10 Days Tharpaling Throngdroel Festival

9th March 2020 | Venue: Tharpaling Lhakhang, Bumthang

11 Days Jambay Lhakhang Bhutan Festival Tour

The three-day festival coincides with the death anniversary of Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyel. Sacred dances such as the Black Hat Dance, the three Ging and the drummers of Drametse are performed. A small thongdrol representing the future Buddha Maitreya (Jampa) is unfurled for the public to receive blessing and it is the highland of the festival.

Sketch Itinerary:

Day 01. Arrive Paro.

Day 02. Paro – Bumthang (Flight).

Day 03. Bumthang sightseeing + Festival.

Day 04. Bumthang: Tharpaling Festival.

Day 05. Bumthang – Trongsa – Gangtey (130 kms – 5 hours).

Day 06. Gangtey – Punakha (74.7 kms. – 4 hours).

Day 07. Punakha – Thimphu (76 kms – 3 hours).

Day 08. Thimphu Sightseeing.

Day 09. Thimphu – Paro (56 kms. 1 hour).

Day 10. Departure.