Ganja-La Pass Trek - 15 Days



Extending its vast surrounding in the northwest region of Kathmandu valley in Langtang Region of Rasuwa district, Ganja La Pass trekking is truly a phenomenal place for avid travelers. Langtang Ganja La Pass Trekking is truly remarkable as is offers snowy uncluttered glaciers, ancient religious rites and shows mountainous landscapes like Langtang Valley and Helambu Valley in raw form. Langtang Ganja La Pass Trek shows you the occupied paths of the Langtang region to the colonial trails of Helambu through the frosted Ganja La Pass (5130m) and enables you to be amid pristine nature unblemished with human interference. This place is truly phenomenal for spiritual people who wants to rest their heart in tranquility.



Langtang Ganja La Pass trek is one of the perfect places for those nature seeker who wants their trip to be charming adventurous and as well as unique. This region is naturally designed with the off beaten trail, spotlighting the Rasuwa district of Nepal. It dwells in the northern arena of the nation which has its closeness to the Langtang National stop. Admittedly, even the Langtang range is neighboring with Kathmandu valley, yet it is considered as untouched and undeveloped part of Nepal by modernity.

The uniqueness of this part is portrayed by the view of unmatchable characteristic prospects incorporating on your way. Usually, the Langtang Ganja la pass trek takes you to a different world containing a divine variety of flora and fauna which you’ll witness on your way. In all the more usually you get squandered on its attractive lives carriage and it’s extraordinarily planned high height prairie lands.

The escapade to Ganja la Pass trekking of Langtang Region inaugurates with a bus drive from Kathmandu to Sybrubesi. From Sybrubesi we will accompany the Langtang River to the east till we arrive at Kyanjing Gompa from where we can witness the picturesque view the mountains like Naya Kanga and Ponggen Dopku. Kyanjing Gompa is encompassed by Mt Langtang Lirung on the west, Dorje Lakpa, Urkeinmang, Loenpo Gang, and Kangchenpo on the north-east and Yala peak on the north. Kyanjing Gompa contains a small Buddhist monastery and a local cheese factory started where we can taste the mouth watery local cheese of Nepal.

The lovely hospitable people living in Langtang are primarily of Tibetan origin and they manifest themselves as Tamang or Gurung or Sherpa. People here praise the Buddhist religion so we can reveal various old Buddhist monasteries in the villages. At the end of the trekking after passing the Ganja la Pass, we will furthermore trek through some wonderful rice terraces and various startling Buddhist monasteries around the amusing villages of Tarkeghyang, Malemchigaon, and Sermathang and ultimately travel back to Kathmandu Valley.

Moreover, the sequence of green rhododendron and bamboo forests, exalted waterfalls, beautiful topography, and the snow-capped Himalayas affect the trek one of the most diverse and venturous treks near Kathmandu. This is a very lovely place if you are a travel connoisseur who has feelings for the resilient place far away from civilization touched with modernity. This will be your living paradise.

Outline Itinerary:

Day 1: Landing in national’s heart, Kathmandu (1,400 m).

Day 2: Exploring and Sightseeing Kathmandu Valley

Day 3: Drive from Kathmandu to beautiful Sybrubesi (2,380 m).

Day 4: Hike from Sybrubensi to hospitable Lama Hotel (2560m).

Day 5: Walk from Lama Hotel to amusing Langtang (2560m).

Day 6: Trek from Langtang to alluring Kyanjin Gompa (3,800 m).

Day 7: Acclimatization day/ Rest day

Day 8: Hike from Kyanjin Gompa to lovely Ngengang (4000m).

Day 9: Trek to  Keldang (5106m.) via Ganja-La Pass (5130m).

Day 10: Walk from Keldang towards phenomenal Dhukpa (4080m.)

Day 11: Trek from Dhukpa towards remarkable Tarkegyang (2740m).

Day 12: Hike from Tarkegyang to alluring Sermanthang (2621m).

Day 13: Tour from Sermanthang to special Kakani (2,030 m).

