Domkhar Festival

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Domkhar Festival.

11 – 13 May 2022 | Venue: Domkhar, Bumthang.

The Domkhar festival is one of the most popular festivals among the locals in Bumthang. It marks the birthday of Guru Rinpoche, the Indian Buddhist saint who visited Bhutan in the 8th century.

Sketch Itinerary for Domkhar festival:

Domkhar FestivalDay 01. Arrive Paro and sightseeing.

Day 02. Paro – Bumthang sightseeing (Flight to Bumthang).

Day 03. Bumthang sightseeing – Domkhar Festival.

Day 04. Bumthang – Domkhar Festival.

Day 05. Bumthang – Trongsa – Gangtey (146 km – 5 hours).

Day 06. Gangtey – Punakha (75 km – 2 hour drive).

Day 07. Punakha – Thimphu (76 km – 2 ½ hour drive).

Day 08. Thimphu Sightseeing.

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

Day 10. Paro – Departure.