Gangtey Lodge, Bhutan
Peacefully nestled among the local farmhouses above the dramatic Gangtey (Phobjikha) Valley, Gangtey Lodge welcomes you to its charming hideaway. This intimate lodge seamlessly blends into the surroundings with open-planned settings and panoramic vistas, boasting 12 elegant suites each with cosy fireplaces and rolltop bathtubs.
With a dedication to nature, cultural preservation and sustainable development, Gangtey Lodge hosts a fantastic selection of authentic local experiences. Relax into a calmer peace of mind with a traditional hot stone bath and ignite the soul with visits to local monasteries and captivating hiking trails. The protected reserve provides a refuge for black necked cranes who flock to the valley in vast numbers each year, an extraordinary wildlife spotting opportunity for nature enthusiasts.
With moments that inspire and give back, the enchanting Gangtey Lodge offers a beautifully unrefined insight into the kingdom of Bhutan.
Distance to Airport:
Paro (165hm - 5 hours)
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Sipping on a glass of champagne whilst gazing out onto the valley from the comfort of your private hot stone bath.
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12 spacious Farmhouse Suites elegantly designed with earthy tones and warm fabrics, each beautifully gazing out onto sweeping views of the valley. With gorgeous rolltop bathtubs and cosy fireplaces, your private oasis is the perfect place to unwind after a day of adventure.
Start the day enriching the spirit with morning prayers and blessing at the Gangteng Monastery. Step outside for rejuvenating hiking trails and mountain biking past the neighbouring farmhouses and beyond. Learn to make cheese with the locals and experience archery, yoga and meditation at the lodge. Bird watching takes new heights with the arrival of the Black-necked Cranes that arrive on mass from Tibet each October and discover more about the Bhutanese culture at the colourful festivals hosted throughout the year.
Gangtey Lodge offers a selection of treatments within your private suite. Unwind with an irresistible Hot Stone Bath House with aromatic herbs to unwind in total privacy among the floating petals and dreamy views washed down with a delicious glass of sparkling wine. River stones are heated by bonfire, then dropped directly into the spring water, releasing the natural minerals and creating a soul-warming experience.
Set in Bhutan’s fourth valley, the high altitudes and wide ‘U’ shaped curve in the Himalayas provides a unique landscape. The Gangtey (Phobjikha) Valley is a protected reserve and benefits from a more remote, natural setting. Monasteries, farmhouses and villages are on the doorstep with plenty of opportunities to connect and learn from the Bhutanese about their inspiring philosophy on life.
Al fresco breakfasts out on the terrace and dinners in a restaurant with floor to ceiling windows, framed by dark wooden beams and large stone fireplaces. The restaurant showcases delicious Bhutanese dishes, as well as modern international fusions. Memorable private dining experiences can be arranged, from secret picnics with 360-degree views away from the world and breakfast in the grounds of the 16th century Gangtey Goenpa.
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Exclusive benefits with Health Travel
• Breakfast daily
• Complimentary Hot Stone Bath for bookings of 3+ nights
• Complimentary Archery and Darts lesson
• Evening meditation sessions
• Experience hoisting the prayer flags
• Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
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