Paro is a town and seat of , in the Paro Valley of . It is a historic town with many sacred sites and historical buildings scattered throughout the area. It is also home to , Bhutan's sole international airport.

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Paro International Airport is the sole international airport of the four airports in . is situated 3½ km south of Paro. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

National Museum of Bhutan is a cultural museum in the town of in western . Photo: Emily Davidow, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Buddhist temple
Kyichu Lhakhang, is an important Himalayan Buddhist temple situated in Lango Gewog of in . is situated 4 km west of Paro.

Buddhist temple
Jangtsa Dumgtseg Lhakhang is a Buddhist temple in western . Photo: Cfynn, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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