This is “High Value, Low Volume” tourism
We charge Government’s fixed rate of US$ 250 for all the tourists visiting Bhutan per night which is inclusive of Expert leadership, All accommodations, All meals, All transportation during the tour, All tax and All activities as will be stated in the itinerary based on twin room sharing basis.
However, there is a surcharge applicable for the group size of less than three people. It’s US$ 30 for a person per night for two people traveling together, and US$ 40 per night for solo traveler.
It is the government’s way of sustaining tourism without affecting its fragile cultural heritage. The philosophy has always been, “High Value, Low Volume” tourism. There are no backpack travelers in Bhutan. Thirty five percent of the tariff goes to the government. It helps finance free medical care and education for all Bhutanese.
* The rates shall apply uniformly irrespective of locations and the type of accommodation provided.
Trip Cancellation Charges
Tour Packages booked and subsequently canceled shall be subject to cancellation charges as follows:
- within 30 days of start of program ~ 30% of rate
- within 21 days ~ 50% of rate
after arrival in Bhutan ~ 100%