Day 14: Kakani – Melamchi Drive to Kathmandu (1,400 m)

Day 15: Departure to an International airport

Trip Highlights:

  • Lovely scenic ride from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi witnessing luring hills and rivers.
  • Witness the beautiful Langtang village and Kyanjiin Monastery.
  • Panoramic view of the mountain like Ganesh Himal from Kyanjin Ri.
  • Bold and venturous Ganja La Pass and alluring panoramic view from it.
  • Classic and significant Buddhist monasteries, stupas, shrines, and monuments.
  • The wilderness of diverse Flora and Fauna.
  • Observe the captivating wildlife like red panda, snow leopard, bear, musk deer, langur, etc.
  • Secluded natural classic Langtang valley dwelled by warm and welcoming people.
  • Original Yak Cheese factories, and astonishing Yolmo Culture.
  • Hit the culturally rich Tibetan village at Langtang an witness marvelous views of Langtang RI.
  • Wondrous Helambu Valley and hospitable inhabitants.


Day 1
Entry in Kathmandu

After arriving in the lovely capital if Nepal via Tribhuwan International Airport, our agents will be there to receive you and transfer you to one of the standard hotels of Kathmandu.

Day 2
Exploring and Sightseeing Kathmandu Valley.

You’ll have a very lovely gracious time by exploring some of the greatest cultural and historical heritages of Kathmandu. Have a very gracious time and prepare for your trekking by buying some of the crucial recommended gears.

Day 3
Drive from Kathmandu to beautiful Sybrubesi (2,380 m).

After having energizing breakfast, we’ll drive to Sybrubesi (2,380 m), a lovely village with primeval stone houses, passing by Trishuli Bazaar and Dhunche. The lovely green hills, hospitable settlements, and rivers, and the ever-smiling snowcapped peaks will be accompanying us. After riding on a bumpy and winding road, we arrive at the vicinity of Sybrubesi. Overnight in Sybrubesi.

Day 4
Hike from Sybrubensi to hospitable Lama Hotel (2560m)

Our lovely trek starts and continues along the route of Langtang River, and ascending continuously for an hour, we reach the new bridge. Crossing through Domen, we reach Bamboo village which calls for tasty lunch. The bamboo village entertains numerous guest houses, lovely gardens, and organic vegetable fields. After a sheer climb from Bamboo, we reach Rimche and continue our way to reach Lama Hotel. Overnight in Lama Hotel (2560m).

Day 5
Walk from Lama Hotel to amusing Langtang (3,550 m).

Next after having our energy-boosting breakfast at the hotel, we’ll devise Lama Hotel back to reach the lovely Langtang valley through Ghodatabela. We’ll be enfolded by the remarkable landscape of lush rhododendron forest, the lovely Langtang River, and the lovely sights of Mt Langtang Lirung. Climbing alongside Langtang River, we reach in Langtang village. It is the largest settlement in the region mostly dwelled by Tamang ethnics with ample tea houses. Overnight in Langtang.

Day 6
Trek from Langtang to alluring Kyanjin Gompa (3,800 m).

We walk through a vast meadow as we devise the Langtang valley through the largest Mani wall with inscribed prayers. After passing Palpha Khola, we will have the glimpses of a magnificent icefall emerging from the Langtang range. We converge towards windy trail through wooden bridges to finally reach Kyanjin Gompa, the most saintly monastery in the intact Langtang region. Overnight in Kyanjin.

Day 7
Acclimatization day/ Rest day.

It is the lovely exploration day of the trek where we rest adopting nature. We’ll travel to Kyanjin Gompa and the original local cheese factory as we explore the vivid vicinity of Kyanjin. We can fancy for a hike as well to Tserko-Ri, from where we can savor the breathtaking view of the Langtang range along with other smaller alluring peaks. Overnight in Kyanjin (3,800 m).

Day 8
Hike from Kyanjin Gompa to lovely Ngengang (4000m).

After farewelling Kyanjin Gompa, we’ll ascend through trails with scattered vegetation. We pass a suspension bridge above Langtang Khola and reach at Chhana Lake before entering Ngengang. Tiring walk amid the bare hills takes us Ngengang where we’ll rest for the night. Overnight in Ngengang.

Day 9
Trek from Ngegang towards astounding Keldang (5106m.) via Ganja-La Pass (5130m).

