• Duration 14 Days / 13 Nights
  • Price from $1199 / person
  • Difficulty Level Moderate
  • Max Altitude 5732 Meter

Yala Peak Climbing is best 14 days adventure trip in naturally blessed Langtang Valley in Langtang National Park is so popular still not that technical less difficult compared to other trekking peaks in Nepal. Yala Peak is a small mountain in the Langtang area in Nepal. It is considered a trekking peak by the Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA), and is a somewhat simple, non-technical climb. The summit is very well-liked for being a superb vantage point from which Shishapangma (8013m), the highest mountain wholly in Tibet, and the lowest of the 14 eight-thousanders, can be seen.

Yala Peak Climbing trip combined with Langtang Valley Trekking in Nepal is best choice for those who wish to stand on a Himalayan summit but have a limited amount of time and budget available. This trip rewards the visitors with thrilling venture of trekking and climbing in the Langtang region way beyond simply hiking. The Yala peak climb is non-technical. Prior climbing experience is not required however outfit experience and a reasonably good level of physical fitness and stamina is necessary.

Confirming the climbing equipment with Wilderness Excursion and discover the sights and sounds of historical Kathmandu valley we begin our voyage to Yala peak climbing with a half day drive to Syburbesi from Kathmandu. Hiking through the through lush green forest and beautiful hamlets of Domen, Bamboo, Lama Hotel, Langtang village and Kenjin Gompa, we arrive the wonderful base camp of Yala peak. We will also witness the damage done by April 2015 earthquake in Nepal mainly in the Langtang village which totally swift away the whole beautiful village. You will have stunning views of many beautiful mountains – Lantang Lirung (7246m), Lenpo Gang 7083m), Dorje Lakpa (6990m), Gangchenpo (6388m) and mighty Shishapangma (8027m) on the Tibetan side. Thus this 2 weeks long and one of the short trekking peak climbing with Wilderness Excursion in Nepal is one of the best selection to have the climbing experience in short time duration in the Himalayas.

What is the price of Yala Peak climbing permit?

Yala Peak Climbing doesn’t requires any climbing permit though it used to be only permitted with permits, now Nepal Mountaineering Association  (NMA) has taken off it from the list as it is just 5732 meter only. It needs only Langtang National Park entrance permit cost NPR 3000 per person and group TIMS Card is must that costs USD 10 per head. So enjoy the trekking peak in Nepal without permit.

How long does it take to climb Yala Peak? 

Our Standard itinerary is designed for 14 days with buffer day for relaxing detours including transportation days to/from the trek. The itinerary varies depending on your fitness level and the time you want to spend. The itinerary can be 1 day shorter if we end the trip at Syabrubesi again where we start the trip. Our carefully designed 14 days itinerary is made sure for relaxing and comfortable trekking. Wilderness Excursion´s shortest itinerary will be 10 days long and that is only suitable for well fit and experienced trekkers.

Itinerary

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This itinerary is just provided as a guideline. We crafted trek itinerary going through the village of Khanjim,Wangel, Sherpa Gaun rather than following traditional trail along the Langtang Khola, our idea is; most of the trekkers like at least little circuit trail rather doing same way twice. Please contact us for your customized trip plan    

Reception from TIA (Tribhuvan International Airport) by our representative from Wilderness Excursion and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the afternoon is free until evening when you are brief about the trip. Overnight in Kathmandu.

  • No included
  • Samsara Resort
  • 1300M
  • Kathmandu

It is your extra day in Kathmandu; we allow you extra day in Kathmandu to prepare for your Yala Peak Climbing, you can rest or go hiking as part of acclimatization or sorting out the gears. You opt to go for sightseeing in Kathmandu – the city of temples and monasteries. We will arrange your trekking permits today and evening introduce your guide and team and brief for next day departure to Syabrubesi. 

  • Breakfast
  • Samsara Resort
  • 1300M
  • Kathmandu

Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1462m) by private jeep (7 hrs) We head north out of Kathmandu driving through scenic foothills and ridge line vistas to Syabrubesi. The first part of your trip we will drive up to Trishuli Bazaar smoothly. Then, the path moves along the gravel road. During the rainy season, the road is sometimes blocked due to landslides. Upon reaching at Syabrubesi; we trek to Khanjim to stretch our legs. Stay overnight at lodge in Khanjim.

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Trekking Lodge
  • 2280 m
  • Khanjim

Resume the journey after having a good breakfast, the track goes on passing the villages. The high trail that passes through Wangal, Khanjim and Sherpagaon. From Sherpa Gaun, the trail descends down to Rimche at the elevation of 2324 meter close to Lama Hotel. 

