Bhutan Tour & Trek Tariff
Bhutan tour & trek tariff
Tariff for all services related to tourism in Bhutan are fixed by the Government of Bhutan which are consolidated into a package and charged on per night basis. The package comes with all meals; private transportation regardless of destination/sightseeing spots, govt royalty, all necessary taxes, agent's handling charge and all other necessary logistic arrangement.
The government fixed package tariff for tourists visiting in a team of 03 persons or more are as follows:-
Tariff for the year 2012 (in US Dollar):
The minimum tariff for tourist visiting in a group of 3 persons or more is as follows (per person per night):
Jan, Feb, June, July, Aug & Dec (low seasons): USD 200 per person per night
Mar, Apr, May, Sept, Oct & Nov (high seasons): 250 per person per night
The per night cost is same for Cultural Tours, Treks or any other Special Interest Tours.
These minimum daily rates are inclusive of following services :
i) Accommodation in standard hotels, approved by Tourism Council of Bhutan
ii) All transfers and sightseeing within Bhutan
iii) services of accompanied English speaking guide
iv) All meals
v) Government's royalty & taxes
vi) Riding ponies and pack animals on treks
vii) Entrance fees to the monuments
Individual tourists and smaller groups of less than three persons are subject to following surcharges, over and above daily package tariff :
Surcharge incase only single person travelling = USD 40 per night
Surcharge incase 02 persons travelling together = USD 30 per person per night
Incase the number of persons travelling together is 03 or more then there is no surcharge.
As per international norms, 10% of the gross tour payment shall be payable to the principal agents abroad as commission and shall be deducted by these agents at source. Further, this commission shall be calculated from the net amount after deducting the discounts wherever applicable. Also there is no commission on FIT Surcharges, applicable incase of 01 and 02 pax.
Single Room Supplements
The Government set package rates are valid for accommodation on twin sharing basis and incase of using single rooms, following supplements will be applicable :
Festival seasons USD 50 per single room per night
Other seasons USD 40 per single room per night
Tourism Development Fund
Not applicable .
Visa fee USD 20 per person is payable extra and it can paid along with tour payment.