Tourist willing to visit other than Thimphu and Paro will have to apply for the route permit. It is mandatory and all the travellers must obtain the route permit. Failure to abide by the procedure may result into lawfuly action against the law breakers. Applying for route permit is very simple and easy whereby, physical presence of the travelers is not required but need travel documents such as; Copy of the passport/ Voter card meaning your tour guide can avail the permit on your behalf.
NB. Please be informed that Route permit can be obtained from Thimphu only during office hours between 09:00 am – 11:00.