Facts

  • Officially:ย Kingdom of Bhutan
  • Capital: Thimphu
  • Population: 750,000
  • Major language: Dzongkha
  • Major religions: Buddhism (official), Hinduism
  • Life expectancy: 66 years (men), 70 years (women)
  • Currency: ngultrum
  • Bhutan charges most foreign tourists (with the exception of Indian citizens) a $200 to $250 daily fee to visit. The price varies based on the tourist season.

News about Bhutan

Geography

  • Area: 38,364 sq km (14,812 sq miles)