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Rolwaling Valley Trek

12 Days

Trip Highlights

  • Off the beaten trail to Beyul, one of eight sacred hidden valleys in the Himalayas
  • Traverse Daldung La pass/Less trodden route
  • Area unknown to many trekkers and climbers
  • Beautiful sceneries, diverse geography and rich culture

Rolwaling Valley Daldung-La Pass Trek is one of the best treks in the remote and virgin terrain of Rolwaling region. Nestled between the beautiful Langtang region to the west and the Everest region to the east, it resembles a gem of nature. Most of the major trekking routes in Nepal have it all figured out; Easy trails, great accommodation, tea houses and more. However, these convenient treks have their own drawbacks. Inconveniences like traffic on the way can be a major turn off while trekking. For this, here we present to you the Rolwaling Valley Trek that sees a few footprints and winds through the remote, virgin terrain of Rolwaling.

Rolwaling Valley Daldung-La Pass Trek is a trek that will blow your mind. Mountain views and village landscapes shared with cultural delights and rural lifestyles are integrated into discoveries that are simply unforgettable… for any length of time. Several aerial suspension bridges help to cross the canyons. The highest alpine section (3900m) of from Daldung La pass offers excellent Himalayas of views. Therefore, Our trek begins with an 8-hour drive from Kathmandu to Jagat. The Rolwaling region is located northeast of Kathmandu, which is located in the south of Tibet. From Jagat we walk through dense forest through Sherpa settlements remote villages. Our Rolwaling trek itinerary includes a traverse of the unexpected Daldung La Pass. The pass is the panoramic view of the mountains from the pass makes it even better. The trail offers excellent views of Gauri-Shankar, a peak (7145 m/23816ft) named after the mythological Hindu couple Shiva and Parvati.

Rolwaling valley Daldung La Pass is considered one of the eight sacred, hidden valleys of the Himalayan region, said to protect the Beyul, mountain gods. Rolwaling Valley, apart from its beautiful scenery, diverse geography and religious values; This region alone has produced many world-class Sherpas who hold history and records in the world of mountaineering. There are many strange and legendary stories about this valley, from where the ancestors of the present Sherpas came. It is believed to be the home of the infamous Yeti. Finally our trek back to same-way and then Kathmandu.

Trip Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu Airport [1,350m/4,430ft] and transfer to hotel.
Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Jagat [1440m/4723ft], 7-8 hours
Day 3: Trek from Jagat to Simigaon [2,036m/6,682ft], 5-6 ohurs
Day 4: Trek from Simigaun to Dongang [3,940m/12,926ft], 6-7 hours
Day 5: Trek from Dongang to Beding. [3,790m/12,437ft], 5-6 hours
Day 6: Acclimatization day at Beding [3,790m/12,437ft], 2-3 hours
Day 7: Trek from Beding to Na [4,200m/13,783ft], 3-4 hours
Day 8: Trek to Tso Rolpa [4,600m/15,091ft] and return to Na, 5-6 hours
Day 9: Trek from Na to Kyalche (Kelje) [2760m/9,055ft], 6-7 hours
Day 10: Trek from Kyalche to Gongar Khola [1,430m/4,690ft], 5-6 hours
Day 11: Drive from Gongar Khola to Kathmandu [1,350m/4,430ft], 6-7 hours
Day 12: International Departure

Special Note:
If this itinerary does not suit your needs or you want to customize it, Tell us about your trip requirement. At your request, we offer you. We’ll work together to customize your trip to meet your exact requirement so that you have a memorable trip.

Price Details For Trip

  • The cost of this trek depends on the group size.
  • The can be different numbers of Guide and Porters.
  • The cost depends on request category hotel accommodation in Kathmandu.
  • The cost depends on Mode of transportation (Private jeep or Public bus)
  • Please contact us for up to Date, Cost and the Duration.

Cost Inclusion

  • Kathmandu Airport Pickup/drop on Arrival/departure
  • Twin-sharing accommodation at hotel in Kathmandu.
  • All ground transportation as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Teahouse/lodge accommodation throughout the trek.
  • Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and tea, coffee).
  • Snacks (cookies) and seasonal fresh fruits each day.
  • An experienced, expert, helpful and friendly Guide.
  • Full support guide crew with 1 porter for every 2 trekkers.
  • Staff wages, equipment, insurance and allowances
  • Gaurishankar Conservation pernits and (TIMS Card)
  • Trekking map of this route for groups.
  • All government, local taxes, and official expenses.
  • Comprehensive first aid kit with high-altitude medicine
  • Arranging rescue operations in case of complicated health conditions (funded by travel insurance)
  • Farewell dinner before departure.

Cost Exclusion

  • International Airfare and Nepal entry visa fee.
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu (“Except farewell dinner" in Kathmandu)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu or on the trek for any reason (Early arrival or delay, Early arrival from trek due to any reason).
  • Personal expenses (shopping and snacks, alcohol, hot & cold, Wi-Fi, telephone call, battery re-charge fee, extra porters, etc
  • Personal clothing and trekking gear.
  • Travel insurance has to cover emergency high-altitude rescue and evacuation along with medical coverage.
  • Tips, gifts, souvenirs for involved trekking staff.
  • Additional costs due to delays caused by circumstances outside company control like landslides, weather conditions, itinerary modifications due to safety concerns, illness, change of government policies, strikes, etc.
  • All the costs and expenses, which are not listed in "What is included" above will be counted as excludes.

Equipment checklist for the trek

The gears listed below is recommended for the trek. We encourage you to get all the equipment listed below for the trip and please make sure you check out and try each equipment. You can also buy or rent in Kathmandu as there are many trekking shops that have gear ranging from branded to local.

Clothing and footwear:
— Long-sleeved shirts
— Trekking Shirts
— Trekking Trousers
— Warm Jackets/Sweater/Pullover
— Waterproof jackets and trousers
— Thermal
— Inner wears
— Undergarments
— Warm socks
— Cap/Hat to protect from the sun during the trek
— Woollen Hat, Warm gloves, Balaclava sand Bandana/Scarf
— Extra clothes to wear in Kathmandu when you come back from the trek.
— Trekking shoes (Preferably Goretex and full to support your ankle)
— Slippers/Flip flops to wear at camp
— Daypack 30-35 litres (To carry your sunblock, water, camera, waterproof jacket and others that you may require while trekking)

— Passport with visa and validity of 6 months after your trip completion
— 4 copies of passport size photos for permits and Visa
— Travel Insurance covering medication evacuation
— Flight tickets
— Credit cards for emergencies
— Driving ID or any other ID in case of loss of your passport.
(Please carry the photocopy of all the documents along with you and leave a copy to next of kin)

— Headlamps with extra batteries
— Sunglasses with UV protection
— Camera with charger or spare batteries
— A pair of trekking poles
— Water bottles (1) litre
— Laundry bag to keep the dirty clothes
— Large plastic bags to keep the clothes dry
— Padlock
— Binoculars
— Reading materials, notebooks and pens

Toiletries and hygiene:
— Quick-drying towel
— Small face towel
— Toothbrush &Toothpaste
— Deodorants, Soap and Shampoo (Smaller bottle)
— Face and body moisturizer, Sunscreen and lip balm
— Hand sanitizer/Antiseptic wipes
— Hygiene products
— Basic first aid kit

— Down Jacket
— Sleeping bag with liner
— Duffel/Kit Bag

Trip Map

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Rolwaling Valley Trek

Trip Facts

  • 12 Days
  • Moderate
  • 4,600m/15,092ft.
  • Spring & Autumn
  • Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Lodge & Hotel
  • 2 Person

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