Yala Peak Climbing - 13 Days

  • Duration: 13 Days
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Group: 1 - 25 people
  • Max Altitude: 5,500m
  • Best Time Feb - May, Sep - Dec
  • Pick-up: Private Vehicle

Highlights

  • Kathmandu valley sightseeing with a guide.
  • Scenic Drive to Syabrubesi.
  • Langtang region popuar peak.
  • Amazing Himalayan views of Langtang Lirung, Dorje Lakpa, Naya Kang, Ganesh Himal, and Shishapangma.
  • Explore the Kyajin Ri and Kyanjin Monastery.
  • Summit the Yala Peak (5732m)
  • Explore the rare flora and fauna
  • Tibetan Tamang community traditional culture and lifestyle
  • Visit the Langshisa glacier and Buddhist monasteries

About Yala Peak Climbing

Yala Peak Climbing is an easy and reference peak also known as the rich of the wonderful Himalayan's view, which is located in the Langtang region. This peak separated the border of Nepal and Tibet just by a ridge. Yala Peak Climbing is manageable without any prior climbing experience - anyone with general trekking knowledge is fit for this trip. In summit time some places you have to use your hands, and ice axes are useful but not essential. Yala Peak climb will give full knowledge of some of the higher mountain expedition. The last 400-meter climb is filled with ice so you have to use an ice axe, crampons, and rope comfort. Yala Peak provides spectacular views of Mountains dominated by the Langtang Lirung, Gangchempo, Dorje Lakpa, and Shisanyama. 

Yala Peak is the nearest peak from Kathmandu Valley which locates north of the Langtang region, here you can found natural beauty and rich culture this area is a dominant class of the original Tibetan Tamang community. The trail provides beautifully carved wooden porches, traditionally built stone houses, unique dress, craftsmanship reflects with rich Himalayan heritage. If you are lucky then sometimes can see the rare animals of Snow Leopard and Red Panda. Yala Peak Climbing route goes through stunning landscapes, natural scenes, and red blooming rhododendron.

Yala Peak Climbing Itinerary begins from UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu, then take a scenic drive to Syabrubesi and the trail will enter the beautiful Langtang National Park where has to explore the rare flora and fauna. Yala Peak Climbing route cross through the beautiful Valley of  Syabrubesi, Lama Hotel, Ghodatabla, Langtang village, and Mundu, then reach Kyanjin Gompa, where we take a rest day to explore Langshisa glacier and Buddhist monasteries. And continue to high camp (4800m) where the climber guide will provide training about crampons, ice axe, and rope.

We, Himalayan Frozen Adventure provides professional climbing license leader through Yala Peak Climbing, who has perfect knowledge about Mountaineering. For Yala Peak Climbing cost or any other information, feel free to get in touch anytime with us. We always ready for our customer service and you can contact us from WhatsApp/Viber: 9840396708 or Company Email: info@himalayanfrozen.com

Itinerary

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When you arrive at Kathmandu International Airport, our airport representative will wait for you at the airport, we will display a Himalayan Frozen Adventure with your group name signboard outside the airport terminal. You will be then transferred to your respective hotel in our car.

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 1,350m
  • Kathmandu

Today, we sightseeing around the Kathmandu valley, which is our visit place are Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, Bhaktapur, and Swoyambhunath Temple. After the visit, we'll drive back to the hotel; overnight we stay ay the same Hotel.

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 1,350m
  • Kathmadnu

After having breakfast, we take a scenic drive to Syabrubesi, the drive takes approximately 7 hrs to reach Syabrubesi. The drive will cross through the epic villages, snowy mountains, terraced fields, and Trishuli River. We have amazing views of Ganesh Himal and green hills. Finally, we arrive at Syabrubesi, where we can find a natural hot spring. Overnight we stay at Syabrubesi, which good for Accommodation, Meals, and Lodge


  • Lodge
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 1,550m
  • Syabrubesi

After having breakfast, we will start our Langtang valley trek with Yala Peak climbing; the trail follows the Bhote Kosi and Langtang River. The trail passes a beautiful waterfall, dense forest, hot spring, and Village. After leaving the Bamboo Hotel, we will start the climb up to reach Rimche (2,400m). Through the walking, we'll arrive at Lama Hotel, where we stay overnight.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 2,380m
  • Lama Hotel

Today, our route through alongside the river, landscapes, and forest, then we'll reach GhoraTabela (3,030m). In this area, there was once a Tibetan resettlement project running, and currently, GhoraTabela has an army check post that will register our papers and a few nearby lodges. After Chyamki village (3,230m) we'll reach the Langtang valley, where we stay overnight at the lodge.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 3,430m
  • Langtang village

