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Bhutan Travel Restrictions

50.3 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
62.56% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 62.56% last week
Most visitors from Israel will not be allowed to enter Bhutan.

Bhutan border status

Applications for tourist visas are submitted by the tour operator.

All visitors (except nationals of Bangladesh, India and the Maldives) must obtain visa clearance from Thimphu before coming to Bhutan. More information, including a list of authorised tour operators in Bhutan, may be obtained from the Tourism Council of Bhutan.


Outgoing travel to BhutanTraveling from Israel to Bhutan

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Israel must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Bhutan.
Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Israel will need to quarantine for 8 days upon entering Bhutan.

Return travelReturning to Israel from Bhutan

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Bhutan must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Israel.
Exceptions

All passengers, including protected individual (vaccinated and individual who recovered from COVID-19) must present a PCR test. It must be written in English and the passport number of the tested person must be indicated.

All inbound international passengers must pay for COVID-19 (PCR) tests required for entry to Israel.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from Bhutan will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Israel.
Details and exceptions

This may be shortened to 10 days upon the completion of two negative coronavirus tests (one upon arrival and one after 9 days of self-isolation).


FAQs

  • Most visitors from Israel can enter Bhutan but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 8 days

  • Travelers from from Israel are required to isolate for 8 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Travelers coming from Israel will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

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