Bhutan festival tours gives good insight into the festivals of Bhutan and the way it is celebrated. Apart from the religious and cultural value of the festivals interacting with the Bhutanese when they are at their best can be a life time’s experience. A Bhutan Festival Tour would mean experiencing the Bhutanese flavor with its true ancient cultures and beliefs.
All the sample festival tours itineraries given below are combined with cultural tours as the festivals are only for 3 days to five days and the place where the festival is celebrated may not be accessible without having to travel through another place.
It is also to be noted that any tours or treks in Bhutan can be combined with any adventure or special interest activities, thereby making your holiday in Bhutan more memorable and beautiful.
The given below are a sample festival tour itineraries
Bhutan Tour with Black Necked Crane Festival
Phobjikha Valley is one of the most beautiful glacial valleys in the Himalayas and importantly, it is the winter roosting place for the endangered Black Necked Cranes.
Bhutan Tour with Prakar Duchhoed
Prakar Duchhoed is the annual festival is celebrated at the Prakar Lhakhang in Chhummi gewog in Bumthang. Several kinds of mask dances are performed during the festival.
Trip to Bhutan with Jambay Lhakhang Drub
Jambay Lhakhang, located in Bumthang is one among the 108 Buddhist temples built in the 7th century by the Tibetan King Songtsen Goempo and is one of the oldest…
Bhutan Travel with Thangbi Mani
Thangbi Lhakhang is located in Thangbi village of Bumthang. It is one of the historically significant temples in Bumthang and was built by the 4th Shamar Rinpoche…
Bhutan Travel with Wangdue Tshechu
Previously, the Wangduephodrang Tshechhu was celebrated in the the Wangduephodrang Dzond, since the destruction of the Dzong by fire in the year 2012, the…
Bhutan Travel with Nalakhar Tshechu
This is a 13 Nights Bhutan tour with Nalakhar Tshechu (Festival) which is celebrated in Ngaa Lhakhang in the Nalakhar Village of Bumthang. Nalakhar is one of the less visited beautiful ….
Bhutan Tour with Thimphu Tshechu
The Thimphu Tshechhu is performed at the Tashgichhodzong in Thimphu. Thimphu Tshechu was instituted by the fourth Desi Gyalse Tenzin Rabgye in 15th century to…
Bhutan Travel with Kurjey Tshechu
Kurjey Lhakhang (temple) is located in Kurjey in Chhoekor valley in Bumthang. It is a 15 minutes drive from the main Chamkhar town in Bumthang.
Bhutan Tour with Nimalung Tshechu
Located in Chummey Valley in Bumthang, Nimalung Dratshang is at an approximately 15 minutes drive from the road that branches off from Chummey Village. The Dratshang…
Bhutan Tour with Paro Tshechu
Paro Tshechu is one of the most popular and biggest religious festivals in Bhutan. The festival was first initiated by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyel and the Ponpo Rigzin Nyingpo….
Bhutan tour with Gomphu Kora Festival
Gomphu Kora is situated 24 kms from the Trashigang dzong in Trashigang in the eastern Bhutan. The name Gomphu Kora (Gomphu – “Meditation Cave”, Kora….
Bhutan Travel with Chorten Kora
Chorten Kora is one of the most important stupa in Trashiyangtse built in the year 1740 by Lama Ngawang Loday, the nephew of Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal. The stupa…..
Bhutan Travel with Punakha Tshechu
As all the tshechhu festivals in Bhutan, Punakha Tshechhu is celebrated in the honor of GuruPadmasambhawa, also known as Guru Rinpochhe. The festival is observed by….
Bhutan Tour with Punakha Drubchen
Punakha Drubchen, also known as the Puna Drubchen was introduced by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal to commemorate the victory over the Tibetans, when Bhutan….
Bhutan Trip with Tamshing Festival
14 days Bhutan Tour with one of the oldest festivals, the Tamshing Phalachhoepa together with the other unique and beautiful possessions of Bhutan.