Bhutan is no ordinary place. It's the last great Himalayan kingdom, shrouded in mystery and magic, where a traditional Buddhist culture carefully embraces global developments.
Top Sights & Places
Unmissable sights for your itinerary
Latest stories from Bhutan
Filter by interest:
A first look at the Trans Bhutan Trail, the Himalaya’s newest epic trek
Jan 10, 2023 • 11 Min read
Best in Travel - 2023
Misty Terrace's best day in Bhutan
Nov 15, 2022 • 2 Min read
If news of the opening of the Trans Bhutan Trail has you itching to visit the country, check out Misty Terrace's idea for the perfect day in Bhutan.
Best in Travel - 2023
7-day journey on the Trans Bhutan Trail
Nov 15, 2022 • 13 Min read
Destined to become one of the world’s most iconic cross-country walks, the Trans Bhutan Trail offers visitors a unique perspective of the country.
Everything you need to know to plan your trip to Bhutan
Sep 26, 2022 • 10 Min read
Here’s the lowdown on Bhutan's new travel rules and exactly how to arrange a trip to this unique and magical Himalayan country.
Bhutan reopens this week - but its tourist fees just got a lot more expensive
Sep 22, 2022 • 6 Min read
As Bhutan reopens to tourism on September 23, 2022, its daily tourist fees are increasing. Here's everything to know.
In Bhutan a historic Himalayan route opens to hikers for the first time in 60 years
Jan 27, 2022 • 3 Min read
Bhutan is opening a sacred hiking trail for the first time in 60 years.
How to plan your dream trip to the Himalayas
Jan 28, 2021 • 5 Min read
With suggested itineraries and ideas for alternative destinations, here's everything you need to plan your dream trip to the Himalayan region.
Bhutan has no immediate plans to reopen to tourists
Jun 5, 2020 • 2 Min read
Bhutan has become the latest country to outline its plans, stating that for the time being, there is no set date for when it will open its borders.
The best cities, countries and regions to visit in 2020, according to Lonely Planet
Oct 21, 2019 • 3 Min read
With the new year just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to start planning your 2020 adventures.
Bhutan: adventure in the Land of the Thunder Dragon
Oct 9, 2019 • 4 Min read
Enter the Land of the Thunder Dragon for a dizzying dose of precipitous adventure pursuits, whether on foot, bicycle or river raft.
Purchase our award-winning guidebooks
Get to the heart of Bhutan with one of our in-depth, award-winning guidebooks, covering maps, itineraries, and expert guidance.