It is the capital of this Himalayan Kingdom. It is the center of government, religion and commerce. This place is a unique combination of ancient traditions and modern development. Thimphu maintains its character in architectural style. Visit the colorful weekend market, museums and landmarks like National Memorable Chorten. It is famous for being the only capital in the world which does not have a traffic light.
Visit School of Arts and Crafts where students are taught 13 types of Bhutanese art, visit National library where there are collection of Bhutanese scripture dates back to eighth centuries. There is a nursery pen for ‘Takin’ the national animal of Bhutan. If you want to just walk around Thimphu make sure to taste the variety of food in Bhutan including basket upon basket of fiery chillies.