Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek


Kanchenjunga(8,586m) is the 3rd highest mountain in the world and located in the eastern part of Nepal on the border with Indian state of Sikkim. This is a really adventurous trek which takes trekkers to many of farms and rural villages still untouched by modern civilization, and into magnificent forests of rhododendron, oaks and pines and over scenic high passes that straddle the border with Sikkim.
Kanchenjunga region is also home of to an unusually large concentration of Nepal's birds and wildlife. The mountain is held sacred and early expeditions were not allowed to climb as far as the summit. As the trek is designed for camping arrangement, everything is handled by our team of porters, sherpas and cooks who carry the equipment, assemble and dissemble the camp and have hot meals waiting for you at every food break. An appropriate time to carry out the trek in an Extensive Kanchenjunga is spring and autumn.

Trekking Destination: Kanchenjunga
Trekking Group Size: Min-2, Max 25
Highest Altitude on Trek: 5,180m
Grade: Moderate to Challenging
Transportation: Private Vehicle, Domestic flight
Type of Tour: Trekking
Trekking Hour: Approximately 5-6 hours per day
Total Days: 24 Days

Outline Itinerary
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 01: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
Day 02: Flight to Suketar (Taplejung), Trek to Jogidanda (2,059m)
Day 03: Trek to Chirwa (1,800m)
Day 04: Trek to Sakathum (1,660m)
Day 05: Trek to Amjilosa (2,510m)
Day 06: Trek to Kyapar (2,730m)
Day 07: Trek to Ghunsa (3,695m)
Day 08: Trek to Khambachen (4,099m)
Day 09: Rest Day
Day 10: Trek to Lhonak (4,785m)
Day 11: Trek to Pangpema (5,143m)
Day 12: Explore
Day 13: Trek to Khanbachen (4,040m)
Day 14: Trek to Lumba Samba (4,206m)
Day 15: Trek to Lumba Samba (4,206m)
Day 16: Trek to Ramche (4,580m)
Day 18: Trek to Tortong (2,995m)
Day 19: Trek to Yamphudin (2,080m)
Day 20: Trek to Anpan (2,040m)
Day 21: Trek to Tembewa Height (2,000m)
Day 22: Trek to Taplejung (1,780m) or Surkhet (2,300m)
Day 23: Flight to Kathmandu (1,300m)
Day 24: Free day
Day 25: Departure

  • Services Includes
  • Service Excluded
Services included :
- Flight/Land transportations
- Food, lodging and other expenses of trekking crew
- Lodge accommodation on twin or triple sharing basis while on trek
- Food (3 meals a day )
- English speaking guide/porter
- Kanchenjunga Conservation area permit
- Trekking permit
Service Excluded
- Accommodation in Kathmandu
- Personal equipment and clothing
- Insurance
- Cold drinks, alcoholic beverages and desserts
- Personal expenses
- Tips to the crew

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