Talo monastery

HR2F+637, Punakha, Bhutan

Talo monastery is a monastery located in Punakha, Bhutan. The average rating of this place is 4.70 out of 5 stars based on 15 reviews. The street address of this place is HR2F+637, Punakha, Bhutan. It is about 3.92 kilometers away from the Punakha Suspension Bridge.

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5 pema khandu - 3 months ago

Talo Monastery is situated on the ridge above Punakha Valley at an elevation of 2800M above the sea level. The monastery is one of the prominent monastery in the country as it served as the residence of the mind incarnation of Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyel. It is commonly known as Talo Geompa or Talo Sangacholing Monastery. It was founded by Chogtul Jigme Singye (1742-1789), the fourth reincarnation of Lam Thripa (Gyalse Tenzin Ragbye) in 1767. Monastery is located at a distance of 16km from Khuruthang town, a small township close by Punakha Dzong.

5 deepti saraswat - 3 years ago

Situated at a reasonable height. On the way to monastery do visit a primary school which was unique in itself. The atmosphere at monastery is peaceful with scenic view of mountains. Very picturesque.

5 T T - a year ago

Pearched on a hilltop with beautiful views of the valley below and distant mountains, the beauty of Talo serves a fitting backdrop to its rich religious and cultural heritage. Most visitors speak of being overcome by a strong sense of spiritual serenity when visiting its ancient Dzong.

5 Ronnie Saikia - 2 years ago

Located at a stature of 2,800m which is reached out along the slope inclines Talo Village is the ideal choice for the nature lovers. It is built on a level and has brilliant sight of abutting villages.The stunning farm and places of the town have its own bloom gardens and on the slope slant corns and sweet peas are developed bounty. Talo Tsechu has held in the ground close to Talo Dzong or Monastery.

5 Rakesh Bodh - 2 years ago

Superb, must visit this place, but we were not allowed to go inside the temple.

5 Ugyen Dorji - 2 years ago

A buddhist monastery with a historic place.

5 Ng Sook chin - 2 years ago

Beautiful and quiet. Very serene

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