Bhutan at a Glance

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Geographical Location South East Asia
Area 46,500 km²
Population 774,830
Capital Thimphu (2200 m)
Currency Ngultrum (Nu)
Currency Exchange rate US$ 1= Nu. 66.9 (May 2018)
National Language Dzongkha
Forest coverage  72 %
Political System Constitutional Democratic Monarchy
Local Time GMT 6+
Climate Tropical southern plains, warm summer and cool dry winter in central region, cold winter and cool summer in the norther region
Seasons Winter: – December to February
Summer: – June to August
Tour Seasons Peak: March – May and September – November
Lean : December – February and June – August 
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