Gangtey Lodge - Phobjika Valley

Gangtey Lodge Bhutan


Gangtey Lodge is an outstanding luxury lodge in the fertile valley of Phobjika. The wide and fertile valley is famous for the Blacknecked Cranes who migrate every year from Tibet to spent the winter months.

The awardwinning Gangtey Lodge has 12 large suites with fantastic views on the Valley.

The location of Gangtey Lodge is perfect: just nearby the Gompa.

Gangtey Lodge

The charming lodge is situated near a small cluster of farmhouses, on walking distance from the famous Gangtey Gompa, one of the architectural marvels of Bhutan.

Each suite boast valley views and has a  free-standing bath tub overlooking the valley. All suites have floorheating and a small fireplace. The interior of the suites is carefully designed with local artefacts and decorations, and breathes the spirit of Bhutan.

The large terrace were breakfast and afternoon tea is served is probably one of the best spots in the valley to sit back and relax.

The dedicated team of Gangtey Lodge offers a wide range of inhouse activities (like archery, meditation sessions, cycling and hiking excursions, private picknicks,...). 

As Gangtey Lodge is closely connected with the local communities, they can offer very special experiences which will truly immerse you in the soul of Bhutan. Attending prayer ceremonies in the local Shedra, a breakfast in the Gompa, a Buddhist meditation class,... 

For those looking for a more active approach several soft and more adventurous hikes in the Valley are possible, as well as gentle mountainbike rides.

After a long day exploring and experiencing, we can recommend to take a traditional hotstone bath or enjoy one of the several massages or treatments from the in-suite Spa Team.


Gangtey Lodge can be easily included in your Bhutan itinerary. We recommend to stay at least 2 nights (3 or 4 is better) to fully experience the unique atmosphere of Gangtey Lodge. As the Lodge has only 12 suites, early bookings are advisable.


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