Experience

One isolated Himalayan Kingdom. Five lodges. A wealth of high-altitude experiences, from mountain treks to holistic healing

Adventures

Guided excursions through 
the valleys of Paro, Thimphu, Punakha, Phobjikha and Bumthang offer insight into the remote kingdom and bring opportunities for contemplation of the vast forests and dramatic inclines that stretch from 7,000-metre peaks to tranquil meadows

 

VISIT ONE OF AMANKORA’S LODGES, OR EXPERIENCE THE FULL SPECTRUM OF BHUTAN’S MAJESTY BY JOURNEYING TO ALL FIVE

Personally crafted itineraries can include lodges in Paro, Thimphu, Punakha, Gangtey, or Bumthang. This circular journey of discovery, your 'kora', is an odyssey into the world’s last Buddhist kingdom

 

EXCEPTIONAL NATURAL BEAUTY AND ANCIENT BUDDHIST ART AND ARCHITECTURE COMBINE ON THE HIKE TO DODEDRAK VILLAGE

Leaving from Amankora Thimphu, the half-day hike to this monastic village takes in the mysterious 12th-century temple and can include lunch with the monks

 

CLUTCHING A CLIFF-FACE 900 METRES FROM THE VALLEY FLOOR, TIGER’S NEST MONASTERY IS ONE OF BHUTAN’S NATIONAL TREASURES

Ascend from Amankora Paro to the centuries-old monastery, where Buddhism is said to have first arrived in Bhutan, a four-hour hike that can be aided by horses or mules

 

HIKE TO THE MAJESTIC KHAMSUM CHORTEN, THE HILLTOP TEMPLE OF GILIGANG AND FINALLY TO PUNAKHA DZONG, A MARVEL OF BHUTANESE ARCHITECTURE

Setting out from Amankora Punakha, this wandering hike among rice paddies and lush forests offers dramatic views of the surrounding temples and landscape

 

TAKING IN THE SHASILA CHORTEN, THE FOUR-HOUR SHASILA HIKE REVEALS THE NATURAL WONDERS OF THE PHOBJIKHA VALLEY

A trail behind Amankora Gangtey rises through Tokha village and upward amid bamboo shoots and an old-growth rhododendron forest to Khelikha

 

AMANKORA BUMTHANG SITS NEXT TO WANGDICHOLING, THE SUMMER PALACE OF THE FIRST TWO KINGS OF BHUTAN

Built in 1857 as the Kingdom’s first palace, the imposing structure now has monks in residence and can be visited throughout the year

Bespoke Experience

Let us create an experience just for you – no request is too great and no detail is too small for our dedicated team. We can assist you before your trip begins or after your arrival