8 Days Wangdue Festival
24th – 26th Sep 2020 | Venue: Wangduephodrang Dzong.
The festival is held in Wangduephodrang and is observed for three days in the autumn season. The Tshechu is well known for the Raksha Mangchum or the dance of the Ox. Many different kinds of mask dances are performed during the festival. It concludes with the unfurling of the Guru Tshengye Thongdrol.
Day 01. Arrive Paro (Altitude 2280 m) – Thimphu.
Day 02. Thimphu Sightseeing: (Altitude 2320 m).
Day 03. Thimphu – Punakha:(Altitude 1310 m) (76 Km, 3 hrs drive).
Day 04. Wangdue Festival (Full day witness the festival.
Day 05. Wangdue Festival (Full day witness the festival)
Day 06. Punakha – Wangdiphodrang – Paro sightseeing: (Altitude 2280 m, Distance 58 km, Drive Time 1 hour).
Day 07. Paro (Altitude 2280 m).
Day 08. Departure: (Altitude 2280 m).