Arcadia Bhutan Travels | Daily Tourist Tariff
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Daily Tourist Tariff

The Tourism Council of Bhutan (TCB) is an independent authority and highest decision-making body on all matters relating to tourism and its management in Bhutan. It regulates all tourism related activities in Bhutan. Arcadia Bhutan Travel is registered tour company with TCB, and TCB also fix the daily Bhutan tour prices and Bhutan Tourist Taxes or Sustainable Development Fund.



Visiting Bhutan is considered life-time experience and you can pack and fly/drive into  Bhutan anytime of year paying the SDF (sustainable development fund) and other tour cost.


  • For a group of 3 persons or above, the minimum tour price US$ 400 per night per person
  • For a group of 2 persons, the minimum  tour cost is US$ 480 per night per person 
  • For a lone traveler, the tour rate is US $ 490 per night 


The above tour cost is inclusive of the following:


  • Sustainable Development Fund  of US$200 per night per person
  • Twin sharing hotel Room (3 star and above hotels)
  • All Meals at 3 star hotels and restaurant,TCB certified. 
  • Professional English speaking tour guides, TCB certified.
  • Refreshments (tea, coffee and snacks)
  • All transfers and sightseeing/treks/tours within Bhutan
  • Potter ponies on treks
  • Trekking equipment and haulage for trekking tours
  • All entrance fees to museums and monuments
  • All internal taxes and charges
  • Mineral drinking water

The rates given above are applicable per tourist per night halt in Bhutan. On the day of departure, the local Bhutan tour operators / Bhutan travel agents’ obligation shall be limited to breakfast only.


The following is not included in the daily tourist tariff:


  • Visa fee US $40 each (must be paid in advance with tour cost).
  • Airfares (international and domestic)
  • Travel insurance (recommended but not available in Bhutan)
  • Single Room supplements US$ 40 per room per night  (optional)
  • Other personal expenses, calls overseas, laundries, and beverage.