Langtang Valley with Ganja La Pass Trekking 14 Days
Off the beaten trail with a little bit of ice climbing and Snow walking; Ganja La Pass Trek is challenging trekking in Langtang region of Nepal. This itinerary for Langtang trekking can be considered less popular trekking trail in Nepal.
Relatively a small high pass of 5105m “Ganja lapass” connects Langtang Valley and Helambu trekking region. Ganja La Pass trekking is suitable for those people who are seeking for thrill and adventure trekking. If you love adventure and off the beaten part of the mountains, Ganja La Pass Trek can be a good choice for your Nepal trekking. Ganja La Pass trekking connects to the historic village called Tarke Ghyang. This place is famous as Sherpa settlement. Sherpa here are same tribes of Sherpa as from Everest region. And their history written from centuries ago reminds of Tibetan people on these local village of Langtang. Another interesting village of Ganja La Pass Trek route is, Tarke Ghyang village. This village has a Buddhist temple built many years ago in Tibetan architect.This Monastery is believed to be built by Tibetan Lama. This reflects a clear history of relation between Nepali culture with Tibetan and relates life of people with each-other. Apart from the cultural part, we can explore all the Himalayan range of both Helambu region as well as Langtangregion. As Ganja la pass trekking route pass along Langtang valley trekking trail, 360 degree view of Himalaya can be witnessed even before the pass. View point like Tshergu ri or Kyanjing village has complete panoramic view of the mountain. This trekking follows the trekking trail all along the Langtang river valley before crossing over the Ganja La pass. So most of the mountains of Langtang region of Nepal are seen. Mt Langtang Lirun, Mt Dorje Lakpa, Mt Yubra are some of the mountain which can be seen from the region. However, from the top of the pass, we can see mountains from Everest region & few mountains from Manaslu region.