Natural dying for textiles: Bhutan has been increasingly gaining recognition in the world for beautiful weaves. We have maintained a high regard for the art of weaving. It is also components of Zorig Chusum or thirteen arts and crafts of Bhutan. Although Bhutan has history of natural dying in olden times there is change in weaver life now. Mechanically processed raw materials are conveniently used now as it is easily available at their disposal. Our company to preserve the old age traditional, used and the natural dye yarn and textile. We demonstrate how the natural dyeing is done with the natural materials and plants with natural process in order to dye the yarn of different colors. In addition we also demonstrate and preparation of locally brew wine naturally and maki of zaw (fried rice) at our private farm house.
Natural dying for textiles tour includes a number of religious rites performed by Buddhist monks and lamas as well as a range of optional elaborate local features such as fertility blessing and masked dances. It can also include western elements such as ring exchange. This Feature Tour also visits significant historical and sacred sites throughout the western valleys of Paro, Thimphu and Punakha.
1- One hour of demonstration of Natural dye, visit to weaving center and Taxtiles
2- Discover some of the most sacred Buddhist monasteries and temples in the Himalaya.
3- Explore cultural attractions including medieval fortresses (Dzongs), markets and museums.
4- Hike up to the famous Taktsang Monastery, perched on a cliff 900m above the valley floor.
5- Marvel at the elaborate and ancient wall paintings and carvings in Dzongs and temples.
6- Traverse beautiful landscapes from lush valleys to dense forests.
7- Incorporate a Value-Added Option such as a cooking lesson or meditation session with a monk.
Day 1: Arrive Paro, Paro – Thimphu
Arrive Paro, Paro – Thimphu
Day 2: Thimphu
Day 3: Thimphu - Punakha
Thimphu - Punakha
Day 4: Punakha – Paro
Punakha – Paro
Day 5: Paro
Day 6: Depart Paro
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