Amankora has created a series of five lodges, providing a circular pilgrimage through the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan‘s breathtaking central and western valleys. The lodges are all unique and allow you to experience the best Bhutan has to offer whilst not compromising on the level of accommodation. Your personal guide will help you to discover and explore many of Bhutan’s lesser visited monasteries and villages, enriching your experience of the Kingdom.
The journey usually begins and ends at Paro and along your journey you will encounter exceptionally high levels of service, the classic Aman attention to detail and a personalised experience tailored to your preferences. Each lodge comprises of luxuriously spacious suites and dedicated spa areas for unwinding after a day trekking and exploring. The food at each lodge is a fusion of Bhutanese, Asian and Western dishes, accompanied by a remarkable wine list.
Amankora Paro is located 30 minutes from Paro International Airport in a small local village. With views of the surrounding forest of blue pines, peaks of Mount Jhomolhari and the 17th century Drukyel Dzong, the lodge offers and array of spectacular views. The 24 suites combine rustic elements with contemporary design and the living room, with the floor to ceiling glass windows, is an ideal place to relax on the comfortable sofas with one of the many informative books on Bhutan, Buddhism and the Himalayas. The luxurious spa set on two levels includes a steam room, sauna and a glass walled yoga studio.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Bumthang into a greater Bhutan holiday. Take a look at Trekking Through the Land of the Thunder Dragon as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.