Punakha Festival (9 Days)

Festival Dates:

12th to 17th February 2019

Punakha Dromchoe dedicated to the Goddess Mahakala, is a five day long festival held inside the Punakha Dzong. The age old religious aspects are still performed in the same way consisting of Mask dances and various cultural programs. A play of warriors going off to war is enacted on the last day.

Itinerary

Day 1 – Arrival at Paro – Thimphu
Day 2 – Thimphu Seightseeing
Day 3 – Thimphu – Gangtey
Day 4 – Gangtey – Punakha
Day 5 – Punakha Tshechu (Festival)
Day 6 – Punakha Tshechu (Festival)
Day 7 – Punakha – Paro
Day 8 – Paro Taktsang Hike
Day 9 – Departure