Laya Gasa Trekking is exploring the far remote locations of northwestern Bhutan. Trekking to Laya Gasa offers a diverse variety of Bhutanese landscapes, culture, and hiking at the unspoiled areas of the Land of the Thunder Dragon. People of Laya are friendly with a unique culture which gives a sense of truly being in the far corners of the world. You will have to start the trek from the outskirts of Paro town from Drukgyal Dzong passing over charming villages, scattered hamlets and farmlands. The trek route is the same as the Jomolhari trek till Lingshi. En-route trek witness majestic views of Mt. Jomolhari and others snow-capped peaks like Jichu Drake, Gangchhenta. You might also spot blue sheep and even ‘Takin’- Bhutan’s national animal between the route from Jangothang and Laya.
Besides hiking into the natural surroundings, go for sightseeing at colorful Paro, the tiny capital – Thimphu and the old capital city – Punakha. Laya/Gasa trek is one of the most beautiful trekking routes in Bhutan only to be beaten by the tough Snowman Trek. Laya Gasa Trekking is a combination of nature, cultural sightseeing with an unmatched Himalayan panorama of the Dragon Kingdom.