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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

Shabdrung holds a prominent position in the history of Thimphu. He was the force behind unifying the entire country and for constructing the most beautiful temple - fortresses also known as dzongs. He pioneered the dual system of spiritual and temporal leaders that was brought down by Sir Ugyen Wangchuck in the early 20th century. Shabdrung - the monk ruler was a Tibetian native and he ruled the country for 35 years.... 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

While being so ethnic and pure it is reaching out to the modern world. The modernity is being introduced to it in a phased manner. If you want to enjoy natural beauty along with a mix of rich culture, then the land of peaceful Dragons awaits you. The signature feature of the city is its culture integrated with the natural beauty. Popular sights for visitors in Thimphu include Museums, Monasteries, Dzongs, a Zoo,... read more

Thimphu Nightlife

In Thimphu you will come across several restaurants that will remain in your memory with their cuisine. Rice and cheese are the basic ingredients in Bhutan cuisine, and the predominant flavor is chili. The staff is friendly and professional and will do its best to make your stay a perfect one. read more

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