FESTIVAL PLACE DATES 2017
1 PUNAKHA DRUBCHEN Punakha Dzong, PUNAKHA 2nd – 6th March
2 PUNAKHA TSHECHU Punakha Dzong, PUNAKHA 7th – 9th March
3 CHHORTEN KORA Chorten Kora, TRASHI YANGTSHE 11th April & 26th April
4 GOMPHUKORA Gom Kora Lhakhang, TRASHI YANGTSHE 4th – 6th April
5 PARO TSHECHU Rinpung Dzong, PARO 7th – 11th April
6 RHODODENDRON FESTIVAL Lamperi Botanical Garden, Dochula, THIMPHU 18th – 20th April
7 URA YAKCHOE Ura Lhakhang, BUMTHANG 7th – 10th May
8 NIMALUNG TSHECHU Nimalung Dratshang, Chummi, BUMTHANG 1st – 3rd July
9 KURJEY TSHECHU Kurjey Lhakhang, Choekhor, BUMTHANG 3rd July
10 TOUR OF THE DRAGON (BICYCLE RACE) Bumthang to Thimphu 2nd September
11 THIMPHU DRUBCHEN Tashi Chhodzong, THIMPHU 25th – 29th September
12 WANGDUE TSHECHU Tencholing Army Ground, WANGDUEPHODRANG 28th – 30th September
13 TAMSHING PHALA CHHOEPA Tamshing Lhakhang, Choekhor, BUMTHANG 30th Sept. – 2nd Oct.
14 THIMPHU TSHECHU Tashi Chhodzong, THIMPHU 30th Sept. – 2nd Oct.
15 THANGBI MANI Tangbi Lhakhang, Choekor, BUMTHANG 4th – 6th October
16 PEMAGATSHEL TSHECHU Pemagatshel Dzong, PEMAGATSHEL 1st – 3rd November
17 JAMBAY LHAKHANG DRUP Jambay Lhakhang, Choekhor, BUMTHANG 3rd – 6th November
18 PRAKHAR DUCHHOED Prakar Lhakhang, Chummi, BUMTHANG 4th – 6th November
19 BLACK NECKED CRANE
FESTIVAL
Gangtey Gonpa, Phobjikha, WANGDUEPHODRANG 11th November
20 MONGAR TSHECHU Mongar Dzong, MONGAR 25th – 28th November
21 TRASHIGANG
TSHECHU
Trashigang Dzong, TRASHIGANG 26th – 29th November
22 JAMBAY LAKHANG
SINGYE CHAM
Jambay Lhakhang, Choekhor, BUMTHANG 3rd December
23 NALAKHAR TSHECHU Ngaa Lhakhang, Choekhor BUMTHANG 3rd – 5th December
24 DRUK WANGYEL
TSHECHU
Dochula, THIMPHU 13th December
25 TRONGSA TSHECHU Trongsa Dzong, TRONGSA 25th – 28th December
26 LHUENTSE TSHECHU Lhuentse Dzong, LHUENTSE 25th – 28th December

*Please note that festival dates are subject to change