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Yala Peak Climbing with Gosainkunda and Helambu Trek

About Trip

Yala Peak Climbing with Gosaikunda Helambu Trek is an exciting peak climbing package in the Langtang region of Nepal with the Langtang circuit trek. It is a complete form of adventurous trip that has been linked with the outstanding ethnic cultural offering.

Yala peak climbing trip begins from Syabrubesi, after driving 7-8 hours north of Kathmandu. Walking through the forest of the Langtang National Park, you reach to some of the spectacular Tamang villages as Langtang valley and Kyanjin Gompa. The cultural prosperity of the local Tamang people is surprising. They are also forward in wonderful hospitality. This makes you feel great before ascending to the Yala peak. Hiking to the Tserko Ri helps for acclimatization. Then you walk to the Yala peak base camp through the trail prevailed with rocky glacier. Base camp is also the place preparing for the climbing along with acclimatization. The following day, you climb up to the summit from where, the magnificent views of Shishapangma, Dorje Lakpa, Ganchenpo, Naya Kang, Tserko Ri, Langtang Lirung and many Tibetan white peaks. Descending from there, you head towards the Gosaikunda Lake and cross the Lauribina Pass to descend Helambu.

For the perfect Yala Peak Climbing with Gosainkunda and Helambu Trek, please feel free to contact Adventure Club Trek. We offer excellent services, itinerary and camping accommodation. (Note: peak climbing is really an adventurous act, so physical fitness, acclimatization and proper rest should not be undermined. Also, it is better to manage extra day, which is useful, if the weather is bad).


Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m)

Day 02:Kathmandu : Sightseeing and Preparation for the Climb

Day 03:Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1,462m) : 8 hours

Day 04:Trek Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel (2,500m) : 5-6 hours

Day 05:Trek Lama Hotel to Langtang village (3,307m) : 5- 6 hours

Day 06:Trek Langtang to Kyangjin Gompa (3,798m) : 4-5 hours

Day 07:Rest Acclimatization day at Kyangjin Gompa

Day 08: Kyanjin Gompa to Yala Base Camp (4600m) : 5-6 hours

Day 09:Summit to Yala Peak (5500m) then return to the base camp (4400m) : 8 hours

Day 10:Yala Peak Base Camp to Langtang village (3307m) : 7- 8 hours

Day 11:Trek Langtang village to Thulo Syabru: 5- 6 hours

Day 12:Trek Thulo Syabru to Gosainkunda: (4,600m) : 7- 8 hours

Day 13:Trek Gosainkunda to Tharepati (3600m) : 6-8 hours

Day 14:Trek Tharapati to Timbu: 6 -7 hours

Day 15:Drive from Timbu to Kathmandu : 4-5 hours

Day 16:Farewell; flights home


What is Included

  • All airport transfers from arrival to departure.
  • 3 nights’ accommodation in a standard twin shared room at a three-star hotel in Kathmandu on B/B basis
  • Teahouse accommodation during the trek
  • Tented accommodation during the climb
  • Guided city tour in Kathmandu including temples’ / monuments’ entrance fees and private vehicle
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek and climb
  • Welcome and farewell dinners.
  • Government licensed, English speaking guides trained in wilderness first aid
  • Well-experienced Climbing guide with all his allowance and expenses.
  • Assistant trekking guides walking with the group to support as necessary (1 assistant guide for 4 trekkers)
  • Porters to carry your luggage during the trek (1 porter for 2 trekkers)
  • All surface transfer to/from KTM by public bus/Jeep
  • Insurance covering all staff and porters as per state law
  • Staff costs including their Salary, food, accommodation, transportation  and medicine.
  • Good quality tents and kitchen utensils for camping
  • Group mountaineering (climbing) equipments
  • Down jacket and sleeping bag  (to be returned after trip completion)
  • Complimentary Adventure Club Trek T-shirt, duffel bag and trekking map
  • Medical kit (carried by your trek leader)
  • All necessary paper work; trekking permits and Yala Peak Peak climbing permit
  • Travel and rescue arrangement (helicopter evacuation is available if needed - at an additional cost)
  • All government and Local Taxes

What is not Included

  • Nepal entry visa
  • Lunches and dinners in Kathmand  
  • Personal expenses (alcoholic drinks, bottled water, cold drinks)
  • Personal travel insurance and medical bills.
  • International air fares/ flights (Fares and flights can be arranged upon the request).
  • Hot shower during the trekking
  • Personal climbing equipment
  • Altitude chamber (PAC) or oxygen
  • Insurance with helicopter evacuation
  • Tips for guide, porters, driver (Tipping is expected, but it is not mandatory.

