Yala Peak Climbing is a perfect expedition in Nepal for the beginners. Low risk, no technical difficulties, and less altitude keep trekkers and climbers in their comfort zone during this expedition.
Yala peak climbing completes within 15 days. Syabrubeshi (1503m), Lama Hotel (2410m), Langtang (3430m), Ghodatabela (3000m), Kyanjin Gompa(3830m), Kyanjin Ri (4350m), Yala peak basecamp (4800m), and Yala Peak Summit (5700m) are the major destination along with adorable serene beauty.
The highest altitude 5700m – the Yala summit is the least as compared to other mountain ranges, thus there is no risk regarding climbing. To those who want to climb mountains without training, Yala peak climbing is the best option. Along with the summit of Yala peak, trekkers and climbers can enjoy the spectacular view of Mount Langtang, Mount Everest, Mount Manaslu and Mount Annapurna as well.
Scenic beauty, mountain climb, mountain lifestyle, Sherpa culture and hospitality throughout the trek give you a great experience. Peace, off beaten path, remote life far from the crowd definitely gives divine peace in your heart and soul.
Mission summit offers you a complete package of Yala peak climbing. It provides the best management of all necessary requirements including climbers for guiding you to climb the Yala Peak, friendly guide throughout the trip. As you arrive in Nepal, company will guide you and gives best hospitality until your departure. Join with mission summit treks and expedition to fulfill your dream of climbing mountain.
Yala Peak Trip Highlights
- Yala Peak is one of the Easy and shortest climbing peak from Kathmandu.
- Panoramic view of snow-capped mountains such as Langtang Ri, Langtang Himal, Langsisa and Ganjala Peak.
- Amazing flora and fauna and Experience Tibetan Buddhist culture and life first hand.
- Take a bless from old lanagtang Gumba ( monastery) and Kanjanjin Gompa ( monastery).
- Visit local Nak cheese factory and Taste.
- Amazing Lirung and Kimshung glaciers
- Wildlife like red panda, snow leopard, musk deer, bear, langur etc.
You will land in Tribhuvan International airport, Kathmandu as a very first step for Yala peak climbing. Our company member will welcome you and drive you to the hotel. At the evening you will have a welcome dinner with company members on cultural restaurant. You will meet with your guide and talk about the trip as well.
Night stay at hotel.
Since you need information about climbing Yela peak before starting your trip, we will information and preparation session on the second day. After having breakfast, you will have get together with all other expedition members. You will get initial briefing and detail information regarding to preparation of climbing and entire trekking.
On the noon, you will have lunch and can utilize your free time for either shopping or visiting Thamel Bazzar. Thamel bazzar is beautiful part of Kathmandu city facilitate with market, hotels, Restaurant and Nepalese tradition. You can buy a variety of Nepali cultural materials, clothing, dry food jewelry.
Night stay at hotel.
On the third day we will leave Kathmandu after delicious breakfast. Enjoying the scenic drive on the bank of Trishuli River, we will head towards the North of Kathmandu and reach Syabrubeshi (1503m). With taking break for lunch and viewing green hills, forest, flowing river, market along road sides, White Mountain on far horizon, we will reach our destination after nine hours.
Night stay on tea house.
Syabrubeshi (1503m) is the starting point of walk. After having breakfast, our trek begins towards Lama hotel – the oldest isolated valley the oldest isolated valley. Before reaching Lama hotel, we will cross Bhote Koshi, Langtang river, walk through jungle, rural settlements, bamboo and birch forest. The raring red panda, flowing bhote koshi, terrace farming and greenery attracts more. We will reach lama hotel in 5 hour. Lama Hotel is Night stay at lama hotel.
After having breakfast we start our trekking towards Langtang village. Following the steep path we walk through forest of Maple, Oak and Rhododendron. The pure water flowing water falls drag our attention. The creeping of birds, burble of water, and totally peaceful environment makes our walk tiredless. We will reach Ghodatabela, another attraction of the day where we will see green meadows with colourful blooming herbs. After passing Ghodatabela we will reach Langtang village.
Night stay at Langtang village.
Today we will walk early than previous day so that we can reach Kyanjin Gompa at Lunch time in a purpose for getting more time to rest and acclimatize our body. As soon as after taking breakfast, we will start climbing uphills of Langtang village. The trial passes through small village, different yak pastures, Mani walls and reach Mundu, a small village on hill top. We will cross many wooden bridges, streams and walk on of beaten path through forest and reach Kyanjin Gompa, the destination of the day.
Kyanjin Gompa is best place for scenic beauty as we can view snowcapped peaks, Langtang Lirung (7227m) and Langtang II (6596m). The close up mountain view also shows the icefalls from the peak giving heavenly peace in us.
