Jakar Dzong

Jakar Dzong or Jakar Yugyal Dzong is the dzong of the in central . It is located on a ridge above town in the Chamkhar valley of Bumthang.

Landmarks in the Area

Bathpalathang Airport is a domestic airport in , . is situated 1½ km north of Jakar Dzong.

Buddhist temple
Tamzhing Lhündrup Monastery in in central is a Nyingma gompa in Bhutan. is situated 4½ km north of Jakar Dzong. Photo: Gerd Eichmann, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Jakar, also officially referred to as Bumthang, is a town in the central-eastern region of . Photo: Jmhullot, CC BY 3.0.

Jakar Dzong

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