Bhutan at a Glance 4N/5D Tour
Bhutan is a Buddhist kingdom located in the eastern Himalayan region in South Asia. Bhutan is well known for its Monastery, fortress (Dzong), and Dramatic landscapes that range from subtropical to steep mountains and valleys. Mt. Jomolhari (7,326m) is the highest and most mesmerizing trekking destination in Bhutan. Of course, Tiger Nest Monastery is an important religious site to visit and overlook at Paro valley. Guru Padmasambhava flew to Bhutan on the back of a tigress and meditated there. That is why it is called Tiger Nest Monastery.
The most important and huge industry is the textile industry which is famous all over the world. Some of the most beautiful warm shawls and scarves are woven in this Himalayan region of Bhutan. Most of them are hand-woven from raw silk and cotton.
Today you will be exploring the National Museum which used to be a watchtower from Rimpung Dzong. It offers a good view of Paro and Dzong was supposed to be built around 1645 A.D.
Bhutan is the only country in the world with the concept of “gross happiness rate is greater than gross National Product” The total population of Bhutan is 682,455/ and the area is 38,394 sq km. between China and India. Bhutan's economy is based on hydro, agriculture, and forestry which provide the main livelihood for more than 60% of the total population. Besides that, textile and tourism are other big industries of the country.
Bhutan at a Glance 4N/5D tour itinerary is carefully designed by our Bhutan specialist tour guide. This is suitable for all of our loyal customers as per our record. 4night/5 days tour is the top-selling tour in Bhutan with a professional team. One may combine this trip with Nepal like trekking, Jungle safari, white water rafting, and peak climbing as well.
Bhutan National Language: “Dzongkha” is the official language.
Currency: Ngultrum is the Bhutan currency (1 USD=82.66 Ngultrum), USD and Indian Rupees are accepted in Bhutan.
Religion: 78% Buddhism and 22% Hinduism
Airport: Paro is the only international airport.