Kuensel Phodrang

thimphu, bhutan

Iconic Sites , Statues , Monuments
One of the largest idols of Buddha in the world! Perfect place for some quiet and peaceful time.
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About Contact Location
event_available When to visit: january - december
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9:00 - 17:00 Everyday
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Kuensel Phodrang, also known as Buddha Point is a massive structure of Shakyamuni Buddha and is one of the largest idols of Buddha in the world. This grand and glorious Buddha can be seen from any corner of Thimphu.
The 51.5 meter bronze statue is three storied with several chapels. The body of Buddha is filled with 125000 smaller statues of Buddha. This statue radiates happiness and peace all around and its beauty in the night is splendid.

Location

Gaki Lam Thimphu Bhutan
City center: Thimphu
Nearest airport: Royal Bhutan Helicopter Services Limited (RBHSL)

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