Nepal Adventure Team receives you and set you towards respective hotels on your arrival in Kathmandu. Welcome dinner is organized for you along with the cultural program for the refreshment and positive energy for the upcoming trek days.
Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu 1350m
Day 2 Trek preparation in Kathmandu and sightseeing optional
This is one of the toughest journeys Of trekking in Nepal so the comprehensive preparation and meeting is necessary. Briefing about the entire trekking schedule and associated team members will be carried out. Nepal Adventure Team will help to sort the required documents and tricks for the trek. You can utilize this day to take rest from long flight or for the sightseeing of Kathmandu valley which include the UNESCO’s World Heritage sites.
Day 3 Drive to Shigati via Dolkha 1650m
At early, we drive to Shigati via Dolkha. After a drive, we hike to Suri Dobhan through farmed terraces and scattered villages. This hike acts as a warm up for upcoming days and lands us to Suri Dobhan for night stay.
Day 4 Trek to Jagat 1440m
The trail follows the Bhote Koshi River landing us to flat land and settling to Jagat for the stay. Jagat is a small town composed of different ethnicities.
Day 5 Trek to Simigaon 1990m
The path slowly gains altitude. As the valley narrows, we cross the suspension bridge and take a steep climb to Sherpa village, Simigaon.
Day 6 Trek to Kharka 2900m
We continue our trek to the fascinating Rolwaling valley with the glance of Gauri Shankar. We descend down to Rolwaling khola (river) for the overnight stop at Kharka.
Day 7 Trek to Beding 3690m
Our trek continues by passing the hills decorated by forests of rhododendron and other vegetation. The trail rises further until we arrive at the village, Beding, the largest village in the valley.
Day 8 Trek to Na 4180m
Passing through the several settlements of Beding, watching the yaks grazing warmly and people on daily chores, we continue a short day walk to the village of Na to feast the eyes with the majestic view of impressive peaks Chobutse (6685m) and Chugimago (6259m).
Day 9 Trek to Tso Rolpa lake 4588m
After a short plain walk, we ascend to the glacial Tso Rolpa lake to enjoy the amazing vistas of mountains on Tibet. Then we climb up the lateral moraine of the Rolwaling glacier to stay at night.
Day 10 Trek to Trakarding glacier 4800m
For entire day, we will be walking through the glacier moraines. Gradually, we reach at Trakarding glacier for the stay via enjoying surrounding throughout the route.
Day 11 Trek to Tashi Lapcha base camp 5010m
Following the hard rocky glacier path, soon we are at Drolumbau glacier surrounded by superb mountain. Further, downhill trek and we arrive at the foot of Tashi Lapcha for the overnight camping.
Day 12 Cross Tashi Lapcha pass 5755m
As we continue our trekking through Tashi Lapcha pass, the views of Khumbu peaks are magnificent and extraordinary. Further downhill, we will be camping below the overhanging rocks. This place provides the stunning sunset views.
Day 13 Pachermo ascent 6272m
First we climb Tashi Lapcha and then we begin to overcome Pachermo peak. A thorough planning and preparation is required for this ascent sometimes requiring fixed ropes too. Though difficulty level is high, the views of Khumbu peaks from the top sweep away the tiredness and reenrgise the trekkers. The downhill drop us at Thengpo for the overnight stop.
Day 14 Reserve day
This day is separated for implementing the contingency plan as the weather can be unfavorable for Pachermo ascent.
Day 15 Trek to Thame 3820m
The easy and gradual descent takes us to Thame, a first village after crossing Beding. You have the first great views of the majestic peaks in Khumbu region.
Day 16 Trek to Namche Bazaar
Passing by several villages and the rough landscapes, eventually arrive at Namche. Namche is the last town in Khumbu region at high altitude.
Day 17 Trek back to Luka
Travelling with the Dudh Koshi side by side, the trail goes steeply downward first and moderately fine. We pass through Sherpa settlements and woods filled with the rhododendron and pine forests leading to Lukla. We stay at Lukla to catch the flight next day.
Day 18 Fly to Kathmandu
After our long and tiring journey, a half hour flight flies us to Kathmandu. Trekkers can just relax in the hotel for the rest of the day or chill around the city.
Day 19 International departure
Keeping the far more than extraordinary moments in the memory, it's time to bid you warm farewell with the positive vibes to meet at next trip of Nepal.