Facts of Bhutan
Bhutan, the happiest Land in South East, is officially the Kingdom of Bhutan. This landlocked state in South Asia is located at the eastern end of the Himalayas. Bhutan is bordered to the north by China and to the south, east, and west by the Republic of India. Further west, it is separated from Nepal.
Also known as ‘the Land of the Thunder Dragon’, Bhutan also has a nickname of DekiDruk(Yul), meaning ( the Land) of the peaceful Thunder Dragon.
Tourism in Bhutan
Bhutan promotes eco-friendly tourism, which operates under the control of the central Bhutanese Government. This means that independent travelling is not allowed in Nepal, and you must book your Bhutan Travel package with a trusted travel agency in Nepal. And only after having your tour to Bhutan booked can you get your Visa for Bhutan. Also, the Government pre-defined the cost of travelling and the facilities you get. In terms of expenses, the cost of a Bhutan tour is the highest among South Asian countries. However, the price is worth it. A large portion of your cost of Bhutan travel goes for
Nepal to Bhutan tour can be a short and rejuvenating experience in the mystical Land of Buddhist culture. And you will be happier after the Nepal Bhutan tour. According to a global survey of Business Week in 2006, Bhutan has been evaluated as the happiest country in Asia and the eighth-happiest nation globally.
Bhutan is well-known for its Gross National Happiness, ”The essence of the philosophy of Gross National Happiness is the peace and happiness of our people and security and sovereignty of the nation.” – said the current King, Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck.
People of Bhutan
Bhutan is the last stronghold of Vajrayana Buddhism; about 75% of the population is Buddhist. Seen as a paradise with untouched natural beauty and ancient old culture and tradition, Bhutan is very peaceful and almost crime-free. Beggars and the homeless hardly exist. Sales of tobacco are prohibited. So does smoking in public areas. You will be amazed by Bhutan’s’ free education and healthcare system. Even if that specific hospital treatment is unavailable in Bhutan, the patient will be referred to a reputable hospital abroad. As a result, it is widely depicted as a living Shangri-La in modern days. Every year only a few fortunate tourists are granted entry visas; they will be enchanted by Bhutan’s untouched natural charm and impressed by its stronghold of ancient old culture and tradition.
Travelling From Nepal to Bhutan
While we travel from Nepal to Bhutan, we usually take a flight to Paro airport from Kathmandu, which is less than one hour of light. Or we can also travel from Nepal to Bhutan via road. Nepal to Bhutan road distance is 787 km, I.e. 489 miles. You must cross the Nepalese border in the east and get to West Bengal at Panitanki. Many public buses then go from Panitanki to Phuentsholing.
Further, there is two other entry point to Bhutan, i.e. Gelephu and Samdrup Jongkhar. However, the Jaigaon – Phuentsholing border is more popular due to accessible permits and quick access via road.
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