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Samdrup Choling in the region of Tongsa is a town in Bhutan - some 53 mi (or 85 km) East of Thimphu, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Samdrup Choling is now 06:38 AM (Sunday). 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, Tsangka, Trongsa, Thimphu, Trashi Yangtse or Lhasa. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Tangsebi, Samdrup Choling, Lamti and Changra. 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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Trongsa dzong Bhutan

02:16 min ( November 14, 2008 by Bob Witlox)
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Trongsa dzong, Bhutan

Dancing buddhist monks in Trongsa Dzong ...

01:09 min ( January 12, 2012 by anetrak0504)
Views: 238 - Rating: 5/5

While visiting Dzong in Trongsa I had a chance to see young monks preparing their performace for next festival. I wish I could come back and see it with all the masks and music

Prime Minister of Bhutan Jigme Y Thinle...

02:48 min ( February 17, 2010 by GPIyouth2009)
Views: 8,393 - Rating: 4.76471/5

This clip is from a complete interview with Prime Minister of Bhutan Jigme Y. Thinley that was arranged by GPI Atlantic and that will eventually be posted in full at, a site ...

Bhutan - Land of the Thunder Dragon

04:26 min ( November 15, 2009 by CheesemansEcology)
Views: 594 - Rating: 4/5

Bhutan has a rich culture of traditions that intrigue the traveler. The people are welcoming and willing to share their wonderful nature and landscapes with you.

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Interesting facts about this location


Bhutan, officially the Kingdom of Bhutan, is a landlocked state in South Asia located at the eastern end of the Himalayas. It is bordered to the north by China and to the south, east and west by the Republic of India. Further west, it is separated from Nepal by the Indian state of Sikkim, while further south it is separated from Bangladesh by the Indian states of Assam and West Bengal. Bhutan's capital and largest city is Thimphu.

More reading: Bhutan homepage
Located at 27.4, 90.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Bhutan, Constitutional monarchies, Landlocked countries, Least Developed Countries, Member states of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation, Member states of the United Nations, South Asian countries, States and territories established in 1949

Trongsa District

Trongsa District is one of the districts of Bhutan. It is the most central district of Bhutan and the geographic centre of Bhutan is located within it at Trongsa Dzong.

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Located at 27.4, 90.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Bhutan, Trongsa District

Geography of Bhutan

The Kingdom of Bhutan is a sovereign nation, located towards the eastern extreme of the Himalayas mountain range. It is fairly evenly sandwiched between the sovereign territory of two nations: first, the People's Republic of China on the north and northwest. There are approximately 470 kilometres of border with that nation's Tibet Autonomous Region.

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Located at 27.4, 90.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
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Trongsa, previously Tongsa, is a town and capital of Trongsa District in central Bhutan. The name means "new village" in Dzongkha. The first temple was built in 1543 by the Drukpa Kagyu lama, Ngagi Wangchuk, who was the great-grandfather of Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyel, the person who unified Bhutan.

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Located at 27.4, 90.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Bhutan, Trongsa District

Black Mountains (Bhutan)

The Black Mountains is a mountain range located in Bhutan. The current Jigme Singye Wangchuck National Park was previously the Black Mountains park. Elevations run up to 15145 ft or 4617 meters.

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Located at 27.4, 90.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Mountains of Bhutan