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Rolwaling Valley Trek - 16 Days

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Rolwaling Valley Trek is a beautiful trekking destination in the eastern-central region of Nepal. This takes the trekkers to the mountainous range of Rolwaling located in the East-Central part of Nepal. Rolwaling Mountain Range consists of various mountain peaks all over 7000 meters of altitude including Gauri Shankar. Along with the Everest Base Camp Trekking; Rolwaling Valley Trek has developed as a popular mountaineering trek in Nepal in the Khumbhu region of the Mount Everest. Rolwaling Valley Trekking an adventurous trekking which promises a lot of thrill and excitement for the prospective trekkers as it provides them with the chance to explore the popular Everest region. While also enjoy the panoramic and breathtaking views of the mountain peaks.

Rolwaling Valley Trek can at times be very physically demanding and strenuous as the trekkers.  Will have to reach an altitude over 5500 meters during the course of trek.  Hence, it is moderately strenuous type of trekking in Nepal. Rolwaling Valley Trek starts from Charikot, the district headquarters of Dolakha district. A  neighboring town from the Capital City of Kathmandu. Charikot is located six to seven hours of drive away from Kathmandu. During the course of the Rolwaling Valley Trek, you will also come across the local Local  villages , Their traditional culture, besides the breathtaking views of the mountains. Welcome to Nepal for your Rolwaling Trek.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01:  Arrive at Kathmandu (1300m) and transfer to Hotel
Day 02:  Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley
Day 03:  Drive to Gogatkhola (950m)
Day 04:  Trek to Simigaun (2060m)
Day 05:  Trek to Dokhang (2791m)
Day 06:  Trek to Beding (3700m)
Day 07:  Trek to Nagaun (4180m)
Day 08:  Acclimatization day
Day 09 : Trek to Tsho Rolpo Lake (4560m)

Day 10:  Return back to Nagaun (4180m)
Day 11:  Trek to Beding (3700m)
Day12:  Trek to Dokhang (2791m)
Day 13:  Trek to Simigaun (2060m)
Day 14:  Back to Gogatkhola (950m)
Day 15:  Drive back to Kathmandu
Day 16:  Final Departure

Rolwaling trek great view of Mt. Dorje Lakpa and Mt. Tashi Lapcha and the beautiful waterfalls. Monasteries and landscapes.

Trek leads up along the Tamba Koshi river bank so you will get the opportunity to glance Mountains & River.

We will encounter with Tamang and Chhetri village with their local lifestyle,

Gloomy primeval forest and over the broad bridge with wonderful views.

Day 1
Arrive at Kathmandu (1300m) and transfer to Hotel

After your arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, you will be welcomed by our representatives and then be transferred to the Hotel. There you will be briefly explained about the trekking. You will spend the rest of the time at the Hotel. Explore in Thamel tourist hub.

Day 2
Guided Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley

Today after breakfast we start a guided tour to several of the most historical and spiritual attractions in Kathmandu. Some of these landmarks are considered World Heritage Sites; including the historic Durbar Square, the sacred Hindu temple of Pashupati Nath, the famous 'Monkey Temple' (Swayambunath) and Buddhists shrine (BouddhaNath) which is one of the large Stupas in the world. In the afternoon, there will be a pre-trip discussion where we can meet our trek leader and other team members. Ace vision Treks & Tours briefs us regarding our trek as well as provides us opportunity to ask any questions we may have regarding our upcoming adventure. In the evening, there will be a welcome dinner hosted by Ace vision Treks & Tours where you will be served excellent authentic Nepalese cuisine which will introduce you to the country's food culture. Overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 3
Drive to Gogatkhola (950m) 09 Hours

you will be driving from the Capital City of Kathmandu to Gogatkhola along the Araniko Highway. You will start your drive after finishing breakfast and tea at the Hotel in the morning. The drive along the Araniko Highway will be a pleasant one and you will be enjoys the entire drive though it will take close to nine hours before you reach Gogatkhola in Dolakha district. These days we have road service until Gogatkhola. Overnight stay at a tea house.

Day 4
Trek to Simigaun (2060m) via Chetchet (1377m) 04 Hours

Simigaun is a little village town that falls on the way to Rolwaling. There are several shops in Simigaun where you can stop by for some tea and refreshment. Simigaun is not that far from Jagat and around 4-5 hours hike from Jagat will be enough for us to reach Simigaun. As several lodges and guesthouses are available in Simigaun, we will stay in one of them for the overnight.

