Kanchanjunga Trekking
21   US$ 2580

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Kanchenjunga trekking is getting more popular these days among nature addicts as it offers long adventure to remote and beautiful area of Himalayas in Nepal’s eastern regions. Trekking in Kanchenjunga offers trekkers the chance to explore the wilderness along with wonderful and amazing variety of scenery. Lush farmland and wooded valleys offer breathtaking mountain scenery, which includes near insight of Kanchenjunga and also beautiful panoramic Mountain View of the Khumbu Region. Since, the trekking is less crowded you can trek freely and get rewarded with a unique insight into the Nepali rural lifestyle and its rich tradition and culture.

Kanchenjunga trekking trail starts right after landing on Taplejung and goes through the tropical lowlands through great rhododendron forests and lovely villages of east Nepal up to the overwhelming views of the glacier. Kanchenjunga trekking trail starts from an elevation of 1200 meters to 5180 meters above sea level. A trek to the south and north faces of Kanchenjunga offers fantastic mountain views, including Mount Everest, the highest mountain of the world. Kanchenjunga Trekking offers an adventurous trip that will stay in mind forever. Kanchenjunga Trekking covers the most remote and beautiful areas in Nepal that are unused to foreign visitors and still lies shrouded in mystery. The features of the walk includes visiting pleasant villages with different ethnic groups in the high regions together in combination with glorious mountains and abundant wildlife.


Day to day itianray
 
  • Day 1: Flight to Bhadrapur
  • Day 2: Drive to Taplejung (1,820 m)
  • Day 3: Trek to Chirwa (1,270 m)
  • Day 4: Trek to Amjilosa (2,520 m)
  • Day 5: Trek to Gyabla (2,730 m)
  • Day 6: Trek to Ghunsa (3,595 m)
  • Day 7: Acclimatization day at Ghunsa
  • Day 8: Trek to Kambachen (4,050 m)
  • Day 9: Trek to Lhonak (4,780 m)
  • Day 10: Hike to Pangpema (5,065 m)
  • Day 11: Exploring Pangpema area
  • Day 12: Trek back to Ghunsa
  • Day 13: Trek to Sele le (4,290 m)
  • Day 14: Trek to Sinion La - Mirgin La - Sinelapcha La - Tseram
  • Day 15: Hike to Oktang Base Camp
  • Day 16: Trek to Torangden (2,995 m)
  • Day 17: Trek to Yamphudin (2,080 m)
  • Day 18: Trek down to Khebang (1,910 m)
  • Day 19: Trek to Khandembe (1,420 m)
  • Day 20: Drive to Bhadrapur
  • Day 21: Fly back to Kathmandu
 
WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • All ground and air transport including Airport pick-up and drop services as per the itineary.
  • Trekking permit and all needed document.
  • Entry Permit for Conservation Area fees.
  • Guide and necessary staffs.
  • Domestic flight Ticket kathamandu to Bhartpur-kathamandu
  • jeep from Bharatpur to Taplejung
  • All surface transportation to the starting point and from the ending point of the trek as per the itinerary.
  • All meals, three times a day (breakfast, lunch, dinner, ) Cup of Tea coffe during breakfast.
  • Tea house accomodation where available and basic Camping equipment such as tents,
  • Necessary insurance for trekking staff
  • First Aid kit
  • Emergency Rescue assistance

WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Nature of personal expense.
  • Lunch and Dinner in kathamandu
  • International airfare
  • Travel insurance (compulsory)
  • Tips for Guide and Porers
 
  • Day 1: Flight to Bhadrapur
    We will catch a plane at around 10am in the morning to Bhadrapur. The plane ride will be only around one hour long. We will fly eastward. After the plane lands, we will drive to the city of Birtamode which will take us another hour. We will spend the night in a hotel in Birtamode.
     
  • Day 2: Drive to Taplejung (1,820 m) Guest house
    Today we will drive northward to Taplejung. After travelling in pitched road and graveled road for around 8-9 hours, we will reach Taplejung. We will spend the night in a local guest house.
     
