Kanchenjunga Trekking

Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek

Trip Days

24 days

Max Height

5,388 m



Starting Price

$ 2285

Kanchenjunga Trekking is additionally known as” The five-store of snow “. The third highest mountain within the world is Kanchenjunga (8586m).In this Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek, you may undergo wild, beautiful, and remote regions, in addition as takes you to the place where you’ll be able to hear the sound of birds, where you see the yaks carrying the masses. Kanchenjunga Trekking region is inhabited by a mixed community of Sherpa, Rai, Limbu, and Gurung which provides a chance for trekkers to grasp their culture and lifestyle. The most highlights of this trek are the Kanchenjunga conservation area which covers a neighborhood of 2035 square kilometers. The best time for Kanchenjunga Trekking in spring (March, April, and May) and autumn (September, October, November).

Kanchenjunga Trekking includes a rich diversity of wildlife including cat, Himalayan black bear, musk deer, red panda, and red-billed blue magpies. In Kanchenjunga Trekking, there are five peaks and also the local people believe that each of the five peaks may be a repository of various treasures; gold, silver, gems, grains, and sacred texts. During this Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek, we are able to observe mountains like Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Kanchenjunga, and plenty of others.

We began our 24 days in Kathmandu with visits to UNESCO World Heritage sites before heading to the foremost desirable Himalayan trek within the eastern region of Nepal “Kanchenjunga Trekking

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,345m) at the Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA)
Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, we offer you pick up facility from the airport and manage your stay at the most comfortable hotel in the city. You get to meet the team of trekkers and together we prepare for the trek.

Day 2: Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley
Today would be the most exhilarating day where you will be introduced to the most pious Hindu and Buddhist religious place that is listed in the UNESCO World Heritage sites and elucidates you to the entire mysticism over its existence Pashupatinath temple, Boudhanath stupa, Patan Durbar Square and Swayambhunath stupa. Overnight stay at Kathmandu.

Day 3: Kathmandu to Bhadrapur By flight and Drive to Taplejung
Today we will take a flight from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur. Bhadrapur airplane terminal is 621 km far from Kathmandu. It will take around 45 min to reach Bhadrapur from Kathmandu via a flight. The airport is also called Chandragadhi airport Bhadrapure is also a gateway to India from southeastern Nepal. Bhadrapur is where we will start our trek to the Kangchenjunga district/ region. We will drive approximately 8 to 9 hours from the flatland of Bhadrapur towards Taplejung by means of Mechi Highway. We will begin driving towards the green slopes of Illam. Illam is also called slopes with a clam atmosphere, rich terraces. The tea development and the low green slopes make an excellent picturesque view. Overnight stay at Taplejung.

Day 4: Taplejung To Mitlung
After Breakfast, we will begin our trek. toward the Mitlung. At the beginning of our walk, we trek down to the village of Asahangpti and then follow the Tamor Khola upstream through the bird-filled forest until Mitlung. Mitlung is the small Chhetri Village. Our night Mitlung

Day 5: Mitung to Chirwa (1270m)
We start with the trail going downhill. The walk will take to the village of Sinwa. We continue our further downhill, where after the short descend we reach Tawa. From here the trail takes uphill turn and brings us across the suspension bridge. Upon crossing the bridge the trail passes through the beautiful landscape. We then finally reach the village of Chirwa.

Day 6: Chirwa to Sekathum(1660m)
We trek starts with walkthrough vast cultivation area with enchanting landscape and beautiful views around. The trail also passes through the forest area. We enjoy the beauty around and continue our walk ahead. Further, we walk down to the vast cultivation area and continue walking alongside the Tamor River. We pass Gunsa village on the way before finally reaching Sukathum.

Day 7: Sekathum to Amjilosa(2500m)
We leave Sukathum and continue our trek. We cross the suspension bridge and follow the trail through the dense forest. We again come across the river and after crossing it walk for some time and then reach Solima. The trail further takes downhill turn towards the riverside and then finally reach Amjilosa.

Day 8: Amjilosa to Ghyabala(2730m)
The trek today starts with the walk alongside the river bank. The trail then passes through the forest area. The walk ahead will take us to a bride and passing it we will have to climb uphill for some time. Further, we will enjoy the view of a beautiful waterfall on the way. We again climb uphill for some time until finally reaching the village of Gyabla

Day 9: Ghyabala to Ghunsa (3590m)
We leave Gyabla and head ahead by taking the downhill trail. The walk will take us to the riverside. From there further walking ahead, we will reach Phale in a short while. It is the Tibetan refugee settlement area. People here make handicrafts and sell it to the tourists passing by. We might as well buy some souvenirs. We then continue our trek by walking through the forest area and finally reach Ghunsa village.

