Langtang Ganja La Pass Trek

Price $1400

USD 1125

Trip Duration

13 days

Trip Grade

Moderate, Difficult

Highest Altitude

5106 M

Best Season

All-Around Year Except for June-July

Langtang Ganja La Pass Trek Brief Insight

Langtang Ganja La Pass Trek is towards the north of Kathmandu valley and only south of the Tibetan visitor. It is sandwiched between the principle Himalayan range towards the north and a marginally bring down the scope of cold crests towards the south.

Toward the west of Langtang is Ganesh Himal with a scope of 6,000 to 7,000 meters. The northern part of the region gets a great extent to fall inside the limits of Langtang National Parks.

The primary ethnic gathering here is Sherpas and Tamangs whose religious practices, dialects and dress are much like those of Tibet. The timberland in this district has calm and sub-snow-capped vegetation. Natural life incorporates transient birds, deer, monkeys, Thar and Pika.

The view here is tremendous and the trek is more adventurous. Just composed outdoor or camping treks are workable for this region. Since the utilization of firewood is entirely disallowed inside the recreation center, all provisions ought to be taken with us.

Ganja La Trek, trails take you to Melamchi Gaun nad Tarke Ghyang is another Sherpa town en route, which bears its own particular story. The town name implies sanctuary of 100 steeds and was taken from the name of the sanctuary built up in 1727 by a Lama (Buddhist priest). He was approached by the lord of Kathmandu (Kantipur) to stop a plague. As his reward, the Lama requested 100 steeds, which brought here. The nearby sanctuary, remade in 1969, takes after the Bhutanese style.

Ganja La trek adventure starts with a day’s bus ride from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi. The trek begins from the course of Yanjing Gompa in Langtang to Tarke Gyang in Helambu crossing 5106m. Intersecting the Langtang Khola beneath Kyanjin Gompa, the trail makes a lofty move along the edge on the south side of the valley through the woods of rhododendron and juniper.

Ganja La trail proceeds with the south, after streams and moraines and climbing steeply towards the pass. The perspective towards the north from the go, of Langtang Lirung and the snow crests in Tibet, including Shisha Pangma at 8013m, are remarkable.

On a sunny morning, you can see the perspectives of many ranges towards the south. West of the pass is 5846m Naya Kangri named Ganja La Chuli. It is one of the trekking pinnacles and you can move with an allow from the Nepal Mountaineering Association. The trek as whole rewards you with outstanding views and hospitality resulting in a great holiday.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu (1300m).

Day 02: Kathmandu – Syprubesi 7-8 hours drive.

Day 03: Syapru Besi to Lama Hotel(2470m) 5 hours trek.

Day 04: Lama Hotel to Langtang Village (3430m) 5 hours trek.

Day 05: Langtang Village to Kyanjin Gompa (3870m) 4 hours trek.

Day 06: Acclimatization at Kyanjin Gompa.

Day 07: Kyanjin Gompa to Tserko Ri and back to Kyanjin Gompa (5033m) 4 hours trek.

Day 08: Kyanjin Gompa to Negang (4000m) 5 hours trek.

Day 09: Negang to Keldang (5106m) 5 hours trek.

Day 10: Keldan to Dukpu Trek (4080M) 6 hrs

Day 11: Dukpu to Tarkegyang (2740M) 5 hrs

Day 12: Tarke Gyang to Sermanthang (2620M) 4 hrs

Day 13: Sermanthang to MelamchiPul bazzar to Kathmandu by Bus

Day 14: International Flight towards your destination

What is included in Langtang Ganja La Pass Trek

  • Pickup and drop at Airport
  • Hotel stay in Kathmandu (2 nights)
  • Full Board Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during trekking period as per Itinerary
  • Ground Transportation Kathmandu-Syaprubesi,  Melamchi-Kathmandu by Bus
  • Best available accommodations during the trek
  • A government license holder guide
  • Porter to carry your baggage (1 porter=2 hiker, Weight limitation more or less 20 kg)
  • Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, equipment, transportation and local tax for guides and porters
  • TIMS card(Trekker’s Information Management System)
  • First Aid Kit
  • Entry Fees wherever required
  • Trekking Permits needed for Restricted Area Trekking
  • All government taxes and service charges
  • Farewell dinner prior to departure

What is Excluded

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Travel Insurance
  • Nepal Entry Visa Fee
  • International Airfare and Airport Departure Tax
  • Tips for trekking staff
  • Drinks (hot/soft/cold) and liquors
  • Personal shopping and laundry, Personal trekking equipment, Gifts, and souvenirs
  • All items not listed in Cost included the section

Notes: Costs are prone to change in itinerary. So costs will be recalculated if the trekking days get modified.

-Everest Flight (Himalayan Flight) USD 195 for foreign Passport Holders

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