Trongsa
in Trongsa Dzongkhag, Bhutan

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
27.503 and 90.507 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 27° 30' 9" and E 90° 30' 25"
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: 11:54 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Thimphu
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:02 am and 6:55 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Trongsa

Trongsa in Trongsa Dzongkhag with it's 2,805 habitants is a town located in Bhutan about 53 mi (or 85 km) east of Thimphu, the country's capital town.

Time in Trongsa is now 11:54 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Thimphu with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Trongsa. The closest airport in Bhutan is Paro Airport in a distance of 67 mi (or 107 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 63 mi (or 101 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Jakar, Shemgang, Wangdue Phodrang, Tsirang and Punakha. 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: 18°C / 65 °F

Morning Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 47%
Air Pressure 1004.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 21% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 19th of June 2019

20°C (67 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Thursday, 20th of June 2019

19°C (67 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Friday, 21st of June 2019

21°C (70 °F)
10°C (51 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Bhutan - Trongsa Dzong

Published: March 02, 2014
Length: 57:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: schnuffelbaer62


Trongsa, Bhutan

Published: November 16, 2013
Length: 06:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Henk Sebregts

Video with images of Tronsa dzong in the middle of Bhutan separated by high mountain ranges from the west and the east. The nearby town controlled for many centuries all traffic between the...


Tours-TV.com: Trongsa Dzong

Published: November 20, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ToursTV Com

Trongsa Dzong (1648)- an ancestral home of the royal family. Annually (December - January), the principal holiday of the country - Trongsa Festival – takes p...


cotravel Reise Bhutan: Mönche in Eundu Chholing

Published: December 02, 2014
Length: 06:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: cotravel

September/Oktober 2014: Tagblatt Leserreise von cotravel in Bhutan, junge Mönche beim Einüben religiöser Tänze, im Winterpalast des zweiten Königs in Eundu Chholing bei Trongsa.


Gangtey Trek Wareameye's photos around Phobjikha, Bhutan (gangtey guest house bhutan)

Published: December 17, 2010
Length: 25:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Wareameye's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/wareameye/15/1206302340/tpod.html This blog preview was made by TravelPod...


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Published: February 24, 2014
Length: 09:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Aspeta je pense donc je crie

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Bhutan - Das Königreich des Donnerdrachen 1/5

Published: May 09, 2012
Length: 39:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tibet2138

Doku von John-Paul Davidson (Regie); BBC Bristol 1988 (not in IMDb; oder doch?) -- PLAYLIST: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL428753304F52D064 -- "Wichtiger als das Bruttonationalpr...


Bhutan med Kipling Travel

Published: October 08, 2014
Length: 00:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kipling Travel

Bhutan er et lille land i Himalaya og ligger mellem Kina og Indien. På videoen kan du se en gade, en marked og lokalbefolkningen i Bhutan. Rejs med Kipling T...


Custom Travel to Bhutan with Asia Transpacific Journeys

Published: March 13, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Asia Transpacific Journeys

This video of Bhutan is from Asia Transpacific Journeys "Bhutan—Inside the Dragon Kingdom" Small Group Trip. It reveals Bhutan's pristine landscape, wonderful people, sacred traditions, and...


Trip to Bhutan.

Published: June 15, 2012
Length: 45:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Pema Sonam

On your trip to Bhutan if you visit the monastry some times you will see the monk soccer .They play at their break time.It is a opportunity for the photographers tour to Bhutan. If you wanted...


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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.

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.

Located at 27.5, 90.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
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.

Located at 27.5167, 90.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
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.

Located at 27.417, 90.435 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Bhutan, Constitutional monarchies, Landlocked countries, Least Developed Countries, Member states of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation, South Asian countries, States and territories established in 1949, Member states of the United Nations

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.

Located at 27.3333, 90.4167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Bhutan, Trongsa District

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.

Located at 27.4744, 90.3492 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Stupas in Bhutan

Chhume Gewog

Chhume Gewog is a gewog (village block) of Bumthang District, Bhutan.

Located at 27.4944, 90.6667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gewogs of Bhutan, Bumthang District


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Tongsa Dzong, Tongsa, Trongsa, Тонгса