Yala Peak Climbing is one of the lowest trekking peaks and the easiest in Nepal Yala peak is situated north from Kathmandu in Langtang Himalaya range near the border of Tibet at the elevation of 5732 meters. Along with peak climbing Yala Peak Climbing also offers a wonderful trekking in the Langtang Valley.
The trip starts drive from Kathmandu to Syabru Bensi and then trek up the valley for establishing a high camp at 4800m from where we make our summit bid. After an alpine start under stars, we are on the summit by late morning, you will have stunning views of Langtang Lirung (7246m), Lenpo Gang (7083m), Dorje Lakpa ( 6990m) and mighty Shishapangma ( 8027m) with amazing views into Tibet.
Yala peak climbing is mountaineering trip that goes through the Langtang National Park. It is prosperous with natural scenes, stunning landscapes, red blooming rhododendron along with Snow Leopard and Red Panda in the fauna. Kyanjin Monastery (3900m) is a popular Buddhists pilgrimage spot, where climbers wish to visit it before peak climbing. The yala peak base camp lies at Yala Kharka (4600m) on the Yak grazing meadow.
Day1: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to the hotel
After arrival at Tribhuvan international airport Kathmandu, The representative of Nepal Highpoint Trekking. will help you to take you to your respective hotels and will brief you about your daily activities.
Day 2: Preparation for the Program and sightseeing tour of Kathmandu
After breakfast, we start our visiting sites tour in Kathmandu valley. You will visit Pashupatinath Temple (Hindu temple), Swayambhunath temple (Buddist temple), UNESCO World Heritage sites. After you return to your hotel, you will have time to explore the local area, have dinner stay overnight at hotel.
Day 3 : Drive to Syabrubesi – (1400m) – 7hrs Drive
Today after breakfast you’ll start the day boarding a bus to Syabru Bensi from Kathmandu. Syabrubesi is the traditional gateway to Langtang and Gosaikunda. We will pass through Trisuli River and from the bank of the river we can see the fascinating view of white snow capped mountains like Mt. Annapurna II, Manasalu, Ganesh Himal, and other minor peaks along the route and as well as green scenery of hillock, rivers, and village. Syabru Besi is a cool place, overnight at the lodge on a full board meal.
Day 4: Trek to Lama Hotel – (2470m) – 6hrs Trek
Early in the morning we start walk, crosses through the Bhote Koshi River flowing down from Tibet and following the Langtang Khola It keeps up to Rimche through Bamboo where we follow the bank of Langtang river, you can stop at Rimche for overnight at Rimche (2400m) because of good views. On this route can be seen bears, Monkeys & red pandas. Overnight at lodge on full board.
Day 5 : Trek to Langtang Village – (3430m) – 6hrs Trek
This day is continuous walking day that starts with a gentle climb, but it soon becomes steeper, climbing through wild forests of hemlocks, oaks, maples, and white and pink rhododendrons high above the Langtang Khola. Glimpse of snow-capped peaks starts appearing along with a fleeting view of Mt. Langtang Lirung (7244m) through the trees. The trail leads to a log bridge, and on climbing further, we come across lush meadows of Ghora Tabela (2992m).
We start walking after breakfast, it is an easy & short day trek. It takes about three to four hours. After crossing several small streams with wooden cantilever bridges and moraines, you can finally see the monastery of Kyanjin Gompa and the dramatic icefall flowing from the peaks of Langtang Lirung and Kimshung. This is a really beautiful valley & where plenty of the explore sights. Stay overnight at the lodge.
Day 7 : This is Acclimatization Day
This day is rest day, we take rest and plan for climbing. While you are here you may want to explore the local area. At Kyanjing, we will visit the Cheese factory & monastery too & you can buy cheese. It is possible to climb the small hill to the north of the village at the height of about 14,107ft/4m. Overnight at lodge on full board meal.
Day8 : Trek to Yala Peak Base Camp – (5033m) – 6hrs Trek
Today we will reach the Yala base camp, which is 6 hrs walk from Kyangjin Gompa. From the Base camp, we can see the view of mountains like Naya kanga, Tserko RI, Yala Peak Ganchempo etc. And Overnight at Camp.
Day9 : Summit Yala Peak – (5732m) – 7hrs Trek
Wow! Celebration day, we wake up early in the morning after breakfast, we start Yala Peak summit, we can see the fascinating views of Dorje Lakpa, Naya kanga, Tserko – Ri, Shisapang, Ganchenpo, Langtang Lirung, and many other Tibetan mountains. After having some rest, we return to the Kyanjin Gompa and stay overnight.
Day 10 : Trek back to Lama Hotel – (2470m) – 5hrs Trek
We will trek back to Lama hotel and stay overnight.
Day 11 : Trek back to Syabrubesi – (1400) – 5hrs Trek
Trek back to Syabrubesi and stay overnight at the hotel.
Day12 : Drive back to Kathmandu
Early morning after your breakfast we drives back to Kathmandu and transferred to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 13 : Rest day and shopping day
You can do shopping various Nepalese cultural stuff on this day and take a rest. And stay overnight in a hotel.
Day14 : Departure Day
Today is your departure day, we will drop you to the International airport to catch your flight back to your home and pray for your Safe journey. or plan for the next trip as per your wish.
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Airport Pick up and Drop as per itinerary by private car/van
All the standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during the trekking period.
Peak Climbing permit fee
Local Guesthouse accommodation during trek and tented accommodation in the climbing period
Experience and helpful trekking guide during the trek and friendless porters
Expert climbing guide
First aid medical kit
Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, medicine for all staff
Round trip domestic airfare as per itinerary
General climbing equipment (rope, ice-crew, snow bar, etc.)
TIMS card fees – Trekking Information Management System
All the government tax
Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu Hotel
Your Travel Insurance
Personal climbing equipment
Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry.
Tips for Trekking guide, porters, Drivers
Any other expenses which are not mentioned in the Price Include section
IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS AND ITEMS
Valid passport, 2 extra passport size photos, airline tickets
Separate photocopies of passport, visa form (easily obtained at Kathmandu airport), proof of insurance
Dollars, pounds or Euros in cash for purchasing Nepalese visa at Kathmandu airport, for paying for restaurants and hotels, for gratuities, snacks, and to purchase your own drinks and gifts
Credit cards, Bank/ATM/Cash machine cards for withdrawing funds from cash machines (bring a photocopy of your cards), traveler’s checks, etc.