19-day Classic Laya Trek offers you a luxury of experiencing the most amazing trekking adventure along the off the beaten path with plenty of acclimatization. Reckoned synonymous to warmth hospitality and a dotted trekking destination, Laya is a perfect hub to capture a complete picture of Bhutan; you can taste Bhutan's famous butter tea, yak milk and local brewed wine, watch cultural program and remain mute witness to the authentic Bhutanese culture and custom.
En route to Laya the trekking trail weaves past Shana camp, Soi Thangthangkha, Jangothang, Lingshi, Chebisa, Shomuthang, Robluthang and Limithang. You can not help yourself soak in the tranquility and exotism of nature. Further ahead, you trek along Koina, Gasa Hot spring, Goen Damji and Tashithang on a network of well-maintained and rock-strewn trails. Each of these destinations has its own distinct character: unique geographical features, surreal mountain vegetation, quaint hamlets, dzongs, open pastures, indigenous people, art and history are juxtaposed amid the seclusion and simplicity of Bhutan. Hot spring bath at Gasa Tshachu is an additional treat that makes your trek more memorable and undeniably worthwhile.
An unparalled exploration of the secluded sections of Laya and meet most friendly Laya people and learn about their native way of life
Memorable hot spring bath at Gasa Tshachu
A hike to Takstang Monastery
Sumptuous landscapes and beautiful viewsof Chomolhari (7320m) and Jichu Drake (6900m)
Stunning arrays of abundant wildlife, quaint villages and open pastures
Outstanding panorama of Mt. Gangchey Ta (6800 m) from Shinje La (4950m)
Day 01 - Arrive Paro by Druk Air.
Day 02 - Hike to Taktsang monastery.
Day 03 - Drive to Drugyel Dzong and trek to Shana camp.
Day 04 - Trek from Shana to Soi Thangthangkha.
Day 05 - Trek from Soi to Jangothang.
Day 06 - A rest day at Jangothang.
Day 07 - Trek from Jangothang to Lingshi.
Day 08 - Trek from Lingshi to Chebisa.
Day 09 - Trek from Chebisa to Shomuthang.
Day 10 - Trek from Shomuthang to Robluthang.
Day 11 - Trek from Robluthang to Limithang.
Day 12 - Trek from Limithang to Laya.
Day 13 - Rest day in Laya halt.
Day 14 - Trek from Laya to Koina.
Day 15 - Trek from Koina to Gasa Hot spring.
Day 16 - Trek from Hot Spring to Goen Damji.
Day 17 - Trek from Damji to Tashithang and drive to Punakha.
Day 18 - Drive from Punakha to Paro via Thimphu.
Day 19 - Transfer to airport final departure.
Single supplement: USD 500
If you arrive from Kathmandu, you have to reach Paro one day earlier
royalty to the Government of Bhutan
all accommodation on twin sharing on standard room with all meals
all transfers and sightseeing by deluxe car as per the itinerary
english speaking guide in Bhutan
entrance fees to mounaments
tourism development fee in Bhutan
Visa Fee for Bhutan
travel insurance and personal expenses like telephone, beverages, tips, etc.
rip length: 19 Days
Trip Code: HNT-BHUTANTREK-LAYA19D
Starts in: Paro // Ends in: Paro
Group size: Maximum 12
Transportation: private car
Accommodation: Hotel & Camping
Maximum altitude: 4950m
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