The settlement is situated at a height of 2700-3000 meters above the sea level. The temperature in summer ranges between 22-37 degree Celsius and in winter the temperature goes down to 12-15 degree Celsius.

Settlement Population

In terms of the population in the settlement, there are around 772 numbers of Tibetans in Gyalsa and about 1767 Tibetans in pakshing which makes for a total of 2539 Tibetans in total.

Facilities in the settlement

School Namgyal Middle School
Health facilities closed
Monastery 7 Monasteries
Old people’s home 2 Old People Home

Traveling Guide

Nearest Railway station Unavailable
Nearest Air port Kathmandu 7.6 kms
Bus and Taxi services Yes


Settlement Office
P.O. Box No. 4659,
Swayambhu, Lazimpat,
Kathmandu City