Paro Tshechu

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Paro Tshechu: (4 nights & 5 days)


The Tshechu is a festival honouring Guru Padmasambhava, an Indian saint who had spread the Tantric Buddhism in the Himalaya regions in 8th century. In this festival you will witness mask dances perform by both monks and lay people. The festival usually occurs on 10th day of a month every year according to the Bhutanese calendar and last for 3 to 4 days. It is a religious festival and by attending it, one gains merit. It is also an annual event for the local people, dressed in finest costumes comes together to rejoice. Paro Tshechu occur s during spring season and it is one most popular festival in Bhutan.

DAY 01 Paro (arrival) to Thimphu
Fly into Bhutan by Druk air, the only national’s airlines. Afternoon visit Ta dzong (national museum), kyichu lhakhang and then drive to Thimphu, the capital city. Overnight at hotel in Thimphu.

DAY 02 Thimphu to Paro
In Thimphu sightseeing includes, Memorial chortens, Mini zoo, Changangkha Lhakhang and National library, Folk heritage museum, Institute of arts & crafts, Institute of traditional medicines, Textile museum and Trashichoe dzong. Then drive back to Paro for the night.

DAY 03 Paro
Today after breakfast you will witness the Paro festival at Deyangkha ground above Paro Dzong. Have lunch in town. Overnight in Paro.

DAY 04 Paro
Today you have to wake up early to witness the huge religious appliqué/ Thongdrol (large thangka of Guru Padmasambhava) and shugdrel ceremony (blessing & offering ceremony) perform by the monk body. It is believed that one get liberated from the samsara at the sight of Thongdrol. Later you can see the festival or walk around the town. Overnight in Paro.

DAY 05 Paro (Departure)
After breakfast we will drive you to Paro airport.

 

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