Naya Kanga Peak Climbing - 17 Days

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PRICE PER PERSON

  • 1 PAX US$1807
  • 2 PAX US$1570
  • 3 PAX US$1532
  • 4 PAX US$1465
  • 5-10 PAX US$1447
  • 11-20 PAX US$1432
Price Per Person US$ 1432 All included Services

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TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

  • Breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding Himalayan peaks, including Langtang Lirung, Shishapangma, Gangchempo, Dorje Lakpa, and Langshisa Ri.
  • Experience the unique culture and lifestyle of the local people.
  • Thrilling trek through diverse landscapes, including dense forests, lush valleys, and high alpine meadows.
  • Cross suspension bridges, traverse rugged terrains, and encounter various flora and fauna along the way.
  • Involves steep snow slopes, icy sections, and some sections of rock scrambling.
  • Langtang National Park, where you can spot wildlife such as red pandas, Himalayan tahrs, and various bird species.
  • Encounter traditional Tamang and Sherpa villages.
  • Breathtaking sunrise and sunset views from the summit create lifelong memories.
  • Camping in remote and pristine locations, under starry skies.

Naya Kanga Peak Climbing Overview

Naya Kanga Peak, also known as Ganja La Chuli, is a popular trekking peak located in the Langtang region of Nepal. Standing at an elevation of 5,844 meters (19,164 feet), it offers a thrilling climbing experience for mountaineers. The mountains in Nepal and Tibet can still be seen in stunning detail from this area, which is more accessible than others.

From Naya Kanga’s summit, you can see Shisapangma (8013m), Langtang II (6571m), Pemthang Kapro Ri (6830m), Langtang Lirung (7425m), Langshisa Ri (6370m), Pemthang Ri (6836m), and Langtang Lirung (7425m) in addition to a number of other magnificent mountains in Nepal and Tibet.

The climbing journey to Naya Kanga Peak typically begins with a scenic drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi, followed by a trek through the beautiful Langtang Valley. The trek takes you through lush forests, terraced fields, and traditional Tamang and Sherpa villages, providing an opportunity to immerse yourself in the local culture and witness their way of life.

As you trek through the Langtang Valley, you’ll come across the village of Lama Hotel. This is a scenic resting point surrounded by lush forests and offers a serene environment to relax and enjoy the natural beauty of the region. Continuing along the trail, you’ll reach Langtang Village, one of the major settlements in the region. Langtang Village was severely affected by the 2015 earthquake, but it has been rebuilt. Take the opportunity to interact with the friendly locals and learn about their way of life.

Further up the trail, you’ll arrive at Kyanjin Gompa, a Buddhist monastery and the last village before heading towards Naya Kanga Base Camp. Explore the monastery, enjoy the panoramic mountain views, and take in the tranquility of the surroundings. Once you leave Kyanjin Gompa, you’ll make your way towards Naya Kanga Base Camp. This is where climbers set up their camps, rest, and prepare for the summit push. The Base Camp offers stunning views of the surrounding peaks and the glacier-covered landscape.

After acclimatization at the Base Camp, you’ll ascend further to High Camp. This campsite is strategically located closer to the summit, allowing climbers to make their final preparations before the summit bid.The highlight of the expedition is reaching the summit of Naya Kanga Peak. The climb involves navigating snow slopes and technical sections. Upon reaching the summit, you’ll be rewarded with breathtaking panoramic views of the Himalayas and a sense of accomplishment.

Biodiversity:

The Langtang region is known for its diverse biodiversity. As you trek towards Naya Kanga Peak, you’ll pass through beautiful forests of rhododendron, oak, pine, and bamboo. The region is home to various wildlife, including Himalayan black bears, red pandas, musk deer, snow leopards, and numerous bird species. The vegetation varies with the altitude, ranging from lush forests in the lower regions to alpine meadows and rocky terrain at higher elevations.

Culture:

The Langtang region is predominantly inhabited by the Tamang and Sherpa communities, who have their own unique cultures and traditions. As you trek through the local villages, you’ll have the opportunity to experience the warm hospitality of the local people. You can witness their traditional way of life, observe their farming practices, and interact with the locals. The cultural practices are influenced by Tibetan Buddhism, and you may come across monasteries, prayer flags, and chortens (Buddhist shrines) along the way.

