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    • Royaltravler's Profile Photo

      Hotels & Night Activities

      Bhutan Apr 4, 2015 at 12:06 AM

      Would like to gather comments

      1. The Tiger Nest Resort, Paro
      2. Peaceful Resort, Thimpu
      3. Anything to do in the Night

      I will be visiting in July 2015 so would like to find out more.

      Rosanna

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    • Royaltravler's Profile Photo

      Hotels & Night Activities

      Bhutan Apr 4, 2015 at 12:06 AM

      Would like to gather comments

      1. The Tiger Nest Resort, Paro
      2. Peaceful Resort, Thimpu
      3. Anything to do in the Night

      I will be visiting in July 2015 so would like to find out more.

      Rosanna

      1 Answer Apr 4, 2015 at 1:07 AM
    • Are solo Indian travelers permitted to visit Bhutan on their own?

      Bhutan Feb 9, 2015 at 1:06 AM

      I came across some blogs which mention that as per some recently imposed rule, solo Indian travelers are no longer permitted to enter Bhutan.

      Has anyone recently visited Bhutan and could suggest how true is this information? How do I obtain the entry permit and special area permit as a solo Indian traveler?

    • Indian traveler to Bhutan

      Bhutan Feb 8, 2015 at 6:02 AM

      I plan to travel to Bhutan in April.

      1. What is the situation of low to medium budget hotels/guest houses/hostels/bed and breakfast at Timphu and Paro?

      2. Are SBI debit cards/Visa debit cards of other Indian banks accepted at Bhutanese ATMs (I believe ATM machines are readily available at Timphu and Paro)?

      3. Are 500 and 1000 rupee notes (Indian Currency) accepted in Bhutan?

      4. Other than the permit which I'll obtain at Phuentsholing, will I require any other permit to move out of Timphu and visit Paro, Punakha, etc? If yes, then how do I go about obtaining those permits and what are their charges?

      Thanks

    • Suggestion requested:Night halts in and around Phuentsholing

      Bhutan Feb 8, 2015 at 5:59 AM

      Amongst Phuentsholing, Jaigaon and Hasimara, what could be my best option, in terms of safety, connectivity and budget, for an overnight stay? I intend to travel by public/sharing transport and am looking for a standard budget hotel with basic requirements.

      Thanks

    • Local taxi in Bhutan

      Bhutan Nov 24, 2014 at 3:35 AM

      What would be all inclusive average cost of a small car/day in Bhutan. We are a couple with 04 years old kid (Indian)

    • If I only have 4/5 days, what should we see?

      Bhutan Oct 25, 2014 at 4:17 PM

      We are active and enjoy: small hikes (not treks) for beautiful scenery, rafting, culture, etc. We don't want to be in the car all day long and don't want to get altitude sickness. Is it possible to see the Himalayas from flying to/from Nepal into Bhutan?
      Any suggestions on tour operators and attractions?
      Thank you

      2 Answers Jan 20, 2015 at 1:02 AM
    • Trek upto Tigers nest, Bhutan

      Bhutan Sep 1, 2014 at 6:44 AM

      Could any one tell me the difficulty level of the trek upto Tigers nest Bhutan? I am an average fit person who walks 4-5 km every day on flat land.

      1 Answer Sep 8, 2014 at 4:41 AM
    • Travelling within Bhutan

      Bhutan Jul 28, 2014 at 11:12 PM

      If i dont wish to take a tour.... how can I travel within Bhutan? Can I hire a private taxi for one week?
      Also is it necessary to have a guide over there?

      1 Answer Aug 15, 2014 at 4:10 AM
    • allow to carry

      Bhutan Jul 28, 2014 at 10:31 AM

      tobacco or simmiler things allow or not by traveling by road from india?

      2 Answers Jul 28, 2014 at 9:44 PM
    • smoking rules in BHUTAN

      Bhutan Jul 2, 2014 at 8:44 AM

      does smoking allowed in bhutan

      1 Answer Jul 2, 2014 at 9:15 AM
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      Agency for Bhutan

      Bhutan Jun 5, 2014 at 8:44 AM

      Small group 3-5 people going to Bhutan. 60 ish, but active, adventurous experienced economy travelers (Yes we know that economic and Bhutan travel do not go together, but we are highly motivated.) Not planning to do long bike trips, do overnight treks, water rafting, bungee jumping this trip. Planning for very end of Sept into October. >10 days. Since we must use an agency, which one can you recommend.

