Located in northwest Bhutan, Gasa is bordered by China to the north and it is inhabited by roughly three thousand people. Surrounded by over a hundred pristine glacial, lakes and mountains range are some of the last great wildernesses left in Bhutan that can be explored through some of the most scenic treks such as Jomolhari Laya Gasa trek, Snowman Trek, Merak Sakteng trek etc. The district is also well known for its healing hot spring.

Getting to Gasa

Gasa is located at a distance of 101.2 km from Punakha which takes about 3 hours drive.


The average annual temperature in Gasa is 10.3 °C.


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Popular Attractions in Gasa

Gasa Hot Spring is popular among locals and tourists. Due to its rising popularity and increasing number of visitors, the facility has been well maint...
The Fort served as the defending barrack in the 17th century. Set on a
The village has its own dialect, customs and distinct dress.