Visa approvals are only issued to authorized
travel agents when you book your tour. Once
the approval has been confirmed, it is then
possible for your agent to book your flight.
It is not possible to book seats prior to the
visa approval being approved, so it is important
to confirm your trip and provide your agent
with a copy of the details page of your passport
as soon as possible.
Your actual visa will be issued on arrival at
Paro Airport. Cost is USD20.
The royal government of Bhutan has set an inclusive
fixed tariff. Peak season march/may-sep/Nov
USD 200 per person per day, off season Jun/Aug-Dec/Feb
USD 165 per person per day.
Individual and small groups of less than 3 participants
there is additional surcharge above the daily
applicable rates as follows:
Single Pax USD 40 per day
Group of 2 Paxes USD 30 per person per day
Accommodation on the twin sharing basis with
Transportations and sightseeing within Bhutan
by a deluxe vehicle.
The services of the guide/porters/ ponies wherever
Royalty and Taxes to the Government.
Monastery and monuments entrance fees if any.
Diplomats from foreign embassies and missions
accredited to Bhutan shall be given a 25% discount
on daily tariff. The students below the age
of 25 years holding valid identity cards from
their academic instituations shall also be given
a 25% discount on daily tariff. Children up
to the age of 5 years are free of cost. Those
between 6-12 years accompanied by their guardians
are entitled 50% complimentary. A discount of
50% is given to one person in a group of 11-15
pax. A discount of 10% on the daily tariff shall
be provided for halts between 11-20 nights and
20% discounts on halt beyond 21 nights.
Cancellations and refund
Tour programs booked and subsequently cancelled
shall be subject to cancellation charges as
Before 30 days- No charge
Within 21 days – 10%
Within 14 days-15%
Within 7 days – 30%
Less than 7 days- 50%
After arrival Bhutan- 100%
There shall be no charge for the number of delays
in arrival/ departure of visitors due to weather
condition, Druk air problems or road blockeds.
They will be charged only the actual expenses
on accommodation, food and transport and other
The southern part of Bhutan is tropical, with
the east of Bhutan tending to be warmer than
the west of the country. The central valley
of Punakha, Wangdue, Mongar,Tashigang and Lhuntshi
enjoy a semi climate with very cool winters.Thimpu,Tongsa
and Bumthang have a temperate climate monsoon
rains in the summer and snow fall in winter.
Winter in Bhutan is from mid-november until
mid-march and this time the climate is dry.
The monsoon arrives mid-june with rain fall
and end of September autom suddenly arrives
and is a magnificent season for trekking and
Getting there and away
The best way to enter Bhutan is by Druk air,
the national air carrier and following places
are connected with Druk air flight.
India- Delhi and Calcutta
Nepal – Kathmandu
Entry or exit is also possible through Phuntsoling
boarder west bangal –India and through
Samdruk jonkhar to northern India.