Ama Yangri Trek

destination Tarke Ghyang - Ama Yangri
duration 05 Days
grade Easy
start/end point Kathmandu/Kathmandu
max altitude 3771m
meal Included
accommodation Included
season April-May and Sep-Oct


The Ama Yangri Trek in the region offers a mesmerizing journey through the heart of the Himalayas, providing an unparalleled blend of pristine landscapes, cultural richness, and spiritual serenity. Nestled in the shadow of towering peaks, this trek unveils a tapestry of lush forests, terraced fields, and traditional villages that seem suspended in time. This off-the-beaten-path trek provides an intimate experience for those seeking a quieter and less crowded alternative to some of the more popular trekking routes in Nepal.
As you ascend along the trail, the panorama evolves, revealing breathtaking vistas of snow-capped giants, including Langtang Lirung and Dorje Lakpa, which stand as majestic sentinels in the distance. Ama Yangri itself, a sacred peak revered by locals, graces the trek with its presence, inviting trekkers to a vantage point that seems to touch the heavens.
The trail weaves through rhododendron forests, painting the hillsides with a burst of colors during the spring, creating a surreal setting that feels like stepping into a living canvas. Quaint hamlets dot the landscape, allowing for genuine interactions with the warm-hearted locals, whose rich cultural traditions and ancient monasteries add layers of depth to the trekking experience.
One of the defining features of the Ama Yangri Trek is its tranquility and remoteness, offering a respite from the hustle and bustle of more frequented routes. The stillness of the high-altitude meadows and the prayer flags fluttering in the mountain breeze create an ambiance that fosters introspection and connection with the natural world.

Trip Highlights

  • Wildlife Encounters - The trek passes the home to diverse flora and fauna. Keep an eye out for elusive red pandas, Himalayan tahr, and various species of birds. The trek provides nature enthusiasts with the opportunity to observe the region's biodiversity up close.
  • Remote Wilderness - Unlike some of the more frequented trekking routes, Ama Yangri Trek provides a sense of seclusion and tranquility. The pristine wilderness, untouched by mass tourism, allows you to connect with nature in its purest form.
  • Spectacular Scenery - The Ama Yangri Trek offers panoramic views of the Langtang Range, including Langtang Lirung, Dorje Lakpa, and Langshisha Ri. The trail meanders through dense rhododendron forests, picturesque valleys, and high-altitude meadows, creating a visual spectacle that captivates every trekker.
  • Off-the-Beaten-Path Experience - Unlike some of the more popular trekking routes, Ama Yangri offers a more secluded and intimate experience. The trail is less crowded, allowing for a peaceful and reflective journey surrounded by nature's symphony.
  • Breathtaking Landscapes - Ama Yangri Trek showcases the diverse landscapes of the region. Walk through dense rhododendron forests, traverse high alpine meadows, and witness cascading waterfalls. The trek is a visual feast with its ever-changing scenery, providing opportunities for stunning photographs at every turn.
  • Cultural Immersion - Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Tamang culture as you traverse through traditional villages. Encounter warm hospitality, vibrant festivals, and ancient monasteries that provide a glimpse into the spiritual essence of the region. The people's simple lifestyle and warm smiles create a unique connection with the trekker.
  • Majestic Ama Yangri Peak - The trek revolves around the awe-inspiring Ama Yangri Peak, a sacred site for the local Tamang people. The peak not only offers a challenging ascent but also rewards trekkers with sweeping vistas of the Langtang Valley, Ganesh Himal, and beyond. The summit is a surreal vantage point that feels like touching the sky.


Day 1: Arrive to Kathmandu, meet and transfer to Hotel

Uopn your arrival in Kathmandu, our representative meets you at the airport and assists you to transfer to Hotel and check into the Hotel.

Day 2: Drive to Timbu and trek to Tarke Ghyang (2590m). Drive – 4 hrs and Trek – 5 hrs

Day 3: Hike to Ama Yangri Peak (3771m) and retrace back to Tarke Ghyang.

Day 4: Trek back to Timbu and Drive back to Kathmandu. Check into Hotel

Day 5: Final departure

Inclusion / Exclusion


  • 2 nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu at standard Hotel on Bed & Breakfast Basis
  • Airport transfers in Kathmandu
  • Transportation between Kathmandu and trek start/end point
  • English speaking trekking guide
  • Sufficient porters. One porter between two members
  • Trek on full board Basis (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner with Hot drinks are provided) and Accommodation in the Lodge, during the trek
  • Trekking Permits and all official paper works
  • Insurances for the guides and porters


  • International airfare
  • Nepal entry visa fee, which costs $50 for 30 days and $30 for 15 days
  • Personal trekking gears
  • Travelers insurance
  • Main meals in Kathmandu
  • Tipping for the guides, porters and drivers. It is not mandatory but it is customary in Nepal

All Inclusive Cost

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  • Hassle-Free Booking
  • Team of highly experienced Experts

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