Amankora, Bumthang, Bhutan
Combining luxury and peaceful pilgramages in Bhutan, Amankora leads travellers gently through the deep, green valleys of the landlocked Kingdom of Bhutan.
With locations in Paro, Thimphu, Gangtey, Bumthang and Punakha, Amankora's five lodge locations throughout the pristine Himalayan landscapes, combine the luxury and convenience of well-appointed private residences whilst providing unrivaled insight into the unique culture and exquisite surroundings.
Across the five lodges, the signature Amankora suites combine contemporary design with rustic materials, creating a sleek yet convivial atmosphere. Spacious and airy open-plan bedrooms and living rooms have kingsize beds, window seats and traditional wood burners. All ensuite bathrooms, are clad in terrazzo and centre around a large freestanding bathtub.
Amankora Bumthang rests adjacent to the First and Second King’s palace, Wangdichholing, within the town of Jakar in the Choekhor valley, a valley sprinkled with an exotic mix of sloping pine forests, apple orchards, and restful fields. The area is home to over 29 temples and monasteries and is a treasure trove of traditional art.