Kanchenjunga is the third highest mountain in the world. The Kanchenjunga mountain range covers eastern part of Nepal and India. Kanchenjunga Trek route is opened for foreigners for trekking in only 1988. Actually Kanchenjunga base camp trekking is a remote and undeveloped area as compared to other trekking destinations of Nepal. However Kanchenjunga treks is a really paradise for the adventure lovers. Here trekkers get an opportunity of a great walking through terraced fields, forests of birch, bamboo and rhododendron. Himalayan bear, barking deer and the lesser panda are among the rich animal and bird life that fill most of part of Kanchenjunga trekking. The breathtaking views of Mt. Kanchenjunga, Makalu with beautiful glaciers offers further excitement to all trekkers along this trekking trail. Besides nature the trekkers also witness culture and lifestyle of Limbus and Rais in this trail. These are two dominant ethnic groups in eastern Nepal. During Kanchenjunga treks, one is bound to have an unforgettable experience of difference that cannot be found somewhere else in the world.
Kanchenjunga base camp trekking trekking is very remote part trekking, which provides an opportunity to see panoramic views of Himalayas from every direction. Kanchenjunga is translated along the lines of “Five Treasures of the snow”.
This recently opened Kanchenjunga region route offers chance to discover a totally unspoiled highlands wilderness to keen trekkers. It also offers the most beautiful and contrasting diversity of scenery, the flourishing farmland and wooded valleys, spectacular mountain scenery, including the close-up views of Kanchenjunga no doubt enchants to anyone. You also can have distant panoramic views of the mountains of the Khumbu Region.
BEST SEASON:MARCH-JUN, SEP-NOVEMBER
PROGRAM DURATION:32 days
REGION: EASTERN REGION OF NEPAL
Day 01: arrivable Kathmandu , transfer to hotel.
Day 02: preparation day for trekking. Kathmandu sight seeing.
Day 03: Kathmandu sight seeing.
Day 04: Fly from Kaathmandu to Birathagar/ drive to Basantpur (2200m)
Day 05: Trek to Chauki (2700m)
Day 06: Chauki – Gupha Pokhari (2930m)
Day 07: Gupha Pokhari- Nisum (2000m)
Day 08: Nisum- Dovan (921m)
Day 09: Dovan- Chirwa (1270m)
Day 10: Chirwa- Sekhathum (1660m)
Day 11: Sekhathum – Amjilassa (2510m)
Day 12: Amjilassa – Kyapra (2730m)
Day 13: Kyapra – Ghunsa (3595m)
Day 14: Amjilassa -Kyapra (2730m)
Day 15: Ghunsa – Khambachen (4040m)
Day 16: Khambachen – Lhonak (4785m)
Day 17: Day trip – Pangpema
Day 18: Pangpema – Khambachen
Day 19: Khambachen / Ghunsa
Day 20: Trek around Glacier (up to 5540m, if you want) – high camp
Day 21: High camp- Ramche
Day 22: Ramche – Tseram (3870m) back to Ramche
Day 23: Ramche – Amchekhola
Day 24: Amchekhola – Ponphe
Day 25: Ponphe / Kande Bhanjyang
Day 26: Kande Bhanjyang- Lal Kharka
Day 27: Lal Kharka – Taplejung
Day 28: Taplejung – Drive to Phidim bazaar
Day 29: Phidim – Drive to ilam, bazaar
Day 30: Drive to Biratnagar fly to Kathmandu.
Day 31: Freestay in Kathmandu.
Day 32 : Departure.