Rolwaling Camping Treks offers fascinating experience where you can get unique environment and is exceptionally rich in bio-diversity which makes this region one of the finest tourist destinations in Nepal
Rolwaling Camping Treks offers fascinating experience where you can get unique environment and is exceptionally rich in bio-diversity which makes this region one of the finest tourist destinations in Nepal.
Rolwaling trekking is the East-West Valley below Gauri Shankar (7145m) and near the Tibtian border. One of the most remote, mysterious, and fascinating places in the trek. The land is full of the tales of the yeti, the elusive snow man in the world and it is the place where some mountaineers arranged expedition to hunt yetis in the past. The region consists of Tamang settlements combined with majestic mountain ranges and several kinds of vegetation. On Rolwaling trek, you will be enchanted by the panoramic views of Pharchamo Peak (6187m) and Ramdung (5925m). This remote area is a challenging and rewarding trekking destination.
Day 01: Arrival and transfer to hotel in Kathmandu Upon arrival in Kathmandu.
Our airport representative will be waiting outside the airport terminal a few metres from the exit door. Please check your name at play card. He will bring you to hotel in kathmandu. The drive from the airport to the hotel is around 20 minutes
Day 02: Kathmandu (1360m)
In the morning we explore Kathmandu on an organised sightseeing tour. We visit Bodhnath Stupa, one of the biggest Buddhist shrines in the world, where we observe Buddhist monks in prayer in the monasteries surrounding the stupa. We also visit Pashupatinath, the most famous Hindu temple in the country, located on the banks of the holy Bagmati River. Here we see Hindu holy men (sadhus) meditating, pilgrims bathing and occasionally funeral pyres burning on the ghats. The rest of our time in Kathmandu is free for further sightseeing and exploration. In the late afternoon you will be issued with your Trek Pack and departure information for the next morning.Meals included: 1 breakfast.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Shigati to Jagat (1440m.) takes about seven hours.
You trek through normal flat land along the side of the river while passing through rice terraces. There are small villages on your way which are inhabited by a mixed community. Several times, you cross jungles covered by orchid, few rhododendron trees and wild vegetation. Now you cross a suspension bridge to reach Jagat, a small town resided by people of mixed culture. You camp for the night.
Day 04 : Trek from Jagat to Simigaon (2020m.)
Takes about seven and half hours. The first part of your trail follows a normal flat path until it passes through the jungle. At several places you cross over suspension bridges. There are numerous villages on your way where can find small teashops and local shops in some of the locations. You steeply climb up to Simigaon, a village inhabited by Buddhist and few Hindus. You camp for the night.
Day 05: Trek from Simigaon to Daldung La (3976m.)
Takes about seven hours. On the route you come across Sherpa villages. The uphill trek covers regions with varieties of plants and Rhododendron trees. After the uphill trek you will come across paths through which you will enjoy the scenic beauty of the place. You camp for the night.
Day 06 : Trek from Daldung La to Beding (3690m.)
Takes about seven and half hours. The trek now ascends uphill through different varieties of plants and Rhododendron trees. You will trek over suspension bridges over the deep gorges in a few places making the trek even more enchanting. You finally reach Beding which is a big Sherpa village. You camp for the night.
Day 07 : Rest day at Beding for acclimatization.
You can hike in and around the area for acclimatization while having panoramic views of mountains like Mt. Gauri Shanker and other Tibetan mountains on the Tibetan border. You camp for the night.
Day 08 : Trek from Beding to Na (4180m.)Takes about four hours. This day you can explore the upper slopes of the valley for Snow Partridge or visit the nearby glacier lake. The trek path slightly ascends along the river bank. The place is an open path with fresh air and the charming sound of the river. Here you can have a panoramic view of the mountains as the trek moves forward. You will also come across a Sherpa village having its own specialties. You camp for the night.
Day 09 : Trek from Na to Tso Rolpa Lake (4540m.)
You will be trekking through the flat and then gradually ascending path. You will be able to witness the beautiful Natural Lake filled with the chilling water of the glaciers. The views of Menlung and Tibetan Side Mountains add glory to your trek. You camp for the night.
Day 10 : Trek Tso Rolpa to Trakarding Glacier (4800m.)
Early morning you will walk through the glaciers and will be able to experience the new enchanting beauties that would add extra dimensions into your trial. You camp for the night at Trakarding Glacier.
Day 11 : Trek from Trakarding Glacier to Tashi Lapcha Pedi Camp (5755m.)
The trail will still be ascending through some rock climbing and a gradual walk on the glacier. You will camp in the Tashi Lapcha Pedi camp today.
Day 12 : Climb from Tashi Lapcha Pedi to Tashi Lapcha Pass (5755m.)
To Tashi Cape. You will climb up the Tashi Lapcha Pedi and cross the Tashi Lapcha Pass through Tashi Cape. You trek through a snow covered route. You camp for the night.
Day 13 : Trek from Tashi Cape to Thyomgbo (4350m.)
Today you will walk across the glacier. The trail descends down towards Thyomgbo. You camp for the night
Day 14 : Trek Thyomgbo to Thame (3820m.)
Early morning you will trek down to Thame. This trail gradually descends while trekking an easier trail where will be able to enjoy the natural beauty of the environment. You camp for the night.
Day 15: Trek from Thame to Namche Bazaar (3440m.)
The trail descends gently for early one hour to Sanasa (3550m.). Now you can catch a glimpse of the majestic peaks of the Khumbu including Mt Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku and Kusum Kangaru. Passing by several villages and numerous teashops, the trail descends steeply to a bridge over the river Dudh Koshi at Phunki Tenga (3250m).The way from Sanasa to Namche is uneven, with views of forests, scenery and mountains.
Day 16 : Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2886 m.) takes about six hours.
The last day of your trek leads from Namche Bazaar via Monjo to Lukla. The trek is pleasant, except for few short uphill climbs and then down to the Bhote- Koshi River crossing it three times. The last uphill climb of 45 minutes will bring you to Lukla for your overnight stay. You camp for the night.
Day 17 : Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu.
You take an early morning flight back to Kathmandu which takes about 35 minutes.
Day 18 : Free day in Kathmandu or self visit to bhaktapur city.
Day 19 : Tour ends