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A quaint place

It is a simple Buddhist Monastery located right on the entrance of the Phuntsholing (Indo-Bhutan... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Imphal, India
Temple cum park located right inside the city center

As soon as you cross onto the Bhutanese side from India (via Bhutan gate), you take a left and you... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Prathamesh S
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| Near the Weekend Market, Phuntsholing, Bhutan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a simple Buddhist Monastery located right on the entrance of the Phuntsholing (Indo-Bhutan border). One can feel the magic of peace and calmness out here. Just sit down in one of the benches spread out in the garden within the campus and feel/experience...More

Thank HRKSharma
Reviewed 11 May 2018

As soon as you cross onto the Bhutanese side from India (via Bhutan gate), you take a left and you reach this temple/park. I visited this on a Sunday evening and it was relatively crowded. I could see a lot of Indian as well as...More

Thank Prathamesh S
Reviewed 8 May 2018

This is one of the places to visit in the evening time where you can relax in the park . This temple is located in the center of Phuntsholing town. Usually people spend around an hour or two in this temple

Thank Varadharajan C
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Zangto Pelri Lhakhang is said to be the portrayal of the holy abode of the revered Guru Rinpoche. Situated in the heart of Phuentsholing's market place there is a continuous stream of pilgrims here offering their prayers and spinning the prayer wheel. The atmosphere here...More

Thank Dhairyashil V
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

It's a nice a quiet place to visit with friends and family in the evening. it has got a good vibes which brings peace The view from the monastery is also awesome with the entire city and river below

Thank SurabheeGupta
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Zangthopelri meaning celestial abode is right in the heart of Phuentsholing town. Worth a visit if you have time with spacious garden around.

Thank Chen-Ray_Travel
Reviewed 13 March 2018

This monastery will signal that you have arrived in the land of monasteries. There is huge garden and chairs to while your time. I wouldn't recommend it is must visit, but since travellers reach Phuntsholing one day before you can check this place out.

Thank Swati D
Reviewed 8 January 2018

This temple provides a good platform to make round in Phuentsholing. Its front spacious park is a place for sitting together with friends and families.

Thank sherabtenzin360
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

In the centre of the town. Besides prayers, a lot many group of friends hang around the area and has been a meeting spot for many years. There are seats built around the lhakhang and the park. You can see a lot of grandpas and...More

Thank Tricia S
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Entering from India and being here for a while, very close to our hotel, was a great personal experience for me. It is called the heaven of Guru Rinpoche Zhangtho Pelri, situated in the city centre of Phuntsholing and has statues of the eight manifestations...More

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Response from Explorer_aru | Reviewed this property |
Hi, This temple is located very close to the border in Phuntsholing. The distance from jaldapara to border is around 40 km. And as Indian citizen you donot require any permit for entering Phuntsholing. But if you wish to... More