Trashigang Dzong, Trashigang

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  • The Dzong The Fortress of the Auspicious Hill commonly known as Trashigang Dzong located in extreme east of Bhutan over Drangmeychu river. It dates back to 17 century and perhaps the most strategicall...  more »
  • The dzong is still being rebuilt after the last earthquake, expected completion around end of this year, we were told. Interesting to see how it is built, but not really interesting as a dzong.  more »
  • This worth a visit of this main sight of the town of Trashigang, though the Dzong during an earthquake (2015?) partially destroyed and still continued the reconstruction at the time of our visit. Remained but very much worth seeing, and in contrast to the much better-known dzongs in the West and centre of the country you can do it here, more or less to have the building as a single tourist
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  • Tadhigang dzong is an administrative dzong under Lhasa monastery or Dalai Lama . The dzong has monastery constructed in 1659 by the Abbott of the dzong. It is situated in drangme river valley and gamri Chu ( small river). The tashigang dzong is located on a picturesque ledge over 3 steep cliffs offering natural protection to the fortress. At an altitude of approximately 6000 ' above sea level it offers pleasant weather through out the year. The Indian soldiers used this access during their withdraw al from zimithang during sino Indian war of 1962.
  • Trashigang Dzong is one of the most strategically placed Dzong in Bhutan.
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