Kanga Naya Peak climbing known as (Ganja La Chuli) is in Lantang valley trek. This is one of the best trekking and climbing peaks in Langtang region where you can visit calm and scenic mountains as well as Tamang lifestyle. Explore traditional villages, Himalayan wildlife, climb small trekking peaks and visit stunning glaciers at comfortable elevations whilst trekking and climbing to Naya Kang Peak.
This is a strenuous peak climbing holidays. It requires basic climbing experience but not requiring that you have an extreme mountaineering experience. A good physical & mental conditioning with little technical climbing experience is helpful to join in Naya Kang Peak Climbing.
Mid September to November and March to May is the best time for Naya Kang Peak climbing. During the autumn the vegetation is lush after the rains of the monsoon and the air is clean and fresh and spring can be a little dusty but with pleasant & warm weather. December to February is good for visibility but cold in high altitude as well as Kathmandu too. Starting the rain from June and till the mid of the September and cloudy weather badly for visibility.
Naya Kanga Climbing is mainly a function of three things: the fact that you are on significant snow slopes for most of the journey above camp 1; some crevasses as you turn west below the Ganja La and finally the short ridge section to the summit. The summit can be gained in two days from Kyanjin with camp 1 at Branchen or Nyengang Kharka. Alternatively in three days with a second camp at Kangla Phedi just beow the Ganja La. Naya Kanga (Ganja La Chuli) is an attractive peak rising to the west of the Ganja La (5,122m). Ascending to Ganja La or the summit of Naya Kanga offer the spectacular panoramic views of mountains in Nepal and Tibet including Langshisa Ri (6,370m), Pemthang Ri (6,836m), Shisapangma (8,046m), Langtang Lirung (7,425m), Pemthang Kapro Ri (6,830m) and Langtang II (6,571m). The normal route of ascent to Naya Kanga is via the north - East Ridge over a line on ice and snow. We follow the route of Langtang trek to Kyangjin (3,749m) for the ascent of Naya Kanga.
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Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu
Upon arrival at Kathmandu airport, we welcome you with your name and transfer to hotel in Kathmandu. After time to get refreshed, bring you at head office and briefing about the program and settle down balance payment and overnight at Hotel.
Day 2: Rock climbing course in Kathmandu
You will be taken to 3 Km drive to the place called Balaju, a natural rock climbing spot for your climbing course before departure to Lukla, a day course will provide excellent opportunities to learn how to use rope, harness, Ice axe, crampons although keeps you physical fitness. Alternatively you can take a world heritage sightseeing for 3 places as desired inside Kathmandu valley. After return we’ll brief about trip and group meeting at office and back to hotel for overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 3: Kathmandu to Syabrubesi
This morning we’ll drive on a northern highway that twists and climbs over mountain ridges to the Trishuil valley for lunch and on to Syabru village for the overnight. The journey will take 8-9 hours through picturesque landscapes, mountain scenery and local villages. From Syabru we’ll have magnificent views of Mt. Ganesh Himal, Manasalu and Mt Kerung of Tibet. We’ll relax tonight at a local teahouse.
Day 4: Trek to Lama Hotel
After breakfast we start to walk own our pace and the trail ascends for around two hours through the forest followed by a climb of about an hour to reach Bamboo village (1,850m) where we’ll stop for lunch. This forested path with well stabilized trails and following the upstream and can be seen birds life around the bushes. Bee hives hanging on a cliff are another attraction for the travelers. From here we’ll again steeply climb through the bamboo forest to reach the Lama Hotel after 5-6 hrs walk where we’ll rest and overnight at a local teahouse.
Day 5: Trek to Langtang village
Today we’ll have a pleasant walk and follow the trail through rhododendron and pine forest for around three hours to reach Ghora Tabela where we’ll stop for lunch. This surrounding area dense wild habitat area and many small babblers & laughing thrush with lot of herbal can be found here. After lunch we’ll walk another three hours on the scenic trail takes us to Langtang village where we’ll relax for the evening.