Important Note:

The above information is a guide and standard template of our services. Our trips can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements.


Detail Itinerary

Day 01Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m)Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport (KTM), you will be welcomed by a representative from Adventure Club Trek. After sorting out your custom formalities (visa and so on), you will be then transferred to your respective hotel in Adventure Club Trek’s private vehicle and give you some time to freshen up. After this, you will attend an orientation about your trek led by the trekking leader over a welcome dinner. Overnight at hotel. Meals: Dinner included .

Day 02Kathmandu : Sightseeing and Preparation for the ClimbThe exciting day begins with a cultural tour to various mediaeval sites in Kathmandu. You will drive to visit the UNESCO listed world heritage sites - Pashupatinath Temple (the biggest Hindu shrine), Boudhanath (largest Buddhist Stupa in Nepal), Swayambhunath (a fine Buddhist stupa at the hill top of Kathmandu) and the Kathmandu Durbar Square (an open museum and abode of Kumari). Coming back from the sightseeing, you will take part in a short briefing and trip preparation. Overnight at hotel. Meals: Breakfast included .

Day 03Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1,462m) : 8 hours Early in the morning, we drive from Kathmandu to Syabru Besi enjoying the scenic views of ridgeline and terraced farm lands. The stunning scene of Ganesh Himal can be explored. The pleasant drive then goes through the bumpy road, continually to Syabrubesi via Dhunche. Overnight at Teahouse. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included

Day 04Trek Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel (2,500m) : 5-6 hours Following the Langtang Khola, we head from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel. During the foot hill excursion, we walk through the rugged path and rhododendron forest of the Langtang National Park. This is a pocket zone of the red panda. Via Bamboo, we reach to Lama Hotel. Overnight at Teahouse. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included.

Day 05Trek Lama Hotel to Langtang village (3,307m) : 5- 6 hours We reach to the Langtang valley today via Ghoda Tabela. It is a gradual climb up viewing the beautiful sceneries of the green hills and picturesque Tamang villages. Langtang village is a unique and typical Tamang village, which is renowned for preserving the traditional values and cultural perfection. Overnight at Teahouse. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included

Day 06Trek Langtang to Kyangjin Gompa (3,798m) : 4-5 hoursWe have a short walking today, which is nice for acclimatization. On the way, we pass some of the beautiful tiny ethnic settlements, cheese factory and cultural diversity. Kyanjin Gompa lies below the Langtang Lirung. The Gompa is a renowned one in Langtang, which reveals about the spiritual perfection of the villagers. Overnight at Teahouse. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included.

Day 07Rest Acclimatization day at Kyangjin GompaToday, we spend an exploration day and we hike to the Tserko Ri. We walk up to the moraine after breakfast, explore the Himalayan wonders. Mt. Langtang Lirung and other Langtang region peaks can be explored during the hike. Even we can experience the cultural prosperity of the ethnic Tamang inhabitations. Overnight at lodge in Kyanjin Gompa. Overnight at Teahouse. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included.

Day 08 Kyanjin Gompa to Yala Base Camp (4600m) : 5-6 hoursWe head towards the Yala peak base camp from Kyanjin Gompa. The trail is prevailed with rocky glacier. The views of Ganchenpo, Naya Kang, Tserko Ri, Yala peak and others can be seen stunning. After reaching at base camp, we do some practices for acclimatization. Enjoy the warm and hygienic meals cooked by our experienced kitchen team. Overnight at tented camp. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included

Day 09Summit to Yala Peak (5500m) then return to the base camp (4400m) : 8 hours This is the most important day of this trip. Getting up early in the morning, we have a breakfast and head towards the summit. From the top, we can explore the views of Shishapangma, Dorje Lakpa, Ganchenpo, Naya Kang, Tserko Ri, Langtang Lirung and many Tibetan white peaks. Then we gradually trek down to the base camp and celebrate. Overnight at tented camp. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included

Day 10Yala Peak Base Camp to Langtang village (3307m) : 7- 8 hours Succeeding the Yala peak climbing, we retrace to the Langtang village through Kyanjin Gompa. Overnight at Teahouse. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included.

