Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
Bhutan, best known to the world as the last Shangril-la has a rare combination of harmony and accord amidst a landscape of incredible beauty. The land of Thunderbolt is a landlocked country encompassing 46,500 sq. Km, situated between Tibet in the north and India in the south. The geographic regions can be divided into the high Himalayas in the north, the hills and the valleys of the centre and the foothills of south. More than 65 percent of the land of Bhutan is still under the forest cover and with its rich Himalayan flora and fauna, dazzling white peaks and lush valleys provide Bhutan’s stunning beauty and aesthetic grandeur.
Protected by mighty Himalayas from the rest of the world and enriched by the essence of Drukpa Kagyu School of Buddhism, Bhutan has managed to remain shrouded deeply in a jealously guarded isolation. A basic understanding of Bhutan's Buddhism is essential to understanding the Bhutanese.
Bhutan has gently opened its doors to the visitors who respect the delicate sensitivities of this pristine land and shares the sacred values of its and has become an increasingly popular destination for international tourists.
Cultural Tours and Trekking
Above The Himalaya Trekking offer you an opportunity to have an insight into the religion, culture, ecology and life in this beautiful country. The distinct architecture, the intricate paintings, unusual handicrafts and the cottage industries are very impressive and inspiring. The tours introduce the visitors to the unique aspects of Bhutanese culture including sacred dance festivals and pilgrimage sites. Depending on the length of your holiday and your interest please choose one of the trips recommended below and contact us for its realization.