Bhutan Birding: Forests, Mountains, Temples and Stunning Vistas Tour Pricing
More details about this Trip:
2020 Pricing: £4,860 GBP or $6,090 US Dollars*
for 15 Days and 14 Nights
Tour package includes all lodging, meals* and access fees to reserves, parks and other birding sites.
Premier Bird Guide: All of our tours use the services on an excellent bird guide, often a well-recognized expert on birding in this area. The Bhutan trips has two excellent bird guides in Leio
De Souza and Norbu.
Top-Rated Preparation Services: We support your preparation on the trip. We provide information on the birds you will see and all the travel details, including all logistic details
(arrival plans, trip itinerary, lodging details and more), information on entry into Bhutan and information on travel health issues, packing information and more. Most of our clients comment that our Trip Participation Guide is the best they have ever seen.
Transport and Airport Transfers:
o Local ground transport is included. This includes a large transport van for most of the trip.
o We also have a driver or guide pick you up at the airport upon arrival, and transfers for internal flights are included, and we arrange for a transfer back to the airport at the end of the trip.
o Flight cost for two internal trip flights are about $570 US Dollars (about 440 GBP) is not included in the trip prices above. We book these flights at cost, and we will bill actual costs here. This includes flights from Delhi to Guwahati (domestic flight in India at start of trip), and then Paro, Bhutan to Delhi.
Acre for Bird Conservation: We support bird conservation, saving several acres for bird conservation for every booking. For every tour participant, we provide support for bird conservation by the acre. Acres are sometimes purchased, but we often support conservation easements through a variety of reputable conservation partners, such as the Rainforest Trust and the World Land Trust. We have protected over 74,000 acres over the last four years.
Small Group Pricing: All the prices mentioned above are for tour groups of six to eight participants. We are happy to provide pricing for private groups with fewer than six participants (including couples). We will offer a reasonable small group supplement to make tours "go" at three, four and five participants.
Possible Additions to Basic Trip Pricing:
None for this tour.
*Pricing Notes and More Details:
British Pound Pricing: Trips to Bhutan are fixed in British pounds (GBP).
Pricing in US Dollars: The tour priced is fixed in British pounds, with price estimated in US Dollar.
Bank Fees: We do not charge bank fees for wire transfers for clients paying into our accounts in the United States, the United Kingdom and/or Canada; however, we do take into account currency exchange transation fees (often about 1.5%).
Note on Meal Inclusion: Meals include three meals per day during any full day of the trip. The arrival day does include lunch and supper, as most flights arrive in the morning. The departure day includes only breakfast, as most flights leave in the morning.
Note on Beverage Inclusion: Most of our meals are provided by the lodges, and we follow their practices in providing beverages at meal time. Most beverages are your choice and are an additional expense which you pay to the restaurant directly. We provide water at the table for supper. We also provide bottled water during the birding day.
Group Size: Prices are based upon six to eight participants. If the group books at 3, 4 or 5 participants, we will offer a reasonable small group supplement. We are happy to price small custom tours (groups of 2 to 8), as well.
Optional Costs for Booking the Trip:
Single Room Supplement: $290 GBP (or 370 USD*) is the price we charge for the additional cost of anyone not sharing a room with another birder (and/or a spouse). If you want a single room, please let us know. We are often able to find a roommate for those wanting to share a room with a person of the same sex.
Pre-Paid Tipping for Meals/Lodging: Add $100 USD (or about 75 GBP) to pre-pay these tips if in a shared room, or add $50 USD (or about 40 GBP) if in a single room on the main 15-day trip. We do present to you clear tipping recommendations if you want to do the tipping yourself. Most of our clients prefer to do the tipping themselves.
Notes on Other Tour Costs: Exclusions:
You will need to pay for any flight costs involved in this trip.
The tour fee does not include taxes/fees for entering or exiting the country, telephone calls, laundry and other items of a personal nature.
Tips for birding guides and trip drivers are not included in the tour price.
Want More Tour Information or Have Questions about Pricing?
Please call Charles (in the USA at 720-320-1974 or toll free at 888-203-7464 in Colorado) or Jennifer (in the UK at 44 7767 749729, in Suffolk), and/or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are happy to answer any question you may have and/or provide you trip reports (reports of birds and other wildlife actually seen on our trips) or more details on trip logistics (from vehicles used to lodging details).
Like to Book these Trips:
Booking by Phone in the USA: Call Charles at the Partnership for International Birding toll free at 888-203-7464, ext. 912. Charles can also be reached on his cell phone at 720-320-1974.
Booking by Phone in the UK: Call Jennifer at the Partnership for International Birding’s UK office at 44 7767 749729, in Suffolk)
Tour Pricing Update Note: These tour prices were updated July 29, 2019 for all 2020 tour dates.