Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek

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  • No booking fees
  • E-ticket/Mobile voucher
  • duration 26 days
  • tour type Private
  • minimum participants 2
  • age requirement 18+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
  • Maximum altitude 5400 meters
  • Starts Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Ends Kathmandu, Nepal
  • +18
  • Magnificient views of mountains including Everest, Kanchejunga and Makalu
  • Challenge yourself on this long, onceinalifetime trek
  • Explore Kachenjunga base camp and cross Mirgin La Pass at 4,480 meters
  • Trek through the most isolated and beautiful region of Nepal
Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trekking is a long trekking trail with beautiful mountains & adventurous journey into the Kanchenjunga Conservation Area along the Himalayas of Eastern Nepal. The trek begins in tropical lowlands and takes us to great heights where you are surrounded by snow-capped mountains on all sides. The region is protected as the Kanchenjunga Conservation Area, which spreads across 2,035 sq. km with a rich diversity of wildlife such as red panda, Himalayan black bear, snow leopard, etc. Mount Kanchenjunga (8,586m), the third-highest peak in the world and the second-highest peak of Nepal is located within the Kanchenjunga Conservation Area. It was opened in 1988 for the foreigner travelers. This route presents the panoramic view of mountains such as Lhotse, Makalu, Everest, and Kanchenjunga, which soars above eight thousand meters. Kanchenjunga Base Camp trekking is one of the best and well-known trekking routes in the Himalayan region of Nepal to the adventurers.
5 - Excellent
Based on 32 reviews
Sofie's review for another Glorious Himalaya Trekking Pvt Ltd. tour
5 - Excellent
  • Sofie
  • From Denmark
  • On Jul 29 2019
“It was my first time in Nepal having the Himalayan experience. My husband and I were planning to spend our holiday in Nepal for a long time, and also it was my longtime dream to trek to Himalaya and be in the mountains. We then finally decided to venture for both Gokyo and Everest Base Camp which later turned into a lifetime experience for us. Having completed this trek successfully with the help of the Glorious Himalaya Team, we had luck with the weather and everything went as per the plan. Despite the cold weather and physical challenges, we made it with the help of porters and our guide Roshan. We enjoyed every moment in the mountains and would like to thank the entire team of Glorious Himalaya for excellently organizing this trip for us. We will definitely be back to Nepal with our children shortly and recommend this trek to everyone!!!”
Lucian's review for another Glorious Himalaya Trekking Pvt Ltd. tour
4 - Very Good
  • Lucian
  • From Canada
  • On Oct 31 2017
“Very Good”
Theodore's review for another Glorious Himalaya Trekking Pvt Ltd. tour
5 - Excellent
  • Theodore
  • On Jul 29 2017
“Great trek with both culture and nature aspects. Not too difficult and suitable for first-timer hikers too”
  • Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300 m)
  • Day 2: Obtain special trekking permits and free day.
  • Day 3: Fly to Bhadrapur & drive to Illam
  • Day 4: Drive to Suketar (2,420 m) & Trek to Lalikharka
  • Day 5: Trek from Lalikharka (2,265 m) to Khesewa (2,120 m)
  • Day 6: Trek from Khesewa to Mamankhe (1,785 m)
  • Day 7: Trek from Mamankhe to Yamphudin (2,080 m)
  • Day 8: Trek from Yamphudin to Tortong (2,995 m)
  • Day 9: Trek from Tortong to Cheram (3,870 m)
  • Day 10: Acclimatization and rest day at Cheram
  • Day 11: Trek from Cheram to Ramchaur (Ramche) (4,580 m)
  • Day 12: Ramchaur - Yalung Base Camp (4,500 m) & back to Cheram
  • Day 13: Trek from Cheram to Sele La (4,290 m)
  • Day 14: Trek from Sele La to Ghunsa (3,595 m)
  • Day 15: Trek from Ghunsa to Kambachen (4,050 m)
  • Day 16: Trek from Kambachen to Lhonak (4,780 m)
  • Day 17: Trek to Kanchenjunga Base Camp & overnight at Pangpema
  • Day 18: Trek from Pangpema (5,143 m) to Lhonak
  • Day 19: Trek from Lhonak to Ghunsa (3,475 m)
  • Day 20: Trek from Ghunsa to Amjilosa (2,308 m)
  • Day 21: Trek from Amjilosa to Chirwa (1,270 m)
  • Day 22: Trek from Chirwa to Phurumbu (1,549 m)
  • Day 23: Trek from Phurumbu to Suketar
  • Day 24: Drive to Bhadrapur
  • Day 25: Fly back to Kathmandu
  • Day 26: Depart from Nepal
  • Airport and hotel shuttle as per the itinerary.
  • Welcome dinner in Kathmandu with cultural dance show
  • 3 nights deluxe hotel accommodations in Kathmandu city inclusive breakfast.
  • 22 nights local lodges/guest houses accommodations during the trek.
  • All the essential trekking permits and entrance fees
  • One experienced local trekking guide
  • Round domestic airfare from Kathmandu - Bhadrapur - Kathmandu
  • Round private jeep drive from Bhadrapur - Suketar - Bhadrapur
  • First aid medical kits and Kanchenjunga base camp trek route map.
  • All applicable taxes and company service charge.
  • Appreciation certificate after trip completion.
  • Company duffel bags and sleeping bags to use for the trek.
OPTIONAL ADDONS (Available during check-out)
  • Add on porter for trek
  • Kathmandu sightseeing
  • International flights
  • Any alcoholic beverages
  • Tips to the trekking guide and porters
  • Nepal entry visa
  • Porter and meals available at an extra cost for the trek.
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QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS Find answers to the most frequently asked questions about this tour.
  • How much money do I need to bring with me?

    Your personal budget obviously depends on your spending habits and what is included in your trip cost. If accommodation is included, but meals are not, we would suggest that you bring around 30 USD per day per person for meals. Having a hot shower or charging your device sometimes costs extra. There are also sometimes small crafts/souvenirs to buy along the trekking route which you may want to bring extra money for. Also, consider whether you would be staying in Kathmandu or Pokhara before or after your trek.

  • How much should my backpack weigh?

    A properly packed backpack (not including your day pack) should ideally not weigh more than 13 kg. It is also important to note that if you are taking a flight to the start of your trek, many smaller aircraft have weight restrictions. For example, if you are flying from Kathmandu to Lukla, you are only allowed 10kg of checked luggage, and 5 kg of hand baggage. Thus, in case of a small flight, you should ideally pack a 10 kg backpack for checked luggage, and then add 5 kg in your hand baggage. You can then re-shuffel the weigt once you start your trek at the trailhead.  

  • Do I need a porter?

    The decision to hire a porter is up to you and usually based on your fitness level and/or budget. One porter can be shared between two people and can carry up to 25 kg. Many trekkers hire a porter to have a more comfortable trek.

  • Do I require a porter for carrying water?

    On most popular treks you can expect plenty of places where you can refill your water bottle, meaning you don’t need to carry a huge water supply with you. Bring an extra bottle of water if you are concerned. If you already have a porter, you can ask him/her to carry water as long as it is within the weight limit. Another option is to carry water purification tablets or LifeStraw, both of which can be found in Kathmandu.

  • When should I arrive in Kathmandu before the tour?

    We suggest that you arrive at least one day prior to the start day of the trek because the tour operators usually require one working day to arrange trekking permits. Arrive earlier if you want to explore Kathmandu on your own or acclimate to any time differences.

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