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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The chief abbot summer residence. This fortess is very grand. Opposite it is the paliment and palace. The fortess is also divided into monastery and the Admin. During the visit, the chief abbot has just being retured from the winter fortess to the summer fortress....More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank henghown
Reviewed 5 days ago

As with all forts across Bhutan, the architecture is quite something. Lots of paintings on the walls and small rooms off rooms - many of which are off limites. It doubles as a royal residence and monastery. A must visit in Thimpu.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Phedder
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is also a good place. Now has office and temple. We can visit the temple. Good Buddhist painting can be seen.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank guptaashok_0511
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the main fortress of Bhutan as it is the seat of King and Government. Tourist entry is allowed at 5:30 PM for this Dzong and they have access to limited property. But it is worth to go as the Dzong is really beautiful...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Kalpit0302
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the most famous landmarks in Thimphu as the compound comprises of the Dzong , The King's Palace and the Parliament . However as a tourist you are only allowed entry to the Dzong at 5 pm . However one should reach...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Saurabh2708
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You might have visited numerous dzongs in Bhutan but this is a must do. It is a gorgeous building with exceptional architecture and beautiful temple. It should be a part of your itinerary and do not miss out on the Cherry blossom right at the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank missh0telreviewer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a magnificent building and there is also a great temple in it. Impressive and gorgeous fortress which usually open n the evening as the ministries office are still running in the day time. There are some high steep stairs to climb but always...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank PEili K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an impressive fortress that functions both for the government and for the temple. It’s definitely an iconic building in Thimphu that you must see!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank itsxjackie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thimpu Dzong opens late in the evening as the government office runs here. It's a beautiful Dzong with gorgeous nature around. A few steps to climb and security checking too in place. Refreshing place

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 123GYPSY
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in the late afternoon. Lots of stairs to climb. A must visit with a view of the surrounding mountains and valley. Tashichhoedzong is a Buddhist monastery and fortress on the northern edge of the city of Thimphu in Bhutan, on the western bank...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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manuk491
January 8, 2018|
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Response from Bhaskar_10 | Reviewed this property |
Dear Manu, Great to know that you have decided to visit Bhutan. I think it is one of the most amazing places I have ever seen. Buddha Point - No Charges Takin Reserve - INR 200/- per person Choten - INR 300/- per person... More
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Response from roydinesh | Reviewed this property |
Visitors with half pants not allowed inside Full pant with half or full sleeve shirts will do.Not possible to say weather there,will be rush or not.Try to visit in the morning hours.
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luckydog172
April 8, 2016|
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Response from jainprateek | Reviewed this property |
Jeans is ok...upper body has to be covered....for that matter T shirt is also ok...however , just keep it in mind that the overall dress should be sober..covering head is not at all mandatory. Happy travelling
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