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magneficient buddha point

magneficient monument atop a hillock, overlooking the city and valley thimpu amazing you can... read more

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khatauv
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Mumbai, India
View of the Golden Buddha can be seen all over Thimphu

This is a rather new establishment and it was easily being seen all over from the city of Thimphu... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cary L
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Reviewed yesterday

magneficient monument atop a hillock, overlooking the city and valley thimpu amazing you can feel the calmness once you visit the monument motorable road and very little climbing.....simply awesome

Thank khatauv
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a rather new establishment and it was easily being seen all over from the city of Thimphu. I have take multiple different angle shots of the Buddha and it was wonderful. Would recommend to visit to see it's grandeur!

Thank Cary L
Reviewed 2 days ago

A huge statue of Lord Buddha easily accessible by a car from the city to the top. I felt the calmness at my heart when I visited the place. The beautiful view of the city below is also one of the attractions.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

It is situated on the top of a hill 10 minute car drive from the Thimphu city. A huge Budha statue of golden colour. Inside lot of budhism cultural information with nice images. Outside open space for a very good view. A must vist for...More

Thank delhiwalaNewDelhi
Reviewed 5 days ago

It appears as if Buddha is watching over the city below. I had to climb nearly 200 steps to reach the top, so I would strong recommend elderly people to avoid it. However, you can drive up to the starting point and still get a...More

Thank Malab S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a huge buddha statue which can be seen from literally everywhere from Thimphu. It is ~55m long and was sponsorred by some Singapore nationals.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful and peaceful place in Bhutan. I believe it was heaven for me.The inside carvings were handmade & fully in gold colour and the floor was made of wood. Very huge inside and pictures were not allowed to be taken. There...More

Thank kavitar74
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's perched on a high hill top. You can see it from almost any corner in thimpu. Easy to reach by car. No climbing required. This is similar to the big Bhudda on the hills in Hong Kong. This one is fully gold plated. Beautiful...More

Thank palit
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the largest statue of Gautam Buddha. atop a hill surrounded by magical mountains and clear sky. This place is so calm and peaceful. Must for all tourist visiting Thimphu. The 52 m tall statue is not about the height or gold polish or...More

Thank AmareshTiwari
Reviewed 1 week ago

Must visit when in Thimphu is a visit to the Great Buddha Dordenma Statue which is a gigantic Shakyamuni Buddha statue. It is about 51.5 meters tall. The statue houses over one hundred thousand smaller Buddha statues, each of which, like the Great Buddha Dordenma...More

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Sheela G
11 January 2018|
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Response from RAJENDRA884 | Reviewed this property |
If you can afford 40-50 thousand per hour, it is fine but I did not see much sense in it as road travel is awesome, one finds lot of scenic beauty at eye level. Pls note that helicopter charges are in the range of US Dollar... More
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manu k
8 January 2018|
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Hi manu k. All of these places in the Thimpu region are excellent choices to see and I would strongly suggest to visit Simply Bhutan and the Post office. I can not tell you the entry fees to any of the great places to visit... More
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richiburman
14 September 2017|
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Response from Triflyer | Reviewed this property |
cant recall but I think it should be open. If there is a festival, all the more reason why it should be. Better to check if important. I personally think it is not an issue even if closed as the journey, the atmosphere... More
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