Birdwatching in Bhutan, 14 days

photo by Ujjal Ghosh, CC BY-SA 3.0
Wildlife & Birdwatching
  • Various habitats from alpine above 3500 meters, medium hill to lowest subtropical around 200 meters.
  • Possible to see Ibisbill, Beautiful Nuthatch, Black Necked Crane, White Bellied Heron, Yellow-rumped Honeyguide, Rufous Necked Hornbill and others.
  • Expert birdwatching guide with detailed knowledge of spots
  • Most important cultural sights of Bhutan included
  • Visiting Jigme Dorji NP, Jigme Singye Wangchuck NP and Manas NP in one tour
  • Accommodation in hotels or luxury camp
     
From: 
US$ 2585 / person ?
Dates: 
Flexible
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Listed events can be experienced within this particular tour itinerary. See also our complete festival calendar.

Please mind that timely planning is essential, otherwise there can be a problems with flights. Also remember, that meaningful festival experience might require program extension by one or more days.

Events in 2019
Event name and palce Tentative dates
Gyen -Wang, Rinpung Dzong, Paro 21 Sep7 Oct 2019
Major event Thimphu Dromche (Drubchen), Tashichoe Dzong, Thimphu 4 Oct 2019 ?
Paro Rinpung Dromche, Rinpung Dzong, Paro 5 Oct 2019
Terchen Drupchen, Kichu Lhakhang, Paro 68 Oct 2019
Major event Wangdue Tshechu, Tencholing Army Ground, Wangdue 68 Oct 2019
Major event Thimphu Tshechu, Tashi Chhodzong, Thimphu 810 Oct 2019
Dankala Mani Tshechu, Dankala lhakhang, Shaba, Paro 13 Oct 2019
Khomshar Kharphug, Khomshar, Bardo, Zhemgang 13 Oct 2019
Major event Dechenphu Tshechu, Dechenphu Lhakhang, Thimphu 7 Nov 2019
Birds Festival, Tingtibi Lower Secondary School, Tingtibi, Zhemgang 1113 Nov 2019
Bardo Kharphug, Bardo, Zhemgang 12 Nov 2019
Tshepami Throngdrel, Ringpung Deyangkha, Paro 12 Nov 2019
Panbang Tshechu, Sonamthang Dratshang, Zhemgang 1719 Nov 2019
Khomshar Bon-Choe Katag, Khomshar, Bardo, Zhemgang 25 Nov 2019
Yeshey Goenpi Drupchen – festival of Mahakala, Trongsa Dzong, Trongsa 13 Dec 2019
Buli Tshechu, Buli, Nangkhor, Zhemgang 1012 Dec 2019
Gonphug Tshechu, Gomphu, Trong, Zhemgang 1012 Dec 2019
Goshing Tshechu, Goshing, Zhemgang 1012 Dec 2019
Phumithang Tshechu, Phumithang Dratshang, Shingkhar, Zhemgang 1012 Dec 2019
Shingkhar Tshechu, Shingkhar, Zhemgang 1012 Dec 2019
Thrisa Tshechu, Thrisa, Shingkhar, Zhemgang 1012 Dec 2019
Wamling Tshechu, Wamling, Shingkhar, Zhemgang 1012 Dec 2019
Bjoka Tshechu, Bjoka / Trong, Zhemgang 1113 Dec 2019
Bon-Choe, Dangkhar / Trong / Tali / Buli / Kihar / Nangkhor / Thrisa / Shingkhar / Wamling / Radhi / Nimshong / Langdorbi, Zhemgang 12 Dec 2019
Dra-Lha-Soel, Ringpung Dzong, Paro 12 Dec 2019
Khomshar Tshechu, Khomshar, Bardo, Zhemgang 12 Dec 2019
Mamung Trong Tshechu, Ma-Mung Trong, Phangkhar, Zhemgang 12 Dec 2019
Nangla Tshechu Trong Tshechu, Nangla Tshechu Trong, Zhemgang 12 Dec 2019
Tashibi Tshechu, Tashibee, Phangkhar, Zhemgang 12 Dec 2019
Major event Druk Wangyel Tshechu, Dochula, Thimphu, Thimphu 13 Dec 2019
Lomba, Paro, Haa 2526 Dec 2019
Events in 2020
Event name and palce Tentative dates
Major event Trongsa Tshechu, Trongsa Dzong, Trongsa 47 Jan 2020
Major event Nabji & Korphu Lhakhang Drup, Nabji Lhakhang & Korphu Lhakhang, Nabji & Korphu, Trongsa, Nabji Korphu 1012 Jan 2020
Gyensar Torjab, Ringpung Dzong, Paro 23 Jan 2020
Major event Punakha Drubchen, Punakha dzong, Punakha 24 Mar 2020
Major event Punakha Tshechu, Punakha Dzong, Punakha 57 Mar 2020
Major event Talo Tshechu, Talo Gompa, Punakha 13 Apr 2020
Major event Zhemgang Tshechu, Zhemgang Dzong, Zhemgang 13 Apr 2020
Major event Paro Tshechu, Rinpung Dzong, Paro 48 Apr 2020
Major event Rhododendron Festival, Lamperi Botanical Garden, Dochula, Thimphu 1921 Apr 2020
Major event Tour Of The Dragon (Bicycle Race), Thimphu, Wangdue, Trongsa, Bumthang 7 Aug 2020
Annual Mushroom Festival, Genekha, Thimphu 1516 Aug 2020
Major event Thimphu Dromche (Drubchen), Tashichoe Dzong, Thimphu 22 Sep 2020 ?
Major event Wangdue Tshechu, Tencholing Army Ground, Wangdue 2426 Sep 2020
Major event Thimphu Tshechu, Tashi Chhodzong, Thimphu 2628 Sep 2020
Major event Dechenphu Tshechu, Dechenphu Lhakhang, Thimphu 26 Oct 2020
Birds Festival, Tingtibi Lower Secondary School, Tingtibi, Zhemgang 1113 Nov 2020
Major event Trongsa Tshechu, Trongsa Dzong, Trongsa 1013 Dec 2020
Major event Druk Wangyel Tshechu, Dochula, Thimphu, Thimphu 13 Dec 2020
Major event Nabji & Korphu Lhakhang Drup, Nabji Lhakhang & Korphu Lhakhang, Nabji & Korphu, Trongsa, Nabji Korphu 2931 Dec 2020