Festivals & Events in Bhutan

Rhododendron Festival

Dates: 
1921 Duben 2019
Place: 
Lamperi Botanical Garden, Dochula
Region: 
Event type: 
Other, Major event
Remarks: 

The festival celebrates the rhododendron flower. The festival features the rhododendron garden walk and exhibition, local culture and cuisines, arts and crafts, traditional games, cultural program, guided walks and activities. The festival showcases different species that are in full bloom in their natural habitat. Of the 46 rhododendron species recorded in the country, 29 are found in Lamperi Botanical Park, 35km from Thimphu.

Dzongkhag Forestry Officer +975 02 321219