Day 10: Acclimatization Day
Today we will give the day for acclimatization purposes. It is necessary that we adjust our body to the changing altitude and environmental conditions to prevent any possible altitude sickness. In order to aid to acclimatization process, some form of activity is required. So we will walk around the village area and also visit the famous monastery there. We will then get back to Ghunsa and take rest.

Day 11: Ghunsa to Khambachen (4100m)
We leave Ghunsa early and start our trek by walking alongside the river bank. The walk is accompanied by the beautiful view of mountainous beauty. We will then walk through the grassland and again through the forest area. We will cross the bridge on the way and the walk continues ahead. We enjoy the great view of the waterfall on the way. Further, the trail will take us through some rugged terrain. We can have a nice view of beautiful peaks during the walk. Finally, we reach Kambachen.

Day 12: Khambachen to Lhonak (4785m)
We leave Kambechan and continue with our trek early. Today the trail gets tougher and more rugged. After the walk through the rough hilly area, we will descend towards the riverside. We pass through a waterfall on the way. The walk ahead will take us to the Ramtang monastery. The walk ahead can be difficult as we will have to pass through the landslide area. Then we will walk down towards the riverside and continue walking until we reach Lhonak

Day 13: Lhonak to Pangpema (5343m), North KBC and back to Lhonak
From Lhonak we continue our trek ahead. Today we will be walking through Kanchenjunga glacier. The trail can get slippery and difficult to walk. We need to be extra careful when walking through this area as it is also the landslide area. After a short walk ahead we reach the flat land at Pangpema where there is Kanchenjunga North Base Camp. The surrounding area is quite beautiful to look at and the view of giant mountains like Kanchenjunga, Jannu and Chhang Himal at the backdrop looks splendid.

Day 14: Lhonak to Return to Ghunsa (3590m)
From Lhonak we continue our trek ahead. Today we will be walking through Kanchenjunga glacier. The trail can get slippery and difficult to walk. We need to be extra careful when walking through this area as it is also the landslide area. After a short walk ahead we reach the flat land at Pangpema where there is Kanchenjunga North Base Camp. The surrounding area is quite beautiful to look at and the view of giant mountains like Kanchenjunga, Jannu and Chhang Himal at the backdrop looks splendid.

Day 15: Ghunsa to Sele Le (4290m)
From Ghunsa we will be climbing uphill through the dense forest area. The trail might get tough around this area. This region also has fewer facilities due to rising altitude. We continue walking until we finally reach Sele Le.

Day 16: Sele la to Cheram (3880m)
Leaving Sele Le we continue our trek by taking the uphill trail. The great view of Mount Jannu and Mount Makalu can be enjoyed during the walk, The trail further can get rough and tough as will have to pass through few passes. After crossing the passes, we walk down to Cheram and spend our night there

Day 17: Cheram to Ramche (4580m) and back to Cheram
We leave Cheram and walk uphill through Yalung glacier. From there the trail runs through the riverside. Further ahead, we will pass through Lapsang village before reaching the Ramche village. We walk further ahead to enjoy the outstanding view of Mount Kanchanjunga and Mount Jannu. We might as well visit the monastery there. We will spend some time exploring around and then return back to Cheram for our night’s stay.

Day 18: Cheram to Tortong (2995m).
We leave Cheram and continue our trek further. After a while, we reach the junction point where the trail separates. Leaving the trail to Sele Le, we catch the trail that will take us to Tortoni. The trail ahead will pass through the riverbank of the Shimbula river. We pass through forest area and finally reach Tortoni

Day 19: Tortong to Yamphudin (2100m)
From Tortong we head ahead through the trekking route. The trail will pass through the forest and landslide area and come across Lasiya Bhanjyang. From there we will take a downhill walk that will take us to Yamphudin. The village has huge Mongolian population with Sherpa, Limbu and Rai tribe residing in the majority. We will spend the night in a lodge at Yamphudin.

Day 20: Yamphudin to Khebang (1915m)
We start the trek by walking downhill through village area. We can see great view of farmland by the side of village area. We observe the village life and continue our walk. We will finally come to a stop at Thorpu

Day 21: Khebang to Tharpu (1,420m)
Today we will drop 1000 meters in 6 kilometers. The maximum altitude is 1910 meters On this trek we will walk through the beautiful landscapes on Khebang. we will walk into the different villages of different ethnicity and see their varying lifestyle and cultures. Overnight at Tharpu.

