News & Events

2nd Round of Training on TIMS

2nd Round of Training on TIMS

As you may be aware that 138 staff from 93 tour companies were trained on the first module of TIMS (tour management) in August/September 2017. We have completed second module (tour costing and office accounts) and ONE DAY training is scheduled for relevant staff/tour operators starting from 26th until 28th December 2017 on batch-wise. Therefore, […]


FAM Trip Haa

This is to kindly inform that RSPN in collaboration with Nature Conservation Division, Department of Forests and Park Services  is organizing a familarlisation tour for tour operators and guides from 16-17 November 2017 to create awareness on community based tourism products and services being developed  HAA as part of  Community Based Sustainable Tourism (CBST) project for promotion. In this […]


Undergraduate Requirement for Specific Business Field of Study

This is to inform that the Ministry of Labour and Human Resources (MoLHR) is compiling the list of undergraduate requirement for private sectors for submission to the Department of Adult and Higher Eduction (DAHE) for different undergraduate studies outside Bhutan from 2018 (3 to 4 years studies and student will graduate either 2021 or 2022 […]


Registration for ABTO Membership

This is to kindly inform that ABTO website is being currently updated with a focus on members directory page for visibility. The company profile will be made available to the viewers/ visitors to the webpage and will be connected directly to your mailbox/email. Since the effort is to make members visible, we would sincerely request if […]


Invitation to Thai tourists for Final Prayers to late King Bhumibol Adulyadej

A recitation of prayers for the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej of the Kingdom of Thailand is being organised on 26th October 2017 at Kuenselphodrang (Buddha Point) coinciding with the Royal Funeral in Bangkok.   In this regard, we would like to request all the tour operators (who have Thai tourists during the said day) to kindly invite […]


Invitation to the Road Show of Assam Tourism on 9th October 2017 at Taj Tashi , Thimphu, Bhutan

This is to kindly inform that Director of Department of Tourism, Government of Assam is holding a Road Show at 5.00 PM Taj Tashi, Thimphu on 9th October 2017. In this regard, an official delegation comprising of the following members are attending the Roadshow:   1. Shri Navadeep Kalita, Vice Chairman,ATDC   2. Shri Ramesh Chand Jain, IAS Commissioner & […]


Shifting of NRED Office

This to inform that office of the Nature Recreation and Ecotourism Division (NRED) under Department of Forest and Park Services will be shifted from RSPN building to Taba Forestry complex from 1st October 2017. All correspondences related to NRED should be send to Taba office and and park entry permit for tourist will be issued from the […]

Thimphu Tsechu Decorum

Thimphu Tsechu Decorum

As per the meeting held with Royal Bhutan Police on 29th  September 2017 with regard to upcoming Thimphu Tshechu, we  would like to inform all tour operators to kindly instruct the guides on Dos and Don’ts as follows.  Dos and Don’ts 1.  Not to place filming equipment in front of the crowd, obstructing public view 2.  An approval from […]


Royal Bhutan Helicopter Service Ltd. Rates & Packages Package

This is to kindly inform that RBHSL has come up with helicopter tour packages and revised the rates to be effective from 1st October 2017.  Various Revised rates are as follows: –  1. Commercial Fee on fixed flight time (Local and Tourists) 2. Tourists Booking Form 3. Local Booking Form 4. Lunap Fees 5. Fee for Royal Highland Festival Kindly find […]


Event During Thimphu Tsechu

This is to kindly inform that the TOSAOY ” The old Students Association of Yangchenphug” is organizing an interesting event by inviting Stars and professional Bhutanese Singers/Dancers/Comedians on 30th September 2017 at RBA Officers Institute, Lungtenphu, Thimphu. Please find below brief program and singers for your kind information. PROGRAMME: 6:30 PM: Arrival of the guest 7:00 PM: […]