Bhutan is a landlocked country in the Eastern Himalayas edge. The county is known for its monasteries, fortresses and dramatic landscapes that range from subtropical plains to steep mountains and valleys. It is bordered by China to the north and India to the south. Bhutan is a constitutional monarchy with Mahayana Buddhism as the state religion. In the Bhutanese Himalayas there are peaks higher than seven thousand meters (23,000 feet) above sea level. Gangkhar Puensum is Bhutan’s highest peak and may also be the highest unclimbed mountain in the world.
The wildlife of Bhutan is remarkable for its diversity, including the Himalayan takin. Thimphu is the capital city and the largest city of Bhutan. The Royal Capital, Paro – The Last Shangri-La, Punakha Dzong – The Lost Capital of Bhutan, Trongsa – The Balcony of Bhutan, Bumthang or Jakar Valley, Phobjikha Valley, Mount Chomolhari, Wangdue Phodrang, Jigme Dorji National Park and Phuentsholing – The Gateway to Bhutan are the most beautiful place to visit in Bhutan.