Naya Kanga Peak also known as Ganja La Chuli offers a moderate-level climb of Naya Kanga Peak Climbing (5863 meters) in the Langtang region of Nepal. The trek and Climb include several viewpoints that offer numerous opportunities for excellent vistas. Lang Sisha Kharka, Tsergo Ri, and the summit of Naya Kanga Peak (5863 meters) provide absolutely delightful views of many Himalayan ranges located in the central part of Nepal.
At the beginning and latter part of the trek, villages with terraced fields gradually followed by extended but diminished mountain ranges on the horizon is a frequent but very pleasing sight. Langtang (Ganja La Chuli) Naya Kanga Peak Climb passes through several lodges run by local families, offering an insight into the lives of people of the hilly region of the country.
Naya Kanga Peak Climbing Trip starts from Syabru Besi and immediately heads towards a narrow valley carved by Langtang Khola (River). After several tiny settlements with only clutches of tea houses, the valley widens up and reaches Langtang village en route to Kyanjin Gumpa. Kyanjin Gumpa offers an exciting climb to Tsergo Ri, one of the best viewpoints on the trek, and continually Naya Kanga is the next stop on the trek.
Naya Kanga Peak (5863 meters) is a popular trekking peak in Nepal situated in the Langtang region; rising to the west of Ganja La (5110 meters). The most important reward of Naya Kanga Peak is the spectacular views of Ganesh I (7422 meters), Langsisa Ri (6427 meters), Yubra (6035 meters), and Dorje Lhakpa (6966 meters). The views also include peaks in Tibet, with Shishapangma (8013 meters) being the most distinct.
Naya Kanga Peak is physically strenuous but is technically moderate, making it an interesting option for someone looking to start an adventure in the Himalayas. After Naya Kanga Peak Summit we Cross Ganja La Pass (5130 meters) leads to Helambu Valley. Helambu Valley has bigger and proper villages like Tarke Ghyang and Shermathang that lies en route to Melamchi Bazaar, the ending point of Langtang Valley Naya Kanga Peak Climbing and Ganja La Pass.
A representative from Visit Himalaya Treks Pvt. Ltd. trekking with the company’s display board will greet you outside the arrival terminal and transfer you to your Hotel.
A full day guided tour to several of historical and spiritual attractions enlisted under the World Heritage Sites. The trek leader will meet the group for a meeting and provide a detailed briefing on the trek. All the required information regarding the trek would be provided.
After breakfast, a private vehicle (car/bus) will pick you at your hotel. We drive to Syabru Besi via Dhunche. After Dhunche, the drive continues on a secondary road. It takes around 8 hours to reach Syabru Besi.
The trek starts with an ascent through a forests and passes through Bamboo and Rimche and closely follows Langtang River till Rimche. A brief climb leads to Lama Hotel ending the first day’s trek. (5 hours)
A gradual climb continues throughout the day and passes through a couple of teahouses at Ghoda Tabela. Slowly but steadily the trek enters the valley and ends at Langtang Village. (5 hours)
The trek continues to travel further in the valley with the valley getting narrower towards the end of the day. But a small and brief climb once again takes the trek into the more wider valley and Kyanjin Gompa is right at the start of this valley. The day is relatively short as the trek enters into higher elevations. Langtang Lirung (7227 meters) towers above the valley and provides a spectacular scenery. (4 hours)
The day can be used to explore the area and for acclimatization. A morning climb of Tsergo Ri (5033 meters) provides stunning mountain panoramas that includes Shishapangma (8013 meters), Dorje Lhakpa (6966 meters), Langtang Lirung (7227 meters). Afternoon can be enjoyed by visiting old monastery of the village or the lakes nearby the village.
From Kyanjin Gompa, the trek finally leaves the valley heads into the narrow valley leading to Ganja La. A steep climb for the most of the day leads to Naya Kanga Base Camp. After Kyanjin Gompa, there are no more lodges or village until the pass is crossed. (5-6 hours)
The trek climbs further higher into the valley to the Naya Kanga peak High Camp. (4 hours) and set up high Camp.
The push for the summit starts very early in the morning, mostly it starts before or around 3 a.m. in the morning. The climbing guide will fix all the safety lines wherever necessary and will be close taking care of you. A steep long ascent finally ends at the top and after a short stay at the top to enjoy the panorama of mountains that includes Langtang Lirung (7227 meters) and Yubra (6035 meters), we head back to Naya Kanga High Camp. (8-9 hours)
This spare day can be used in case of bad weather on the day of the summit attempt. This day can also be used as an extra day for acclimatization.
An early morning start is a must on days crossing a high pass. The day starts has a long steep ascent until top of the of the pass follows. The pass always has snow and ice at the top and extra attention (but no technical climbing) is required at these places. A brief stop at Ganja La to enjoy all the surrounding mountains of the valleys left behind is followed by a steep drop, which only ends at Keldang. (7-8 hours)
The day once again introduces the trek back into green and lush valley and also includes small but stunning views of mountains of the Nepal Tibet border. (6 hours)
A climb in the morning leads to viewpoint from where a brief section of Annapurna Range can be viewed. After the viewpoint, it is a steep descent through the forests of pine and rhododendrons to Tarkeghyang, one of the bigger settlements of the valley. (6 hours)
A relatively easy terrain follows, passing along with some small rivers flowing through forests and ends at Shermathang. (6 hours)
The trek continuously loses elevations and passes through terraced fields for most part of the day. After passing through several villages inhabited by diverse ethnic groups, the day and the trek ends at Melamchi Pul Bazaar about 3 hours and continue drive back to Kathmandu.
A representative from Visit Himalaya Treks Pvt. Ltd. will check your flight tickets and transfer you to the airport before two hours from your flight with a hope of seeing you again in the future.
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