This route was opened to trekkers in 1988, though people have trekked in the area in connection with mountaineering expeditions since the turn of the century. Mt. Kanchanjunga is the 3rd highest mountain in the world at 8,586m. It sits across the Nepal/Sikkim border and is only a few miles from Tibet. The trek offers magnificent views of the Everest, Makalu and of course, Kanchanjunga.
The trail climbs from the intensively cultivated hillsides of the Nepal Midlands, populated by the Rai and Limbu tribes. This trek will take you through beautiful Rhododendron forests and picturesque villages. You will witness a collection of wildlife and trek over high mountain passes offering mind blowing views. On completion of this outstanding trek undoubtedly you will be left with a bundle of wonderful memories.