Quick to Central Bhutan, 8 days

Jakar dzong
Cultural sightseeing
  • Intensive and quick tour visiting western and central Bhutan
  • For those who have short time but still want to see many
  • Views of Himalayas from domestic flight
  • Reach till Bumthang, dubbed as historical heart of the country
  • Omitting some of the sights on the way
  • Iconic climb to Tiger’s Nest Monastery in Paro
From: 
US$ 1505 / 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 2020
Event name and palce Tentative dates
Annual Mushroom Festival, Genekha, Thimphu 1516 Aug 2020 ?
Lhamoi Doey-Phang, Ringpung Dzong, Paro 18 Aug 2020
Matsutake Mushroom Festival, Ura, Bumthang 2324 Aug 2020
 Thimphu Dromche (Drubchen), Tashichoe Dzong, Thimphu 22 Sep 2020 ?
Paro Rinpung Dromche, Rinpung Dzong, Paro 23 Sep 2020
Terchen Drupchen, Kichu Lhakhang, Paro 24 Sep7 Oct 2020
 Wangdue Tshechu, Tencholing Army Ground, Wangdue 2426 Sep 2020
Dorjitse Kuchoed, Dorji Gompa, Tang, Bumthang 2527 Sep 2020
 Tamshing Phala Chhoepa, Tamshing Lhakhang, Bumthang 2628 Sep 2020
 Thimphu Tshechu, Tashi Chhodzong, Thimphu 2628 Sep 2020
 Thangbi Mani (Mewang), Thangbi Lhakhang, Bumthang 30 Sep2 Oct 2020
Dankala Mani Tshechu, Dankala lhakhang, Shaba, Paro 1 Oct 2020
Shingkhar Rabney, Shingkhar Lhakhang, Ura, Bumthang 2226 Oct 2020
 Jakar Tshechu, Jakar Dzong, Bumthang 2327 Oct 2020
Ugyencholing Kangsel, Ugyencholing Dzong, Tang, Bumthang 2426 Oct 2020
 Dechenphu Tshechu, Dechenphu Lhakhang, Thimphu 26 Oct 2020
Changankha Lhakhang Cham, Changankha Lhakhang, Thimphu 30 Oct 2020
Takar Duechoe, Chumig, Bumthang 30 Oct3 Nov 2020
 Jambay Lhakhang Drup, Jambay Lhakhang, Bumthang 31 Oct4 Nov 2020 ?
Tshepami Throngdrel, Ringpung Deyangkha, Paro 31 Oct 2020
Prakhar Duchhoed, Prakhar Lhakhang, Bumthang 13 Nov 2020
Sumthrang Rabdhey (Kangsol), Sumthrang Lhakhang, Ura, Bumthang 1115 Nov 2020
Yeshey Goenpi Drupchen – festival of Mahakala, Trongsa Dzong, Trongsa 1921 Nov 2020
Tang Namkha Rabney, Namkha Lhakhang, Bumthang 2427 Nov 2020 ?
Chojam Rabney, Chojamrab Lhakhang, Tang, Bumthang 29 Nov3 Dec 2020
 Jambay Lhakhang Singye Cham, Jambay Lhakhang, Bumthang 30 Nov 2020
Kharphu Bon-Choed, Shingkhar, Bumthang 30 Nov 2020
Nalakhar Tshechu (Nga Lhakhang Zhi), Ngaa Lhakhang, Bumthang 30 Nov2 Dec 2020
Pangkhar Choepa, Pangkhar Lhakhang, Ura, Bumthang 1215 Dec 2020
 Druk Wangyel Tshechu, Dochula, Thimphu, Thimphu 13 Dec 2020
Lomba, Haa, Paro 13 Dec 2020
 Trongsa Tshechu, Trongsa Dzong, Trongsa 2326 Dec 2020
Events in 2020 – 2021
Event name and palce Tentative dates
 Nabji & Korphu Lhakhang Drup, Nabji Lhakhang & Korphu Lhakhang, Nabji & Korphu, Trongsa, Nabji Korphu 29 Dec 20201 Jan 2021 ?
