Yala Peak Climbing

Duration: 16 days |
Altitude: 5,520m

"Yala Peak is one of the Nepal’s easier and non-technical trekking peak lies in Langtang Region. Yala Peak is one of Nepal’s easier trekking peaks a fantastic beginner mountaineering trip Height of 5520 meters in a beautiful valley of rich grazing pastures and ethnic Tamang people. Amazing view of Shishapangma (8,046 m) and Gangchempo (6,388 m) from the summit of Yala peak ."

 

Yala Peak 5,520 m (18,110 ft) is famous, easier and non technical trekking peak in Nepal lies in Langtang trekking region north of Kathmandu valley. As Yala peak is not difficult for climbing, prior climbing experience is not required though but previous outdoor experience and average level of fitness is recommended. Nepal Visitors professional climbing Sherpa/Guide will take to you safety way to summit the Yala peak as your expectation. Nepal Visitors will arrange the Langtang valley trekking with good acclimatized than prefer for yala peak climbing which make easy to reach your destination and summit the yala peak. We arrange the bus journey from Kathmandu to Sybrubensi than walking through the dense forest and traditional ethnic group Tamang settlements until Kyanjin Gompa than continue trek to Yala peak base camp where the Panoramic Himalayan scenery of Lantang Lirung (7246m), Langtang Himalaya range, Lenpo Gang (7083m), Dorje Lakpa (6988m),Naya Khanga (5846m) and mighty Shishapangma (8013m) in Tibetan side are stunning. Our climbing sherpa will provide you short training near by yala peak base camp on upon arrival at Yala peak base camp. Next morning, climbing guide will take you carefully to summit the Yala peak, if incase of weather is bad , all of our trekking staff and guide will stay one overnight at yala peak base camp for re-summit the yala peak. If clients has enough time, guide will take to you gosainkund Helmabu trekking for superb Himalayan views, otherwise same way back to Kathmandu..

 

Nepal Visitors is a small group adventure travel which has pioneered responsible tourism practises in Nepal. Our friendly guides and trip leaders are experts at leading interesting groups of men and women throughout Nepal.

Trip Facts

  • Trip Duration: 16 days
  • Max Altitude: 5,520m
  • Group Size: 2 to 12
  • Tour Grade: Moderate
  • Season: March - May, Sept - Dec
  • Tour Type: Drive Out / Drive in Trekking and Kathmandu Private Vehicle
  • Highlight: 4wheel land cruiser vehicle, On the way, you may be able to see red pandas, monkeys, bears, white monkeys and local birds. At the summit of Yala peak, you will be stunned by the panoramic views of Shishapangma, Dorje Lakpa, Ganchenpo, Tserkori and many Tibetan mountains and tamang culture. This place has so many highlights that attract people’s minds and heart.

Yala Peak Climbing Itinerary

  • Itinerary
  • Include / Exclude
  • Date & Price
  • Equipment
  • Climb Photo

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu airport 1350m.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour 1350m.
Day 03: Drive Kathmandu to Syabrubensi 1450m.
Day 04: Trek Syabrubensi to Lama Hotel 2380m.
Day 05: Trek Lama Hotel to Langtang Village 3500m.
Day 06: Langtang Village to Kyangjing Gompa 3700m.
Day 07: Kyangjing Gompa rest and Explore.
Day 08: Trek Kyangjing Gompa to Langshisa Kharka, Yala base Camp.
Day 09: Yala High Camp Climbing period.
Day 10: Yala Peak 5500m. Summit then back to base camp.
Day 11: Base Camp to Kyangjing Gompa 3700m.
Day 12: Kyangjing Gompa - Lama Hotel 2380m.
Day 13: Lama Hotel – Syabrubensi 1450m.
Day 14: Syabrubensi drive back to Kathmandu 1350m.
Day 15: Free in Kathmandu 1350m.
Day 16: Transfers to airport for your final departure.

