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:

  • Hike to Tiger’s Nest Monastery.
  • Half day excursion to Dochula pass.
  • Visit 8th wonders of world (Buddha Dodhenma Statue).
  • Painting School & Craft Bazaar.
  • Bhutan Postal Museum.

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.

Laya Gasa Trek Itinerary:

  • 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