Naya Kanga High Camp (4960m)
Mar- May & Sep - Dec
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Naya Kanga peak lies in the Langtang range west of Ganja La and situated at 5,846m from the sea level. Initially, it was known as Ganjala Chuli. Naya Kanga Peak resides in the, is famous among the climber for its difficult mountain climbing. The usual route of climbing is a trek through the Helambu region in order to ascend through the snow-covered northeast ridge. This is a perfect example of the site with easy access, but challenging mountainous climb, covered with snow. This challenge makes the Langtang region of the climb a perfect destination for the Mountaineers.
It could be an interesting peak for the new climbers to try out their skills in trekking. Located in Nepal it is considered to be the favorite spot for many avid climbers. Thus, perfect for those who want to get some experience in mountain climbing with the straight path, but challenging difficulty. The Naya Kanga Peak has its sheer beauty and magnificence for all the aspirants throughout the world.
The trekking trail has healthy forests of rhododendron, fir, blue and chirr pine and birch. The alpine wildlife such as leopard, musk deer, Himalayan black bear, rhesus and langur monkeys, and the endangered red panda can be encountered in the trail during the trek. The Langtang valley is surrounded by high peaks with great appeal. When the British mountaineer Bill Tillman described it as the most beautiful valley in the world, since then it has gained its popularity among the nature lovers. This valley is inhabited by people of Mongol origin, Known as the Tamangs.
Naya Kang peak is not as high as other peaks in the Himalayas but is considered difficult because of the technical skills required for climbing this peak. The normal route to this peak follows the snowy north-east ridge. The first climber of this peak is still unknown. The most important reward of climbing Naya Kang is the stunning view of Langtang Lirung (7246m), Lenpo Gang (7083m), Dorje Lakpa (6990m) and mighty Shishapangma (8027m) in Tibetan side. Easy access to the region and availability of several snow peaks scattered around for acclimatization make this region an ideal destination for mountaineers.
Naya Kanga Peak with its local name of Ganja La Chuli, lies in the Langtang region of Nepal. It is renowned as the most perfect mountainous landscape and is a part of the National park of Nepal. The National Park is full of heavy forestation of rhododendron, fir, blue and chirr pine and birch trees. The common sights of the fauna comprise of Leopard, Deer, Black Bear, Rhesus, and monkeys. Rarely, endangered species of Red Panda can also be seen in the deep areas of the forest. The national park is surrounded by Langtang valley and high peaks of a mesmerizing view. Bill Tillman, a British mountaineer, once described the Langtang valley to be the most beautiful valley in the world. It is highly attracted by the nature lovers throughout the world. The forest areas are quite famous for its alpine plants. The locals living in the valley belong to the Tamang Community of Tibetan origin.
Why Naya Kanga Peak Climbing
- Walking through lush rhododendron and bamboo forests, majestic waterfalls.
- Langtang village - the biggest Tamangs settlement rich in Tibetan culture.
- Panoramic view of Langtang Lirung, Shisha Pangma, Naya Kanga, Ponggen Dopku, Yala peak, Dorje Lakpa, Urkeinmang, Loenpo Gang and Kangchenpo.
- Traditions, culture, and hospitality of Tamang and Gurung community.
- The habitat of endangered species - Red Panda
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu
Day 02: Explore the city and prepare for the trek.
Day 03: Drive to Dhunche (1966m.)
Day 04: Trek to Syabru Gaon (2581m.)
Day 05: Trek to Lama Hotel (2470m.)
Day 06: Trek to Langtang village (3430m.)
Day 07: Trek to Kyangjin (3870m.)
Day 08: Rest day
Day 09: Trek to Nyengang Kharka (4430m.)
Day 10: Trek to Naya Kang High Camp (4960m.)
Day 11: Rest at Naya Kang High Camp.
Day 12: Trek to Kyangjin Gompa
Day 13: Trek back to Lama Hotel.
Day 14: Trek back from Lama Hotel to Syabru Besi
Day 15: Drive from Syabru Besi to Kathmandu by bus, which takes about nine hours.
Day 16: Departure from Kathmandu