Bhutan is a truly magical place, unlike anywhere I’ve ever been and I cannot imagine a better, more fun, more seamless experience which was all thanks to Bhutan Majestic Travel (BMT). BMT came highly recommended by a group of friends who visited Bhutan several years ago and I am so happy that I took their [...]

Prayer ceremonies for the birth of The Gyalsey have begun across the country, with the Zhung Dratshang, Dzongkhag Rabdheys, and Shedras, all over Bhutan, performing Zhabdrung Dha Nang Kurim. His Holiness the Je Khenpo presided over the prayers at Tashichhodzong in Thimphu. Ever since His Majesty the King announced on November 11, last year, that [...]

2nd Feb, 2016

Brand Bhutan

The official colours for ‘Brand Bhutan’ are Yellow and Maroon. Economic affairs’ Department of Trade says they chose the colours as they depict purity, simplicity, country’s pristine environment, and Gross National Happiness. These colours make up logos for brands such as ‘Made in Bhutan’ and ‘Grown in Bhutan’. Prime Minister, Tshering Tobgay launched the logos, [...]

29th Jan, 2016

Bhutan Postal Museum

“The Bhutan Postal Museum: Evolution of Communications Systems in Bhutan” was established  in 2015 to celebrate the 60th Birth Anniversary of Fourth Druk Gyalpo His Majesty King Jigme Singye Wangchuck.   The main objective of the museum is to tell the story of Bhutan’s progress and development through the lens of the evolution of communications and postal system in [...]

28th Jan, 2016

Paro Taktshang

Paro Dzongkhag Administration has suspended the closing of Paro Taktshang every Tuesday following discontent among tour operators. The rule will be lifted for three months, until April, so that an alternative could be worked out. Paro Dzongkhag Tshogdu had decided to close Taktshang every Tuesday except on auspicious dates, in December, last year. The rule [...]

His Majesty The King and Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen pose for a Kupar with the majestic Tashichhodzong in the background covered with Thimphu’s first snowfall this year. Her Majesty is in the best of her health, as Their Majesties look forward to the birth of a Prince next month. Photo Facebook Snowfall: Yesterday was a [...]

Olá Namgay & Bhutan Majestic Travel Team,   Estamos de volta à nossa casa. Gostaríamos de agradecer pela organização da nossa viagem ao Butão. Nós adoramos tudo! O Butão é um país tão lindo, com pessoas tão amáveis… Tantas coisas para ver e curtir…templos e paisagens de tirar o fôlego. Adoramos os hotéis e a [...]

Thrompon Kinley Dorjee “I am inspired to re-contest” With thromde elections about a month away, Thimphu thrompon Kinlay Dorjee announces his decision to re-contest while highlighting some of his achievements as a mayor of the capital city Q&A: 1. Would you re-contest in the upcoming thromde elections?  Why? I take this opportunity to thank everyone for [...]

Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen graces the salang tendril ceremony for the construction of the new 150-bed Gyaltsuen Jetsun Pema Mother and Child Hospital hospital HEALTH: Her Majesty the Queen graced the salang ceremony for construction of the much-awaited 150-bedded Gyaltsuen Jetsun Pema Mother and Child Hospital yesterday in Thimphu. The hospital will cater to all [...]

Tashi Air by April and Drukair to Gelephu from next month Aviation: The government has informed Tashi Air subsidiary Bhutan Airlines to recommence domestic flights by April, next year. The decision comes seven months after it decided that the private airline must recommence domestic operations. However, Tashi Air had re-appealed for a two-year deferment causing [...]