Phobjikha is one of the most idyllic places in Bhutan. The valley is part of an important wildlife reserve; the valley is home to the endangered black necked cranes. These birds migrate south to the valley from Tibet every winter before flying back early spring.

Aside from enjoying the tranquility, the valley also has multiple hiking trails leading through the small community in the valley.

Getting to Phobjikha

Phobjikha Valley is 140 kilometers away from Thimphu city and it will take up to 6 hour drive.


The temperature in Phobjikha ranges from -4 degree Celsius in winter and 20 degree Celsius in summer.

Phobjikha Elevation

3000 meters