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- Langtang Valley Ganja La Pass Trek has Magnificent views of Langtang Himalayan Ranges including Langtang Lirung 7425m, Ghengu Liru (Langtang II 6571m), Dorje Lakpa 6980m, Gangchempo 6387m, Naya-Kanga 5846m, Jugal Himal 6080m and other surrounding snow-capped peaks.
- The crossing of the most difficult and challenging - Ganja La Pass at 5122 meters
- Langtang Valley Ganja La Pass Trek Hike up to Tserko Ri above 5000 meters for magnificent views of surrounding high mountains within Langtang Himalayan Ranges and beyond.
- Exploration of Langtang Valley in the Central Himalayan region of Nepal and Experience the unique Bon po religion and Tibetan Buddhist Culture.
The adventurous Ganja-La Pass and Naya Kanga Trek is one of the most famous trekking routes in the Langtang region. Trekking in the cultural and traditional Langtang valley is really amazing, which is fused with century-old Buddhist monasteries, Chortens, various religious monuments and shrines. The magnificent beautiful Himalayas, isolating the Langtang settlements and visiting the Tamang people and their warm and welcoming hospitality is really rewarding. The Langtang Ganja-La Pass and Naya Kanga trek offers us magnificent views of the mountains such as; the Naya Kanga Peak (5,846m) and Dorje Lakpa (6966m), Urkeinmang (6387m), Loenpo Gang (6979) and Kangchenpo on the north-east, to the south-east, Ponggen Dopku (5,930m). A highlight of this trek is Kyanjing Gompa is surrounded by the Mt Langtang Lirung (7245m) on the west and the Yala peak on the north. Apart from this splendid mountains views, the quite challenging trail of the Langtang Ganja- La Pass and Naya Kanga trek also offers us to encounter with various rare wildlife such as; the Red Panda, Black Bear, Snow leopard, Musk Deer, Tahr, Ghoral, common langur and many more.
The Ganja-La Pass and Naya Kanga trek is one of the best destinations to experience a thrilling wilderness adventure. This classical Langtang trek begins from Sybrubesi, a day drive from the Kathmandu Valley. We will follow the routes towards the Lama Hotel and to the Kyanjin Gompa. Although the trekking route can be quite tough and challenging, we need to know about basic knowledge of mountaineering and climbing equipment. Trekking through the high alpine pasture with the spectacular close mountain views surrounding with a glacier of Langtang Lirung (7246m), Langshisha Ri (6370m) with breath-stopping views of Ganesh Himal, Kimshung (6781m), Dorje Lakpa, Gaurishanker, Yala peak, Naya Kanga, and many more are surely unimaginable.
Exploring the splendid Ganjala Pass 5106m and getting chances to witness some yak and goat that are grazing in the grass field with the splendid views of Langtang Lirung, Shishapangma (8013m) in Tibet from the top of the pass is really outstanding. Helambu, known as ‘Yolmo Heritage’, where we get an opportunity to explore these beautiful villages such as; Malemchi Gaun, Tarke Ghyang and observe the local people’s way of life.Short Itinerary
Day 01: - Greetings at Kathmandu Airport
Day 02: - A full day recreational tour of Kathmandu, the capital valley
Day 03: - Kathmandu drive to Syabru Besi (1550m/5100ft) about 7-8 hours’ drive
Day 04: - Trek Syabru Besi to Lama Hotel (2450m): walking distance 6-7 hours
Day 05: - Lama Hotel trek to Langtang Village (3430m): walking distance 4-5 hours
Day 06: - Trek to Kyanjin Gompa (3870m): walking distance 2-3 hours
Day 07: - Acclimatization/Rest day in Kyanjin (3870m)
Day 08: - Kyanjin Gompa trekking to Ngegang (4000m): walking distance 5-6 hours
Day 09: - Ngegang trekking to Ganja-La pass (5200m) to Keldang (4270m): walking distance 6-7 hour
Day 10: - Keldang trekking to Dukpu (4080m): walking distance 6-7 hour
Day 11: - Dukpu trekking to Tarke Ghyang (2590m): walking distance 5-6 hour
Day 12: - Tarkegyang trekking to Sermathang (2610m): walking distance 5-6 hours
Day 13: - Melamchi drive back to Kathmandu: walking distance 4-5 hours and 3-4 hours’ drive
Day 14: - Rest at Kathmandu and Enjoy farewell dinner
Day 15: Final Departure