Discover the rich pageantry and festive atmosphere of the Jambay Lhakhang Drup Festival set in the Bumthang Valley, Bhutan’s spiritual heartland. Tsechus (festivals) are one of the best ways to experience the ancient living culture of Bhutan. A Tsechu is a Buddhist festival in honor of Guru Rimpoche, the saint who brought Buddhism to Bhutan. Local villagers gather in a spirit of festivity, celebration and deep faith to witness unique masked dances and celebrations. Also visit sacred sites in Paro, Thimphu, Punakha, Gangtey and Bumthang.


Brief Itinerary

DAY 01: PARO (2280m) –THIMPHU (2320m) 65KM/APPROX 1HR

DAY 02: THIMPHU (2320m)

DAY 03: THIMPHU (2320m) – PUNAKHA (1300m): 77KM/APPROX 2 ½HR

DAY 04: PUNAKHA (1300m)

DAY 05: PUNAKHA (1300m)- TRONGSA (2316m): 135KM/APPROX 5HR – BUMTHANG (2600m – 4000m): 68KM/APPROX 2 ½HR

DAY 06: BUMTHANG (2600m – 4000m)

DAY 07: BUMTHANG (2600m – 4000m)

DAY 08: BUMTHANG (2600m – 4000m) – PUNAKHA (1300m) 203 KM/APPROX 7 ½HR

DAY 09: punakha (1310M) – PARO (2250 m) Approx 4hr drive 142 KM

DAY 10: PARO (2250 m)