Jaldapara NP + Western Bhutan, 8 days

Elephant ride in Jaldapara
Safari on elephant
Cultural sightseeing
Wildlife & Birdwatching
  • Short but very complete visit of Bhutan
  • Rhinos and other wildlife of Jaldapara NP
  • Diverse mixture of culture and nature
  • Options for few easy to moderate hikes
  • All sights of Paro, Thimphu, Punakha and Wangdue
  • See black neck cranes in Phobjika (winter months)
From: 
US$ 1300 / 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
Major event Gangtey Tshechu, Gangtey Gonpa, Phobjika (Gangtey) 1013 Oct 2019
Dankala Mani Tshechu, Dankala lhakhang, Shaba, Paro 13 Oct 2019
Phuentsholing Thromde Tsechu, Pelden Tashichoelling Shedra, Phuntsholing 13 Oct 2019
Major event Dechenphu Tshechu, Dechenphu Lhakhang, Thimphu 7 Nov 2019
Major event Black Necked Crane Festival, Gangtey Gompa, Phobjika (Gangtey) 11 Nov 2019
Tshepami Throngdrel, Ringpung Deyangkha, Paro 12 Nov 2019
Dra-Lha-Soel, Ringpung Dzong, Paro 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
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 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 Gangtey Tshechu, Gangtey Gonpa, Phobjika (Gangtey) 28 Sep1 Oct 2020
Major event Dechenphu Tshechu, Dechenphu Lhakhang, Thimphu 26 Oct 2020
Major event Black Necked Crane Festival, Gangtey Gompa, Phobjika (Gangtey) 11 Nov 2020
Major event Druk Wangyel Tshechu, Dochula, Thimphu, Thimphu 13 Dec 2020