VisitBhutan.comBhutanese Sign
 
Bhutan Tourism Bhutan Tourism GuideBootan TourismTourism in BhutanMonks in Bhutan
LUXURY HOTELS
PREMIUM HOTELS
DELUXE HOTELS
SUPERIOR HOTELS
HERITAGE LODGES, HOMESTAYS & FARMHOUSES
STANDARD HOTELS

HOTELS IN PARO
Yewong Eco Lodge
Paro Eco Lodge
Hotel Jigmeling
Tashi Namgay Resort
Tiger's Nest Resort
Hotel Olathang
Olathang Cottages
Bhutan Metta Resort & Spa
Tenzinling Resort
Kyichu Resort
Dewachen Resort
Hotel Drukchen
Khangkhu Resort
Janka Resort
Rema Resort
The Village Lodge
Bhutan Mandala Resort
Spirit of Bhutan Resort
Taktsang Boutique Resort and Spa
Gawaling Hotel
Namsay Choeling Resort
Base Camp Hotel

HOTELS IN THIMPHU
Osel Hotel
City Hotel
Hotel Jumolhari
Hotel Migmar
Hotel Drukyul
Namgay Heritage Hotel
Hotel Kisa
Hotel Phuntsho Pelri
Hotel Pedling
Bhutan Suites
Hotel Galingkha
Tara Phendeyling
Lemon Tree Hotel
Hotel Norbuling
Yeedzin Guest House
Jambayang Resort
Namseling Boutique Hotel
Tashi Yoedling Hotel
Hotel Thimphu Towers
Kuenphen Rabten Resort
Kuenden Boutique Hotel
Hotel Bhutan
Thori Resort

HOTELS IN PUNAKHA
Hotel Vara
Hotel Lobesa
Meri Puensum Resort
Damchen Resort
Hotel Zangtho Pelri
Khuru Resort
Drubchhu Resort
Punakha Residency
Hotel Sonamgang

HOTELS IN WANGDUE PHODRANG
Puna Tsangchhu Cottages
Kyichu Resort
Dragon's Nest Resort
Hotel Pema Karpo
Wangdue Eco Lodge

HOTELS IN GANGTEY PHOBJIKHA
Phobjikha Resort
Yue-Loki Guest House
Kichu Resort
Gakiling Lodge
Wangchuk Lodge

HOTELS IN TRONGSA
Yankhil Resort
Puenzhi Guest House

HOTELS IN BUMTHANG (JAKAR)
Wangdicholing Resort
Swiss Guest House
Hotel Jakar View
River Lodge
Hotel Peling
Hotel Ugyenling
Rinchenling Resort & Spa
Chumey Nature Resort
Kaila Guest House
Dekyil Guest House
Phuntsho Guest House
Leki Guest House
Yozerling Lodge
Mipham Guest House
Valley Resort
Kichu Resort
Samyae Resort

HOTELS IN MONGAR
Hotel Wangchuk
Druk Zhongar Hotel
Trogon Villa

HOTELS IN TRASHIGANG
Lingkhar Lodge
Rangjung Woesel Chholing Monastery Guesthouse
Druk Doethjung Resort

HOTELS IN SAMDRUP JONGKHAR
Tashi Gasel Lodge
Druk Mountain Hotel
Menjong Hotel
Hotel Phuentshok Yangkhor

HOTELS IN PHUENTSHOLING
Tashi Namgay Grand
Hotel Druk
Lhaki Hotel
Hotel Wild Orchid
Hotel Ga Me Ga
Park Hotel

HOTELS IN HAA VALLEY
Risum Resort
Jampel Yang Hotel
Haa Heritage Hotel
Hotel Lhayul

HOTELS IN GELEPHU
Hotel Kuku Grand

HOTELS IN LHUNTSE
Phayul Resort

HOTELS IN PANBANG (ROYAL MANAS NATIONAL PARK)
Panbang Eco Lodge

Ogyen Choling Heritage House, Bumthang

The Ogyen Choling manor built in 1898, is a historic, cultural site, with its origin going back to the 14th Century. In 2001, the central tower of the manor was converted to be the first private museum of Bhutan while The Ogyen Choling Heritage House started operation in 2016. The Manor is located in the upper part of the Tang valley in Bumthang district and it is about 37 km from Jakar town.ogyen-choling-heritage Bumthang Bhutan

The Heritage House features 14 guest rooms, placed in 3 buildings:

  • The Nubgothang building in the west gate field which was previously used as a private guest house has 4 rooms.
  • The Hermitage with 2 bedrooms and a common living area was built in 2004.
  • The Shagkor (two storied building enclosing the central tower) has 8 guest rooms. The dining room, the kitchen and a meeting room are also located in the Shagkor.

Conscious efforts have been made to maintain & blend the original ambiance of the rooms with modern facilities, to offer the best possible comfort for the visitors. The rooms are cozy, simply furnished yet adequate. Each room has at least one piece of antic furniture. Some rooms have individual heating facilities with wood burning stoves (bukhari) while others have electric heaters. All the rooms have attached toilets and showers with imported sanitary installations from Switzerland.

The guest house strongly believes in an environmentally conscious use of resources, engagement of the community and maximising guest experience and this is reflected in: 

  • Use of renewable energy: solar water heating, wood burning stoves.
  • insulation of walls, double glazed windowpanes.
  • minimise waste production and responsible waste management: use own produces and products from the locality, no packing and no plastic bottles.

Along with mesmerising stay here, guests have privilege of participating & enjoying some of local activities & experiences such as:

  • Visit of Ogyen Choling Museum & Ogyen Choling temples 
  • Visit village livelihood activities (agriculture, weaving)  
  • Visit meditation  cave of Longchen Rabjam ( 14th century Tibetan Buddhist master, 20 minutes’ walk)  
  • Visit Pelphug and Bumphug temples, both temples built into rocks
  • Visit Thowadrak temple which traces its origin to the 8th century Guru Rinpoche and the 12th century Nun Gelongma Pelmo (4 hours walk)
  • Visit Choejam temple, an old structure, perhaps of the 15th century, recently renovated (30 minutes’ walk)
  • Visit Tag  Rimochen Temple associated with the 8th century master Guru Rinpoche
  • Practice Meditation (favorite places include Ogyen Choling temple, Longchen, cave, chorten to the south of the Ngatshang)
  • Cooking classes, lectures and interactive sessions on various topics viz. culture, gender, and agriculture, story telling, weaving history etc

Contact details:

Ogyen Choling Heritage House
Tang Valley, Ugyencholing
Bumthang, Bhutan
Phone: +975-1725 4498
www.olingheritagehouse.com

Please click on thumbnails below to view large images


Ogyen Choling Heritage House Bumthang Bhutan Ogyen Choling Heritage House Bumthang Bhutan Ogyen Choling Heritage House Bumthang Bhutan Ogyen Choling Heritage House Bumthang Bhutan
Ogyen Choling Heritage House Bumthang Bhutan Ogyen Choling Heritage House Bumthang Bhutan Ogyen Choling Heritage House Bumthang Bhutan Ogyen Choling Heritage House Bumthang Bhutan

(photo credit: Ogyen Choling Heritage House, Bumthang)




Request a Quote for Ogyen Choling Heritage House
(* represents compulsory fields)
Your name: *
Your email: *
Nationality: *
Phone no:
City-village-state:
No of adults:
No of children & age:
Tentative travel date:
Tour you are interested in:
Any special requirement:







Copyright © 1999 - 2021. VisitBhutan.com. All rights reserved. Useful Websites | sitemap