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.