Dochula Pass (3,050m) is high mountain pass located on the way from Thimphu to Punakha valley and is beautified with 108 stupas, erected by the royal queens of Bhutan. On clear days, can have panoramic view of the towering Himalayan glacier peaks.
Fortress are typically huge, castle-like stone structures, with large courtyards, and they are usually built on hilltops having a commanding view of the surrounding area. No nails are used and built without the use of blueprints or sketches.
Tshechu (religious festival)
Showcasing of the Bhutanese culture and celebrating throughout the country annually in or around the great fortress and monasteries lasting several days, the central focuses are the series of prayers and religion inspired dances.
Trekking in Bhutan
Trekking in Bhutan is unlike anywhere else in the Himalayas. The walks range for flat easy to long and arduous, and all are complemented by crystal clear air and views that defy description.
Archery is national sport of Bhutan and having own unique rules and equipment. The traditional bows and arrows are made out of bamboo. The targets are quite small, about 30 centimeters in width and the archers stand back at a range of 120 meters.
The clean and clear rivers of Bhutan are one of the kingdom’s best kept open secrets. Fed by the Eastern Himalayas have been scouted for kayaking and rafting. The natural setting and the sheer variety of the rivers’ courses makes up for a unique opportunity to explore Bhutan’s beautiful wilderness
Flight to Bhutan
Druk Air - www.drukair.com.bt & Bhutan Airlines - www.bhutanairlines.bt are flying to Bangkok, Delhi, Kolkata, Bagdogra, Bodh Gaya, Dhaka, Kathmandu, Guwahati, Singapore and Mumbai.