Yala Peak Climbing

Duration
17 Days

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This one of the Nepal’s easier and non-technical trekking peak lies in Langtang Region, in the north of Katmandu. Prior climbing experience is not required though, previous outdoor experience and average level of fitness is recommended. 

From Katmandu we drive to Syabru Bensi then walking through the dense forest and traditional ethnic settlements we reach the wonderful base camp of Yala peak, where the views of Lantang Lirung (7246m), Lenpo Gang (7083m), Dorje Lakpa (6990m) and mighty Shishapangma (8027m) in Tibetan side are stunning. 

US$ 1680 Per Person


Langtang Valley trek and Yala Peak Climbing Itinerary

Day1: Arrive Kathmandu and transfers to Hotel
Day2: Sightseeing day in Kathmandu includes Hindu temple Pashupatinath  
(A UNESCO world heritage site), a Monkey temple Swoyambhunath
Kathmandu Durbar Square or Patan
Day3: Drive, Kathmandu / Syabru Besi (1450m)
Day4: Syabru Bensi / Lama Hotel (2480m)
Day5: Lama Hotel / Ghora tabela (2950m)
Day6: Ghora tabela/ Langtang valley (3541m)
Day7: Langtang valley / Kyangjin Gompa (3900m)
Day8: Acclimatization day in Kyangjing Gompa
Day9: Kyangjin Gompa / Yala Base Camp (5033 m.) /Camping
Day10: Summit and back to Kyangjin Gompa
Day11: Kyangjin Gompa / Ghora tabela
Day12: Ghora Tabela / Syabru Besi
Day13: Syabru Besi / Kathmandu
Day14: Free- day in Kathmandu
Day15: Departure from Kathmandu

 

The Cost Includes

-   All necessary Airport, Hotel transfers
-    Hotel in Kathmandu in Normal Nice Hotel including Bed and Breakfast
-    Sightseeing Transportation in Kathmandu
-    Sightseeing Guide fee
-    Sightseeing Entrance fee
-    Langtang National Park Permit
-    Yala Peak Climbing Permit
-    Food and Accommodation during the trekking/climbing period for both  
Member and Guide                                                                 
-   Trekking /Climbing Guide salary
-   Equipment allowance for the Climbing Guide
-   Porter salary during the trekking
-   Group climbing equipment (Like tent, sleeping bags…. etc)-   

Fare well Dinner

-Insurance for Nepali Staffs

 

The Cost Excludes

-   Alcoholic Drinks and Beverages
-   Meals in Kathmandu
-   Emergency Medical Evacuation
-   Personal Equipment and expenses
-   Tips

 

Day1: Arrival in Kathmandu
You will be met at the airport and transferred to the hotel, Yala Peak climbing briefing with officially arrangements, overnight at Kathmandu hotel.

Day2: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
Full day sightseeing in Kathmandu includes Hindu temple Pashupatinath (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), Monkey temple the Swoyambhunath, Kathmandu Durbar Sauare and also visit Patan)

Day3: Drive, Kathmandu / Syabru Besi
Drive from Kathmandu, which    takes about 7 hrs. On the way we have to passes through Tirsuli River and from the bank of river we can see the fascinating view of Himal, Mt.Manaslu, terraces and beautiful green hills. Syabru Besi is a cool place, overnight in Syabru Besi.

Day4: Syabru Bensi / Lama Hotel (2480m)
Today we have to trek from Syabru Besi to Lama Hotel. The trail goes through the landslide area. We have to passes through Tibetan refugee camp, Bamboo and Rimche. If we are lucky may be we can also see Red Pandas, Monkeys and Bears on the way.

Day5: Lama Hotel / Ghora Tabela
The trail goes through forest of oaks, rhododendron, and hemlock towards Ghora tabela. The literal meaning of Ghora tabela means Horse stable. In Ghora tabela we can see the army camp also, overnight in Ghora tabela.

Day6: Ghora Tabela/ Langtang Valley
Today our trail goes from Ghora tabela to Langtang valley. The beautiful Langtang valley is surrounded by mountains. From the Langtang valley we can see the panoramic view of near Mountain and you can also explore the culture of the people. We can also see wood houses and yak grazing pastures in Langtang. The houses are of Tibetan style, which is surrounded by stonewalls enclosing fields where buckwheat, potatoes, wheat, turnips and barley are planted.       

Day7: Langtang valley / Kyangjin Gompa (3900m)
It takes about 4 hrs from Langtang valley to Kyangjin.The walking way is very interesting and on the way you can see the panoramic view of Kyangjin Ri, Tserjo Ri, Ganga, Langshisa- Ri, Naya Kang etc.

