Langtang Ganjala Pass Trek

Trip Description

Ganjala Pass trek in Langtang is one of the popular and regarded to be a bit challenging trekking in Nepal. Langtang valley is nestled between Langtang Lirung (7,246 m) and Dorje Lakpa (6,966 m) peak, offering you, the amazing views of mountains primarily of Langtang Lirung (7,245 m) the highest peaks in the area and a number of small peaks located at the south of Langtang valley including the Ganjala Pass (5,122 m), as well as Chimse Danda (ridge), Jugal Himal and Dorje Lakpa (6989 m) to name a few.

Langtang Ganjala pass trekking is one of the shortest and best trekking packages as because, you will not only be amazed with fascinating views of mountains but also will pass through glaciated mountain pass called Ganjala and if you wish to, you also can extend your trip to holy lakeside, Gosaignkunda located at 4,380 m height. Along the trail, you will pass through charming settlement of Tamang, Sherpa and Hyolmo ethnic group and you will be able to explore their unique lifestyle, rituals, and culture, the Buddhist Gompa (monasteries), Chorten, terraced farm field, steamy forest full of flora and fauna of Langtang National Park which is home of numerous of migratory birds, deer, monkeys Tahr and Pika.

Langtang Ganjala pass trek begins with one day drive from Kathmandu to Syabru Bensi or Dhunchhe. After you get to Syabrubensi, your trail continues through larch and rhododendron forests which is rich in wild flowers and birds, and finally reach at Langtang valley and then you will pass through Ganjala Pass (5,122 m) at the south and then reach at holy lakeside Gosaikunda area and then continue trekking to Helambu valley via Laurebina pass (4,610 m) and then you retrace back to Syabru village finally retrace back to Kathmandu by public transportation.
 

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu airport (1345meters) Hotel.There you will be met by our Airport Representative and transferred to hotel by private tourist vehicle. Overnight at hotel on BB plan.

Day 02: City guided tour in Kathmandu. After breakfast, at 9 :30 am sightseeing tour to Pashupatinath( famous Hindus temple in south Asia, Boudhanath( Biggest Buddhist stupa in the world) Kathmandu durbar squire  city (16 century royal palace), Syambhunath( Buddhist hill top temple), Kathmandu City. Overnight at the Hotel on BB plan.

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi(1610m) by local Bus or by Jeep. 7 hours driving. O/N at guest house, FB plan

Day 04: Trek from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel (2480 m.) Walking 5:30 hours, O/N at guest house, FB plan

Day 05: Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang village (3541 m.) Walking 5 hours, O/N at guest house, FB plan

Day 06: Trek from Langtang village to Kyangjn Gompa. Walking 4 hours, O/N at guest house, FB plan

Day 07: Rest day Or Hike to Cherkhuri  Ri (5050m) overnight at Kyanjin Gompa ( Guest house)

Day 08: Trek to Ngegang (4520m). Walking 7:30 hours, O/N at Tent, FB plan

Day 09: Ganja La pass (5130m) and trek to Keldang( 4420m). Walking 7:30 hours, O/N at Tent, FB plan

Day 10: Trek down to Dukpa( 4040m). Walking 6:30 hours, O/N at Tent, FB plan

Day 11: Trek to Tarke Gyang( 2600m). Walking 6 hours, O/N at guest house, FB plan

Day 12: Rest and Explore. O/N at guest house, FB plan

Day 13: Trek to Sermathang( 2590m) Walking 6 hours, O/N at guest house, FB plan

Day 14:  Drive to Kathmandu by Jeep about 4 to 5 hrs overnight at Hotel with B/B Plan.

Day 15: After breakfast, the trip ends, our Airport Representative will drop you to the Kathmandu international airport for your final flight departure from Nepal.

Please Note:

 If the above schedule does not meet your need and interest, we can design individualized travel plans based on your preferences.

 

Trip is possible to conduct in any time if the group size has two or more pax.

Cost Includes

  •  Airport pick up/drop and city guided tour in Kathmandu by private tourist vehicles.
  • Welcome dinner in Kathmandu.
  • City guided tour in Kathmandu by expert tour guide.
  • Three night’s hotel in Kathmandu on BB plan at 3 stars level.
  • Meals 3 times a day (Breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trekking.
  • Tea and coffee during trek
  • Hot shower in possible place during trek
  • Seasonal local fresh fruits after Dinner
  • Best available twice sharing room during the trek
  • Tented camp while crossing Ganjala pass.
  • Trip Map.
  • Ground transportation by local bus from Kathmandu to Kakani to Kathmandu by Jeep.
  • An experienced English speaking Government licensed holder guide.
  • Trekking porter /Sherpa who will carry your bags during the trekking.
  • Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, equipments, transportation, local tax for Guide and porter.
  • Group medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • Four season sleeping bag, down jackets and walking stick, if necessary.
  • All necessary paper works and national park entry permits.
  • Langtang national park permit and TIMS card (Trekkers´ Information Management System).
  •  Rescue service  arrangement
  • All government taxes and tourist service charge

Cost Excludes

  •  Meals whilst in Kathmandu allow US$ 15 - US$ 20 per day.
  • Entry fee while sightseeing in Kathmandu.
  • Your Travel insurance.
  • International airfare.
  • Nepal entry visa fee.
  • All kind drinks (hot, cold and alcoholic).
  • Personal shopping and laundry etc.
  • Personal trekking Equipments.