Shinger Meto Choepda, Shingner Lhakhang, Ura, Bumthang 29 Dec 20203 Jan 2021
Events in 2021
Event name and palce Tentative dates
Shingkhar Rabney, Shingkhar Lhakhang, Ura, Bumthang 49 Jan 2021
Gyensar Torjab, Ringpung Dzong, Paro 12 Jan 2021
 Punakha Drubchen, Punakha dzong, Punakha 1921 Feb 2021
 Punakha Tshechu, Punakha Dzong, Punakha 2224 Feb 2021
Tharpaling Thongdrol, Tharpaling Lhakhang, Chummey, Bumthang 27 Feb 2021
Zhuri Duechoed, Zhuri Lhakhang, Chumey, Bumthang 910 Mar 2021
Gadhen Choedpa, Ura Lhakhang, Bumthang 1213 Mar 2021
Kharchu Drubchen, Kharchu Lhakhang, Bumthang 13 Mar 2021
 Talo Tshechu, Talo Gompa, Punakha 2123 Mar 2021
 Paro Tshechu, Rinpung Dzong, Paro 2428 Mar 2021
 Rhododendron Festival, Lamperi Botanical Garden, Dochula, Thimphu 1618 Apr 2021
 Domkhar Tshechu, Domkhar, Chumey, Bumthang 2224 Apr 2021
Ura Yakchoe, Ura Lhakhang, Bumthang 2428 Apr 2021
Pedtsheling Kuchoe, Pedtsheling Lhakhang, Choekhor, Bumthang 30 May1 Jun 2021
Nimalung Tshechu (Tendra), Nimalung Dratshang, Chummey, Bumthang 1820 Jun 2021
 Kurjey Tshechu, Kurjey Lhakhang, Bumthang 20 Jun 2021
Annual Mushroom Festival, Genekha, Thimphu 1516 Aug 2021 ?
Matsutake Mushroom Festival, Ura, Bumthang 2324 Aug 2021
 Tour Of The Dragon (Bicycle Race), Thimphu, Wangdue, Trongsa, Bumthang 7 Sep 2021 ?
 Thimphu Dromche (Drubchen), Tashichoe Dzong, Thimphu 12 Sep 2021 ?
 Wangdue Tshechu, Tencholing Army Ground, Wangdue 1416 Sep 2021
 Tamshing Phala Chhoepa, Tamshing Lhakhang, Bumthang 1618 Sep 2021
 Thimphu Tshechu, Tashi Chhodzong, Thimphu 1618 Sep 2021
 Thangbi Mani (Mewang), Thangbi Lhakhang, Bumthang 1921 Sep 2021
 Jakar Tshechu, Jakar Dzong, Bumthang 1216 Oct 2021
Ugyencholing Kangsel, Ugyencholing Dzong, Tang, Bumthang 1315 Oct 2021
 Dechenphu Tshechu, Dechenphu Lhakhang, Thimphu 15 Oct 2021
Takar Duechoe, Chumig, Bumthang 2023 Oct 2021
 Jambay Lhakhang Drup, Jambay Lhakhang, Bumthang 2123 Oct 2021 ?
Prakhar Duchhoed, Prakhar Lhakhang, Bumthang 2123 Oct 2021
Sumthrang Rabdhey (Kangsol), Sumthrang Lhakhang, Ura, Bumthang 23 Nov 2021
Tang Namkha Rabney, Namkha Lhakhang, Bumthang 1417 Nov 2021 ?
Chojam Rabney, Chojamrab Lhakhang, Tang, Bumthang 1822 Nov 2021
 Jambay Lhakhang Singye Cham, Jambay Lhakhang, Bumthang 19 Nov 2021
Nalakhar Tshechu (Nga Lhakhang Zhi), Ngaa Lhakhang, Bumthang 1921 Nov 2021
Pangkhar Choepa, Pangkhar Lhakhang, Ura, Bumthang 25 Dec 2021
 Trongsa Tshechu, Trongsa Dzong, Trongsa 1214 Dec 2021
 Druk Wangyel Tshechu, Dochula, Thimphu, Thimphu 13 Dec 2021
 Nabji & Korphu Lhakhang Drup, Nabji Lhakhang & Korphu Lhakhang, Nabji & Korphu, Trongsa, Nabji Korphu 1922 Dec 2021 ?
Shinger Meto Choepda, Shingner Lhakhang, Ura, Bumthang 1923 Dec 2021