Naya Kanga Peak Climbing

  • 16 days
  • Challenging
  • 5844 m

Naya Kanga (Ganja La Chuli) (5,844 m) is the marvelous looking peak to the south of Kyanjin Gompa, the destination village of the popular Langtang Trek. The summit of Naya Kanga offers stunning views of the peaks surrounding the Langtang Valley and into Tibet. Because of the accessibility of Langtang from Kathmandu, Langtang is a great choice for a short climbing trip.

The standard route to the summit is via the north-east ridge. The climb is mostly straightforward, however there is one rather steep section where belaying is necessary. Approaching the route on the trail across the Ganja La, it crosses the direct pass from Langtang to Helambu. The climb can be incorporated into a crossing of the pass and it can be done with two camps. The first is Ganja La base camp, which lies about 500 meters above Kyanjin Gompa and the second is a high camp at around 4,900 meters.

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 1 Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu (1,350m/4,428ft). Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.

Welcome by our office representative at the airport and transfer you to hotel. Briefly explanation about the program

Day 2 Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1550m)-6/7 hrs. Overnight at Lodge/Tea House.

Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi by private air conditioned vehicle, the starting point of the trek. Behind Trisuli Bazaar, the road is tricky because of the grubby road. During the travel you will pass through many small villages, you catch a glimpse of Ganesh Himal, terraces, and green hills as well.

Day 3 Day 03: Trek from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel (2380m)-6 hrs. Overnight at Lodge/ Tea House.

Trek from Syabru Besi to Lama Hotel which takes about five and half hours. The first part of the trail crosses through Bhote Koshi and follows the Langtang River. This trail is gradual ascent up to Bamboo passing through the landslide. Afterward, you trek down gently to Rimche through Bamboo which lies at the bank of Langtang River. Today you walk through rhododendron, oak and bamboo forests.

Day 4 Day 04: Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang Village (3430m)-6/7 hrs. Overnight at Lodge/Tea House.

Today we trek to our next point, Langtang village (3430m.) via Ghore Tabela takes about six hours. The trip decends towards a steep forest slope of the River-Langtang River. As you continue climbing there are occasional glimpses of Langtang Lirung between the trees. At Ghora Tabela [3000m], the trail emerges from the forest. The trail continues to climb gently and the valley widens, passing a few temporary settlements used by herders who bring their livestock to graze in the high pastures during the summer months. There is a monastery, which you can visit shortly before arriving at the village of Langtang, the headquarters of the Langtang National Park.

Day 5 Day 05: Trek from Langtang Village to Kyangin Gompa (3870m) – 4hrs. Overnight at Lodge/Tea House.

Today after breakfast, you will leave beautiful Langtang Village and start your trek for around three to four hours to visit Kyanjing Gompa. Kyanjin Gompa is the last destination of your trekking at an altitude of 3870m from sea level. The trail climbs gradually through small villages and yak pastures as the valley opens out further and the views become more extensive. After crossing several small streams and moraines, the trail reaches the settlement at Kyangjin. From here you will have beautiful views of Mt Ganchempo and Mt. Langtang Lirung. You will visit surrounding area like Yak Cheese Factory, Kyanjin Monastery, and local houses.

Day 6 Day 06: Acclimatization at Kyanjin Gompa. Overnight at Lodge/Tea house.
Day 7 Day 07: Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Naya Kanga Base camp (4400m). Overnight at Teahouse/Lodge.
Day 8 Day 08: Trek from Naya Kanga Base Camp to High Camp (5000 m). Overnight at Tea house/Lodge.
Day 9 Day 09: Summit of Naya Kanga (5844 m) and back to base camp. Overnight at Tea house/Lodge.
Day 10 Day 10: Trek back to Kyanjin Gompa. Overnight at Tea house/ Lodge.
Day 11 Day 11: Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Lama Hotel. Overnight aTea houset/ Lodge.

Today, you retract to Lama Hotel. Trek to Lama Hotel from Kyangin Gompa to Lama Hotel takes about six hours. From Kyangjin you retrace your route, following the Langtang Khola to Langtang village and on to Ghora Tabela. All the way downhill but you will see fantastic views of towering mountain what you have missed on the way up After lunch, you continue the steep descent to Lama Hotel.

Day 12 Day 12: Trek from Lama hotel to Syabru Besi. Overnight at Tea house/ Lodge.

We head towards Syabrubesi after breakfast in the morning. We follow the same route that we trekked to reach Lama Hotel. From Lama Hotel we cross the forests, the suspension bridge over the Bhote Koshi and to arrive at Syabru Besi. With the arrival at Syabru Besi the trek to Langtang region end. Overnight at Syabrubesi.

Day 13 Day 13: Drive back to Kathmandu (1300m)-6/7 hrs. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu

After Breakfast at the Lodge we depart from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu which takes about 7 to 8 hours. On your way to Kathmandu you get to catch a glimpse of Annapurna, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu and several peaks of Langtang range and green hills as well.

Day 14 Day 14: Final Departure

Trip ends, return back to your hometown taking with you the best memories of a lifetime…………..

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