Rolwaling Trekking 22 Days


Rolwaling Trek is considered as one of the Nepal`s optimum high mountain valleys which lies in west of the Khumhu. Rolwaling situated at 3690 m, is one of the best destinations among the travelers as it is one of least explored area in the lying in the Everest region in the country. Unswervingly on the Tibetan frontier there lies a wild high lonely valley "Rolwaling" which is simply known as the "the grave" by the vernacular Sherpa`s - buried down between steep ice-giants. It is also an isolated terrain. View of Gaurishankar (7,145m), Melungtse (7,181m), Tso Rolpa lake, landscapes and monastery are the main attractions of this area.

This popular destination has been one of the eye-catching trek because of the route it is attached with the another popular tourist destination called Chho-Rolpa and Dudh-Kunda which lies in the northern east from Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. During the trekking of the area, this picturesque tourist destination, one can really enjoy with the scenic views of majestic Himalayas including Mt. Everest (8848 m)—the highest peaks in the world, Mt. Gauri Shankar (7145 m). Trekking in the Rolwaling region is one of the best trekking trails in Nepal where tourists can explore the majestic mountain views and beautiful waterfalls, Tso Rolpa Lake, monasteries and landscapes, as the trekking route leads through the remote and beautiful picturesque Sherpa, Tamang and Chhetri village and through the dense, gloomy primeval forest and over broad bridge with wonderful views. Peoples who visit here acquires chance to experience the seclusion of this region and the quixotic mountain views, diverse flora and fauna and rich local cultures.

Rolwaling valley is extended east to west of the Gauri Shankar Massif (7134 m). Rolwaling valley is one of the truly "off-the-beaten-tracks" starting a drive from Kathmandu to the village of Charikot, passing through the Rolwaling valley and cross the Tashi Laptsa to the Khumbu valley trail returning to Kathmandu via the remote mountain airstrip of Lukla. However, the strain and degree of difficulty are constantly rewarded with visits to remote villages, the magnificence of the Omni-present Mountains and walks through thick Rhododendron forests. On the approach to the Tashi Laptsa pass (5755 m), the northern skyline is constantly dominated by the summit of Mt. Gauri Shankar (7146 m.), for a long time confused with Everest and thought to be the highest mountain in the world.

This trek takes you through a demographic cross section of Nepal that cannot be sampled on any other trek. Since the reopening of this route the small Sherpa villages of Beding and Na are accessible to trekkers who would like to see what traditional Sherpa culture, untouched by western influence. The trek through the Rolwaling valley, celebrated as one of the seven hidden valleys in the Himalayan, past beautiful Sherpa and Tamang villages. Rolwaling is the East -West valley below Gauri Shanker (7145m) just south of Tibetan border.  From this trek, you can view the Great views of Mt. Gauri shanker, Mt. Dorje Lakpa and Mt. Tashi Lapcha all along the trail. This trek also offers a great opportunity for short climbs of peaks like Ramdong Go (5930m) and Pharchamoro (6187m). This trek being strenuous, technical climbing experience and good mountaineering gear are essential.

Very few tourist success to do trekking in this area, cause of its, covering the mountain terrain of the Nepal-China (Tibet) border, the trail to this pass goes between huge mountains along glaciers, situated in eastern parts.

Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu
As you advent to this sacred land undoubtedly you will horde your reminiscence with accumulating blissful experiences you can ever clutch anywhere else from. Historically treasured, culturally rich as well as naturally boon Kathmandu welcomes you with all its heart. As soon as you step here you will be greeted by our Earth Matter Trek`s authentic member. You after then will be escorted to the luxurious hotel where you will be provided a welcome cuisine and you will overnight stay there.

Day 2: Sightseeing around Kathmandu Valley
Today after having breakfast we will take you to the most admired sightseeing areas of Kathmandu which is proud as well as pride of Nepalese people. You will relish an ancient treasure Basantapur Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa and  Swayambhunath Stupa which reflects the local culture and tradition of Nepalese society. We will take you back to the hotel where you will spend overnight.