Day 11Trek Langtang village to Thulo Syabru: 5- 6 hours First we trek down to Lama Hotel through the lower trail from Rimche and continue to Dorjen. Then we leave the trail that leads us to Syabrubesi, rather take the route that leads us to Thulo Syabru. Now, we are officially on the route to the Gosaikunda Lake. Overnight at Teahouse. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included.

Day 12Trek Thulo Syabru to Gosainkunda: (4,600m) : 7- 8 hours From Thulo Syabru, we walk through the rhododendron and bamboo forest. Passing the Phulung Gompa, we reach to Sin Gompa. Then we walk further to reach the Gosaikunda Lake. We become breathless on exploring there the sacred Lakes and alpine panoramas along with the views of Ganesh Himal range, Manaslu range, Langtang Lirung and the surrounding Tibetan peaks. Gosiakunda Lake is accompanied by Saraswati Kunda and Bhairab Kunda. Gosaikunda Lake is believed to have been created by Lord Shiva. We walk around the Lake and walk to the lodge. Overnight at Teahouse. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included.

Day 13Trek Gosainkunda to Tharepati (3600m) : 6-8 hours Leaving the Gosaikunda Lake, we head towards the technical Lauribina pass, which is located at 4610 meters. The trail is not only rugged, but also steep. From the pass, the views of Mt. Manaslu, Langtang Lirung and Ganesh Himal can be seen spectacular. Climbing through the river bed and walking through the rhododendron forest, we reach to the grazing meadow, which is known as Kharka. Then we reach to the Tharepati village. Overnight at Teahouse. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included.

Day 14Trek Tharapati to Timbu: 6 -7 hours We begin the trek to Timbu, walking through Kakani at first and the bank of the Timbu Khola. We pass some of the beautiful Tamang villages to reach Timbu. Overnight at Teahouse. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included.

Day 15Drive from Timbu to Kathmandu : 4-5 hoursWe will drive back to Kathmandu for about 4- 5 hours and you will transfer to the hotel. Getting refreshed, you will be invited for the farewell dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant. ,Meals: Breakfast and Dinner included.

Day 16Farewell; flights homeAdventure Club Trek will manage a farewell drive to the international airport for your final flight departure. Meals: Breakfast Included.




Departure Note

The quoted costs are per person but don't include International flights, if you are a single person and want to be in a group you can join our fixed departure schedule, if the schedule dates are not suitable for you please contact us and we will be happy to customize our trips to suit your needs.If any individuals / group don't want to join our other group we can comply to your wishes and requirements. We are ground operators Himalayan destinations and can arrange your trip to suit your dates and choices.

Departure Details

Start Date End Date Status Cost  
21 November, 2017 06 December, 2017 Available 1819 Book Now
27 November, 2018 12 December, 2018 Available 1819 Book Now

Trip Note

NOTE: Your safety is of the utmost concern whilst you are travelling with Adventure Club Trek. We will make every effort possible to follow the original itinerary but we reserve the right to change that itinerary if a segment of it becomes a safety issue. Certain mountain regions are remote, natural disasters can happen, weather conditions can decline and there can be illness or an injury. To avoid dangerous situations we may occasionally have to make changes to the itinerary to ensure everyone’s safety. That having been said, Adventure Club Trek will strive to provide you with the best possible trekking experience and to keep your safety our number one priority. We thank you for your understanding.

Pre-Trip Meeting 

Prior to all the treks and expeditions, Adventure Club Trek hosts a pre-trip meeting in Kathmandu. The primary purpose of meeting is to provide an opportunity for individuals to ask questions about the forthcoming trek and to introduce other team members. The meeting covers topics as diverse as personal equipment and acclimatization and usually involves a hike and some skills training. Pre-trip meeting is very important in order to have a better preparation of the trekking.

Best Time to Trek/Climbing 

Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September to November) are the best months for this trip. Although Yala Peak can be climbed during winter, the cold temperature might not be suitable for everyone.

 

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  1. 16 Days
  2. Strenuous
  3. 2- 12 People

Trip Code:ACT 77

Destination:Nepal

Activities:Sightseeing, Trekking and Climbing

Max. Altitude::5,500m/18,044ft

Trek Style:(Teahouse / Camping)

Best season:March -May and Sept to Nov

Accommodation:Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu, Teahouse and camps(tents)

Meals:Breakfast in Kathmandu and All meals during trekking. and climbing

Transportation:Private vehicle/ Local bus

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