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Trekking Lodge
  • 2324 m
  • Rimche

Trek to Langtang from Lama Hotel; we continue gently ascending above the Langtang Khola. As the trail proceeds, it becomes steeper. From time and again we can have the most exotic sights of Langtang Lirung lying at 7246 m. The trail leads to a log bridge and on climbing further we come across lush meadows of Ghora Tabela at 2992m. We will see several lodges and a police check post. Further on, the route opens up into a wide valley of yak pastures and scattered Tamang villages showcasing water-driven mills and prayer wheels. On descending for a while, we arrive at Langtang village after crossing a stream and reaching to the height 3430 m. 

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Trek to Langtang
  • 3360 m
  • Mundu

The trail skirts gradually through rich yak pastures and interesting traditional villages of Muna to Singdun. We cross a wooden cantilever bridge and reach a wide valley after climbing a moraine. Finally, on ascending along the mountain passes we arrive at Kyanjin Gompa. There is a small monastery and a government- operated cheese factory. Overnight at lodge

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Trek to Langtang
  • 3870 m
  • Kyanjin

Additional day to rest at Kyanjin Gompa, some of the best recommended side trips are: a day hike Tsergo Ri (4985m) or Langshisha Kharka or half day hike to lower Kyanjin Ri that helps you getting acclimatized or This is a day to rest and relax. There are several worthwhile excursions up to the glaciers. The valley is in the midst of exceptionally rugged and beautiful mountain ranges, ringed with glaciers, snowfalls and huge moraines. Overnight at lodge.

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Trek to Langtang
  • 3870 m
  • Kyanjin

Today we trek along the rocky glacier trail. While trekking you will enjoy with the views of Ganchenpo, Naya Kang, Tserko Ri, Yala peak and others. Your overnight stay will be at the tented camp and the food will be prepared by our guide /camping cook.

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Camping
  • 4800 m
  • Base Camp

Today our main adventure day begins. An early morning we wake up and prepare ourselves for the climb. When you reach the summit of Yala peak, you will be stunned by the panoramic views of Shishapangma, Dorje Lakpa, Ganchenpo, Naya Kang, Tserko Ri, Langtang Lirung and many other Tibetan mountains. After the summit you will return to Kyanjin Gompa for overnight stay at lodge.

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Trek to Langtang
  • 3870 m
  • Kyanjin

After breakfast we take a route back to Lama Hotel following the same trail that we had retraced before climbing to Langsisa Ri Peak. We stop briefly for lunch on the way and thereafter continue our walk down to Lama Hotel.

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Trek to Langtang
  • 2470 m
  • Lama Hotel

In this day, you keep walking through the forests trail until reaching Pairo which takes about 3 hours. You have lunch break here. After lunch you skip the trail to Syabrubesi. You keep walking the trail following Langtang Khola until reaching Syabrubesi. You can celebrate for making successful of Langtang trek with Yala Peak climbing with Wilderness Excursion. 

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Trek to Langtang
  • 1462 m
  • Syabrubesi

We drive back to Kathmandu through the endless terraces of lowland Nepal, the 7 hour drive get back us to the buzz and bustle of Kathmandu. Overnight in Kathmandu

  • Breakfast & Lunch
  • Samsara Resort
  • 1300 m
  • Kathmandu

Buffer day (If bad weather occurs or any extra day needed). Attempt again for the ascend or you have choice to fly back home or extend trip. There are many things to do around Kathmandu valley. 

  • Not included
  • Not included
  • 1300 m
  • Kathmandu / Pokhara
Customized Trip

What's Included

  • All the international airport shuttle in Nepal.
  •  Kathmandu half day sightseeing escorted by tour guide
  • 3 Nights deluxe room in 3 star category hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • Overland transportation Kathmandu-Syabrubesi – Dhunche -Kathmandu 4wd jeep
  •  Langtang National Park Permit and TIMS Card.
  •  Full Board meals (Breakfast Lunch and Dinner) during the trek
  •  Necessary camping equipments for base camp stay.
  • A professional climbing Sherpa Guide.
  • Necessary porters to carry your pack and gear.
  • Wages, Insurance, Accommodation, Meals of your support staffs.
  • Climbing Sherpa equipments allowances and insurance
  •  High altitude porter’s clothing and equipment
  • All local tax, vat and service charges.

What's Excluded

  • All bar bills and beverages.
  • International airfare, Nepal Entry Visa fee.
  • Monuments entry fee in Kathmandu
  • Single supplement for hotel accommodation
  • Meals in Kathmandu except breakfast.
  • Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation costs.
  • Personal climbing equipment, insurance.
  • Personal expenses such as telephone calls.
  • Tips and graditudes for your support staffs.

Availabilities

Wilderness Excursion (P) Ltd is a local tour operator so we guaranty small private groups departures any dates that suits your date and time.

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