Day 3: Kathmandu - Charikot Dolakha by drive and camp
We will drive to Charikot from Kathmandu which is around 133 kilometers away from Kathmandu, Charikot offers a stunning peak view of Gaurishankar. We then set our camp at Charikot to spend our night.

Day 4: Trek to Ratmate river side
This day we will trek to Ratmate river side.

Day 5: Trek to Pikhuti Bazaar
This day we will trek to Pikhuti Bazzar.

Day 6: Trek to Singati
Today our trail moves ahead from Pikhuti Bazaar and passes through gravel way crossing the number of villages of mixed group of people. Also, you have to go across the numerous streams and woods with a range of rhododendron, orchid and other natural plant life. Overnight at Singati.

Day 7: Trek to Khare
This day we will trek to Khare.

Day 8: Trek to Jagat
After going across Koshi River, today we will climb to Dhunge Patti for around an hour and after that walk to Pisker (1760m) through Aklaigaon. We will have our lunch at Pisker and then move to Jaljale. Go up for around an hour again to reach at Dang Jhale (2450m) then ultimately you will reach Jagat. Overnight at tented camp.

Day 9: Trek to Simigaon
Today, we will trek from Jagat to Simigaon (2020m.) taking around seven and half hours. In the beginning the path follows flat route after that it moves up and down through the forest. Number of villages comes on our way. Steeply making way up to Simigaon, we will reach at a village occupied by few Hindus and Buddhists. Overnight at Simigaon.

Day 10: Trek to Daldung La
This day we will trek to Daldung La.

Day 11: Trek to Beding
From Douan, it takes around 5 hours walk from DAldung La to reach Beding (3653m). As soon as we reach at Beding we set our camp to relax. Overnight at tented camp in Beding.

Day 12: Trek to Na
Today we will move to Na leaving Beding, a summer meadow on a plain under the gigantic Kang Nachugo (6735 m). It is one of the superb camping places that offers offers great vistas of Chobutse (6689 m). Overnight at tented camp in Na.

Day 13: Rest for acclimatization
We have a day rest at Na Gaun today after a long day travel the day before. And also in order to properly acclimatize at the high altitude, we relax today. Alternatively, you can go around for sightseeing at Na Gaun. Overnight at tented camp in Na gaun.

Day 14: Trek to Daldung La
Today we will go back descending through the woody area and we will witness small sight of Gaurisankar until we arrive at Daldung-La. On the way, we will have number of ascends and descends. Overnight at Daldung La.

Day 15: Trek to Jagat
After having our breakfast, we begin our trek from the tented camp and keep on climbing and descending down until reaching Jagat. En-route, we will pass through the striking village and all along the stream. Overnight at Jagat.

Day 16: Trek to Singati
On this day, we will continue our trek passing through the picturesque terraced meadows and all the way through the woods until we will arrive at Shingati. Overnight at Singati.

Day 17: Trek to Danda Kharka
This day we will trek to Danda Kharka.

Day 18: Trek to Dhunge
This day we will trek to Dhunge.

Day 19: Trek to Jiri
This day we will trek to Jiri.

Day 20: Jiri to Kathmandu by drive
Today we will drive back to Kathmandu by bus from Jiri and after your advent back to Kathmandu you will be escorted by us to the hotel.

Day 21: Rest day in Kathmandu
A day of rest and relaxation, you can go for shopping and sightseeing. After breakfast we will drive to Kathmandu Durbar Square. After Kathmandu Durbar Square we will be visiting Swoyambhunath Stupa. Swoyambhunath is believed to have been established more than 2,500 years ago. Swoyambhunath has developed into an important center of Buddhism. Our next destination is Patan Durbar square after then we will proceed for sightseeing tour to Great Stupa of Boudhanath. In the evening we will have fare well dinner together at an Authentic Nepalese restaurant.

Day 22: Departure
Our splendid journey in Nepal abolishes here and we will convoy you to the airport according to your scheduled flight and bid you farewell.

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