Month (February, March, April, May,June, September, October and November)

No. of Pax No. of Night Rates per person
1 1 US $ 250 + Surcharge US $ 40
2 1 US $ 250 + Surcharge US $ 30
3-6 1 US $ 250
7-11 1 US $ 250 plus 50% discount for the 11th Person
12 and above 1 US $ 250 plus 100% discount for the 16th Person

Months (December, January, July and August)

No. of Pax No. of Night Rates per person
1 1 US $ 200 + Surcharge US $ 40
2 1 US $ 200 + Surcharge US $ 30
3-6 1 US $ 200
7-11 1 US $ 200 plus 50% discount for the 11th Person
12 and above 1 US $ 200 plus 100% discount for the 16th Person

The above rates include the following services:

  1. Rooms (Twin sharing basis)
  2. Foods
  3. Sightseeing as per programme
  4. Transportation
  5. Guide Services
  6. Entry Fees
  7. Mineral Water

The above rates Excludes the following services:

  1. Druk Air Fares
  2. Visa Fees of US $ 20 per person
  3. Airport Taxes
  4. Beverages (Wine, Whisky, etc.)
  5. Laundry

Note: On the above rates, there is 10% agent discounts. Language guides other than English are charged extra at per the existing rates.

CANCELLATIONSTour Programmes booked and subsequently cancelled shall be subject to cancellation charges as follows:

  • within 30 days of start of programme ~ no charges
  • within 21 days ~ 10% of rate
  • within 14 days ~ 15% of rate
  • within 7 days ~ 30% of rate
  • less than 7 days or without notice ~ 50% of rate
  • after arrival in Bhutan ~ 100%

DELAYED ARRIVALS

There is no charge for delays in arrival and departure because of weather conditions disrupting flights or road blocks. The tourist must however bear the cost of food, accommodation, transportation, and other services required.

It is highly recommended that you purchase travel insurance prior to travel.

SURCHARGES

Tourists travelling in a group of two (2) persons or less shall be subject to a surcharge, in addition to the minimum daily package rates.

They are as follows:

  • Single individual – US$ 40 per night
  • Group of 2 persons only – US$ 30 per person per night
  • The 10% agency commission payable to agents abroad shall not be deductible from the surcharge.
  • The surcharge will not be applicable to representatives of foreign travel agents on business study or promotional visit duly approved and cleared by TCB.

DISCOUNTS

  1. There shall be no charge for CHILDREN up to the age of 5 years. However, those between the ages of 6-12 years accompanied by elders/ guardians shall be given 50% discount on daily rates and 100% discount on Royalty. This Royalty is currently set at $65 per day.
  2. Full time STUDENTS below the age of 25 years, holding valid identity cards from their academic institutions, shall also be given a 25% discount on the Royalty.
  3. A discount of 50% on minimum daily package shall be given to one person in a group of 11 people. 100% discount shall be given to one member in a group exceeding 16 persons.
  4. A 50%discount on Royalty shall be provided after the 8th night and 100% discount on Royalty shall be provided after the 14th night.
  5. Visitors availing discounts under Sections A & B shall not be eligible for discount under D.

WIRE TRANSFER

Prior to your trip to Bhutan you will be asked to wire the full payment for your holiday to the Tourism Council of Bhutan.
You must wire the tour payment calculated by your tour operator as well as USD 40 (one time visa fee) to the Bhutan National Bank through one of their certified international partners with the Bhutanese tour operator specified as the ultimate beneficiary.

Please email the bank wire receipt copy to the local Bhutanese tour operator.