Druk Wangyel Festival

Druk Wangyel Festival (December 13, 2019)

The Druk Wangyel Tshechu is a unique festival performed by the Royal Bhutan Army rather than monks or lay people. It is a tribute to the wise leadership of His Majesty Jigme Singye Wangchuck, the Fourth King of Bhutan. It also celebrates the continuous efforts of the Royal Bhutan Army in protecting the sovereignty and the stability of the country. This one of a kind tshechu is performed against the backdrop of the magnificent Jigme Singye Wangchuck mountain range.

The uniqueness of this festival is that it is performed by the Royal Bhutan Army rather than monks or lay people. Festival dates on 13th December.

Interested Tourist may like to contact Bhutanese Tour Operators for details. There is still a good time to plan to experience the once in a lifetime opportunity.

Bhutanese Tour operators are also encouraged to offer this festival to tourists. Source: Tourism Council of Bhutan