Yala Peak(5732m)Climbing Itinerary
The Yala Peak lies between the Langtang and Dorjelakpa Himalayan. Yala Peak close distance from Kathmandu and requires 10 to 12 days to complete the summit. This peak is less technical required. For this Peak, We start our trek from Dhunche to Syabru village towards Langtang Khola. The trekking trail goes along the Langtang khola up to Lama hotel,Langtang valley and Kyanginkgompa. From Kyangin village it takes one day to be at base camp where we set up our Tents.There will be brief given by our Climbing guide (Sherpa) and to have a course about the technique of proper climbing. Yala Peak mainly climb on the icy rocks and on top most of time will be snow. From the Summit you can see the spectacular views on the left of langtang Lirung and Shisapangma mountains in the north. Ganjala peak and other many peaks are on the south and Dorjelakpa in the far east.
Day to Day Itinerary Activities:
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport, our representative transfer to a good Hote. At the evening there will short breif about trekking and Climbing.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing like Old Royal Palace -Darbar square, Syambhunath monks temple and Pahupatinath hindu temple. This is half day sightseeing Then we preparing for trekking and climbing . May you have to buy your final gears .
Day 03: Kathmandu to Syabru Bensi (810m) .
Before at 6:30 am, better you have breakfst at your hotel, our guide come to the hotel and drive by taxi to the New bus station where the buses leav to Dhunche up to Syabru bensi. Or You can drive your privite Jeep or car toward Dhunche or Syabrubensi. Over night at Guest house or hotel.
Day 04: Syabrubensi to LamaHotel(2740m)
Today we walk along the Langtang khola, small tea shops and throug the thick forests and cross many time the wood and suspension bridges up to Rimche. then after 30 minute you get the lama hotel where many comfortable lodge or hotel. Over night .
Day 05: Lama Hotel to Langtang village (3500m)
As we continue climbing, there are occasional glimpses of Langtang Lirung between the trees. At Ghora Tabela (3000m), the trail emerges into open ground. There was once a Tibetan resettlement project here, but now it is a Nepalese army post though it has no permanent inhabitants. The trail continues to climb gently and the valley widens, passing a few temporary settlements used by herders who bring their livestock up to graze in the high pastures during the summer months. There is a monastery which we can visit shortly before arriving at the village of Langtang, the headquarters of the Langtang National Park. The houses of Langtang and neighboring villages are of Tibetan style, surrounded by stone walls enclosing fields of buckwheat, potatoes, wheat, turnips and barley.
Day 06: Langtang Village to Kyangjin (3800m)
The trail climbs gradually through small villages and yak pastures, as the valley opens out further and the views become more extensive. After crossing several small streams and moraines, the trail reaches the settlement at Kyangjin. Here there is a small monastery and a government-operated cheese factory. We shall arrive at Kyangjin by lunch time, allowing extra time to acclimatize and explore the area.
Day 07: Kyangjin Gompa Rest
Explore and day hike around this valley. Go to A famous cheese Factory which was started by the help of Swiss Association for technical assistance in 1995. Langtang Glacier may surely attract if you can walk up on the north of Gompa.
Day 08: Kyangjin to Yala (4641m) Basecamp.Tented camp.
From Kyangjin, we continue further up the valley, climbing above the Langtang Khola and contouring around the hillside to the yersa at Yala. From our camp here, there are tremendous views of the peaks of Dorje Lakpa (7000m), Kangchenpo (6400m) and Lonpo Gang (7100m).From our camp at Yala it is only a short way to the top of Tsergo Ri (5066m). This is an 'easy' walk to the prayer flags and mani stones marking the summit, the highest point on a broad flat plateau. The views all around are spectacular, a 360 degree panorama of snow capped peaks including Langtang Lirung, Kimshun, Yanza Tsenji, Langtang Ri, Pemthang Ri, Langshisha Ri, Dorje Lakpa, Kangchenpo and Naya Kanga. And Tented.
Day 09: Climb of Yala Peak(5732m) :Our base at Yala provides us with the opportunity to climb Yala Peak, a glaciated peak to the north east of Yala. The climb is not difficult and provides good acclimatization and training for our climb of Peak. The climb is straightforward being little more than a walk up steep snow slopes of around 30 degrees. Ice axe and crampons will be needed and most of the climb will involve walking roped together up the glacier. This climb is a superb introduction to mountaineering in the Himalaya with magnificent mountain scenery all around and views across to the mountains in nearby Tibet, including Shishapangma. Tent Camp.
Day 10: Yala to return Kyangjin Gompa to Langtang valley.Overnight at lodge.
Day 11: Trek Langtang village to Lamahotel-Remche. Same way retrack.Overnight at lodge.
Day12: Trek Lamahotel-Remche to Sybrubensi.Same way retrack. Overnight at lodge.
Day 13: Drive Sybrubensi to Kathmandu /7hrs. Same way retrack. Overnight at hotel.
Day 14: Day Rest or Shopping day free day.
Day 15: Drop to Airport. fly back to your Home country.
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READ Note: After deadly Earthquake the Langtang village and this route was temporarily closed but it is open now. we think this area people need more supports then ever! So doing a trek or climb to Langtang region, definitely helps these effected people of Langtang. You are hearty welcome and your travel can help there people. Before Booking a trip to Langtang region we will sure to inform the real condition and weather the trip is possible or not. Thank you.