Climate:

The climate in the Langtang region, including Naya Kanga Peak, varies depending on the season and altitude. Spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) are considered the best seasons for climbing Naya Kanga Peak. During these months, the weather is generally stable, with mild temperatures and clear skies. Daytime temperatures at lower elevations range from 10°C to 20°C (50°F to 68°F), while temperatures at higher altitudes can drop below freezing. However, it’s important to be prepared for temperature fluctuations and possible weather changes, including rain and snowfall, especially at higher elevations.

Difficulty Level:

Naya Kanga Peak climbing is considered a moderately challenging trekking peak in Nepal. It requires a good level of physical fitness and previous trekking experience. The climb involves some technical sections, including steep ascents, glacier crossings, and potentially icy terrain. Basic mountaineering skills, such as the use of crampons, ice axes, and rope techniques, are required. Altitude sickness can also be a concern, so proper acclimatization and a gradual ascent are crucial. Overall, Naya Kanga Peak climbing is suitable for experienced trekkers looking to take their mountaineering skills to the next level.

Duration:

The duration of Naya Kanga Peak climbing typically ranges from 18 to 20 days, depending on the specific itinerary and acclimatization needs. This duration includes the trek to and from the peak, acclimatization days, and the summit attempt. It’s important to allocate enough time for proper acclimatization to minimize the risk of altitude-related illnesses. The duration also allows for flexibility in case of adverse weather conditions or the need for additional rest days. It’s recommended to consult with experienced trekking companies or guides to determine the most suitable itinerary for Naya Kanga Peak climbing.

Equipments Needed:

Climbing Naya Kanga Peak requires specialized mountaineering equipment. Some essential equipment includes mountaineering boots, crampons, ice axes, climbing harness, helmet, ropes, carabiners, quickdraws, ascenders, descenders, prusik cords, trekking poles, warm clothing (layers, down jacket, thermal base layers), a sleeping bag suitable for cold temperatures, sunglasses, sunscreen, headlamp, gloves, gaiters, and a backpack. It’s important to have prior experience using this equipment and ensure that it is in good condition before embarking on the Naya Kanga Peak climb. Additionally, carrying a first aid kit, personal medications, and a communication device, such as a satellite phone or radio, is recommended for safety purposes.

Safety:

Safety is of utmost importance during Naya Kanga Peak climbing. It is highly recommended to climb with an experienced guide or a reputable trekking agency. They will provide necessary safety equipment, guidance, and support throughout the journey. It is important to follow their instructions, maintain proper acclimatization, and be prepared for any changes in weather conditions.

Accommodation:

When you choose “Touch the Himalayas” for your Naya Kanga Peak climbing adventure, we will arrange accommodation for you throughout the trek. Along the trekking route, you can expect to stay in teahouses or lodges. These establishments offer basic yet comfortable rooms with twin beds or bunk beds. The accommodation options may vary in terms of facilities and amenities, but we generally provide a warm and cozy place to rest after a day of trekking in the mountains.

Meals:

“Touch the Himalayas” ensures that trekkers are provided with meals throughout the climb. We offer three meals a day: breakfast, lunch, and dinner. These meals are typically served in the teahouses or lodges along the trekking route. The food options include a variety of local and international dishes, such as rice, noodles, soups, vegetables, lentils, meat (if available), bread, and tea/coffee. The meals are designed to provide sufficient energy and nutrition for trekkers undertaking the challenging climb.

Guides:

When climbing Naya Kanga Peak with “Touch the Himalayas,” we provide experienced guides to accompany you throughout the expedition. These guides are knowledgeable about the Naya Kanga Peak route, safety protocols, and climbing techniques. They assist with navigation, offer guidance on the technical sections of the climb, and ensure the overall safety and well-being of the climbers. The guides are typically experienced mountaineers with a good understanding of the local terrain and conditions.

Permits:

“Touch the Himalayas” assists trekkers in obtaining the necessary permits for Naya Kanga Peak climbing. These permits may include the Langtang National Park Entry Permit and the Climbing Permit for Naya Kanga Peak. We handle the paperwork and guide you through the permit application process to ensure all necessary permits are obtained before the expedition begins. These permits are essential to comply with the local regulations and support the conservation efforts in the region.

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Itinerary

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Day
01

Welcome at Tribhuvan International Airport, then transfer to your hotel.

