About Bhutan

“The Land of the Thunder Dragon”

Bhutan, called Druk Yul by its people, is known as the “Land of the Thunder Dragon”. It is one of the world’s most beautiful, yet mysterious places. It is in the Eastern Himalayas between China and India, the small Buddhist Kingdom of Bhutan. Bhutan measures prosperity by taking into consideration the citizens’ happiness levels and not the gross domestic product. We call this development philosophy the Gross National Happiness; a term coined by His Majesty Jigme Singye Wangchuck the fourth King of Bhutan, in 1972…

Bhutan’s ancient cultural traditions have continued to grow despite the current technological restructuring. Only since the mid 1970’s technology has come to Bhutan. With 72 percent of Bhutan under forest cover Bhutan has a rich variety of plants and animals.

Bhutan has  four seasons and the climate varies depending on the altitude. March to May is spring when the weather is pleasant and the flowering trees blossom.  June to August is summer, also referred to as the monsoon season because we get plenty of rain…

It has become the ultimate tourist destination for adventurers, spiritual awakenings, and serene visages.