Hiker's Journey to Bhutan

Festivals and Hikes in the Land of the Thunder Dragon

Trip Cost

Prices are per person, valid through 2022
$6295 (4-15 members)
Single supplement: $1595
Internal airfare: $1395-$1995 (subject to change)
Bhutan Visa Fee (WT acquires visa for you): $40

Information on pricing policy
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Extension Costs

Temples of Angkor Extension: from $1195
Laos: Luang Prabang Extension: from $995
Bangkok Extension: from $895
Karnali Lodge Extension: from $1595

Departures & Leaders

Oct 4-15, 2022   Thimphu Festival Kipchu Dorji
Oct 25-Nov 5, 2022   Jakar Festival Khandu Dorji
Nov 6-17, 2022   Black Necked Crane Festival Kinley Gyeltshen
Nov 30-Dec 11, 2022   Nalakhar Festival Dorji
Mar 25-Apr 5, 2023   Paro Festival 
Sep 23-Oct 4, 2023   Thimphu Festival 
Oct 15-26, 2023   Jakar Festival 
Oct 22-Nov 2, 2023   Prakher Festival 
Nov 6-17, 2023   Black Necked Crane Festival 
Nov 20-Dec 1, 2023   Ngalakhang Festival 

Trip Cost Includes

  • Expert leadership of a Wilderness Travel Trip Leader and local guides
  • Accommodations; please note that rooms with double beds are usually not available in Bhutan. Most lodge rooms are twin-bedded.
  • All meals included as indicated in the Detailed Itinerary (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • Government taxes and fees
  • Land transportation, airport transfers for passengers as noted in the Detailed Itinerary

Trip Cost Does Not Include

International airfare and airfare within Bhutan, hotels in Bangkok, airport transfers for individual arrival or departure, any meals not specified after each itinerary day, airport departure taxes, optional tipping or gratuities to leaders or staff, additional hotel nights that may be necessitated by airline schedule changes or other factors, pre-trip expenses of medical immunizations (if any), travel insurance, or passports and visas; and other expenses of a personal nature (alcoholic beverages, laundry, etc.).

Trip Payment Schedule

At time of reservation: $600
90 days prior to departure: Balance

Cancellation and Transfer Fee Schedule

Up to 91 days prior to departure: No charge!
61-90 days prior to departure: 25% of trip cost
46-60 days prior to departure: 50% of trip cost
45 days or less: 100% of trip cost