The kingdom in the clouds, is a tiny landlocked Himalayan country in South Asia bordered by India and China.
Ever heard of a country that pins happiness at the center of its development dreams? Well, the country that believes in
(GNH) rather than Gross National Product, where people don’t kiss in the public but enthusiastically hang giant protective phalluses from the eaves of their homes.
In this ancient land, steeped in myth and legend, thrives an age-old Buddhist culture, one of the last remaining examples of a Himalayan Buddhist society.
Centuries of isolation and deep regard for the natural world have ensured that its natural environment is pristine, making Bhutan a natural paradise.
Its astonishing diversity of flora and fauna has earned it a name as one of the biological hot spots in the world. Close to
and 200 mammals thrive in its tropical, temperate and alpine forests that cover 72 percent of the land area.
in the world. It is one of the most mountainous countries in the world with elevations rising from 300 m at the southern foothills to more than 7,000 m at its northern frontiers.
It is one of the last remaining examples of a Himalayan Buddhist society with an
and a pristine natural environment that is home to an astonishing abundance of flora and fauna.
Bordered by India and China, the land of the thunder dragon remained in geographic isolation for centuries. Bhutan cautiously opened up to modern development in the 1960s.
Hidden for centuries from the outside world Bhutan is known by many names.
This Himalayan Kingdom situated in southern part of Asia has some of the most untouched and virgin natural beauty when compared to other parts of the world. People here are strong believers of Buddhism which can be seen on almost every loop and corner on this land. The most interesting part is people worship the Thunder Dragon deity and hence city has beautifully painted and carved dragons all over.
If you wish to travel to a beautiful hillock place, then you must look for booking a tour. This place is located between China and India, making Bhutan one of the smallest countries amongst all. But despite being small, the variety of flora and fauna here is unbelievable.At every sight, you will experience a spiritual bliss!
You would be excited to see huge forts, monasteries as well as Buddhist relics. Moreover, adventure lovers would have multiple trekking spots which will make them fall in true love with this country. Even shopping streets are colorful and happening! You will surely get something interesting may be a souvenir or a piece of cloth unique in its own self.
1. NOW, LET US GET CLOSE TO THE PEOPLE OF BHUTAN:
--There are around 19 spoken languages. Out of which English is the most accepted and widely used language. Even schools here teach English to children and hence you won’t find any difficulty in communication with anyone here.
--There are around 7, 00,000 people residing here who are friendly and warm to meet.
--Residents love tourists deeply and are always happy to help.
--People here are true believers of God and have ancient spiritual beliefs.
--When you choose one of the journey, you would be able to choose your option of traveling for spirituality, travelling for natural beauty, travelling for adventure etc. It is worth the money spent and worth the time travelled.
2. Interesting Point about Bhutan is its Culture
--You won’t stop getting surprised on your journey when you get in touch with Bhutanese Culture. Every activity or ritual here surrounds around Buddhism. This is the main religion here.
--Even nature reflects the religious beliefs residing here.
--Prayer enchanting on the hill sides seems beautiful and very peaceful to one’s soul. You would surely be mesmerized by the holy enchanting on your journey.
--A real Buddhist when performing prayers won’t be affected by any disturbance around or any violence. Culture is very soothing and completely non-violent setting an example for all others around the planet.
--Cultural performances are even graceful with huge animal or dragon masks and heavy attires. They look stunning and even their dance style is ecstatic!
3. ABOUT CLIMATE
--In totality, the climate is more of hot, humid and sub-tropical in nature. More or less all the months are having same temperature range.
--It varies from 15 to 30 degree Celsius.
--If you are traveling to central country regions, and then they might be cool comparatively with hot in summer and cool and dry in winter.
--There is a beautiful tourist place by the name of Thimphu. Almost all best Bhutan tours packages include Thimphu in their itinerary because of its lovely natural surrounding and better climate varying from -2.5 degree Celsius to 15 degrees Celsius.
--Hence no matter what month of the year you plan your journey, it will be completely rewarding as well as enrich for you!
About Bokar Travel Company – Your ultimate Adventure Planner and Guide
Our founder Mr. Karma Chime has an enviable experience of more than 10 years in tourism. He is a native of Bhutan and has always been passionate about his country. Earlier he used to be an individual guide for themajority of tourists. His love for beauty made him open his own travel agency by the name of “Bokar Tours
”. Bokar is a monastery in a small village of Yalang in eastern border regions of Trashiyandtse. This is Chime’s home town where his parents used to lie and he grew up.
Now Bokar Tours are one of the most popular and chosen travel agency which offers the best packages.
We also have Mr. Dirk who actually was a tourist several times and soon become too friendly. He is now associated as a Sales representative with Bokar and hence many foreign tourists are taken care off well on their journey.“We make sure that every tourist with us fined their true love and peace!!”
Take a sneak peek:
Not one, not two but we have around 25 different packages for traveling in Bhutan. We have classified them into four categories:--Cultural Packages
--Special Interest Packages
You may choose any desirable based on your interests and likings. We assure you to have complete satisfaction and value for money when you travel with us. Even our festival packages
are very popular like “Paro Festival tour, Jampa Lhakhang Drup 2017, Thimphu Festival and Punakha Festival 2017. They vary from 7 to 11 days’ duration and can always be customized to suit your travel needs and dates.
Even Adventure packages include hiking
, kayaking, mountain climbing, rafting, mountain biking, helicopter ride etc. You just choose which adventure excites you and we will have the correct person to guide and protect you. Your security will always be our priority in all ways.
For us, every client is a friend whom we accompany to show the best of our country and hence send them home with endless new memories and good vibes about my people! Our guides best choosen locals who will help you explore every bit of beauty.Looking forward to serve you with best of our knowledge!!