Bhutan Tour in March

Wangdi Travel Guide

Bhutan Tour in March. March is the beginning of the spring season in Bhutan and spring is the peak season for tourists traveling to Bhutan. Bhutan is a country where natural rivers, ponds, trees, mountains, and even rocks have been revered for centuries as the abode of deities and gods. And many are even considered sacred. Such beliefs have worked wonders and complimented natural conservation efforts. Bhutan is a country where prayer has persuaded gods to give rain and religious chants have cured illness since time immemorial. Such beliefs system have blended in congenially with religion and it has over time,e become a tradition to respect nature’s bounty and revere the natural equilibrium.

Best Places to visit Bhutan in March

Bhutan Tour in March and places to visit.Central and Northern parts of Bhutan are best places to visit in Spring season in Bhutan. Places like Paro, Thimphu, Punakha, and Phobjikha are the best places to visit in Bhutan during Spring. Some of the best sights not to miss in March during the Bhutan Tour.

  • Visit Simply Bhutan Museum in Thimphu.
  • Hike the iconic Tiger Nest Temple.
  • Walk the longest Suspension bridge in Punakha.
  • Hike the beautiful Khamsum Yulley Namgyel Monastery in Punakha.
  • Visit the 13th arts and Craft School and watch the student practice their fine arts.

Things to do in Bhutan in March

Bhutan Tour in March. Trekking and festival are best for the month of March. Don’t forget to visit Tiger Nest temple, Farm House, and nightlife in the Capital. Some of the popular picks for your quick reference.

  • Share happiness by posting letters with stamps made from your best Bhutan Photos.
  • Take a selfie with Mt. Everest, sit on the left while flying into Bhutan from Kathmandu or Delhi, and to the right while flying out to get the best view of the Himalayan Ranges.
  • Discover the tales of the Phallus and get blessed.
  • Be an Olympian-try balancing on a suspension bridge in Punakha.
  • Sing the night out at Mojo Park in Thimphu.
  • Practice your archery skills at the Simply Bhutan museum.

 

Most Popular Bhutan Festival in March

The Festival in Bhutan is a rich and happy expression of its ancient Buddhist culture. This festival is held in all districts of Bhutan to honor Guru Rinpoche, the saint who introduced Buddhism in Bhutan in the 8th century. Witness the most popular Paro festival in March. Join the locals in their finest attires and relish their festival meals. Bhutan Festivals in March 2022:

  • Punakha Drupchen from 9th to 11th March 2022.
  • Punakha Festival from 12th to 14th March 2022.
  • Tharpaling Thongdrel from 18th march 2022 in Bumthang.
  • Zhemgang Festival from 9th to 11th March 2022.
  • Gasa Festival from 9th to 11th March 2022.

Guide to Weather, Climates, Temperature in March

March is the beginning of the spring season in Bhutan and the weather favors the visitor. The sky remains blue most of the time and the temperature may remain below 15 degrees in places like Thimphu Paro and Haa, which is the most visited tourist place in Bhutan. Find the accurate weather and temperature of different parts of Bhutan.

Find the temperature of popular touristic places of Bhutan in March:

Thimphu:  High Temperature 18.2 Degree and lowest at 3.0 Degree

Paro : High at 17.6 Degree and Lowest at 5.7 Degree

Punakha: High at 22.2 Degree and Low at 11.2 Degree

Haa: High at 13.0 degree and Low at 1.5 Degree

Wangdiphodrang: High at 22.7 Degree and Low at 10.8 Degree.

Phuntsholing: High at 29.5 and Low at 18.2 Degree.

Top 7 Bhutan Trekking in March

Trekking in Bhutan begins from March till late June. Bhutan’s rich natural environment makes it a trekker’s paradise. It is a bountiful destination for nature lovers with virgin mountain lakes, imposing glaciers, a rich Himalayan ecosystem that is home to many endangered birds and animals. Find 7 best trekking in Bhutan you can do in March.

