Bhutan is a small landlocked country in South Asia, located in the Eastern Himalayas. It is a Kingdom ruled by King Jigme Keshar Namgyel Wangchuk since 2006. Situated on the ancient Silk Road between Tibet, the Idian Subcontinent and Southeast Asia, the Bhutanse state developed a distinct national identity based on Buddhism. Bhutan is rich with precious culture and diversity.
Bhutan was closed to the outside world until 1974. Now, people can visit the country, but in small numbers. It is a homeland of more than 770 species of birds and 5400 species of plants. It has a rich primate life with rare species such as the Golden Langur. It has a long list of fort, monasteries, and other Buddhist relics, trekking spots and shopping areas that are surely worth visiting. The entire kingdom embraces panoramic valleys, majestic Himalayas and abundance of rare flora and fauna.