Kanchenjunga Trekking Nepal

Kanchenjunga Trekking

Kanchenjunga - "Is the third highest mountain in the world"

The Kanchenjunga Trek follows an incredible trekking route around Mt. Kanchenjunga, the third highest peak in the world (8586 m), and visits both the north and south base camps of this mountain. Kanchenjunga is located in the northeast part of Nepal and borders both Tibet and India. This lengthy trek travels deep into the remote mountain ranges surrounding Mt. Kanchenjunga, and passes through a variety of landscapes from fantastic lush, tropical forests with rhododendrons, orchids, pines, oaks and chestnuts, meadows with grazing yaks, to high alpine environments.The Kanchenjunga Trek has gained popularity in recent years amongthose interested in the natural resources and beauty of Nepal.

Kanchenjunga is also called Five Treasures of Snow after the five high peaks that make up the mountain. Fewer people go on this trek compared to many of the more popular treks in Nepal, and intrepid travellers are rewarded with an exclusive insight into Nepalese culture and lifestyle. The route itself starts on the north side of Kanchenjunga where the magnificent views of Nepal Peak, Cross Peak, Tent Peak and Kanchenjunga Base Camp soon become visible. Viewpointsare also located near the climbing base camps on the south and north sides of this massive mountain. Another attraction of this trek is the Nepalese culture. The trek returns from Pangpema to Ghunsa and then crosses the Mirgin La pass over the Kanchenjunga from the south side. Once over this pass we visit the elegant yak pastures of Ramche and Oktang where there are exciting views of the southwest face of Kanchenjunga. The climate varies on this trek from hot sweltering forests to cold icy glaciers.

Trip Itinerary of Kanchenjunga Trek

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, Nepal/ Transfer to hotel

Day 02: Free day in Kathmandu for trekking prepration / Overnight at Kathmandu

Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur / Stay at Hotel

Day 04: Fly to Bhadrapur to Suketar (1824m) or drive to Taplejung and trek to Phurbu 4/5 hour/ Stay at Tea-House 

Day 05: Trek Phurbu to Chirwa (1190m) / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 06: Trek Chirwa (1190m) to Sekathum (1640m) / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 07: Trek Sekathum (1640m) to Amjilessa (2490m) / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 08: Trek Amjilessa (2490m) to Gelpa (2730m) / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 09: Trek Gelpa (2730m) to Gunsa (3430m) / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 10: Acclimatization day at Gunsa (3430m) / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 11: Trek Gunsa (3430m) to Kambachen (4040m) / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 12: Trek Kambachen (4040m) to Lhonk (2790m) / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 13: Trek Lhonk (2790m) to (Pang pema ) Kanchenjunga Base Camp (5140m) / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 14: Trek Pang pema (5140m) to Lhonak (4790m) / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 15: Trek Lhonak (4790m) to Gunsa (3430m) / Stay at Tea-House

Day 16: Trek Gunsa (3430m) to Sinion Phedi / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 17: Trek Sinion la, Margin la & Selele pass camp at Tseram (3870m) / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 18: Trek Tseram (3870m) to oktang base camp back to Ramche (4620m) / Stay at Tea-House

Day 19: Trek Ramche (4620m) to Torontan (2990m) / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 20: Trek Torontan (2990m) to Sherpa Gau (1660m) / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 21: Trek Sherpa Gau (1660m) to Khebang (1610m) / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 22: Trek Khebang (1610m) to Khamdimbe  / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 23: Drive back to Birtamode from Khamdimbe / Stay at Tea-House 

Day 24: fly from Bhadrapur to Kathmandu and stay at Hotel

Day 25: Free day in Kathmandu for personal activities or join onward program or final departur

Cost Includes

  • Airport pick up and drop upon arrival and departure
  • One day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu
  • In trekking- B/F, Lunch and Dinner -3 meals per day and overnight accommodation at tented camp
  • Transportation- to/from trek starting & ending point
  • Necessary trekking permit, conservation and TIMS fee.
  • Trained trekking guide and porter, necessary insurance, and accommodation meals allowance and salary
  • 3- Nights hotel in Kathmandu and two night in Biratnagar on (BB Basis)
  • Domestic Air Fare (Kathmandu - Biratnagar - Kathmandu)
  • Comprehensive first aid box for the trekking.

Cost Excludes

  • Extra day hotel stay in Kathmandu and Biratnagar
  • Foods self lunch & dinner in Kathmandu and Biratnagar
  • Personal expenses-laundry, Telephone, alcoholic beverages, tips for guide & porter.
  • Personal travel insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
  • Extra cost for if in case trek effected by natural calamities
  • Personal trekking equipments for the trek.  

Fixed Departure Date

Month Departure date Trip Price Availability Book This Trip
2018, 2019 On request USD $ 3250 Conformed Book Now

Note: If the above departures dates are not matched for you may request own your suitable date!


  • 04 to 06 people in a group, there will be 10% discount in total cost.
  • 07 to 09 people in a group, there will be 15% discount in total cost.
  • 10 to 19 people in a group, there will be 15% discount in total cost and 1 group leader free of cost.
  • 20 & above people in a group, there will be special discount in total cost and + + member free of cost.
  • Winter Special Offer: If you travel in winter time (Dec / Jan / Feb), there will be 10% discount in total cost.
  • Summer Special Offer: If you travel in summer time (June / July / August), there will be 10% discount in total cost.
  • Early Booking Special Offer: If you Book a Trip before 6 months from the trip departure, there will be 10% discount in total cost.

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