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Gangtey Festival.

7th – 9th Oct. 2022 | Venue: Gangtey Goenpa, Phobjikha.

The 3 day Gangtey Festival is held at Gangtey goenpa in the Phobjikha valley. The monks and local people perform various kinds of mask dances and folk dances during this festival. The festival concludes with receiving of blessings for the spiritual wisdom and power – Ngedup Langwa..

Sketch Itinerary for Gangtey Festival:

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

Day 2. Thimphu Sightseeing.

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

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

Day 5. Gangtey – witness Gangtey festival.

Day 6. Gangtey – Thimphu (143 km – 6 hrs).

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

Day 8. Paro – Hike to the Tiger’s Nest.

Day 9. Paro – Departure.