TOP 5 REASONS TO VISIT BHUTAN!
TAKSTANG GOEMBA (TIGER NEST MONASTERY)
Definitely not-to-be-miss! If you miss this, you have really not visited Bhutan! Really! Story has it that the legendary hill was discovered by Master Rinchope who flew here on this steep cliff on a flaming tigress. Situated on a height of 3000m vertical cliff. The monastery was built in in 1692 with great history and mystery guarded by the sacret monks of Himalayas.
HAPPIEST PLACE ON EARTH
What else could you ask more to be physically present at the happiest place on earth. GNH – Gross National Happiness is Bhutan’s key measurement to the quality of life based on mental & spiritual of its people in the kingdom. The emphasis of Buddhism value are of utmost importance in Bhutan for a peaceful life and development.
SPECTACULAR TREKKING ACTIVITIES
The great 6 trekking path crosses high and low on the mountains passes and snow. Dazzle yourself with the beauty of the earth and livelihood of water and land creatures. Witness a flaunt of flora & fauna in every step along the way. Challenge yourself physcially and mentally through The Jhomolhari Trek, Druk Path Trek, Snowman Trek, Duer Hot Spring Trek, Dagala Thousand Lakes Trek, Bumthang Owl Trek. It is sure a not-to-miss happy thing to-do!
NATIONAL DISH – EMA DATSHI
Bhutan’s National Dish – Ema Datshi, an exquisite savory among the locals and visitors. It is made from chili peppers and cheese; ema means “chili” and datshi means “cheese”, a Bhutanese pride in their rich food culture with ample resources for own farming. Forget about Nasi Lemak, Chicken Rice, ‘Hokkien Mee’ or your ‘Char Keow Teow’. Indulge in the greatness of a national Bhutan food! Yes. You must eat it!
SPRITUAL HEAVEN WITH ANCIENT ARTS
Buddhism is the major religion in Bhutan. With that in mind, the number of historical monastery sites in honouring various Bodhisattvas are plenty. It is also the residence of monks and nuns donned in the traditional red robe, a symbol if integrity, respect and culturalnism in Bhutan. We’ll reveal more on our next article!