Welcome to Banyan Tree Ringha

Dear Guests,

Tashi Delek. An auspicious greeting of well-wishes and everlasting bliss! Welcome to Banyan Tree Ringha, an intimate and secluded hideaway in Shangri-La, a remote paradise hidden in a Tibetan valley. Perched 3,300 metres above sea level and surrounded by snow capped mountains, Banyan Tree Ringha sits nestled within this fabled valley, offering awe-inspiring views and experiences within a tranquil retreat.

Step into a range of lodges and suites in the style of authentic Tibetan farmhouses. Enjoy specially prepared cuisines at The Llamo, our all day dining restaurant. Relax in the welcoming ambience at The Lobby or Library, before you set off on our carefully selected treks that will bring out the adventure spirit in you. After an exciting day out, round up the evening and savour a Tibetan Hot Pot dinner at The Changsa, our Tibetan Restaurant & Bar and pamper yourself after at our award winning Banyan Tree Spa with rejuvenating body massage treatments.

My team and I look forward to welcoming you as our guest at our Banyan Tree Ringha resort.


Mr. Mario Piazza, Director of Hotel Operations, Banyan Tree Ringha.



Mario Piazza is a seasoned hotelier with over 25 years of hospitality industry experience starting from Sydney Australia, throughout Asia, spending the last fourteen years employed by five-star hotels and resorts. Having a rich multi-cultural career background, his assignments included Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand and many more countries. He adapts well to new cultures and provides the best-of-class hospitality services to thousands of prestigious and global guests that demand first-class experiences. 

Mario offers the right support to each of the projects his always assigned too and also plays a major role on the recreational side of things, being the companies consultant and taking on senior management roles in both corporate and leisure hotels for Banyan Tree, including pre-opening roles since joining the group in 2005. He has been a main focal point in today’s Resort operations. He also believes that operation management within the workplace and staff motivation is the most important aspects in making resort move forward in achieving there goals, creating the right work culture within his teams and being the mentor ambassador of our brand.   

Now, he undertakes the role as Hotel Operations Director in Banyan Tree Ringha Tibet, and carries out the execution of business strategy, in order to ensure the Business Excellence framework, in order to achieve property goals set by our Strategic Business Units. Also, he assists to conduct frequent and thorough inspections of the hotel operations to ensure service excellence is consistently maintained, delivering the right guest excellence to all his guest.