Travelers are voting Trashigang Dzong and Jakar Dzong as the best forts in Bumthang. There are 2 forts in Shemgang a city just 32 km from Bumthang and 2 forts in Gelephu which is 50 km distant. The most popular of these are Trashigang Dzong in Shemgang and Jakar Dzong in Gelephu. You can find 5 Fort in the country of Bhutan and Jakar Dzong is our members favorite Fort in all of Bhutan. Want more? Check out our map of forts in Bumthang.