SonamTrophel is a small family owned business established in 1993 by Chencho Thinley and Lalita lama. The duo embarked in the hospitality industry with a restaurant (Sonam Trophel Restaurant) in heart of Paro town and over the years, the establishment has seen the likes of Uma Tharman, Demi Moore, Mat Dillon and many others. Chencho and Lali are the heart and soul of the restaurant and with much encouragement from family and friends they extended their business into Travel and hotel. Our USP is we are extremely passionate about BHUTAN and simply want our clients to experience Bhutan, as we LOCALs. Being a Bhutan based travel agency, focused on curating authentic tailor-made holidays to Bhutan, authenticity and sustainability are key to our travel programs. Our trips are an opportunity to meet and connect with local people and to forge lifelong friendships. Every itinerary is thoroughly vetted from our personal local experience on the ground and it encourages you to become an engaged traveler through interactions with the local communities. Our philosophy is a simple one; to offer you the best possible local tour experience and contribute to the development of local Bhutanese communities. We understand the only way to achieve this is to have a genuine local expert guide you and curate a holiday around your interests, needs, and budget and with total commitment to quality. We encourage you to travel to Bhutan sustainably. Some of our Bhutan tours are aligned with local NGOs such as Youth Development Fund (support for underprivileged youths) and Maya Foundation (Animal rehabilitation). Through your tours to Bhutan, you have the opportunity to make a significant difference to local communities – For more details inquire with us.


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