Bhutan Festival dates for 2023

SL # FESTIVAL PLACE Date
1 Punakha Drubchen Punakha Dzong, Punakha 26th – 28th February
2 Punakha Tshechu Punakha Dzong, Punakha

1st – 3rd March

3 Tharpaling Thongdrol Tharpaling Lhakhang, Chumi, Bumthang 7th March
4 Gomphukora Gom Kora Lhakhang, Trashigang 29th – 31st March
5 Talo Tshechu Talo Gonpa, Punakh

29th – 31st March

6 Gasa Tshechu Gasa Dzong, Gasa 29th – 31st March
7 Zhemgang Tshechu Zhemgang Dzong, Zhemgang 29th – 31st March
8 Paro Tshechu Rinpung Dzong, Paro 1st – 5th April (Thongdral on last day)
9 Chhorten Kora Chorten Kora, Trashiyangtshe 5th April & 20th April
10 Rhododendron Festival Lamperi Botanical Garden, Dochula, Thimphu 14th – 16th April
11 Domkhar Tshechu Domkhar, Chumni, Bumthang. 30th April – 2nd May
12 Ura Yakchoe Ura Lhakhang, Bumthang 2nd – 6th May
13 Nimalung Tshechu Nimalung Dratshang, Chumni, Bumthang 26th – 28th June
14 Kurjey Tshechu Kurjey Lhakhang, Choekhor, Bumthang 28th June
15 Haa Summer Festival Haa 8th – 9th July
16 Mushroom Festival Genekha, Thimphu. 15th – 16th August
17 Tour of the Dragon (Bicycle Race) Bumthang to Thimphu 2nd September
18 Thimphu Drubchen Tashi Chhodzong, Thimphu 21st September
19 Wangdue Tshechu Tencholing Army Ground, Wangduephodrang. 22nd – 24th September
20 Tamshing Phala Chhoepa Tamshing lhakhang, Bumthang 24th – 26th September
21 Thimphu Tshechu Tashi Chhodzong, Thimphu 24th – 26th September
22 Gangtey Tshechu Gangtey Gonpa,Phobjikha,Wangduephodrang. 27th – 29th September (Thongdral on last day)
23 Thangbi Mani Tangbi Lhakhang, Choekor, Bumthang 24th – 30th September
24 Jhomolhari Mountain Festival Dangochong, Thimphu 14th – 15th October
25 Chhukha Tshechu Chhukha Dzong, Chhukha 22nd – 24th October
26 Jakar Tshechu Jakar Dzong, Choekhor, Bumthang. 22nd – 24th October
27 Jambay Lhakhang Drup Jambay Lhakhang, Choekhor, Bumthang 28th October – 1st November
28 Prakhar Duchhoed Prakar Khakhang, Chumni, Bumthang 29th – 31st October
29 Dechenphu Tshechu Dechenphu Lhakhang, Thimphu 24th October
30 Black Necked Crane Festival Gangtey Gonpa, Phobjikha, Wangduephodrang. 11th November
31 Mongar Tshechu Mongar Dzong, Mongar 19th – 22nd November
32 Trashigang Tshechu Trashigang Dzong, Trashigang. 20th – 23rd November
33 Jambay Lhakhang Singye Cham Jambay Lhakhang, Choekhor, Bumthang 27th November
34 Pemagatshel Tshechu Pemagatshel Dzong, Pemagatshel. 20th – 23rd November (Thongdral on last day)
35 Nalakhar Tshechu Ngaa Lhakhang, Choekhor, Bumthang 27th – 29th November
36 Druk Wangyel Tshechu Douchula , Thimphu 13th December
37 Trongsa Tshechu Trongsa Dzong, Trongsa 20th – 22nd December (Thongdral on last day)
38 Lhuentse Tshechu Lhuentse Dzong, Lhuentse 20th – 22nd December (Thongdral on last day)
39 Nabji Lhakhang Drup Nabji Lhakhang, Nabji, Trongsa 26th – 27th December
40 Samdrupjongkhar Tshechu Samdrupjongkhar 24th – 26th December