22-day trek to climb Ramdung Peak is a very popular trekking peak climbing in Rolwaling and Ramdung Peak Climbing Itinerary includes Tashi Lapcha Pass trek. Ramdung go peak climb is not very technical yet challenging because of strenuous nature and remoteness.You will see beautiful Himalayan scenery and scenic mountain landscapes as you are trekking to Rolwaling and Ramdung Go peak.The best trip for trekkers and climbers who are looking for an adventure journey in the Himalayas.You will get an excellent trekking and climbing experience, travelling from Gaurishankar Conservation Area(GCAP) to Sagarmatha National Park via Tashi Lapcha Pass. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and call or message on Whats App at + 977 9851023742 to know more about Ramdung Go Peak climbing information.
Peak Name: Ramdung Peak Climb
Peak Duration: 22 Days
Peak Difficulty: Medium/ Hard
Peak Season: Sep/Oct/Nov/Dec/Mar/April/May
Peak Altitude: 950m- 5925 m
Peak Cost: USD 3200-USD 4300
Group Size: 1 - 12 people
Peak Package: Standard
Mode of Transfer: Bus/Jeep/Flight
Start/End of Peak: Kathmandu /Lukla
Ramdung Peak know as Ramdung Go Peak Climb in Nepal
Ramdung Peak Climb is an outstanding peak climbing in Rolwaling trek region. Rolwaling Trek with Ramdung Go Peak climbing is an awesome adventure trip. Ramdung Peak-Rolwaling-Tesi Lapcha Pass Trek is tough and a high level of physical fitness is essential. A basic knowledge of mountain climbing is helpful, though it is not compulsory. Our experience climbing guide will accompany you while climbing Ramdung Go Peak.
Ramdung Peak Climbing is technically not hard, yet surely challenging due to its altitude and remoteness.You will not need to be supper fit to climb Ramdung Peak, but snow walking skill is necessary. The climbing route is not steep, but quite long though. After climbing Ramdung Go Peak, we go for Rolwaling trek and crosses Tashi Laptsa pass at 5,755 m awaits you. We come to near the Tesi Laptsa pass and prepare for Pacharmo Peak Climbing and set up high camp and we trek to Everest trek region via Thame, Namche and Phakding.
Best Season Climbing Ramdung Peak
Autumn and Spring are best seasons climbing Ramdung Go Peak. The weather is perfect with best visibility. Beautiful weather is an essential factor to succeed peak climbing and trekking in the high Himalayas.
Ramdung Peak Climbing difficulty
Altitude is a major difficulties of Ramdung peak climbing. You will be reaching an altitude of 6925 meters. While trekking, you should be careful with altitude sickness as you exceed 2500 meters.So, you will hike on a highly remote trail. The trail is rugged and remote. Ramdung peak is technically challenging if you are a beginner. Thus, it requires proper planning and preparations.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1320m)
You'll meet at airport and taken to your hotel. If time allows you will have time to visit some Buddhist and Hindu temples and shrines reflecting local traditions. O/N in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu.
Visit Boudhanath, Swayambhunath, Pashupatinath, Kathmandu durbar square Swayambhunath temple is said to be 2000 years stupa on a hillock and offers breath-taking view of Kathmandu City. We will then visit Pasupatinath and Bouddhanath. After lunch we'll visit Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan (Lalitpur) - which is the oldest of the three major cities in Kathmandu Valley - famous for its Buddhist monuments and Hindu temples, and you can catch the traditional artisans working with wood, stones and metals. O/N in Kathmandu.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Shigati (950m.) via Dolakha & trek to Suri Dobhan.
From Kathmandu, we head northeast on the Friendship Highway which connects Kathmandu with Lhasa.At Lamosangu, we leave the Friendship Highway and take another way to Jiri. Earlier the motorable road used to be only up to Dolakha. But nowadays because of the Tamakoshi hydropower construction works, we can drive upto Shigati. From Shigati we trek to Suri Dobhan for our overnight stay.
