Tongla Kenga Destination Guide
Discover Tongla Kenga in Bhutan!
Tongla Kenga in the region of Bhutan (general) is a town located in Bhutan - some 99 mi (or 160 km) East of Thimphu, the country's capital.
Local time in Tongla Kenga is now 03:05 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Thimphu" with an UTC offset of 6 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Dhaka, Trongsa, Thimphu, Thebong, Trashi Yangtse or Lhasa. When in this area, you might want to check out Tongla Kenga, Kengkhar and Gyepozhing as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
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Interesting facts about this location
Mongar District is one of the 20 dzongkhags (districts) comprising Bhutan. Mongar is the fastest-developing dzongkhag in eastern Bhutan. A regional hospital has been constructed and the region is bustling with many economic activities. Mongar is noted for its lemon grass, a plant that can be used to produce an essential oil. It also has a hydro power plant on the Kuri Chhu river.
Located at 27.13, 91.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
The Kuri Chhu, also known as the Lhobrak, is a major river of eastern Bhutan, that has formed a scenic valley with high peaks and steep hills. Kuri Chhu is a tributary of the Manas River system, which is the largest river of Bhutan and a major tributary of the Brahmaputra River that drains most of eastern Bhutan.
Located at 27.13, 91.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Pemagatshel District is one of the 20 dzongkhags (districts) constituting Bhutan.
Located at 27.13, 91.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Lingmethang is a settlement in the eastern Bhutan. It is located in Mongar District, to the west of Mongar and close to the village of Gyalpozhing. It is green and very beautiful valley.
Located at 27.13, 91.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
2009 Bhutan earthquake
The 2009 Bhutan earthquake was a 6.1 magnitude earthquake that occurred at 14:53 local time, 08:53 UTC, on September 21, 2009 in the eastern region of Bhutan. The epicenter was situated at 180 kilometres east of the capital Thimphu, in Mongar District. However, Bangladesh and India also felt it, with buildings in Guwahati, Assam, cracking up. The tremors were felt as far as Tibet. At least eleven people are reported to have been killed—seven in Bhutan, four in India.
Located at 27.13, 91.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 19 mi away.
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