We traveled with Gopal more than 2 weeks in diffrent parts of Nepal. The itinerary he arranged for us were perfect includes historical sightseeing, virgin nature surfing and lodging Chitwan national parks, trekking in Annapourna region and flight around Everest Mount.
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Langtang Ganjala pass trek is lies in the north part of Kathmandu , one of the admirable route of the Nepal. Langtang region is too near from the Kathmandu as well as known as the popular trekking destinations for the tourist. However, Ganjala Pass Trek is one of the challenging treks of the Langtang region. This trekking route passes through the dense timber of Langtang National park that offers us diverse species of fauna and flora while including Himalayan Thar, Himalayan black bear , Rhesus monkey, migratory birds as well as the local animal etc.
Accommodation would be teahouses until Kyangjin Gompa but there is no option to camping from Ngegang Kharka until Tarkegyang.
Himalayan Nepal Trek is operating Langtang Ganjala Pass trek itinerary as 16-days package. After scenic bus ride from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi, trekking begins from Syabrubesi. Walk past Lama Hotel and reach Langtang village that lies in one of the most beautiful valleys in the world. Follow the Langtang River. Proceed through Langtang National Park to Kyangjin Gompa monastery. Where, we can observe the factory of the cheese, Tserko RI Peak climb of Langtang Lirung Mountain, others Tibetan Mountains etc. It is the best trekking route in the terms of explore and to have thrill knowledge. As well as you can be able to views the Langtang mountain range like Tenji Peak , Yangri , Naya kanga, Yala Gangchemoia d other mountains & peak from the Nepal and Tibet.
We will climb Ganja La Pass for awe-inspiring views of Langtang Lirung Mountain, Ganesh Mountain, Langsisa Mountain, Tibetan mountains and Yangri River. Descend to Keldang and walk through Dukpu, Tarkegyang and Kiul to Sundarijal and than finally the scenic Ganjala trek will end.
16 Days Itinerary Outline Langtang Ganjala Pass Trek
Kathmandu Arrival TIA (1310m) welcome by Himalayan Nepal Trek staff then Transfer to hotel on BB plan.
Kathmandu Sightseeing, meeting with staffs, trip briefing stay at star label hotel on BB plan.
Drive from Kathmandu to Syabru Besi 8 hours stay at Lodge.
Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel (2470m) 5 hours stay at Lodge.
Lama Hotel to Langtang village (3541m) 5 hours stay at Lodge.
Langtang Village to Kyangjing Gompa (3800m) 3hrs stay at Lodge.
Acclimatization Day, climb kyanjing Ri or Tserko Ri 5/6 hrs stay at Lodge.
Hike to Ngegang Kharka (4430m) 5/6 hrs stay at camp.
Climb Ganja La Pass (5106m), Descend to Keldang (4270m) 5/6 hrs stay at camp.
Keldang to Dukpu (4080m) 9hrs stay at camp.
Dukpu to Tarke Gyang (2743m) 7hrs stay at lodge.
Tarke Gyang to Kiul (1280m) 6hrs 5/6 hrs stay at Lodge.
Kiul to Patibhanjyang (1770m) 6hrs stay at Lodge.
Pati Bhanjyang to Sundarijal, Drive to Kathmadu 7hrs stay at star label hotel on BB plan.
Free Day in Kathmandu shopping stay at star label hotel on BB plan.
Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination.
