COVID 19: Bhutan travel updates

Quarantine Policy for travel in Bhutan

Updated as of 21st March 2022.

Starting 25th April 2022, foreign visitors with full vaccinations will be required to spend five days in a government-allocated hotel. Those who have not taken the vaccination (or are incompletely vaccinated) will observe the 10-day mandatory quarantine

All fees associated with quarantine facilities (hotel and food), medical bills, RT-PCR, and antibody tests must be borne by tourists. Sustainability Development Fees (SDFs, USD 65 per person per night) and minimum daily tariffs will only apply after quarantine are completed.

Entry to Bhutan will only be facilitated for those coming by air. A mandatory COVID-19 negative certificate should be provided issued by a laboratory certified to carry out an RT-PCR test, not earlier than 72 hours before the start of the journey from the country of origin. A travel medical insurance policy is also required.

Trekking In Bhutan has been certified by the Tourism Council of Bhutan as “Clean & Safe” and is now eligible to cater to tourists under the new normal of tourism.

For any enquires write to us at   [email protected]

Extra COVID-19 safety measures by Trekking In Bhutan Team

We at Trekking In Bhutan have put in place some extra safety measures to minimize the risk of covid during your travel with us:

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Jumolhari trek in Bhutan is an exhilarating adventure in the Himalayas. From the base camp you will see the stunning view of Mt. Jumolhari (7315m). The second highest unclimbed peak in the world.

Laya-Gasa Trek is one of the most scenic long distance treks in Bhutan. The trek runs along the Tibetan border and offers amazing views of some of the most pristine and untouched landscapes in Bhutan.

On this trek, you will have enchanting view of Mount Jumolhari, Jichu Drake & Tsherimgang mountains. You will also have distant view of Mount Kanchenjongga of Sikkim.

This 30-day arduous trek is billed as the most difficult trek in the world by the Red Bull. You will cross 11 high passes, walk for 16km daily and sleep at more than 5000m.

Trekking amidst the picturesque lakes, stunning views of highest Himalayan ranges including Mount Everest in Nepal, Jumolhari, Masanggang, Jichu Drake, Tiger Mountain in Bhutan .

This trek is also known by different names such as Jumolhari Trek II, Yaksa Trek or simply the Jumolhari Loop. The highlight of this trek is the spectacular view of Mount Jumolhari from the base camp.

Trek offers a clear mountain lakes, number of yak herder’s camps and have splendid views of Himalaya along the Bhutan – Tibet border including Mount Jumolhari, Jichu Drake and Gangkar Puensum.

The Nub Tsho Napata Trek takes you through mountains of Haa in western Bhutan. The trek is considered unique and unexplored as many do not trek this region.