After breakfast, we continue our journey to Kyanjin Gompa, which takes 4 hours to reach. We leave big mani walls, many small plateaus, small villages, yak pastures, and meadows. Today we get our destination.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 3,870m
  • Kyanjin Gompa

Today, we take a rest at the Kyangjin Gompa, which is the main destination of Langtang trek. After breakfast, we take a short hike to Kyangjin Ri (4360m) and enjoy the amazing views of snow-capped mountains. After exploring the massive glacier and Kyangjin Ri we'll return to Kyanjin Gompa.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 3,870m
  • Kyanjin Gompa

After breakfast, we start our trek to Yala base camp. Our climbing guide will give some training for climbing. We start our climbing training. Our climbing guide will give some idea about the climb. And the guide teaches you about the climbing equipment safety belts, ascents, boots, and crampons, such as hail, ropes, etc. After finish the training we take a rest.

  • Tent
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 4,600m
  • Yala Base Camp

Early in the morning, we start our climbing to Yala Peak. Through climbing, we can see the amazing sunrise view. This peak is not too hard for adventure. We can easily get the summit. From Yala Peak, we'll see the panoramic views of Dorje Lakpa (6966m), Naya Kang (5844m), Ganchenpo (6388m), Shishapangma (8012m), Tserko Ri (4600m), Changbu (6251m), Langtang Lirung (7227m), Yobra (6264m) and Tibetan mountains. After exploring the summit we return to base camp. We spend our overnight base camp.

  • Tent
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 4,600m
  • Yala Base Camp

After breakfast, we'll return to the same trail to Langtang Village, where is a good facility for Accommodation, Meals, and Lodge.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 3,430m
  • Langtang village

After breakfast at Langtang, we start our trek to Lama Hotel, which is between the forests. We'll spend overnight at Lama Hotel lodge.


  • Lodge
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 2,380m
  • lama hotel

Leaving Lama Hotel behind, trekking heads toward Syabrubensi. On the way, you cross the Rimche village and descend to bamboo with the beautiful riverside valley, then you move through the birch forest. Finally, crossing the Langtang and the Bhote Koshi rivers you reach Syabrubensi.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 1,550m
  • Syabrubesi

Today, you drive back to Kathmandu. Upon reaching Kathmandu, you head to the hotel. You will have a few hours to explore around. In the evening, you meet with other team members over farewell dinner. This is your last day in Nepal, therefore make sure to do all the things that you want to do.

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast/Lunch
  • 1,350m
  • Kathmandu

Important notices

Himalayan Frozen Adventure will fully support your whole trip. Sometimes come these kinds of the problem; Weather conditions, health condition of a group member, and unexpected natural disasters. These conditions we make extra or rest day, which is not available in this itinerary but if you have time then it is possible to make more extra day at trekking. You have to pay a package for extra days.

Cost Details

  • Pick up and drop from Airport to Hotel to Airport by private vehicles.
  • Teahouse/Lodges/Camp tent accommodation during the trekking and climbing.
  • 2 nights accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trekking and climbing.
  • All ground transportation on a comfortable private vehicle as per the itinerary.
  • Transportation for Kathmandu-Sybrubensi-Kathmandu by Jeep or Bus.
  • full day Kathmandu Valley sightseeing with a guide.
  • The Himalayan experienced and knowledgeable English speaking trekking and climbing guides.
  • leader (6 trekkers: 1 assistant guide).
  • Porter service (2 trekkers/climbers: 1 porter).
  • Seasonal fresh fruits and Supplementary snacks.
  • Guide & Porter costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, food, and accommodation.
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
  • Down jacket and sleeping bag (to be returned after trip completion).
  • Himalayan Frozen Adventure bag/duffel bag, t-shirt, and trekking map are yours to take.
  • Group gears and supplies (ice screws, snow bars, and ropes).
  • Camping equipment (dining tent, kitchen tent, toilet tent, table chair, and kitchen utensils).
  • Island Peak Permits and Langtang National Park Permit fee and TIMS card.
  • Appreciation of certificate after the successful climbing.
  • All government, Local taxes/ vat and official Expenses.
  • Compressive first aid box.
  • Farewell Dinner.
  • Nepalese visa fee (15 days - $25-30, 30 days- $40-50 and 90 days- $100-110).
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu.
  • Excess baggage charges.
  • Extra Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu.
  • All soft and hard drinks.
  • Travel and rescue insurance.
  • Personal trekking and climbing equipments.
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.)
  • Personal clothing and gear.
  • Tips for guide, porter, and driver.

