Rolwaling Trek

Trip Introduction

The myth of the legendary snow creature Yeti is said to have made its home in Rolwaling valley. This, however, is not the only myth that surrounds this unique trek. Rolwaling, also known by “the grave” by the Sherpas justifies its name as this trek is hailed as one of the most peculiar and difficult in the entire Everest region. The difficulty rating for this trek is rather high and the trekkers are expected to be fit physically as well mentally. There are many who have failed to complete this trek.


The trek starts from Dolakha after 8 hours ride from Kathmandu and after that, the trekkers are expected to walk for around 5-7 hours per day. From Dolakha, the journey continues to Suri Dobhan to Simigaun leading to Beding. The travelers have to cross Lapcha Base Camp (5010m), before ultimately reaching the highest point in the Rolwaling Trek- Tashi Lapcha Pass (5755m).


Acclimatization is a must due to the high altitude and sometimes the altitude gets even the best. The ascension is difficult that most as there are various ice-giants in the Khumbu region hindering the path of the trekkers. However, all is not cons in this journey. The view of the exquisite Mount Gaurishanker (7145m), Melungtse (7181m), Mt. Langtang and Mt. Everest along with the beautiful waterfalls, glaciers will ask the trekkers wanting for more. The entire treks take up to 15-20 days depending on the physical fitness of the travelers and the days needed for acclimatization. We, here, on Bomjan Treks and Expedition will make sure every trekker will see the end of the journey.

Detail Itenerary

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  • Day 01 Greetings at Kathmandu Airport.

    Our Mountain Mart Trekking Company Airport Representative will meet you outside the Terminal Hall. Please, look for our Treks and Expeditions play card. Transfer to hotel, introduce your trekking guide and check the necessities. Afternoon stroll Tourist colourful market Thamel down town. 

  • Day 02 A full day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu, the capital valley.

    After breakfast, proceed for sightseeing tours to world heritage sites of Pashupatinath Temple-the holiest Hindu Temple on the bank of sacred Bagmati River, Bodhanath Stupa-the biggest Buddhist Stupa architecture in the world!  Patan Durbar Square is the oldest city in the Kathmandu valley with age old tradition also called Lalitpur-the city of fine arts. The visit covers the Durbar Square, the Krishna temple, the Kumbheswore temple, the Golden temple and many more. Swayambhunath Stupa-the 2000 years old legendary stupa on the hillock also nick-named as monkey temple. Your day tour ends Kathmandu Durbar Square Showcasing living goddess Kumari Temple, Nautale Durbar, the Kaal Bhairav, the Swet Bhairav, the freak Street and more.

  • Day 03

    Katmandu to Dolkha (1650m).

  • Day 04

    Dolakha to Shigati (1020m).

  • Day 05

    Shigati to Gongar (1350m).

  • Day 06

    Gongar to Simigaon (2020m).

  • Day 07
  • Day 08

    Donga to Beding (3690m).

  • Day 09

    Beding to Na (4180m).

  • Day 10

    Na. Acclimatization day.

  • Day 11

    Na to Nyiduk Kongma (4750m).

  • Day 12

    Nyiduk Kongma Drolumbau Glacier (5200m).


1  Reviews on Rolwaling Trek View All

2019-11-21 08:12:31

Poinas says:

Un grand merci à toute l’équipe de notre guide Lachhuman pour son professionnalisme et sourtout son calme olympien en toutes circonstances. Merci aussi à son guide adjoint Pemba et ses porteur qui m’ont permis d’atteindre le col du tachi Lapssa en to...

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