10 Days Nimalung Festival Tour
(NOTE: We can also organize a private trip for this festival tour).
Nimalung festival takes place at the Nimalung Lhakhang, located in the stunning Chumi valley in Bumthang. The main highlight of the festival is the unfurling of a nine-meter high and twelve meters wide Guru Rinpoche’s Thongdrol (Scroll).
Venue: Nimalung Monastery, Bumthang.
Festival dates: 30th June – 1st July 2020.
Tour starting date: 28th June 2020.
Tour ending date: 7th July 2020.
Group size for this Tour: Minimum 3 pax & Maximum 14 pax.
Hotels used: All Hotels used in this itinerary will be 3 star category approved by the Tourism Council of Bhutan.
Flight Options: You have the option of entering (Paro) Bhutan from Bangkok, Singapore, Kolkotta (India), Delhi, Kathmandu, Dhaka and Bagdogra (India).
Flight fares for the various sectors are below and are Round trip fares:
Kathmandu – Paro – Kathmandu: USD 443 per person.
Bangkok – Paro – Bangkok: USD 985 per person.
Kolkotta – Paro – Kolkotta: USD 437 per person.
Delhi – Paro – Delhi: USD 632 per person.
Singapore – Paro – Singapore: USD 1007 per person.
Dhaka – Paro – Dhaka: USD 442 per person.
Price: USD 2208 per person on Twin sharing basis.
Paro to Bumthang fare included (Domestic flight fare USD 193 per person).
NOTE: International Flight fares not included in the price.
Single room Supplement: USD 40 per room per night.
Nimalung festival tour showcases cultural tour through Paro, Bumthang, Phobjikha, Wangduephodrang, Punakha and finally ending in Thimphu. The monks perform various mask dances at the courtyard of Nimalung temple which is attended by the village folks, local people and the tourists.
28th June. Paro sightseeing:Arrive Paro. Meet & Greet with your guide and driver.
29th June. Paro – Bumthang sightseeing (Flight to Bumthang).
30th June. Bumthang (Witness the festival).
1st July. Bumthang (Witness the festival).
2nd July. Bumthang – Trongsa – Gangtey.
3rd July. Gangtey – Punakha: (74.7 kms – 3 hours).
4th July. Punakha – Thimphu (76 kms – 3 hours).
5th July. Thimphu Sightseeing.
6th July. Thimphu – Paro (Hike to the Tiger’s Nest) (56 kms – 1 hour).
7th July. Paro (Departure): After breakfast, drive to the airport and farewell.