5 Nights 6 Days Mushroom Festival Genekha

5 Nights 6 Days Mushroom Festival Genekha

15 and 16 August, 2024

Highlighting the best spectacular destinations starting your journey from Paro, drive to Thimphu, discovering Masutake Mushroom 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.
  • Cherish the fascinating panoramic view of Thimphu City from Buddha Dordenma, one of the biggest sitting Statue of Buddha in the world.
  • Join yourself with elderly people circumambulating the National Memorial Chorten, one of the most visible religious structures in Thimphu.
  • Take a chance to make your own traditional paper at Jungshi Paper Factory using Bhutanese ancient methods.
  • 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 Mushroom Festival in Genekha today.
  • Experience the Mushroom festival which includes the native mushroom and other local product, Mushroom hunting, cultural programs by the school & local community also showcased. The objective of the festival is to create awareness on the sustainable harvesting of the local mushroom and enjoy the organic natural flavours of our nature.
  • Lunch at Local Restaurant.
  • Visit Tashi Chhoe Dzong known as the “Fortress of the Glorious Religion”, the fortress houses the throne room and office of his majesty the King of Bhutan.
  • Take a walk by the busiest Centenary Farmer Market where fresh Bhutanese produce are available.
  • Leisure in Thimphu City.
  • Dinner at Hotel.
  • Overnight at Thimphu.

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.
  • Discover artefacts dating back to 4000 BC at the National Museum, Ta Dzong.
  • Experience the unique beauty of the Bhutanese architecture by walking around the impressive courtyard of Paro Rinpung Dzong.
  • Leisure in Paro Town.
  • Hotel Check in.
  • 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.
  • Enjoy the art of playing traditional Bhutanese archery, National Sport of Bhutan.
  • 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 Mushroom Festival Thimphu:

  • USD 1,680 for 1 person traveler
  • USD 1,560 per person for 2 person travelers
  • USD 1,405 per person for group with 3 or more

Mushroom Festival Thimphu is held at Genekha Village, Thimphu from 20th to 21st Aug, 2023 Tentative.

This package is valid till 15th, Aug, 2024 Tentative.


  • 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


  • August, 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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