Bhutan Shopping

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  • The Bhutanese Gho dress
    The Bhutanese Gho dress
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  • you need two people to get dressed in a Gho
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Bhutan Shopping

  • Not too much to buy

    There are few itens to buy in Bhutan and part of it looks like they are made in India or Nepal. Weavering is a national handcraft and everyhouse you pass by there is someone doing this work. Beautiful...but very expensive. Till 900 US dolars for a shawl.

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  • Go for the GHO!

    Timphu is the place to do the shopping. And one of the local specialties are the traditional clothes. I just had to buy a real GHO - the men´s dress. If you come from India/Nepal and you have still Rs left, spend them here. Because of the close relations between India and Bhutan the Indian Rupees are a second currency next to the Bhutanese...

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  • What to Buy in Bhutan

    In Bhutan, you can shop for colorful masks, hand-woven bamboo items, wood carvings, stamps (great collections), silver, silk and bronzes. Handmade paper products, Buddhist paintings and religious thangkas are also popular items. Go to weekend market in Thimphu and you can see what you can find. Do not purchase antiques - they will not be allowed...

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Bhutan Hotels

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  • Amankora Thimphu

    Near Kuenga Chhoeling Palace Upper Motithang, Thimphu, Bhutan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Uma Paro

    I upgraded one night from the government hotels and was so glad I did. While the government hotels...

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  • Taj Tashi

    I was there for a week last month. The hotel is 5* hotel in Thimpu. It is a joint venture project by...

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  • Amankora

    Balakha Chento Geog, Near Drugyal Dzong Paro, PARO

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 5 out of 5 stars

  • Dewachen Hotel

    P.O.Box 236, Thimphu, Bhutan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Kichu Resort Paro Bhutan

    It was dark when we reached our hotel. Friendly staff welcomed us with appetizers and hot tea. Tea...

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  • Druk Hotel Thimphu

    Thimphu, Bhutan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Tiger's Nest Hotel

    Satsam Chorten, Paro, Bhutan

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

  • Hotel Riverview

    We stayed in Hotel Riverview in Thimpu. It wasn’t the best hotel we stayed in Bhutan, but not so bad...

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