Day 5
Trek to Dokhang (2791m) 05 Hours

Five hours of trekking from Simigaun will be enough for you to reach Dokhang which is located at an altitude of 2791 meters. On the way, you will also be blessed with the views of the natural landscapes including the adjoining mountains. You will stay overnight at a teahouse in Dokhang.

Day 6
Trek to Beding (3700m) 06 Hours

you we will be covering considerable distance as you will reach to the altitude of 3700 meters at the end of the day. It will take six hours of uphill trekking to reach Beding as you will cover some distance of 900 meters. The village of Beding offers some great views of several mountain peaks including Rolwaling Himalayan range. Overnight stay at a tea house.

Day 7
Trek to Nagaun (4180m) 04 Hours

After spending a night at Beding, we trek further up to reach Nagaun, situated at an altitude of 4180 meters. Nagaun is like the starting point of the trek to Rolwaling and also the Tsho Rolpa region. It has some great facilities of guesthouse and lodges. On the way to Nagaun, you will be blessed with some of the great views of the Rolwaling Peak from a remarkably close distance. Overnight stay at a tea house.

Day 8
Acclimatization Day

on the eighth day of the itinerary, you will be staying at Nagaun for acclimatization to the changing conditions and the environment. Acclimatization will help you to get prepared for the trekking that will follow on the coming days. Besides resting, you can walk around the local villages and talk with the local Sherpa people in the afternoon. Overnight stay at a tea house.

Day 9
Trek to Tsho Rolpo Lake (4560m) 05 Hours

The most memorable and important moment of the itinerary, trek from Nagaun for a couple of hours, or a little more, to reach the popular and famous glacial Lake of Tsho Rolpa. It is a very popular glacial lake of Nepal. The great natural beauty and the grandeur of the lake located at over 4500 meters of altitude will entertain the trekkers and tourists. You will enjoy the moment, explore the lake, take pictures of it, and cherish the moment spent at the Tsho Rolpa. You will then camp nearby from the lake and spend the rest of the night there.

Day 10
Return back to Nagaun (4180m) 4 Hours

The next day, you will start your return journey after exploring the beautiful Tsho Rolpa Lake. you will start down climbing from the Lake and head towards Nagaun following the same trail which you followed earlier in the trek. Upon reaching Nagaun, you will say there overnight at a guest house.

Day 11
Trek to Beding (3700m) 5 Hours

After having breakfast at the guesthouse in the morning, you will follow the same trail and down climb further to the beautiful village of Beding. From Beding, you can also have wonderful views of the mountains of the region. Overnight stay at the guest house.

Day 12
Trek to Dokhang (2791m) 5 Hours

The destination for the 12th day is Dokhang which lies at around 2800 meters of altitude. On this day, you will have to trek for around 4-5 hours as you will be climbing around 1000 meters of distance. After reaching Dokhang, you will be staying at a guesthouse for the night.

Day 13
Trek to Simigaun (2060m) 4 Hours

From Dokhang, you will be returning to Simigaun on the 13th day. You will reach the village of Simigaun in around 4 hours of trekking. It will be a pleasant journey as you will enjoy the easy down climbing from Dokhang. Overnight stay at a guest house.

Day 14
Back to Gogatkhola (950m) 5 Hours

you will be returning to Gogatkhola following the same trail which you had used previously while trekking to Simigaun. 4-5 hours of trekking from Simigaun will be enough for you take to Gogatkhola. Overnight stay at a guest house.

Day 15
Drive back to Kathmandu

you will catch a bus or rent a private vehicle and drive back to the Capital city of Kathmandu enjoying the scenic drive along the Araniko Highway. 6-7 hours of drive will bring you back to the Capital city of Kathmandu. You will then be transferred to the Hotel where you will be staying overnight.

Day 16
Final departure

Our adventure in Nepal comes to an end today! Ace vision Treks & Tours representative will take us to the airport approximately three hours before our scheduled flight. On our way home, we have plenty of time to plan our next adventure in the wonderful country of Nepal. Included meals: Breakfast

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Trip Facts

  • All ground transportation as per itinerary
  • Min 2
  • Moderate
  • March-May September-November
  • Basic tea house accommodation during the trek. Deluxe accommodation for 3 nights in Kathmandu, in Tourist Hotels on twin/king basis
  • Three meals a day(Breakfast,Lunch & Dinner) During trek, & Breakfast in Kathmandu