Bhutan: Matsutake Mushroom Festival

Bhutan: Matsutake Mushroom Festival

Head to the festival to learn everything about the most expensive mushroom in the world


June 04 , 2016
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The Matsutake Mushroom Festival is set for the fourth week of August in the picturesque forests of the Ura valley in Bhutan. The fabled wild fungi, Matsutake is highly sought after due to its spicy-aromatic odour. Head to the festival to learn more about these mushrooms and identify and harvest them through excursions around the forests and hills. Enjoy a day sampling the delicious dishes while singing and dancing alongside the locals.


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