Day 1: Kathmandu to Charikot/ 9 hrs drive
Travel either by own jeep or by local bus to capital of Dolakha, Charikot, around 9 hours (due to road construction). Check in at the most wonderful resort in Dolakha district, the Charikot Panorama Resort. Have a good dinner and stay for the night.
Day 2: Charikot-Chechet-Simigaon/ 3 hrs drive/ 4 hrs walk
Drive (jeep Bolero) from Charikot to Chechet (1524m.), 3hrs. Start the hiking from Chechet up to Simigaon, 2020m. This is a very steep hike straight uphill. We stay up on top of the ridge where the gumba and the school is. There are two lodges and the views are great as you can see mountain Gauri Shanker from here.
Day 3: Simigaon- Surmuche- Kalche- Dogang/ 7 hrs walk
The hiking is not as steep as the first day but the uphill can drag a little bit to Dogang, 2800m. From Simigaon it is about 3 hrs to Surmuche and then another 2-3 hrs to Kalche. From Kalche to Dogang it is about 30 minutes. The lodge is right at the Rolwaling River with a very nice area around it.
Day 4: Dogang- Beding/ 6 hours walk
From Dogang to Beding the route goes up again where we reach Beding at 3700m. Beding is quite a big settlement with hotels and guesthouses. This day is probably the easiest and the views are amazing.
Day 5: Beding- Na/ 4 hours walk (depending on how you handle altitude)
This is a short days climb from 3700 to 4100 meters. Beautiful views while walking through the Rolwaling Valley.
Day 6: Na- Tsho Rolpa- Na- Beding/ 7 hrs walk
From Na to Tsho Rolpa Lake it takes around 2-3hrs as we hike up to 4550m and them again back to Na. We leave the bags in Na and bring only small day bags. When back in Na we have some food, pick up bags and trek back to Beding.
Day 7: Beding- Dogang/ 5 hrs walk
Today we come back down just the same way as we went up, and we again stop in Dogang.
Day 8: Dogang- Simigaon- Charikot/ 6 hrs walk/ 3 hrs drive
Today is the last day of the trek and the car will meet us in Simigaon and drop us in Charikot. We again check in at the Panorama Resort and rest, have a good shower and some really tasty food!
Day 9: Drive back to Kathmandu/ 8-9 hrs drive
Today we travel back to Kathmandu and end the adventure for this time.
Price per person (excluding all transports) with one porter per two guests $640
Price per person (excluding all transports) with one porter/assistant per one guest $690
- Trekking guide
- Accomodation (2 nights in good hotel in Charikot, rest of days in low standard family homestays along the trek)
- All food (breakfast, lunch, teabreak, dinner) during trek and dinner and breakfast at Charikot Panorama both two nights.
- All permits
- Trekking map
- Sleeping bag with inner linen during all trek
- Ground transports (please inform us on from where you’d prefer to start/end, amount of people in group and wether you prefer to go in local transport or private for us to be able to give you a price for transports)
- International flights
- Additional activities not mentioned in the program