Thimphu Festival Tour

The Thimphu Festival, or Thimphu Tshechu, is an annual religious celebration in Bhutan’s capital. It features colorful masked dances, music performances, and Buddhist rituals at the Tendrel Thang festival ground. This vibrant event showcases Bhutan’s rich cultural heritage and offers blessings to attendees. It’s a cherished time for locals and visitors to come together in spiritual devotion and cultural celebration.

Day 1: Arrival in Paro – Transfer to Thimphu

  • Arrive at Paro International Airport.
  • Meet your guide and drive to Thimphu, the capital city of Bhutan.
  • Check into your hotel and rest for a while.
  • In the afternoon, visit the National Memorial Chorten, a revered Buddhist stupa.
  • Explore the streets of Thimphu and visit the Craft Bazaar to see local handicrafts.
  • Overnight stay in Thimphu.

Day 2: Thimphu Sightseeing

  • Attend the Thimphu Tshechu, held in the capital’s Tendrel Thang (festival ground).
  • Witness colorful masked dances, traditional music, and religious ceremonies.
  • Explore Tashichho Dzong, the main secretariat building which houses the throne room of the King of Bhutan.
  • Visit the Folk Heritage Museum to learn about Bhutanese culture and way of life.
  • Overnight stay in Thimphu.

Day 3: Thimphu Sightseeing

  • Continue exploring the Thimphu Tshechu festivities.
  • Visit the Buddha Dordenma statue, a massive statue of Buddha overlooking Thimphu Valley.
  • Explore the Motithang Takin Preserve, home to Bhutan’s national animal, the Takin.
  • Visit the Textile Museum to learn about Bhutanese weaving traditions.
  • Overnight stay in Thimphu.

Day 4: Thimphu – Paro

  • After breakfast, drive back to Paro.
  • Visit the ruins of Drukgyel Dzong, a historic fortress.
  • Explore the traditional Bhutanese farmhouse at the Paro Village.
  • Visit the Kyichu Lhakhang, one of the oldest and most sacred temples in Bhutan.
  • Overnight stay in Paro.

Day 5: Paro Sightseeing and Departure

  • Hike to the iconic Paro Taktsang (Tiger’s Nest) Monastery.
  • Explore the ruins of the ancient Drugyel Dzong.
  • Visit the National Museum of Bhutan (Ta Dzong).
  • Transfer to Paro International Airport for departure.

This itinerary allows you to experience the vibrant Thimphu Tshechu while also exploring the cultural and natural attractions of Thimphu and Paro. Adjustments can be made based on your preferences and the festival schedule.


  • All Transportation including pickups and Drops – Non A/C
  • All Accommodation
  • Meals CPAI (Only Breakfast)
  • All Sightseeing as per Itinerary
  • All Immigration Formalities
  • Daily 1 Bottle Mineral water
  • 1 Tourist Sim-Card for a group
  • All Internal Taxes


  • Train/Airfares
  • Lunch & Dinner
  • Travel insurance
  • 4 & 5 star accommodations and meals (On Request)
  • Other personal expenses like overseas calls, drinks, laundry, etc
  • Guide Charges
  • Museums & Monuments fee
  • Any cost arising due to natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, Flight cancel, flight delay, political disturbances (strikes), etc (to be borne by the client).
  • Any increase in taxes or fuel price, leading to increase in cost on surface transportation & land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure.
  • Anything which is not include in the itinerary.

Terms & Condition


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