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Yala Peak Climbing 14 Days

Price Start
USD 950  Per Person
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Activity Level

Trekking, Mountain Climbing and Kathmandu City Tour ?

Group Size
2+10
Trip Code:
Yala222
Accommodation:
Teahouse+Camping
Maximum Altitude:
5,500m
Season:
February- May, September-December
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Destination:
Yala Peak
Duration:
14
Grade:
Moderate
Transportation:
Private Vehicle/Bus
Trip Attraction:

Yala Peak, Lamjung Valley

No of People Price
1-2 1150
3-4 1050
6+ 950

Trip Highlights

Yala Peak Climbing

 

Get a chance to climb Yala Peak (5,500 m).

Explore the area around Langtang National Park.

Spend some peaceful time around the Flora and fauna of Nepal.

Exploration of Nepali cultural values.

Interact with locals of Nepal and learn about the cultures and history there. 

The trail to Yala Peak

Yala Peak takes you to explore the great Himalayas near the  Tibetan border. These 14 days of pure fun, showcase some of the best trails known to mankind. With adventures and nature-filled within every corner, this trail stuns many. The trek starts from Syabrubesi as you take a drive from Kathmandu.

The trek starts from there as you trek through Langtang to reach the famous Kyanjin Gompa. Moreover, from here you will be ascending to the Yala Peak Base Camp around the 7th-day mark. Therefore, settling in at the Base Camp for acclimatization, you will be summiting the peak in the next few days. Thus, the descent starts from the same trail, as in just 2 days you will reach Syabrubesi. From there you will drive back to Kathmandu ending this journey.

Overview of Yala Peak Climbing

Yala Peak Climbing is a great trip to explore the Himalayan region of Nepal. The Yala Mountain lies near the Tibetian border, glancing at the Tibetian plateau.

Besides, it is one of the short mountains climbs for mountaineering enthusiasts. You will explore mother nature profoundly through this trip, walking through forests around the flora and fauna of Nepal. 

The trek to Yala is a 14-day tour, and we offer an economical package. You will be taken care of under the guidance of trekking and tourism experts. We dedicate ourselves to providing our guests with a secure and adventurous travel experience. So, we ensure your great time here in Nepal. 

The beautiful trip will begin once you reach Kathmandu. First, we will drive to Syabrubesi, where we will start walking toward our destination. The trail to Yala will show you incredible mountains, forests, rivers, birds, and cattle sights. 

You will also come across paths that lead to Langtang National Park and Kyanjin Gompa. Moreover, Kyanjin Gompa was named after an ancient monastery. You can explore Buddhist culture there and learn about their religious values. Moreover, you will have a peaceful time meditating and communicating with the monks here. The views are equally fascinating as we limb higher.

Along with Yala Peak (5,500 m), you will get a view of Mt. Lantang Lirung (7,234 m), Mt. Dorje Lakapa (6,966 m), and Mt. Shishapangma (8,027 m).

And finally, you will reach Yala Base Camp, where you will see the astounding view of Yala Peak at 5,500 meters. Overall, Yala Peak Climbing is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. Don’t miss it!

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Yala Peak Climbing

Itinerary

On the first day of your trip, you arrive at the Tribhuwan International Airport. We will receive you from Tribhuwan International Airport. From here, we will drop you at your comfy hotel, where you can get refreshed. You can also explore the nightlights of the city.

Accommodation:
Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude:
1,400m
Meals:
Breakfast

The following day, we will take you sightseeing in the Kathmandu Valley. We will only be able to cover the major tourist attraction sights. You will be fascinated by the historical and religious heritage sites like Pashupatinath, Swayambhunath, Bauddhanath, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, and many more.

Accommodation:
Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude:
1,310m
Meals:
Breakfast

Today, we will drive North to Syabrubesi in a private vehicle. The journey is of 8 hours and will take you to higher altitudes in the region. You will explore many local Nepali cultures on your way and the topographical diversity of the country.

Accommodation:
Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude:
1,462m
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Now, you will officially start trekking toward Yala Peak. Our first walking destination is Lama Hotel at 2,500 meters altitude. The highlights of this day are the Langtang river and the beautiful rhododendron forest.

Accommodation:
Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude:
2,500m
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

The following day, we will head to our next destination, Langtang Village. Our trail goes through Gumanechowk, coming across beautiful sights of Yaks grazing. 

As we move forward, we will get the views of the mountain more closely, and it keeps getting more beautiful. We will stay overnight in Langtang Village.

 

Accommodation:
Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude:
3,307m
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

We will start trekking toward Yala Peak Base Camp from Kyanjin Gompa today. You can expect our trail to be rocky, and we will walk through pastures. By the end of the day, we will be camping at the Base camp and enjoying our time. 

Accommodation:
Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude:
3,798m
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

We will start trekking toward Yala Peak Base Camp from Kyanjin Gompa today. You can expect our trail to be rocky, and we will walk through pastures. By the end of the day, we will be camping at the Base camp and enjoying our time.

Accommodation:
Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude:
4,940m
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

We have yet to make preparations for our coming climb to Yala Peak. So, we will take this day to prepare and adjust our bodies to the increasing altitude and changing climate.

Accommodation:
Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude:
4,940m
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Finally, we will pack our bags and commence our climb to Yala Peak. It is a short climb compared to other mountain climbs. Moreover, we will see astounding views of Mt. Lirung, Mt. Dorje Lakpa, Mt Shishapangma, and many more mountains. 

After the mountain climb, we will descend to Kyanjin Gompa. Furthermore, we will stay overnight there.

Accommodation:
Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude:
5,500m
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

We are on our returning trail now. Our trail goes back to the route toward Lama Hotel. We will stay overnight here and relax.

