Rolwaling Tashi Lapcha Pass Trek combines remote Rolwaling Valley Trek with Khumbu Valley Trek. Rolwaling is the remote Himalayan valley that exists in the eastern Nepal near to the Tibetan border below the Gauri Shankar Mountain. Close- up views of Pachermo (6,187m) Mountain and Ramdung Mountain (5,925m) along with an opportunity to have a minute observation of Tamang culture and lifestyle make Rolwaling Trek worth taking. Tashi Lapcha is a technical Pass that demands climbing equipment like rope and axe. Climbing Tashi Lapcha (5,755m) is a rewarding experience that allows close- up the experience of trekking in the Himalayas with the mountain view of Dragkar Go (6,793m), Biosphere Go Shar (6,729m), Tengi Ragi Tau (6,943m), and other mountains. Crossing through the high altitude pass Tashi Lapcha Pass will allow an access to Khumbu valley that is known as the homeland of Sherpas and Mighty Everest region at a Place Namche Bazaar 4400m.
Rolwaling Tashi Lapcha Pass Trekking itinerary 17-days package. After taking a pleasant highway ride from Kathmandu to Barabise which lies in the west of trekking in Nepal, the trek starts from Barabise. Crossing Thingsang La Pass, we will cross through beautiful Himalayan Sherpa monastery, terrace farming, cultivation of cereals, animals rearing culture and traditional people and engaging with them to understand the actual way of living in local perspective. Tashi Lapcha Pass trekking route continues through Bulung, Simigaon to Beding which is the last settlement that we will see before visiting Khumbu region. Trek to Lukla and catch Lukla to Kathmandu flight. Rolwaling Tashi Lapsa Pass trek is one of the tough yet rewarding Trekking in Nepal on the top of that it is Off the Beaten Trail.
Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. Drive to the hotel by our representative.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley by private vehicle with an expert tour guide. Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath Pashupatinath, overnight at Hotel on BB plan
Day 03: Drive to Shigati (1,020m) 9 hours over night at Lodge
Day 04: Trek to Gongar (1,350m) 6 hours overnight at Lodge
Day 05: Trek to Simigaon (2,020m) 6 hours overnight at Lodge
Day 06: Trek to Donga (2,800m) 6/7 hours overnight at Lodge
Day 07: Trek to Beding (3,690m) 5/6 hours
Day 08: Trek to Na (4,180m) 6 hours overnight at Lodge
Day 09: Rest and acclimatization exploring the area of the Na overnight at Teahouse
Day 10: Trek to Nyiduk Kongma (4,750m) 5/6 hours overnight at Teahouse
Day 11: Trek to Kongma to Drolumbau Glacier (5,200m) 5/6 hours overnight at Tent
Day 12: Trek on Glacier to Drolumbau via Tashi Lapsa (5,755m) then down to 5,200m 7/8 hours overnight at Tent
Day 13: Trek to Thame village (3,800m) 5/6 hours overnight at Lodge
Day 14: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440m) 5 hours overnight at Lodge
Day 15: Trek to Lukla (2,800m) 7 hours overnight at Lodge
Day 16: Morning flight to Kathmandu 35 minutes and transfer to Hotel on BB plan
Day 17: Departure accompanied by Himalayan Nepal representative to the International airport.
Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. Drive to the hotel by our representative.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley
Sightseeing in the valley by private vehicle with an expert tour guide. Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath, Patan Durbar Square and Bhaktapur Durbar
Day 03: Kathmandu- Shigati (1,020m) Drive 9 hours.
We pass throughout Pine forests mix together with terraced fields and villages, hills of huge rocks; Nepali practiced culture following the Khosi Thambi. Overnight at tented camp
Day 04: Shigati to Gongar (1,350m) 6 hours trek.
We pass through Bhote Kosi River and many suspension bridges. We get to see the beautiful valley, traditional farming practice, nice views of the Gauri Shankar (7,145m) and more peaks. Overnight at tented camp
Day 05: Gongar to Simigaon (2,020m) 6 hours trek.
Trek for two hours or more we go away from the valley towards east. Impressive land along traditional terraced fields, animal rearing, traditional houses, the practice of Manis and chortens , Sherpa village of Simigaon are the main highlights. Stay at tented camp.
Day 06: Simigaun to Donga (2,800m) 6/7 hours trek.
Rhododendrons are the main things to see when the trail scale up steadily to Gyalche and Rolwaling River is all the way taking up the cool bridge and beautiful sound of the river. We get opportunity to see yak along the way overnight at camp
Day 07: Donga to Beding (3,690m) 5/6 hours trek.
Beding, last settled community of the valley, small monastery, suspension bridge, deep groove along the trail, mountain view of Melungtse (7,181m), the highest peak of Rolwaling. Stay at tented camp.
Day 08: Biding to Na (4,180m) 6 hours trek.
Na, a small alpine village settled in summer. Nice views of Chobutse (6,685m), Chugimago (6,259m). Gauri Shanker, Menlung, Yalung and the mountains of the Tibet, Yalung glacier camp are the attraction to see. Overnight at tent
Day 09: Day of acclimatization in Na.