    • planning holiday in bhutan

      Bhutan May 11, 2014 at 4:10 AM

      is bhutan a great country to visit

      6 Answers Aug 1, 2014 at 8:28 AM
    • 2 days extra- More in Paro or flying visit to Bumthang?

      Paro Apr 15, 2014 at 7:01 AM

      My wife and I are going to Bhutan in 2nd week of May,in a photo tour, and will be having standard itinerary of Paro, Thimphu and Punakha, 2 days each. After this we will separate from the group, and have 2 days extra. How shall we use them? Explore more in Paro or in Thimphu or shall we squeeze in an overnight trip to Bumthang region with a hope of different experience, terrain and additional photo opportunities?

    • Bhutan on bicycle

      Bhutan Apr 9, 2014 at 6:31 AM

      Im planning for a Bhutan trip on my cycle this May? Any tips

      4 Answers Apr 9, 2014 at 11:47 AM
    • Does the plan look good?

      Bhutan Apr 3, 2014 at 8:45 AM

      DAY 1 "Arrival at 5:45am in New Jalpaiguri, Head to Phuentsholing" Cab 142 kms 4hours
      DAY 2 Phuentsholing to Paro Cab 149 Kms 4hours
      DAY 3 Paro Cab full day
      DAY 4 Paro Cab full day
      DAY 5 Paro to Thimpu Cab 73 Kms 2hours
      DAY 6 Thimpu Cab full day
      DAY 7 Thimpu to Punakha Cab 70 Kms 3.5hours
      DAY 8 Punakha to Wangduephodrang Cab 13 Kms 1hours
      DAY 9 "Punakha/ Wangduephodrang to Trongsa" Cab 129 Kms 4.5hours
      DAY 10 Trongsa to Bhumthang Cab 68 Kms 2.5hours
      DAY 11 Bhumthang to Phuentsholing Cab 415 Kms 7hours
      DAY 12 Phuentsholing Cab full day
      DAY 13 "Phuentsholing to New Jalpaiguri to Kolkata" Cab & Train "Road - 142 Kms; Train - Darjeeling Mail" 4hours

      Rough Budget (in INR per person)
      Main Travel 7500
      Local Travel (Rs 600 for 12 days) 7200
      Stay (Rs 800 for 12 days) 9600
      Food (Rs 500 for 16 days) 8000
      Incidentals 5000
      Total 37300

      What are the things that need to be changed?
      Does this look too hectic?
      We plan to take share cabs between the above places.

      Awaiting your responses!

      Happy Travelling.

      5 Answers May 3, 2014 at 4:49 AM
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      Where should I go between my flights to Paro from Kathmandu?

      Paro Mar 31, 2014 at 9:02 PM

      I will be going to Paro in end April. My flight is from Hong Kong arriving to Kathmandu at 22:00, but then my next flight to Paro is the next day at 0925. It's approx 10 hours in between so I hesitate to book a hotel just for that, as well to pay the Nepal visa just for few hours.
      Would that be safe to stay in the airport overnight? Or I have the access to get in to the Kathmandu airport lounge, would they be opened until the next morning?

    • Travel Vaccinations

      Bhutan Mar 14, 2014 at 5:45 PM

      I am travelling to Bhutan in April and have been advised to get tetanus , typhoid and Hep A injections.Do people think it is really necessary.
      Would appreciate advice.

      7 Answers Mar 27, 2014 at 2:26 AM
    • Thimphu Nightlife

      Thimphu Jan 14, 2014 at 2:02 AM

      Where is All Star Hot Gals Nightlife club located

      6 Answers Jan 14, 2014 at 3:18 PM
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      TRAVEL TO BHUTAN

      Bhutan Jan 9, 2014 at 2:50 AM

      Am in Australia can any experienced person tell me of best fights from here to Bhutan please

      7 Answers Jan 14, 2014 at 1:43 AM
    • will i require different permit to go to phuentsholing from paro

      Bhutan Nov 13, 2013 at 12:06 PM

      hi, i have my flight to paro from kolkata, and while return i have a train from hasimara, my question is that, whether i can travel to phuentsholing with the entry permit itself or will i require a seperate route permit to travel to phuentsholing.

