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Trongsa Destination Guide

Explore Trongsa in Bhutan.

Trongsa in the region of Tongsa with it's 2,805 inhabitants is located in Bhutan - some 53 mi (or 85 km) East of Thimphu, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Trongsa in Bhutan

Time in Trongsa is now 06:46 PM (Thursday). 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: Dhaka, Thimphu, Trashi Yangtse, Daga, Samdrup Choling or Lhasa. Since you are here already, consider visiting Tsangka, Trongsa, Tangsebi and Kagha. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Bhutan Gross National Happiness and Sus...

12:32 min ( September 05, 2012 by PEI AsiaPacific)
Views: 2,481 - Rating: 5/5

Bhutan, a small country enshrined in the Himalaya's leads the way in the pursuit of holistic, inclusive and truly environmentally sustainable development. This commitment emanates from the visionary s...

Yangsi: Reincarnation is Just the Beginn...

02:27 min ( August 09, 2012 by crestonefilm)
Views: 5,190 - Rating: 5/5

Jigme Lhundrup is the "Yangsi", the reincarnation of a greatly revered Tibetan Buddhist meditation master. He must train intensively to uphold this legacy from the age of four, when fifteen thousand d...


Elections / Gangtey to Trongsa Wareameye...

02:31 min ( April 26, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW2)
Views: 99 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Wareameye'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 vid...

Best Photos near Trongsa Bhutan - Incl ...

00:57 min ( December 07, 2010 by tripadvisorTRIPWOWf)
Views: 192 - Rating: 0/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com The best pictures of Trongsa taken by travel bloggers at TravelPod.com the web's premier travel blogging platform. Slideshow created at TripWow.com by TripAdvisor. Top Pics of ...


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Interesting facts about this location

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.5, 90.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Bhutan

Trongsa

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 27.5, 90.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Bhutan, Trongsa District

Bhutan

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.

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Located at 27.5, 90.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 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

Chendebji Chorten

Chendebji Chöten, built in the style of the great Bodhanath Chöten of Nepal, was constructed by Tshering Wangchuk son of Yon-Say and the Mahasiddha Zhidag in accordance with the prophecy of the Second Gangteng Tulku Tenzin Lekpai Dhundrup in order to subdue harmful, anti religious demons. It is located 41 km west of Trongsa in Bhutan at 2430 meters in elevation.

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Located at 27.5, 90.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Stupas in Bhutan

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 27.5, 90.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Bhutan, Trongsa District