Amankora, Punakha, Bhutan
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 Punakha is reached by a suspension bridge over the Mo Chhu River, just east of the Dochu La Pass and just north of the resplendent Punakha Dzong. This lodge incorporates a beautiful traditional Bhutanese farmhouse and overlooks the orange orchard and rice terraces below.