Hiker's Journey to Bhutan

Festivals and Hikes in the Land of the Thunder Dragon

Trip Cost

Prices are for 2020
$6195 (4-15 members)
Single supplement: $1595
Forced single supplement: $1395
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 $995
Laos: Luang Prabang Extension: from $995
Bangkok Extension: from $795
Karnali Lodge Extension: from $1455

Departures & Leaders

Oct 19-30, 2020   Jakar Festival Kipchu Dorji
Nov 7-18, 2020   Black Necked Crane Festival Kipchu Dorji
Nov 23-Dec 4, 2020   Nalakhar Festival Kinley Gyeltshen
Dec 11-22, 2020   Druk Wangyel Festival Khandu Dorji
Mar 18-29, 2021   Paro Festival Kinley Gyeltshen
Sep 15-26, 2021   Thimphu Festival Khandu Dorji
Oct 6-17, 2021   Jakar Festival Dorji
Oct 15-26, 2021   Prakher Festival Lebo
Nov 6-17, 2021   Black Necked Crane Festival Kipchu Dorji
Mar 11-22, 2022   Punakha Festival 
Apr 6-17, 2022   Paro Festival 
Oct 4-15, 2022   Thimphu Festival 
Oct 25-Nov 5, 2022   Jakar Festival 
Nov 6-17, 2022   Black Necked Crane Festival 
Nov 30-Dec 11, 2022   Nalakhar 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

*Please note that this differs from our regular catalog departures.

Cancellation and Transfer Fee Schedule*

Minimum fee (Internal airfare): $200 per person
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

*Please note that this differs from our regular catalog departures.