TRIP HIGHLITS: BEST SEASON: Though there is no particular season as all the season are favorable for trekking to Nepal. We would suggest during atom season it would be best to travel between end of September to end of November and during spring beginning of January to April last week. Beside himalayan Nepal trek welcomes you anytime. LODGING: Accommodation is most in hospitality industry; especially during trek, accommodation plays an vital role to make the trip flexible. We Himalayan Nepal Trek being part of Hospitality industry we regard our guest as a part of Family and provide them with comfort. Therefore, we provide star level hotel in Katmandu. We respect the choice of our guest and provide service, which facilitates them. During trek though we cannot find star level hotels our guest will have beautiful lodges with twin sharing bed and also can find attach WC(bathroom) but then lodges will charge extra for it. Lodges will have wooden parketing system for making ambience warm. Overall accommodation to Everest Region trek is comfortable. FOODING: There is quotation “one cannot think well, sleep well, if one has not dined well” that is why Himalayan Nepal Focus on providing guest with best quality food. In kathmandu there can be found verities of food as there are many Chinese and continental restaurants.Beside in Thamail and Durbarmarg guest can enjoy food like Korean cuisine, Thai, Japanese, and Italian and last but not the least Nepali Dal Bhat and it goes same during trek too. OUR CREW: We have more then 150 staffs working together to bound our company we work together to achieve our goal. We have experienced trekking, peak climbing, expedition guides and hardworking porters, assistant guides, cook who works hard for the success of our guest’s destination. EQUIPMENTS: Equipment plays vital role during trek. Without equipment, a successful trek cannot be imagined so we request our guest to carry only need able equipments, which will be carried by our potential porters. Equipments include down jacket, trouser Ti-shirt, boot, knife, walking steak, light sleeping bag, sunglass, gloves, suns cream, warm socks, head light, wind proof jacket etc. we provide our staff with their need able equipments for more information visit http://www.himalayannepaltrek.com/trekking-equipments.html
SAFTEY AND SECURITY: Prevention is better than cure this is most famous quotation and Himalayan Nepal Trek follows it with all heart. Guest is our responsibility and we work hard to fulfill our responsibility.we take first aid kit, oxygen bag and we make emergency rescue helicopter ready in case of an emmergency.we focus on acclimatization days so that we can prevent our guest from altitude sickness. We also provide Gamow bag and satellite phone in case of Need. ECO FRIENDLY: Environment is where we live we care about the place we stay then why not to the place we trek. Himalayan Nepal Trek focused on keeping environment clean we practice the quotation just leave your foot prints behind. We also take part in KEP Kathmandu Environmental Education and suggest our guest to protect our environment and stop global warming. HELPING HAND: Helping Hands are holier then praying lips. Profit orientation is not only our priority we do help the children from different places in Nepal through our profit because education leads to enlightens we help orphans and differently able people to meet their need.We are engaged in volunteering which can be also helpful to people in rural area. NOTE: Days in itinerary are always flexible. The service we provide will be according to guest desire so guest has any query can question us without hesitation. Trekking in Himalayas are always challenging there might be unexpected health problem or natural challenges In such case guest are requested to co-operate their guides.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1310m)
Once you arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, you will proceed through custom and visa formalities and then representative from Himalayan Nepal Trek Pvt. Ltd. will receive you. You will be transferred to the luxurious hotel in Kathmandu with Bed and Breakfast plan. You will get briefing regarding your trek package and then enjoy the delicious meal before spending your night in a hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing, meeting with staffs, trip briefing
Early in the morning, meet with staffs and get trip briefing from the guide. You will be provided with half day Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour during which you will visit UNESCO enlisted cultural heritage sites of Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath and Pashupatinath. Drive to Bhaktapur Durbar Square and enjoy the views of 55- window palace, Golden Gate, Nyatapol Temple and Pottery Square and return to hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabru Besi/ Syabrubesi 8 hours
Leave Kathmandu and head north- west. Drive along Rani Ban (Queen Forest) and pursue the slithering road with views of forested hills, strawberry farms and mountains. Stop by Trishuli Bazaar for lunch. Follow gravel road to Dhunche. Continue further to Syabrubesi for overnight stay.
Day 04: Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel (2470m) 5 hours
Langtang Valley trek begins on 3rd day. Follow the descending trail from Syabrubesi and walk along moraines to Ghopche Khola. Cross the suspension bridge to reach landslide area. Walking cautiously from the area, head towards Rimche (2400m). Cross bamboo woods and arrive at Lama Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 05: Lama Hotel to Langtang village (3541m) 5 hours
Cross the maples, pine and rhododendron forest. Enjoy the bird view. Exiting from the forest, reach Gumanchok (2800m). Following the ascending trail, arrive at Ghora Tabela (2970m). Lower down to Thangshyap (3140m) and continue walking to Langtang Village. The Hadquarter of Langtang National Park is located in Langtang village. Enjoy the view of Langtang Lirung Mountain.
Day 06: Langtang Village to Kyangjing Gompa (3800m) 3hrs
Couple of hours of ascend from Langtang Valley will take us to Sindum and Yamphu villages. Walking past tiny Yamphu village, we will cross Laja River and climb the ridge. Enjoy scenic views of Kyanjin Gompa and icefall from Lirung and Kinshung and lower down to Kyanjin Gompa monastery (3900m).
