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Bhutan

Bhutan Land of Thunder Dragon and is a kingdom influenced by Buddhist religion. Bhutan is the basket of bio-diversity. Almost one third part of land area is covered by forests. Bhutan has different uniqueness in bio-diversity and hence is also called heaven in the earth.

People of Bhutan have their unique lifestyle. There is less or no impact of western culture, which makes us easy to experience the real culture of Bhutan. As Bhutan is one of the smallest countries in the world. Its richness in cultural diversity is very deep and interesting. People of Bhutan have guard the sovereignty of nation by conserving their culture and tradition.

People of Bhutan can be categorized into three main ethnic groups; they are Tshanglas, Ngalops, and the Lhotshampas. There are other many ethnic groups also but these three are major group in Bhutan. And the combination of these ethnic group help to maintain gross national happiness. People of Bhutan believe in Gross National Happiness rather than Gross National Product. Bhutan measures its progress in the form of happiness. Bhutan adopts four main pillars of gross national happiness. They are; Equitable and equal socio-economic development, preservation and promotion of cultural and spiritual heritage, conservation of environment and good governance which are interwoven, complementary, and consistent.

The climate in Bhutan is extremely varied. This variation in the climatic conditions and average temperature can be attributed to two main factors, the vast differences in altitude present in the country and the influence of the north Indian monsoons.

Besides these you can enjoy many activities in Bhutan with combine tour with Nepal Bhutan. You can do sight seen tour around monasteries, temples and tourist spot. You can enjoy bird watching and different jungle activities, you can enjoy with flora and fauna, and also you can do the trekking as there is famous trekking spot in Bhutan.

By maintaining all these Bhutan is able to satisfy more than five thousand visitors every year, and we wish you to be one of them. So let’s join with Mountain landscape  for your smiling tour in Bhutan.

Bhutan is located in remote part of eastern Himalayas sandwiched between India and Tibet. Bhutan used to be one of most isolated countries in the world. Development including direct flights, the internet, cable television, etc has rashly modernized the urban area of the country. However, they are a head to preserve the nation’s traditional culture, identity and the environment.
Buddhism is considered as the happiest country in Asia and eighth happiest country in the world. So Bhutan is called as “world map of Happiness”. Landscape of Bhutan ranges from subtropical plains in the south to the sub-alpine Himalayan heights in the north, with peaks more than 7000 meters. Buddhist population is dominated in Bhutan. The capital and largest city is Thimpu.
Among other international associations, Bhutan is a member of the Ousted Nations and the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) and hosted the sixteen SAARC summit in April 2011. The total area of country is 38394 sq km.

Climate of Bhutan

Days are normally warm. Nights can at times be very cool, and winter even below freezing. Monsoon showers occur in summer but heaviest in July and August, and sometime even in spring and autumn. The most visited months of Bhutan are March, April, May, September, October and November. During these months you may expect mostly warm sunny days and cool nights.

Culture of Bhutan

Bhutan is rich on its own ancient culture, as compared to other countries. Bhutan was saved from getting influenced by the external cultures. Bhutan has adopted the policy of isolation to maintain and preserve its cultural heritage and economical independence. In the religious matter, Bhutanese are more deeply associated with religion. All the houses have white flags on their roofs. It is to show his religious offerings to god. Bhutan culture gives more power to Bhutanese women than compare to the woman of others surrounding cultures.
Bhutan tour offers to encounter breathtaking views of Himalaya, paradises of wildlife and birds, unique culture, beautiful rhododendrons etc. Key attractions of Bhutan tour is winding and undulating roads of Bhutan, unique culture of Bhutanese people, and breathtaking views of Himalayan ranges.

Trip Duration: 4 nights 5 days trip

Best Time: February, March, October and November are the best months,
Minimum Pax: 1 pax,
Accomodation: All Hotels/lodges during bhutan tour,
Meals: All meals during Bhutan tour,
Trip Grade: Easy,