Departures & Dates

Himalayan Frozen Adventure is a responsible travel company in Nepal. Our all dates are 100% guaranteed if there no political unrest and natural disaster then. Is there not any error then you can use this date it's better for your trip.  We try our best to ensure this information.

Useful Information

Yala Peak Climbing Travel Insurance

Travel insurance is mandatory to have to join an adventurous trip in the Himalayas. It is for your safety. The travel insurance must cover things like illness, medical emergencies, accidents, death, trip cancellation, and loss of personal baggage & items. All costs for Emergency Evacuation must be paid in cash in Nepal unless an insurance company has agreed to pay all the cost on your behalf. Make sure that your travel insurance covers activities in the Himalayas if you are participating in them.

*Note: Foreigners are not allowed to purchase an insurance policy in Nepal. So make sure to purchase good travel insurance in your country, and it is your responsibility to check whether your insurance policy is adequate or not.


Yala Peak Climbing Accommodation

Yala Peak Climbing accommodations are Lodge, Teahouse, and Tent. Around Kathmandu, we can find a good facility with comfortable accommodation at the Hotel. Yala Peak Climbing, all accommodations are on a twin-shared basis. During the trek, Himalayan frozen Adventure will manage room with attached washrooms. In the teahouse, we have to share the toilet. Single room is available in Kathmandu and the lower elevation trekking region but might be impossible to higher elevations. At the climbing area, we spend 1 night at the tent with meals, where we can use natural preservation tent toilet.

  • 2 night at Kathmandu hotel
  • 10 night at the lodge
  • 1 night at tent

Yala Peak Climbing Meals

At the Kathmandu have included only breakfast. During the Yala Peak Climbing, all meals will be provided. In the Langtang region, we can enjoy Nepalese food with international cuisine like Tibetan, Continental, Indian, Tibetan, Italian, etc. Through the trek, we have breakfast/lunch at the teahouse and Dinner will be at the lodge. You can choices different kinds of breakfast, lunch, and dinner by the menu. During the climbing area, we provide the freshly-cooked food.

  • 2 days breakfast at Kathmandu
  • 10 days all meals at the lodge
  • 1-day freshly-cooked food at the tent

Passport & Visa

A passport with at least six months of validity from the return date is mandatorily needed. You can get the Nepalese visa from the Nepalese Embassies or Consulate in your country. You can also get the Nepalese visa upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. Do know that there are few countries that have to apply for the Nepalese visa from their own country. Obtaining your visa is entirely your responsibility.

While booking, make sure to put full and correct passport information so that we can get all the necessary permits, tickets, and pay fees on your behalf. If you do not provide the correct information when you make your booking, we will not be able to make the necessary bookings on your behalf and cannot be held responsible.


Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS)

AMS or altitude sickness is one of the main risks while traversing in the high altitude. The main region behind getting AMS is when the body doesn't adjust to the lower level, and the result can be deadly. So it is very important to take proper measures on time. Gaining altitude with constant pace and proper acclimatization days will help reduce the chances of getting AMS.

Similarly, you also have to keep yourself hydrated during the trek, therefore, drink enough water and avoid alcoholic drinks as it dehydrates the body. If you are planning to trek in one of the adventurous trails of Nepal then do keep above things in your mind.

Symptoms of altitude sickness

  • Difficulty in sleeping
  • Dizziness or light-headedness
  • Fatigue
  • Headache
  • Loss of appetite
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Shortness of breath with exertion

Preventive measures

  • Include an adequate number of rest days in the itinerary
  • Keep yourself hydrated
  • Do not drink alcoholic beverages
  • Do not gain more than 500 meters in a day
  • Try to spend the night in lower altitude
  • Acclimatize properly at a lower altitude
  • Inform your guide immediately if any of the symptoms you see
  • Do not push yourself

Yala Peak Climbing Best season

The climatic condition of Nepal differs from place to place depending upon geographical regions. One can have warm and hot wear in the terai whereas can observe the chilling arctic-like weather in the Himalayas. Nepal’s weather is influenced by a maritime and continental factor and has four different seasons, Autumn (September to November), followed by Winter (December to February), Spring (March to May), and finally, there is Summer/Monsoon (June to August).

The best time to go on an adventurous journey in the Himalayas is in Spring (March to May) and Autumn (mid-September to November). These are the best times to go on any treks and climbing trips because of stable weather and a moderate climate. There is only one place in Nepal, where you can go trekking in even monsoon (July to mid-September) and that is Upper Dolpo. This region lies in the rain shadow of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges and therefore does not receive rainfall in the monsoon.

