Many of Bhutan’s most popular attractions can be found close to Thimphu, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Among the most popular attractions here are the fabulous Simtokha Dzong and the incredible Bhutan National Library. If time permits, be sure to also visit Buddha Dordenma and Coronation Park.
To really understand Bhutan, visit one of its fabulous cultural destinations. Admire, learn and be thoroughly entertained in the variety of museums such as Textile Museum.
Those who are into sports can cheer on local heroes the Bhutan national football team soccer team in summer and the Bhutan women's national football team at the iconic Changlimithang Stadium, the sporting heart and soul of the city. After the game, follow the stream of local sports obsessives to the nearby pubs and relive the match highlights over a few drinks.
The Taj Tashi is an ideal choice for those preferring to base themselves in the vicinity of Thimphu. Alternatively Bhutan’s city center offers plenty of other options to suit all tastes and budgets.