Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu
Upon arriving in Kathmandu (Tribhuvan International Airport), a Cold Feet representative will meet you and help you transfer to your hotel by private bus. Enjoy a free evening to explore Kathmandu and recover from your jet-lag. Meet the Cold Feet staff during a short pre-tour briefing before dinner.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing
A full-day guided tour around Kathmandu city's historical and cultural landmarks. Visit Bouddhanath Stupa and Pashupatinath Temple, the most important sites of Buddhism and Hinduism in Nepal. Catch the playful antics of the monkeys and beautiful city views at Swayambhunath temple. Get lost in Kathmandu's old city bazaars, public squares, and former royal palaces at Durbar Square.
Day 03: Drive to Syabrubesi (1462m) by bus 8 hours
Today, we will drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi which takes approx. 8-9 hours by bus. We will head north out of Kathmandu valley driving through scenic foothills and ridgeline vistas to Syabrubesi passing through Dhunche. En route, we will enjoy the glimpse of Ganesh Himal and green hills. Syabrubesi is the cool town with the excellent view. We will stay overnight at guesthouse.
Day 04: Trek to Lama Hotel (2500m) 5 hours
Well, today the first past of the trail crosses through Bhote Koshi and follows the Langtang Khola. Then, this trail gradually climbs to Bamboo passing through the landslide area. Our trek ascends gently to Rimche through Bamboo which lies at the bank of Langtang Khola. Following the trail, we reach at Lama Hotel. We will stay overnight at guesthouse.
Day 05: Trek to Langtang Village (3307m) 5 hours
Today, our trek route follows Gumanechowk, and Ghoda Tabela (literally means The Horse Stable). After this, the trail is slightly gradual and beautiful in the valley with the grazing Yaks. Langtang village is one of the very local and old villages along this trekking route and this view from here is more spectacular as we get closer to mountain. We will stay overnight at guesthouse.
Day 06: Trek to Kyanjin Gompa (3798m) 4 hours
Today is a shorter walk but enough for acclimatization. Here, the surroundings are interesting and we pass the famous Cheese factory. This beautiful valley is in the Langtang Lirung. We will take our time to explore the valley and lots of small peaks to climb. We will stay overnight at guesthouse.
Day 07: Exploration day at Kyanjin Gompa
Today is a day to rest and explore the Kyanjin Gompa. Here, you can visit the monastery and cheese factory. We then take a walk up the moraine to see the spectacular ice faces and tumbling glaciers of Langtang Lirung or ascend Kyangjin Ri which is the highest point of this trek. We will the panoramic views of Langtang Peaks just behind the village. We will stay overnight at guesthouse.
Day 08: Trek to Yala Peak Base Camp (4400m) 6 hours
To reach Yala Base Camp, you trek along the rocky glacier trail. We will be enjoying the views of Ganchenpo, Tserko Ri, Naya Kang, Yala Peak and others. For today, the accommodation will be tented camp and food will be cooked by our professional camp cook. We will stay overnight at tented camp.
Day 09: Summit Yala Peak (5732m) and back to Kyanjin Gompa
Today is gonna be our main adventure day. So we make an early start in the morning to climb Yala Peak depending on weather conditions. At the summit of Yala Peak, you will be stunned by the panoramic views of Shishapangma, Dorje Lakpa, Ganchenpo, Naya Kang, Tserko Ri, Langtang Lirung and many Tibetan mountains. We will stay overnight at guesthouse.
Day 10: Spare day in case of bad weather to climb Yala Peak
We will take this day as a spare day if the weather condition is bad. We will take rest all the day.
Day 11: Trek back to Lama Hotel (2500m) 5½ hours
Today, we rejoin the trail to Lama Hotel. We stay overnight at guesthouse.
Day 12: Trek to Syabrubesi (1462m) 5 hours
Leaving the mountains behind us, our descent takes us to the Syabrubesi where we started the trek about a week ago. We will stay overnight at guesthouse.
Day 13: Drive back to Kathmandu by bus 8 hours
After having breakfast at Syabrubesi, we drive back to Kathmandu today. This will take some 9 hours by bus. We will enjoy the farewell dinner party tonight in Kathmandu.
Day 14: Final Departure
A Cold Feet representative will accompany you to the airport to catch your returning flight. We hope to see you again soon!