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Bhutan International Marathon

Bhutan International Marathon

Duration: 3 Days    Place: Bumthang

The Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan is a land of high mountains and deep valleys where compassion and wisdom are the benchmark against which all things are measured, and where the King rules by ‘Gross National Happiness’.

Insight into Festival Duration, Dates, and Features

Festival Duration

This popular event is celebrated over a course of three days at the Talo Monastery. The festival dates are mentioned below.

Dates for 2020

Starting Date: 01st March 2020       Ending Date: 03rd April 2020

Festival Destination

To attend the popular festival of Talo Tshechu in Bhutan, you will have to make your way towards the Talo Monastery. Seated high on a mountain ridge, the monastery overlooks the valley of Punakha. It is counted among the top tourist attractions inside the country both for its cultural significance and the spectacular view it provides of the surroundings. Before planning a trip to Bhutan with exciting tour packages, you should know something about the Bhutan visa process. Citizens of India, Bangladesh and Maldives do not require a visa to visit this country. If you happen to be a foreign national though, you do.

Festival Destination

Festival Packages

Duration: 9 Days

Duration: 9 Days

Duration: 9 Days

Duration: 9 Days

Bhutan International Marathon

Annual event organized by Bhutan Olympic Committee

The Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan is a land of high mountains and deep valleys where compassion and wisdom are the benchmark against which all things are measured, and where the King rules by ‘Gross National Happiness’.

On your 26.2-mile (42km) or 13.1 mile (21km) journey through stunning rural countryside and villages, before finishing at the historic Punakha Dzong, you’ll discover the geographical and cultural wonders of a country naturally designed to be a tantalizing destination for adventure and spiritual seekers.

100% of the profits made through this event will support Bhutan’s Youth and Olympic Sports programs. Come for the event, and stay for the travel experience of a lifetime.

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