Tariff & Payment

Once you have agreed on a tour itinerary, we would send you the specific information about tour payment and bank accounts.

The Royal government of Bhutan sets minimum selling prices for packages to Bhutan and this must be paid in US dollars prior to arrival in Bhutan.

The minimum tariffs for tourist visiting in a group of 3 persons or more are as follows:

High season tariff- US$ 250 per person per night halt (January, February, march, April. May, June, September, October, November and December).

Low season tariff- US$ 200 per person per night halt (July and August).

The minimum price includes:

  • All internal taxes and charges (including the royalty)
  • Visa
  • Accommodation
  • All meals
  • All travel with a licensed Bhutanese tour guide
  • All internal transport
  • All camping equipment and haulage for trekking tours

The rates given above are applicable per tourist per night halt in Bhutan. On the day of departure the local agents host obligation shall be limited to breakfast only and any extra requirements shall be payable on the actual basis.

Surcharges

An individual tourist and smaller groups of less than three people shall be subject to surcharges, over and above the minimum daily rates applicable, as follows:

  1. Single individual US$ 40 per night
  2. Group of 2 person US$ 30 per person per night

10% agency commission payable to agents abroad shall not be deductible from the surcharge.

The surcharges will not be applicable to the representatives of foreign travel agents on business study or promotional visit properly approved and cleared by TCB.

Payment Policy

An advance payment should be made fully for entire tour packages must be send to Happiness Journey Bhutan at least one month prior to arrival.

It is advisable to remit payment for Druk Air flights 3 months in advance or at the time of booking. So this will help us to obtain confirm seats on the requested flights.

Payment should be done through wire transfers; we do not have credit card facility in Bhutan for the tour payments

Services are confirmed subject to advance payment only. We will provide full information on remittance of tour payments when we cost your requirements.