Minimum Daily Tariff

The minimum daily package covers the following services.

  1. A minimum of 3 star accommodation (4 & 5 star may require an additional premium).
  2. All three meals.
  3. A licensed Bhutanese tour guide for the extent of your stay.
  4. All internal transport (excluding internal flights).
  5. Airport pick-up and drop.
  6. Camping equipment and haulage for trekking tours.
  7. All internal taxes and charges.
  8. A Sustainable Development Fee (SDF) of US$ 200. This fee goes towards free education, free healthcare, poverty alleviation, along with the building of infrastructure.

The minimum daily package for tourists travelling in a group of 3 persons or more is as follows:

  • USD $200 per person per night for the months of January, February, June, July, August, and December.
  • USD $250 per person per night for the months of March, April, May, September, October, and November.

These rates are applicable per tourist per night halt in Bhutan.

On the day of departure, the ‘local agents’ host obligation shall be limited to providing breakfast only and any extra requirements shall be payable on usage basis.

The list of hotels and lodges approved to provide accommodations are all listed on the website.

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