Day 04: Trek to Jagat (1440m) 5/6 hrs)
T oday we trek along the river, and then continue on the flat land. We cross several streams and jungles with varieties of orchid, rhododendron and other vegetation. On the way we cross the suspension bridge and reach Jagat, a small township with people belonging to different ethnic groups.
Day 05: Trek to Simigaun (1,990m, 7-8 hrs)
It takes almost seven and half hours to reach Simigaon from Jagat. As we proceed forward, we follow the flat path and it ascends and descends through the thick jungle. You cross the suspension bridges several times. You also come across many villages on the trail. Small tea shops and local shops are available on the trail. Then we ascend up to Simigaon and this small village is inhabited by the Buddhist and Hindus.
Day 06: Trek to Kharka (2,900m 6 hrs).
We pass by a few more Sherpa settlements. On a clear morning the fascinating views of Mt Gaurishankar above the Rolwaling Valley can be seen. From the ridge top at Simigaun, we continue our walking towards the Rolwaling Valley. The trail climbs a rocky, wooded ridge with beautiful pine forests. We again descend to the river of Rolwaling Khola (river).
Day 07: Trek to Beding (3,690m, 4- hrs).
Our trail ascends uphill through different varieties of plants and Rhododendron trees. We continue our trek along the left bank of the Rolwaling Khola (river). Continuing along the deep river valley, we arrive at a tributary river from Gaurishankar. Here we enjoy the fantastic views of Mt Gaurishankar. The trail rises further until we come across an easy and relatively flat terrain. Finally, we arrive at the Sherpa village of Beding located by the river.
Day 08: Rest day at Beding.
Today is the rest day for acclimatization. You can go for a short hike in the surrounding for acclimatization. In the surrounding, the breathtaking views of Gauri Shankar and Tibetan mountain arrest your attention.
Day 09: Trek to Na (4,180m,4-5 hrs).
From Beding, we trek towards Na and its four to five hours trek. You can explore the upper slopes of the valley for snow today. You can also visit the nearby glacier too. The trek goes up along the river bank. This place is very open and it offers fresh air and charming sound the river. As the trek proceeds forward, you come across the panoramic view of the mountains. In addition, we also come across the Sherpa village and explore their specialties.
Day 10: Trek to Yalung Glacier (4750m, 6-7 hrs).
Trek from Na to Yalung Glacier takes about six and half hours. The trek ascends high glacier walk with the land enriched with white ice all over with crampon and ice sacks. You will be staying overnight in the Yalung Glacier high camp.
Day 11: Trek to Ramdung Base Camp (5150m,5-6 hrs).
You will be trek uphill until you reach Yalung Danda and then you trek steep ascent path to Base Camp. The trail you pass through is of rocky glacier. . You will be able to witness the various views of mountains like Gauri Shanker, Menlung, Yalung and the mountains of the Tibet.
Day 12: Trek to Ramdung High Camp (5-6 hrs).
Day 13: Summit Ramdung Go peak (5925m).
We will depart for summit before dawn. The climb up to summit is quite steep and it takes 6-7 hours. The reward at the summit is one of the world's most spectacular mountain views you will ever experience. We will then make our way down.
Day 14: Extra day (If bad weather occurs). Attempt again for the ascent.
Day 15: Trek to Drolumbau Glacier.
Early morning we trek toward Drolumbau glacier. We walk past the glaciers throughout the day and explore the beauty of the surrounding. The trail ascends through some uphill rock and a gradual walk on the glacier moraine, occasionally passing rocks overhangs.
Day 16: Cross Tashi Lapcha Pass (5,755m, 5 hrs)
We continue our trekking and cross Tashi Lapcha Pass (5755m). From the pass, the view of Khumbu peaks is magnificent. Some hundred meters downhill we trek under overhanging rock, and overnight at camp in a superb location. Next day morning we will enjoy magnificent sunset views from our camp site.
Day 17: Trek to Thame (3,820m, 5 hrs).
