Yala Peak Climbing
Yala peak is popular trekking peak in Langtang region which is 5500m high.. Yala peak is easy and suited for anyone with trekking experience but good physical fitness is required. Yala peak climbing trip in the Langtang valley north of Kathmandu. Yala peak climbing offers superb Himalayan views including the Lantang Lirung, Dorje lakpa, Ganesh Himal, Naya kanga peak, gangchempo, Shishapangma. Lantang valley trekking and yala peak climbing is one of the easy trekking route in Nepal and probably yala peak is easiest peak for climbing very closed from kathmandu valley.
Yala peak climbing start from Syabrubesi 7-8 driving from Kathmandu and spend 6 days hiking up the beautiful Langtang valley to Kyanjin Gompa at 3800 m. Kyanjin Gompa is situated below Langtang Lirung (7246 m) and we spend two days acclimatizing taking day-hikes in spectacular surroundings. We establish base camp on a meadow at 4800 m and climb Yala Peak the next day. The last 400 m is on ice so we will be using crampons, ice axe and rope. From the summit we can see Shishapangma (8046 m) and the fluted Gangchempo (6388 m). After summit the yala peak , Himalaya journey Treks and Expeditions professional trekking guide will take to you either direct trek to Dhunche or via Gosainkunda pass trekking to Helambu . Trekkers /Travelers can make Langtang ganja la pass trekking after summit the yala peak. .
Trekking & Yala Peak Climbing
Duration: 14 days
Max. Altitude: 5500m
Main Season : Sep - May
Accomodation:3 night in Kathmandu Hotel,8 night in Trekking Lodge & 2 night in Tent
Group Size: min 2 pax
# All ground Transportation by private vehicle
# Twin sharing accommodation at Kathmandu in 3 star hotel with breakfast
# sightseeing in Kathmandu
# Accommodation in lodge or tent during trek
# Meals (Breakfast, lunch, dinner) in trekking & camping
# High altitude tent, & high food at climbing
# Local fresh fruits like orange, apple, banana and grape etc.
# Down jacket, 4 seasonal sleeping bag
# Trekking map.
# All necessary paper work & Permits
# All cost for a Clear Sky Treks leader (First Aid and Eco trained & Government licensed holder English Speaking) and sherpa, a sherpa assistance leader(s) and assistance Trek leader help each individuals while on trek
# Salary, equipment, transportation & Insurance of Clear Sky Treks staff
# Portable Altitudes Chamber (PAC) for safety measures.
# Travel & Rescue arrangement.
# All government taxes.
# Farewell dinner
# Nepalese l Visa Fee (USD 40 for 30 Days)
# International airport departure taxes
# Excess baggage charges
# Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu
# Personal Mountaineering Gear
# Climbing royalty
# Climbing sherpa fee
# Garbage deposit
# Travel & Rescue insurance
# Personal expenses e.g. phone calls, laundry, bar bills & extra porters
# Tips for guides and porters
Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary, but as this is adventure travel in a remote mountain region we cannot guarantee it! Weather conditions and the health of trekkers can all contribute to changes. The guides and their Sherpa assistants will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if necessary.
Accommodation on the trek & Food
You will be accommodated in lodges during tea house trek & tent in camping trek . Typical food available for lunch and dinner is Nepali rice & lentils, pasta, potato dishes, soups or pizzas. Delicious pancakes, porridge, toast and eggs are the main breakfast fare, while tea, coffee and hot chocolate are always available. You will probably be pleasantly surprised at the variety of food at the lodges.
There are a lot of steep ascents and descents on the trek and a good level of fitness is required. Some days you may be required to walk up to six hours. Please note that the estimated walking time each day will vary according to the overall fitness of the group and weather conditions.
Footwear & Clothing: Bring well broken-in walking shoes, suitable for snow; thick socks, light socks, camp shoes; down or fiber filled waterproof jacket and pants; sweater or fleece jacket; underwear; warm and cotton or polypropylene pants or jeans; shirts and T-shirts; shorts; long underwear; wool hat; sun hat; gloves; bathing suit; comfortable track/gym suit.
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Arrival in Kathmandu airport and Hotel transfer
Upon your arrival in the Kathmandu airport (KTM), you will be greeted by a representative from Clear Sky Treks. After completing your custom formalities (Visa, etc), pick up your luggage and look for CST representative with Clear Sky Treks display board with your name(s) at the arrival gate who transfers you to Hotel. After check in and a brief rest, you might visit Clear Sky Treks office, meet other participants and our climbing leader and do some preparation for the trip.
Sightseeing and Preparation Day
After breakfast, we can enjoy a free day on our own or participate in a sightseeing program organized by CST. The sightseeing program is focused on to introduce some highlights and UNESCO World Heritage sites of Kathmandu such as Durbar square, Swoyambhunath, Pashupatinath and Bouddhanath. After some hours' sightseeing, we get to the office and get our equipments checked by the climbing leader, prepare things as per need, introduce with fellow participants, and after Himalayan Glacier Trekking briefs us about the trip, we get chance to ask questions we might have regarding the trip. Overnight at hotel. (B)
Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1503m)
We take 9hrs a scenic drive from Kathmandu along Trishuli River Valley to Sybrubensi(1503m) North of Kathmandu via Dhunche village; teahouse accommodation.
Sybrubensi to Lama Hotel (2480m/5.30hrs)
We trek 5hrs from Sybrubensi to Lama Hotel (2480m); we will walk along the Bhote Koshi and Langtang Khola via Bamboo, wich is famous for red Panda; teahouse accommodation.
Lama Hotel to Langtang Village (3400m/5hrs)
We trek 6hrs from Lama Hotel to Langtang(3430m) via Ghodatabela. At Ghodatabela (3000m), the trail emerges from the forest; teahouse accommodation.
Langtang Village to Kyanjing Gompa (3830m/3.30hrs)
We trek 5.5hrs from Lantang to Kyanjin Gumba (3830m); we should arrive at Kyanjin at lunchtime, giving us time to acclimatize and explore the area; teahouse accommodation.
We take acclimatizing rest at Kyanjin Gumba and visit the monastery and the cheese factory, walk up glaciers of Langtang Lirung or ascend Kyangjin Ri (4350m.) behind the village for a breathtaking panorama of the Langtang peaks; teahouse accommodation.
Kyanjing Gompa to Yala peak Base camp
We trek 7hrs from Kyanjin Gumba to Yala Peak Base Camp (4800m).
Bace Camp to Summit & Base camp
Early in the morning after breakfast we take 6hrs Yala Peak summit (5500m)trek and return to base camp (4800m).
Bace camp to Kyanjing Gompa (3830m)
We trek 5hrs from Yala Peak Base Camp to Kyanjin Gumba(3830m); teahouse accommodation.
Kyanjing to Lama Hotel
We trek 4hrs from Kyanjin Gumba to Lama Hotel (2480m); teahouse accommodation
Trek from Lama Hotel to Syabrubesi and it takes about five hours. The upper part of the trail is more beautiful for the panoramic view of mountains and green hill views. This path is broader and remains sunny through the different Shepra and Tamang villages. The first half part of the trail is gradually down and then the trail does steeply descent to the Syabru Besi (1600m.). There was run a project called Chilime Power Plant. The main inhabitants belong to Tamang community and they have adopted Tibetan lifestyle.
Drive from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu and it takes about eight hours. It is a pleasant drive back to Kathmandu with splendid views of hills, mountains, terraces and villages. You drive along the unpaved road till Betrawati and you begin to follow narrow well paved road.
All too soon it's time to bid Nepal farewell and one realizes that we can never be intimate, only acquainted with this amazing adventure kingdom