Trip Duration
19 Days
Start/End Point
Kathmandu/Kathmandu
Maximum Altitude
5160m
Trip Difficulty
Moderate to Hard
Activity
Trekking
Best Season
Oct -Dec & March-May
Trip Duration

19 Days

Overview of Kanchenjunga Trek

Initially, the Kanchenjunga trek offers you to observe the local sherpa culture along with the beauty of the Himalayas. Kanchenjunga base camp can be done by lodge or tent accommodation. As it lies inside the Kanchenjunga Conservation area you need to get an entry permit which will be provided by the company. The trek lasts for 19 days but can be made flexible according to the needs and desires of our clients and visitors.

In addition,Trekking in the Kanchenjunga conservation area offers you the chance to observe local and traditional farming in Nepal. Mainly cardamom and apple farming can be seen in the area. On the way, you will be able to walk through the bird-filled jungles and rhododendron forest. Not only the Himalayas the scenic beauty of the trail to Kanchenjunga base camp is also mind-blowing. The fast-flowing, cold water river, ponds, and waterfalls can be seen abundantly during the trek. You will also be able to see subtropical vegetation and alpine vegetation of the Himalayan region of the lower Himalayas and the upper Himalayas respectively. The oak and rhododendron forest made the trek more lively and enjoyable.

Kanchenjunga Trek Itinerary

Includes/Excludes

What's Included

  • All ground and air transportation throughout the trek.
  • Best available accommodation and full board meals throughout the trek.
  • One highly experienced, helpful and friendly guide, porters (1 porter for 2 people) and their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and accidental insurance for all staff
  • TIMS Fee- Trekkers’ Information Management System (Please bring 2 passport size photos for permit)
  • All national park and conservation areas permit fee.
  • Government taxes & office service charge

What's Excluded

  • Meals not quantified in the ‘Meal Inclusions’ in the itinerary’
  • Travel insurance
  • International airfare
  • Nepal entry visa charge.
  • All beverage and others personal expenses.
  • Snacks and other personal expenses
  •  Hot shower during the trek

Route Map

Kanchenjunga Trek Map

Kanchenjunga Trek - Essential Information

Furthermore, The national bird of Nepal, Lophophorus can also be found in the area. The Kanchenjunga  conservation region is also home to certain animals like the red panda, snow leopard,clouded leopard and some species of Himalayan bear. Ghunse Khola, Aimbuwa Khola,Tamewa Khola, Ghunse Khola and their suspension bridges adds more beauty in this amazing trek along with cardamom farming and natural beehives. The  sherpa village of Amjilosa also provide you the view of a small valley which is a special scene of natural beauty.Due to the scattered habitat and rough  terrain of the area, it is counted as a challenging experience among the great Himalayan trails.

 

Trek to Kanchenjunga base camp trekking starts from the day after you arrive in Kathmandu. Firstly, we will fly to Biratnagar then again to Suketar. Suketar is our trekking beginning point. After We Initialize our trek we will pass through the, Chirwa, Amjilosa, Gyabla, Ghunsa and take acclimatisation day in Ghunsa. It will take 2 more days to reach kanchenjunga base camp. After exploration and rest we will descend to Suketar through the villages and forest of Khambechan, Phale, Chiruwa, Likhim. Kanchenjunga trek ends at suketar.

Life Himalaya Trekking has been performing Kanchenjunga trek for a very long time. Kanchenjunga trek considered as one of the off beaten trails in the himalayas of Nepal. . Our company with the help of our local,experienced and skilled guides  and porters can make the trek exciting and praise-worthy. Our team will do whatever we can to make your trek the best.

Required Equipments for the Trip

Different types of equipments are required to fully enjoy your trip in Nepal. The required equipment may depend on the trip type, weather conditions, season and the maximum altitude of the trip.

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