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 2010. 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.