Amankora Punakha

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Stay in the orchards around a traditional Bhutanese farmhouse at Amankora Punakha, located on the Mo Chhu with lovely hill views

Included in your holiday

  • Lounge passes and meet & greet service in UK airports
  • Transfers to and from your hotel
  • All flight luggage allowances
  • Personal concierge service
  • 24/7 assistance when travelling
  • Full ATOL protection

Full accommodation information

Accessed by crossing a suspension bridge over the Mo Chhu, the lodge is centred by a traditional Bhutanese farmhouse.

This quaint, three-storey structure with its preserved vegetable dye wall paintings is now a reception area with a dining room, traditional Altar Room, a courtyard for al fresco dining and a tea pavilion, with the spa, steam room and yoga and meditation room just beyond.

Eight suites are situated in an orange orchard with views across the rice fields and up the Punakha Valley.

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  • Time zone: GMT+6
  • Flight time: 16-19 hours
  • Recommended airlines: Eithad, Qatar Airways, Bhutan Airlines
  • Currency: Bhutanese Ngultrum
  • Tipping guideline: Not expected
  • Health considerations: There is a risk of altitude illness when travelling to destinations of 2,500m or higher. There is a risk of dengue. There is a low risk of malaria in the southern belt districts of Bhutan along the border with India. There is no risk of malaria in the rest of Bhutan.
  • Capital: Thimphu
  • Population: 792382
  • National languages: Dzongkha, English
  • Electricity and plugs: Type C / D / F, 230V
  • Mobile phone coverage: Good
  • UK passport visa requirements: You need a visa for Bhutan if you have a British passport - apply online

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