Tucked away gracefully in the Himalayas, Bhutan is the only Mahayana Buddhist Kingdom in the world.
Bhutan, also known as “Druk Yul”, which means the land of the Peaceful Thunder Dragon, is a landlocked kingdom and shares borders with China in the North and India in the East, West, and South. Despite being sandwiched between two culturally dynamic countries, Bhutan remains untouched by their cultural influences and has its own unique culture, heritage, and traditions. Bhutan is, on its own, an undiscovered treasure of experiences ranging from inimitable cultural exposure to unmatched excursions into its pristine natural environment...
Bhutan is rated the happiest country in Asia and the eighth happiest country in the world according to business week and is the only country in the world that has and practices Gross National Happiness (GNH).