Domkhar & Ura Yakchoe Festival

Date : 14th – 16th April 2019

~ Itinerary Outline ~ 

Wed 7th May Arrive Paro. Transfer to hotel. Afternoon sightseeing in Paro valley.

Thu 8th May Drive to Punakha (3½hrs). Full day sightseeing in Punakha valley.

Fri 9th May Drive to Phobjikha valley. (3½hrs). Visit Gangtey Monastery and options for short hikes.

Sat 10th May Sightseeing in Phobjikha valley. Drive to Bumthang (5 hrs) with enroute stop at Trongsa.

Sun 11th May Attend Domkhar festival .

Mon 12th May Attend Ura Yakchoe festival for most of the day and sightseeing. The festivities consist mainly of masked dances performed in gorgeous silk costumes, chanting, blessing & reading religious texts. Thronging with locals, these occasions are a visual delight where the importance of the Yak is celebrated by the villagers.

Tue 13th May Return to Wangdi. (6hrs).

Wed 14th May Drive to Thimphu (2½hrs). Afternoon sightseeing in Thimphu.

Thu 15th May Full programme of sightseeing in and around Thimphu.

Fri 16th May Thimphu and Paro sightseeing. Overnight Paro. Afternoon sightseeing in Paro.

Sat 17th May Hike to Taktsang temple. Afternoon free time at leisure in town.

Sun 18th May Flight departure from Paro.
Tashi Delek.

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Tailor made Festival with Trek Tour can be designed on request.

The above cultural & festival group tour can carry on with a single person too and applies same with the trekking group tours.

For more details please contact us  :
Bhutan Daina Journey
P.O. Box # 1707
Lungtenphu
Thimphu : Bhutan
TeleFax : +975 – 2 – 348 552
Email : info@bhutandainatravels.com / visa@bhutandainatravels.com
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