Max. Altitude: 1,400m/4,593ft. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: 2/3 Star Hotel
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02
Max. Altitude: 1,400m/4,593ft. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: 2/3 stars hotel
Day
03
Max. Altitude: 1,503m / 4,931ft Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner Accommodation: Guest house/ Lodge
Day
04
Max. Altitude: 2,410m/7,906ft Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner Accommodation: Guest house/ Lodge
Day
05
Max. Altitude: 3,430m/ 11,253ft Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner Accommodation: Guest house/ Lodge
Day
06
Max. Altitude: 3830m/ 12,565ft Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner Accommodation: Guesthouse/Lodge
Day
07
Max. Altitude: 4,550m/14,927ft Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner Accommodation: Guesthouese/Lodge
Day
08
Max. Altitude: 4,850m/ 15,912ft Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner Accommodation: Guest house/Lodge
Day
09
Max. Altitude: 4,500m/ 14,763ft Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner Accommodation: Guest House/ Lodge
Day
10
Max. Altitude: 4,900m/ 16,076ft Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner Accommodation: Guest House/ Lodge
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11
Max. Altitude: 5,844m/ 19,173ft Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner Accommodation: Guest House/ Lodge
Day
12
Max. Altitude: 3,800m/12,467ft Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner Accommodation: Guest House/ Lodge
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13
Max. Altitude: 2,410m/ 7,906ft Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner Accommodation: Guest House/ Lodge
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14
Max. Altitude: 1,600m/ 5,249ft Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner Accommodation: Guest House/ Lodge
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15
Max. Altitude: 1,400m/4,593ft Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner Accommodation: Guest House/ Lodge
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16
Max. Altitude: 1,400m/4,593ft Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: 2/3 Star Hotel
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17
Max. Altitude: 1,400m/4,593ft Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: 2/3 Star hotel

Itinerary Note:

This itinerary is just the guide line, it can be changed (longer or shorter) as per our client's wishes, fitness, ground reality and weather condition. If you're not satisfied or have an alternative plan please feel free to discuss it with us By Clicking :- ASK QUESTION or COSTOMIZE YOUR TRIP.

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What's Included / Excluded

Cost Incluldes

  • Airport pick up and drop off by Car, jeep, Hiace or Bus. Depends on the number of arrives.
  • Complimentary welcome or farewell dinner according to the suitability of our client’s time.
  • Beginning two nights stay on arrival in Kathmandu in tourist standard hotel with breakfast included (twin share basis)
  • Internal transport and flight within Nepal as per the itinerary
  • All necessary trekking and area permit & fees, (National Park area special permit and TIMs cards).
  • OPTIONAL: Three meals a day during the trek (If of required, we provide meal during the trekking)
  • OPTIONAL: All accommodation during trek (If of required we arrange all accommodation)
  • An experienced, English-speaking, government-licensed, first aid trained trekking guide and assistant guide (5 trekkers: 1 assistant guide)
  • An expert local porters (2 trekkers: 1 porter)
  • Duffel bag, (to be returned after trip completion), complementary trekking maps. If needed down jacket and sleeping bag will be provided in rent.
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, Equipment, transport, food and accommodations
  • Rescue arrangements if necessary.
  • Basic First-aid kit (carried by trekking guide)
  • All government and local taxes for Trekking, Agency service charge and government tax/vat.
  • Achievement Certificate

Cost Excludes

  • International airfare and Nepal visa fee.
  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than in the scheduled itinerary
  • Personal insurance which covers medical, emergency evacuation, loss or theft of property.
  • Personal gears and equipment.
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, hot showers, battery charging, Wifi, etc
  • Entry fees and costs in sightseeing (temples, monasteries, etc)
  • Tips and gratitude provided to guide and porter.

Fixed Departure

September-23
October-23
November-23
December-23
March-24
April-24
May-24
September-24
October-24
November-24

Can't find trip as your Schedule Date?

  • Above mentioned departure dates “AVILABLE”‘ means these dates are currently open for bookings for the particular Trek. If the mentioned dates are not suitable with your preferred date, you can make your own private trip by clicking the box billow in the bottom.
  • A date “GUARANTEED” means that we give guarantees that the costumers will be able to start theirs trek on the specified date, regardless of whether the seats are fully booked or not.
  • “LIMITED”‘ Status refers to a type of seats booking for the trek, that has been certain seats available to book
  • In the status, “CLOSED” means that the Trekkers seats are fully booked and there are no more seats available for new booking. Trekkers may be put on a waitlist for a chance to get a seat if there are cancellations unless your are requested to plan your own private trip by clicking the box billow in the bottom.

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