Thimphu Ratings & Reviews

Vijai Misra

Vijai Misraratingratingratingratingrating5.0/5

30 reviewsPosted 1 year ago

Nature at it's best

Bhutan has a forest cover of 71%, which may be one of the highest in the world . The country is known for its gross national happiness index a measure of happiness of the people of the country. It is endowed with rivers directly from the glaciers and abundant flora and fauna . People are simple and very helping . A place worth visiting for nature lovers.

Vijay Potluri

Vijay Potluriratingratingratingratingrating5.0/5

104 reviewsPosted 4 years ago

Capital for Gross National Happiness

Lovely place to see and stay.

World's first carbon negative country's capital, really clear physically, culturally, environmentally and people also so nice and soothing and kind hearted many things to see in and around Thimphu.

Buddha point, many monastery's every moment you can enjoy.

That's Thimphu, Bhutan

Saptarshi Chowdhury

Saptarshi Chowdhuryratingratingratingratingrating5.0/5

6 reviewsPosted 4 years ago

Thimphu, a delightful visit

Its great place to be for 3 to 4 days. Checking in from Jaigaon or Phuntsholing may take some time if travelled by road. Tiger's nest in Paro is a must visit. The structures in whole of Bhutan is pagoda style making the whole landscape unique. Visit Thimphu in February to enjoy snow.

  • Thimphu, a delightful visit

Anurag Dikshit

Anurag Dikshitratingratingratingratingrating5.0/5

10 reviewsPosted 4 years ago

In the land of thunder dragon

It was a nice view of Mount Everest during flight from Kolkata to Paro international airport. A very clean and well disciplined country with excellent gross happiness index. They claim their happiness to their spiritual inclination and love for nature and mankind. A pure Buddhist state with ancient Buddhist temples and latest world biggest Buddha bronze statue. The monarchy is loved by its people as it is pro democracy. No horn are blown as a commitment to prevent noise pollution and as a gestures towards environment preservation at large. Very beautiful landscapes and fresh water river add tranquillity and beauty to this place.

Ankit Choudhary

Ankit Choudharyratingratingratingratingratingrating3.9/5

6 reviewsPosted 4 years ago

Mind Blowing

Place is worth a visit. The population of Bhutan is very less, even lesser than most Indian cities :P Hence the place is very clean and very less crowded. The natural beauty is well preserved and the pollution is very very minimal.

If you are a nature lover, this place is certainly a must visit.

Rajiv Kedia

Rajiv Kediaratingratingratingratingratingrating4.3/5

3 reviewsPosted 5 years ago

Mind Blowing Thimpu

This is one of the best mountain destination. Thimpu is present capital of Bhutan. The city is very clean. There is no hawker in the street. People are very helpful. Please visit National School, punaka and thimpu markets. There is authentic handloom shops just near to Taj Tashi, You may feel products are costly but they are best in quality. Try Burger at Cloud9. You must try local food Kawa dasti and red rice.

 sudipto bose

 sudipto boseratingratingratingratingratingrating3.6/5

2 reviewsPosted 5 years ago

feel pleasant and warm

Bhutan is nice place for trip. I would recommend staying in Paro and in Thimpu both cities. Scenic beauties are fantastic. April month is perfect for this visit. But who are expecting snows they must go within February to see the snow. But in April you need woollen clothes but weather is pleasant.

Shreya Sood

Shreya Soodratingratingratingratingrating5.0/5

10 reviewsPosted October 2013

Must visit Bhutan!

Thimphu, the capital of Bhutan, is a lovely little city, especially if you are a walker. The main Chorten, The Dzong, Takin reserve, the Sakyamuni Buddha statue are all easily accessible through cabs which run aplenty. There are lots and lots of souvenir shops with decent prices from where you can pick up stuff. The Junction is the best bookstore in town, right in the middle of Thimphu. Good eating joints include the Zone, Klien's cafe, Big Bakery (run by differently-abled children), Mojo Park and Chopsticks. Tuesday is generally a dry-day. You can hire cabs, bicycles or simply walk in town. The handicraft market is a shopper's delight if you are willing to spend some good money. The Textile Museum is also worth a visit. Unseasonal rain wasted one day of ours, but the snow on distant peaks made a great view, and the sun was out the next day. Towns like Punakha are a 3-hour drive away, and the dzong there is a place one must visit.

  • View of the hills

Anjan Dhar

Anjan Dharratingratingratingratingratingrating4.3/5

2 reviewsPosted March 2013

The best hill resort near India

Reminds you of a capital of a small European state . No pollution , clean streets , no honking , no loud music , quaint cafes , great food , no pollution . Hotels are expensive for all foreigners except Indians as they do not want the the backpack tourists. Shopping is costly except for sales . Good air and road connections to the rest of the world .

Food, sight-seeing and shopping: Good food at cafes but shopping is expensive by Indian standards except in a few places .

Activities & things to do: Dining out, walking around, mountain treks short and long

Travel tips, How to reach, travel warnings etc: Best is to travel by air else about 6 hrs drive from the plains .

Nageswrarao Kondrakunta

Nageswrarao Kondrakuntaratingratingratingratingratingrating4.3/5

5 reviewsPosted December 2012

bhutan paradise

Best scenery n lot of landscapes.. mountains n valleys.. world biggest buddha statue

Food, sight-seeing and shopping: Excellent local food n wine

Activities & things to do: Trekking

Travel tips, How to reach, travel warnings etc: Carry winter wear

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