Festivals & Events in Bhutan

Black Necked Crane Festival

Event type: 
Buddhist festival, Major event
Dates: 
11 November 2019
11 November 2020
Place: 
Gangtey Gompa
Remarks: 
The festival dedicated to Balack Neck Cranes, holy birds which spends winter in Phobjika valley was created to celebrate birds' arrival from Tibet and also to spread awareness about the nature conservation. Although it's not traditional festival, it retains many features of typical "Tshechu".
Black Neck Crane Festival