Yala Peak stands tall with a height of 5723m. If you want to spend two wonderful weeks in Nepal Climbing then, Yala Peak Climbing is for you. Similarly, Yala Peak provides you with a fantastic two-week adventure trekking through Langtang National Park in Nepal. Climbing an ascent of the majestic but non-technical Yala Peak is a dream for most mountain lovers in Nepal.
Similarly, the summit of Yala Peak is famous for being a perfect viewpoint of some of the popular mountains in Nepal. Likewise, it gives those at the summit a fantastic experience of being at a high altitude. In addition, you can do this climb easily because of the remote nature of the Himalayas with few people around for the climb. Similarly, the climb is less technical and challenging.
Furthermore, when you are at the summit of the Yala Peak Climbing you will be at the heart of the Himalayas. Additionally, while climbing Yala Peak you will get a stunning view of the beautiful Himalayan peaks. During the climb to Yala Peak, you will visit the Langtang National Park. Getting to Langtang Valley is very simple, it does not require any eternal flights.
We simply drive for seven to eight hours to reach the Langtang Valley. In addition, Yala Peak is very close to the border of Tibet. This means during the climb you will see a wonderful view of the Tibetan peaks. Lastly, the climb to Yala Peak will be a lifetime experience for you.
Who can do This Peak Climbing?
Everyone passionate about the climb can do Yala Peak Climbing. Is not as challenging as the other peak climbing in Nepal. However, a person with a bad health condition cannot do this climb. Similarly, you should be physically fit and mentally tough for the climb. Furthermore, Yala Peak Climbing is not recommended for children under 16 years of age. Likewise, this climb could be very challenging for old people over 60 years of age. For Yala Peak Climbing you should not have any health problems.
So, you should do a full body checkup before you head for the journey. If you have any health problems then it will be very difficult for any travel company to cooperate with you. Furthermore, your stamina is the utmost important thing to you in your journey to Yala Peak Climbing.
Therefore, running or jogging 2 months before the trip is very helpful. Similarly, when you are climbing to high altitudes your stamina is very important because during the journey of Yala Peak. You should climb almost 4-5 hours a day at a minimum.
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Why do Yala Peak?
Yala Peak Climbing is best for someone who has a shortage of time and wants to experience climbing in the Himalayas of Nepal. Similarly, when you climb here you can get a stunning view of the surroundings and its landscape. Annually, a lot of trekkers climb this Peak Climbing because they want to experience the beauty of the place firsthand.
Likewise, when you are doing the Yala Peak Climbing we will explore different cultures and beautiful ecosystems. People do this climb because it is cost-effective and you don’t need any technical knowledge. Furthermore, when you do this trek you will see a stunning alpine forest in the Langtang region. Similarly, get an opportunity to get in touch with the unique Tibetan culture known as Tamang. In addition, you can have delicious local food made up of local spices and ingredients.
- Experience short climbing duration
- Get inexpensive trekking peaks of Nepal
- Safe peak with minimal objective hazard
- Observe a good introduction to Himalayan peak climbing
- Physiologically less challenging
- Lower altitude at Yala Peak Climbing
- Observe an appropriate approach that allows for slow and proper acclimatization
- Experience high-pass trekking techniques
- Get the stunning alpine scenery of Langtang Range
- Unique Tibetan culture is known as the Tamang tribe
- A stimulating Himalayan adventure that can help you find your style of climbing in the big mountains.
- Travel with trained Sherpa climbing guides
- Scout magnificent views of the Himalayas
- Explore wildlife such as red pandas and monkeys can be seen on the trail
- Observe stunning views of glaciers & a cheese factory
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Arrival at Kathmandu Airport
Today you will arrive at the Tribhuvan International Airport and your airport representative will pick you up. Then you will be transferred to the requested hotel.
Preparation for the trip
Today, you will prepare for the journey. Similarly, today we will do all the necessary shopping for the trip at the local market of Kathmandu. Likewise, after shopping, if you have free time then you can even visit the World Heritage Site of Kathmandu. After the visit, you will rest at a comfortable lodge for the night.
Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1503m/4931ft, 08hrs)
Today our trip to Yala Peak officially starts. On day 3 of our journey, we will start our driving journey from Kathmandu to Syprubeshi via Trishuli. Trishuil has great importance in the Nepali culture. A lot of people value this river very highly. Furthermore, while you are traveling via the roads of Trishuli. You will get a chance to taste tasty fish from the river for lunch. The fish at the Trishuli river is very famous among Nepali people. After a long drive from Kathmandu to Syprubeshi, you will rest at a comfortable lodge for the night.
Trek from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel
Today we will trek from Syabrubesi to Lama hotel. During this trip, you will experience the diversity in the ecosystem. Similarly, you will see abundant flora and fauna of the place. In addition, on the route to reach the lama hotel, you will pass through small villages. Where you can explore different local cultures and traditions. Furthermore, after we reach Lama hotel you will get to taste the local cuisine which adds to your journey. Likewise, the trek takes place at 2410m altitude and lasts for about 7 hours. So, it is a long journey so you should walk at your own pace.
Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang(3430m/11250ft, 05hrs)
After a good night’s sleep at a comfortable Lama Hotel. We started our trek ascending from Lama Hotel to Langtang. At an altitude of 3430m. During your trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang, you will see the stunning charm of the hills of Nepal. This trek is relatively short compared to other trekking journeys. So, you can walk slowly and get in touch with nature. Similarly, on the way to Langtang, you will see a beautiful Langtang valley. Furthermore, after 5 hours of ascending through the trails, we will rest in a comfortable lodge at Langtang for the night and enjoy the hospitality of the locals. We will enjoy the night and wait for our further journey to reach the summit.
Trek from Langtang to Kyanjin Gompa (3830m/12563ft, 06hrs)
Today, we trek from Langtang to Kyanjin Gompa. Kyanjin Gompa is a very simplified place for any Mountain lover or climber. Similarly, this trek from Langtang to Kyanjin Gompa takes place at an altitude of 3830m. Which is a very high altitude. Therefore, you need to stay hydrated during the trek. Likewise, you should take small breaks in between and this will help you in an effective trekking experience. Furthermore, after you reach Kyanjin Gompa you will rest at a comfortable tea house for the night.
Rest day for acclimatization at Kyanjin Gompa
Today is a very prime day for your expedition. On day seven of our Yala Peak Climbing, we will have our rest and acclimatization day. Having an acclimatization day in between the climbing or trekking is a very practical thing. Acclimatization day is important because on this day you will be familiar with the environment. But, during the acclimatization day of Yala Peak Climbing you will visit different monasteries and the cheese factory, walk up glaciers of Langtang Lirung or ascend Kyanjin Ri (4350m/14272ft, 04hrs.) behind the village for a breathtaking panorama of the Langtang peaks which will add to your Yala peak journey experience. Lastly, in the evening we return to Kyanjin Gompa and rest at a comfortable tea house for the night.
Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Yala Peak Base Camp (4300m/14104ft, 05hrs)
After a nice acclimatization day at Kyanjin Gompa. After a nice breakfast early in the morning, we will ascend towards Yala Base Camp at an altitude of 4300m. From where we will get a panoramic view of the Yala Peak and other 7000+m peaks. After getting a panoramic view from the base camp we will set our camp early and repose for the night.
Summit to Yala Peak 6 hrs and return to base camp (4800m/15748ft, 12hrs).
Today is an exciting day for your Yala Peak Climbing because today we will summit Yala Peak at an altitude of 4800m. Similarly, we will enjoy the 360-degree view of the surroundings and return to the base camp. At the base camp, we will set our camp at a suitable place and relax.
Trek from Yala Base Camp to Kyanjin Gompa(3830m/12566ft, 04hrs); Lodge accommodation.
From day 10 our return journey begins. Today, we will return from Yala Base Camp to Kyanjin Gompa in the same way that we used to ascend. Furthermore, on the way from Yala Base Camp to Kyanjin Gompa, we will do downhill climbs. The treks start early in the morning and last for 4 hours. In addition, after we reach Kyanjin Gompa we will rest at a comfortable lodge for the night.
Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Lama Hotel (2410m/7907ft, 05hrs)
On day 11 of our trip, we will continue our trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Lama Hotel by the same way we pass to ascend. Here you will pass through some rocky and stony ways. Similarly, this trek takes around 5 hours to complete at an altitude of 3410m.
Trek from Lama Hotel to Syabrubesi(1503m/4931ft, 05hrs)
Today we will descend from Lama Hotel to Syabrubeshi at an altitude of 1503M, during the trek from Lama Hotel to Syabrubesi we will see different flora and fauna of the place. Likewise, you can capture the beautiful movements of your trip. In addition, this trek is 5 hours long so you will have more time to have fun during the trek. Overnight at a comfortable lodge.
Drive from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu takes about 06-07 hrs
Today is the last day of your Singu Yala Peak Climbing. Therefore, today we will drive from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu by tourist bus which takes about seven hours. Furthermore, today we will have a farewell dinner party with a cultural program in the evening where you will explore the different cultures of Nepal. Overnight at the hotel.
Drop at the airport for final departure
Today is the final day of your journey. So, your departure representative will drop you at the airport for your final departure.
- Arrival & Departure: Airport - Hotel transfers – Airport (Pick Up and Drop).
- Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu: 3 nights hotel in Kathmandu (3 Star Category) on bed & breakfast Basis- Sharing Twin Bed Room.
- Welcome Dinner: One Welcome Dinner in a tourist standard restaurant in Kathmandu with Office’s Staff.
- Permit All necessary paperwork: Yala Peak Climbing climbing Permit from NMA
- Garbage Management: Garbage Deposit fees.
- Insurance: Medical & Emergency rescue Insurance for all involved Nepalese staff during the trek and climbing.
- Map: Trekking and climbing map.
- Climbing Stuffs Transportation: Necessary all equipment Transportation for all Members and Staffs from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (by bus) and to Base camp (by Porters)– While returning: Base camp to Syabrubesi (by porters) and Syabrubesi to Kathmandu (by bus or private transportation).
- Member Luggage: Up to 25 Kg per member for personal baggage during the trek carried by porters.
- Food and Lodging: 3 Food 3 meals a day (BDL; including tea and coffee) along with accessible accommodation at Hotel/Lodge during the trek.
- Drinking: 2 liters of boiled water to carry on thermos per day per member. Porter: Porters (1 member: 1 Porter) during the trek
- Climbing Sherpa: Veteran and Government Licensed Climbing Guide.
- Climbing Sherpa Salary & Allowance: Climbing Sherpa Salary, Equipment, Food, and Clothing.
- Staff Salary and allowance: All Nepali staff & porters daily wages, salary, equipment, foods & clothing.
- Oxygen Bottle (O2): Oxygen bottles will be in stock at base camp in case of an emergency (with appropriate charge).
- High camp service: Necessary cooking gas, cooking pot for members, high altitude tent (sharing basis), high food for members, Sherpa, and climbing crews. Group climbing gears, fixed and dynamic rope during the climbing period as required.
- Light: Necessary light at all tents. * if required.
- Guide: Government licensed Guide (English speaking) during the trek and sight-seeing in Kathmandu valley.
- Valley Sightseeing: Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley [Swoyambhu (Monkey Temple) and Kathmandu Durbar Square] by a professional guide.
- Comprehensive Medical kit.
- Certificate: Yala Peak Climbing certificate issued by Nepal Mountaineering Association (after climbing the Yala Peak Climbing successfully).
- Air Fare: International flight airfare (from and to Kathmandu).
- Nepal entry Visa fee: Nepali Visa fee is USD 60 per person for 30 days and to be applied for 60 days is USD 120.
- Lunch & Dinner: Lunch & dinner during the stay in Kathmandu (also in case of early return from Trekking / Expedition than the scheduled itinerary).
