Amankora BumthangAddress: ., Bumthang view map
The Amankora resort in Bumthang overlooks established orchards and is nestled near the grounds of one of Bhutan's royal palaces, the Wandichholing Palace and the Choekhor Valley. Amankora Bumthang is located in the site of some of Bhutan's most auspicious monasteries and temples.
Amankora is managed by world famed Singaporean based company Aman Resorts. Aman resorts offer guests an experience that is intimate and discreet while providing the highest level of service. Just over two decades after the realization of its first property, Amanpuri, in 1988, Aman resorts have evolved across 15 countries around the world.
Its value is founded on simple luxury complimented by unique locations, blended with a unique environment resulting in contemporary and finely tuned resorts that offer an enriching, enlightening and rewarding 'lifestyle' experience. The mind of Aman has always been, and continues to be, focused on offering travellers the opportunity to experience a complete journey in outstandingly beautiful countries in a comfort where sincere luxury is determined in the quality and not the quantity.
Main area of focus in Caring for the Destination:
- Sustainable tourism
- Supporting local employment
- Developing local work force by imparting training
- Extensive use of local produce for food thereby support local farmer
- Assisting in a forestation program in surrounding area
- Contributing to government treasury in terms of tax
Detailed description of the Caring for the Destination Initiative:
This is an ongoing process and each trip is undertaken keeping in view the basic fundamentals of sustainability and development.