Private & Group Tour
Situated to the north of Kathmandu in the beautiful Langtang Valley, Yala Peak (5,732m) is one of the most beautiful and easier peaks to climb. Langtang Region of Nepal is close to the Nepal-Tibet border, allowing a fascinating influence and traditions unique to the mountain people. The summit offers amazing good views of mountains of Nepal and Tibet including Langtang Lirung(7,246m), Lenpo Gang (7083m), Ganesh Himal, Naya Kanga, Dorje Lakpa (6990m), Gangchempo (6388m), Shishapangma( 8027m), etc. The Yala Peak climb is not much technical thus prior climbing experience is not required. However, previous climbing or trekking experience and a good level of fitness is an advantage. The adventure trip to Yala Peak climbing goes through the Langtang National Park which gives you amazing natural scenes, spectacular landscapes, historical monasteries red blooming rhododendron along with exploration of endangered species including Snow Leopard, Red Panda, etc. The months of September to November and March to July are the best months for this adventure.
Yala Peak Climbing is the best choice for those who wish to stand on a Himalayan peak but have a limited amount of time, experience and budget available. We begin the journey with a scenic drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi which takes about 5 hours drive. We go through dazzling Langtang Valley to Kyanjin Gompa (3,800m) and explore the history and culture of the region. Kyanjun Gompa is located below Langtang Lirung (7,246m) which is the famous refreshing point for trekkers in this region with picturesque surroundings. Then we head towards Yala Peak via Yala Base Camp. Taking your feet in the summit of Yala Peak is an achievement for a lifetime. After enjoying the best of Yala Peak, we descend to Syabru Besi and drive back to Kathmandu.
During Tashi Yala Peak Climbing, you'll get typically traditional meals including standard breakfast, lunch, and dinner which includes Nepali Dal, Bhat, and Vegetables which are the most popular dish. Teahouses provide cookies, soft drinks, chocolate, French fries, and even seasonable fruits. The teahouses of remote areas will provide delicious and hygienic food options menu for trekkers. There will be bread, cereal, egg, porridge, varieties of rice and noodles dishes with tasty soup, pizza, burger, as well as seasonable vegetables, burgers, etc will be for lunch and dinner. In climbing days, we'll provide a cooking crew who'll provide the best and fresh food for you throughout the camping journey.
Accommodation will be in a remote area of tea houses in Nepal most of the time. Trekkers will be provided a normal, clean, and functional twin sharing accommodation room. You will be provided with single-sized beds with sheets, blankets, and pillows and an extra blanket or single room can be provided upon request. For extra comfort, you can bring a camping mat/thermarest- which is your personal choice. As you go to a higher altitude, you may not find teahouses. Our team will provide camp to stay overnight. We'll spend nights in Camp until the availability of guesthouses.
Welcome to Nepal. Upon your arrival at the international airport, our airport representative will be waiting for you at the airport terminal who will greet you and transfer you to the hotel. After reaching the hotel, you can rest, visit the local market of Thamel and taste street food and spend overnight at the hotel in Thamel.
Kathmandu Valley sightseeing day allows you to visit historical sites in Kathmandu valley including historical Kathmandu Durbar Square, famous Hindu temple Pashupatinath, tall Boudhanath and famous Swayambhunath Stupa. Then we go back to the hotel or buy trekking gear in the local market of Thamel. Overnight at Thamel.
Early morning journey after breakfast takes you to north out of Kathmandu driving through scenic terraces, green hills, foothills and ridgeline vistas to Syabru Besi passing through Dhunche. We pass along the bank of Trishuli river and also will get a glimpse of Ganesh Himal. Overnight stay at Syabrubesi.
Our trail continues with several ups and downs through oak and rhododendron forests and also cross a bridge over the Langtang Khola. Then we take a steep trail which will lead us to the Lama Hotel for overnight stay.
The trek starts gently ascending above the Langtang Khola and proceeds towards the steep trail. On the way to Langtang, we'll get to see the most exotic sights of Langtang Lirung standing at 7,246m. We reach Langtang Gaun via Ghoda Tabela for an overnight stay.
In Langtang, you'll see flat Tibetan style houses, lodges and cultivated lands yielding potatoes, wheat, turnips, barley, etc. Today we'll hike up to Kyanjin Gompa through Yak pastures and traditional villages of Muna to Singdun. Overnight at Kyanjin Gompa.
This is an acclimatization day at Kyanjin Gompa. We'll also hike to Tserko Ri at 4,985m which offers the spectacular views of high mountain ranges, ringed with glaciers, huge moraines, etc. Then we descend back to Kyanjin Gompa for an overnight stay.
The trek continues along the rocky glacier trail and you can enjoy the views of Naya Kang, Ganchenpo, Tserko Ri, Yala peak and others on the way to Yala Base Camp. Overnight stay at Yala Base Camp.
Before you head towards the summit of Yala Peak, you need proper training and knowledge about climbing techniques. Our expert guides and a climbing expert will guide you in every step and teach you how to use climbing equipment. Overnight at Base Camp.
Here comes the day to touch the summit of Yala Peak at 5,732m. Climb to Yala Peak is an interesting journey and from the summit, you can witness the high snow-capped peaks of both Nepal and Tibet side including, Lenpo Gang (7083m), Gangchempo (6388m), Shishapangma( 8027m), Ganesh Himal, Naya Kanga, Dorje Lakpa (6990m). We descend back to Kyanjin Gompa for an overnight stay.
After breakfast, we take a route back to Lama Hotel following the same trail through several ups and downs. Overnight at Lama Hotel.
The journey starts with a gradual walk to the valley crossing the Langtang Khola just before the village of Bamboo. We proceed towards Sybrubesi through a forest of Bamboo, pine, and several terraced fields. You'll also see the local cheese factory and gompas along the way. Overnight at a lodge in Sybrubesi.
On the final day of Yala Peak Climbing, we drive back to the busy Kathmandu valley and after arriving at the capital city, we'll bid you farewell and help you to reach your next destination.
Climbing part included.
Published: Sep 20, 2021