This is the eastern most part of Bhutan and borders Arunachal Pradesh in India. The district boasts of wealth of flora and fauna and is also home to the Black-Necked Cranes. The Bumdeling.Wildlife Sanctuary is also located here. It is one of the richest temperate fir forest in the eastern Himalayas, offering a protected habitats for big cats like Bengal Tiger & Leopard.
The people are also skilled at work woodworkers .The art of traditional wood bowl making and Bhutanese paper making is also well established here. The district has an institute of 13 art and craft or Zorg Chusum.