 

NOTE: On Yala Peak Climbing of this type, weather, local politics, transport or a multitude of other factors beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary. It is however, very unlikely that the itinerary would be substantially altered; if alterations are necessary the leader will decide what is the best alternative, taking into consideration the best interests of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimize its effect, but we cannot be responsible for the results of changes or delays.

Trip Cost Includes:

  • All hotel/airport transfer
  • Three Star Hotel or similar category hotel at Kathmandu
  • Rock climbing course in Kathmandu
  • All ground transportation by private vehicles
  • Tent during climbing Period
  • Local Lodges while on the trekking
  • 4 Seasonal sleeping bags.
  • Climbing Sherpa Guide and his equipment service charge
  • Necessary Porters – Special recommended for 2 guest use one porter
  • One climbing guide, one assistant guide for base camp, one cook and necessary number of porters. ( we expect your luggage not to exceed 25 kg per person)
  • Yala Peak Permit
  • All necessary paper works and permits.
  • Travel & Rescue arrangements
  • Exclusive Medical Kit Bag
  • All government and local taxes if necessary.
  • Langtang National Park Fee.
  • Climbing rope, Ice Axe, Ice Poll, Ice Screw etc for the climbing guide.
  • Service Charges and all government taxes.
  • Farewell dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Guide and porters salary and insurance.

Cost Does Not Include:

  • Nepal Visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs)
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Personal mountaineering gears
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain(due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)
  • Tips for guides and porters
         
         
         
         
         

Recommended Climbing Kit
The following is a list of climbing equipments, clothing and accessories that we recommend that you take with you. This is not intended to be a comprehensive clothing and equipment list, rather it is intended to act as a reminder of those items that we feel are essential for your comfort and convenience. However we recognise that you may have your own personal preferences for clothing which may be equally as suitable.

 

CLIMBING GEARS
 Personal Climbing Gears:
-Ice axe
-Crampons
-Harness
-Tape Slings (2)
-Screwgate Karabiners (2 lock, 2 unlock)
-Descender/Abseil Device
-Plastic Mountaineering Boots
-Ascender
-Helmet (optional)
 Group Climbing Gears:
-Snow bar*
-Rope*
-Ice Hammer*
-Ice Screw*
 CLOTHINGS
 Head:
- Sun hat or scarf
- Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
- Sunglasses with UV protection

Lower Body:
- Under Garments
- Hiking shorts
- Lightweight cotton long pants
- Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms
- Fleece or wool pants (seasonal)
- Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants

Feet:
- Thin, lightweight inner socks
- Thick, warm wool hiking socks
- Hiking boots with spare laces
- Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals) Gaiters for hiking in winter to the base camp
-Gaiters

Upper Body:

- T-shirts
- Light and expedition weight thermal tops
- Fleece jacket or pullover
- Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional)
- Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket
- Down vest and/or jacket *

Hands:
- Lightweight gloves
- Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer (seasonal)

ACCESSORIES

- Sleeping bag rated to zero degree centigrade *
- Headlamp (e.g. Petzl Zoom) with spare bulbs and batteries
- Small pad or combination lock-to-lock
- Trekking Bags/Duffel bag *
- Basic First Aid Kit
- Large plastic bags - for keeping items dry insidetrekbag
- Daypack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches)
- Trekking Poles *
- Water bottle (2) or camel bag
- Toiletries (Small wash towel, Toilet papers etc)
- Ear Plug (who know some people on group are snoring)

Toiletries:
- 1 medium sized quick drying towel
- Tooth brush/paste (preferably biodegradable)
- Multipurpose soap (preferably biodegradable)
- Deodorants
- Nail clippers
- Face and body moisturizer
- Feminine hygiene products
- Small mirror

Personal Hygiene:
- Wet wipes (baby wipes)
- Tissue /toilet roll
- Anti bacterial hands wash

Extras/Luxuries:
- Binoculars
-Camera
- Laptops
- Reading book
- Trail Map/Guide book
- Journal & Pen
- Walkman
- Pencils and small notebooks
- Travel game i.e. chess, backgammon, scrabble

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