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Trashigang Destination Guide

Delve into Trashigang in Bhutan!

Trashigang in the region of Tashigang with it's 872 residents is located in Bhutan - some 118 mi (or 189 km) East of Thimphu, the country's capital.

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Current time in Trashigang is now 06:22 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Thimphu" with an UTC offset of 6 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Dhaka, Yalang, Trongsa, Thimphu, Trashi Yangtse or Radi. While being here, make sure to check out Trashigang, Ghunkarah and Kanglung as well. We discovered 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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Prayer during the morning assembly at Ronthung Community Primary School in Eastern Bhutan


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Tshechu Tashigang - Bhutan - December 20...

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Tashigang Tshechu Bhutan

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(GB) Thongdrol during tshechu December 2008 (F) Thongdrol pendant tshechu à Tashigang, Bhoutan, en décembre 2008

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Interesting facts about this location


Trashigang, or Tashigang, is a town in eastern Bhutan and the district capital of the Trashigang Dzongkhag (district). The town lies on the east side of the valley above the Drangme Chhu River just south of where it is joined by the Gamri River. Trashigang is the eastern terminus of the Lateral Road, Bhutan's main highway leading to Phuntsholing in the southwest. The population of Trashigang was 2,383 in according to the 2005 census.

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Located at 27.33, 91.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Bhutan

Yongphulla Airport

Yongphulla Airport (also spelled Yonphula) is a small domestic airport located near Trashigang, a town in the Trashigang District in Bhutan. It is currently one of only four airports in Bhutan.

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Located at 27.33, 91.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Bhutan, Trashigang District

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.

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Located at 27.33, 91.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
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Trashigang District

Trashigang District is Bhutan's easternmost dzongkhag (district).

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Located at 27.33, 91.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Bhutan, Trashigang District