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Bhutan: Kingdom in the Clouds
19 February - 2 March 2010
 
 

Within the folds of Bhutan's mountains lie sacred dzongs, dazzling rice fields, and villages unchanged by time. On this magical journey, experience the wonders of the last Mahayana Buddhist kingdom of the Himalaya. Explore serene temples, meet local families, discover unique artistic traditions, and witness one of Bhutan's spectacular local festivals.

Trip Highlights

* Hike to Bhutan's most famous pilgrimage site, Taktsang Lhakhang (Tiger's Nest Temple).

* Mingle with community leaders and government dignitaries at a banquet dinner and gain insight into modern Bhutan.

* Witness colorful parades and magnificent processions at spectacular local festivals.

* Explore Gangtey Gonpa, one of the oldest private monasteries in Bhutan.

 
National Geographic Expert: Thomas Kelly

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