Gasa Destination Guide
Explore Gasa in Bhutan.
Gasa in the region of Gasa with it's 548 inhabitants is located in Bhutan - some 31 mi (or 49 km) North of Thimphu, the country's capital city.
Time in Gasa is now 11:45 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Thimphu" with an UTC offset of 6 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Sylhet, Rajshahi, Trongsa, Thimphu, Tamji or Gyangze. Since you are here already, consider visiting and Gasa. We saw some hobby film in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast
|Morning Temperature||13°C / 55 °F|
|Evening Temperature||12°C / 53 °F|
|Night Temperature||12°C / 54 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||12%|
|Air Pressure||859.2 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Heavy intensity rain|
Tuesday, 21st of February 2017Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.
Day: 14°C (57 °F)
Night: 10°C (51 °F)
Wednesday, 22nd of February 2017Clear sky, calm.
Day: 19°C (65 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)
Thursday, 23rd of February 2017Light snow, calm, scattered clouds.
Day: 15°C (59 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)
Tibet Monba Tribe
Introduction clip of Tibetan Monba, a rarely explored ethnic group in China. Only 2 filming crews have visited there so far. The official release of this documentary film is not yet announced
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Interesting facts about this location
Gasa Dzong or Gasa Tashi Tongmön Dzong near Gasa is the administrative center of Gasa Dzongkhag (district) in the northwestern region of Bhutan. The Dzong was built in the 17th century by Tenzin Drukdra the second Druk Desi over the site of a meditation place established by Drubthob Terkungpa in the 13th century. The Dzong was constructed as a bulwark against attacks from the north and named Tashi Tongmön Dzong. Later it was expanded by the fourth Desi, Gyalse Tenzin Rabgye.
Located at 27.9, 89.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Jigme Dorji National Park
The Jigme Dorji National Park, named after the late Jigme Dorji Wangchuk, is the second-largest National Park of Bhutan. It occupies almost the entire Gasa District, as well as the northern areas of Thimphu District, Paro District, Punakha, and Wangdue Phodrang Districts. It was established in 1974 and stretches over an area of 4316 km², thereby spanning all three climate zones of Bhutan, ranging in elevation from 1400 to over 7000 meters.
Located at 27.9, 89.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
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