Thimphu Travel Guide
Thimphu is the capital city of Bhutan. It is the administrative hub of the government and charm of beautiful monasteries. Without traffic lights and noisy backgrounds in these modern times, Bhutan is a quiet place to enjoy, pray and rejuvenate. September to November brings autumn season which is good for trekking and tour activities; March to May are perfect for bird watching.
It can be reached within an hour drive from the International airport of Paro. Tashichho Dzong, Changangkha Lhakhang, Buddha Dordenma, and the Memorial Chorten are the sacred must-visit sites. Nearby, The National Textile Museum, Jungshi Handmade Paper Factory are good for educational visits; Changlimithang Stadium offers football and archery competitions. Motithang Takin Preserve (wildlife reserve) attracts many tourists that inhabit unique animals. Local food is always tantalizing. Do taste local Dim sum, Ema Datshi and other rice meals.Read More Read Less