The energizing breakfast in Ngengang leads for our severe walk where we will join with Keldang via Ganja La Pass (5130m), which is concealed by snow throughout the year. Ngengang to Keldang is the most arduous part of the trip as we are obligated to walk through the frosty and slippery path. Upon passing Ganja La Pass, the highest point of the entire trek, we will descend on a sheer trail to reach Keldang. Overnight in Keldang.

Day 10
Walk from Keldang towards phenomenal Dhukpa (4080m.).

An early boosting breakfast calls for our trek to Dhukpa from Keldang. The path consists of many elevations and declination, descent towards the valley along the ridge, and a relaxed walk on the beautiful prairies that takes us to Dhukpa. Overnight in Dhukpa.

Day 11
Trek from Dhukpa towards remarkable Tarkegyang (2740m).

The day begins with our trek descending in the beginning, and subsequently making a steep climb to reach Yangri Peak. Hiking along with the lushly pine/ fir and dense rhododendron forest, we’ll reach Tarkegyang, an extended Sherpa village. We can explore the old monastery known as Gekye Gompa, in the evening, during the visit of the beautiful village. Overnight in Tarkegyang.

Day 12
Hike from Tarkegyang to alluring Sermanthang (2621m).

A tiring trek through two alluring places of Ghyangul and Chimighyang will eventually lead us to the majestic village for Sermanthang which has its fame for lovely culture and hospitable Sherpa people. The village assists evenly satisfying natural landscapes. You can spend your evening communicating with the charming locals. Overnight in Sermanthang.

Day 13
Day 13: Tour from Sermanthang to special Kakani (2,030 m).

We’ll kick start the day by energizing breakfast in Sermanthang. We will descend through the moraine with a scenic view of lovely Melamchi Bazaar until we arrive at Chautara ultimately. After trekking through forested trails loaded with small monasteries, we arrive in Kakani. The vicinity of beautiful Kakani would be calling us to explore it. Overnight in Kakani.

Day 14
Trek from Kakani towards Melamchi Pul (846m.) and Ride back to Kathmandu (1,400 m).

The tracks descend through the graceful Chir pine forests and alluring fields to reach Melamchi Pul (Bridge). En route, we pass numerous small villages and temples before we drive from Melamchi Pul. By leaving the final stopped Melamchi Pul behind, we’ll drive back to Kathmandu valley relishing the panoramic countryside view. Upon arrival in Kathmandu, you’ll be shifted to a standard hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu.

Day 15
Departure to an International airport.

You’ll be heading back to your home by bidding farewell to Nepal and its amazing hospitable people. Make sure you open the suitcase of beautiful memories you cratered in Nepal.

Cost Included

  • Complimentary airport pick up and drop off
  • Complimentary welcome dinner
  • Two-night stay in a standard hotel in Kathmandu with Breakfast included (twin share basis)
  • All drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi.
  • All necessary special trekking permits for Ganja La Pass Trek permit, TIMS card, etc.
  • All accommodation during the trek
  • Langtang National park permit (optional)
  • Three meals a day during the trek
  • Fresh fruit each day if and when available
  • Complementary duffel bag/agency T-shirt
  • Government licensed and first-aid trained
  • Professional local guide who speaks English
  • First-aid kit
  • Staff insurance, meals, accommodation, equipment, transportation, etc.
  • Rescue arrangements if necessary
  • Agency service charge and government tax/VAT including airport tax
  • Certificate of achievement

Cost Excluded

  • International airfare and Nepal visa fee
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Riding horse along the trek
  • Personal Insurance, personal expenses, loss of property and theft, etc.
  • Sightseeing costs.
  • All liquors, snacks, and additional charges such as laundry, hot showers, battery charging, Wi-Fi, etc.
  • Gratitude and tips to staff

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Trip Facts

  • Tourist Vehicle
  • 1-10
  • 5130m.
  • Hotel and Tea House Lodges, Tented Camp
  • Hard
  • Kathmandu Airport
  • Kathmandu Airport
  • Autumn & Spring
  • Trained Trekking Guide
  • Trekking
  • 3 meals a day
  • English