- Extra night in Kathmandu: Extra nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu. In case of early arrival or late departure, early return from Trekking / Expedition (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
- Insurance: Travel and high altitude insurance, accident, helicopter medical & emergency evacuation. *Mandatory
- Rescue Evacuation: Medical and emergency rescue evacuation costs if required. (Rescue, Repatriation, Helicopter, Medication, Medical Tests and Hospitalization costs.)
- Personal Expenses: Telephone, Internet, Toiletries, battery recharge, hot shower, laundry, any Alcoholic beverages (during the trek and in Kathmandu but we will serve soft drinks for members in base camp).
- Personal Equipment: Clothing, Packing Items or Bags, Personal Medical Kit, Personal Trekking /Climbing Gears.
- Toiletries: Soaps, shampoos, toilet and tissue papers, toothpaste, and other items used to keep yourself clean.
- Filming: Special Filming, Camera, and Drone permit fee.
- Internet Service: Not included during the trek.
- USD 25 for an extra porter per day (If extra porter demanded).
- Summit Bonus: Summit bonus for climbing Sherpa.
- Tips: Tips for Basecamp and other staff.
- Extra: Any other services or activities, which are not mentioned in the itinerary
- Any other item not listed in the “Cost Includes” section.
Best time to do Yala Peak Climbing
The time of your visit for high altitude climbing is very important for you. If you choose the wrong time for your visit then it will be very troublesome for you to complete your journey. Therefore choosing the best time for your visit is very important. Similarly, the best time to visit the Yala Peak Climbing is during the spring and autumn seasons. During this time of the season, you will get perfect weather and climate. Likewise, it will be very helpful to see the beauty in clear visibility. Furthermore, the trails are also easy to travel. In addition, if you travel here during this time of the year then you will get a chance to explore different festivals and cultures. It is the main reason for mountain lovers all around the world to choose this time of the year for the climb.
The difficulty of Yala Peak Climbing
This trek is along the expedition. So, if you are a new trekker or climber then it is going to be very hard for you. However, if you decide to trek here then a local guide is very important. Similarly, the Himalayan region is a very high-altitude trekking region. So, if you are not careful enough then you might fall victim to altitude sickness. Altogether, this Expedition is very challenging so make sure that you are fully prepared for its challenge. Furthermore, if you travel here during the on-season then it might be difficult for you to find suitable accommodation including experienced guides and porters because they might already get hired or booked by other trekkers. In addition, it is a long and steep trek that might challenge you during your trek. Similarly, if you travel during off-seasons then the climate might make your trek difficult because the weather gets cloudy and you cannot travel with clear visibility. So, you have to properly plan your trek.
Travel insurance for Yala Peak CLimbing
Your travel insurance is one of the most important things that you should carry during your travel with us. If you don’t have your travel insurance with you then we are afraid that we cannot cooperate with you. In addition, to all that make sure that your travel adventure and trekking insurance above 4000m is covered. Similarly, make sure that your insurance policy covers all your hospital bills in case something bad happens to you during the trek. But, if you don’t have your original insurance policy then make certain that you got a copy of the policy because it will help you choose a beneficial policy at the time.
Meals and Accommodation at Yala Peak CLimbing
We only provide meals and accommodation during the time of your trek. However, we don’t provide soft hard drinks, beers, and other alcoholic products. Because we understand that these things can hamper your tour. Instead, we provide you with healthy local and western food which can benefit you during your trek. Furthermore, most of the accommodation facilities are run by locals. You will get a chance to experience quality local food and hospitality. In addition, the locals there also provide western foods though it’s a bit expensive compared to the local meals. Additionally, a lot of foreign climbers find local cuisine tastier than western foods. Local dishes are less pricey because they prepare them with their local farm produce and spices. Whereas, most of the ingredients for western foods are imported from cities. So, western foods are slightly expensive. Additionally, as you go higher up the altitude the price of the meals also increases. Lastly, we provide a good camping facility with suitable meals.
