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    Where There Be Dragons: Bhutan Semester

    Where There Be Dragons: Bhutan Semester


    • Listing Type: Gap Year Programs
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Credit Awarded: College
    • Program Length: Semester
    • Start Month: February, September
    • Category: Travel/Cultural Immersion
    • Selective: Yes
    • Gender: Coed
    • Ages: 17, 18, 19+, 19
    • Housing: Homestay
    • Accreditation: Gap Year Association - Program
    • Minimum Cost: $10,000 - $20,000
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    Experience this secluded Himalayan country where “happiness” and Buddhist belief systems are the guiding principles underlying economic, environmental, and community development. Suggested for ages 17-22, with college credit available.


    • Spending time in Nepal and Bhutan provides important contrasts and deeper understanding across these Himalayan neighbors
    • Learn about environmental conservation with Bhutan’s leading scholars and researchers
    • Experience generous Bhutanese hospitality in two homestays