As a relatively unexplored and untainted place, it is a hidden treasure within the Himalayas.

The importance of the preservation of their historical culture means that it holds a whole host of fascinating surprises for anyone that visits.

The government in Bhutan have deemed that Gross National Happiness is more important than the Gross National Product which has a huge impact on the culture of the people.

Bhutan hosts some of the highest unclimbed mountains in the world, some of which may never be conquered as the Bhutanese people believe that the peaks are home to spirits.

"Taktshang edit" by Douglas J. McLaughlin (Photograph edited by Vassil) - Own work. Licensed under CC BY 2.5 via Commons -

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