Bhutan - Checklist


1) Photo IDs (Carry Original + 5 copies)
   a) Passport or Election ID (OR)
   b) Children - Passport or School ID + Birth Certificate (OR).
   c) Students Valid ID + Birth Certificate

Carry Originals of Photo IDs plus (Courier 5 copies of the same in advance to us in advance, also passport size photographs atleast 2 to 3 weeks in advance).

2) Valid permits would be given to you or your co-ordinator at Border; retain them also required while returning back to India.

3) Woolens (Sweater), Mufler light, Monkey cap, gloves if you depending on which time of year you plan to go, thermal jacket.

4) It can rain in Bhutan during most period of the year so carry your rain wear with you (rain jackets or ponchos)

5) Sun Glasses, Sun Screen, Cap/Hat.

6) Personal Medical Kit, Emergency numbers, Towel, Soap, Shaving kit etc.

7) Pack everything in one backpack and carry one small day pack bag.

8) Don't loose your permits. (Out driver may retain original of the permit and keep it with him during the trip).

9) Once you reach Thimpu you can get local SIM Card Phone number. If you have a valid Photo ID and copy of permit.

10) Important note: 

  • Carry only Rs.100/- and Rs.50/- notes. (Rs.500/- and Rs.1000/- notes are illegal in Bhutan). Note ATMs are a problem in Bhutan so carry enough cash; though some of the hotel accept international credit cards.
  • Tobacco & Tobacco products are banned in Bhutan.
  • Do not bring any plant or agricultural product out of Bhutan. It is illegal.

Bhutan - Thimpu Weather General Forecast

What are generally included in the trip budgets?

Travel: Transport as per tour plan only.
Food: Breakfast at hotel.
Accommodation: Twin Sharing unless specified or requested otherwise
Permits: Cost of permit are included in the budget.


cost of unplanned travel/ transport to locations other than specified program is not included.
cost of food for Non-standard menu item; eating outside in restaurants would be directly borne by the customer.
Accommodation would be provided as per scheduled trip dates in respective places as predecided. Cost of stay in any other location/s due to any unscene circumstances is not budgeted for and has to borne by customer.
Unutilised resources are not included in the budget
Tourist tolls for visiting any specific places; camera/video shooting tolls are not included in the budget
Hotel tips/ Laundry bills are not included in the budget.
Travel insurance/ accident insurance is not included in the budget and not included in the cost.
Bottled water/ fruit juices/ beverages
Anything that is not included is excluded.

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