Rolwaling valley trek is one of the most difficult trekking experiences in Nepal. Buried down in between the steep ice giants, Rolwaling valley is the deadliest place for toughest trekking experiences suitable only for novice travelers. The trek will surely measure your strength and make you kneel down in front of its wilderness, but you ought to bring that will power to conquer the toughest corner within the wilderness of Himalayas. The valley is also referred to as – the grave. It’s because of its dramatic location that looks terrific. Rolwaling Trek lies somewhere in between the Everest and Langtang Himalayan ranges, just below the Gaurishankar range to the south border of Tibet.
Rolwaling Valley Trek takes you to one of the toughest high passes in Everest Himalaya. The trek is a challenging journey that takes you to alpine lakes, hanging glaciers and moraines via isolated mountain villages, high pastures, and waterfalls in the backdrop of some majestic Himalayas. Rolwaling valley, Khumbu region, Sherpa villages, mountainous terrain and imminent views of snowy peaks are the major highlights of this trek. The trek takes you in such a surreal location that you could have never thought that such a place would have ever existed.
The Rolwaling region is considered home to many globally threatened and endangered species of floras and fauns. The region is very rich in terms of nature and biodiversity. The glacial lakes, hanging glaciers, icefalls, isolated high altitude villages in the shadows of Rolwaling Himal and other sky dominating peaks in the Everest region, Rolwaling Valley Trek is something out of the world. Also, the region is said to have 16 major vegetation types with 34 species of mammal, 16 species of fish, 10 varieties of amphibian, 8 types of lizards, 15 kinds of snakes and 235 different varieties of birds. Therefore, though difficult, the trek is really worth it. It gives you more than it takes.
Rolwaling Valley Trek starts with a drive from Kathmandu to Dolakha. From here, we traverse through various villages like Jagat, Simigaon, and meadows on the way to Bedding. From Bedding, we climb up to enter into Rolwaling valley. As we head move ahead, we walk towards Na and then to Tso Rolpa lake. Further, we pass Trakardingglacier and cross TashiLapcha La at an elevation of 5755 meters. From the pass, we descend down to Thame and then walk towards Namche. Finally, we conclude the trek with a walk back to Lukla and flight back to Kathmandu. Therefore, Rolwaling Trek as a whole is an enriching experience of mountains, glaciers, high passes and rich biodiversity in the isolated sections of Everest.
Himal Eco Treks organizes a tented and camping trek to the Rolwaling Valley of Nepal. If you are interested in this wild trekking experience, just give us a call or inform us through an email. We are ready at your service 24/7.
Items that are not covered in the cost of trip price.
- Nepal Entry visa fees.
- Meals (lunch, dinner) in the hotel in Cities
- Airfare from your country to Nepal
- Snacks, soft drink during the trek
- Personal trekking equipment are not provided by HET
- Tips to the guide, porter, driver or any other trekking staff