Day8: Acclimatization day in Kyangjing Gompa
Today is the rest day in Kyangjing Gompa. Early morning hiking in the Kyanjin - Ri (4773m) which may be interesting for you. After having lunch we can visit the Buddhist Monastery and Cheese factory.

Day9: Kyangjin Gompa / Yala Base Camp (5033 m.) /Camping
It takes about 6 hrs to reach Yala Base Camp from Kyangjin Gompa. From the Base camp we can see the view of mountains like Naya kang, Tserko RI, Yala Peak Ganchempo etc.

Day10: Summit (5500m) and back to Kyangjin Gompa
Today we trek to the summit of Yala Peak and from the Summit of Yala Peak we can see the fascinating view of Dorje Lakpa, Naya kang, Tserko -  Ri, Shisapang, Ganchenpo, Langtang Lirung and many other Tibetan mountains also.

Day11: Kyangjin Gompa / Ghora Tabela (3050m)
Today our trail goes from Kyangjin Gompa back to Ghora tabela.

Day12: Ghora Tabela / Syabru Besi: Today is the last day of our trekking and our trail ends in the Syabru Besi. On the way we can see fascinating view of Mountains and green hills and we have to passes through Lama and Sherpa village, overnight in Syabru Besi.

Day13: Syabru Besi / Kathmandu
Today we drive back to Kathmandu and it takes about 7 hours.

Day14: Free day- walking tour around Kathmandu/followed by farewell dinner
Today is the free day for you and you can have shopping this day. In the evening there will be farewell dinner with cultural show.

Day15: Departure from Kathmandu
Today is the final departure date from Kathmandu towards your own country with superb memories of trekking in Nepal.

 Cost Includes

-   All necessary Airport, Hotel transfers
-    Hotel in Kathmandu in Normal Nice Hotel including Bed and Breakfast
-    Sightseeing Transportation in Kathmandu
-    Sightseeing Guide fee
-    Sightseeing Entrance fee
-    Langtang National Park Permit
-    Yala Peak Climbing Permit
-    Food and Accommodation during the trekking/climbing period for both  
Member and Guide                                                                 
-   Trekking /Climbing Guide salary
-   Equipment allowance for the Climbing Guide
-   Porter salary during the trekking
-   Group climbing equipment (Like tent, sleeping bags…. etc)-   

Fare well Dinner

-Insurance for Nepali Staffs

 

 
The Cost Excludes

-   Alcoholic Drinks and Beverages
-   Meals in Kathmandu
-   Emergency Medical Evacuation
-   Personal Equipment and expenses
-   Tips
Check List
  • Reading/writing material
  • First-aid kit; should contain lip salve, Aspirin, Band Aids, anti-histamine, Imodium or similar tablets for mild cases of diarrhea
  • Re-hydration powder, extra prescription drugs you may be taking if any particular
  • Wet wipes for cleaning can be purchased in Kathmandu.
  • Health requirements arranged
  • Money: cash/credit card
  • Down Sleeping bag provided by Mountain Mart Trek in Kathmandu 
  • Light weight Towel
  • Day pack (25-30 liter) to carry your personal needs during the day
  • Torch/flashlight - headlamp style is ideal
  • Insect repellent, sunscreen and lip balm
  • Refillable water bottle - Min 1 Liter Aluminum or Nalgene polypropylene are best
  • Warm Hat
  • Sunhat/bandana
  • Sunglasses
  • Gloves - wool or fleeced and gore tex
  • Scarf
  • Bag Liners to waterproof your bags (A duffel bag is provided to each trekker for trekking by MMT in Kathmandu)
  • Sewing Kit
  • Wind and waterproof Jacket & Pants
  • Comfortable and sturdy walking shoes (worn frequently prior to departure)
  • Socks: thick wool blend and thin cotton to be worn in combination - ensure boots fit such combination
  • Running shoes or sandals for evening
  • Wool jumper/sweater/fleece. Lightweight during summer, 1 heavyweight or 2 lightweights during winter months.
  • T Shirts 2 or 3
  • Shirt - Long Sleeved
  • Pants - lightweight long trousers (jeans are unsuitable)
  • Thermals upper and lower
  • Extra warm clothing during winter (December to March) layered clothing - thermals.
 
 

Trip's Quick Facts

Duration: 17 Days
Accomodation: Tea House
Seasons : March-May and sep to dec
Type: Moderate
Activities : Trekking & Climbing
No. of Pax : from 2 Person above
Starts From : Kathamandu
Ends at : kathamandu

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