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Samdrup Jongkhar

If you are planning to go for honeymoon and looking for an ideal location, Samdrup Jongkhar in Bhutan can be an ideal destination. This is the lively border and busy town and is from the ancient town in the entire nation. It is a confluence of many cultures and when you choose to walk the street, you will find the many culture, as the dialects are different. It has an immense Asamese influence that once had crossed the Borders.

Undoubtedly visiting this part of the nation will proffer you with some of the breathtaking views of nature. This is also the Eastern Bhutan’s biggest urban and commercial centre. You will find people coming in this place for shopping and enjoy the amazing nature’s ambiance.

Now when you have already decided to visit Samdrup Jongkhar, you definitely need to know the attractions here. This will help both you and your partner spend time while in the left time you both can take a leisurely walk and enjoy the captive nature in this wonderful location.

Attractions and Places to See

Samdrup Jongkhar Dzong:
If you love the Bhutanese architecture, then consider having a look at the latest Dzong of Bhutan which is the Samdrup Jongkhar Dzong. This is different from all the dzongs as it is made with cement and also do not stand in any strategic point. It has been built on a vast plain land and consists of the clear modern line which is a contrast to the mystical effect. This is placed inside the stunning town along with serves as judicial; and administrative center of this town.

Mella Bazaar:
This is the border of Samdrup Jongkar which will remind of the Phuntsheoling, as it looks similar to it. You will also witness the different between Indian and Bhutanese side of border. This is a reminder of chaos which existed on Indo-Bhutan gate. But, if you love shopping and never get tired of it, yo9ucan also take a walk across the Mella Bazaar which is in the Galakha side. You will find footwear and fashion apparel along with the any local crafts in this part of the town at a reasonable price. If you are a foodie, consider tasting the street foods as these are very delicious and you can find the many North Indian and Assamese foods here.

Zangtopelri Lhakhang:
The Zangtopelri Lhakhang in Samdruo Jongkhar town is similar to the Zangtopelri Lhakhang in Phuntsheoling. If you have been there before, then you can find the similarities and if not, you can have a look at it and consider seen the Zangtopelri Lhakhang in Phuntsheoling. The antiopera present here is a representation of heaven visualized by Buddhist which consists of several paintings, wall carvings and murals.

This is a tiny hamlet located in the Samdrup district known as a famous picnic spot along with a birding spot. You will find several Bhutanese people who are of Nepali origin who stay here and also will provide you with opportunities to taste some of the amazing Nepali dishes.

This spot is also known as a swimming spot too, as you can thoroughly enjoy the experience. It is recommended to avoid monsoons, as it gets extremely muddy.

Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary:
This amazing sanctuary is located along the Eastern side of the Bhutan. It has an area of 650 sq km and is one of the must visit locations. The prime objective of this wildlife sanctuary is to protect the endangered species. This is believed as the best Yeti spotting region.

If you are something who loves adventure, then consider going for trekking through Sakteng Park as it will allow experiencing the unspoiled beauty of the nature. You can find some of the Himalayan black bear, snow leopards, red pandas, red fox, blood pheasant, Asameese Macau, hairy belied Himalayan squirrel, rose fin and much more.

The trekking will allow you to stay in the campsites which are amazingly designed. You will find the wooden architecture and stone walls with a beautiful backdrop. Everything is available here for your convenience. So consider going for trekking with your partner and enjoy the beauty of the nature.

Singye Dzong:
This is one of the known dzongs of Bhutan known for the spiritual significance. It is popular for the mysterious Lion fortress and has a shape of dozing lion. Since there was no human habitation across the area, this is considered as a great sport for mediation.

You can have a look at the mystical characters present in the dzong like the rock which consist of 108 evil Garudas who were considered as from those who were a threat to the world.

With the many places that you can have a look at in your trip to Samdrup jangkhar, this place becomes the ideal honeymoon destination. Blend of several cultures, the place will never fail to amaze you. Moreover if you choose to trek, it will again provide you with numerous opportunities.

So consider visiting Samdrup Jongkhar in Bhutan to enjoy n unforgettable trip tih your beloved partner.