Kanchenjunga Trekking

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 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.

The abundant wildlife and the local culture of that region lure travelers for this trek. The Kanchenjunga region is the home of the Limbus. But the northern part is inhabited by the Sherpa whereas the southern lower part is full of the ethnic groups such as Rai, Magar, Tamang, Brahman and Chhetri too. Trekking in Kanchenjunga take you to the inner beauty of Nepal where the magnificent views of Everest, Makalu and the Kanchenjunga massif awaits with the untouched culture and traditions which make this trip memorable.

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1'365m. 4'478 ft.)
Day 02: Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing
Day 03: We fly from Kathmandu - Biratnagar
Day 04: Fly from Biratnagar - Sukhetar to Lali kharka
Day 05: Lali Kharka - Keswa at (2'100m. 6'889ft.) about 7 hours Trek
Day 06: Keswa - Mamanke at (2'000m. 7'217ft.) 7 hours Trek
Day 07: Mamanke - Yamphudin at (1'650m. 5'413ft.) about 7 hours Trek
Day 08: Yamphudin - Lamite Jungle camp at (2'920m. 9'580ft.) about 7 hours Trek
Day 09: Lamite Jungle camp - Torontan at (3'080m. 10'104ft.) about 7 hours Trek
Day 10: - Torontan - Tseram at (3'750m. 12'303ft.) about 7 hours Trek
Day 11: Tseram - Ramche at (4'360m. 14'304ft.) about 7 hours Trek
Day 12: Exploration
Day 13: Ramche - Mirgin Lha at (4'663m. 15'298ft.) about 7 hours Trek
Day 14: Mirgin Lha - Ghunsa at(3'475m. 11'400ft.) about 6 hours trek
Day 15: Ghunsa - Khambachen at (4'040m. 13'254ft.) about 7 hours Trek
Day 16: Khambachen - Lhonak at (4'790m. 15'715ft.) about 7 hours Trek
Day 17: Lhonak - Pang Pema at (5'140m. 16'863ft.) about 8 hours Trek
Day 18: Rest day in Pang Pema
Day 19: and 20: Retreat trek - Ghunsa at (3'475m. 11'400ft.) about 7 hours Trek
Day 21: Ghunsa - Kyapra at (2'300m. 7'545ft.) 7 hours Trek
Day 22: Kyapra - Sakathum at (1'600m. 5'249ft.) about 7 hours Trek
Day 23: Sakathum - Chirwa at (1'180m. 3'871ft.) about 7 hours Trek
Day 24: Chirwa - Phurumba at ( 1'769m. 5'803ft.) about 7 hors Trek
Day 25: Phurumba - Taplejung - Suketar at(2'300m. 7'545ft.) about 6 hours Trek
Day 26: Flight to Kathmandu via Biratnagar
Day 27: Transfer to International airport for final departure