-Other than Indian nationals, all visitors to Bhutan require a visa.
-All visas are issued from Thimpu.
-Visas are only issued to tourists booked through a local licensed tour operator, directly or indirectly.
-Visa clearance from Thimpu must be obtained before coming to Bhutan. Visa clearance takes at least 10 days to process.
-Air tickets to Bhutan cannot be purchased without a visa clearance.
-Visas are stamped on passports upon arrival. It costs $20 and will require two photos.
-Visas are issued for a 15 day day period. Extensions can be obtained in Thimpu at a cost of Nu.510.
For additional entry/ exit information, please contact the:
Bhutan Mission to the United Nations (Consul General)
763 First Avenue, New York, NY 10017
Ph: (212)682-2268 Fax: (212)661-0551
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