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Bhutan is a small country in the between and . Besides the stunning natural scenery, the enduring image of the country for most visitors is the strong sense of culture and tradition that binds the kingdom and clearly distinguishes it from its larger neighbors.
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is the capital of the Kingdom of , and with a population of around 100,000 is the nation's largest city.

is the principal administrative town of district in the north of .

is a town in the south west of . is a historic town with many sacred sites and historical buildings scattered through the area.

, the second largest town in , is on the border, next to the town of .

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is a region in . The predominant ethnic group in are Ngalops, who are generally followers of the Kagyu tradition of Buddhism and tend to be taller than people in other parts of the country.

is a region in . Culturally, is closer to Eastern Bhutan, and like the East the predominant school of Buddhism is Nyingma.

is a region in . The predominant ethnic group in are Sharchops …

Bhutan

  • Location: ,
  • Population: 700,000
  • Latitude of center: 27.44° or 27° 26' 24" north
  • Longitude of center: 90.48° or 90° 28' 48" east
  • Elevation: 1816 meters (5958 feet)
  • Capital:
  • Area: 47,000 km² (18,147 miles²)
  • Language: Dzongkha
  • Currency: Ngultrum (BTN)
  • Phone code: 975
  • Internet domain: .bt
  • Neighbors: and
  • GeoNames ID: 1252634

Other Names for Bhutan

  • Afrikaans: Bhoetan
  • Akan: Butan
  • Albanian: Butan
  • Albanian: Butani
  • Amharic: ቡህታን
  • Arabic: بوتان
  • Aragonese: Bután
  • Armenian: Բութան
  • Armenian: Բուտան
  • Arpitan: Botan
  • Assamese: ভূটান
  • Asturian: Bhután
  • Azerbaijani: Butan
  • Bambara: Butaŋ
  • Basque: Bh2utan
  • Belarusian: Бутан
  • Bengali: ভুটান
  • Bengali: ভূটান
  • Bihari : भूटान
  • Bishnupriya: ভুটান
  • Bosnian: Butan
  • Breton: Bhoutan
  • Bulgarian: Бутан
  • Burmese: ဘူတန်နိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: Regne de Bhutan
  • Central Bikol: Butan
  • Central Khmer: ប៊ូតាន
  • Central Kurdish: بووتان
  • Chinese: 不丹
  • Chuvash: Бутан
  • Cornish: Bhoutan
  • Crimean Tatar: Butan
  • Croatian: Butan
  • Croatian: Kraljevina Butan
  • Czech: Bhútán
  • Dhivehi: ބޫޓާން
  • Dimli (individual language): Butan
  • Dzongkha: འབྲུག
  • Dzongkha: འབྲུག་ཡུལ་
  • Egyptian Arabic: بوتان
  • Esperanto: Butano
  • Ewe: Bhutan nutome
  • Extremaduran: Bután
  • Faroese: Butan
  • French: Bhoutan
  • Fulah: Butaan
  • Galician: Bután - འབྲུག་ཡུལ
  • Galician: Bután
  • Ganda: Butaani
  • Georgian: ბუტანი
  • Georgian: ბჰუტანი
  • German: Bhutan
  • Greek: Μπουτάν
  • Gujarati: ભૂટાન
  • Gujarati: ભૂતાન
  • Haitian: Boutan
  • Hausa: Butan
  • Hawaiian: Butana
  • Hebrew: בהוטאן
  • Hebrew: בהוטן
  • Hindi: भूटान
  • Hungarian: Bhután
  • Icelandic: Bútan
  • Irish: An Bhútain
  • Irish: An Bhútáin
  • Italian: Bhutan
  • Japanese: ブータン
  • Japanese: ブータン王国
  • Kalmyk: Бутанмудин Нутг
  • Kannada: ಭುತಾನ
  • Kannada: ಭೂತಾನ್
  • Kashmiri: भूटान
  • Kazakh: Бутан
  • Kazakh: Бутан Патшалығы
  • Kikuyu: Butani
  • Kinyarwanda: Butani
  • Kirghiz: Бутан
  • Komi: Бутан
  • Korean: 부탄
  • Kurdish: Bûtan
  • Kurdish: بووتان
  • Lao: ພູຖານ
  • Latin: Butania
  • Latvian: Butāna
  • Limburgan: Bhoetaan
  • Lingala: Butáni
  • Lithuanian: Butanas
  • Low German: Bhutaan
  • Luba-Katanga: Butani
  • Macedonian: Бутан
  • Malagasy: Bhotana
  • Malayalam: ഭൂട്ടാന്‍
  • Malayalam: ഭൂട്ടാൻ
  • Maltese: Butan
  • Marathi: भूतान
  • Mongolian: Бутан
  • Nahuatl languages: Butan
  • Nauru: Butan
  • Navajo: Iiʼniʼ Tłʼiishtsoh Bikéyah
  • Nepali (macrolanguage): भुटान
  • Nepali (macrolanguage): भूटान
  • North Ndebele: Bhutani
  • Northern Sami: Bhután
  • Novial: Butan
  • Occitan (post 1500): Botan
  • Oriya (macrolanguage): ଭୁଟାନ
  • Oriya (macrolanguage): ଭୁଟାନ୍
  • Ossetian: Бутан
  • Pampanga: Butan
  • Persian: باتان
  • Persian: بوتان
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Buuten
  • Portuguese: Butão
  • Pushto: بوټان
  • Quechua: Butan
  • Rundi: Butani
  • Russian: Бутан
  • Sango: Butäan
  • Scottish Gaelic: Butàn
  • Serbian: Бутан
  • Serbo-Croatian: Butan
  • Shona: Bhutani
  • Sinhala: භූතානය
  • Slovak: Bhután
  • Slovak: Bután
  • Slovenian: Butan
  • Somali: Butaan
  • Spanish: Bután
  • Swahili (macrolanguage): Butani
  • Swati: IBhuthani
  • Tagalog: Butan
  • Tajik: Шоҳигарии Бутан
  • Tamil: பூடான்
  • Tamil: பூட்டான்
  • Tatar: Бутан
  • Telugu: భూటాన్
  • Thai: ประเทศภูฏาน
  • Thai: ภูฏาน
  • Thai: ภูฐาน
  • Tibetan: འབྲུག་ཡུལ།
  • Tigrinya: ቡህታን
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Pūtani
  • Turkish: Butan
  • Udmurt: Бутан
  • Uighur: بۇتان
  • Ukrainian: Бутан
  • Urdu: بھوٹان
  • Vietnamese: Bu-tan (Bhutan)
  • Volapük: Butän
  • Waray (Philippines): Butan
  • Welsh: Bhwtan
  • Western Frisian: Bûtan
  • Western Panjabi: بھوٹان
  • Wolof: Butaan
  • Wu Chinese: 不丹
  • Yakut: Бутан
  • Yoruba: Bhùtán
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Bútánì
  • Zulu: i-Bhutan
  • Druk-yul
  • Kingdom of Bhutan
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