Yala Peak Climbing
Yala Peak Climbing is the well known trekking peak in Langtang region in the north of Kathmandu valley. Placed at the height of 5,550m Yala peak is classified as an easy climbing peak suited for with good physical fitness.We will drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche or Syabru Besi and trek uphill for three days to the valley. We will make our base camp at the end of trial and a high camp a further half day trek beyond base camp in a meadow at an altitude of 4,800m. The last 400 m of the trek is on ice so we will carry ice axe, rope and crampons.
The trek on Yala peak is often done as the warm up for Naya kanga which is situated on the other side of the valley. From the summit grants us the extravagant vista of, Langtang Lirung( 7,235m) , Lenpo Gang(7,063m) , Dorje Lakpa(6,975m), Ganesh Himal, Naya kagna, Gangchempo(6,388m) and the mighty Shishapangma(8,020m) along with the hodgepodge of many others.
Facts of File
Elevation : 5,500m
Region : Langtang
Duration :13 days
Best Season : Sept. to Nov.& April to May.
Facility : Tea house lodges & camping while on climbing
Duration : 12 days
Day 01: From Tribhuban International Airport you will be transferred to your hotel room. In the afternoon we will invite you to our office for briefing about the each day program.
Day 02: Early in the morning after having breakfast we will drive to Dhunche (2020m). While crossing Trishuli River we can see glimpse of Ganesh Himal.
Day 03: Trek to Lama hotel (2475m) via Syaphru Besi Ghopche Khola and Rimche. On the route if we are lucky we can see Red Pandas, Wild Monkey and Bear.
Day 04: Trek up to Langtang village (3,430m) via Ghora Tabela this is the head quarter of Langtang national park is located. In the trail we can see the glimpse of Langtang Lirung.
Day 05: We climb up slowly passing the dense forest and pasture land to Kyangjin (3,870m). Kyangjin has a vivid setting as it is surrounded by snow capped mountain from all side. From here we can see the panoramic vista of Dorje Lakpa, Langtang Lirung and Langtang Ri.
Day 06: Acclimatize at Kyangjin Gompa. Explore Kyangjin Ri and Tserko Ri as they offer the spectacular vista of Langtang range, Kinshung, Yansa Tsenji and the foot of Lirung Glacier.
Day 07: Trek to Yala Peak Base Camp (4800m).
Day 08: Climb to Yala Peak summit (5500m). Return back to Kyangjing Gompa.
Day 09: Trek to Lama hotel from Kyangjing following the Langtang Khola to Langtang village and to Ghora Tabela. After having lunch in Ghora Tabela we will climb down toLama Hotel.
Day 10: Trek downhill to Syabru Beshi (1480m). In Syabru Beshi there is hydro Project called Chilime power plant.
Day 11: Drive to Kathmandu from Syabru Besi bus. It takes nine hours.
Day 12: Departure for your onward flight.