Kanchanjunga Trek

The name Kanchenjunga means the five treasures of the great snow, which is in reference to the five summits that make up Kanchenjunga. At 8,586m, Kanchenjunga is the world's 3rd highest mountain. It is located in the far north eastern corner of Nepal bordering Sikkim.
The trek to Kanchenjuga is considered as one of the most beautiful mountain massifs in the world. Therefore, particularly Kanchenjunga circuit trekking is gaining more popular among nature enthusiasts. It is a long adventure to the most remote and majestic views of Himalayas in Nepal’s eastern regions. The unique insight into Nepali rural lifestyle and its rich culture are the other highlights of the trek. The experience of the diverse climate of Nepal from steamy jungles to jumbled glaciers will make your trek even more exciting. Kanchenjunga Circuit Trekking offers it all.


Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m /4,264 ft)

Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu and preparation for trekking

Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Biratnagar (81 m/266 ft)

Day 04: Fly from Biratnagar to Suketar (2,420 m/7,938 ft) or Drive from Phidim (1,179 m/ (3,868 ft) to Suketar

Day 05: Suketar to Mitlung (921 m/3,021 ft) 4-5 hrs

Day 06:: Mitlung to Chirwa (1,270 m/4166 ft) 5-6 hrs

Day 07: Chirwa to Sukathum (1,576 m/5,169 ft) 5-6 hrs

Day 08: Sukathum to Amjilosa (2,308 m /7,570 ft) 6-7 hrs

Day 09: Amjilosa to Gyabla (2,730 m /8,954 ft) 6-7 hrs

Day 10: Gyabla to Ghunsa (3,595 m/11,792 ft) 5-6 hrs

Day 11: Acclimatisation day at Ghunsa

Day 12: Ghunsa to Kambachen (4,050 m/13,284 ft) 5-6 hrs

Day 13: Acclimatisation Day at Kambachen

Day 14: Kambachen to Lhonak (4,780 m/15,678 ft) 6-7 hrs

Day 15: Trek to Pangpema/Kanchenjunga North Base Camp (5,388 m/17,673 ft) 6-7 hrs

Day 16: Trek back to Kambachen (4,050 m/13,284 ft) 6-7 hrs

Day 17: Kambachen to Ghunsa (3,595 m/11,792 ft) 3-4 hrs

Day 18: Ghunsa to Sele Le (4,290 m/14,071 ft) 6-7 hrs

Day 19: Sele Le to Cheram (3,870 m/12,694 ft) 6-7 hrs

Day 20: Cheram to Ramche (4,580 m/15,022 ft) and return back to Cheram, 4-5 hrs

Day 21: Cheram to Tortong (2,995 m/9,824 ft) 5-6 hrs

Day 22: Tortong to Yamphudin (2,080 m/6,822 ft) 6-7 hrs

Day 23: Yamphudin to Yangpang (1,007 m/3,304 ft) 6-7 hrs

Day 24: Yangpang to Thorpu (1,500 m/4,290 ft) 5-6 hrs

Day 25: Thorpu to Birtamod (300 m/ 984 ft) 5-6 hrs

Day 26: Drive from Birtamod to Bhadrapur then Fly to Kathmandu

Day 27: Farewell !


Note: The itinerary can be customized according to your duration of holiday. Similarly hotel can be upgraded or downgraded depending on your requirement.experience Nepalese tradition and culture.

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