Paro Valley

Paro Taktsang

Taktsang Palphug Monastery or Paro Taktsang, best known as Tiger's Nest is a buddhist Monastery which lies at the edge of a mountain which is 3120m above the sea level, located in upper valley of Paro, Bhutan. It is a trekkers paradise. Tiger's nest is the main point of attraction for people from all over the world who visits Bhutan.

Paro Taktsang consist of four main temples and several dwellings. The main shrine of the Monastery- the prayer wheel is located at the courtyard of the Temple. All the Temples are inter-connected with steps carved out of rocks.