Langtang Ganjala Pass Trekking in Nepal is a mini mountaineering experience. It is probably among the very few trekking routes of Nepal which offer a peak climbing feel. Therefore, trekkers need reliable guides and agencies to help out during the trek. Himalaya View Trek has capable trekking guides. Our guides are well versed in the terrain of the high-altitude regions of Nepal. Therefore, the Ganjala adventure is safe and fun with the team of Himalaya View Treks.
The journey of Langtang Ganjala Pass Trekking is similar to Langtang Valley Trek. It follows the Langtang itinerary up to Kyanjin Gompa. It is high-altitude trekking. Therefore, you need proper acclimatization. Hence, acclimatization activities take place in places around Kyanjin Gompa. This is the final destination during the Langtang Valley Trek. Trekkers trek to Tserko Ri which is the nearby peak. It offers great acclimatization activity. Moreover, Tserko RI hiking helps immensely during the crossing of Ganjala Pass.
Langtang Ganjala Pass Trekking – Langtang High Altitude Trek
The most adventurous section of the trekking is Ngegang – Ganjala – Keldang. In some parts of this section, trekkers need crampons as well. Additionally, there are a few crevasses as well. Our guides will use a ladder and rope to navigate through the trail. Therefore, trekking offers a mountaineering feel. Upon crossing the Ganjala Pass, trekkers reach the Keldang. From this village onwards, trekkers will be trekking in Tamang Villages. Moreover, these villages are within the Helambu Trek region. Trekkers will get the chance to understand these ethnic people as well. Trek ends in Tarkeghyang. A bus or private jeep will take trekkers back to Kathmandu via Melamchi.
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Challenging ganja La Pass Trek Itinerary - 13 days
Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche
Day 02: Syabru gaun Trek from Dhunche to Syabru Gaun
Day 03: Lama hotel Trek from Syabru Gaon to Lama Hotel
Day 04: Langtang village Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang village via Ghore Tabela
Day 05: Kyanjing gumpa Trek from Langtang Village to Kyangjin
Day 06: Acclimatize day / Rest at Kyangjin Gompa for excursion
Day 07: Tserkuri peak Trek
Day 08: Ngegang Trek Kyanjing Gompa to Ngegang
Day 09: Keldang Trek Ngegang to Keldang via Ganja La
Day 10: Dukpu Trek Keldang to Dukpu
Day 11: Tarkeghyang Trek Dukpu to Tarkeghyang
Day 12: Shermathang Trek from Tarkeghyang to Shermathang
Day 13: Drive to Kathmandu
- Pick up from Airport to Hotel by car.
- Full day sightseeing with professional tour guide.
- 3 Nights Hotel in kathmandu,
- Hotel to bus park by taxi.
- Kathmandu to Dhunche by public bus.
- Lodge accommodation on the way.
- Meals three times a day (Breakfast, lunch and dinner).
- Tea and coffee three times a day in cup.
- Langtang national park entrance permit and TIMS card.
- One fluent English speaking, government registered, experienced, first aid trained guide and required porters.
- Trekking equipments sleeping bags and down jackets.
- Guides/porters - food, lodge, bus transportation, salary, insurance, equipment etc.
- Hard and soft table drinks such as, coke, fanta, mineral water, hot shower, desert etc.
- Personal insurance.
- Rescue operation charge.
- Tips for guide & porter etc.
If you are already here in kathmandu or pokhara and need a guide / porter or tour / trekking packagess then you can visit our office Himalaya View Treks. Location:- kaldhara Marg, kathmandu 44600 Nepal. or chat via Whatsapp with Mr. Simbir +9779841146306
It is mandatory to take the travel insurance for any kinds of trekking in Nepal. Make sure to get the insurance plan which covers helicopter rescue, medical aid and emergencies.
Weather & Climatic Conditions
Nepal’s mountain region has unpredictable weather and climatic conditions. Day temperature is normal but night hours are pretty freezing. Weather can change drastically in just an hour. Expect unexpected changes in climate and weather. However, the team will analyze the situation and only decide whether to push or not.
The best way to prepare for climbing is by doing cardiovascular workouts. These kinds of cardio exercises help to increase lung capacity. In order to climb the mountain, you need strong and healthy lungs.
Do some strength-building training like planks, push-ups, and squats. Cycling is also the best option to prepare your body for climbing. Always start these activities 4-5 months before traveling to Nepal for climbing.
Can I do Solo Langtang Ganjala Pass Trekking?
No absolutely not! It is similar to peak climbing these days. There are many incidents where solo trekkers got lost in the pass or crevasses. Therefore, don't trek solo on this trail!
How Difficult is Langtang Ganjala Pass Trekking?
It is the most difficult trekking route of Langtang region. Until the section of Langtang Valley Trek and after crossing the Ganjala Pass, the trail is easy to walk on. However, the section between Ngegang to Keldang via Ganjala Pass is strenuous trekking section.
What about Accommodation and Meal during the trek?
Yes, there are many good lodges and eateries on the trail. People of Langtang restored the ruined trail due to earthquake back to normal again. You can stay in either teahouse or hotel. Food is from the menu. Normally, every lodges have similar menu ranging from Indian, Continental to local delicacies. Remember that for 1 night you will have to stay in the tent and eat from the camp menu.
Is there risk of Landslide?
There is high risk of landslide on the trail. In some section of the trail, you will have to walk over the landslide. Be aware of the falling stones too.
Can I extend the trek with Helambu Village?
Yes, you can explore villages within the Helambu region upon crossing the Ganjala Pass.