Festivals & Events in Bhutan

Black Necked Crane Festival

Dates: 
11 November 2018
11 November 2019
Place: 
Gangtey Gompa
Event type: 
Buddhist festival, Major event
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".

Witness event on following tours

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