Changchukha Dzong
in Sarpang Dzongkhag, Bhutan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
27.133 and 90.350 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 27° 7' 59" and E 90° 20' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Ngultrum - BTN
Spoken languages:
Dzongkha
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:17 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Thimphu
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:32 am and 6:31 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
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Delve into Changchukha Dzong

Changchukha Dzong in Sarpang Dzongkhag is a city located in Bhutan about 49 mi (or 79 km) south-east of Thimphu, the country's capital town.

Current time in Changchukha Dzong is now 09:17 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Thimphu with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Changchukha Dzong. The closest airport in Bhutan is Paro Airport in a distance of 60 mi (or 96 km), West. 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 51 mi (or 81 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tsirang, Sarpang, Shemgang, Trongsa and Daga. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 68 °F

Morning Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 53%
Air Pressure 1009.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 47% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

17°C (63 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

21°C (69 °F)
9°C (49 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

19°C (66 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

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.

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.

Located at 27.2833, 90.3833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Bhutan

Jigme Singye Wangchuck National Park

Jigme Singye Wangchuck National Park (formerly Black Mountains National Park) covers an area of 1,730 square kilometres in central Bhutan. The Park occupies most of Trongsa District, as well as parts of Sarpang, Tsirang, Wangdue Phodrang, and Zhemgang Districts. Jigme Singye abuts Royal Manas National Park to the southeast. The Park is bound to the east by the Mangde Chhu and reaches the Wong Chu (Raidāk) basin to the west.

Located at 27.2089, 90.3969 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
National parks of Bhutan, Sarpang District, Tsirang District, Trongsa District, Wangdue Phodrang District, Zhemgang District


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Chanchukha Dzong, Changchukha Dzong