Drugyel Dzong
in Paro Dzongkhag, Bhutan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
27.500 and 89.333 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 27° 30' 0" and E 89° 19' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Ngultrum - BTN
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:10 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Thimphu
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:08 am and 7:01 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
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Current travel safety evaluation for Bhutan in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Bhutan.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Bhutan. Last Update: 2024-06-23 08:18:19

Discover Drugyel Dzong

Drugyel Dzong in Paro Dzongkhag is a city in Bhutan about 19 mi (or 31 km) west of Thimphu, the country's capital city.

Local time in Drugyel Dzong is now 06:10 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Thimphu with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Drugyel Dzong. The closest airport in Bhutan is Paro Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Manas Wildlife Sanctuary in India at a distance of 117 mi (or 189 km). Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Paro, Ha, Pagri, Thimphu and Lungtenzampa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 71 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 65%
Air Pressure 1004 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 25th of June 2024

15°C (59 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 26th of June 2024

18°C (64 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 27th of June 2024

18°C (64 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

COMO Uma Paro Bhutan

6,9 mi
00000 Paro

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Videos from this area

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Paro Dzong - Paro, Bhutan

Published: December 07, 2011
Length: 23:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa

http://tripwow.tripadvisor.com/tripwow/ta-00a0-8202-4767?ytv2=1 - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor™ company) Paro Dzong The current structure of this impressive...

journey to the tigers nest in the land of the thunder dragon #bhutan

Published: October 06, 2017
Length: 04:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: the_ls_ rider

journey to the tigers nest in the land of the thunder dragon #bhutan follow me on instagram #the_ls_rider #tigersnest #paro #bhutandiaries.

Hiking to Tiger Nest 16/4/2018

Published: April 20, 2018
Length: 50:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Iftikar Rasul

Trip from Guwahati to Bhutan.

Tigers Nest Trek

Published: April 01, 2018
Length: 22:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: True Oldmonk

A bike trip to Bhutan and a very exciting climb to the top of the stunning Tiger's Nest.


Published: August 15, 2018
Length: 10:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Alemarigalu

It was an amazing day , trek was awesome , it is not that easy but we got to see waterfall and some amazing views from the top.Monastery is simply amazing.

Bhutan Yoga Retreat 2018- Trek up to Tiger’s Nest Monastery

Published: September 11, 2018
Length: 53:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: spaceandlightyoga

Bhutan Yoga Retreat 2018. Trek up to Tiger's Nest Monastery in Paro (Paro Taktsang)

‘A Quest To Druk Yul’ Motorcycle Ride To Bhutan- Update Tiger's Nest

Published: October 21, 2018
Length: 33:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: The Bikers Diary

Live Update from Tigers Nest.

Paro Tour // Tiger Nest/Takstang (Bhutan) // বনৰীয়া BONORIYA // Abhayapuri College // 24-10-2018

Published: November 17, 2018
Length: 41:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: বনৰীয়া BONORIYA

Paro (Bhutan) * Admin: Ratna Prabhakar Rabha * Video/Editor: Ratna Prabhakar Rabha * Tracking Tiger Nest/Takstang * On the date of 24-10-2018 * Botany ...

It is the very beautiful scenery of Paro Bhutan of Tiger's nest (Paro Taktsang)

Published: November 04, 2018
Length: 25:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5


Good Morning Paro with this view of Drukgyel Dzong on Time-Lapse mode.

Published: June 21, 2018
Length: 35:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: rahul gaikwad

Captured Drukgyel Dzong, Paro, Bhutan on Time-Lapse mode. Hotel - Hotel Basecamp, Paro. Instagram link: ...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Paro District

Paro District is the name of a district, valley, river and town (population 20,000) in Bhutan. It is one of the most historic valleys in Bhutan. Both trade goods and invading Tibetans came over the pass at the head of the valley, giving Paro the closest cultural connection with Tibet of any Bhutanese district. The dominant language in Paro is Dzongkha, the national language.

Located at 27.5, 89.3333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Bhutan, Paro District

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