One of the most celebrated Festivals of Bhutan is the Thimphu Tshechu or the Thimphu Festival. The Thimphu Tshechu is performed at the Tendrel Thang, the performing courtyard adjacent to the spectacular and magnificent Tashi Chho Dzong or the Fortress of Glorious Religion.
Bhutan is a unique country of exceptional distinctive culture and traditions and by far the national dress called the Gho for men and Kira for women maybe the most unique and beautiful of all. A tourists’ first glimpse of the gracefully clad men and women in their Gho and Kira at the Airport sets the stage for a truly Bhutanese unique cultural experience in Bhutan.
We selected Swallowtail for a one week trip to Bouthan this summer. From the pick-up at the airport to the emotional goodbye one week later, everything turned out to be just perfect. Not too fast, not too slow, our wonderfull guide Yeshi and driver Gmee formed a perfect pair to accomodate all our needs and answer all our questions. Bhutan will remain as one of the most beautiful places... Read More
- teresa g
We left our hearts in this incredible country. Our trip to Bhutan was one we will never forget, our guide Lobsang made my husband and I feel welcome from the start. We first went to the Rinpung DZong, he showed us around and answered our many questions about his beautiful country. We hiked to the Tigers Nest which was just stunning, again our guide was very well informed and... Read More
- Leslie W
We booked a two night stay in Bhutan with Swallowtail Tours. Super friendly and helpful tour guide who we highly recommend- Kinley. Part of our tour was the hike up to Tiger's Nest. We had our 6 month old daughter with us and Kinley was very patient and understanding as we had to take our time and adjust our schedule according to our daughter's needs. It was also so... Read More
Bhutan Swallow Tours are a great company, that I'd definitely recommend. We had a professional driver, that made us feel safe on the treacherous mountain roads.