in Paro Dzongkhag, Bhutan
- Manas Wildlife Sanctuary (Unesco heritage, 109 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 27.386 and 89.427 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 27° 23' 10" and E 89° 25' 38"
- 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: 06:47 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Asia/Thimphu
- UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:37 am and 5:07 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Robinson Crusoe
- This place on Geonames.org
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: 2023-12-04 08:25:54
Delve into Paro Populated2
Paro Populated2 in Paro Dzongkhag is a city located in Bhutan about 14 mi (or 23 km) south-west of Thimphu, the country's capital town.
Current time in Paro Populated2 is now 06:47 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Thimphu with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Paro Populated2. The closest airport in Bhutan is Paro Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), North. 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 109 mi (or 175 km). In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Paro, Ha, Thimphu, Lungtenzampa and Tsimasham. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 14°C / 58 °F
|Morning Temperature||3°C / 38 °F|
|Evening Temperature||7°C / 44 °F|
|Night Temperature||4°C / 40 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1017 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 53% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Tuesday, 5th of December 2023
14°C (57 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Wednesday, 6th of December 2023
14°C (57 °F)
7°C (44 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Thursday, 7th of December 2023
15°C (59 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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Drukair take-off from Paro
Blogged: http://andreakw.blogspot.com/2009/11/bhutan-getting-to-paro.html Filmed from the look-out point to the west (I think?) of the airport. That is not me talking in the background but...
Paro Bhutan Take off
Cockpit video taken aboard a DrukAir Airbus 319 on a flight from Paro, Bhutan to Katmandu, Nepal.
Trip to Bhutan Day 1
Bangkok - Kolkata India - Paro Bhutan, airport, National Museum, Paro Fortress, With our Guides in Bhutan Mr.Tandin & Mr.Nado.
Near crash at Paro, the world's most dangerous airport
Paro is one of the most dangerous airports in the world. The pilot had to turn the plane hard to avoid crashing into the mountains. Very scary indeed.
Tiger's Nest Monastery (Paro Taktsang)
Tiger's Nest Monastery (Paro Taktsang) - http://www.littlebhutan.com Taktsang is one of the most important Buddhist monasteries in Bhutan. It is situated on a vertical cliff at 3000m north...
Landings at Paro, Buthan
Landing attempts in FS2004 with CaptainSim707 and iFly 736 at Paro, Buthan.
One of the World's Most Challenging Airports - Paro, Bhutan
Paro, the only International Airport in the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan, is one of the World's Most Challenging, because of it being located deep in a valley 7332 feet (2235 m) above mean...
Drukair A319 Approaching PARO airport RWY33, Bhutan VQPR
In cross wind condition. It's difficult for me !!
Landing in Paro (Bhutan) from Bangkok
Italian writer Mario Biondi shows a few minutes (the landing) of his flight Bangkok - Paro (Bhutan) on October 17.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
National Museum of Bhutan
National Museum of Bhutan is a cultural museum in the town of Paro in western Bhutan. Established in 1968, in the renovated ancient Ta-dzong building, above Rinpung Dzong under the command of His Majesty, the King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck, the third hereditary Monarch of Bhutan. The necessary infrastructure was created to house some of the finest specimens of Bhutanese art, including masterpieces of bronze statues and paintings.