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|Cities in Thimphu, Bhutan|
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|Info about Thimphu, Bhutan|
Thimphu Travel Guide
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Thimphu or Thimbu (Tibetan script: ཐིམ་ཕུ་) is the capital of Bhutan. It also happens too be the name of the surrounding valley and dzongkhag, the Thimphu District. "All the buildings are designed in a traditional style." "The city is surrounded by forests." "There are no traffic lights in the city:)"
Top Things to See and Do
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"Thimphu Drupchen (religious ceremony) 16-20 Sep 2007"
"Thimphu Tsechhu (religious festival) 21-23 Sep 2007"
"Tashichoedzong, a 17th century fortress monastery, has been the seat of Bhutan's government since 1952. It hosts a colourful masked-dance festival, tsechhu (mentioned above), at the end of summer." "Norzin Lam, the recently upgraded main street, is lined with shops, restaurants, public buildings, etc..." "Dechenphu, Tango and Cheri monasteries" "Dechenchoeling Palace, the official residence of the King, is in the north of the city." Memorial Chorten, National Library, Paro National Museum, Clock Tower Square, Largest Buddha statue in the world, Textile Museum on Norzin Lam, National Folklore Museum, National Memorial Stupa, Trashi Chhoe Dzong"
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"Between China and India" "Paro Airport" "Thimphu City bus"
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Edited by: derick on 06.07.2007