Located at the south of Na Village in the upper Rolwaling Region, Ramdung Peak with the height of 5925 m is one of the clusters of peaks around the Yalung La. Yalung la is a pass giving access to the upper Rolwaling from the south via the Khare Khola. Ramdung has been climbed numerous times is an ideal summit for groups wanting to trek and climb in the still little visited Rolwaling Himal area.The Rolwaling valley is considered as a main access to Ramgdung Peak. Trek to the Ramgdung in the Rolwaling Region leads through villages which has remained untouched by western civilization and also through the outstanding scenery along beautiful rivers valley before emerging in high alpine country.

From the earlier of October to the end of November is the suitable and best time for climbing this peak. Although the mountain, by it normal route of ascent, is straightforward, its virtues lie in its magnificent position and splendid summit panorama that ranges from Langtang to Everest and provides a splendid view of Gauri Shankar and Menlungtse.

Trip Facts

Activity: Expedition

Duration: 16 Days

Grade: Strenuous

Highest Alt: (8848m./29029ft.)

Trek Type: Tea house and Camping

Best Season: Spring & Autumn

Itinerary

Day 01

Arrival at International airport in Kathmandu; Transfer to the Hotel

Day 02

Gear Checking, Briefing and Paper Works.

Day 03

Drive from Kathmandu to Jagat 1395 m.

Day 04

Trek from Jagat to Simi Gaun 2000 m (5-6 hrs. approx.)

Day 05

Trek from Simi Gaun to Dong-Kang 3010 m (7-8 hrs. approx.)

Day 06

Trek from Dong-Kang to Beding 3693 m (6-7 hrs.)

Day 07

Trek Beding to Na Village 4200m (5 hrs.)

Day 08

Rest in Na Village and acclimatization walk.

Day 09

Trek from Na Village to Ramdung Base camp 5550 m.

Day 10

Trek from Base Camp to High camp 5650m.

Day 11

Summit of Ramdung Peak 5925 m and back to the Base camp.

Day 12

Trek from Base Camp to Na Village.

Day 13

Trek from Na Village to Dong-Kang.

Day 14

Trek Dong-Kang to Simi Gaun

Day 15

Trek from Simi Gaun to Chot-Chot and drive to Kathmandu Valley.

Day 16

Transfer to airport from hotel for final departure.