Festivals & Events in Bhutan

Rhododendron Festival

Event type: 
Other, Major event
Dates: 
1921 Duben 2019
1921 Duben 2020
Place: 
Lamperi Botanical Garden, Dochula
Region: 
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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