Today is easy walking; the walk from here will be enjoyable all the way to Thame. A gradual descend brings us to Thame, the first Sherpa village in Everest region since Beding. There is a very old and interesting Monastery at the upper end of the village. Now you will have a glimpse of first really good views of the great peaks of the Khumbu including Mt Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku and Kusum Kangaru and so on.
Day 18: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440m, 5 hrs).
At Thame, the old trade route over the Nangpa-La into Tibet branches North, following the Bhote Koshi, which incidentally is the 2-3 river so named on this trek. The trail descends gently at first and then steeply to a bridge over the river Dudh Koshi at Phunki Tenga. Passing by several villages and numerous teashops, the trail ascends steeply to Sanasa where local Sherpa people sell the Tibetan goods. The way from Sanasa to Namche Bazaar has small ups and downs with view of forests, scenery and mountains.
Day 19: Rest day at Namche Bazaar.
Free and exploration day. You can visit different monastery, localities, markets and surrounding today.
Day 20: Trek to Lukla (2,840m).
The trail descends steeply downward so we need to walk slowly and under control as our shaky legs continuously battle the rocky terrain. After crossing the suspension bridges over the fast flowing DudhKoshi and its tributaries the trail becomes more level and natural. While walking downhill, we enjoy completely different views of terrain, the forests donned with rhododendrons, and we will see in the distance snow covered peaks. We walk through the Sherpa villages' noticing impressive faith in Buddhism and culture of prayer stones and prayers flag while we walk through the villages. In Lukla, This last evening in the mountains is the ideal opportunity for a farewell party with the sherpa guides and porters, where you can sample some chhang (local alcohol), try Nepali and Sherpa dance and look back on a memorable trekking experience and staffs are expecting for precious Tips.
Day 21: Fly Lukla to Kathmandu & transfer to hotel.
We will take an early morning flight to Kathmandu. Upon arrival in Kathmandu you will be transferred to Hotel. You can rest and relax throughout the day in your hotel.
Day 22: Final departure.
You are saying good bye to the mountains as your journey in Nepal comes to an end today! We take you to the airport as per your flight time. We hope you enjoyed the trek, and are sure you will be back trekking somewhere in the Himalaya again. Approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight a representative from Ramdung Expedition will take you to the airport. On your way home you'll have plenty of time to plan your next adventure in the wonderful country of Nepal.
Climbing Gear List:
No need to bring unnecessary climbing equipment with you for climbing in
Nepal. The following climbing equipment and gears are recommended before climbing n Nepal. Most of the climbing equipment what you will need can be
rented or purchased in Nepal either in
Kathmandu or Pokhara at cheap price. We will help you with the necessary
arrangements. Except your day pack all the luggage will be carried by porters.
There is an allowance of 15kg per person. Additional personal items not needed
for the climbing part of the trip can be stored in the storage room of hotel
without extra cost.
Sun hat or scarf
Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
Sunglasses with UV protection
Lightweight cotton long pants
Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms
Fleece or wool pants (seasonal)
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants
Thin, lightweight inner socks
Thick, warm wool hiking socks
Hiking boots with spare laces
Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals)
Gaiters for hiking in winter to the base camp
Light and expedition weight thermal tops
Fleece jacket or pullover
Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional)
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket
Down vest and/or jacket
Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer (seasonal)
Sleeping bag rated to zero DC
Headlamp (e.g. Petzl Zoom) with spare bulbs and batteries
Trekking Bags/Duffel bag
Basic First Aid Kit
Large plastic bags - for keeping items dry inside trek bag
Day pack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches)
Water bottle (2) or camel bag
Toiletries (Small wash towel, Toilet papers etc)
Ear Plug (who know some people on group are snoring)
1 medium sized quick drying towel
Tooth brush/paste (preferably biodegradable)
Multipurpose soap (preferably biodegradable)
Face and body moisturizer
Feminine hygiene products
Wet wipes (baby wipes)
Tissue /toilet roll
Anti bacterial hands wash
Trail Map/Guide book
Journal & Pen
Pencils and small notebooks
Travel game i.e. chess, backgammon, scrabble
Modest swim suits (for Kathmandu)