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Amankora Bumthang

Bumthang, Bhutan

Experiences – Family Vacations, Mountain & Wilderness Retreats, Romantic Escapes

Getaway Experiences
  • Journey through Tang Valley - a seldom-visited area of temples and monasteries that are truly off the beaten track. Enjoy Lunch made from local produce at a nearby farmhouse.
  • Shugdrak hike and lunch - Shugdrak is one of four holy cliffs in Bhutan and a perfect spot for a picnic lunch and stunning mountain scenery 
  • Tour to the Red Panda brewery.
  • Enjoy archery with the staff and other guests.
  • Butter lamp offering - Take part in the lighting of 108 butter lamps to represent the dispelling of the darkness of ignorance  
  • The gift of a name - Visit the monastic school of Sey Lhakhang, where a lama will perform a name-giving ceremony for you based on your birthday, year and exact time of birth. 
  • One of the most luxurious hotels in the remote Bumthang Valley, the spiritual heartland of Bhutan
  • Steeped in folklore and history, Bumthang offers the most authentic visitor experience in Bhutan
  • Explore the Buddha Dordenma, one of the world’s tallest Buddha statues.
  • Attend evening prayers and join young acolytes of Sey Lhakhang at prayer.
  • Overview
  • Rooms
  • Services & Amenities
  • Tariffs & Packages
exterior lodge view

Bumthang literally translated means "beautiful field” and is the spiritual hub of the country. Home to 29 temples and monasteries, it plays host to the beautiful Amankora Bumthang located in the stunning Bumthang Valley and adjacent to the Wandichholing Palace. The Lodge features 16 luxurious suites with a contemporary flavor in four separate blocks, each containing two suites on the ground floor and two on the upper floor. Other facilities at the lodge include a beautiful Spa with 3 treatment rooms and a steam room as well as a Library. The restaurant serves Western and Bhutanese cuisines in a perfect alfresco setting along with interior dining space with a cozy fireplace. 


The nearest airport is Bathpalathang Airport which is a domestic airport and has flight connections to Paro. Bumthang is located 205 kms from Punakha.


The 16-Suite Amankora Bumthang features minimalistic design with clean lines and a muted palette. Amenities include king-size beds, traditional wood-burning stoves and banquette window-seats, while bathrooms feature terrazzo-clad bathtubs, twin vanities, a separate shower and toilet. Each suite is centered around a traditional bukhari wood-burning stove and views of the courtyard and palace.

  • Suites

    The lodge comprises of 16 suites in four separate buildings, two suites on the ground floor and two on the upper floor. The Suites are crafted from natural materials and include details that complement and reference Bhutanese culture. Suites enjoy a combined lounge and bedroom with a traditional Bukhari (wood-burning stove). A spacious bathroom is dominated by a large terrazzo-clad bath.

Services & Amenities

  • 16 suites
  • Lounge & Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Library
  • Spa
  • Steam room
  • Wi fi

Tariffs & Packages

Estimated Average Price: From USD 1900 per room per night including all meals, in house beverages including house wines & spirts, laundry service.

Terms & Conditions:
  • The estimated average price listed is for the base category room and is only indicative and may /may not include taxes. Please speak to or mail our luxury travel consultants with your dates of travel or fill out our enquiry form and we will revert with the best currently available price / offer for the chosen room category
  • The exclusive and/or special offers, if listed, are subject to availability and can be withdrawn without prior notice. Proof of eligibility maybe required to avail of some types of special offers (eg: honeymoon offers)
  • The booking, payment and cancellation policies of the hotel/s will apply and our luxury travel consultants will advice you of the same at the time of reservation
  • Check in time for most hotels worldwide is 1400 hrs and check out time is 1200 hrs. Early check in will be on request and is subject to availability
  • We do not levy any booking fees or service charges