Jumolhari Round Camp Trek: Starts from Paro Drugyel Dzong and ends at Drugyel Dzong

Bumthang Owl Trek: Starts in Bumthang Toktu Zampa and Ends at Mesithang Bumthang. Bumthang Owl Trek is one of the easy treks in Bhutan which provides a glimpse of the rich culture and biodiversity of the country. The trail lies in the stunning Choekhor Valley in the district of Bhutan. The area of Choekhor is home to a large number of owls that hoot during the night, hence the unusual name. Find more.

Royal Heritage Trek: Starts at WAngdicholing Palace and ends at Kuenga Rabten Palace Trongsa.

Sinchula Trek: Starts at Pangrizampa and ends at Zomlithang, Punakha.

Nubtsona Pata trek: Starts from Haa and ends at Lu-Kha Haa. Part of the Jigme Khesar Strict Nature Reserve, the only strict nature reserve in the country. Home of the snow leopards. Abode of Ap Chundu.

Dongla Trek: Starts at Tangmachu and ends at Trashi Yangtse. This trek is one of the remotest treks in eastern Bhutan and is hardly visited by tourists.

Druk Path Trek: Starts from Paro and ends at Thimphu or vice versa. This is possibly the most spectacular and popular trekking route in Bhutan. You are likely to spot the rare blue poppy beside other exotic flora. The duration of the trek ranges between 4 and 6 days and it is a moderately difficult one with the maximum altitude reached being 13776ft/4200m.

Jumolhari Base Camp Trek
Jumolhari Trek
nature trail hike in Bhutan
Bumthang Owl Trek

Best tours to do in Bhutan

Apart from the Cultural tour and Festival Tours, there are numerous adventure tours you can do in March month. The most popular tours like Mountain Biking and Cycling tours are one of the adventures you can do. There are numerous opportunities for optional hikes with a bit of climbing thrown in – with one, in particular, that is more than seven hours. Riders should have an adequate level of fitness and stamina and be experienced enough in the art of Mountain biking. Tours are fully supported by a van following riders.

Recommended Hotels in Paro, Thimphu, Punakha and Wangdiphodrang

We handpicked our accommodation for guests as per the recommendation from our past clients. Below hotel mentioned are all top-class hotels in different locations but we also have hotels that are less pricey.The daily tariff only covers accommodation that is 3 star which includes meals based on twin sharing.

Hotel Naktsel Boutique in Paro

Termalinca Luxury Hotel in Thimphu

Located 30 minutes from Paro International Airport, Naksel is a community-developed and eco-friendly luxury retreat where the comforts of man and the presence of nature combined for a peaceful escape in the hills of Bhutan. Read the Reviews.

Hotel Luxury Taj Tashi in Thimphu

Luxury Taj Tashi Hotel in Thimphu

Taj Tashi is a 5 Star grand hotel in the capital. The facilities come with a grand room and world-class meals. The hotel is within walking distance from the main city of Thimphu and near to the popular craft Bazar. Read the Reviews

Uma by Como in Punakha

Tour Bhutan from India

Uma by COMO is an International chain of hotels built best to suit the clients traveling Bhutan. COMO Uma Punakha, our second hotel in Bhutan, is an intimate, luxury lodge located at the far western end of the lush Punakha Valley. Read the Reviews

Gangtey Palace in Wangdi

Luxury Uma by Como Hotel

Luxury 5 star Hotel in Phobjikha owned by local. World class service. The property is ideally located and offers the amazing view of Phobjikha valley. The hotel also offer the Wellness program by locally trained proffessional.

Trashi Namgay Grand in Phuntsholing

6 days visit to bhutan

Hotel Tashi Namgay Grand. Best Hotel in Phuntsholing service wise, Situated in Phuentsholing town of Bhutan, Tashi Namgay Grand is within a 5-minute drive of the famous Richending Gompa. Read the Reviews