Kanchenjunga base camp Trekking

28 Days
  • Trip Code: Kanchenjunga Base camp trekking
  • Trip Type: Trekking
  • Max. Altitude: 5932m
  • Travel Mode: Coaches/Air

Kanchanjunga is the third highest mountain in the world at 8598 mtrs translated means crystal clear . The majority of trekking in this region  around the Arun river whose origins date back to the prehistoric period.

Kanchenjunga  Base camp trekking is a relatively strenuous and remote region which is rich in natural beauty. It is habitat to numerous wild animals with birds and exotic plants in abundance. The region contains three peaks above 8000m and eleven peaks above 7000m. It is also a region of glaciers which add to the overall experience. Sherpas inhabit the northern part of the Kanchenjunga region Rai, Limbu, Magar, Tamang, Brahman and Chhetri dominate the south of Kanchenjunga trek. This trek is in a rarely visited and very remote area of Nepal. This trek takes you through pleasant villages and beautiful farmland for more than a week before reaching the high country at Gunsa. After Gunsa it takes another four days before reaching the north side base camp Pang Pema (5100 m) with fantastic views of Makalu, Chamlang, Everest, Jannu and  Kanchenjunga massif along the way. The area has an abundance of wildlife including musk deer and blue sheep. This is one of the most beautiful treks in the world.

Trip Code Kanchenjunga Base camp trekking
Trip Duration 28 Days
Trip Type Trekking
Trip Grade Strenuous
Min Group Size 2
Max Altitude 5932m
Trip Start Kathmandu
Trip End Kathmandu
Best Season Spring / Autumn
Transportaion Coaches/Air
Meals All meals during the trekking, rest of part bed and breakfast
Acommodation Lodges/Tented camp duing the trekking. Rest of the parts in Hotels.

Arrival in Kathmandu & Transfer to Hotel. After refreshment briefing for trekking.

Full day Kathmandu Sightseeing including Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath Stupa & Patan Durbar Square.

Hile is a quaint “frontier” town with a main street of the busy shops. The town is mixed with Chhitri,Magar , Tamang, Limbu , Rai, & some Bhotia.

Shidua (2237 m) via Jora Bhatti village. When the weather is clear, distant snow- capped peaks are visible.

You will see panoramic views of Mt. Makalu ..(8356 m), Mt. Chamlang (7207 m) can be seen and ends at Door Pani.

The famous rhododendron , bamboo , past small ponds & scattered houses to the village of Gupta Pokhari where there are small stone houses, Tibetan prayer flags along with ( Rai Limbu ) tribal culture.

Cross the pass at 2980 m, then walk to Nesum (1591 m) via Gurja Gaun overnight.

The Yalung Glacier on the southside of Kanchanjungha can be seen from this trek.

Good views of the valley & several open yak grazing pastures exist here & clear side-streams provide good water supply.

Kyapra village to Ghunsa village 3480 m

View of Mt.Jannu (7594 m) or The Mystery Peak or The terror. Walk to Khambachen..4069. m for camping.

A rest day is taken here to enable time to relax.

From this walk can be seen Kanchanjungha Glacier and crosses the lateral moraine then to the junction of Lhonak Glacier and the valley. After crossing the junction the trek ends at Lhonak (7409 m) camping

Day trip to Pangpema, observe the glaciers and mountain views.

Lhonak- Ghunsa Village: 4700. m , Same way back.

You have two alternative Lapang- La pass( 5932 m ) or Miring- La pass ( 4805 m ). If you follow the Lapang- La pass you will reach Ramche and if you follow the Miring- La pass you will reach Tserang.

Trek back viewing Yalung Glacier and the south face of Kanchanjungha, and walk to Tser.

Walk to Torontan (2943 m) through rhododendron forest and rest at Ramite Bhanjyang.

Walk Steeply to Omja Khola and walk the Dub Bhanjyang pass (2357 m) and descend to Yamphudin.

Walk to Kabell Khola then ascend to Mamanka, a Limbu village & walk to Ponphe overnight camping .

Drive to Biratnagar than flight to Kathmandu

Transfer to Aiport for your next destination.

Service Includes/Excludes

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Trip Cost Includes:

  • Arrival & Departure transfers from Airport .
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu on a twin sharing or single basis with Breakfast .
  • Full board meals while on during trek.
  • Accommodation & all meals will be tea House in Trekking ( local guest house ).
  • Private transportation or public transportation or by Air.
  • Professional local trekking group leader well-trained in Wilderness First Aid
  • First Aid Kit.
  • Trekking guides and other support staff like porters, Sherpa.
  • 1 Porter carry 2 backpacks ( personal Baggages ). Not allowed to carry a suitcase, backpack about 15 kg per bag x 2 = 30 kg maximum.
  • Trekking Permit, conservation entry fees and TIMS cards. / all monument entry fee.
  • Boiled drinking water during the Trekking one bottle a day.

Trip Cost Excludes:

  • Nepal entry Visa fees from International Airport.
  • International Airfare and Airport Tax
  • Your Travel Insurance
  • Drinks and Soft drinks
  • Alcoholic / laundry service bottle drinks
  • Tips is important for Guide – Helpers – and Porters

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