5 Nights 6 Days Colors of Thimphu Festival

5 Nights 6 Days Colors of Thimphu Festival

13, 14 & 15 September, 2024

Highlighting the best spectacular destinations starting your journey from Paro, drive to Thimphu, capturing the colors of Thimphu Festival and Punakha a place of mesmerizing natural beauty, a majestic landscape, learning significant Bhutan’s culture.

  • Arrival in Bhutan Upon Landing in Paro International Airport, meet with our representative who will lead the journey throughout your stay in Bhutan).
  • Transfer to Thimphu (Capital city of Bhutan) and Check-in to Hotel.
  • Explore Thimphu valley, home to the seat of Bhutan’s Royal Government and Central Monastic Body.
  • Observe the fascinating odd looking animal Takin, Bhutan’s National Animal.
  • Visit the Zilukha Nunnery to discover the lifestyle of nuns residing in the monastery.
  • Join yourself with elderly people circumambulating the National Memorial Chorten, one of the most visible religious structures in Thimphu.
  • Leisure in Thimphu City.
  • Dinner at Hotel.
  • Overnight at Thimphu.

Meals : Dinner

Accommodation: Bhutan Peaceful Residency & Spa (3*) or Similar

  • Breakfast at hotel and visit more exciting sites including Thimphu Festival today.
  • Capture one of the biggest festivals in the country, Thimphu Tshechu (festival) held in the capital city for three days. The Tshechu is witnessed by thousands of people, both local and tourists. Mask dances like the Guru Tshengye (Eight Manifestations of Guru Rinpoche), Shaw Shachi (Dance of the Stags) and many more are performed.
  • Lunch at Local Restaurant.
  • Cherish the fascinating panoramic view of Thimphu City from Buddha Dordenma, one of the biggest sitting Statue of Buddha in the world.
  • Take a chance to make your own traditional paper at Jungshi Paper Factory using Bhutanese ancient methods.
  • Take a walk by the busiest Centenary Farmer Market where fresh Bhutanese produce are available.
  • Leisure in Town.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Bhutan Peaceful Residency & Spa (3*) or Similar

  • Breakfast at hotel and Drive towards beautiful Punakha Valley.
  • Explore Punakha, the ancient capital of the Kingdom of Bhutan.
  • Journey to Punakha valley, takes you into some of Bhutan’s most spectacular scenery, from high mountains passes to tiered fields and along the river banks of Pho Chu and Mo Chu.
  • Stop at Dochula Pass to capture a stunning 360 degree panoramic view of the Himalayan mountain ranges.
  • Lunch at Local Restaurant.
  • Discover the temple of the ‘Divine Madman’ at Chimi Lhakhang.
  • Enter the courtyard of Pungthang Dewachen Phodrang – Palace of Great Happiness, the beautiful fortress is the winter residence of Bhutan’s Central Monastic Body.
  • Walk along the longest Suspension bridge and cross the Pho Chu River.
  • Hotel Check In.
  • Dinner at Hotel.
  • Overnight at Punakha.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Meri Puensum Resort (3*) or Similar

  • Breakfast at Hotel.
  • Hike towards Khamsum Yulley Namgyal Chorten sitting majestically on the ridge above Punakha Valley.
  • Drive to Paro valley via Wangdue and Bajo Town.
  • Lunch at Hotel Lobesa and Drive to beautiful Paro Valley, one of the picturesque region and a widest valley in the Kingdom.
  • Hotel Check in.
  • Experience the unique beauty of the Bhutanese architecture by walking around the impressive courtyard of Paro Rinpung Dzong.
  • Leisure in Paro Town.
  • Dinner at Hotel.
  • Overnight at Paro.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Dewachen Resort (3*) or Similar

  • Early breakfast at hotel and drive to Tiger’s Nest Base/ Parking Lot.
  • Hike to the most pilgrimage site in Bhutan, Taktsang Monastery or Tiger’s Nest is the most stunning and popular landmark in the Kingdom of Bhutan.
  • Lunch at Taktsang Cafeteria.
  • Experience the traditional Bhutanese hot stone bath with the combining minerals of the healing khempa herb.
  • Dinner at Local Farm House.
  • Overnight at Paro.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Dewachen Resort (3*) or Similar

  • Breakfast at Hotel.
  • Our representative will transfer you to Paro International Airport and fly towards your next destination, we look forward to seeing you again in this beautiful Land of Happiness.

Meals : Breakfast

Tashi Delek!

Tour Cost during Thimphu Festival:

  • USD 1,680 for 1 person traveler
  • USD 1,560 per person for 2 person travelers
  • USD 1,405 per person for group of 3 and above

Thimphu Festival is held at courtyard of Tashichhoe Dzong from 13 to 15 September, 2024.

This package is valid till 14th September, 2024.


  • Private guided tour
  • Visa for Bhutan
  • Government approved 3 star hotels
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
  • Private licensed tour guide
  • Private vehicle (SUV/BUS)
  • Private experienced driver
  • Mineral bottled water
  • Government Sustainable development fees ($100 per person per night)
  • All Government taxes and surcharges
  • Entry fees & route permits in all places of interest
  • Bank wire transfer charges of $40 (one time only)


  • Flight into Bhutan (Can be arranged with us)
  • Hotel stay outside Bhutan
  • Expenditure of personal nature
  • Tips for the guide and driver
  • Alcoholic drinks/Beverages
  • Travel insurance


  • September 2024
  • Prior to your trip to Bhutan you need to wire transfer the full tour payment with Bhutan Peaceful Tours and Treks specified as the ultimate beneficiary.
  • After the wire transfer is completed, the receipt copy should be emailed to us as our reference for your tour confirmation.
  • Please note that it takes minimum two to three working days for the payment to be deposited in our local Bank.

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