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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 Travel Guide

The people of Thimpu are friendly but quiet. They carry out their jobs very methodically and with great perfection. Buddhism is the main religion of Thimpu. You can come across monks and priests offering teachings of Buddhism at every corner of the city. Festivals in Thimpu are one way or the other linked to Buddhism. Visiting Thimpu at the time of festivals is an added bonus as you get to see the true Bhutanese... read more

Thimphu History

The history of Thimphu is marked with several popular architectural constructions. The Tashichho Dzong was built in 1661. It was rebuilt in 1961-62 and now houses the main government offices, the National Assembly, the throne room for king and the summer headquarters of the Central Monastic Body. Another dzong, the Simtokha Dzong was built in 1627. This is the oldest dzong in Thimphu and is a gateway to the Thimphu... 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

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

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