Perched high up in the Himalayas, Bhutan is the last of the Himalayan kingdoms that synonymous with pristine natural beauty, serenity and mysticism. Bhutan sometimes seems like a fairy tale kingdom. This captivating country is often touted as ‘the world’s last Shangri-La.’ Ancient temple fortresses clinging to cliffsides, valleys carpeted with rhododendron, dizzying snow-capped peaks, crystal clear mountain rivers – the landscapes alone seem too beautiful to be true. Its mysticism and unhurried pace of life is bound to leave a lasting imprint in your memory. From our travels through Bhutan, we can confirm, it holds a surprise around every corner for you !
Bhutan is known as a land of one of the happiest people in the world !
In 2010, Bhutan became the first country in the world to ban the production and sales of tobacco products
Bhutan was among the last countries in the world to adopt television and internet
Bhutan is considered as a land of one of the happiest people in the world !
Thimphu is the only capital in the world without traffic lights
The Bhutanese believe that phalluses protect them from evil!
The country was isolated from the world until the 70s
It is mandatory to wear the national dress in Bhutan
No animal is killed in Bhutan
Bhutan has never been conquered
Bhutan is the first country in the world with specific constitutional obligations on its people to protect the environment. Among its requirements: At least 60 percent of the nation must remain under forest cover at all times.