In a country so private and proud, Amanresorts has developed the unique Amankora, 5 luxury all-suite properties scattered across lush valleys of the Kingdom.These lodges remain true to their historical, geographical and cultural heritage, from the design of the suites through to the impeccable service. Amankora Paro is a forest retreat with captivating views, Amankora Thimphu lies close to the capital, Thimphu, and Amankora Bumthang nestles within a verdant valley. Amankora Punakha is set around a traditional Bhutanese farmhouse, while a wildlife reserve is home to Amankora Gangtey.Amankora lodges are located in Paro, Punakha, Gangtey, Thimphu and Bumthang.
Located in a forested valley with dramatic views of towering, snow-capped peaks, Amankora Paro is the largest of the five Amankora lodges, boasting 24 suites with a distinctive mix of luxurious comforts and wood-panelled interiors. Take in the views of Mount Jomolhari from the outdoor veranda, dine on Asian and International cuisine and experience signature treatments in the spa.
Accessed via a miniature suspension bridge with fluttering prayer flags, Amankora Punakha is built around a traditional Bhutanese farmhouse housing 8 suites with views across the rice fields and the valley. Dine on Western and Bhutanese cuisine in the farmhouse, take a picnic by the river and explore Punakha valley, including one of Bhutan’s most impressive monastery fortresses.
Positioned on a wooded knoll close to the valley floor, Amankora Gangtey is reached by a winding track through the forest. Guests can enjoy the privacy of their suite or gather in the living room with cosy chairs and floor-to-ceiling windows that showcase sweeping views of the valley landscape. Immerse in the area by taking excursions to Gangtey Village and Gangtey Goemba.
A quiet retreat from the gentle bustle of the Kingdom’s capital, Amankora Thimphu is home to white washed stone buildings that boast 16 exclusive suites. Taste Thai cuisine on the outdoor dining deck with views of the nearby stream and surrounding forest, unwind in the spa or beside the roaring open fire and go trekking or fishing – subject to permit approval.