Bhutan is the Last Shangri-la on earth, with meandering rivers, majestic Himalayas, ancient monasteries and historical relics.
Bhutan, or the Kingdom of Bhutan, surrounded by the Himalayas, is one of the most mysterious countries in Asia. As a landlocked country in South Asia, Bhutan bordered China in the north and northwest, and the Indian states of Sikkim and West Bengal in the west, and the Indian states of Assam, West Bengal and Arunachal Pradesh in the south and east. Even though Bhutan is one of the least developed countries, it has a high social rate of happiness.
Being a mountainous country, climate in Bhutan is different from the elevation, as a result, there are almost five seasons in Bhutan, including summer, monsoon, autumn, winter and spring. Considering the weather, the best time to visit Bhutan will be spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November).
Many tourists consider Bhutan the Last Shangri-la on earth. The meandering rivers, majestic Himalayas, ancient monasteries and historical relics offer different sides of beauty in Bhutan. Even though there are no UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Bhutan now, famous attractions like the Tiger's Nest Monastery, Punakha Dzong and Drukgyel Dzong and plenty more places are worth-visiting. Besides, Bhutan is also an outstanding place for trekking. For more information about Bhutan, please read through this Bhutan travel guide to know some travel tips of the top cities in Bhutan, top tours and top attractions in Bhutan.