9 Days Gangtey Goenpa Festival

28th Sep – 1st Oct 2020 | Venue: Gangtey Goenpa, Phobjikha.

11 Days Jambay Lhakhang Bhutan Festival Tour

The festival is held at Gangtey Goenpa in Phobjikha valley – the winter roosting ground of the migratory and rare black-necked cranes. Different kinds of mask dances are performed during festival. The festival concludes with the Nguedup Langwa (receiving of spiritual wisdom/ power) which is a special blessing ritual for the people.

Sketch Itinerary:

Day 1. Arrive Paro (Altitude 2280 m) – Thimphu (2320 m) (Distance: 54 km, 1 hr drive).

Day 2. Thimphu Sightseeing.

Day 3. Thimphu – Punakha (Altitude 1310 m, 76 Km, 3 hrs drive).

Day 4. Punakha – Gangtey (Altitude 3120 m) (66 km, 3 hrs).

Day 5. Ganngtey: After breakfast, witness festival.

Day 6. Gangtey – Thimphu: (Altitude 2320 m) (143 km – 6 hrs).

Day 7. Thimphu – Paro Sightseeing: (Altitude 2280 m).

Day 8. Paro sightseeing (Tiger’s Nest).

Day 9. Departure: (Altitude 2280 m).