Bhutan is now no more isolated to the outside world and has been for a long time. Flights to Bhutan are operated by Drukair – Royal Bhutan Airlines from destinations including Paro, Bangkok, Koltaka, Delhi, Dhaka, Kathmandu and Singapore.
Drukair and Bhutan Airlines are the only airlines operating in Bhutan but they are among the bests in the world.
Drukair is the oldest operator in Bhutan, which now has flights to and from destinations including Paro, Bangkok, Guwahati, Bagdogra, Koltaka, Delhi, Bodh Gaya, Mumbai, Dhaka, Kathmandu and Singapore.
In Bhutan, Drukair domestically operates in three destinations to and from Paro: Bumthang in central Bhutan, Gelephu in southern Bhutan and Yonphula in eastern Bhutan.
Flight into Bhutan is filled with spectacular sights and before you land in Paro, you get to flash your cameras because you are in for a wild sightseeing from air.
If you are to travel from Kathmandu to Paro, your journey will be spectacular and more so when the weather is clear because you will be able to enjoy perfect views of Mt. Everest: the tallest mountain peak in the world, Lhotse, Makalu and Kanchenjunga.
As you descend and near Paro, the view from above is excitingly spectacular. Your hearts will pump a little more because when you look down, you will find yourself almost touching the snow-clad mountain tips that surround Paro. The quintessential Bhutanese topography of mountains and valleys will meet your eyes and please your soul as they greet you and welcome you to the land of the Thunder Dragon.
As you exit from the Paro international airport, you will at once notice how little fussy the waiting lines are and with minimum time you spend in the airport undergoing immigration formalities, the extra time you gained is important because you need every minute you can get because you have that much to take from Bhutan. You will feel more at home than anywhere else in the world because the RNBA guides will receive you at the airport with utmost hospitality.
Bhutan Airlines also has flight destinations to Paro, Delhi, Kolkata, Kathmandu and Bangkok.
Choose your point of entries and drop us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org with your preferred point of entry. We will be able to advise you on availability and lowest fare available.
We would recommend booking your tickets as soon as you are considering your travel to Bhutan. For peak season, we would recommend planning half a year in advance. If you have much flexibility like traveling on the weekday, it would be fine to plan your trip 1 or 2 months advance. We have handled travel booking with just 1 or 2 weeks notice, but such travelers usually have time and flexibility on their side. notice but such travelers usually have time and flexibility on their side.
Drukair has 30 years of zero incident flying safety record. As landing on Paro airport can only be done manually using the visual approach, all of our pilots are specially trained for the challenging terrain and shorter runway.