Bhutan is a country that is graced by the wonder and beauty of the Himalayas. Bhutan is sandwiched between China and India. Bhutan’s ancient culture, wonderful biodiversity, and mesmerizing views of the mountains and its historical sites makes a tour to Bhutan one of the best in the world.
Bhutan has traditionally been a Buddhist country. This is why it has an amazing assortment of Buddhist monasteries and temples. These monasteries appear like a fort. This gives a larger-than-life touch to some of its world renowned religious buildings like Paro Taktsang, Tango Monastery, and Phajoding Monastery.
The Inner Himalayas run across Bhutan. The inner Himalayas of Bhutan include Black Mountains and Dongkya, Donga, and Tawang Range. So many peaks that are over 7000 meters are visible from Bhutan. These mountains include Gangkhar Puensum, Kula Kangri, Jomolhari, Tongshanjiabu, and Kangphu Kang.
Due to the excellent maintenance of the natural resources in Bhutan, it has become the only country in the world where more carbon is absorbed than it is emitted. This makes the air of Bhutan pure and fresh to breathe.
More than half of Bhutan is a protected forest. Thus 5400 species of plants are found in Bhutan. In addition, the protected forests of Bhutan harbor many animals like the Bengal Tiger, Clouded leopard, red pandas, wild pigs etc.
Due to such exciting prospects, Bhutan has become one of the many beautiful locations in Asia to travel. Geographically, Bhutan is quite similar to Nepal and Tibet. Thus many tourists take a round trip of Nepal, Tibet, and Bhutan tour. Such tour gives an unprecedented view of the Himalayas.
Residents of India, Bangladesh, and Maldives don’t require a VISA to Bhutan. Residents of all other countries require a VISA to Bhutan to travel there.
Traveling Bhutan independently cannot be done. This is because you can only travel to Bhutan via an official tour operator. At Sublime Trails, we offer you some of the best travel packages to Bhutan so that you could explore this dreamland in all its natural and cultural beauty.
Main Attractions of the Bhutan Tour
A Visit to Thimphu
Thimphu is the most sophisticated cities in Bhutan. It has expanded its urban side while maintaining the authenticity of its ancient sites. There are many monasteries in Thimphu like Dechen Phodrang Monastery, Tango Monastery, Cheri Monastery, etc. Motithang Takin Preserve also lies in Thimphu adding to the rich biodiversity of the Thimphu- the capital city of Bhutan.
Gorgeous Natural Views
The mountainous views from Bhutan are also equally exquisite. The Himalayas that run across Bhutan makes this country one of the most scenic in the world. You can observe splendid views of mountains like Gangkhar Puensum 7,570 meters, Kula Kangri 7,538 meters, Jomolhari 7,326 meters, Tongshanjiabu (7,207 meters), and Kangphu Kang (7,204 meters) from various parts of Bhutan.
Besides the amazing altitude variation in Bhutan allows this country to foster many flora and fauna of varying climatic conditions.
Bhutan promotes the values of tourism that doesn’t contribute to the destruction of natural beauty. Tourists have to bear certain sustainable development fee that is added to the cost of the tour package to Bhutan. This fees goes towards the accommodation of the growing tourism industry here.
Visit the World’s Happiest Nation
Bhutan is regarded as the World’s happiest nation. Bhutanese government believes that the Gross National Product doesn’t accurately represent how happy people are in a country. Therefore the country promotes values of economic freedom, peace and security. This has resulted in this country becoming the least corrupt country. Therefore the lifestyle of people here is great. This trip is bound to make you feel delighted with the exchange in culture and values of the people here.