Rolwaling and Tashi Lapcha trek cross the most beautiful alpine valley in the perfect tranquility in the eastern central himalayan location, amazing valleys & gorge, traditional culture & Buddhist religion, pristine forest, in the close backdrop of the high Gauri-Shankar and Everest Range. This trek had been once closed to western trekkers, now it’s opened from the 90’s with an additional special charge. it’s one of the most exquisite high alpine treks which starts from Singati of Dolkha district on the principle toll road to Tibet. This trekking is combination of beautiful Rolwaling Valley and Khubu Region of Himalaya. With the challenge and excitement of crossing high mountain Pass (Tashi Lapcha) you can view the panoramic beauty of mountains like Mt. Gauri Shankar, Mt. Lakpa, Mt. Dorje, Mt. Everest, Tso Rolpa Lake and many more.
Welcome receive from international airport with garland. Transfer, check-in to the hotel, program briefing in the evening.
After breakfast, start Kathmandu valley sightseeing including: Pashupatinath temple & Swayambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple). Afternoon, visit Bhaktapur Durbar Square. Evening, welcome traditional dinner with culture dance.
After breakfast, drive northeast on BP Highway that connects Nepal with China. From Lamosanghu, leave the highway and move to Jiri for lunch and further drive to Singati. Overnight stay at Trekker’s Lodge.
The journey begins with a trek along the Tamakoshi River, that continues with flat path. Several streams, jungles with varieties of Orchid, Rhododendron, the flora and fauna of Mahabharat range make trek interesting. After crossing a suspension bridge you will reach Jagat, a small town with people of different ethnicity. Overnight stay at Trekker’s Lodge.
After Breakfast, the trail leads through the jungle that follows the river bank. As the valley becomes narrows, crossing over the suspension bridge and steep climb takes you to the Sherpa village of Simigaon, settled on the lap of the Himalaya. Overnight stay at Trekker’s Lodge.
After breakfast, trek begins with the walk on the gradual uphill slope passing through a beautiful thick forest of rhododendron and Magnolia. The trial can be changed due to the flood every season. Trekking continues above the hillside descending to the river through the huts in an area called Gyalche. After crossing a small wooden bridge trek ends for this day. Overnight stay at Trekker’s Lodge.
Cross the Rolwaling River taking a path leading through the jungles on the northern side, After gradual ascend through small village of Nyimare, Ramding and small farm you reach to Beding. Sherpas are the principal residence of the village in the Rolwaling area. Overnight stay at Trekker’s Lodge.
Before reaching higher elevation, take necessary rest day for acclimatization. You can get a better view of Mt. Gaurishanker, Mt. Kangnachugo, Mt. Chekigo and more after short hiking around and top of the village. Overnight stay at Trekker’s Lodge.
Trek 3 hours along Rolwaling River reaching Na Gaon (valley). Ahead of the valley, the majestic summit of Chobutse (6,689 m) rises above the Tso Rolpa at the confluence of the Rimimo Shar and Trakarding Glaciers. Overnight stay at Trekker’s Lodge.
After a nice time at Rolwaling Valley, trek starts in the morning crossing the river near Yersa at Sangma. Reach Tso Rolpa, you can see beautiful peaks including Tsoboje (6,689 m), Dragker-Cross (6,793 m). Overnight stay at Trekker’s Lodge.
From Kabug continue trek passing rocks overhangs and difficult rocky glaciers underneath the Drolambu Ice-Fall. Overnight Stay at Trekker’s Lodge.
After breakfast trek trail leads uphill through some rock climbing and gentle walk on the glacier. The slippery way makes the trek more adventurous. The scenic beauty with snow surrounding amazes you a great experience of trekking. Reach Tashi Labcha Phedi. Overnight stay at Trekker’s Lodge.
Early morning the trek starts with Steep climb from Tashi Lapcha Phedi to Tashi Lapcha Pass (5755m) which leads to Tashi Lapcha Camp (5665m). After some hours of hard climb separates Rolwaling and Khumbu Region. Enter to Sagarmatha National Park and short descend to Ngole. Overnight stay at Trekker’s Lodge.
After breakfast, trek easier glacier paths as the trails are smooth and downhill. Descend on the trail to reach Parchemuche Tsho, a glacial lake in the Khumbu region. With a view of Pasang Lhamu Chuli (7350m) and Cho Oyu (8201m), reach Thyangbo. Overnight stay at Trekker’s Lodge.
Trek through yak pastured land, trail is bumpy and downhill. Follow a small stream throughout the way to relish the beauty and calmness of the environment. Arrive at the Power House before entering the village of Thame. Visit the Thame Monastery and enjoy the beautiful view of surrounding mountain peaks. Overnight stay at Trekker’s Lodge.
The trail descends slowly to Samde. Get the sights of great peaks of the Khumbu region including Mt. Everest (8848m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8201m), Mt. Taboche (6367m) and 100’s of peaks. Crossing several villages and monasteries, the trail descends to Syangboche before reaching Namche Bazar. Evening excursion to Namche Bazar, the Sherpa town vibrant with tourists from all around the world. Overnight stay at Trekker’s Lodge.
Trek about 7 hours to Lukla. Overnight stay at Trekker’s Lodge.
Fly to Kathmandu (35 mins). Arrival pick-up and transfer to the hotel. Overnight stay.
The day is actually a spare in case of some weather issue that may hamper trek.
After breakfast, transfer to International airport for final departure.
Difficulty : Moderate
Highest Altitude : 4100m ( Mardi Base Camp )
Best Season : Round the Year
Min People : 2
Routes : | Kathmandu | Pokhara | Dhiprung | Simre Kharka | Khorchan | Mardi Base Camp | Pokhara | Kathmandu |