Langtang Ganja La Pass Trekking is a 14 days trekking package that takes you to the famous Langtang valley and the Ganja La pass (5,122m). Moreover, we also make an interesting excursion to Tserko Ri (4,984m) which offers tremendous views of the Langtang Himalaya range. The attraction the Langtang region is that it's so close to Kathmandu valley and yet it is as wild as any Tibetan highlands. Langtang region is also famous for its Gosaikunda Lake. Moreover, the company of green rhododendron and bamboo forests, majestic waterfalls, and snow-capped Himalayas make the trek one of most diverse treks near Kathmandu. The people living the highlands of the Langtang region are certainly the Nepalese, being the descendant of the Tibetan origin, they still look like Tibetans.
We start the adventure trek with a day's bus ride from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi. Langtang Ganja Pass trek begins from Syabrubesi, via the Kyanjin Gompa crosses the mighty Ganja La pass (5,122m), and ends at the Melamchi Pul Bazar in the Helambu region. Toward the end of the trip, you will also trek through some beautiful rice terraces and a number of splendid Buddhist monasteries around the delightful villages of Tarke Gyang and Sermathang before heading back to Kathmandu.
Meet our representative at the airport who will transfer you to the Hotel. Hotel checking-in and go for sightseeing tour. Overnight in Kathmandu.
After breakfast process for the UNISCO Heritage Sightseeing tour. Visit Swyambhunath Temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan city, Khokana Village and after sight-seeing tour, transfer you back to hotel. Overnight Kathmandu.
After morning breakfast we drive out along the north-western hills of Kathmandu. Enjoy the Himlayan views and mountainous lifestyle through the terraced fields and rustic villages. Take Lunch at the Trishuli Bazar before continuing further t Dhunche (1,960m). From Dhunche, we descent down to Syabrubesi. Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
This is our first day of trekking today. We follow the Langtang Khola River and pass through the dense forests. Cross several suspension bridges. We also pass by a tea houses. The trail goes up and down but it's not that challenging. Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
After taking morning tea, we embark our second day of the jouney. Our trail continues along dense forests. After making a steady climb up through the valley, we leave the tree line behind us. Enjoy the marvelous views of Langtang Lirung (7,227m). Pass by water mills, prayer wheels, chortens, with sacred mounds of rocks with inscriptions carved on them. Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
After taking morning tea and breakfast, we get out of the village and pass on through yak pastures. We also pass the largest mani wall in Nepal, made from stone with prayers written on them. The prayers written on the mani wall is supposed to be blown away by the wind. Cross several of the wooden bridges. Since, we are really getting into the high altitude; you might start feeling the thin air. Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Today, we make an excursion to Tsergo Ri which would also help us to acclimatize. The climb to Tsergo Ri which is about 5 thousand meters offers a magnificently panoramic views of the Himalayas. Besides, the climb to Tsergo Ri is a challenging one and the time for the climb depends upon your physical fitness and previous experience. By evening, we return back to Kyanjing Gompa. Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Taking today's breakfast, we embark on our today's journey to Ganja La Phedi. We cross the Langtang River and ascend through rhododendron forests. Since, we're already in high altitude; the time for getting to our destination also depends upon the season of the trek. Since, during the winter snow, it might take longer time to cross the snow strewn path. Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Today we cross the Ganja La pass (5,130m). It'd be a strenuous day since Ganja La is one of the difficult passes. Ganja la pass is covered with snow almost throughout the year. We make the long ascent through the boulders, pass the small lakes, and summit the Ganja La which is situated on a rocky moraine. Enjoy the spectacular views from the pass. Climbing up and down the pass can sometimes be tricky due to snowfall and ice. From the pass, we descend down to Keldang. Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Trek from Keldang to Yak Kharka. From Keldang, we descend further down following a prominent ridge line. In our 5-6 hrs trek today, we continue losing our altitude through forests, ridges, and grasslands. Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Today, we lose altitude considereably, about 1500 meters. The trail would be similar, except that as you descend lower, you will notice more vegetation. Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
We cross small forest with the view of beautiful village of Helembu region. The trail makes a sweep around the wide valley end between Parachin and the pretty Sharpa village of Gangyul. The people of this village practice Drukpa Kagyu Buddhism, the same as the national religion of Bhutan.
On our final day of the trek, we walk down to Malemchi Pul Bazaar with many Sherpa village. From the Bazaar, catch the bus to Katmandu. Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Morning, you will be free. Afternoon we will drop you to the Kathmandu International Airport for the departure flight to home.
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