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Bhutan Holidays - Walks, Treks & Tours

Bhutan Holidays - Walks, Treks & Tours

Timeless traditions, unique architecture and stunning Himalayan scenery combine to make Bhutan the most fascinating of all the Himalayan kingdoms.

  • Capital city: Thimphu
  • Arrival airport: Paro
  • Population: 819,000 (approx. 2018)
  • Area of country: 38,394 sq km, 14,824,006 sq mi
  • Currency: Bhutanese Ngultrum
  • Time difference: GMT plus 6 hours
  • Popular dishe/s: Ema Datsi (Chillies and cheese)
  • Popular drink/s: tea (ngad-ja), bang chhang (homebrew beer), arra (rice spirit)
  • Power supply: 220 – 240 volts
  • Sockets: Mainly 2-pin round although you may also find 3-pin round or UK style sockets
  • Official language: Dzongkha
  • Religion: Buddhist 75%, Hinduism 25%
  • Did you know? The strange looking takin is the national animal of Bhutan.
  • Visa: British visitors to Bhutan require a visa. Mountain Kingdoms obtains visas on behalf of their clients travelling to Bhutan.
  • FCDO advice: FCDO travel advice
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