Day 22: Tharpu to Bhadrapur
Today we will climb around 1200 meters to the Tharpu. On this trek, we will reach the Tharpu village. Tharpu is a wonderful and beautiful village. we can enjoy the culture and lifestyle of the Tharpu people. Overnight at Bhadrapure.

Day 23: Bhadrapur to Kathmandu
Today we fly early morning from Biratnagar to Kathmandu. we will head directly to the Hotel for refreshment. evening time there will be a farewell dinner (Nepali Food) to celebrate the successful completion of our journey.

Day 24: Final Depature
Your wonderful adventure in Nepal comes to an end today. We wish you all the best. Once again our representatives will drive you back to Tribhuvan International Airport just in time for your next flight back home. We hope you had a lovely time with us.

What's included ?

Pick up and drop off from and to International airport.

3 night hotel in Kathmandu (first two nights and last one night)

Kanchenjunga National park permit

Kanchenjunga Special Permit

TIMS Card (Trekkers Information Management System)

One porter for each two people

Accommodation in tea houses twin sharing (private room/ Shared bathroom)

3 Meals a day – breakfast, lunch, Dinner during the trek (Anything from the munu)

Flight ticket (Kathmandu-Biratnagar -kathmanmdu)

All land transportation

Sightseeing tour car A/C, driver.

Farewell dinner at Nepalese cultural restaurant after the trek in Kathmandu.

All taxes and Company service charges

What's excluded ?

Nepal Visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport size photographs)

International airfare to and from Kathmandu

Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu

Monument sites entrance fees while sightseeing in Kathmandu

Excess baggage charges

Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, and earlier return from the mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary

Travel and rescue insurance

Personal expenses (phone calls, internet / Wi-Fi, laundry, bar bills – tea/coffee, hot chocolate, juice, beer, battery recharge, extra porters, bottled or boiled water, shower etc.)

Tips for guides and porters (Tipping are expected, but not compulsory).


  • 1 Meals and drinking in Trek
  • The meals are included in our package which is taken in lodges. We will get breakfast and dinner at the lodge where we stay overnights. Our guide will choose and stop for lunch on the available place for every day on a trek. We will request you to bring water and use medicine and drink freely or therefore you can also have options of buying purification water bottled or boiled water in every place as well

  • 2 Medicines and first kits
  • Proper medicines and first aid kits are very essential for trekking. You might get physically hurt at high altitudes is easy due to the terrain and change in atmosphere. Unsuspecting trekker must always be prepared for any adversities that they could face even while walking through easiest trek some of the most essential items anyone must have in their first aid kit are below

    Pain relief spray, ointment
    Safety pins
    Crepe bandage for sprain
    And my other that are necessary which are hard to found in a rural area.

  • 3 Trekking Seasons in Nepal
  • The trekking season in Nepal is generally known best as two seasons after falls and after the winter. Ever best season of trekking in Himalayan consider in the mid of September to mid of December. Each season has its distinct attraction to offers Nepal. Trekking season is classified as below

    Autumn ( Sept- Nov)
    Winter ( Dec-Feb)
    Spring ( March-may)
    Summer ( Jun- Aug)
    Autumn (Sept-Nov)

    This season is also considered as the best trekking season for trekking in Nepal. Sep, Oct, and Nov are the fall in this trekking season in Nepal. This season offers excellent weather and tantalizing mountain views.

    Winter (Dec- Feb)

    This season is clear in Nepal. Dec, Jan, and Feb Months are a cold day in Mountain during this season Nepal is usually snowfall in the higher elevations with risks winds and colder temperatures. It will be ideal for trekking in the lower elevation.

    Spring (March-May)

    During this season different varieties of wildflowers, especially the rhododendrons make the hillside which makes higher altitude trekking more comfortable and interesting. April and May’s months are fall-in this trekking.

    Summer ( June- August)

    June, July, and August months are the main rainy season. It also involves monsoon with heavy rainfall which makes trekking conditions unfavorable. During this season, it is times are blessed for the keen botanist as the higher valley and meadows blossom with flower and lush vegetation. Desert park of Nepal like mustang Nar-Phu valley and Dolpo region are the best season to do trekking which is summer trekking a great alternative behind the Himalayan rains shadow area.

  • 4 Travel insurances
  • One of the most popular destinations in the world for the adventure trekking, Climbing and expedition is in Nepal, so most of that area is located in remote part in the Himalayan

    Travel insurances in Nepal is definitely an Important consideration:-It plays the vital role that you need to have travel insurance while doing traveling to Nepal and doing trekking, Climbing, and Expedition or any other adventure in Nepal. There are many types of travel insurance policies and which they all come with an incredible amount of fine print so, we request you need to very clear that what is covered and what is not covered on the travel insurance policy that you are going to buy in case if you need more information about travel insurances, please feel free to contact us.

