Thimphu Tshechu Festival 2016 Tour


Tour Code : SL 008

Duration : 6 Nights / 7 Days

Destination Covered : Thimphu, Paro, Punakha

Price (Starting From) : USD 1390 Per Person

Special Offer : A special traditional hot stone bath as a compliment


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  • Thimphu Tshechu Festival 2016 Tour

* Mentioned prices may vary depending upon date of travel, hotel availability, surge pricing and seasonal rush.

Tour Detail

Welcome to visit the Himalaya's one of least known regions. Witness colorful and unique mask dances to enact victory of dharma and glory of Guru Padmasambhava - the Lotus-born. Born in the 8th century, Guru Padmasambhava contributed immensely to the diffusion of Tantric Buddhism in the Himalayan region.

The dances impart morality, gain merits and acts as an important social occasion for all people to come together. Both monks and laymen take active part in dances.

Name : Thimphu Tshechu Festival 2016
Venue : Thimphu (West)
Entry point : Paro
Exit point : Bangkok
Duration : 7d/6n

The 3-day Thimphu Tshechu festival is the grandest celebrations held Fall. Thimphu Tshechu is considered a major attraction and people travel from neighbouring districts to participate in the festivity.
Tour brief:
Sept. 29 : Arrive in Paro
Sept. 30 : Attend to the festival in Thimphu
Oct. 01 : Continue with the festival in Thimphu
Oct. 02 : Sightseeing in Punakha
Oct. 03 : Return to Paro for sightseeing
Oct. 04 : An excursion to Taktsang (Tiger’s Nest monastery)
Oct. 05 : DepartureA special traditional hot stone bath as a complimentAny expenses incurred on medical emergencies and evacuations.
Any liabilities due to cancellation of flights, roadblock, etc.
Any kind of personal expenses.
Any supplement costs.
Any tips and gratitude to tour staff.10-0131-12

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Thimphu Tshechu Festival

Arrive in Paro and Transfer to Thimphu to check into hotel. Rest of the day at your leisure.

Meals : Lunch and Dinner plus a refreshments of tea/coffee with snacks

Day 2: Attend to Thimphu Tshechu Festival

Variety show of folk and mask dances performed throughout the day

Meals : Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner plus two refreshments of tea/coffee with snacks

Day 3: Continuation with Festival

Variety show of folk and mask dances performed throughout the day

Meals : Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner plus two refreshments of tea/coffee with snacks

Day 4: Drive to P{unakha

Sightseeing in Punakha include a visit to Punakha dzong and the Nunnery Institute in Woolakha. Enroute drop at Dochola pass to enjoy an amazing view of 108 stupas at the backdrop of beautiful peaks.

Meals : Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner plus two refreshments of tea/coffee with snacks

Day 5: Return to Paro for sightseeing

Sightseeing on the return journey include a visit to the national museum, Kitchu monastery and Drukgyel. A special night at a farmhouse for dinner treat.

Meals : Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner plus two refreshments of tea/coffee with snacks

Day 6: An excursion to Taktsang (Tiger’s Nest monastery)

The trip to Taktsang would be your highlight. Cannot simply wonder at its sanctity and the ingenuity of human skill to work at that height.

Meals : Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner plus two refreshments of tea/coffee with snacks

Day 7: Departure

Snow Lion representative will excort you right to the airport to see you pass safely through immigration and customs.

Meals : Breakfast


Inclusions

  • Hotel
  • Meals
  • Sightseeing
  • Transport

Exclusions

  • Any expenses incurred on medical emergencies and evacuations.
  • Any liabilities due to cancellation of flights, roadblock, etc.
  • Any kind of personal expenses.
  • Any supplement costs.
  • Any tips and gratitude to tour staff.

Specific Departure Dates

Departures : September 29th to Oct. 2nd, 2017

Departure Cities with rates

Thimphu and Paro with uniform rates applicable

Payments Terms

  • * Some Advance Percentage of total booking amount * Airfare/Transport fare to be paid full at one time in advance.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

  • * Upon cancellation, refund will be made after deducting the Retention Amount. * Retention Amount varies as per the number of days left before your package start date.

Packages by City

Thimphu (18) Paro (18) Punakha (10) Wangdue Phodrang (1) Kathmandu (1) Bumthang (1) Bangkok (1) Trongsa (1)

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