Planning your Travel to Bhutan
Before you travel to Bhutan, it is important to do some research on what you would like to do and which operator to choose. You can randomly surf net or the find from the government Tourism official website http://www.tourism.gov.bt/tour-operators/bhutan-travellers.html. Once you have had chosen the agent, the following are the steps to further proceed with your trip:
What kind of itinerary should I choose or what Bhutan has to offer me?
We have number of well thought out travel Itineraries to choose from. Check our guaranteed trips in the Home Page. If you want something different, we can customize the Itinerary based on your interests. Be it a festival, a farmhouse visit, meeting local astrologer, traditional hot stone bath or new treks – we can all customize for you. Contact Us to customize your itinerary.
I have decided on the Itinerary, what should I do next?
Your Drukair flight is very important in planning a trip to Bhutan as there is only one airline in the country. Drukair services to and from Bangkok, Delhi, Dhaka, Kolkotta and Kathmandu. Please let us know your flight sectors and exact date of travel. Then send us your FULL passport names – we will book your seats on the Drukair and forward you the booking details.
When should I send Drukair and tour payments?
After the Itinerary has been chosen and the Drukair reservation has been made by us, you will be advised to send the full advance payment. Government of Bhutan requires sending full payment to sanction your visas.
I have sent payments to the operator. What is the Bhutan visa procedure and when should I expect my Drukair e-tickets?
After we receive payments from you, we will purchase your Drukair tickets and email your e-tickets. We will also then process your visas with the government and send you the Visa Clearance Letter. Based on this Clearance Letter, your actual Bhutan visas will be stamped on your passports on arrival at Paro airport. Passport size photographs are not required.
Are there any pre-departure advices that I should seek before I travel to Bhutan?
We have a Comprehensive Information Pack (CIP). This contains detail pre-departure advices. We will send you the CIP.
I have received the CIP. What’s next?
Board the Drukair flight to the land of the Thunder Dragon for your adventure Bhutan travel.