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Langtang Valley Ganja La Pass Trek - 14 Days

Ganja_La Pass via Langtang Valley – 14 Days: (Accommodation; Lodge/Camping)

Langtang Ganja La Pass trekking starts with an exciting and interesting long drive from Kathmandu heading north towards central Himalaya region at Langtang and Rasuwa district to Syabrubesi, where our adventure leads to Langtang Valley at Kyanjin Gompa with eye-catching views of Himalaya. This trek takes you to the famous Langtang region and the Ganja La pass (5122m). An interesting excursion to Tserko Ri (5,000m). Langtang trekking offers panoramic Himalayan views of beautiful valley and the snowy summits of the Tibetan border. Ganja la trek follows the alpine forests, rich flora and fauna high altitude pastureland. The northern parts of the area mainly fall within the boundaries of Langtang National Parks.
Our Adventure Journey continues heading away from mainstream trekking trail to remote and isolated areas at Langtang Ganja-la pass trail with ever present views of mountains, Langtang Lirung, Dorje Lakpa, Mt. Gaurishanker, Ganesh Himal, Langshisa Ri, Gangchenpo, Yala peak and Naya Kanga which seems to be marvelous throughout the way. After crossing the highest point of the adventure over 5,122 m high at Ganja-la top, then heads downhill to fascinating areas of Helambu at Tarkegyang village, home of Hyalmo ethnic tribe similar to Sherpa people culture and Buddhist religions. Finally, towards the end of the trip, after enjoying an awesome time with tough and enjoyable walk around Langtang and Helambu via scenic Langtang, Ganja-la pass trekking, then this remarkable and memorable adventure ends with a drive back to Kathmandu.


Trip Facts:
Country : Nepal
Trip Duration : 14 Days
Best Season : Spring/Autumn
Min Altitude : 1300 Meter
Max Altitude : 5200 Meter
Accommodations : Hotel in Kathmandu & Teahouse/Camping during the trek
Meals : All meals provided Teahouse & camping during the trek
Trip starts : Kathmandu
Trip ends : Kathmandu
Group size : Min – 1


Outline Itinerary
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative.
Day 02 : Kathmandu drive to syabru bensi. 7-8 hrs
Day 03 : Trek syabru bensi to Lama hotel 6-7 hrs
Day 04 : Lama hotel trek to Langtang Valley 3,430m, 5-6 hrs
Day 05 : Langtang valley trek to Kyanjin Gompa 3,870m. 3-4 hrs
Day 06 : Rest day in Kyanjin Gompa
Day 07 : Trek to Ngegang 4000m. tent Camp
Day 08 : Trek to Ganja_La pass 5200m. 6-7hrs, tent Camp
Day 09 : Trek to Dukpu 4080m. 6-7hrs. Tent camp
Day 10 : Trek to Ghyang 2,590m. 5-6hrs. Overnight at tent
Day 11 : Trek to Sermathang 2610m. 6-7hrs. Overnight at tent
Day 12 : Trek to Melamchi 5-6 hrs. Overnight at tent
Day 13 : Drive back to Kathmandu 4-5 hrs. Overnight at hotel
Day 14 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination


Itinerary can be make decrease according to yours holidays in Nepal.
After this amazing Langtang Valley To Ganja La Pass trek if you are interested for other activities like Jungle Safari, Rafting, or more hiking in other region’s we can organize as yours desire.


NOTE : All Camping Trek offers and plans given in the itinerary are for all interested visitors who prefer full package. We offer the itinerary of the destinations as per your choice. You are always free to choose any itinerary and the staff depending on your financial condition. As per your interest and requirement, we have options for any partial visit too.

Day 1
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative.

After arriving at Tribhuvan International Airport, you will be welcomed by the representative of AlpineTrav Treks and Exoeditions and you will be shifted to your hotel.

Day 2
Day 02 : Kathmandu drive to syabru bensi. 7-8 hrs. Overnight at tented camp.

After morning breakfast we drive out along the north-western hills of Kathmandu for about 7-8hours. You will witness lovely scenery of white snowcapped mountains like Mt. Annapurna II, Manasalu, Ganesh Himal and other minor peaks along the route and as well as the green landscape of hillock, rivers, and village. Enjoy the Himalayan views and lifestyle through the terraced fields and rustic villages. The scenery of foothills and ridgeline vistas goes through the Trishuli Bazaar, Betrawati and Dhunche you feel as if you are heading towards low land. We take our Lunch at the Trishuli Bazaar before continuing further to Dhunche. We descend to Syabrubesi.

Day 3
Day 03 : Trek syabru bensi to Lama hotel 6-7 hrs. Overnight at tented camp.

The first-day excitement trail crosses through the Bhote Koshi River flowing down from Tibet and following the Langtang Khola. After a visit to the Gompa of Guru Rinpoche, follow the stone-paved main street out of town over Langtang Khola. After crossing the suspension bridge, the trail gradually ascends up to Bamboo passing by the landslide. The path goes through the subtropical forest which is cover by oak and maple, large spruce, fir and blue pine. We pass through the jungles of oak and rhododendron. The variety wildlife; yellow-throated martens, wild boars, Langur monkeys, red pandas and Himalayan black bears, etc. are inhabitance of the forest. Afterward, your trek ascends gently to Rimche (2400m). And at the end, your trail is level to the Lama Hotel tented camp.

