Bhutan has been fortunate not to be greatly affected by the pandemic. As of now, Bhutan has recorded 21 deaths from COVID-19, all of which occurred in people with pre-existing health conditions. In addition, 90% of the eligible population has received COVID-19 vaccines and people have also received their second booster dose.
After two and half years of closure due to the pandemic, Bhutan will reopen its borders for tourism from 23rd September 2022.
With effect from September 23, 2022, the government establishes the following regulations for all incoming travelers: