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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.

Map of the area of Trashigang in Bhutan

Current time in Trashigang is now 10:57 PM (Tuesday). 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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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

27°C / 80 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 91%
Air Pressure 1015.5 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 32% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 24th of May 2017
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Thursday, 25th of May 2017
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Friday, 26th of May 2017
Heavy intensity rain, calm, few clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 17°C (63 °F)

Videos

Crikey - I've met the king of Bhutan Car...

01:07 min ( April 27, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW2)
Views: 269 - Rating: 5/5

Preview of Carole91's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these vide...

Morningprayer

02:01 min ( October 10, 2009 by USBBenson)
Views: 499 - Rating: 5/5

Prayer during the morning assembly at Ronthung Community Primary School in Eastern Bhutan


Tsechu

04:06 min ( February 17, 2009 by Jim Moore)
Views: 249 - Rating: 5/5

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Tashigang Tshechu Bhutan

03:41 min ( April 04, 2009 by dmjcosnard)
Views: 250 - Rating: 0/5

(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

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.33, 91.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:2009 earthquakes, 2009 in Bhutan, Earthquakes in Bhutan

Trashigang District

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

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

Quote of the moment

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