ABOUT BHUTAN

Bhutan is a small landlocked country located in the Eastern Himalayas. Bhutan is also famously known as the last Shangri-La and it lives up to its name where the government and people believe in the concept of Gross National Happiness. If you are looking for a place where you can relax and get away from your daily hectic schedule and enjoy a breathtaking scenery Bhutan is the right place to be. Bhutan is one of the ten global biodiversity hot spots in the world with one of the most beautiful and unspoiled flora and fauna.72% of the country is under forest cover and it is also one of the carbon negative country in the world.

Visa Information

Indian, Bangladeshis and Maldivian nationals can obtain a visa at the port of entry on producing a valid passport with a minimum of 6 month validity (Indian nationals may also use their Voters Identity Card (VIC)).

As for Nationalities from other Nation, we at Samanthabadra Tours and  Travels will process your visa prior to your arrival here in the Kingdom all you need to do is send us a scan of your passport and a passport size picture in the jpg format .

The visa will be processed by the Tourism Council of Bhutan (TCB) once the full payment of your holiday (including a USD $40 visa fee) has been wire transferred and received in the TCB bank account.  Once received the visa clearance will be processed within 72 working hours.

At your point of entry you will be required to show your visa clearance letter, the visa will then be stamped into your passport.