Punakha

Punakha is the administrative centre of , one of the 20 districts of . Punakha was the capital of Bhutan and the seat of government until 1955, when the capital was moved to .
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Localities in the Area

is a city in Punakha district located a few kilometers from Punakha.

Hamlet
is a town in in . is situated 6 km south of Punakha.

Punakha

Latitude
27.5839° or 27° 35' 2.2" north
Longitude
89.8554° or 89° 51' 19.5" east
Open Location Code
7MVFHVM4+H5
Population
21,500
Elevation
1,293 metres (4,242 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 424947269
Geo­Names ID
1252479
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: بونخا
  • Armenian: Պունակխա
  • Belarusian: Пунакха
  • Bengali: পুনাখা
  • Catalan: Punaka
  • Catalan: Punakha
  • Cebuano: Punākha
  • Chechen: Пунакха
  • Chinese: Pǔ nà kǎ
  • Chinese: 普那卡
  • Czech: Punákha
  • Danish: Punakha
  • Dutch: Dzongkhag Punakha
  • Dutch: Punakha
  • Dzongkha: སྤུ་ན་ཁ་
  • Esperanto: Punaĥo
  • Estonian: Punakha
  • Finnish: Punakha
  • French: Punakha
  • Georgian: პუნაქა
  • German: Punakha
  • Greek: Πουνάκα
  • Greek: Πουνάχα
  • Hebrew: פונקה
  • Hindi: पुनाखा
  • Italian: Punaka
  • Italian: Punakha
  • Italian: Punhaka
  • Japanese: プナカ
  • Korean: 푸나카
  • Lithuanian: Punaka
  • Persian: پوناخا
  • Polish: Punakha
  • Polish: Punakʽa
  • Portuguese: Punakha
  • Russian: Пунакха
  • Serbian: Пунака
  • Slovak: Punakha
  • Slovenian: Punakha
  • Spanish: Distrito de Punakha
  • Spanish: Punaja
  • Spanish: Punakha
  • Swedish: Khuru
  • Swedish: Punakha
  • Tatar: Пунакха
  • Thai: พูนาคา
  • Thai: มณฑลพูนาคา
  • Ukrainian: Пунакха
  • Punāka
  • Punākla

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