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Ramdun Peak

Ramdung (5,925 m) is situated in the remote upper Rolwaling Valley due south of the village of Na. It is often climbed in combination with Pharchamo (6,187 m) and a crossing into the khumbu via the infamous Tashi Lapcha pass (5,760 m).

The trek into Rolwaling adds to the attraction of these peaks. It is much less frequently visited than the khumbu region and is a secretive valley which  twists and turns, with views restricted by steep forested cliffs, until the valley opens up to superb Himalayan mountain scenery.

The straightforward normal route up to the North East Face of the icy dome of Ramdung is long and usually requires two camps for proper acclimatization.

Basecamp is positions below the Yalung La (5,310m), and nearby Yalung Peak (5,650 m) is a ideal acclimatization climb. A spectacular high camp is normally located on the glacier below the summit ridge.

The mountain offers a panoramic view of the mountain ranges from Langtang to Everest and a splendid view of the mighty triple topped peak Gauri Shankar and Menlungtse.


Day 01  Arrival at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel

Day 02  Kathmandu: Preparation

Day 03  Kathmandu – Gongur khola (Driving by bus)

Day 04  Gongur Khola – SimiGau (Trekking)

Day 05  SimiGau – Donkang (Trekking)

Day 06  Donkang – Beding (Trekking)

Day 07  Beding – Na valley (Trekking)

Day 08  Na valley: rest / hiking to Tsoralpa

Day 09  Na valley – Yalung (Trekking)

Day 10  Yalung – Ramdun BC (Trekking)

Day 11  Rest/Preparation of Climbing

Day 12  BC –High Camp (Climbing)

Day 13  High Camp – Summit – High Camp (Climbing)

Day 14  High Camp – BC (Climbing down)

Day 15  BC – Beding (Trekking)

Day 16   Beding – Donkang (Trekking)

Day 17   Donkang – Simi Gau (Trekking)

Day 18   Simi Gau – Chhochet (Trekking) – Kathmandu (Driving)

Day 19   Free day

Day 20   Final Departure

 

 

 

 

- Airport pick and drop

- Kathmandu hotel : 4 nights with breakfast.

- One day sightseeing around Kathmandu 

- Ramdung Climbing permit, GCAP entrance fee and TIMS card 

- Transportation : Kathmandu-Gongur Khola – Kathmandu by bus.

- Trekking food:- Breakfast, lunch and dinner and enough tea / coffee

- Guide, climbing Sherpas, Cook, Kitchen boy and porters in Trekking 

- Trekking equipment: tents, dinning tent, kitchen tent, toilet tent, shower tent and cooking sets.

- Medical oxygen if use oxygen then cost US$ 450 / bottle

- Wel come dinner


- Kathmandu meals (lunch and dinner)

- Personal nature expenses and beverage items.

- Extra night hotel in kathmandu

- Ramdun Summit bonus to climbing guide and Sherpa minimum $ 100/sherpa

- Tips to staffs and porters

    * For guide US$ 5 per day

    * For Sherpa US$ 3 per day 

    * For Cook   US$ 5 per day 

    * For Kitchen boy US$ 3 per day 

    * For porters US$ 2 per day 

 

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