Yala Peak Climbing – 15 days

Yala Peak Climbing – 15 days

Start Point

Kathmandu

End Point

Kathmandu

Duration

14N/15D

Grade

Hard

Max Altitude

5732 meters

Meals

B+L+D

Accomodation

Hotel/Lodge

No. of Person

Min. 02 Pax

Highlights

  • Location and Scenery: Yala Peak is situated in the Langtang Valley, providing stunning views of the Langtang Lirung (7,227 meters), Dorje Lakpa (6,966 meters), and other surrounding peaks. The trek to the base camp and the climb itself offer picturesque landscapes, including rhododendron forests, alpine meadows, and glacial terrain.
  • Climbing Experience: Yala Peak is considered suitable for climbers with basic mountaineering skills and moderate fitness levels. While the climb involves some technical aspects, it’s generally less demanding than higher peaks. Climbers should have a good understanding of using crampons, ropes, and other necessary equipment.
  • Route and Trekking: The journey to Yala Peak often starts from Kathmandu and involves driving to Syabrubesi, a gateway to the Langtang Valley. The trek follows the Langtang Valley trail, passing through scenic villages like Lama Hotel and Kyanjin Gompa. The base camp for Yala Peak is typically set up near Kyanjin Gompa.
  • Acclimatization: As with any high-altitude climb, acclimatization is important. Spending a few extra days around Kyanjin Gompa allows climbers to adjust to the altitude before attempting the peak. Exploring the nearby terrain and peaks during acclimatization days is also a rewarding experience.
  • Views from the Summit: Reaching the summit of Yala Peak offers spectacular views of the Langtang region and the Himalayan range. The vistas include glaciers, snow-covered peaks, and the picturesque Langtang Valley below.
  • Duration: The entire journey, including trekking to the base camp, acclimatization days, and the climb itself, usually takes around 10-14 days. The duration can vary depending on the specific itinerary and the time spent acclimatizing.
  • Permits: Climbers need to obtain the necessary permits, including the Langtang National Park entry permit and the Yala Peak climbing permit. These permits are required to access the Langtang region and attempt the climb.
  • Guides and Logistics: While Yala Peak is considered less technical than some other peaks, having experienced guides and a support team can enhance safety and overall experience. Local guides are familiar with the route, weather conditions, and can provide valuable assistance during the climb.
  • Community and Culture: The Langtang region is inhabited by local communities with unique cultures and traditions. Interacting with the locals and learning about their way of life can be an enriching part of the journey.

Yala Peak Climbing is a trekking peak in the Langtang region of Nepal. It is a relatively easy climb that leads to a summit of 5,500 meters (18,000 feet). The climb is suitable for climbers of all levels, but it is important to be in good physical condition and to have some experience with hiking in high altitudes.

The climb to Yala Peak begins in the village of Syabru Besi, which is located at an altitude of 1,400 meters (4,600 feet). From Syabru Besi, the trail climbs gradually up to the village of Kyanjin Gompa, which is located at an altitude of 4,000 meters (13,123 feet). The climb from Kyanjin Gompa to the summit of Yala Peak is steep but not technically difficult. The final stretch to the summit is on a snow and ice slope.

The best time to climb Yala Peak is during the spring (March to May) or autumn (September to November). The weather is usually clear and sunny during these seasons, and there is less chance of snow and ice.

Here are some of the benefits of climbing Yala Peak:

It is a relatively easy climb that is suitable for climbers of all levels.

The views from the summit are incredible, and you can see some of the most famous mountains in the Langtang region, including Langtang Lirung, Dorje Lakpa, Ganesh Himal, and Naya Kanga Peak.

The climb is a great way to experience the beauty of the Langtang region and to challenge yourself physically and mentally.

Here are some of the challenges of climbing Yala Peak:

The altitude can be challenging, especially for those who are not used to hiking at high altitudes.

The weather can be unpredictable, and there is always a risk of snow and ice.

The climb can be physically demanding, and it is important to be in good shape before attempting it.

Cost Details

  • What is Included
  • KTM International Airport Arrival & Departure Transfer by Private Car/van/ Hiace/Bus
  • Accommodations on B/B Plan in Kathmandu/Pokhara
  • Arrangements of all transportation – Flight or Surface for Guests & Guide with all taxes
  • Pick up and drop from Hotel to Airport by Car/Van/Hiace/Bus/Jeep if flight for Lukla or other any Sector.
  • English Speaking experienced Trekking Guide for whole Trek – 1 Guide.
  • Climbing Guide Service – 2 Pax – 1 Guide, 3-5 Pax – 2 Guide, 6-10 Pax – 3 Guide, 11-15 pax – 4
  • Porter Services – 2 Pax Client – 1 Porter (Maximum 30 KGs for whole Trek.
  • Everest National Park Trek Permit, TIMS card & Any required permits or Official Documentation.
  • Meals - Full Board Basis (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) as per Itinerary.
  • Tea house Lodge/Guest house Accommodations in Twin Sharing during Trek( Shared Toilets/ bathroom)
  • Insurance, Daily Wages, Equipments and all meals & Lodges of Porters and Guide in whole Trek
  • First Aid Kid Box (for Normal Treatment only)
  • Yala peak Climbing Permit fees
  • Equipments Charge of Climbing Sherpa
  • Garbage Clearance Deposit to NMA ( we will pay our self for this Deposit)
  • Tented Accommodation, all meals during climbing, kitchen utensils, cooking Equipments
  • Government taxes & Other Applicable Fees
  • What is Excluded
  • International Airfare to and from your country
  • Nepal Visa – Visa Fee – 15 days = 25 USD, 30 days = 40 USD and 90 days = 100 USD. For visa requirements: 2 Passport Size Photos
  • Travel & Health Insurance- Emergency Helicopter Rescue Insurance (Most recommended)
  • Lunch & Dinner in Katmandu or Pokhara – Meals approx – 5-10 USD
  • Any Alcoholic Drinks, Cold Drinks, Boiled & Mineral Water, Beverages, deserts Etc in Trek
  • Hot Shower, Battery Charges (Available in Trek with Extra cost or Free in some lodges)
  • Climbing Gears Full Set( Ropes, Plastic Boot, Ice- Axe, Safety belt, Caravinas, Gaiters, Jumar, 8 fingers & all necessary Equipments for Climbing)- US$ 150( if you want to Hire/rent)
  • Sleeping bag & Down Jackets Hire from Kathmandu (US$ 1 per item per day basis) if you need.
  • Tips for Guide & Porter (Not mandatory but expected)
  • Extra Cost such as Flight Cancellation or Delayed, Sick in Trek, and Helicopter rescue in Trek. Cost due to bad weather etc which is out of our control
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