  • Day 3: Trek to Chirwa (1,270 m) Guest house
    The trial today will be uphill and downhill, and we will trek steadily for 6 hours to reach the small village of Sinwa. We will continue to descend until we reach Tawa. From Tawa, we will trek uphill for some time and then cross the suspension bridge at Thiwa. We will spend the night in Chirwa, a beautiful Limbu village.
     
  • Day 4: Trek to Amjilosa (2,520 m) Guest house
    We will trek to Amjlosa today and the trek will be relatively long. We will walk past cardamom fields and dense forests. We will trek via Sukathum, where we will cross a river over the suspension bridge. We will also cross a gorge from below and go via Solima Village to descend once again. We will spend the night in Amjilosa.
     
  • Day 5: Trek to Gyabla (2,730 m) Guest house
    Today we will trek for around 6-7 hours. We will trek along the river bank, cross dense forests of fir and bamboos and rhododendrons! The trek today will be very fun and gratifying. After reaching a small stone house nearby the river, we will climb uphill by crossing few small wooden small bridges. On our way, we can encounter numerous beautiful waterfalls. We will spend the night in Gyabla, which is a small Tibetan village.
     
  • Day 6: Trek to Ghunsa (3,595 m) Guest house
    We will trek for around 5 to 6 hours today. We will trek down the river and go to Phale. It is a Tibetan refugee settlement. We can buy local handicrafts or rugs to take back as souvenirs. We will trek uphill through pine and conifer forests to reach the beautiful Sherpa village of Ghunsa.
     
  • Day 7: Acclimatization day at Ghunsa Guest house
    We will spend the day exploring and adapting to the harsh terrain of the Himalayans. We can hike up to Dudh Kunda Lake which will take about 4 hours.
     
  • Day 8: Trek to Kambachen (4,050 m) Camping
    Today we will trek northward along the river banks. Throughout the trek today, we will be rewarded with beautiful view of mountains. We will walk past meadows of rhododendron, wildflowers and pine forests. We will spend the night in a tent camp in Kambachen.
     
  • Day 9: Trek to Lhonak (4,780 m) Camping
    Today the trek will be challenging and we will start pretty early in the morning. After trekking along thr rocky fields and big boulders we will arrive at a waterfall. After sometime we will cross a bridge and then reach the Ramtang monastery. Finally after descending down along a river we will arrive at Lhonak.
     
  • Day 10: Hike to Pangpema (5,065 m) Camping
    Today we will trek to the highest altitude of the trek period to Pangpema. It will be approximately 7 hours long. We will be rewarded with beautiful views of the Himalayas on our way up.
     
  • Day 11: Exploring Pangpema area Camping
    We will explore and hike around Pangpema. From here, we can have the most amazing view of the mountains. After exploration, we will trek down to Lhonak where we will spend the night.
     
  • Day 12: Trek back to Ghunsa Guest house
    We will trek back to Ghunsa by the same route we went uphill. The trek will be easier because we will trek downhill. The night will be spent in Ghunsa in a local guest house.
     
  • Day 13: Trek to Sele le (4,290 m) Guest house
    The trek today will be steep and uphill. We will trek through dense forests of rhododendron and juniper on our way up. We will spend the night here in Sele Le.
     
  • Day 14: Trek to Sinion La - Mirgin La - Sinelapcha La - Tseram Guest house
    Today is a very exciting day and also very adventurous. We will trek through Sele La and cross 3 passes, Sinion La Pass (4,460m), Mirgin La Pass (4,480m), Sinelapcha Pass (4,646). It will be very exhausting but also very gratifying.
     
  • Day 15: Hike to Oktang Base Camp Teahouse
    Today is a special day because we will trek to Oktang Base Camp which will take around 5-6 hours. We can observe the Kanchanjunga south from here. After that we will return to Tseram and stay the night in a local teahouse.
     
  • Day 16: Trek to Torangden (2,995 m) Guest house
    There are two trials to reach Torangden. We will trek down alongside the Simbuwa Khola. We will enjoy the view of beautiful faraway mountains and rhododendrons along the way down.
     
  • Day 17: Trek to Yamphudin (2,080 m) Guest house
    We will trek to Yamphudin from Torangden. On our way, we will cross Lasiya Bhanghyang. The route is relatively easy to trek through. Walking further down, we will have reached Yamphudin, a small beautiful village inhibited by Sherpa, Rai and Limbus.
     