Day 07: Acclimatization Day, climb kyanjing Ri or Tserko Ri
A day of rest at Kyangjin Gompa is recommended before retracing route back to Syabrubesi. You can visit government operated cheese factory. Next alternative is to climb Tserkuri/ Tserko Ri. The scenic peak offers views of Langtang Ri, Dorje Lakpa, Langtang Lirung and other peaks and mountains from Tibet and Nepal. Next alternative is to climb Kyangjin Ri.
Day 08: Hike to Ngegang Kharka (4430m)
Begin to walk from Langtang River. Climb from the river to the top of hill. Traverse the forest of rhododendron and juniper and arrive at Ngegang Kharka. This is the land of meadow which is used as grazing area by local cattle during winter season. Enjoy the vast expanse of meadow and proceed through Ngegang Kharka to the base of Ganja La Pass.
Day09: Climb Ganja La Pass (5106m), Descend to Keldang (4270m)
This is the most difficult part of trek. Conquer the Ganjala Pass by climbing through the steep slopes. The route is scenic with decorated prayer flags. Ascend the snowy slope and reach the top of Ganjala Pass. Enjoy the view of northern Langtang range and other surrounding mountains of Nepal and Tibet and descend to Yangri Khola Valley. We will cross the meadow before reaching Keldang.
Day 10: Keldang to Dukpu (4080m) 9hrs
Early in the morning after breakfast, we will Leave Keldang and take the lowering route. Moving through few ascending and descending trails, we will pass through sporadic villages and enter the valley. Continuing to walk further, we will reach the tiny village of Dukpu.
Day 11: Dukpu to Tarke Gyang (2743m) 7hrs
We will leave Dukpu and choose the descending trail. We will arrive at the top of small pass in couple of hours. Enjoying the views of mountains and surrounding, we will descend from the pass and traverse the spruce and rhododendron forest to reach Tarke Gyang. This is a village of Sherpa ethnics.
Day 12: Tarke Gyang to Kiul (1280m) 6hrs
Descending from Tarkegyang, we will follow the trail that stretches along the eastern side of valley. Traverse the forest area and walk along path lined with chortens and mani walls to arrive at Kakani. Brief descend from Kakani will lead us to Kiul.
Day 13: Kiul to Patibhanjyang (1770m) 6hrs
Leaving Kiul early in the morning after breakfast, we will lower down through forest to Patibhanjyang. Patibhanjyang is largely inhabited by people of Brahmin and Chhetri ethnics. Agriculture is the chief occupation.
Day 14: Pati Bhanjyang to Sundarijal, Drive to Kathmadu 7hrs
Follow the descending trail to Chisopani. This is one the famous viewpoint in Sundarijal area. Enjoy the scenic mountain views and reach Borlang Bhanjyang (2440m). Move further to Army Check Post. Walking further, arrive at Mulkharka (1800m). Continue walking to Sundarijal (1300m). An hour of bus journey from Sundarijal will take us to Kathmandu.
Day 15: Free Day
You can spend the day on your own. Go for shopping in Thamel or you can also choose any of the day tour packages. Farewell dinner will be served in the evening with typical Nepali culture.
Day 16: Departure!!!
After last minute preparation, you will be accompanied to Tribhuvan International Airport 3hours before the scheduled flight. Safe Journey!!!
Airport Pick-up and drop off
Entry Permit Fee for Langtang National Park fee
Trekking guide, porters and other staffs salarry
All ground transportation
Three board meals (B.L.D.) during trekking
Accommodation in Kathmandu
TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management Systems)
All government tax
Trekking equipment any type of personal expenses such as Alcoholic Beverage drinks,phone and Laundry.
Emergency Rescue and Travel Insurance.Trip Cancellation cost accident or Health, Loss Theft or Damage and personal effects. we Advice you to take out personal Travel Insurance.
Tips and Gratuities.
Any entry fee temple, monastery, museuma
Duration: 16 Days Accomodation: Camping and Lodge Altitude Height : 5106 M. Seasons : October- November and March- April Type: Classic + adventureActivities : Trekking No. of Pax : 1 to aboveMaximum Access : 30 kg per porter Starts From : Syabru Besi