Zhemgang

General Information

Location: Central Bhutan, south of Trongsa

Distance from Trongsa: 100 km (4 hrs 25 mins)

Elevation: 2,000m, 6,400ft

Zhemgang is known for the beautiful bamboo products that has over the years gained popularity and has contributed to the livelihood of the people. The early settlers are the Khyengpas and are professional bamboo craftsmen. What’s more to the unique unexplored land is the rich biodiversity that includes the endangered golden langur, and the rufous-necked hornbill. The place offers an excellent site for birding.