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About Us

Bhutan Hospitality Travel Club is one of the top travel company in Bhutan where we focus on providing quality tours to our valuable guest. Hospitality tours are our main focus area where we provide the best Hospitality service to our guest. Our other specialisation are as follows:
~ Cultural Tours
~ Adventure Tours
~ Trekking
~ Bird Watching
~ Festival Tours

National Symbols of Bhutan


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National Flag

The upper yellow half signifies the secular power and authority of the king while the lower saffron-orange symbolizes the practice of religion and the power of Buddhism, manifested in the tradition of Drukpa Kagyu. The dragon signifies the name and the purity of the country.




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National Sport - Archery

Archery was declared the national sport in 1971 when Bhutan became a member of the United Nations. Bhutan also maintains an Olympic archery team. Archery tournaments and competitions are held throughout the country. Archery is played during religious and secular public holidays in Bhutan


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National Emblem

There is a jewel on all sides with two dragons on the vertical sides. The thunderbolts represent the harmony between secular and religious power while the lotus symbolizes purity. The jewel signifies the sovereign power while the dragons (male and female) represent the name of the country DrukYul


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National Bird - Raven

It adorns the royal crown. The raven represents the deity Gonpo Jarodongchen (raven headed Mahakala), one of the chief guardian deities of Bhutan. It adorns the royal crown. The raven represents the deity Gonpo Jarodongchen (raven headed Mahakala), one of the chief guardian deities of Bhutan.


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National Animal - Takin

It is a very rare mammal with a thick neck and short muscular legs. It lives in groups and is found above 4000 meters on the north-western and far north eastern parts of the country. They feed on bamboo. The adult Takin can weigh over 200 kgs



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National Flower - Blue Poppy

It is a delicate blue or purple tinged blossom with a white filament. It grows to a height of 1 meter, and is found above the tree line (3500-4500 meters) on rocky mountain terrain. It was discovered in 1933 by a British Botanist, George Sherriff in a remote part of Sakteng in eastern Bhutan



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National Tree - Cypress

Cypresses are found in abundance and one may notice large cypresses near temples and monasteries. This tree is found in the temperate climate zone, between 1800 and 3500 meters. Its capacity to survive on rugged harsh terrain is compared to bravery and simplicity


About Us

Bhutan Hospitality Travel Club is one of the top travel company in Bhutan where we focus on providing quality tours to our valuable guest. Hospitality tours are our main focus area where we provide the best Hospitality service to our guest. Our other specialisation are as follows:
~ Cultural Tours
~ Adventure Tours
~ Trekking
~ Bird Watching
~ Festival Tours

Contact Details

Robin Gurung
Mobile: +975 17665025
P.O.Box No: 1904, GPO - Thimphu
Lower Motithang,
Thimphu : Bhutan

Email: robininbhutan@gmail.com, info@bhutanhospitalitytravels.com
Website: www.bhutanhospitalitytravels.com