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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 Sightseeing

Memorial Chorten: This is a huge Chorten and was built in 1974 to commemorate the late king, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck. He is regarded as the father of the modern Bhutan. It is one of the most dominant constructions in Thimphu and can be seen from almost anywhere.   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

Thimphu Travel Guide

Thimpu is the capital of a small nation named Bhutan. One of the most beautiful places in Asia, Thimpu is the cultural gallery of Bhutan. Standing in the elegant Himalayas, it is a peaceful city that presents natural beauty blended with its cultural splendor. The beauty of the place lies in its snow covered mountains, picturesque landscapes and great historic sites. Every corner of the city speaks of its ethnic... read more

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