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Thrangu Tashi Monastery

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All reviews prayer flags stay overnight daily life guest house stunning views couple of hours great place to visit monastic life dining hall there are so many well worth the visit dirt road bus or taxi important buddhist hill hike meals
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I spent 2 nights in the monastery in December 2018. During my stay, I was having breakfast/lunch/dinner in the dinning hall with monks and I was having milk tea with monks in the shrine room when they were praying. The sculptures of buddha and stupas...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Waking up at 5am and walking to the Monestary to experience the morning chanting will stay with me forever. It doesn't matter what religion you follow, I am not a Buddhist but this experience was special. Don't expect a museum because it's not, it's a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 857rameshp
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

If like us you were unable to get into Tibet due to unforeseen circumstances then this is a must! It’s quiet a journey but it’s amazing!!!! Please go!!!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

A amazing monastery, maintained so well, those who are looking after it need the highest compliments, the devotion of the monks and the energy is unique.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank RajivSirohi
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth the trek from Kathmandu. Recommend staying overnight for a peaceful night’s rest, cooler temperature and wonderful experience. We are thankful to the Lama for allowing us to experience their daily life including prayer and meals.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

It seems many people hike up to the monastery - good idea as the dirt road leading up guarantees an extremely bumpy and dusty ride by bus or taxi. The night at Namobuddha should have been a highlight of our tour of Nepal, but turned...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Brock53
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

The bus ride up to the monastery is an adventure, especially the final stretch when the bus grinds its way through the sandy and dusty dirt road. The monastery sits on top of a mountain and has a new guest house. Stunning views in all...More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank otmarg2014
Reviewed 12 January 2018

You can't change the weather, so you just appreciate whatever you see for what it is. I think there may have been a great view, but not sure! The cafe there has some good food and is reasonably priced.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank julesthumper
Reviewed 26 December 2017

This monastery is one of the three most important Buddhist pilgrimage sites in Nepal. The monastery complex has an intense monastic life, the site is sacred and many pilgrims come here. It is a beautiful complex with lovely and large gardens, well-running facilities, many stupas,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank ENRIC-23
Reviewed 23 November 2017

I actually spent three nights/two and a half days at the monastery as part of a tour. My first thought, as a person with no religious adherence, that this would bore me, but I had a great time. Our group had two guides for our...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Response from helinille | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, here are the emails of the monk looking after the guest houses. There are 2 in Namobuddha - old and new they call them, both within the premises of the gompa. New guest house: lamanyimadorje[at]gmail - Lama Nyima... More
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