Accommodation:
Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude:
2,500m
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

On this day, we will descend to Syabrubesi through the returning trail. The mountains seem far away and go away from sight as we reach the end.

Accommodation:
Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude:
1,462m
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Our trek ends here, and now we will drive back to Kathmandu. The drive will be at the same interval as before. In 8 hours, you will be relaxing in your hotel room.

Accommodation:
Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude:
1,310m
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

After successful mountain climbing, you deserve a day to yourself. On this day, you will spend your time in Kathmandu city. Moreover, you can explore the culture and have fun.

Accommodation:
Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude:
1,310m
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Finally, you will go home with beautiful memories and fun moments. We will drop you at the airport according to your scheduled flight. We will say our goodbyes and wish you luck on other adventurous journeys.

Accommodation:
Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude:
1,310m
Meals:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Price & Dates

What's Included

  • All ground transfers, airport pickup / drop by private vehicle.
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunches & Dinner with Tea/Coffee) During the Trek & Climbing
  • All Guesthouse, Lodge/Tented Accommodation during the Trek and Climb
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu
  • English speaking trekking guide and climbing
  • Yala Peak climbing (Royalty) permit and Langtang National park fees
  • Tents, camping equipment, fixed climbing ropes and group climbing equipment
  • National Park / Conservation Area Permit Fees
  • Garbage fees / a comprehensive medical kit
  • All GOVT local taxes
  • Welcome or Farewell Dinner

What's Not Included

  • All International Airfares / Airport Taxes.
  • Expenses of personal nature such as bar bill, laundry bill, telephone bill, tips and etc.
  • Personal medical and travel insurance.
  • Helicopter Rescue & Evacuation - If needed.

Did You Know?

~ Yala Peak lies in the Langtang Region near the Tibetan border.

~ The highest point of Langtang Valley is Kyanjin Ri at 4,773m.

~ Syabrubesi is known as the gateway to the Langtang Valley trail.

~ You can view mountains like Langtang Lirung, Dorje Lakpa, Loenpo Gang, and Changbu from the Langtang Valley.

~ The best time to visit Langtang is from March to May and September to November.

What is the best time of year to climb Yala Peak, and why?

Choosing the time of the year may be a difference between summiting the peak and not summiting. The best season is regarded to be the pre-monsoon season which lasts from March to May and post Monsoon season which lasts from October to November. These are the months with the best views and ideal conditions. The temperatures are mild, skies are clear with the best possible views. With the weather being stable, it will be easier to summit and trek this tricky trail.

What is the level of difficulty for climbing Yala Peak, and what kind of experience and training is required?

Yala Peak is considered to be a moderately difficult peak to climb. Situated at an elevation of 5,520 meters, which is a big deal. The Climbers should be physically fit and must have prior trekking experience. However, technical climbing skills are not required, but the use of basic climbing equipment such as crampons, ropes, and ice axes are used. Acclimatization and prior trekking experience is a must while attempting to climb the Yala Peak.

What kind of gear and equipment do I need for Yala Peak climbing, and where can I rent or purchase them?

Even though not required advanced trekking gear and types of equipment to climb the Yala Peak. There are some basics that you must carry while Yala Peak Climbing. This includes essentials such as:

  • Proper clothing
  • Good Trekking boots
  • Crampons
  • Ice axe
  • Harness
  • Ropes
  • Helmet
  • Sleeping bag

Booking a trip with Nepal Lion Tours, we will be providing you will all the equipment that you require while trekking and climbing the Yala Peak.

How much does it cost to climb Yala Peak, and what are the factors that affect the price?

The cost of Climbing the Yala Peak depends upon various factors, such as the trekking agency, the service provided, the length of the trek, and the season you trek. However, on average a 14 days trek to Yala Peak will cost you around $1,300 to $1,600 USD per person. Thus, with Nepal Lion Treks, this price can be affected by factors like the service provided, and the number of climbers.

What kind of accommodation and food options are available during the Yala Peak climbing trip?

Mostly, the trek takes you to some of the most rural places here in Nepal. You will be staying alone in a teahouse. Teahouses are a checkpoint that provides basic accommodation, including beds and meals. Some even provide services such as internet and hot showers, but they do come with an extra price tag. The food options here are limited, with the most popular being the Nepali dish dal bhat ( rice, lentil soup, and vegetables). It is recommended to bring some snacks and an energy bar for the climb.

What are the safety precautions and measures taken during the Yala Peak climbing trip?

Booking a trip with Nepal Lion Treks, our ultimate focus always goes toward the safety of our clients. Us providing experienced guides and porters, who are well-abled to handle emergency situations. These guides are well-trained for problems such as altitude sickness, rescue techniques, and first aid.

Trekkers are recommended to always follow their guides and take necessary precautions. Acclimatization and proper hydration are a must at such high altitudes.

How experienced are the guides and porters who lead the Yala Peak climbing expedition, and what kind of training do they receive?

Nepal Lion Treks provides you with a well-certified guide who is certified by the Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA) or the International Federation of Mountain Guides Association (IFMGA). With years of experience in this field, and knowing the terrain perfectly, we make sure they are capable of leading you to the peak and back in the safest way possible.

What kind of physical fitness level is required for Yala Peak climbing, and what are some training exercises that can help prepare for it?

Climbing Yeal Peak comes with great difficulty, with an average of 6-8 hours of walking per day. The path is full of steep ascents and descents. It is recommended that the trekkers have a prior trekking experience and are in a good level of physical fitness. Consulting a doctor before you take on this trek will be a wise thing to do. It is also important to acclimatize properly during the climb and to stay hydrated.

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