Trashigang Tshechu

Trashigang Tshechu
8 Nights/9 Days

The annual Trashigang Tshechu is held in Trashigang dzong which sits majestically on a high ridge overlooking the Dangmechu and the Gamrichu in Eastern Bhutan. The festival is one of the biggest festivals in eastern Bhutan. People from all over eastern Bhutan come to the festival. The nomadic community of Merak and Sakteng, called the Brokpas, stand out of the crowd with their unique dress and appearance. Different sacred mask dances are performed during the festival apart from other traditional folk songs and dances. The highlight of the festival is the unfurling of the large tapestry of eight manifestation of Guru Rinpoche.

Festival Date: 8th-10th Dec, 2016

Place – Trashigang

High Season

  • 1 Pax: Starting from – USD $2360
  • 2 Pax: Starting from – USD $2280
  • 3 pax & Above: Starting from – USD $2040

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Your tour includes
  • Professional Guides
  • All Noted Tours within the Country
  • Accommodations on twin sharing in Tourism approved hotels.
  • Meals Noted in Itinerary (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
  • Entrance Fees and Permits
  • Private Ground transportation
  • Airport transport in Paro
  • Bhutan Airport Tax
  • Bhutan Visa Fees
  • A sustainable tourism Royalty of $65 per person/ per day.
Price does not include
  • International Flights and Druk Air
  • Alcoholic and Bottled /Canned Beverages
  • Meals or Accommodations at Bhutan’s New 5 Star Hotels and Resorts (Available for an extra fee)
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses (Telephone, Email, Laundry etc..)

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 01: (Dec07) Guwahati – S/Jongkhar
Day 02: (Dec08) S/Jongkhar – Trashigang
Day 03: (Dec09) Tashigang Festival
Day 04: (Dec10) Tashigang – Tashi Yangtse
Day 05: (Dec11) Tashi Yangtse – Dechen Phodrang Monastery. Country walk
Day 06: (Dec12) Tashi Yangtse – Rigsum Gonpa hike
Day 07: (Dec13) Tashi Yangtse – Return to Trashigang
Day 08: (Dec14) Trashigang – S/Jongkhar
Day 09: (Dec15) S/Jongkhar – Guwahati Exit

Your tour highlights

  • Tashigang Festival
  • Country Walks
  • Dechen Phodrang Monastery in Tashi Yangtse
  • Rigsum Gonpa Monastery
  • Chorten Kora Stupa
  • Arts & Crafts School
  • Gompa Kora Temple founded by Saint Guru Rimpoche
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