National Institute of Traditional Medicine
Established in 1978, this institute collects medicinal plants from remote corners of the Bhutanese Himalaya, such as Lingzhi, Laya and...
Folk Heritage Museum
This restored three-storey, rammed-earth and timber building replicates a traditional farmhouse and is furnished as it would have been...
National Textile Museum
Thimphu's best museum is part of the Royal Textile Academy and is the place to learn about Bhutan's living national art of thagzo ...
Popular place just outside central Thimphu, with a big dance floor, DJs and thumping electronic beats. Expect a small cover charge.
This project trains young Bhutanese with a learning disability as bakers. It's worth your support, especially as all that this involves...
Thori Lam · interesting places nearby
Yu-Druk Bicycle information
Local tour company Yu-Druk Tours organises rides and rents mountain bikes (US$30 per day, including helmet) from this bike shop. It can arrange to have you and the bike transported to the start of several rides. It also sells accessories and nifty Bhutanese-designed cycling shirts and shorts.