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BHUTAN TARIFF & ENTITLEMENTS
All foreign national tourists visiting Bhutan must travel through all-inclusive package tours, for which there is a fixed tariff set by the Royal Government, This tariff includes the services of accommodation& meals, transport and guide, sightseeing and entrance fees.

TARIFF
International Tourist tariff is set by the Royal Government of Bhutan and is valid for all-inclusive package.
The minimum tariff for tourists visiting in a group of three people or more is as follows:
High season: US $ 180 per person per night (March, April, May, September, October and November).
Low season: US $ 165 per person per night (January, February, June, July, August and December).

SURCHARGE
Individual tourists and group size of less then 3 person shall be subject to surcharge, in addition to the minimum daily tariff as follows:

Single individual: US $ 40 per night
Group of two persons: US $ 30 per person per night

The minimum daily tariff is inclusive of royalty, accommodation on twin searing basis, all meals, side seeing, guide services transportation within the country and entrance fees for the museum and monuments.
While on trek the cost covers tented accommodation, ponies, yaks, trekking guides, cook and meals.

DISCOUNTS ON TOURIST TARIFF
The following are subject to approval from the Department of Tourism..

Diplomats from foreign embassies/ Missions accredited to Bhutan are given 25 % discount on the minimum daily tariff.
Children below 5 years is free, those between 6-12 years get 50% off on daily tariff.
Full time students below the age of 25 years are given 25% discount on the daily tariff (evidence required)
50% discount on a daily tariff is given to one person in a group of 11-15 persons. A 100% discount is given to one member in a group exceeding 16 persons.

CANCELLATION CHARGES
Trips booked and subsequently cancelled are subject to cancellation charges as follows:
30 days prior to commencement of tour: no cancellation charge.
Within 21 days: 10% of the trip cost.
Within 7 days: 30% of the trip cost.
Less then 7 days or without notice: 50% of the trip cost.
After arrival in Bhutan: 100% of the trip cost.

BHUTAN TOUR PAYMENT
All Tour Payments must be settled one month in advance of commencement of Tour to clear the Visa and other necessary documents. The Tour booking will be confirmed only after we receive 100% of the Tour payment.
Please deposit/Transfer the Tour payment to the account of TASHILA TOURS & TRAVELS, GANGTOK-737101, SIKKIM, INDIA.








 

 

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 VISA AND PERMIT 

 
 

All foreign travelers to Bhutan are permitted entry only through recognised travel agent. The daily tariff is fixed by the Tourism Authority of Bhutan (TAB). Visa for Bhutan is granted for 14 days which can be extended in Thimphu for upto six months The actual VISA is stamped on arrival in Bhutan upon payment of US $ 20, but visitors need to obtain visa clearance from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in advance. 

 
     
 

 ACCESSIBILITY 

 
 

Airport : Druk Air, Bhutan's national airline, operates flights to Paro from Bangkok, Kolkata, Dhaka, Kathmandu and New Delhi. 

Road : There are two overland entry/exit points. One is from the Indian State of West Bengal into Phuntsholing in southwest Bhutan. Phuntsholing is four hours drive from Bagdogra, the nearest Indian airport and seven hours drive from both Gangtok (Sikkim) and Darjeeling. The drive from Phuntsholing to Thimphu takes 6 hours.

The other point is Samdrup Jongkhar in the southeast, 110 km from Guwahati, India. An Inner Line Permit to enter Assam will also be required to enter/exit through Guwahati. Trashigang is 6 hours drive from Samdrup Jongkhar. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tashila Tours & Travel, Post Box 70, Gangtok - 737101,Sikkim, INDIA
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