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Gasa

Gasa the northern-most district of the country adjoins the districts of Punakha, Thimphu and Wangdue Phodrang. It has the smallest population in the country with just about 3,000 inhabitants.  The nomads of Gasa live on yaks and harvest Cordycep (fungi of high value, used in oriental medicine).

Major sights

  • Gasa Dzong
  • Gasa Tsachu (Hot Springs)