18-Day-Laya-Gasa-Trek

Laya Gasa Trek 18 Day

Bhutan Itinerary 6 Days 14.8 / 5.0
Laya Gasa Trek Difficulty: ( Fairly Difficult )

Laya Gasa Trek Highlights:

  • Day 1: Arrive Paro 2280 meters.
  • Day 2: Excursion to Taktsang Monastery – Shana
  • Day 3: Shana – Thangthangka (Start of Laya Gasa Trek)
  • Day 4: Thangthangka – Jangothang.
  • Day 5: Jangothang.
  • Day 6: Jangothang – Lingshi
  • Day 7: Lingshi – Chebisa
  • Day 8: Chebisa – Shomuthang
  • Day 9: Shomuthang – Robluthang
  • Day 10: Robluthang – Lemithang
  • Day 11: Lemithang – Laya
  • Day 12: Laya (Halt)
  • Day 13: Laya – Koena
  • Day 14: Koena – Gasa Tsachu (End of Laya Gasa Trek)
  • Day 15: Gasa Tsachu – Punakha (47 km)
  • Day 16: Punakha –Thimphu (72 Km)
  • Day 17: Thimphu sightseeing
  • Day 18: Depart from Paro

A 18 days Laya Gasa trekking plan through the mesmerizing northern part of Bhutan via the Laya Gasa Trek. This is the best if you’re a walker; explore the finest things in Bhutan.

Season: This trek is generally open from April to June and mid- September to mid-November. However, April is the best trekking month for the Laya region.

This route offers a great variety of trekking conditions, from picturesque farmland and forests to alpine pastureland and high mountain passes (16,100 ft). Spectacular campsites, beneath some of Bhutan’s most impressive peaks, of which the most notable are Chomolhari and Jichu Drake, are also features of this trekking route. Numerous isolated dzongs and scattered settlements, including the extraordinary village of Laya, and the Gasa hot springs make this trek one of the most popular.

Laya Gasa Trek Cost:

Peak Season: March, April, May, Sep, Oct & Nov.

  • 2 Pax: USD 4375 per person.
  • 3 Pax and Above: USD 3865 per person

Off Season: Dec, Jan, Feb, June, July & Aug.

  • 2 Pax: USD 3950 per person.
  • 3 Pax and Above: USD 3440 per person

Q. What is Laya Gasa Trek distance?
A. Total distance for Laya Gasa trek is around 123km.


Q. From where do Laya Gasa trek route Starts and Ends?
A. Laya Gasa trek starts from Paro and ends at Gasa.

Q. Whats the Laya Gasa trek altitude?
A. SLaya Gasa trek altitude ranges from 2500 meters to 5100 meters at max.


Q. Are the tents used during trekking are comfortable?
A. Yes its comfortable. Two people are allowed to share one tents.