Day 4
Day 04 : Lama hotel trek to Langtang Valley 3,430m, 5-6 hrs. Overnight at tented camp.

The day starts with a gentle climb, but it soon becomes steeper, climbing through wild forests of hemlocks, oaks, maples and white and pink rhododendrons high above the Langtang Khola. The tantalizing glimpse of snow-capped peaks starts appearing along with the short view of Mt. Langtang Lirung (7244m) through the trees. The trail leads to a log bridge and on climbing further we come across lush meadows of Ghora Tabela (2992m). The trail ascends gradually as the valley opens up into classical U-shaped glacial. Follow the path across the helipad and yak pastures, climb briefly through rhododendrons and scattered Tamang villagers. The trail crosses a stream and climbs past several water-driven mills and prayer wheels to the large settlement of Langtang (3430m), headquarter of Langtang National Park. The village has flat-roofed Tibetan style house, and elaborately carved driven windows of the upper village are worth exploring. Valley is surrounded by stone walls enclosing fields where buckwheat, potatoes, wheat, turnips, and barley are planted and easy to find yak and the wild goats wondering around you.

Day 5
Day 05 : Langtang valley trek to Kyanjin Gompa 3,870m. 3-4 hrs. Overnight at tent camp.

The trail winds through the village and climbs a ridge topped by a large chorten. It then rises gradually past an impressive mani wall, crossing a stream to the small village of Mundu (3442m). After passing several small streams with wooden cantilever bridges and moraines, you can finally see the monastery of Kyanjin Gompa and the dramatic icefall flowing from the peaks of Langtang Lirung and Kimshung. The surroundings are attractive also because of the famous Government operated Cheese factory. We have a chance to test cheese and curd by Yak milk; it is remarkable of this place. After having lunch, we can explore the area with abundant panoramic views of Langtang Lirung (7246m), Genjempol, Kyangjin RI (4750m.), Tsergo RI (5000m.), Ganja La (5160m.), Langshisa- Ri (6427m.), Dorje Lhakpa (6430m.), Naya Kang (5844m.), Yala peak (5500m).

Day 6
Day 06 : Rest day in Kyanjin Gompa.

we keep ourselves at Kyanjin Gompa after all those hectic days of walking and roam around the very place, acclimatizing ourselves with the altitude and environment. We can have a short hike to Kyanjin Ri or Tserko Ri in the afternoon, visit the monasteries over there and enjoy the scenic view of the Langtang range. We will be back to Kyanjin Gompa for overnight stay.

Day 7
Day 07 : Trek to Ngegang 4000m. tent Camp

Crossing the Langtang Khola below Kyanjin Gompa the trail makes a steep climb through a forest of rhododendron and juniper. The path goes on ascending high Himalaya area covered with little natural vegetation. We must have to well manage for shelter and food by ourselves. Sometimes we have the scarcity of water and miss the group on the puzzle trail. Then the trail reaches the yak pasture of Ngegang, full of worth able breathtaking mountains scenery and pure of natural.

Day 8
Day 08 : Trek to Ganja_La pass 5200m. 6-7hrs, tent Camp.

The trail continues south, following streams and moraines and climbs steeply towards the pass. The path makes a final steep ascent to the pass, from the pass the trail descends steeply and enters the Yangri Khola Valley. It’d be a strenuous day since crossing Ganja La is one of the steep passes. On the Ganja la pass, you can find it covered with snowy ice most of the times throughout the year. Make the long ascent through the boulders, pass the small lakes, and submit the Ganja La which situated on a rocky moraine. The pass provides a majestic panoramic view of the Langtang Lirung and the snowy summits of the Tibetan border. Climbing up and down the pass can sometimes be tricky due to snowfall and ice. Following the stream through grassy meadows, the trail reaches Keldang where we will set our camp.

Day 9
Day 09 : Trek to Dukpu 4080m. 6-7hrs. Tent camp.

With a long tiring day, the trail descends along ridge, grassland, fantastic views of Mountain and its surrounded nature beauties. Then follow the ridge line through small settlements of the villagers of Helambu. You will reach Dukpu where inside the forest we will set our camp.

Day 10
Day 10 : Trek to Ghyang 2,590m. 5-6hrs. Overnight at tent.

From, Dukpu the trail descends, and then do a climb to a pass. The views from Pass are spectacular towards the Annapurna Region, Mt. Everest region as well and native mountains. The trail descends through the forest with pine and rhododendron and then drops steeply to Gekye Gompa. Its steep descent is passing tiny herders to the settlement of Tarkeghyang. You can visit one of the oldest Buddhist monastery and picturesque Sherpa villages.

Day 11
Day 11 : Trek to Sermathang 2610m. 6-7hrs. Overnight at tent.

