Wangdue Phodrang is a town in Western Bhutan. It is the administrative head of of Wangdue Phodrang district.
Nearly all visitors arrive by plane from Paro, the country's sole airport. Wangdue Phodrang is 2 hour drive from the capital, and about a 2hrs 45 minute journey from the airport .
Wangdue Phodrang is the meeting place of three major Highways. There are daily Buses form Phuentsholing,Thimphu and Paro. Wangdue Phodrang also lies on the route from the capital to Jakar, Samdrup Jongkhar, Mongar, Damphu and Gelephu.
The town is small enough to negotiate on foot.