We make a short hike to Yalung La. we ascend a sharp slope that 4,900m crossed by streams, below the Yalung La, Yalung Glacier stretches south Ramdung Peak (5,930m) to the west Yalung Ri (5,630m) and north of the frame. Overnight at camp
Day 10: Na to Nyiduk Kongma (4,750m) 5/6 hours trek
Above Na, the trail stroll up to a high lake named Thso Rolpa elevation of 4540m and up to the sideways moraines of the Rolwaling region
Day 11: Nyiduk-Kongma to Drolumbau Glacier (5,200m) 5/6 hours trek
The trail descends on the glacier treading an impressive range which looks like blue ice. Way to Drolumbau glacier demands uses of a rope to get extraordinary panoramic sight of the Glacier underneath and the wall of glacier ice to Drolumbau north. Overnight at camp
Day 12: Glacier walks for 7/8 hours to Drolumbau – Tashi Lapsa (5,755m) – Camp at 5,200m
The Tashi Lapcha La goes all the way through these mountains. The descent on the other side is steep and very irregular throughout boulder fields. Views are Bigphero-Go Shar (6,729m), Tengi Ragi Tau (6,943m), Dragkar- GB (6,793m) and other peaks towards Tibetan border. Overnight at tent
Day 13: Tashi Lapsa to Thame village (3,800m) 5/6 hours Trek.
We begin our day with easy descent before arriving in Thame, a classic Sherpa village. The antique monastery, of Khumbu region, Thame is also famous for Himalayan pheasant and rhododendron and small waterfalls. Overnight at tented camp or lodge
Day 14: Thame to Namche Bazaar (3,440m) walking for 5 hours trek
Trek to Namche via stone inscription with Buddhist values, we also get chances to see deer and few different birds. Namche is a mini city where you get all the things you want to have basically. Overnight at lodge or in tented camp
Day 15: Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2,800m) 7 hours trek.
Descend into the alpine forest and progress along the Dudh Koshi via one of the best breathtaking suspension bridge across deep George. Lukla is the very rewarding place to settle down final day since there are lots of things to do. Stay at lodge or tent.
Day 16: Morning flight to Kathmandu 35 minutes and back to hotel
Day 17: Departure
Accompanied by Himalayan Nepal representative to International airport
The representative will be there outside the Terminal Hall with Himalayan Nepal Trek logo along with your name thereon. You’ll then be transferred to your hotel.
We use a mix of native buses and taxis, non-public mini buses for city sightseeing and airport pickups and generally land cruisers for journeys into the mountains. The selection of auto will depend upon the scale of your group.
We book a hotel as per your preference but basically, we use 3* standard rooms in Kathmandu and Pokhara. We serve you twin sharing rooms and King bed for a couple. We use Lodges throughout the trek with twin bed room and sharing.
Safety is our first priority; our team puts best effort to minimize the risk. We take care of any emergency that may occur within the path. First aid kit, oxygen bag and eventually emergency rescue via chopper are always ready just in case of an emergency. Besides we manage threat with rest days and our staffs will be there to advise you.
Weather condition may invite the requirement of some equipment like crampons, trekking poles, raincoat etc. So, we tend to request you to carry only need types of equipment. Down jacket, trouser Ti-shirt, boot, knife, walking steak, lightweight bag, sunglass, gloves, suns cream, warm socks, head light, wind proof jacket etc.
Common to experience some discomfort before you become absolutely acclimatized to the altitude. Most treks are suitable for anyone who is moderately matched. No previous experience is needed. Some cardiovascular physical fitness programs like regular walking, running, swimming and hiking are necessary to increase the performance. Participants with pre-existing medical condition or diseases should look for a medical recommendation before considering a trek.
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner each day, as per itinerary, is enclosed. Continental, Nepali and Sherpa food from the menu.
Hot shower is available during the trek at your own expense about $5
Electricity will not always be available, particularly in additional remote areas. Carry a second set of charged batteries with you.
During the trek, it’s not possible to get a connection every where but there are certain places throughout the trek wherever you get the surplus over internet and telecommunication. We offer you satellite phone as per your preference. You can use our guide cell phone to communicate if you don't have your own number, they welcome you anytime.
You can rely on credit cards in Cities however once we tend to begin trek we solely use the cash. Ensure that you just take spare Nepalese rupees. Dollars, Euros, and Pounds will be accepted.
15 to 20 US$ every day will be enough to shop for bottles of water, chocolates, gifts and more.
You can buy bottle of water on a trek otherwise you can bring purifying tablets and filter to avoid extra expenses of day
You can leave you stuffs in Katmandu with Himalayan Nepal Trek with out any extra charge.
A valid Passport
Passport size photos for trekking permits
Copy of Travel insurance if you've got
Emergency contact numbers for family contacts.
Visa fees are:
US$ 25/40/100 for 15 days/30 days/90 days multiple entries that are collectible solely in USD money. The maximum number of days should be included in the section about extending a trek.
Our company ensures all of our trekking staff: Guides, Cooks, Sherpa’s and Porters.
15kg of baggage per person and porter carries 30Kg. you need to carry a small day bag with personal belongings, camera, water, windproof jacket, glass and sun cream and rain clothing etc.
We cannot predict the atmospheric condition in the Himalayas, weather pattern keeps on changing through the day. Nights are very cold and days are higher primarily trekking in Nepal we tend to recommend during March-May and September- Gregorian calendar month. March – could that is spring season is extremely counseled, the weather is clean and favorable, we will see flowers like a shrub and a lot of Beside mountain chain Kingdom of Nepal trek welcomes you anytime.
10 participants in a group – free trekking packages for one leader.
18 participants in a group – free trekking package for 2 persons.
27 participants in a group – free trekking packages for 3 persons.
Definitely, need a rest day to bring back our strength and maintain latitude adoption in the Himalayas.
We recommend you the following tours just before or after the trek. Tours are basically for few days to relax and jump around the cities to get closer look towards the culture and lifestyle of Nepal. All the following packages contain the cultural show which is very interesting and memorable.