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4 Ways to Tap Into Bhutan's Happiness Index

4 Ways to Live The Lama Life in Thimphu! wikimedia

Thimphu is the capital of one of the happiest countries in the world! When you're here, all your worries get blown into smoke and all you're left with is sheer tranquility! Experience unmatched peace in Bhutan, now!

4 Ways to Tap Into Bhutan's Happiness Index:

  1. Thimphu

Day 1. The 108 stupas of Dochula Pass

The 108 stupas of Dochula Pass
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The road from Paro to Thimphu sees Dochula pass that has 108 "Druk Wangyal Chortens" or stupas. Before going to Thimphu this place is a must. Impossibly stunning views of mountains beckon. Tap into the perennial river of peace here.
Distance from Thimphu: 24 kms

Day 2. The dream-like Haa valley

The dream-like Haa valley
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About 70 kms from Thimphu, lies Haa valley, a place too magical to be true! Don't forget to visit the famous Black temple and White temple that date back to 7th century. The Torsa Strict Nature Reserve here, has no human inhabitants.

Day 3. Head to the Punakha!

Head to the Punakha!
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The place has a view straight out of Tolkien's novels, calm yet imposing. What more do you need? The 3 hour car ride from Thimphu to Punakha might be one of the most memorable rides you ever take!
Must do: Visit the 'Palace of Great Happiness'. 

Day 4. The magnificent Taktsang Monastery

The magnificent Taktsang Monastery
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A stunning monastery on the cliffside of Paro valley, views from this place will be etched in your memory forever! Travel across the Paro valley for about 60 kms and you will reach this divinely gorgeous and serene place

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