Trip Overview

Highlights

The Laya Gasa Trekking provides to the visitors some of the most beautiful Bhutanese mountain villages, the unique culture and appearance of the Layaps (people of the Laya district). A day of relaxation at the Gasa hot springs add to an extremely rewarding trekking experience. Besides the unforgettable views of Mount Jomolhari, the trek offers spectacular views on Jichu Drake, Gangchhenta (Great Tiger Mountain). Between Jangothang and Laya the trail hardly goes below 4,000m and one has good opportunities to spot blue sheep or even takin.

Things To Do

Itinerary & Map

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  • 1
    Arrive in Paro

    Arrive in Paro (2230m) and transfer to hotel.

  • 2
    Sightseeing

    Sightseeing in Paro and preparation for the trek.

  • 3
    Paro - Shana

    Paro - Shana (2870m) - 6h.

  • 4
    Shana - Soi Thangthangkha

    Shana - Soi Thangthangkha (3610m) - 8h.

  • 5
    Soi Thangthangkha - Jangothang

    Soi Thangthangkha - Jangothang (4090m) - 5h.

  • 6
    Exploration

    Exploration to Tshophu and Jomolhari Glacier.

  • 7
    Jangothang - Lingshi

    Jangothang - Lingshi (4010m) via Nyele-la Pass (4890m) - 6h.

  • 8
    Lingshi - Chebisa

    Lingshi - Chebisa (3880m) - 5h.

  • 9
    Chebisa - Shomuthang

    Chebisa - Shomuthang (4220m) - 7h.

  • 10
    Shomuthang - Robluthang

    Shomuthang - Robluthang (4160m) - 7h.

  • 11
    Robluthang - Limithang

    Robluthang - Limithang (4140m) - 7h.

  • 12
    Limithang - Laya

    Limithang - Laya (3840m) - 5h.

  • 13
    Laya - Koina

    Laya - Koina (3050) - 7h.

  • 14
    Koina - Gasa Tsachu

    Koina - Gasa Tsachu (2240m) - 7h.

  • 15
    Rest day

    Rest day in Gasa and relax in hot springs.

  • 16
    Gasa Tsachu - Damji

    Gasa Tsachu - Damji (2250m) - 6h.

  • 17
    Damji - Tashithang

    Damji - Tashithang (1650m) - 5h. Drive to Thimphu (2330m).

  • 18
    Sightseeing

    Sightseeing in Thimphu. Drive to Paro - 2h.

  • 19
    Final departure

    Time for final departure.

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    Quick facts
    • Trek Days:
      15
    • Total Days in Nepal:
      19
    • Maximum Elevation:
      4890 meters
    • Trek Grade:
      Difficult
    • Accommodation:
      Camping
    3
    Strenuous : Strenuous
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