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Mobile phone coverage and roaming in Bhutan

Posted in IT & Computers by Anil Kumar - 1 year ago
I am visiting Bhutan soon and want to know if anyone from India used their Airtel roaming facility in Bhutan? Does it work? what were the calling rates? Is it better to get a local sim card instead? T...
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Mobile data for traveling in Bhutan

Posted in IT & Computers by James Howell - 6 months ago
I am a businessman who travel a lot and I heard that the roaming fees are extremely high. Are there any possible solution to this matter? Is there any way I can get a cheaper data plan for my Bhutan t...
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Do People in Bhutan Speak English ?

Posted in Language-Communication by Rakesh Kumar - 1 year ago
How do we communicate with Bhutan people, as we are not so aware of language they speak. Can we communicate with them in English.
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Is tour operator and guide still required to visit Bhutan?

Posted in Visa & Immigration by Toni Romao - 9 months ago
Having read about Bhutan in some recent articles, I am very much interested in visiting this beautiful country. Been reading up about traveling to bhutan and have become quite confused. If I visit, am...
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How to travel to Bhutan from Australia? Is there a direct flight from Australia to Bhutan?

Posted in Driving and Transport by Matt - 11 months ago
I am planning to visit Bhutan in summer of 2018. Can anyone share me some information on how to reach Bhutan from Australia and details of flight connections from Australia to Bhutan. Does any well kn...
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Bhutan Australian Friendship Offer - Special promotional offer for Australians visiting Bhutan

Posted in Money & Finance by Gary - 11 months ago
Hi my name is Gary. I have read online that the Government of Bhutan is offering a special offer for Australian nationals travelling to Bhutan in 2018. I have been planning to visit Bhutan and did som...
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Am I allowed to bring Drones to Bhutan

Posted in Places & Activites by Chris - 1 year ago
I am getting conflicting information regarding drones in Bhutan. Are tourists allowed to bring drones with them to Bhutan. Has anyone had experience taking one to Bhutan? Are there restrictions on fly...
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Trip to Bhutan - Minimum Daily Tariff inclusion

Posted in Money & Finance by Daniel - 1 year ago
I am planning to continue my travelling to Bhutan from Nepal but I just found out that travelling to Bhutan is not quite easy. It says that we have a pay a minimum daily tariff * the number of days I...
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When to visit Bhutan

Posted in Places & Activites by Sharon - 1 year ago
Just looking for opinions. Should I travel to Bhutan in May or October? It says that the daily tariff includes all meals, does it apply to any and all restaurants and food?
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Tipping Culture in Bhutan

Posted in Money & Finance by Kevin - 1 year ago
Could anyone tell me how much are we suppose to tip in Bhutan? Is there a culture of tipping or is it something I shouldn't do? Thanks
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Payment for tour in Bhutan

Posted in Visa & Immigration by Sharon - 1 year ago
We know that we have to arrange our tour with a local travel agent. However the agents are asking for the tour payment in advance. How do I guarantee that I actually get what they promised? Anyone had...
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Winter in Bhutan

Posted in Places & Activites by David - 1 year ago
I am planning a trip to Bhutan in late January. How cold is Bhutan in winter? Does it affect daily activities? Is it a good idea to visit Bhutan at that time of the year?
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Hiring taxi in Bhutan

Posted in Driving and Transport by Priya Sharma - 1 year ago
Hi, three of us (all adults) are planning to visit Bhutan in November for about a week. We want to visit Thimphu, Paro, Punakha and Phobjikha. We'll be flying into Bagdora (India) and from there we'll...
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How to start planning my trip to Bhutan?

Posted in Visa & Immigration by Tushar - 1 year ago
Hi, I would like someone to guide me in planning my trip to Bhutan in the month of October. We are a couple from Mumbai. We are planning on entering Bhutan from the south. We want to spend 7 nights in...
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How to reach Bhutan from Delhi

Posted in Driving and Transport by Heenal - 1 year ago
How can I reach to Bhutan from Delhi India?
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