The city of Thimphu is nestled in the higher ranges of the Himalayas, and offers some of the most astonishing views of Bhutan’s emerald green forests, Raidack and the Chuu (River).
As the capital of Bhutan, Thimphu is truly a must-visit. Many believe that the city has been blessed, with tourists filling the streets exploring the unique treasures of Bhutanese culture, cuisine and lifestyle.
When visiting Thimphu, be sure to check out the Buddha Dordenma, Memorial Chorton, Dechencholing Palace, Clock Tower Square and Motithang Takin Preserve. Other places that might peak your interest include monasteries such as; Dechen Phodrang, Tango and Cheri.
Thimphu also offers many charming cafes and bars as well as restaurants to socialize and meet like-minded explorers.