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Kyichu Lhakhang

Lamgong Gewog, Paro 12001, Bhutan
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Kyichu Lakhang is an old 7th century temple, located only a few km from Paro. It has two part. One... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New Delhi, India
One of the oldest Bhutanese Temple

Thought have been built by the Tibetans in the 7th century this temple was later rebuilt many... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Supratik S
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Lamgong Gewog, Paro 12001, Bhutan

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Kyichu Lakhang is an old 7th century temple, located only a few km from Paro. It has two part. One is the ancient part and it has an annexe of newer version as well. It is a very quiet place. There is a folk lore...More

Thank debasis2k
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thought have been built by the Tibetans in the 7th century this temple was later rebuilt many times.The spirituality of the place will move you. The temple next to the Jowo temple was built by Queen Keshan Choden Wangchuk wife of the 4th King of...More

Thank Supratik S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in the middle of the Paro Village, This place offers a spiritual and positive energy for the people seeking who are interested in Pilgrimage. For Sinister negative person it may look ill, but for those interested in receiving blessing and learning its history, It...More

Thank Nim D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Your guides will likely take you to this temple because it is one of two of the oldest in the country. We enjoyed the story of its importance, the small courtyard with orange trees (although a bit too many flies when we visited), and the...More

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This 7th century temple is located only a few km from Paro. When you enter the main courtyard you will notice burning butter lamps and a large orange tree. The courtyard is quite small but beautiful. Inside the temple you will see the original "shrine...More

Thank MFR2002
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's the oldest temple in Bhutan. Inside the temple, it has beautiful statues and paintings. Outside, orange trees are there, which bears fruit all the four seasons. It's a must visit temple.

Thank Bhutan-Tenpa-Travel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kyichu Lakhang dates from the 7th century and so is one of the oldest temples in Bhutan. It's also one of the most beautiful. There are two shrines here- a newer one and the ancient one. Away from the hustle and bustle of town, it...More

Thank Pahari
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

According to my guide, the Kichu Lakhang consists of 2 shrines and 1 of them is over 1000 years old. The great MahaSiddha Guru Rinpoche Padmasambhava, the second Buddha of this era, planted a cypress tree in the compound of this temple with the aspiration...More

Thank Wei Bing L
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

not far from ParoDown town but you need a taxi it s one of the older monastery on the Himalayen Kingdom this place still to be so active

Thank ksarman
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

So quiet and very beautiful place that anyone can pass a very good tine in the Monetary. I wanted to have an orange from the tree in front of the temple.

Thank Rakibur R
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