Visa details for travelling to Bhutan


All Tourist wishing to visit Bhutan find it quiet confusing and tricky but don’t let that stop you from making Bhutan your next travelling destination. While it’s true that you can’t personally apply for a tourist visa yourself, the arrangements can be done through a tour operator like us.

  • With the exception of certain Asian countries like India, Bangladesh and Maldives, all other visitors travelling to Bhutan require a visa.
  • All tourists wishing to visit Bhutan must get a visa before coming to Bhutan and that is only possible with a direct link to a Travel Operator like us or through a foreign travel agent.
  • The Tourism Council of Bhutan issues the visa once the full payment has been wire transferred (Please refer to Minimum Daily Package on our website for the payment information.).
  • Indian, Bangladeshis and Maldivian nationals can obtain a permit at the port of entry on producing a valid passport with a minimum of 6 months validity (Indian nationals may also use their Voters Identity Card (VIC)).


  • How to get a Bhutan Tourist Visa in 6 simple steps

  1. Consult with a registered Tour Operator like us and book yourself a tour package.
  2. Purchase & Conform your Air-tickets.
  3. You are required to send us a copy of your passport and then we will proceed to apply foryour visa. Ensure that your passport has a validity of at least 6 months at the point of arrival in Bhutan.
  4. Provide information as listed below:
  • Full Name as per passport
  • Occupation
  • Mailing Address
  • Contact Number
  • Submit a scanned copy of your passport as per sample



  • For Students, Submit a Scanned copy of your student I.D for student discount as per sample –


  1. Visa will be processed upon payment full payment of your trip to Tourism Council of Bhutan.
  2. Receive your E-visa 30 days prior to your departure and incase of emergency it can be done in 4-7 working days after confirmation of the tour.


 Online Regional Permit System

In order to streamline and facilitate smooth visitation by tourists from Bangladesh, India and Maldives, We have launched the Online Permit System. The system facilitates the online processing of permits for regional tourists. Book with us and we will make your journey hassle free and merry.