Southern Bhutan Loop, 8 days

Near Zangtopelri Lhakhang
New Concept
Cultural sightseeing
  • Rarely visited southern Bhutan
  • Classic sights of western Bhutan
  • Rewarding hike from Damphu to Tsolingkhar
  • Ideal for winter due to lower altitudes
  • Circuit trip driving through scenic mountain roads
  • Monumental Trongsa castle in central Bhutan
From: 
US$ 1520 / 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
Dankala Mani Tshechu, Dankala lhakhang, Shaba, Paro 13 Oct 2019
Major event Dechenphu Tshechu, Dechenphu Lhakhang, Thimphu 7 Nov 2019
Tshepami Throngdrel, Ringpung Deyangkha, Paro 12 Nov 2019
Serzhong Tshechu, Do-Ngag Kuenzangcholing Lhakhang, Sarpang 19 Nov 2019
Yeshey Goenpi Drupchen – festival of Mahakala, Trongsa Dzong, Trongsa 13 Dec 2019
Dra-Lha-Soel, Ringpung Dzong, Paro 12 Dec 2019
Major event Druk Wangyel Tshechu, Dochula, Thimphu, Thimphu 13 Dec 2019
Dekiling Tshechu, Dekiling Goenpa, Gelephu Thromde, Sarpang 21 Dec 2019
Lomba, Paro, Haa 2526 Dec 2019
Events in 2020
Event name and palce Tentative dates
Sarpang Tshechu, Sarpang Rabdey, Gelephu, Sarpang 35 Jan 2020
Chuzangang Tshechu, Chuzangang Lhakhang, Sarpang 46 Jan 2020
Major event Trongsa Tshechu, Trongsa Dzong, Trongsa 47 Jan 2020
Major event Nabji & Korphu Lhakhang Drup, Nabji Lhakhang & Korphu Lhakhang, Nabji & Korphu, Trongsa, Nabji Korphu 1012 Jan 2020
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 Dechenphu Tshechu, Dechenphu Lhakhang, Thimphu 26 Oct 2020
Major event Trongsa Tshechu, Trongsa Dzong, Trongsa 1013 Dec 2020
Major event Druk Wangyel Tshechu, Dochula, Thimphu, Thimphu 13 Dec 2020
Major event Nabji & Korphu Lhakhang Drup, Nabji Lhakhang & Korphu Lhakhang, Nabji & Korphu, Trongsa, Nabji Korphu 2931 Dec 2020