Those fortunate enough to visit Bhutan describe Bhutan as a unique, deeply spiritual and mystical experience.
This kingdom is an adventure like no other kingdom in the world.
Total Area :
38,394 square kilometers
Landlocked between China (Tibet) and India
100m above sea level in the South to over 7,500 m. above sea leve in the North.
Bhutan’s official language is Dzongkha while English is widely spoken.
Democratic Constitutional Monarchy.
Ngultrum 1US$ = Nu.60 (2015)
It can be divided into three major parts:
Geographic regions from North to South; the high Himalayas of North, the hills and valleys of the central and the foothills and plains of the South.
Forest coverage :
72.5% of the land area
Cultivated area :
7.8% of total land
100 m above sea level in the south to over 7,500 m above sea level in the north
88 45’ – 92 10’ East
26 45’ – 28 15’ North
Local time :
6 hrs ahead of GMT and half an hour ahead of Indian Standard Time