Featured Trip: Finding Happiness in Bhutan

Dochula Pass

Bhutan is a land of abundant natural and cultural beauty; discover a timeless and spiritual quality not easily found elsewhere in the world. Explore snow-capped, Himalayan peaks, villages boasting architecturally stunning temples and painted homes, and busy and colorful markets. Travel to glacial valleys and experience the sacred heart of Bhutan in the Bumthang Valley. Learn about traditional medicine, talk with monks, and meet Bhutanese students on the forefront of Bhutan’s transition to modernity.

Few destinations throughout history have generated the stir of anticipation among travelers worldwide that Bhutan created when it tentatively cracked its door ajar in the 1970s. We invite you to experience the joy and ease of a society whose legacy is in passing the art of smiling from generation to generation.


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