Night stay at Kyanjin Gompa.
As with increasing elevation the level of oxygen remains less in the environment, we need to acclimatize our body with taking rest on which the blood plasma will be thickened and the body can function well.
To make our day memorable we will visit Kyanjin Gompa – The Gompa giving name to the place, Cheese factory, and walk up to glaciers of Langtang Lirung or ascend Kyanjin Ri (4350m) situated behind the village from where we can see breathtaking panorama of the Langtang peak: Kinshung (6181m), Langtang Lirung (7227m), Yannsa Tsenji (6567m).
Night stay at Kyanjin Gompa
We will leave Kyanjin Gompa and hike towards Yela Peak Base camp early in the morning. As we ascend uphill the magistic beauty of place energize us even being walked on rocky path. After around seven hours of walk we will reach Yela peak base camp. The surrounding welcomes us with the view of Yela peak (5500m) along with Gangchempo (6387m), Tserko Ri (4984m) covered with snow.
After taking rest, our climbers will give you detail information regarding to climbing techniques and use of climbing materials. Full preparation for climbing will be done after getting information from climbers.
Night stay at base camp.
The most adventurous day of the entire trek, Yela peak summit climbing definitely makes you more excited. The climbing starts before sunrise so that we can reach on the summit before the strong Himalayan wind during the noon. The adventurous climb to Yela peak not only fulfills your dream of being on summit of Yela peak, it makes you a climber. Passing the crevasses and holding the challenges of snowy step slopes, we will reach to the summit. The majestic view of mountains along with its shiny appearance on the incidence of rising sunlight give heavenly view. Joy and happiness showers on you with the successful climb to Yela peak. We will return back to base camp after spending sometime on the top.
Overnight at base camp.
After having breakfast in Yela peak base camp, we will leave the camp and head towards Kyanjin Gompa (3830m). The memorable beauty from summit of Yela peak, adventurous climb and the divine peace on foot of mountain glow up in us as we become far from base camp.
After 5 hours of walk, we will reach Kyanjin Gompa, the valley surrounded with white Himalaya and green hills. The cultural beauty and local food on Kanjin Gompa supports to relief from tiredness.
Night stay at tea house.
After having breakfast, we will descend towards lama Hotel. The distance from Kyanjingompa to lama hotel is long (14km), we should walk 6 -7 hours to reach the destination passing the Langtang village. The high mountains and hills makes us to take break to view its beauty behind us. Walking through the rhododendron forest, streams, wooden bridges, Tamang village and Ghodatabela we will reach Lamahotel.
Night stay at Lama Hotel.
We will start our walk after taking breakfast in Lama hotel. The path descend via Sherpa village, Chilime hydropower plant. Cheering with tamang community we leave the wonderful LAngtang region behind us and reach Syabrubeshi. The long trekking path ends with entering the tea house of Syabrubeshi.
Night stay at tea house.
Today’s journey doesn’t cover walk on foot, we will leave Syabrubeshi and drive towards Kathmandu after having breakfast. Enjoying the long drive with scenic beauty of snowcapped mountain, amazing landscapes, flowing river, waterfalls and mini markets on the road side, we will reach Kathmandu.
Night stay at hotel.
Kathmandu valley itself is an amazing city where you can get cultural, historical, religious and scenic beauty at once. You will spend this day by having Kathmandu day tour with visiting world’s cultural heritage: Pashupati nath, Shyambunath, Bouddhanath and Kathmandu durbar square.
In the evening you can visit Thamel Bazzar and have shopping as well. You will have farewell dinner with company members.
Night stay at Hotel.
Finally the long trek and expedition: Yela peak climbing comes to the end as Company member drops you to Tribhuvan Internatonal airport for the flight to your country.
- 4 Nights stay in Kathmandu with BB Plan
- All ground transportation by private vehicle including airport arrival and departure transfer
- Climbing and trekking permits for Yala Peak Climbing and Trekking inside Langtang National Park
- Tea House + Camping combined accommodation during trek – as per itinerary
- All meals during trek & climb– Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
- Experienced trekking & climbing guide
- Required number of porters
- All necessary climbing equipment.
- Kitchen equipment and camping equipment during climbing period
- General first aid kits
- Insurance, clothing and salary for staffs
- All government taxes and necessary paper work
- welcome and farewell dinner in Kathmandu
- sleeping bag, filling water bottle & water purification tablet .
Cost doesn't Include:
- Medical/personal high risk insurance (suggest have rescue coverage policy as well)
- International airfares and departure tax.
- Personal climbing gears.
