Capital Thimphu and its attractions


Thimphu is about 2300 meter above sea level and capital city of the Country. If the Memorial Chorten (constructed in the memory of the Third King Jigme Dorji Wangchuk) is the symbol of Thimphu, there are other attractions such as; National Library of Bhutan. textile museum, folk heritage muesum, Farmer’s market, Bhutan post (Stamp museum), Heritage Restaurant; where you will enjoy typical Bhutanese cuisine with ara (local wine), Zorig Chusum (Thirteen Art and Craft) Institute, Institute of Traditional Medicine and many others.