Travel Destinations

Bhutan Hotels

Bhutan has varieties of hotels to cater for the tourists which range from ordinary and standard to luxurious. The luxurious ones include 3 star, 4 star and 5 star hotels. The 4 star and 5 star hotels are confined to urban centers like Thimphu, Paro…

About Bhutan – Bhutan at a glance

Bhutan is the first country in the world to measure its development by gauging the happiness of the people and not through the conventional measure of GDP. It pioneered its development philosophy of Gross National Happiness (GNH). It is a small country about the size…

How to go to Bhutan

Travellers can enter Bhutan by Air or by road. All travellers need a visa to enter Bhutan. Visa on entry is provided for citizens of India, the Maldives and Bangladesh. Citizens of all other countries need a visa to enter Bhutan and we at Raven…

Bhutan Cultural Facts

Culture and tradition are deep rooted in the daily lives of the Bhutanese, and is evident in the musics, sports, paintings,festivals, food, dress and etc. Visit any household, and the first thing you would be offered is tes. well, consistent refusal isn’t worth trying, for…

Travel Tips to Bhutan

If you are travelling to Bhutan, fell free to email us at inquiry@ravenbhutan.com for any travelling tips. General tips are given below: MONEY and BANKS in Bhutan The currency of Bhutan is the Ngultrum (Nu.) It is pegged at par to the Indian Rupee, which…

Bhutan Travel Costs

The prices for the various packages are set by the Royal government of Bhutan and the payment must precede the guest’s arrival to Bhutan. All payments must be made in US dollars. Price for a package includes: Client’s choice of hotels, inclusive of breakfast. Dining…

Visa to Bhutan

Getting a visa to Bhutan isn’t as difficult as one may think. Once you confirm your tour package with the established and licensed tour operator like us, you’ll be required to deposit the cost for the package and flight. After receiving the payment for the…

Places to visit in Bhutan

Paro (Altitude: 2280m/ 7524ft above sea level) Home to Bhutan’s only international airport is also one of the most beautiful places in Bhutan. Paro grows the country’s finest yield of red rice, with the valley turning gold in the fall. It has in its core…

Druk Air Flight Schedule

Flight Schedule Effective from 1st Dec 2014 – 31st Jan 2015 Flight Schedule Effective from 1st Feb – 28th Feb 2015 Flight Schedule Effective from 1st Mar to 28Mar 2015 Flight Schedule Effective from 29th Mar – 14th May 2015 Flight Schedule Effective from  15th…

Bhutan Map

Bhutan is a landlocked mountainous country in the eastern Himalaya. To the north lies China and to its south is India. It is a country roughly the size of Switzerland with a population of nearly seven hundred thousand. People of the north and central parts…

Luxury Transportations

At Raven Bhutan, we provide luxury transportation services to all our clients. Captions: 1 or two people: Santa Fee: We provide luxury SUV vehicles for groups of one or two people. Air conditioning apply. Upto 8 people: Hiace Bus: We provide special luxury mini vans…

Tourist attractions in Bhutan

Black-necked cranes Bhutan is home to a rare and endangered species of black-necked cranes that migrate all the way from Tibet during summer and back again in winter. One can go to Phobjikha, where the Black necked cranes dwell, either bike riding, cycling, in a…

Festival Calendar

Festivals in Bhutan largely comprise of tshechus, a religious masked dance festival, honoring Guru Rinpoche, the second Buddha. Mask dances of various kinds is what marks a tshechu distinct from other festivals. Tshechu is a festival where we find the Bhutanese culture manifest its utmost;…

Temperatures in Bhutan

Average Temperature of Bhutan Months Temp. Paro Thimphu Punakha Wangdue January Max 9.4 12.3 16.1 17.0 Min -5.8 -2.6 4.2 4.3 February Max 13.4 14.4 19.6 19.0 Min 1.5 0.6 5.3 7.8 March Max 14.5 16.4 21.12 22.8 Min 0.6 3.9 9.2 10.4 April Max…

Driving Distance

All the tourist destinations of Bhutan are accessible by road only as there is no connecting railway transport or domestic flight in the country. Despite high mountains and steep slopes, Bhutan has a fairly well developed network of roads. The roads along the rugged terrain…

Flight Schedule Effective from 1st Dec 2014 – 31st Jan 2015

DAY FLIGHT SECTOR DEP ARR MON KB128 PBHBKK 800 1200 KB129 BKKPBH 1300 1500 KB141 BKKGAU 720 850 GAUPBH 920 1045 KB120 PBHBKK 1135 1525 KB204 PBHKTM 840 935 KTMDEL 1010 1140 KB205 DELKTM 1240 1440 KTMPBH 1515 1640 KB210 PBHCCU 720 820 KB211 CCUPBH…

Flight Schedule Effective from 1st Feb – 28th Feb 2015

DAY FLIGHT SECTOR DEP ARR MON KB205 DELPBH 635 925 KB204 PBHKTM 1125 1210 KTMDEL 1245 1415 KB141 BKKGAU 645 820 GAUPBH 855 1020 KB128 PBHBKK 1120 1520 KB207 BOMKTM 500 745 KTMPBH 820 935 KB300 PBHDAC 700 820 KB301 DACPBH 850 1010 TUE KB205…

Flight Schedule Effective from 1st Mar to 28Mar 2015

DAY FLIGHT SECTOR DEP ARR MON KB205 DELPBH 635 925 KB204 PBHKTM 1125 1210 KTMDEL 1245 1415 KB141 BKKGAU 650 820 GAUPBH 855 1020 KB128 PBHBKK 1120 1520 KB207 BOMKTM 500 745 KTMPBH 820 935 KB300 PBHDAC 700 820 KB301 DACPBH 850 1010 TUE KB205…

Flight Schedule Effective from 15th May To 15th July 2015

DAY FLIGHT SECTOR DEP ARR ACFT MON KB204 PBHKTM 800 845 1 KTMDEL 925 1055 KB205 DELKTM 1155 1355 KTMPBH 1435 1550 KB141 BKKGAU 650 820 2 GAUPBH 855 1020 KB120 PBHBKK 1120 1520 KB121 BKKPBH 1620 1820 KB500 PBHCCU 720 800 3 CCUSIN 835…