Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek

Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trekking has been described by many trekkers as the best trekking route in rural Nepal. It is an extensive trek going deep into the remote mountain ranges on Nepal’s border with Sikkim and Tibet. The trail explores the area around Kanchenjunga the third highest mountain in the world. You will see a wide range of scenery from lush, tropical jungle through to rhododendron, chestnut and oak forests and then at higher altitudes into the alpine zone. You will see a range of Nepalese culture and life-style from Rai and Limbus to Tibetan Buddhist villages. 

The itinerary starts by reaching the north part of Kanchenjunga where you see views of Tent peak, Nepal peak, Cross peak and then at Base Camp Kanchenjunga itself becomes visible in front of us. From Pangpema our trek returns to Lumba Samba and then crosses the Mirgin La or either Lapsang La pass over to the south side of Kanchenjunga. Once over this pass we visit the yak pastures of Ramche and Oktang where there are impressive views of the south west face of Kanchenjunga, considered as one of the most beautiful mountain massifs in the world. 

Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trekking is to the base camp of world’s 3rd highest peak, Kanchenjunga/8,586m offers infinite variety of landscapes, cultures and Himalayan panorama. Walking on the low lands of Nepal passing rice-terraced fields, beautiful villages, green forests, and the trek goes into into a ridge line of rhododendron forests. As the trail gains elevation, the striking views of Everest, Lhotse, Makalu and Kanchenjunga, four of the worlds five highest mountains make the trek amazing wonderful. Approaching Yalung glacier and crossing a series of passes, the views become more glorious. The trail reaches Pangpema (4800m.) which is the base camp for Kanchasnjunga expedition. 

Kanchenjunga Base Camp trekking is being so popular recently among nature enthusiasts since it is an extended adventure to the most remote and beautiful area of Himalayas in Nepal’s eastern area. The name Kanchenjunga means five treasures of the great snow which is in reference to the five summits that make up Kanchenjunga. As, this route trekked by fewer and less crowded you will be pleased with a unique insight into Nepalese countryside way of life and its prosperous culture. You will also experience every climate Nepal has to offer from steamy jungles to ice-cold glaciers. The foot hill of Kanchenjunga have been opened to the foreign trekkers from 1988, the area is homeland of Limbu people who speak the language related to Tibetan and follow the mixture of  Buddhist, Hindu and animist beliefs by religion. This trekking trail is wonderfully free from crowds found around Everest and Annapurna. We, guide in Himalaya operate the finest budget trek to Kanchenjunga with quality service and affordable price and provide local trekking guide and porter for the trip. 


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Cost Includes:

  • Airport-Hotel-Airport pick up and drop by car/Van depending on group size.
  • 3 night room at Standard hotel in Kathmandu with BB basis.
  • Kathmandu valley WORLD HERITAGE SITES tour as per the above itinerary.
  • Kathmandu to Biratnagar by air, and Taplejung to Kathmkandu by local bus,
  •  Government registered well experienced and friendly guide and necessary porters.
  • All meals: breakfast, lunch and dinner, tea, coffee, and desert during the trek.
  • Tea, coffee, cookies and fresh fruits during the trekking.
  • Lodge and camping accommodation and hot water during the trek.  
  • All camping gear, tents, kitchen utensils, cook, kitchen staffs and necessary porters.
  • Accommodation, food, salary, equipments and insurances for trekking staffs.
  •  Kanchenjunga National Park entrance permit and TIMS Cards.
  •  All transportation, tourist service charge, Vat and Office Service charge

Cost Excludes:

  • All bar bills, beverages such as coke, fanta, mineral water
  • Laundry, toiletries, internet, phone calls and personal nature expenses.
  • Personal travel insurance, international air ticket, Nepal visa and phone calls
  • Personal trekking equipments and rescue operation charge in case of emergency.
  • Gratitude and tips for your guide, porter and driver.
  • Any operating cost which arise due to a change of the itinerary, because of landslides, political trouble, and   strikes etc.

Dates & Prices

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This trip can be personalized as per your requirements that meet your time frame. The trip price will be according to Deluxe, Standard, Budget and group size so please kindly provide us your details for tailor made program.

Trip cost: US$ 2500
  • Trip Duration 25 Days
  • DestinationNepal
  • Trip Difficulty Strenuous
  • Max Person: 15
  • Min Person: 1
  • Best Season: Spring and autumn
  • Max. Altitude : 5180m
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