The minimum daily tour price is fixed by the Royal Government of Bhutan. The rate includes all basic services like accommodation, food, transport, driver, guide and crew. A part of these fees are used for the development of the country (infrastructure, health service…). For groups of less than three, the Royal Government of Bhutan imposes surcharges. In the figure below, surcharges are separated from minimum daily tour prices. Please visit Tourism Department official website: http://www.tourism.gov.bt/plan/minimum-daily-package
Rates for groups (3 persons minimum):
minimum daily tour price peak season USD 250 per person per night off-season USD 200 per person per night Rates for 2 persons:
minimum daily tour price peak season USD 280 + 30 per person per night off-season USD 230 + 30 per person per night Rates for individuals:
minimum daily tour price peak season USD 290 + 40 per person per night off-season USD 240 + 40 per person per night Peak season: March – May, September – November
Off-season: December – February, June – August
The following are included in the Minimum Tariff Payment:
Entire tour payment must be settled at least 6 weeks prior to date of arrival in Bhutan and VISA is cleared by Government subject to advance payment only.
Your funds are held in the government account and will not be released to BOOK BHUTAN TOUR until after your tour has taken place. This provides you with the security of knowing that your money is safe until your holiday takes place. If for any reason the trip doesn’t go ahead then the government will not give your money to BOOK BHUTAN TOUR but will return it to you (subject to any cancellation charges which apply if you have cancelled the trip).
Please deposit / transfer the payment to following Bank according to your nationality.
|CURRENCY||CORRESPONDENT BANK||SWIFT CODE (BIC)||ACCOUNT NO. / IBAN|
|US Dollar||Bank of America, New York, USA||BOFAUS3N||6550691700|
|US Dollar||Standard Chartered Bank Ltd., New York, USA||SCBLUS33||358-202-171-9001|
|US Dollar||Standard Chartered Bank Ltd., Singapore||SCBLSGSG||01-7-005970-7|
|US Dollar||Kasikornbank PCL, Bangkok, Thailand||KASITHBK||400-95-1003-1|
|Australian Dollar||Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Sydney, Australia||CTBAAU2SXXX||06796710002656|
|Euro||Standard Chartered Bank Ltd., Frankfurt, Germany||SCBLDEFX||18155200IBAN-DE05512305000018155200|
|Great Britain Pound||Standard Chartered Bank Ltd.,London||SCBLGB2L||01706885901IBAN-GB21SCBL60910417068859|
|Japanese Yen||Standard Chartered Bank Ltd., Tokyo, Japan||SCBLJPJT||2342855-1110|
Ultimate Beneficiary: Account No: 0100021220001 of Book Bhutan Tour maintained with BNB, Thimphu, Bhutan.
Note: Copy of this bank transfer shall be emailed / faxed to us for necessary follow-up with the Bank.
Months of February, March and April are the spring time in Bhutan and you will experience very less rainfall, with increasing temperature. You will also come across various flowers including rhododendrons on the hills and mountains. April to September will experience the summer season in Bhutan with moderate rainfall. It will be warm in the Inner and Greater Himalayas Zones while hot in the Southern foothill regions. The months of October and November will experience the autumn or fall season where plant vegetation will start shedding their leaves. At this point of time, there will be heavy winds and the atmosphere will be dustier. Temperature will fall very low and on the higher mountains, there will be light snowfalls and ice. December and January months will experience the winter and it will be very cold. If you are lucky, you will come across heavy snowfalls in Inner and Greater Himalayas zones while there will be rain in the southern foothills. According to these climatic conditions, you may have to bring your clothes and shoes.
|Climatic table Thimphu||Jan||Feb||March||April||May||June||July||Aug||Sept||Oct||Nov||Dec|
|Day temperature °C||12||14||16||20||23||24||19||25||23||21||18||15|
|Night temperature °C||-2||-1||2||6||12||15||14||16||14||11||4||-1|
|Solar hours per day (h/d)||7||6||7||7||5||3||0||2||3||5||5||6|
It depends on Individuals. As far as we are concerned, it will work out even if you do not bring any cash since all your inbound Tour expenses shall be covered from your Tour Payments. However, if you wish to do some shopping and experience various club entertainments, you may have to bring some cash preferably in US Dollars. But there are facilities for Visa and Master Cards and you can bring them too.
You can book your Air Ticket either through us or one of the Ticketing Agent approved by the Druk Air Corporation Ltd and Bhutan Airlines. We would suggest you to book the Air Tickets through us since we would be charging only the minimal service charges while the Ticketing Agents would charge commissions as well as their service charges. Hence, it will be little cheaper and convenience in booking the Air Tickets through us only, since we know the travel itinerary.
Yes, if you bring 10 people in your group for more than 8 days under your initiative, you will be given 50% Discount on your total tour Payments. Further, you will also be given the status of the Tour Leader and there are certain amenities that you would enjoy while you are here in Bhutan. If you bring in more than 15 people in a group for more than 8days, you will be given 100% discount including the tour leader status and you will enjoy certain amenities from us as our appreciation.
Yes, we have French, Japanese, German; Chinese and Italian Speaking Guides. But for these Guides, you have to pay the USD 100/- Per Day.
Yes, Book Bhutan Tour is committed to a careful preparation of the tour, but cannot foresee all risks and contingencies. In view of these risks, participation is at your own risk. For your own safety of the traveler is to take out a luggage, accident, travel liability and travel insurance that covers the costs of repatriation in case of accident or illness, as a cancellation insurance is strongly recommended. These are not included in the cruise price. In addition, Swiss nationals are recommended REGA patronage.
Our Travel agent is small and does not receive more number of guests unlike other big companies. This gives us ample time to focus on giving immense attention to our Guests as well as the quality of our services.
Further, we do not give heavy discount to our guests that often compromise the Quality Accommodation, Meals; Transportation and the Tour Programs. We are also known for our high degree of honesty and integrity with vast knowledge on the subject of tourism. Hence, with humble status and quality service and trust worthy status.
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