Bhutan Basics


Getting to Bhutan

Getting to Bhutan is simple! Two flight companies (Druk Air and Bhutan Airlines) offer flights from major southeast Asian cities such as Delhi, Bangkok, Kathmandu, Singapore, etc. into the only international airport in Bhutan: Paro. Bhutan Marathon Tours works directly with these airlines and offers complimentary booking services for that leg of your journey!

Tourism in Bhutan

Tourism in Bhutan is strictly regulated and all international guests must work with a licensed tour agent for their visit. In addition, all tourists must pay a non-negotiable daily sustainable development surcharge which funds conservation efforts in addition to free eduction and healthcare to the people of Bhutan. Bhutan Marathon Tours quotes you an all-inclusive, transparent rate for your tour.

Accommodation in Bhutan

Included in your quote from Bhutan Marathon Tours are all visas and permits in Bhutan, 3/3.5-star hotel accommodation, 3 meals a day, packaged drinking water, registration to your race of choice, chauffeured private vehicle transport for the duration of your stay from airport pick-up to airport drop-off, an experienced and licensed guide, and the government mandated sustainable development contribution. Alcohol, tips, souvenirs , etc. are not included. 

In addition, we are happy to upgrade your tour to 4- or 5-star hotel accommodation for all or part of the trip. Contact us to inquire about upgraded rates.