Jakar tshechu festival
A Celebration of Heritage: The Jakar Tshechu Festival
The Jakar Tshechu Festival, held in the grand Jakar Dzong, is a three-day extravaganza in the Bumthang District of Bhutan. This annual event showcases sacred mask dances performed by Buddhist monks, accompanied by enchanting folk songs and dances by local villagers. The festival attracts visitors dressed in their finest attire, including tourists eager to witness this cultural spectacle. With its rich traditions and spiritual significance, the festival serves as a joyous gathering where communities unite, offering prayers and discussions for a prosperous year ahead. It is a vibrant celebration that embodies Bhutan’s cultural heritage and reverence for Guru Rimpoche, the Second Buddha
Duration: 11 Nights/ 12 Days
Location:Paro, Bumthang, Trongsa, Wangdue, Punakha, Thimphu
- 21/10/2023 – 25/10/2023
Scenic Mountain Flight: Begin your adventure with a breathtaking mountain flight, soaring above the majestic peaks of Bhutan, setting the stage for a mesmerizing journey.
Colorful Jakar Tshechu : Immerse yourself in the vibrant hues and pulsating energy of the Jakar Tshechu Festival. Witness captivating mask dances, performed by Buddhist monks, as they bring ancient tales to life.
Cultural Immersion: Get acquainted with the warm-hearted locals, experiencing their warm hospitality and deep-rooted traditions firsthand. Engage in conversations and forge lasting connections.
Ancient Temples, Monasteries, and Dzongs: Explore the architectural wonders of Bhutan as you visit ancient temples, serene monasteries, and towering dzongs (forts). Marvel at their intricate craftsmanship and spiritual significance.
Scenic Landscapes: Indulge in the awe-inspiring beauty of Bhutan’s landscapes as you traverse through picturesque valleys, lush forests, and cascading waterfalls. Let the serene vistas rejuvenate your soul.
Bhutanese Villages and Farmhouses: Step into the heart of Bhutanese village life, as you visit traditional farmhouses, witnessing the authentic rural lifestyle. Engage in local customs, taste traditional cuisine, and gain insights into age-old traditions.
Archery Matches: Delight in the thrill of traditional archery matches, an integral part of Bhutanese culture. Cheer on the skilled archers as they showcase their precision and technique, adding an element
Sustainable Development Fee to the Government of Bhutan which goes towards the development of schools. hospitals. etc.,
Accommodations in 3- star properties. (Can be upgraded to 4 & 5-star with additional Premium)
All Meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Certified English Speaking Bhutanese Guide.
All ground transportation
All internal taxes and charges including Entry Fees
Mineral Water while traveling
Complimentary from company:
Traditional Hot Stone Bath
Airfare (can be arranged with us)
Any Expenses of Personal Nature
Tips for the guide and driver