Phuentsholing - Tourist Destination in Bhutan

The frontier town, it is a thriving commercial centre, situated directly at the base of Himalayan foothills. It is a fascinating place where different ethnic groups mingle prominently Indian, Bhutanese and Nepalese. Being the border town, Phuentsholing serves as the convenient entry/exit point for Bhutan and also the important link to visit the Indian state of West Bengal, Sikkim and Assam.phuentsholing Bhutan

Places of Interest in Phuentsholing (Altitude 300m.)

Zangtho Pelri
Situated in city centre, this small temple represents the heaven of Guru Rinpoche. On ground floor there are statues of eight manifestations of Guru Rinpoche and paintings on Buddha’s life while the next floor contains eight Bodhisattavas and statues of Avalokiteshvara and Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal. On top floor, there is a main statue of Amitabha.

Kharbandi Goemba
Founded in 1967 by Royal Grand Mother, Ashi Phuntsho Choedron and situated at the altitude of 400m, this beautiful monastery contains paintings on the life of Buddha, statues of Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal and Guru Rinpoche. From the monastery garden there is a fascinating view of Phuentholing town and surrounding plains.

HOTELS IN THIMPHU
Taj Tashi
Le Meridien
Hotel Druk
Hotel Ariya
Hotel Kisa
Phuntsho Pelri
City Hotel
Tara Phendeyling
HOTELS IN PUNAKHA
COMO Uma
RKPO Green Resort
Zhingkham Resort
Dragon's Nest Hotel
Meri Puensum Resort
Hotel Pema Karpo
Damchen Resort
HOTELS IN GANGTEY
Gangtey Goenpa Lodge
Hotel-Dewachen
Gakiling Lodge
HOTELS IN BUMTHANG
The Village Lodge
Wangdicholing Resort
Hotel Jakar View
Jakar Village Lodge
Hotel Ugyenling
Swiss Guest House
River Lodge
HOTELS IN MONGAR
Wangchuk Hotel
HOTELS IN TRASHIGANG
Druk Deothjung Resort
HOTELS IN PHUENTSHOLING
Hotel Druk
Lhaki Hotel
Bhutan Ga Me Ga Hotel