Tashi lapcha pass trek Rolwaling to Khumbu via Tsho Rolpa Lake

Drolambau Glacier way to Tashi lapcha pass trek

Tashi Lapcha pass trek with Parchamo peak climbing

Tashi Lapcha pass trek is in the Rolwaling region of Nepal and it is a very challenging trek. This trekking route combines Rolwaling valley and Khumbu valley provides an opportunity to explore the remote parts of Himalayan foot hills.

Those who go for the Tashi Lapcha pass trek can have the most exciting mountain views of Jugal Himal, Rolwaling range, Gaurishanker, Mahalangur, Parchamo peak and Chobabhamre. Diverse flora and fauna, rich local culture and heritage are the other highlights of this trek.

The Tashi Lapcha pass 5755m is the highest access and most adventurous part of this trek because of frequent rock fall on its west part and movement of the glacier. Good physical health and high altitude hiking and climbing experience are required for this trip.

One has to go through the Tashi Lapcha pass to explore the Rolwaling valley which is below the Gauri Shankar 7135m Himalaya range. While passing through the sparsely inhabited high ridges the trekkers get spectacular views of Trans Himalaya range.
Rolwaling valley is one of the best maintained secret valleys in Nepal. There are many beautiful, tranquil Tamang and Sherpa villages in this valley located close to the Tibet border. Tashi Lapcha pass trek is one of the most amazing trekking in Nepal. The trekkers who come from Kathmandu will drive to Barabise Bazaar and from there they take the trek trail that proceeds to the north east.

The narrow Rolwaling valley opens wide at the villages of Beding 33692m and Na 4180m. Trekkers spend a few days at Na for acclimatization; enjoying the views of the Yak pastures and visiting Yalung base camp. From Na, the trekkers proceed to Tso Rolpa high lake which is at an altitude of 4540m. Further, they reach the Rolwaling glacier at an altitude of 5171m. Best months for Tashi lapcha pass trek are April and October.

By walking over the rugged glacier for two days the trekkers reach the Tashi Lapcha pass which is at an altitude of 5755m. On the other side of the Tashi Lapcha pass trekking trail descends down to Thame village in Khumbu valley the Everest trekking region. At Rolwaling valley the trekkers come across villagers from different communities. However, the Sherpas have the majority.

The other communities are Tamang, Chhetri, Brahmin and Newar. Rolwaling Tashi Lapcha pass is one of the best as well as most adventurous wilderness routes in Nepal. Rolwaling tashi Lapcha technically closed for foreigners but if you obtain a climbing permit for Parchamo peak and hire a climbing guide then tourism department of Nepal issue the trekking permit for tashi lapcha trek.

From Thame village in Khumbu valley the trek trail leads to Namche Bazaar, one of the beautiful places in Everest trekking. Those who arrive at Namche Bazaar after the Tashi Lapcha pass trek can either proceed for the Everest base camp trekking or proceed to Lukla and take the flight to Kathmandu.

Tashi lapcha pass trek itinerary

Day 01: Welcome to Nepal, upon your arrival in Nepal our representative welcome and assists to transfer hotel.

Day 02: Kathmandu city tours and preparation for Tashi lapcha trek

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Shigati (950m) via Dolakha

Day 04: Trek from Shigati to Jagat (1050m).

Day 05: Trek from Jagat to Simigaun (2000m).

Day 06: Trek from Simigaun to Kharka (2,900m).

Day 07: Trek from Kharka to Beding (3,692m).

Day 08: Rest at Beding for Acclimatization.

Day 09: Trek from Beding to Na (4,180m).

Day 10: Trek from Na to Kabug (4561m) along the Tso Rolpa Lake.

Day 11: Trek from Kabug to Tso Rolpa phedi (5882m).

Day 12: Trek to Ngole (5110m) via Tashi Lapcha pass (5755m).

Day 13: Trek from Ngole to Thame (3,820m).

Day 14: Trek from Thame to Namche Bazaar (3,440m).

Day 15: Trek from Namche to Lukla (2,840m).

Day 16: Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu, evening farewell dinner.

Day 17: After this amazing Tashi lapcha pass along Tsho Rolpa Lake connect Rolwaling to Khumbu, if you are interested for other activities like Safari, Rafting, Biking, Tours, Peak climbing or more trekking in other region we can organize as your desire. If you decide to leave Nepal we will transfer to airport for your onward destination.

Service include

Airports pick up and drop by private vehicle.
Hotel in Kathmandu for 3 Nights twin sharing with breakfast
Full day guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
Transportation KTM to Dolakha bus/ Jeep and flights Lukla to KTM
All meals and accommodation during trekking period
An experienced English speaking guide trained by gov. of Nepal
Highly experienced Tashi lapcha pass trekking staffs
All governmental procedure permits fees and local taxes
Down jacket, sleeping bag, duffel bag, medical kit etc
Travel and rescue arrangements
Farewell dinner at typical Nepalese restaurant

Service exclude

Visa fees/ international airfare to and from Kathmandu
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost
Hot shower, battery recharge during trek
Personal expenses phone calls, bar bills, extra porters etc
Personal trekking equipment’s / gears
Tips for guides, porters and driver
All others expenses not mentioned on price includes section

Trip note

Base Camp Excursion, Kathmandu, Nepal always thinking about guest’s safety; it is our paramount concern whilst traveling with us. Trekking is an adventure tour we reach remote mountain region. Sometime health condition of member, natural disaster, and weather condition of mountain region changed unexpectedly we cannot guarantee it. Please note that trekking guide has the authority to cancel any part of Tashi lapcha pass trekking itinerary if it is necessary due to safety concerns, be prepared to be flexible if required, otherwise trekking group leader follow the above itinerary.

Additional information

Tashi lapcha pass along Tsho Rolpa Lake connect Rolwaling to Khumbu area of Nepal. Content of this website provide you the information as possible about trekking package Nepal. If you need extra information and wish to discuss any aspect of  this trip or your suitability for it please contact us; If you would like to speak with a reservations consultant, feel free to make a call at 977 9843051359

Holiday Trip Fact

Price: On request
Grade: Challenging
Season: Sept to Dec, March to May
Duration: 16 Days
Operation: Camping
Activities: Trekking and sightseeing
Group Size: Min 2 to Max 12
Highest access: 5755m
Start From: Kathmandu-Dolakha
Ending at: Lukla-Kathmandu