The Ganjala pass trek is one of the most challenging passes in Nepal. ganjala pass trek wedge in the Himalaya is situated at an altitude of 5160m. Our Langtang trek takes you over this pass as you make your way south from Langtang village which lies at 3500m and where the national park headquarters is located. The route from Gyang in Helambu, require crossing the 5106m Ganja La. The pass is blocked by snow, so local inquiries about its condition , good equipment and mountaineering experience are necessary for safe crossing.
The Helambu village excludes a Tibetan feel and you will see fields enclosed by stone walls as well as herds of yaks, the most important animal for the people here. From Tarke Gyang, we descend to Melamchi Khola before climbing to Pati Bhyanjyang, then trek down to Sundarijal, from here we drive back to Kathmandu.
Arrive Kathmandu Airport, Our office representative awaiting you in front of arrival lounge showing yours name Card, transfer to Hotel, we offer complimentary dinner at Hotel 7-8 pm, meet other participants to discuss about trip, Hotel B&B.
After BF, Explore Culture tour in Kathmandu, that is includes Boudhanath Stupa perhaps biggest in world's, Monastery, Pashupatinath Temple, Hindu's holiest temple and Patan Durbar Square and Swoyambu nath Stupa situated on hillock of Kathmandu from entire Kathmandu Visible and amazing Stupa with its beautiful arts. Hotel B&B.
Drive, Kathmandu to Dhunche, Camp. Drive offers beautiful views of Himalayas, small isolated villages, River gorges, water falls, dense forest, rice terraced field and where peoples are working, plough. Camp.
Trek, Dhunche to Syabru Gaun( 2100m/6hrs)-Camp. Today we trek through peaceful trail, offers good views of Himalaya, Small Tamang Villages, Once it was busy when road connected to Syabru Bensi, trekkers did not use this trail any more. Starting from Dhunche would help for acclimatization instead getting quickly to Langtang.
Trek Syabrugaun to Lama Hotel(2380m/5-6hrs)-Camp. Trail descend along the ridge then drop to the river valley through terraced field and forest, then trail ascend gradually through river valley, offering views of waterfall, dense forest to Lama Hotel.
Trek to Langtang Village (3500m/6-7hrs)-Camp. Trail ascend through the boiling narrow River Valley, Today we can see some Langur (monkey), Deer and various species of bird. From Gore table valley widen, mountain are visible, Yaks grazing.
Trek, Langtang to Kanjin Gompa (3800m/3hrs)-Camp. Easy couple of hrs trek, enjoying good views of Mountain. We reach Kanjin for Lunch,after lunch we will climb Kanjin Ri 4300m.
Acclimatizatin, we will climb to Tserkori to see the outstanding views of surrounding peaks.
We will go to Langshisha Glacier to the north east on the Tibetan Frontier and return to Kanjin.
Trek, Kanjin Gompa to Ngegang (4000m/3hrs)-Camp. After crossing the wide river valley, trail steeply ascend to Ngegang known as Ganja La Base Camp. We camp on the meadow. To get general ideas about pass, see the picture.
Trek over Ganja La Pass 5106m, to Keldang (4270m/8-9hrs)-Camp. Gyanjala pass is flanked by pinnacles mountaineers call gendarmes and toped by prayer flags and large cairn of Rock.
Keldang trek to Dukpu 4040m. Overnight at Tented camp.
Dukpu trek to Tarky Gyang 2740m. Overnight at Tented camp.
Full day rest in Tarkey Gyang with exploring the village. Overnight at Tented camp.
Tarke Ghyang trek to Kakani dada 1996m. Overnight at Tented camp.
Kakanidada trek to Melamchi Pull Bazaar & Drive to kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel.
Leisure day in Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel
Transfer to Airport for your home departure.
Name: Langtang Ganjala Pass Trek
Grade: Medium to hard
Trek Start: Dhunche
Trek End: Melamchi
Actual Day Of treks: 14 Day
Scheduled duration: 18 Day
Best Seasons: Sept-Dec, Feb-June
Type: Tea House (camping on request)
Walking hour: 4-6 hours a day (depends on the trail)