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Address: Thimphu, Bhutan
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Uninterrupted Views to the Himalayas

It was mesmerizing. Our local guide offered minimal verbal support initially, suggesting only a very short 5-minute stop over. As we drew close to the summit he and the driver... read more

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was mesmerizing. Our local guide offered minimal verbal support initially, suggesting only a very short 5-minute stop over. As we drew close to the summit he and the driver started to get visibly excited then announced we would be privileged with one of the best days of the year to be at Dochula Pass. It was stunning. Uninterrupted views... More 

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We were here on our way to Punakha. Sadly there was a cloud coverage and we couldn't see the views. Still it was a great place to visit

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Awesome view point to see he Himalayas. Just make sure you go to a clear day to have a better view of the whole mount range

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South East London
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good views of the Himalayas on clear days, but very crowded and the restrooms very overused and dirty.

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Bengaluru, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

If you get lucky and the weather favors you - you get a view of the Himalayas. Your guide will take you through the rest Top Tip: - It's chilly because of the altitude, but the sun can be harsh (keep the sunscreen handy) - Save the cafeteria for last...You'll end up spending a fair amount of time at the... More 

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Jalandhar, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

it is located in front of one restaurant can be seen on the way to Punakha. the location and weather of the pass is worth seeing.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went over this pass on our way to see other monasteries, hoping to get a glimpse of the highest peak in Bhutan, but it was too cloudy.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dochula pass is not very high, but even in third week of March (we were there in the morning of 17th March 2017), we experienced light rain and snow. It was feezing cold so after a few minutes of watching the snow flakes we took refuge in the cafe. The cafe was humming with activity. Tourists from all over the... More 

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Thank Raghvinder
United Arab Emirates
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The point is too hight over the mountain and its always cloudy. Very cold place and there is only one restaurant there so its the best place to have a nice hot cup of coffee

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new delhi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an eventful ride to Dorchula. It is about 45 mins drive towards East of Thimphu. The road is wide but mountainous. We were able to catch the place when it started snowing. Few things to remember:- 1. You need to apply for inner line permit to visit the place with tourism ministry at thimphu. 2. The permit consists... More 

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