12 Days Nabji Lhakhang Drup Festival

10th – 12th Jan 2020 | Venue: Nabji Lhakhang, Trongsa.

11 Days Jambay Lhakhang Bhutan Festival Tour

The Nabji Lhakhang Drup is celebrated in Nabji village in Trongsa. The festival is held in honor of Guru Rinpoche who is regarded as the second Buddha in Tantric Buddhism and who visited Bhutan in 746 AD. The two highlights of the festival are the religious naked dance just like the popular Jambay Lhakhang Drup in Bumthang and a fire blessing ceremony. Several other traditional mask dances are also performed during the festival.

Sketch Itinerary:

Day 01:  Arrive Paro and drive to Thimphu.

Day 02:  Thimphu – Gangtey.

Day 03:  Gangtey sightseeing.

Day 04:  Gangtey to Trongsa.

Day 05: Trongsa to Nabji.

Day 06:  Nabji Lhakhang Festival.

Day 07:  Nabji – Trongsa.

Day 08: Trongsa – Punakha  (1310m).

Day 09:  Punakha – Thimphu.

Day 10: Thimphu Sightseeing.

Day 11:  Thimphu – Paro (sightseeing).

Day 12:  Paro – Departure.