10 Days Rhododendron Festival Tour
April 2020 | Venue: Lamperi Botanical Garden, Dochula
The festival celebrates the rhododendron flower. The festival features the rhododendron garden walk and exhibition, local culture and cuisines, arts and crafts, traditional games, cultural program, guided walks and activities. The festival showcases different species that are in full bloom in their natural habitat. Of the 46 rhododendron species recorded in the country, 29 are found in Lamperi Botanical Park, 35 km from Thimphu.
The 7 days Rhododendron festival tour displays the rhododendron garden walk and exhibition, local culture and cuisine, arts and craft, traditional games, cultural programs, guided walks and activities. The festival offers different species of beautiful flowers that are in full bloom at their natural habitats. Of the 46 rhododendron species recorded in the country, 29 are found in Lamperi Botanical Park, 35km from Thimphu.
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Places Covered: Paro, Thimphu, Haa, Punakha and Wangdue.
Day 01. Arrive Paro (Altitude 2280 m) – Thimphu.
Day 02. Thimphu Sightseeing: (Altitude 2320 m).
Day 03. Thimphu – Punakha: Witness the festival at Lam Pelri Botanical Garden (Altitude 1310 m) (76 Km, 3 hrs drive).
Day 04. Punakha Sightseeing.
Day 05. Punakha – Wangdiphodrang – Paro sightseeing: (Altitude 2280 m, Distance 58 km, Drive Time 1 hour).
Day 06. Paro (Altitude 2280 m).
Day 07. Departure: (Altitude 2280 m).
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