The art of weaving is an integral part of Bhutanese society. Today, every Bhutanese home is equipped with a loom for weaving. Since time immemorial, Bhutanese women have adopted weaving as a respectable profession for eking out their livelihood. Young girls begin learning the art of weaving from their mothers at an early age and attain proficiency before they reach the age of twenty. Considering the societal and religious values associated with weaving in Bhutan, Bhutanese textiles have received wide accolade and recognition for its unique quality across the world. To help you see and appreciate the beauty of Bhutanese textiles, Bhutan Journeys, offers this very unique tour centered exclusively on the intricacies of weaving in small villages. In the course of your visit, you will have the opportunity to interact and meet various segments of people involved in weaving and eventually learn the advancement of this industry in Bhutan. In order to help you see the manifestation of these textiles, we will take you to at least one festival where men and womenfolk attend in their best outfits embedded with intricate Bhutanese patterns.