Yala Peak Climbing
Yala Peak Climbing
Yala Peak Climbing is an easy and non-technical climbing peak of Nepal which is situated inside the periphery of the amazing Langtang National Park. Langtang Trekking region acts as the nearest Himalayan region from Kathmandu which lies north of this historical capital city.
Yala Peak trekking is the fantastic mountaineering trip in Nepal for beginners who aim to experience mountaineering excursion in Nepal. The breathtaking journey towards Yala Peak begins from Syabrubesi and follows the same trail as that of Langtang Helambu Trekking until Kyanjin Gompa. Then, the trail ascends towards the Yala Base Camp and the right next day, the climbing begins. On the same day, the destination( Yala Peak summit) is reached and returned back to the base camp of Yala Peak.
The surprising views of Shishapangma(8012m) and Gangchempo (6388m) from the top of Yala peak and beautiful Langtang Valley with rich culture and Tamang villages are the major highlights of Yala Peak Climbing.
Yala Peak Climbing Itinerary:
Day 1: Kathmandu Arrival (1334m)
Day 2: Drive to Syabrubesi.(1420m)
Day 3: Trek to Lama Hotel.(2470m)
Day 4: Trek to Langtang Village.(3430m)
Day 5: Trek to KyanjinGompa.(3730m.)
Day 6: Trek to KyanjinGompa.(3730m.)
Day 7: Trek to Trek to Yala Peak Base Camp(4800 meters)
Day 9: Climb Yala Peak summit(5500 meters)and return to Base Camp
Day 10: Reserve day for bad weather
Day 11: Trek to Yala Base Camp to GhoraTabela(3050 meters)
Day 12: Trek to GhoraTabela to ThuloSyabru(2200 meters)
Day 13: Trek to ThuloSyabru to Dhunche(1950 meters)
Day 14: Drive back to Kathmandu by bus
Day 16: Fly back home
Day 1:Kathmandu.(1334m.)- Upon your arrival in Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu aAsia Exploration representative will be there for your warm welcome and help you to transfer you to the hotel. Take rest, get refreshed from jetlag. In evening you will be joining a welcome dinner with Asia Exploration Team. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2:Syabrubesi.(1420m.)- Set off to Syabrubesi. On the way you will offer with superb views of green hills and small villages. We cross Trishuli Bazar, Betrawati and then Dhunche before reaching Syabrubesi. It takes 9 hours approx. drive to reach Syabrubesi. Stay overnight at Syabrubesi.
Day 3:Lama Hotel.(2470m.)- From Syabrubesi the trails first descends where we walk through woods. Starting day of our trekking, from Syabrubesi the trail first descends then turns northwards, passing through woods, sometimes filled with monkeys. A ascending trail brings us to a junction with the trail from ThuloSyabru. The region is deciduous, rich in birdlife and home to the extremely elusive red panda. (aprox.6hrs)
Day 4:Langtang Village.(3430m.)- Take steep up trail and follow the LangtangKhola to climb GhoraTabela which gives a glimpse of Mount LangtangLirung. From there continue the trekking pass Thangshep valley before reaching Langtang. It taks approx. 6 hours to reach Langtang. Langtang is a beautiful village which looks like Tibetan settlement. Stay overnight at one of the teahouse.
Day 5:KyanjinGompa.(3730m.)- A short trekking day. From Langtang we follow beautiful stream and cross the yak pastures. Along the way today we also pass some small but beautiful Tamang villages including Mundu and Sindum before leading us to KyanjinGompa. KyanjinGompa offers the stunning views of Langtang range and LanghisaHimal. Stay overnight at teahouse.
Day 6:KyanjinGompa.(3730m.)- A rest day in KyanjinGompa. After breakfast hike up to TserkoRi (5,000 m) for mesmerizing views of Langtang range, Kinshung, YansaTsenji and also watch Lirung Glacier. After lunch, visit Yak cheese factory and taste fresh yak cheese. Enjoy your day. Overnight at teahouse
Day 7: Trek to Yala Peak Base Camp(4800 meters)- From Kyanjingompa take ascent trail and pass some pasture before reaching Yala Peak Base Camp. Reach Base camp and set tent for overnight.
Day 9: Yala Peak summit(5500 meters)and return to Base Camp- We start climbing early morning.The climb to the summit is relatively easy compared to other peaks. Once we are on the top we can enjoy the magnificent views of Shishapangma, DorjeLakpa, Ganchenpo, Naya Kang, TserkoRi, LangtangLirung and other neighboring mountain. After then we return back to base camp for overnight.
Day 10: Reserve day for bad weather- One extra day is scheduled into our itinerary in case our summit attempt gets disrupted by bad weather.
Day 11: Yala Base Camp to GhoraTabela(3050 meters)- After our successful summit of Yala Peak, we leave the base camp and drop down to the more fertile and inhabited lands above Langtang Valley. The trek is long but steady as we head to GhoraTabela.
Day 12: GhoraTabela to ThuloSyabru(2200 meters)- From GhoraTabela we descend down and pass some beautiful Tamang villages and farming lands where we can see farmers working in the field and trek to Syabru. We get glimpses of mountains almost all the day way back to Syabru. Overnight.
Day 13: ThuloSyabru to Dhunche(1950 meters)- We take descent trail and trek back to Dhunche. This will be the last day in Langtang region. Stay overnight in Dhunche.
Day 14: Dhunche drive back to Kathmandu by bus- Travel back to Kathmandu overland viewing wonderful green hills. In evening join farewell dinner organized by Asia Exploration Team. Overnight.
Day 16: Fly back home- We will transfer you to the airport for your return flight home. We hope to see you again in Nepal.