Asia Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Asia activity »
  1. 1 사설토토 /「‰」【ZVZ78.COM】「‰」\raz 스포츠배팅사이트
  2. 2 Bali - What to do?
  3. 3 Trip Report free walking tours in hanoi
  4. 4 Road Scholar tour in China
  5. 5 Seeking Help With My Sri Lanka And South India Itinerary: Rough Draft #1
  6. 6 China in July
  7. 7 Seim Reap: hotels?
  8. 8 Trip Report How to choose a hotel in Luang Prabang
  9. 9 Where to go for 3 days in SEA after business meeting in Singapore?
  10. 10 Trip Report On the road again - to Incredible India.
  11. 11 Trip Report Problems turned opportunities-Myanmar
  12. 12 Recommended novel for those visiting (or who have visited ) Cambodia
  13. 13 Month in Cambodia and Laos - January 2017
  14. 14 Is Halong Bay too touristy or still worth the visit?
  15. 15 Where to stay in Tokyo
  16. 16 Tuk-tuk, songthew or taxi?
  17. 17 Internship in Beijing - 4 weeks Where to stay?
  18. 18 Being customs
  19. 19 Itinerary feedback please :)
  20. 20 ?driver/guide recommendation in Chiang Rai/Chiang Mai
  21. 21 Itinerary help - 10 days Japan
  22. 22 Tips in Myanmar
  23. 23 Elephant Hills or Elephant Haven in Thailand?
  24. 24 Thailand Itinerary with kids--advice needed
  25. 25 Favorite Andaman coast beach hotels with kids?
View next 25 » Back to the top

Amankora in Bhutan?

Jump to last reply

Does anyone have experience with the Amankora lodges in Bhutan? They have a series of lodges in different areas of Bhutan and they offer tours including the various lodges. I am trying to figure out whether those are the areas that I am most likely to want to see and whether the premium that Aman charges is worth it. I would like to do some trekking, but I am mostly interested in photography of scenery and people.

For ease of reference, here is the description from their website of the five lodges:

Most journeys start at Amankora Paro or Amankora Thimphu. The lodge in Paro is nestled among glistening conifers in a 24-suite pine forest retreat. Amankora Thimphu, raised up in a blue-pine forest of the Motithang area, sits close to the capital’s intriguing sights and traditional shops.

Amankora Punakha is set in sparkling verdancy east of the Dochu La Pass and just north of the resplendent Punakha Dzong.

Amankora Gangtey, set in the remote wilderness of the Phobjikha valley, proffers magical views across the bird-strewn gorge and to the empowering Gangtey Goemba, a 16th century monastery.

Amankora Bumthang rests adjacent to First and Second King’s palace, Wangdichholing, within the town of Jakar in the Choekhor valley, a valley sprinkled with an exotic mix of sloping pine forests, apple orchards, and restful fields of farm produce.

3 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement