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Tourism in Bhutan is unique as it is referred as the "Switzerland of Asia". From quaint farming villages to magical forests to mountains where yetis supposedly live, Bhutan is a place which has escaped the civilized touch of the rest of the world!

POPULATION :   670,000+

AREA : 46,500 square kilometers (about the same size as Switzerland)

CAPITAL : Thimphu

ETHINIC GROUPS :

DRUKPAS: 67% Two groups. Those related to the Tibetans speak Dzongkha. The other major language is Tsangla or Sharchop in the east with 11 different dialects. Tsangla, Layaps and Brokpa are indigenous languages to Bhutan.

NEPALI: 20% Formerly the second largest peoples group after the Tsangla. They inhabited the southern region mostly.

OTHERS: 13% Indians, Tibetans, Sikkimese, Sherpas, etc.

ECONOMY : Agricultural Base, with development potential for international business.

POLITICS : Constitutional monarchy.

RELIGION : BUDDHISM: 80% HINDU: 20%

CURRENCY : Ngultrum is the local currency of Bhutan and equal to INR.



Destination

Adventure ToursRafting
• Wildlife
Canoeing





Bhutan At A GlanceTourism in Bhutan is unique as it is referred as the "Switzerland of Asia". From quaint farming villages to magical forests to mountains where yetis supposedly live, Bhutan is a place which has escaped the civilized touch of the rest of the world!



Bhutan-General GuidelinesBhutan, nestling in the heart of the great Himalaya, has for centuries remained aloof from the rest of the world. Since its doors were cautiously opened in 1974, visitors have been mesmerized: the environment is pristine, the scenery and architecture awesome and the people hospitable and charming.



Bhutan Tourism Advantage• Warm, hospitable, friendly people
• English widely spoken
• Experience Old world charm and traditions





General Interest Tours
Shopping

Festivals

Culinary



Amankora Resort• Amankora Resort
  24 Rooms
• Olathang Hotel
  26 rooms + 33 Cottages



Our Hotel Relationships - Punakha• Amankora Resort
  8 Suites
• Zangto Pelri Hotel
  40 Suites & Cottages




Our Hotel Relationships - Thimpu• Amankora Resort
  16 Suites
• Druk Hotel
  53 rooms



Popular Culture ItinerariesBhutan, the land of Thunder Dragon is a unique destination. A journey through its outstanding people, its unmatchable scenery and it vibrant and proud culture is a treat to all!.



Popular Trek Itineraries9 days Gangtey – Gogona Trek (Easy)
Paro – Thimphu – Gangtey – Gogona Trek – Khotkha – Tikke Zampa – Punakha – Paro.



Special Interest ToursVillage Tour

Flower Tour

Bird Watching


 
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