All about Ski in Ramdung Go Peak
Designed as an exclusive package for adventure lovers, the Ramdung Peak ski expedition includes the perfect combination of trekking and skiing. This is among one of the most incredible trekking regions of Nepal, which lies in Dolakha District.
Rated as a moderate level trek, you will be trailing along the breathtaking Rowaling Mountain Range which includes the Gaurishankar Mountain, Phapchermo Mountain and a few other peaks which are above 7000 meters. The trail offers picturesque views all along, which includes walking over rocky terrain and you will also find yourself amidst forests, passing through waterfalls and crossing rivers like the Tama Kosi River and the Rolwaling River. Above all, you will also be stopping by to hang out by the Tshorolpa Lake which is the second highest glacier lake in Asia.
Later form Naa Village, you will leave the trekking route and climb Ramdung peak which is considered an easy mountain to climb.
Now we will descend down skiing from the top of the mountain.
This Trekking area is also known for its spectacular flora and fauna which includes yaks, wild goats, Lophophorus and if you're lucky you might even spot the red panda and will get to see the most of rhododendrons of different varieties. On the other hand, Rolwaling is also known for its rich culture and hospitality of the people who run community lodges for tourists visiting the area.
Pick up in the airport and transfer to the 4-star Hotel with Welcome Dinner.
Sightseeing of Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square and Monkey Temple. Preparation for Ski Expedition
We will move early in the morning to Jagat. Our path will be crossed with lush green hills, forests, fast rivers and occasional glimpses of Himalayas. Transfer to a local Hotel or lodge for overnight stay.
The trek to Simigaon runs through suspension bridges, thick jungles, and small tea shops. Overnight in Simigaon.
Today, we will be passing through a few Sherpa settlements and if we have the clear sunny day we will be blessed with an incredible view of Gaurishankar (7,134m) towering above the Rolwaling valley. Overnight in Dong-Kang.
With Gaurishankar (7134m) keeping us company, we will reach a flat terrain with terraced faming. Crossing this we will enter a beautiful Sherpa village called Beding situated right next to the river. Overnight in Beding.
On this day you will trek for Na village. Na village is a scattered village that has an abundance of tea houses & Lodging facilities. Explore Na village for rest of the day & relax. We also get to closely observe the lifestyle of the inhabitants during the exploration.
Acclimatizing is key for a successful trek. Today you will make a decent climb to bridge over Tsho Rolpa outflow. During the trail, you will pass through chhukyima where there are tea shops available. After that, you will trek towards the end of the valley & climb steep uphill to Tsho Rolpa lake. Enjoy the magnificent view of Tsho Rolpa lake & surrounding peaks.
Leaving Na, you will take a gradual ascend over the rocky glaciated trail. since its glaciated, you will use crampons & walk over the slippery & icy sections. On reaching Yalung glacier a steep ascent along the rocky glacier will lead us to Ramdung base camp. Here our guide will set up a camp & make a necessary check on your health conditions & climbing gears.
Today you will start early & aim for the summit. You will ski form Ramdung base camp to high camp during the day.
Following the guidance of our instructor, you will initially overcome technical sections & aim towards the summit of Ramdung peak. On reaching the top, you will be rewarded with stunning views of Everest, Gaurishankar, Melungtse, Yalang and other surrounding high peaks. After enjoying the view you will hit the board & descend down skiing form the summit down to the base camp.
After performing skiing activity form ramdung peak, you will retrace your steps back to Na village.
Waking up in the morning, we can begin to recall our experiences of the precious days. here are many rhododendron trees paving the way and many varieties of birds and animals can be seen thriving in their habitation. Overnight in Dong-Kang.
You will retrace your steps back to Simi Gaun.
Today, We will trek from Simi Gaun to Chet-Chet. We will drive to Kathmandu a 8 hrs drive. Overnight at Kathmandu
This is a great day to try out some local delicacies. Woolen clothes and pashmina are a great choice for travelers to shop. Later in the evening, You will have a farewell dinner to celebrate your trip success at your Hotel. Overnight at a 4-star hotel in Kathmandu.
Our staff will drop you at the airport around 3 hours prior to your scheduled flight, ending your journey.