Q Bhutan – Festival Dates

Visit Bhutan 2015 – Events Calendar

FESTIVAL NAME LOCATION DISTRICT START LENGTH TYPE
Punakha Drubchhen Punakha Dzong Punakha 15th Feb 5 days Religious
Punakha Tshechu Punakha Dzong Punakha 20th Feb 3 days Religious
Takin Festival Damji Gasa 21st Feb 3 days Community
Nomad Festival Nangsephel Bumthang 22nd Feb 3 days Community
Chhorten Kora Chorten Kora Trashiyangtse 25th Feb 15 days Religious
Gomphukora Gom Kora Lhakhang Trashigang 20th Mar 3 days Religious
Paro Tshechu Rinpung Dzong Paro 23rd Mar 5 days Religious
Chhukha Tshechu Chhukha Dzong Chhukha 25th Mar 3 days Religious
Ura Yakchoe Ura Lhakhang Bumthang 21st Apr 5 days Religious
Rhododendron Festival Lamperi Botanical Garden Thimphu 10th May 3 days Festival
Nimalung Tshechu Nimalung Dratshang, Chummi Bumthang 16th June 3 days Religious
Kurjey Tshechu Kurjey Lhakhang, Choekhor Bumthang 18th June 1 days Religious
Haa Summer Festival Haa Haa 6th July 2 days Community
Masutaki Mushroom Festival Ura Bumthang 16th Aug 3 days Community
Tour of the Dragon Bumthang to Thimphu Bumthang/Thimphu 7th Sept 1 days Cycling
Thimphu Drubchhen Tashichho Dzong Thimphu 9th Sept 5 days Religious
Wangdue Tshechu Wangdi Dzong Wangduephodrang 12th Sept 3 days Religious
Tamshing Phala Chhoepa Tamshing Lhakhang, Choekhor Bumthang 13th Sept 3 days Religious
Thimphu Tshechu Tashichho Dzong Thimphu 14th Sept 3 days Religious
Thangbi Mani Tangbi Lhakhang, Choekor Bumthang 18th Sept 3 days Religious
Jambay Lhakhang Drup Jambay Lhakhang, Choekhor Bumthang 18th Oct 5 days Religious
Prakhar Duchhoed Prakar Lhakhang, Chummi Bumthang 19th Oct 3 days Religious
Mongar Tshechu Mongar Dzong Mongar 9th Nov 4 days Religious
Pemagatshel Tshechu Pemagatshel Dzong Pemagatshel 9th Nov 4 days Religious
Trashigang Tshechu Trashigang Dzong Trashigang 10th Nov 3 days Religious
Black Necked Crane Festival Gangtey Wangduephodrang 11th Nov 1 days Festival
Nalakhar Tshechu Nga Lhakhang, Choekhor Bumthang 17th Nov 2 days Religious

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