Bhutan is a last kingdom in South Asia and the country known for Gross National Happiness as the guiding principle of development. Its culture and tradition very unique to the neighbouring country and to the world. Learn some few facts about Bhutan
The tiny Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan is located in the mighty Himalayas, between two giant countries of India in the south and China in the North. Bhutan’s rich history can be traced back to the 7th and 8th Century when Guru Padmasambhava visited Bhutan and introduced Mahayana Buddhism.
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.