LAYA-GASA-TREK-18-DAY

View of Himalayan Lakes Before reaching Laya

Laya Gasa Trek 18 Day

Laya Gasa Trek Difficulty: ( Fairly Difficult )
Tour-Rating 4.8 / 5.0

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

The Laya Gasa Trek is considered one of the most scenic treks in Bhutan, offering amazing views of some of the most pristine and unspoiled landscapes in Bhutan. This fourteen day, 217 km journey begins at Drukgyel in Paro and takes you through gorgeous alpine meadows, high mountain passes and dense sub-tropical jungles before terminating in Damji in Tashithang.

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's the total trek distance for Laya Gasa Trek?
A. Total distance for Laya Gasa trek is around 180 km.


Q. Is this trek difficult?
A. Yes, its difficult trek crossing several high mountains and lakes.

Q. Can i do some fishing activities during this trek?
A. No, Fishing is not allowed in this area.


Q. Will there be helpers and guide during this trek?
A. Porters, helpers, guide and cook will be there to assist for any necessary help.