      3 Answers Nov 22, 2013 at 9:09 AM
    • Phuntsholing to Lobesa

      Bhutan Nov 8, 2013 at 11:45 AM

      Please tell me how to go to Lobesa from Phuntsholing directly. Where to stay there at Lobesa (chea hotels please)?

      1 Answer Nov 22, 2013 at 8:39 AM
    • Information on Bhutan Travel

      Bhutan Sep 24, 2013 at 12:01 AM

      Hi, I am based at Bhutan. If you are looking for suggestions and guidance on travel to Bhutan and to help you with your itinerary, do let me know, thanks

      1 Answer Dec 28, 2013 at 11:08 AM
    • flight to bhutan

      Bhutan Sep 11, 2013 at 5:20 PM

      I am trying to visit Bhutan on June of 2104. I didn't found any flight to Bhutan from United State of America. Is there any flight come to Bhutan from USA.

      5 Answers May 3, 2014 at 5:05 AM
    • Suggestion required for 6 night / 7 days itinerary for Bhutan in October.

      Bhutan Sep 1, 2013 at 7:45 PM

      I am planning for a Bhutan trip. Starting on 5th of October from Sealdah ( Kolkata) and got tickets for Kolkata on 12th from Hasimara. Please suggest an itinerary and weather condition.I have no hotel booking in advance ,so suggest me the best possible itinerary.Also tell me can I go to Bumthang?
      Thanks.............

      5 Answers Sep 23, 2013 at 11:42 PM
    • Places for fun

      Thimphu Aug 29, 2013 at 2:34 AM

      I am going for a business trip to thimphu, whole day I will be busy meetings. where can i have some fun at the night

      2 Answers Dec 28, 2013 at 11:08 AM
    • Best time to get snow in bhutan

      Bhutan Jun 26, 2013 at 4:09 AM

      Hi,

      I am planning a trip to Bhutan in late January or early February next year. What are my chances to see snowfall in Paro and Thimpu? Could anyone please help me. I would also like to know what are the charges of Hotel Gangtey Palace in Paro. Please help. Thanks a lot in advance.

      2 Answers Nov 5, 2013 at 9:32 PM
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      Paro or Thimpu

      Bhutan May 24, 2013 at 8:45 PM

      Just have 3 days. After landing at Paro, should I devote 2 days to Paro or travel to Thimpu and spend the days there? Third day return.

      Thank You!

      5 Answers Dec 28, 2013 at 11:08 AM
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      What itinerary to plan in Bhutan.

      Bhutan Mar 10, 2013 at 8:07 PM

      I am an Indian national, planning a 5 days holiday in Bhutan in June 2013. Can someone suggest which places I should be visiting

      2 Answers Jan 20, 2015 at 1:02 AM
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      Festivals in October

      Bhutan Dec 3, 2012 at 10:48 AM

      Has anyone been o this festival : Jambay Lhakhang Drup Bumthang Oct 18, 2013 Oct 22, 2013?
      Where exactly is it (easy to get to ?) and how much time should we foresee for this?

      1 Answer Dec 28, 2012 at 11:29 PM
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      Suggestions for 2 weeks in Bhutan

      Bhutan Dec 3, 2012 at 10:46 AM

      We want to go to Bhutan in October for 2 weeks in combination with 4 days of Katmandu. Any suggestions for itinerary?
      From a travel agent we received this proposal:
      Day 1 arrival Paro
      Dag 2 Paro
      Dag 3 Paro – Thimpu via Haa
      Dag 4 Thimpu
      Dag 5 Thimpu – Wangdue via Punakha
      Dag 6 Wangdue – Trongsa
      Dag 7 Trongsa – Bumthang valley
      Dag 8 Bumthang valley
      Dag 9 Bumthang – Mongar via Ura
      Dag 10 Mongar / excursie Khoma
      Dag 11 Mongar – Trashigang
      Dag 12 Trashigang / excursion Tashi Yangste
      Dag 13 Trashigang – Samdrup Jongkar
      Dag 14 leave Samdrup Jongkar
      Is this offering a good diverse view of the highlights or is it missing some must sees?

      4 Answers Dec 28, 2013 at 11:08 AM