Popular Cities in Bhutan

Top cities in Bhutan, page 1, based on popularity among TravBuddy members.

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Paro #1 most popular location
The decent into Paro airport is something special. Flying vertically through a labyrinth of mountains before you touch down, it must be the worlds most demanding approach for a pilot. Arrivin…
14travelers 11reviews 24blogs
Thimphu #2 most popular location
Thimphu was established as the capital of Bhutan in 1952. At that time it was hardly more then a fortress surrounded by some huts. Thimphu town is going through an unprecedented construc…
47travelers 13reviews 9blogs
Punakha #3 most popular location
Punakha is located in a fertile and beautiful valley at 1350 meters/4430 feet. Thirty years ago this little town was only a dzong (fortress). The small size of the place is surprising conside…
1travelers 6reviews 8blogs
Gangtey #4 most popular location
4reviews 2blogs
Wangdiphodrang #5 most popular location
Wangdiphodrang is both a town and the captial of the district of the same name in a fertile valley in central Bhutan. A large Dzong dominates the skyline, originally built for military prote…
2reviews 3blogs
Trongsa #6 most popular location
Trongsa lies six to eight hours out of Thimpu on the way to Bumthang and Jakara and is one of Bhutan's most historic little towns. The dzong here (temple), constructed in 1644 is particularl…
1travelers 2reviews 3blogs
Jakar #7 most popular location
Jakar is a relatively small town in the central/eastern part of Bhutan and is the capital of the Bumthang District, popular for its many trekking locations, dzongs and natural beauty. Located…
Thimpu #8 most popular location
5travelers 1reviews 3blogs
Jangothang #9 most popular location
Wangdue Phodrang #10 most popular location
Phuntsholing #11 most popular location
Phuntsholing is the border town in southern Bhutan, a windy six to eight hour drive from Thimpu and lies across the border from the dusty, dirty, noisy Indian town of Jaigaon. A large Tibeta…
1travelers 1blogs
Lobesa #12 most popular location
Lhuentse #13 most popular location
Shana #14 most popular location
Tashigang #15 most popular location
2travelers 1blogs
Samdrup Jongkhar #16 most popular location
Thangthangka #17 most popular location
Trashigang #18 most popular location