» Trekking in Nepal  
  » Mountain Expedition  
  » Peak Climbing  
  » Short and easy trekking  
  » White Water Rafting  
  » Tour Packages  
  » City Tours  
  » Jungle Safari  
  » Mountain Biking  
  » Hiking Around Kathmandu  
  » Adventure Sports  
  » Hotel Booking  
  » Ticketing  
  » Agro Tourism  
  » Cultural Tourism  
  » Village Tourism  
  » Eco Tourism  
  » Pilgrimage Tourism  
  » Recreational Fishing  
  » Bird Watching  
  » Honey Hunting  
   
  » General information on Nepal  
  » People and culture  
  » Visa and Permit  
  » Climate  
  » Money and Banking  
  » Message from board of    directors  
  » General information on    Trekking  
  » Trekking equipments  
  » Climbing equipments  
  Other Destinations  
  » Nepal  
  » Tibet  
  » Bhutan  
  » India  
Home   |   About us    |   Photo gallery   |   Online Booking   |   Contact us
 
TREKKING IN NEPAL : ROLWALING REGION
 

 

 
Rolwaling Trek : 16 days

This region lies amidst Langtang range and Everest range. The major highlights of this trek are the captivating sights of both Mount Langtang and Mount Everest. The trekkers will be rewarded with the enchanting views of Majestic Mount Gauri Shanker (7134 m.).

This trek begins from Dolakha, a small township near Charikot, an eight hours drive from Kathmandu. The trail following the course of River Tamakoshi on the way to Simigaon adds more thrills to the trek. In this trail the Glacial ALake Tsho Rolpa offers unforgettable experience.

 
Facts of the Trek
Duration: 22 Days
Trek type: Camping
Max Altitude: 4180 m.
Minimum Pax: 1 +
Mode of travel: Land
Grade: Strenuous
 

Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu (1350m.) to Dolakha (1660m.) via Lamosangu (750m.) and Charikot (1980m.) by bus.

Day 02: Drive from Dolakha to Shigati (950m.) via Piguti (920m) which takes about three and half hours. The trails pass through gravel road crossing the different villages of mixed community. You have to cross the several streams and jungles with varieties of orchid, rhodendron and other natural vegetation.

Day 03: Trek from Shigati to Jagat (1440m.) and it takes about seven hours. You trek through normal flat land along the side of the river. You pass through rice terraced. There are small villages on your way which are inhabited by mixed community. Several times, you cross the 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.

Day 04: Trek from Jagat to Simigaon (2020m.) which takes about seven and half hours. The first part of your trails follows normally flat path, then it ascends and descends through the jungle. Several places, you cross through suspension bridge. There are numerous villages on your way. You can find small teashops and local shops at some of the places. Steeply climb up to Simigaon, a village inhabited by Buddhist and few Hindus.

Day 05: Trek from Simigaon to Daldung La (3976m.) and it takes about seven hours. On the route you come across the Sherpa villages. The uphill trek is rich in different varieties of plants and Rhododendron trees. After the uphill trek you will now come across ascending and descending paths while enjoying the scenic beauty of the place. If it happens to be a season you will witness the Yak Naka a temporary Yak shed especially for the preparation of cheese and butter.

Day 06: Trek from Daldung La to Beding (3690m.) which takes about seven and half hours.  The trek now ascends uphill through different varieties of plants and Rhododendron trees. You trek over the suspension bridges over the deep gorges in few places making the trek even more enchanting. You finally reach Beding which is a big Sherpa village.

Day 07: Rest day at Beding for acclimatization. You can hike in and around for acclimatization and have panoramic views of mountains like Mt. Gauri Shanker, Tibetan mountains of the Tibetan boarder.

Day 08: Trek from Beding to Na (4180m.) and it takes about four hours.  This day you can explore the upper slopes of the valley for Snow Partridge or a visit to 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. You can have the panoramic view of the mountains as the trek moves forward. You will also come across the Sherpa village having their own specialties.

Day 09: Rest Day at Na. You will be able to witness the various views of mountains like Gauri Shanker, Menlung, Yalung and mountains of the Tibet. On this day you can hike Tso Rolpa Lake for excursion. You will be able to witness the beautiful Natural Lake filled with the chilling water of the glaciers.

Day 10: Trek from Na to Beding which takes about five hours. The path slightly descends along the river bank. You can enjoy panoramic views of Menlung, Gauri Shankar and many other unnamed mountains and peaks.

Day 11: Trek from Beding to Daldung La (3976m.) and it takes about six hours. The trek now descends downhill through different varieties of plants and Rhododendron trees. You trek over the suspension bridges over the deep gorges in few places making the trek even more enchanting.

Day 12: Trek from Daldung La to Simigaon which takes about six hours. On the route you come across the Sherpa villages. The downhill trek is rich in different varieties of plants and Rhododendron trees. After the downhill trek you will now come across ascending and descending paths while enjoying the scenic beauty of the place. If it happens to be a season you will witness the Yak Naka a temporary Yak shed especially for the preparation of cheese and butter.

Day 13: Trek from Simigaon to Jagat and it takes about six hours. The first part of your trails follows normally flat path, then it descends and ascends through the jungle. Several places, you cross through suspension bridge. There are numerous villages on your way. You can find small teashops and local shops at some of the places.

Day 14: Trek from Jagat to Shigati which takes about seven hours. Crossing a suspension bridge, you trek through normal flat land along the side of the river. You pass through rice terraced. There are small villages on your way which are inhabited by mixed community. Several times, you cross the jungles covered by orchid, few rhododendron trees and wild vegetation.

Day 15: Trek from Shigati to Dolakha (1660m.) and it takes about three and half hours. You have to cross the several streams and jungles with varieties of orchid, rhododendron and other natural vegetation. The trails pass through gravel road crossing the different villages of mixed community.

Day 16: Drive from Dolakha to Kathmandu.

 
Services Included
National Park entry permit, Trekking permit, all surface transportation to and fro, a guide and required number of porter(s), cook, kitchen helper, sherpas, all meals three times a day (breakfast, lunch, dinner, tea, coffee, fruit, juice, etc.), necessary camping equipments such as tents, kitchen tent, dining tent,  toilet tent, mattresses, down   sleeping bags, down jackets, cooking utensils, fuel etc. camping charges, rescue help, insurance and equipment for the Nepali staffs.
 
Services Excluded
Personal expenses, Insurance, Tips, Emergency evacuation by Helicopter, Alternative transportation in case of heavy rain, landslide, strike, road blockade etc.
 
Rolwaling Trek   Rolwaling Tashi lapcha Pass trek
Duration : 16 Days   Duration : 18 Days
     
 
Home   |   Trekking   |   Mountain climbing   |   Jungle Safari   |   Rafting   |   Sightseeing   |  Other activities  
 
FIRST ENVIRONMENTAL TREKKING (P.) Ltd.
Affiliated to:
P.O. Box: 8056 Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
KEEP NMA NTB TAAN HIMA RHINO
Tel: (+977-1) 4417343, 4424346, Fax: (+977-1) 4423855, Mobile: 9851038817
E-Mail : firstentrek@wlink.com.np, fetnepal@gmail.com, info@firstetrek.com
Website : www.firstetrek.com || www.go2trek.com || www.eco-homestay.com