- Major meals in Kathmandu.
- Cost of personal expenses
- Tips for Staff
- Personal expenses such as phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, mineral bottle or boiled water, hot shower, etc.
- Any extra cost arising from bad weather, unfavorable circumstances (road blockage, landslide, flight delay etc)
- Rescue and evacuations
Yala Peak climbing Details
The Yala peak (5700m) climbing is short and easy expedition in langtang region. You can reach on the summit of Yala peak on the 9th day of your trip. The entire trip is of 15 days including Kathmandu day tour, arrival and departure day. Out of 15 days, you will be in Langtang region for 11 days and remaining 4 days in Kathmandu. The beauty of Langtang region, glory of summit attempt and a new experience of trekking in Langtang region and climbing Yala peak definitely brings some changes in you. The peaceful environment, mountainous surrounding, varieties of rhododendron blooming in spring season retains your mind and soul. Thus travel with us and make your holidays awesome with a new identity as a climber.
Accommodation in Yala peak climbing
You will get best accommodation in Langtang region. Tea houses provides best food and clean rooms. Attached room are available in Syabrubeshi (1503m). As you trek to high altitude, you should use common bathrooms outside your room.
Food in yala peak climbing
We provide breakfast, lunch and dinner in our package. Generally you will have tea coffee, varieties of bread, jam, butter, curry, egg items, juice and other food options according to the menu in breakfast. In dinner and Lunch, Nepali Thali (rice, dal, curry, pickle, papad) is most common as it is hygienic and fresh. Also you can choose other food items such as spaghetti, muesli, chowmein, noodles and other food items from menu of tea houses. Choosing Food options will also depends on group of trekkers as well.
Preparation for Yala peak climbing
Yala peak climbing is not hard to climb and you don’t need special techniques but good preparation is essential. You should do regular physical exercises, running before a month or more. It is necessary to be physically and mentally fit. The climber will give you training regarding to the equipment on the second day of your trip.
After climbing Yela peak you will have best experience of climbing so that you can climp to Island peak, Mera peak, Lobuche East, Dhampus peak and Thorangla peak easily.
Climbing equipment for Yala peak
There are different equipment required for climbing the peak in Nepal Himalaya. The basic equipment to climb yala peak are listed below.
- Climbing harness
- Belay/rappel device
- Locking carabiners x2
- Non- Locking Ice Axe
- Climbing carabiners x1
- 6meter of 16mm tape or 8mm cord
You should do travel insurance for trekking and climbing peak in Nepal. In case you feel difficulties, sick or any accidental event occurs then insurance company will evacuate you via helicopter and even takes you to hospital for your fitness. Thus Travel insurance is most important for your safety.
Yala Peak Climbing Guide
You will get climbing guide from Yala peak base camp. Climbing guide will give you training regarding to use of equipments on the preparation day and before climbing Yala peak.
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Yala peak (5700m) gives you adventurous climbing experience without facing hardness or difficulties. Climbing to the summit of Yala peak doesn’t require special technique. Mentally and physically fit person can easily reach to the peak and become a climber.
Yala peak climbing trip is 14 days long. If you want to do sightseen after returning Kathmandu the trip extends to 15 days including arrival and departure days.
Yes, a beginner climber can attempt this peak without any previous experience. As the Yala peak climbing is an easy, riskless and simple, normal people with physically fitness can reach to the summit.
We use the tent from the Yala peak base camp.
An experienced, license holder guide with the best knowledge of route, tea houses and management of daily schedule will be your guide. You will have safe and best trip with our guide.
Yes, you can get the achievement certificate after climbing yala Peak. We will provide you the certificate after completing the trip and returning Kathmandu.
The climbing equipment required for Yala peak climbing are as listed below:-
• Climbing harness
• Belay/rappel device
• Locking carabiners x2
• Non- Locking Ice Axe
• Climbing carabiners x1
• 6meter of 16mm tape or 8mm cord
The elevation of Yala Peak is 5500m.
The best season for Yala peak climbing is autumn and spring. The weather of Langtang region remains suitable for climbers and trekkers in autumn and Spring rather than in winter and summer.
We choose spring and autumn as the best season for Yala peak climbing because we can have the clear vision, blooming rhododendron, dry path, no clouds and foggy weather only in these seasons. During winter season, climbing will be challenging even not possible due to very low temperature. Similarly the heavy rainfall, wind and sloppy path makes trekking and climbing very difficult during summer.
Keeping Yala peak a side, there are many mountains in Nepal which can be climbed with low risk. Some of the mountain having low risk of climb are Island peak, Mera peak, Lobuche East, Dhampus peak and Thorangla peak.