Day 6: Trek to Kyanjing Gompa
After breakfast this morning we’ll leave the village and start our trek leisurely for around three to four hours to visit Kyanjing Gompa. From here we’ll also have beautiful views of Mt Ganchempo and Langtang Lirung. We’ll visit surrounding area like Yak cheese Factory, Monastery and local houses as we relax for the evening at teahouse.
Day 7: Rest day at Kyanjing Gompa
Today you may have full day of rest and relaxation at the surrounding area. We’ll be able to simply relax and enjoy the views or to explore the local area and prepare your gears and pack up all necessary equipments for the camp at base camp.
Day 8: Exercise hike to Cherko RI
Today, for your good exercise and for the good acclimatization we hike Cherko-ri, the best view point for the Himalayan scenery from where we can see the 360 degree view of Snow capped surrounding mountains and the Langtang valley. After a superb Himalayan view from Cherko RI we return back to hotel for overnight stop.
Day 9: Trek to Naya Kanga Base Camp
Today, after good acclimatization and fitness we ready to climb Naya Kanga base camp. After a breakfast at Kyanjin we pack up our all gears and start to walk through crossing the river and climb up to hill. Base camp just southern part from Kyanjing and it’s about 5-6 hrs where we’ll find small plateau for the camp where we’ll stay overnight at camp.
Day 10: Trek to High Camp
Today, we getting higher and start trek up to high camp. It is walking through the rocky path with lot of bolders and reaches glacier part where we set up our camp. We practice around the glacier for next day climb and Guide will teach you some methods/technique of climb and brief you details and overnight at camp.
Day 11: Summit Naya Kanga & to base camp
As instruction by your guide yesterday if the weather is perfect then early about 4 am we wake up and have a breakfast then ready to leave for achieve your dream on the top of summit. Guide will fix the ropes need to belay ropes to help on your guide. After a good teamwork we get to the top of Naya Kanga where from can be enjoy the best panoramic Himalayan view including Tibet part and after a great shoot back to base camp for overnight.
Day 12: Reserve day for conditional situation
This day we most kept for the reserve day for the unforeseen condition as weather problem or weakness then you can take this day as your reserve day and if earlier back then you can take the rest somewhere else around may be in Kyanjin Gompa or extends your days to Thulo Syabru village. This day may stay at camp or teahouse base on the condition.
Day 13: Trek back to Kyanjing Gompa
After great success of Himalayan expeditions we stroll back to Kyanjing for overnight at teahouse and special celebration with crews and other trekkers and overnight. Rest of the time relaxes at the hotel.
Day 14: Trek back to Lama Hotel
This morning we’ll retrace our steps somewhat as we head back from the Gompa. We have an easy downhill and pleasant walk through the rhododendron forest to Lama Hotel where we’ll rest for the night before continuing our return back to Syabru besi.
Day 15: Trek back to Syabru Besi
Today our trail leads again through bamboo & rhododendron forest where we may see the local wild boar as well as other animal and birdlife on return back to Syabru besi. It takes about a 5 hrs downhill and remaining time enjoys the place at small hot spring and surrounding Tamang heritage site. Guide will manage for the next day bus to Kathmandu.
Day 16: Drive back to Kathmandu
From here early morning we drive back to Kathmandu via same route and on arrival at Kathmandu, guide will transfer to hotel and rest at the hotel and overnight.
Day 17: Leisure day in Kathmandu
This pleasant day you may have full day at leisure at your own or can be extends your extra trip with us on additional cost or time to explore the Thamel for last day shopping and evening company will meet you for the farewell dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 18: Kathmandu Airport
Today is free or last minute shopping for souvenirs or gift to your family, friends or relatives for you until your departure flight/drive or to commence any extra trips or activities you may have booked with us. If departing, you’ll be transferred to the Kathmandu airport for your departure flight to your onwards destination.