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Singye Dzong

The famed Singye Dzong, one of the most important sites of pilgrimage in Bhutan is a 3-day uphill walk from Lhuentse Dzong. It is located at an altitude of more than 3,000 meters. It is believed that Guru Rinpoche, the Precious

Tantric Master once meditated here. Singye dzong is the main sacred place where Guru Rinpoche meditated. Thousands of pilgrims visit every year. It is also located within the Bumdeling Wildlife Sanctuary close to the Tibetan border. The closest communities to Singye Dzong are Khomagang and Denchung villages.

Currently, the area has a mediation center that accommodates 12 monks in a three-year retreat, two main monasteries are Gawa Dzong and Singye Dzong. A journey to Singye dzong will be a rewarding experience

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