  • 5 Physical fitness
  • Physical fitness is an important part of any outdoor activity. It is probably less of an issue at the start than you might think. Trek is about taking your time settling your own pace and enjoying the experience to its fullest basically they are three components of in Nepal trek preparation:- Aerobic, strength, and mental. Aerobic conditioning is important primarily because you will trek in thinner air, up to 40 percent less than at sea label how as with good aerobic conditioning you will be able to better metabolize whatever oxygen is available to you.

    Before your arrival in Nepal, you should plan on doing at least one hour of aerobic 3/4 times per week for 1 month. Jogging, hiking, cycling and walking on alley floor to ridgeline ascents with day back are some of the excellent forms of exercise so long as your strengthening ley muscles and building stamina. speed is not the essence confidence stamina and continuity are.

  • 6 personal belongings
  • We are not answerable for any damage or loss of any luggage or property belonging to you even when shouldered by porters, ponies airport or vehicles. That means your personal possessions luggage is at your risk at the times.

  • 7 how to book your tour/ how to book with us
  • We request you, before booking any tour with us, please read all the terms and conditions slowly read all the terms and conditions slowly and thoroughly. You might also call us with any questions prior to making any payments. Begin by filling out a booking form and pay the non-refundable deposit. Please fill out the form completely so as not to disrupt the expediency of the process The most important thing to understand that all aspects of the chosen trip, from what’s included and excluded and also to the level of service or even what trip may be right for your level of experience and fitness. Take as much as the time to get all questions answered so that when booking the trip/it is without trepidation.

  • 8 Acute Mountain Sickness
  • Acute mountain sickness is common at high altitudes and depends on the elevation, the rate of ascent and individual susceptibility. The symptoms tend to be worse at night and include headache, loss of appetite and lethargy, nausea, bread hopelessness, and irritability. An altitude over 3000 meters (9843 Feet) is usually defined as high altitude. Treks are designed to properly acclimatize you to change in high altitude climate and sufficient precautionary measures too are taken to take almost caution. We will also equip our staff with cell phones and satellite phones in the occurrence of any emergency cases. We are always greatly driven to keep the safety and security of our clients as our foremost concern.

  • 9 Flight delays Internal
  • The major reason for the flight delays and the cancellation is due to the climate conditions and the horal geographical setting of Nepal. The heavy rainfall the fog and unusual al winds cloud results in flight delays or sometimes cancellation airport lucks the instrument landing system for the domestic flights in case of any cancellations or flight delays do occur (highly chances of flight delays from around Kathmandu to Lukla, Everest Reagan) we will also provide service to arrange a helicopter to help you to be on your schedule on the premises of civil aviation rule of Nepal which can state that helicopters can fly if the visibility is 1500m. Therefore the cost ranges from used 350 to 650 according to the number of passengers.

  • 10 Arrival Instructions
  • Outside the arrivals hall there will be a large group of people, Agents and individuals from many companies please don’t be a hassle by their people. We request you to stop and look carefully for your name Our Aarohi Holiday representative will holding your name and encored you to the car and take you to your hotel in Kathmandu. You will also see Men/taxi drivers offering you to carry luggage at the Airport. So just ignore them and walk out the door with our airport representative and follow these instructions you also have to take care and keep an eye on your luggage and belonging to avoid any Complicacies.

  • 11 Visa Entry procedures
  • For entry into Nepal, the visitors except the Indian nationals must hold a passport and valid visa. Visa entry procedure in Nepal can be obtained at the Nepalese embassies or consulates abroad Nepal visa is an important issued at the entry points like Kathmandu international airport upon arrival. We must not pay any visa fee for under 10 years of children. If you’re willing to get Nepal visa required filling form truth passport, Photograph.

    Visa on Arrival Tourist Visa

    Visa Facility Duration Fee

    Single entry 15 days us $ 25

    Single entry 30 days us $ 40

    Multiple entry 90 days us $ 100

    Please, we request you to have a passport valid for at least 6 months from the time of entry and also have cash ready in us dolor for more information to the most up to date list of exceptions for visa on arrival or to obtain the most current visa, Visit the Nepal Department of Immigration Website.

  • 12 Trekking Day
  • We will have to walk around 6 to 8 hours per day/ 10 to 12 km per day more or less. We will have our breakfast at the tea house and begin our trekking as in the middle of long trekking we will have our lunch at the tea house and after some time we will start the trekking again. However, will end our night will dinner at tea house take rest to have some fun and remaining trek we will start it again tomorrow after breakfast.

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