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Dotanang Destination Guide

Explore Dotanang in Bhutan.

Dotanang in the region of Bhutan (general) is a town in Bhutan - some 8 mi (or 13 km) North of Thimphu, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Dotanang in Bhutan

Current time in Dotanang is now 10:40 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Thimphu" with an UTC offset of 6 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Dhaka, Trongsa, Thimphu, Tashi Chho Dzong, Daga or Tshalunang. Since you are here already, make sure to check out and Dotanang. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

13°C / 56 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 5°C / 40 °F
Evening Temperature 9°C / 47 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 79%
Air Pressure 649.1 hPa
Wind Speed Setting with 0 km/h (0 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 36% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 23rd of May 2018
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 9°C (48 °F)
Night: 6°C (43 °F)
Thursday, 24th of May 2018
Moderate rain, calm, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 16°C (61 °F)
Friday, 25th of May 2018
Heavy intensity rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 16°C (61 °F)


Traditional paper making in Bhutan

03:56 min ( November 14, 2008 by Bob Witlox)
Views: 11,190 - Rating: 4.84615/5

Traditional paper making in Thimphu, Bhutan

Wind Horse Bhutan Tours Treks & travel ...

02:07 min ( November 30, 2008 by ugenwindhorse)
Views: 5,788 - Rating: 4.8/5

Bhutan office of Wind Horse Tours, Treks & Expeditions located in Thimphu Bhutan. A leading outfitter of tours, treks and special interest trips to Bhutan.

Bhutan royal wedding pt 2

00:56 min ( October 13, 2011 by tregxel tenxin)
Views: 26,416 - Rating: 4.33333/5

Thimphu Street and Traffic Video

04:22 min ( March 23, 2007 by ugyend)
Views: 15,881 - Rating: 4.1/5

Thimphu Street and Traffic Video

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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Dotanang during the next days.


Mountain Echoes

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Mountain Echoes Literary Fest 2018

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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Dragons Fury 2018

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Interesting facts about this location

Chagri Monastery

Chagri Dorjeden Monastery also called "Cheri Monastery" is a Buddhist monastery in Bhutan established in 1620, by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal. the founder of the Butanese state. The monastery, which is now a major teaching and retreat center of the Southern Drukpa Kagyu order, is located at the northern end of Thimphu Valley about fifteen kilometers from the capital.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.58, 89.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1620 establishments, Buddhist monasteries in Bhutan, Buddhist temples in Bhutan

Thimphu District

Thimphu District is a dzongkhag (district) of Bhutan. Thimphu is also the capital of Bhutan and the largest city in the whole kingdom.

More reading: Thimphu District homepage
Located at 27.58, 89.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Bhutan, Thimphu District

National Library of Bhutan

The National Library of Bhutan (NLB), Thimphu, Bhutan was established in 1967 for the purpose of "preservation and promotion of the rich cultural and religious heritage" of Bhutan. It is located in the Kawajangtsa area of Thimphu, above the Royal Thimphu Golf Course, near the Bhutan Folk Heritage Museum and The National Institute for Zorig Chusum (Traditional Arts and Crafts).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.58, 89.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:1967 establishments in Bhutan, Bhutanese culture, Libraries established in 1967, Library buildings completed in 1984, National libraries, Thimphu

Changlimithang Stadium

Changlimithang Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Thimphu, Bhutan, which serves as the National Stadium. It is currently used mostly for football and archery matches. The stadium holds 25,000. Changlimithang stadium was also the venue of Bhutan's first open theatrical production, which was A Tale of Two Cities.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.58, 89.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Bhutan, Multi-purpose stadiums, National stadiums


Thimphu, also spelled Thimpu, is the capital and largest city of Bhutan. It is situated in the western central part of Bhutan and the surrounding valley is one of Bhutan's dzongkhags, the Thimphu District. The city became the capital of Bhutan in 1961. As of 2005 it had a population of 79,185, with 98,676 people living in the entire Thimphu district.

More reading: Thimphu homepage
Located at 27.58, 89.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Capitals in Asia, Populated places in Bhutan, Thimphu