Events - September

Tour of the Dragon (Bicycle Race)

  2 September 2018   Bumthang to Thimphu

Considered one of the most challenging one-day events in the world, the race covers 268 km of absolutely stunning Himalayan landscapes as it takes cyclists from central to western …

Thimphu Tshechu

  19 September 2018 - 21 September 2018   Tashichho Dzong, Thimphu

Thimphu Tshechu is one of the biggest festivals in the country. This festival is held in the capital city for three days. The Tshechu is witnessed thousands of people, both locals …

Thimphu Drupchen

  15 September 2018   Tashichho Dzong, Thimphu

Thimphu Drupchen preceds the popular three-day Thimphu Tshechu festial. The Drubchen showcases the sacred dances dedicated to the protecting deity of Bhutane, Palden Lhamo.

Wangdue Phodrang Tshechu

  17 September 2018 – 19 September 2018   Tencholing, Wangdue Phodrang

The festival is held in Wangduephodrang and is observed for three days in the autumn season. The Tshechu is well known for the Raksha Mangcham or the dance of the Ox. Many differen…

Tamzhing Phala Choepa

  18 September 2018 - 20 September 2018   Tamzing Monastery, Bumthang

The Tamzhing Phala Choepa festival is held at the Tamzhing monastery in Bumthang. The Tamzhing monastery follows the Peling tradition established by Terton Pema Lingpa. The monaste…

Thangbi Mewang

  23 September 2018 - 26 September 2018   Tangbi Lhakhang, Choekor, Bumthang