  • Day 18: Trek down to Khebang (1,910 m) Guest house
    We will now trek down to Khebang where we will spend the night in a local inn. The trek will be easier and refreshing one because it is downhill.
     
  • Day 19: Trek to Khandembe (1,420 m) Guest house
    We will now trek down to Khandembe where we will spend the night in a local inn. The trek will be easier and refreshing one because it is downhill.
     
  • Day 20: Drive to Bhadrapur Hotel
    We will directly drive to Bhadrapur for catch the flight to Kathmandu for next day, 8 to 9 hrs drive around.
     
  • Day 21: Fly back to Kathmandu
    We will drive back to the city of Bhadrapur and then catch a flight back to capital which will take an hour.


    Trek Price USD 2480 Per person

     
WHAT'S INCLUDED
 
  • All ground and air transport including Airport pick-up and drop services as per the itineary.
  • Trekking permit and all needed document.
  • Entry Permit for Conservation Area fees.
  • Guide and necessary staffs.
  • All surface transportation to the starting point and from the ending point of the trek as per the itinerary.
  • All meals, three times a day (breakfast, lunch, dinner, ) Cup of Tea coffe during breakfast.
  • Tea house accomodation where available and basic Camping equipment such as tents, mattresses, down sleeping bag, down jacket, cooking utensils, fuel etc for where not avilable.
  • Camping charges.
  • Necessary insurance for trekking staff
  • First Aid kit
  • Emergency Rescue assistance

WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Nature of personal expense.
  • Hotel and sightseeing in Kathmandu
  • Food and drinks in Kathmandu
  • International airfare
  • Travel insurance (compulsory)


WHAT'S INCLUDED
 
  • All ground and air transport including Airport pick-up and drop services as per the itineary.
  • Trekking permit and all needed document.
  • Entry Permit for Conservation Area fees.
  • Guide and necessary staffs.
  • Hotel in kathamandu
  • All surface transportation to the starting point and from the ending point of the trek as per the itinerary.
  • All meals, three times a day (breakfast, lunch, dinner, ) Cup of Tea coffe during breakfast.
  • Tea house accomodation where available and basic Camping equipment such as tents, mattresses, down sleeping bag, down jacket, cooking utensils, fuel etc for where not avilable.
  • Camping charges.
  • Necessary insurance for trekking staff
  • First Aid kit
  • Emergency Rescue assistance

WHAT'S EXCLUDED
 
  • Nature of personal expense.
  • Food and drinks in Kathmandu
  • International airfare
  • Travel insurance (compulsory)
  • Tips for guide and porters


Travle insurance


Travel Insurance is mandatory for all customers who looking to travel in Nepal with the Mountain Hiking & Trekking .The Travel Insurance must cover both the evacuation and medical cost
 There are many insurance companies that offer travel insurance services over the internet. You can choose from a wide variety of insurance companies as per your convenience. Especially when it comes to trekking in Nepal, there is always a narrow chance of minor health issues, injuries and most importantly – altitude sickness.
 
It is essential that you prefer an insurance rule that covers the cost of the helicopter rescue from the mountains in case of main accidents and delicate mountain sickness (AMS). through such great cases of an emergency evacuation, a helicopter service is the only way out of the mountains. This includes a rescue team for both – ground evacuation and rescue. Which is why we need your travel insurances to cover the cost of helicopter services and evacuation from the Himalayas

It is forever recovered to be safe than apologetic.

Before you plan your trip with Mountain Hiking & Trekking do make sure that your travel insurance covers all the costs mentioned above from a reliable company.
 
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Trip's Quick Facts

Duration: 21
Price: US$ 2580
Accomodation: Tea house trek
Seasons : sep,oct,nov march,april and may
Type: Hard
Activities : Trekking
No. of Pax : 2
Starts From : Kathmandu
Ends at : Kathmandu

Trip Highlights

  • Explore the Kanchenjunga Base Camp and Yalung Ri Base Camp
  • Magnificent views of Mt. Everest, Makalu and Kanchenjunga.
  • The native Nepali communities such as Sherpa, Limbu, Rai and Gurung etc.
  • Diverse flora and fauna and rich local culture.

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