• Bhutan is looking for a balance in economy

     Tuesday, September 5, 2023

    In Bhutan, the picturesque Himalayan kingdom, cleaning squads tour the woodland and mountain tracks on the search of mess that tourists leave behind, eliminating empty bottles of water and crisp packets wedged in trees and bushes. From a particular tourist …

  • Bhutan decreases daily tourist fee

     Monday, August 28, 2023

    In a way to draw more international tourists, Bhutan has taken a decision to decrease its daily tourist fee from $200 to $100. To improve the tourism sector. the kingdom has taken this decision which is yet to get final …

  • New rail-link between Bhutan and Assam

     Wednesday, August 9, 2023

    S Jaishankar, the External Affairs Minister said that India and Bhutan are thinking about constructing a rail- link concerning Bhutan and Assam. The minister also mentioned the rail-link’s possibility to surge thetourism prospect of both places. Jaishankar said that they …

  • IHG Hotels & Resorts debuts Holiday Inn brand in Bhutan

     Monday, July 10, 2023

    IHG Hotels & Resorts, one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced the signing of a management agreement with T&K Construction Private Limited for its first Holiday Inn hotel in Bhutan. The 100-keys Holiday Inn Thimphu is set to …

  • Bhutan decreases SDF charges for visitors who will stay longer than four nights

     Friday, June 23, 2023

    In an attempt to increase the number of tourists following the pandemic, Bhutan is decreasing the costs it charges to visitors who stay longer than four nights, according to the Independent. Bhutan raised the overnight fee, known as the Sustainable …

  • Bhutan decreases night-tourism tax

     Wednesday, June 21, 2023

    For visitors, Bhutan is all prepared to lower its sustainable tourism tax, who will stay for longer than four nights in the country. This decision is taken by the government to draw greater number of tourists to the South Asian country …

  • Bhutan witnesses rise in foreign tourist arrivals

     Friday, May 19, 2023

    Bhutan has attracted over 52,000 tourists in the last eight months, according to The Bhutan Live. The Bhutanese Tourism Department highlighted the numbers as a promising trend in the resuscitation of the tourism industry. According to the news source, among …

  • Bhutan Festivals help to woo tourists & maintain sustainable tourism model

     Friday, April 7, 2023

    According to The Bhutan Live, festivals in Bhutan attract thousands of tourists each year, which helps to support a sustainable tourism model. The Bhutan Live further reports that the statistics are anticipated to rise as Bhutan resumes inviting tourists after …

  • Bhutan to sell duty-free gold for SDF-paying tourists

     Tuesday, February 28, 2023

    To mark the birth anniversary of Bhutan’s King and Losar, the Bhutanese New Year, a decision was taken by the Department of Tourism (DoT) in partnership with Bhutan Duty-Free (BDF) to make gold duty-free in Phuentsholing and Thimphu for tourists …

  • Bhutan sees fewer tourists due to new tourism rule

     Saturday, November 12, 2022

    Bhutan reopened its border for tourists on September 23 this year following a hiatus of more than two years in the wake of the pandemic. The country witnessed a noteworthy slump in tourist footfall because of the new tourism rules …


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