Today the trail is quite easy through a flat land with beautiful forests. The path leads us to cross small forest with the view of the charming village of Helambu region. The trail makes a sweep around the wide valley end between Parachin and Sherpa village of Gangyul of Khumbu region. Sermathang is another pretty Sherpa village where you can visit many ancient monasteries and view of Jugal Himal range. In the bright day, the village provides excellent views of Ganesh Himal, Langtang, Gosaikunda, and Rolwaling; even Everest also in the distance.

Day 12
Day 12 : Trek to Melamchi 5-6 hrs. Overnight at tent.

This is the ninth day of our trekking; today we move down for 3 hours and reach at Melamchipul Bazaar (846m).

Day 13
Day 13 : Drive back to Kathmandu 4-5 hrs. Overnight at hotel.

This day we retrace back camp letting our trek. We take a bus, with 5 hours drive and return back to Kathmandu.

Day 14
Day 14 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination.

We will drop you to the International airport to catch your flight back to your home and wish for your Safe journey…..

SERVICES: PROVIDED BY COMPANY

  • Airport pick up and drop by private vehicle as per group size.
  • 2Night's hotel in Kathmandu with Breakfast.
  • Ground Transportation Kathmandu to Syabhru bensi and Melamchi to Kathmandu for member and involved staffs.
  • Meals on full board (Breakfast, lunch and dinner) during trekking period.
  • Best available accommodations during the tent camp.
  • Provision of eating stuffs to boost up energy level on the way.
  • TIMS CARD (Trekking Information Management System) and Langtang National Park Fees.
  • All the camping equipment such as sleeping tent, Dinning tent, kitchen tent, toilet tent, Shower tent, sleeping mattress, table, chair, dinner time light Lamp, hot bag and necessary Kitchen Equipments etc.)
  • An experience trekking guide (trained by Ministry of tourism), trekking cook, kitchen helper, Sherpa.
  • Necessary number of porter’s their meal, accommodation, transportation, salary, insurance, equipment’s are included in Cost.
  • First Aid kits for the staffs and the groups.
  • All applicbale taxes as per the government rules and regulations.
  • All organisational requirements.
  • Farewell dinner second last day of departure.

SERVICES: NOT PROVIDED BY COMPANY (Personal)

  • International airfare.
  • Nepal entry visa charge.
  • Satellite Phone if you need (15 EUR Per day), and extra for calling charge.
  • Trekking Equipment, travel and medical insurance & helicopter rescue, personal expenses.
  • Your Travel Insurance.
  • Rescue & Evacuation.
  • Tips for Guide, Porter and Driver.
  • Services not mentioned here in.

Ganja_La Pass via Langtang Valley – 14 Days: (Accommodation: Lodge/Camping)

(All rates are in Euro)

PRICING FOR GROUP SIZE BASIS:
⇒ All inclusive Trek Cost for 1 Person : EUR 1650
⇒ All inclusive Trek Cost for 2-3 Person basis : EUR 1580 per person
⇒ All inclusive Trek Cost for 4-6 Person basis : EUR 1510 per person
⇒ All inclusive Trek Cost for 7-10 person basis : EUR 1440 Per person


The Trip cost varies depending on the group size, total number of days and services you require. If you are interested. Join with Us on  trek in – 2020/2021.


NOTE : We would kindly like you to know that we try our best to follow up the set programs as given all above but at times, because of some local trails or weather conditions may compel us to have a slight changes in necessities. Similarly, the itinerary may also vary slightly subjected to our trekkers’ acclimatization rates. We always prefer the secure and precious life of yours along with the best of the best adventures.

Additional trip extension option:

The trip can be extend based on your holiday duration in Nepal. Special Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing and Mountain Flight might be your best choice before or after the trip. As well as following programs also can be extend as additional trips from Kathmandu.


NOTE : We would kindly like you to know that we try our best to follow up the set programs as given all above but at times, because of some local trails or weather conditions may compel us to have a slight changes in necessities. Similarly, the itinerary may also vary slightly subjected to our trekkers’ acclimatization rates. We always prefer the secure and precious life of yours along with the best of the best adventures.

Recommended Gear Lists:

Packing essential gear before trekking is a must in any situation. Thesegears can protect you from the harsh conditions you may face during the trek.


Clothings : Woolen caps, hats, Neckwear, Sunglasses, Hiking boots,
Trekking socks.
Trekking trousers, Waterproof, (preferably breathable fabric) shell
pants,Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell  jacket, Fleece,
jackets, downJackets, Cotton T-shirts, Sweaters, Lightweight gloves.
Headgear : Woolen caps, hats, Neckwear, Sunglasses.
Accessories :  Batteries, Chargers, Sleeping bag, First-aid kit.
Toiletries : Toilet papers, Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Shampoo, Soap, Body
Lotions Sanitary, napkins, tampons, Cotton towel, Sunscreen, Hand Sanitizers.


NOTE :  We would kindly like you to know that we try our best to follow up the set programs as given all above but at times, because of some local trails or weather conditions may compel us to have a slight changes in necessities.  Similarly, the itinerary may also vary slightly subjected to our trekkers’ acclimatization rates. We always prefer the secure and precious life of yours along with the best of the best adventures.

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  • 5200 Meter
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