This lovely valley is the religious heartland of the nation and home to some of its oldest Buddhist temples and monasteries. Tales of Guru Padmasambhava and the tertons (religious treasure-discoverers) still linger in this sacred region.

   Places you must see when you are in Bumthang:
   • Jambey Lhakhang
   • Kurje Lhakhang
   • Tamshing Lhakhang
   • Jakar Dzong

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