While traveling on a limited budget, you need to keep a lot of things in mind. Although the places that you would be visiting might distract your mind with its tempting views and surroundings, it always wiser to keep a check on the expenses that you have while on a trip. Especially in Bhutan, where you would hardly find any ATMs, you will most definitely need to carry some extra cash while on a budget trip. In the capital of Bhutan that is Thimphu sightseeing cost can vary from INR 15,000 to INR 30,000. In this article, we are going to look into the distinctive rates required to explore Thimphu, Bhutan.
How to explore Thimphu with the minimum budget?
After you reach Phuentsholing, you can explore that place for a day and rest for the night there and start your journey from the next onwards. In Phuentsholing there are few monasteries where you go and get the taste of Bhutan’s Buddhist culture of peaceful tranquility. They have a very peaceful approach towards life which is very rarely found in other parts of the world.
For Phuentsholing you can book a cab with the help of your travel agent, or you can seldom search for different car rental services that are readily available in Phuentsholing. The car rental agencies usually provide a separate guide apart from the driver and the vehicle. The cost of all these services should not exceed INR 3000. However, the cost might vary with the total distance covered along with halts if you would like any. But the total Thimphu sightseeing cost is cheaper as compared to the other places in Bhutan.
Major attractions in Thimphu are:
This is a monastery and fort with a beautiful view of the landscape in Thimphu. This place oozes serenity through its air.
Memorial Chorten, Thimphu
This is a stupa of Buddhist culture along with a monastery with a golden shrine. For the ones who have an interest in exploring religion and culture this is one of the best places for you.
This is another monastery in Thimphu where we will get peaceful vibes and monks preaching and practicing the teachings of Lord Buddha.
In this place, you can get the taste and essence of Bhutan and experience the actual lifestyle that is led by the Bhutanese people.
Folk Heritage Museum
This museum has been built to spread the knowledge about Bhutanese culture and heritage through its vivid display of their local artifacts and scriptures apart from other things.
In Thimphu, sightseeing costs will sure encompass all the above-mentioned destinations. However, if you want to explore more, you might more money and time.