Traveling to Bhutan

The Royal Government of Bhutan strongly adheres to the policy of ‘High Value, Low Impact’ tourism that fosters conservation of environment, promotion of cultural heritage, safeguarding sovereign status of the Nation for significantly contributing to Gross National Happiness.

Therefore before travelling to Bhutan please follow the steps to assure a well arranged tour:

Step 1: Select the Tour Operator (travel agent) that will be arranging your trip to Bhutan for Community-based Sustainable Tourism in Phobjikha. A list of registered tour operators who promotes CBST in Phobjikha is attached .

Step 2: Work out a travel itinerary with a selected agent. Based on the itinerary the travel agent will calculate the amount you must pay (Tour Payment) in advance.

Step 3: Send a clear scanned copy of your passport to the agent who will process your visa application. Visas are normally processed within a week’s time. Once the visa has been approved the agent will email you a copy of the approved visa.

For more travel information on Bhutan please refer HERE