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Thimphu Map, Bhutan

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Thimphu Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Thimphu with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Thimphu useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Thimphu!

Thimphu History

Thimphu is the capital of Bhutan and is a less known place. The city was secluded from the world for a long time and hence not much is really known about its historical background. According to a few archaeological evidences the first human settlement in the area was around 2000 BC. However, the written chronicles date back to 2nd century AD only. The main religion followed over here is Buddhism and it was introduced... read more

Thimphu Travel Guide

The infrastructure of the city has improved a lot since 1955 when it was crowned the capital of Bhutan. But the efforts have not been very fruitful due to lack of funds. Facilities like drainage, water supply, sewerage and roads need a lot of assistance. The major exports of Thimpu comprise of textiles and wooden crafts. read more

Thimphu Nightlife

Vibrant is the only word that characterizes Thimphu Nightlife. The tourist crowds, that choose this country as their final destination, turn this city into a dynamic one. The clubs, bars and wineries expect you to take their pulse and the restaurants and cafes to taste their delicious meals. Once you choose a place to spend your night, entertainment begins and you basically don’t feel how time goes by. read more

Thimphu Sightseeing

The National Library was established in 1967 and has the country’s oldest and historical chronicles. The library is built in the traditional style of a Bhutanese temple. All the floors of the library have the statues of Buddha in different poses. The library also has an enormous collection of Buddhist books written in English.   read more

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