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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 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 History

On his visit to Thimphu, Padmasambhav laid the foundation of many Buddhist monasteries. In the 15th or 16th century AD, the Buddhist scholar Padmalingpa arrived in Thimphu. He established Buddhism as a convention over here. Moreover the rise of the Drukpa sect piloted the formation of the theocracy of Druk-yul by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal in 1616.   read more

Thimphu Travel Guide

The architectural beauty of the town can be seen in its old and new buildings. Great examples of architecture in Thimpu are the Simtokha Dzong, Tashichho Dzong or the Fortress of the Glorious Religion. Then the National Library and the High Court in town are built in pure Bhutanese style of architecture. The newly built SAARC building is another impressive structure in the city. The building has beautiful corridors and... read more

Thimphu Sightseeing

The Museums provide an insight to the Bhutanese way of life, its various cultures and traditions. The Textile museum and the Folk Heritage Museum are worth a visit. The Textile museum displays the garments that the Bhutanese men used to wear in the 17th century till today. The Folk Heritage Museum provides a look at the traditional Bhutanese homes and also the everyday life of the rural population.   read more

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