"Paro, the Second Largest City in Bhutan" Paro by illa
Paro Travel Guide: 23 reviews and 70 photos
Paro is a very important city, and it has richer history compared to the new capital Thimphu.
You'll likely arrive by Druk-Air at Paro, the only airport in Bhutan.
You'd be overwhelmed by the Bhutanese tranquility right there at the airport.
Driving from Paro to Thimphu, you'll arrive at a pass that offers you a panoramic view of the airport.
It's the traditional, the official, the commercial building. Similar style for shop and for residence.
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