Thimphu tour packages & holidays

Thimphu as a tour and holiday destination 

Thimphu is known as the political and economic center of Bhutan, and although there are many things you could do here, there are a few in particular you're sure to be interested in. If you want to know more about Thimphu tourism, these are the most popular tourist attractions and areas in the city.

Things to do in Thimphu 

The Thimphu museums are especially astounding, showing off some of the rich cultural history that lies behind the area. The museums and architecture are impressive and one of the main reasons people travel here. Rinpung Dzong, Drukgyal Dzong and Mongar Gewog are just a few of the best places to travel to if you're in the area. You could also visit the National Textile Museum, the Folk Heritage Museum, or take a stroll to the Weekend Market on Saturday or Sunday to do some shopping. These are all great places to visit if you decide to go on holiday to Thimphu.

Best time to visit Thimphu 

The best time to visit is during the dryer summer months, which are between June and September. The accommodations available are varied, so you could stay in anything from a bed and breakfast to a 5-star luxury hotel. There are always lots of great options so you know you can find the right accommodations, no matter what your personal preferences or budget.

If you're interested in signing up for one of these tours, you should plan ahead and do it as early on as possible before they fill up. There are also certain attractions you will only be able to see if you have a tour guide with you, so it's definitely something worth considering if you have plans to visit Thimphu, Bhutan in the near future.


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