Autumn (September To November)

Autumn (September-November) is one of the perfect seasons to trekking with hiking in Himalayan Nepal, so thousands of trekkers choose these months. In fact, September, October, and November months are will be full of excellent atmosphere as well as beauty, enjoys your journey with joy and beauty. The Autumn season provides reference weather with clear magnificent mountains. The temperature is good than another season. September-November is a great time to express your adventure in Himalayan Nepal. It will also be free from natural disasters such as floods and landslides these months. It's the most famous season to goes high altitude area of Himalayan. 

Winter (November To March)

Winter (November-March) is also possible to trek in Himalayan Nepal, the weather condition is stable and the days are clear. December, January and February are the cold months in Nepal. Days temperatures are cool but the nights are much cold. During the winter trek is risk winds and colder temperatures. Above 3,000m altitude being usually snowfall and freezing. If you are looking for wonderful scenery, let choose the lower elevation trek in Nepal.

Spring (March To May)

Spring (March-May) is the second famous trekking season in Himalayan Nepal. March, April, and May is also a great option to mountain climbing and high altitude trek. At spring morning weather condition will be clear, but the afternoon sky covered by the cloud, and sometimes can be rain. You can get to see beautiful flowers like jasmine, pine, and rhododendron with wild flora. During the Spring, lower altitude trek is mildly warm and above 3,000m quite a moderate temperature. This season also best to express your adventure in Nepal.

Summer (June To August)

In the summer season, the trekkers are less crowded in the Himalayan region will be less. June, July and August are the main raining season in Nepal which involves monsoon. Bad weather can hamper travel, maybe some problems during the journey due to heavy rain. Some travelers prefer to travel at this time as this is also not an emergency period. The weather is hot and almost everyday rains. This season is better for the tour to Tibet and in Himalayan Nepal like Mustang, Dolpo region, and Nar-Phu valley because these regions are in the rain-shadow.


Trekking Equipment

Climbing and trekking equipment is the essential material used during the trip to the Himalayas, which is used on a daily basis. Without Climbing and trekking equipment, your trip may be unsuccessful so we request you please follow the list. If you have not time to buy in your country, so don't worry we can help to buy climbing and trekking equipment in Kathmandu. Himalayan Frozen Adventure Pvt.Ltd will make your precious time reference and entertainment.

Climbing and Trekking Equipment Lists

Personal Climbing Gears

  • Ice ax
  • Crampons
  • Harness
  • Tape slings (2)
  • Screwgate karabiners (2 locks, 2 unlock)
  • Descender/eight-figure
  • Plastic mountaineering boots
  • Ascender/Jhumar
  • Helmet

Group Climbing Gears

  • Snow bar
  • Rope
  • Ice hammer
  • Ice screw

HEAD

  • Headlight
  • Sun hat
  • Warm hat and scarf

FACE

  • Face wipes and towels
  • Sunscreen +40
  • Sunglass

Hands

  • Waterproof & Snowproof Gloves
  • Lightweight gloves

Body clothing

  • Sleeping bag
  • Down jackets
  • Sport hiking t-shirts, preferably quick-drying
  • Fleece jacket and sweaters
  • Poncho and rain jacket
  • Socks preferably cotton –mix
  • Lightweight cotton trekking pants with folding option

Lists of Footwear

  • Water/Snowproof Trekking & Climbing Boots
  • Socks preferably cotton sports socks but take some extra pairs
  • Expedition Crampon (optional)

Essential gear

  • Day Backpack above the 30 L
  • Pack covers
  • Thermos Bottel- hard bottle that can be used for boiled drinking water

Water peals

  • Umbrella / Poncho
  • Walking pole if you need it
  • Thick Sleeping bag
  • Deodorant
  • Laundry soap
  • Antibacterial Gel
  • Toiletries
  • Toothbrush
  • Shampoo

Personal accessories

  • Cell phone
  • Watch
  • Camera
  • Money wallet with Money
  • Padlocks
  • Plastic bag
  • Sewing kit
  • Extra p photos and passport photocopies

First-aid Kit

  • Diamox (acetazolamide)
  • Lozenges
  • Elastic bandages
  • Moleskin
  • Cotton bandages and band-aids
  • Lancing needle
  • Antibiotic eye-drops
  • Thermometer
  • Sling
  • Paracetamol
  • Antiseptic antibacterial cream or solution
  • Painkillers
  • Anti-emetic for nausea (not at high altitude)
  • Loperamide to control diarrhea
  • Norfloxacin or Cipro to cure diarrhea, other infections
  • Oral rehydration salts

Himalayan Frozen Adventure Pvt. Ltd porter is available for (2 trekkers a porter) who will carry up to 30 kg at maximum; therefore, keep this in mind before you pack your bags!!!