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Golf on top of Himalayas

We felt honored to be playing a game of Golf at the prestigious Royal Thimphu Golf Club. The only... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2017
Lee8811
Magnificient View

Golf course adds a magnificient view to city of Thimphu. Centrally located and very large and well... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2015
Jaspal_Aulakh
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Noida, India
via mobile
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This is the only golf course in Bhutan and one of the most remote courses on earth.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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“pro shop” (2 reviews)
“caddies” (3 reviews)
“fairways” (3 reviews)
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Thimphu, Bhutan
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Reviewed 28 January 2017

We felt honored to be playing a game of Golf at the prestigious Royal Thimphu Golf Club. The only golf course in Bhutan that is open to the public. This delightful nine-hole course is beautifully situated above Thimphu Tashicho Dzong built as Fortress in 17th...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Golf course adds a magnificient view to city of Thimphu. Centrally located and very large and well maintained. Place of many golf tournaments, considered quite challenging. Nice place to take a walk or appreciate Thimhu valley.

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Reviewed 23 May 2014

The golf course at Thimpu is by far the most scenic course I have ever played. Surrounded by the Himalayas, the 9 hole course is a delight to play. However, the thick roughs and the bushes as well as the unexpected water bodies are such...More

1  Thank Macnair
Reviewed 13 March 2014

This is a very rudimentary not-too-challenging golf course ... if you want bragging rights you should play a round here ... otherwise I'd suggest taking a pass.

1  Thank TonySh
Reviewed 17 March 2013

The only thing worthy of spending your money here is getting a golf shirt to tell people you played golf in Bhutan. This barely qualifies as a golf course. There is no golf course grass. The greens are like shag carpet. The bunkers are unraked....More

1  Thank Dominic C
Reviewed 1 January 2012

Golf in Bhutan - we had to do it. The course was surprisingly good - rental clubs - they worked, caddies - one was 12!!! If you are a golfer you must play here.

2  Thank WanderingCdns
Reviewed 17 November 2011

Lakey, the owner of the travel agency through which I traveled Yetis and Dragons Bhutan Travels saw me swinging my arms around, and offered me a round of golf with her friends on this course. Having played in some nice courses in UK and USA...More

2  Thank Calamine_H
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Reviewed 22 October 2004

Believe it or not, the Royal Thimphu Golf Course was very challenging. It is a par 33 (about 2800 yds) with plenty of challenges. The water hazzards are man made and are strategically placed and effective. The fairways are narrow with punishing rough and the...More

12  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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