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Garab Dorji
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Joined December 2019
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About me

I am also the board member of Tourism council of Bhutan — the apex tourism body in the kingdom of Bhutan. I am also a tour guide, tour leader, tour co-ordinator and operator.

Garab Dorji a first Bachelor Degree guide working full time since 1994 is a celebrity tour guide in Bhutan. He choose to be tour guide despite many coveted opportunities to work in various organizations those days. People thought I was crazy since most of my colleagues then were not even high school graduates and I come from respectable family but I m proud to be guide and feel I have made a right choice . I can proudly say that as a tour guide., I have represented Bhutan most professionally and diplomatically with my Tourists as an Ambassador in Tourism for 25years . M also fortunate to work as tour guide and Tour Leader and coordinated tours for celebrities and high profile Tourists for three decades . And just to name few , Demi Moore , Anthony Bourdain ,Darren Aronofsky and Mohanlal a legendary super stars from South .
. He is a veteran of Bhutanese tourism. In over 25 years, he headed the operations division of one of Bhutan’s biggest tour companies, following which he founded and chaired the Tour Guide Association of Bhutan. He has been to nook and corner of Bhutan ,many many times. Trekked almost all the treks
He also leads specialized groups including the National Geographic Adventures, and is an eco-tourism fanatic, having played a key role in promoting Bhutan’s environment-friendly tourism policies. He currently serves on the board of the Tourism Council of Bhutan, the highest tourism body in the country. He is also the chairperson of Consumer dispute settlement committee . he is the first and the only certificated Social worker in tourism . he is a trainer for tour guides and other tourism related training

Why did you join the community?

i want to join becauee i work in tourism in bhutan , need to know how to bring in more high end tourists to Bhutan

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Where do you dream of traveling to?

Middle East and United states

What was your first travel job?

Tour Guide

What do you want to learn more about?

how we can use tourism to foster much better relationship with our neighbors in particular and world in general

Three words that describe why we should travel?

to know each other well , foster people to people relationship and to learn , respect and apprentice other culture and tradition and religion