Fitness and Experience Requirement for Yala Peak CLimbing
This expedition is one of the challenging expeditions in Nepal. Even some of the most experienced trekkers and climbers find it challenging sometimes to travel through these routes. So, you have to be very experienced for this expedition. Similarly, you have to be physically fit for this trek and climb. If you have some health issues, then it will be next to impossible for you to travel or complete this trek. Likewise, make sure that you do a full body checkup before heading toward the trek. This will be beneficial for you. In addition, walking and jogging/running before your journey are very beneficial. Furthermore, having a little bit of knowledge of hiking and trekking is favorable. However, visitors with less knowledge can do this expedition as well. It can be a good first climb for a lot of climbers trying bigger expeditions such as Everest, Annapurna, etc.
Climate and weather at Yala Peak CLimbing
You will find the ideal climate for the expedition is during the autumn and spring season. However, you will find perfect weather during the monsoon seasons as well. If you decide to do an expedition here during this time of the year then you will be able to travel with clear visibility and you can enjoy your time here. You are going to travel very high altitudes during the trek. So, making sure you do it at a perfect time can double your experience and have fun. Additionally, if you travel here during this season then you will be able to travel in a clear sky. During this time of the year, the weather is very pleasant and warm. However, it gets cold at night. It can probably show above 4000m altitudes. However, the climate of the Himalayas is unpredictable. It is mostly warm during the day and cold during the night. So, you should have a reliable sleeping bag with you. But, it is quite warm if there is sunshine. Likewise, if there is sunshine during the trek and climb then you can fully enjoy the view of the surroundings. Likewise, you will travel in clear visibility. But, if you travel here during the off-season then you might not find a suitable climate for your visit. So, assure that you choose your trek at the perfect time.
Safety and security for Yala Peak Climbing
Safety and Security of our people are important factors for our company during the trek. Similarly, we take full care of our consumer and their property. Similarly, our trip constantly operates monitoring every area of our travel. So, don’t worry about anything and enjoy your time with us. However, we don’t provide any personal insurance during the trek and climb.
When is the best time for the Yala Peak Climbing?
Autumn (September, October, November) and spring (March, April, May) are suitable for Yala Peak Climbing. However, it is possible in monsoon seasons too.
How difficult is the Yala Peak Climbing?
The Yala Peak Climbing Climbing is difficult. But, almost anyone can complete it. You just have to be confident in yourself.
How much will it cost to climb Yala Peak Climbing?
The average cost of the Yala Peak Climbing is about USD 1500 per person for a 15-18 days itinerary.
Can you climb the Yala Peak Climbing alone?
It is not possible. Similarly, this trek would be very difficult for a single person. So, we would recommend hiring a guide.
Do I need a climbing permit for the Yala Peak Climbing?
Yes, it’s compulsory to have a Yala Peak Climbing permit from Kathmandu.
Can you have altitude sickness on the Yala Peak Climbing?
Altitude sickness is a common problem during the Yala Peak Climbing. So, you should drink a sufficient amount of water.
What is the food price at Yala Peak Climbing?
Food Prices differ from place to place. But, it usually costs USD 25 for lunch, dinner, and breakfast.
How many hours do I need to walk per day?
You usually walk about 5-6 hours on most of your trek days. The walks must be slow and
Can I carry children to Yala Peak Climbing?
It is an unwise decision to carry your children with you to Yala Peak Climbing Climbing. But, exceptions are made if they are old enough then you can take them with you following necessary protocols.
Is the Yala Peak Climbing trail crowded?
Usually, the walking trail is not crowded but it is generally jam-packed with travelers during the peak trekking season.
What will happen If I get sick during the Yala Peak Climbing?
While climbing it is possible that you feel uncomfortable. But, don’t worry, your guide will be there for you all the time
Is charging my phones and batteries possible in the route of the Yala Peak Climbing?
It is certainly possible to charge your phones and batteries in the tea houses and lodges during your trip to Yala Peak Climbing Climbing but they might charge you some money. So, make sure you charge your electronics.
Can children do Yala Peak Climbing Climbing?
Children’s climbing at such a height is very risky. Although if they are old enough then they can participate in the journey.
Can Yala Peak Climbing be done in groups or with friends?
Yes, you can do Yala Peak Climbing with your friends or group.