Dochula pass is located at a height of 3,100 meters on the way to Wangdue from Thimphu. The pass is must visit for both local and tourist as it offer panoramic view of Himalayan mountain range. The view is especially scenic on clear, winter days with snowcapped mountains forming a majestic backdrop of Druk Wangyal Chortens(108 chortens).

The 108 chortens (stupas) was built in honor of His Majesty the fourth King, Jigme Singye Wangchuck. The Queen Mother, Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wangchuck, commissioned the monument after King Jigme Singye Wangchuck was victorious in the struggle to dislodge the rebels who were using Bhutan as a base to raid India.