Kanchenjunga Camping Trek
Spectacular views, adventurous terrains, landscapes, culture and warm welcoming traditional people are the viewpoints of this adventurous trekking. With this trekking tour, you explore Nepal like never before.
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Vacation Style Holiday Type
Activity Level Challenging
Group Size Large Group
Mt. Kanchenjunga Camping trekking is huge adventure in Nepal. This nearly a month long trekking experience is once in a lifetime adventure in the laps of one of the highest peaks of the world, Mt. Kanchenjunga. The trekking is designed especially for travellers willing to push the adventure further. The trekking thus takes us through all major terrains of Nepal, allowing you to explore every aspect of culture, traditions and geography of this beautiful country. Spectacular views, adventurous terrains, landscapes, culture and warm welcoming traditional people are the viewpoints of this adventurous trekking. With this trekking tour, you explore Nepal like never before. Asian Adventure trips helps to create best out of Kanchenjunga Camping Trekking, giving you a lifetime trekking memories in Nepal.
- Airport transfers-Pickup and Drop
- All meals during trek in Local Lodge
- Accommodation during trek available every day in en-route lodges.
- English speaking guide & porters
- All necessary trekking permit fees
- Trekkers' Information Management System fees [TIMS]
- All airfare and bus transfers en-route.
- 3 nights' accommodation at 3 star hotel in Kathmandu on twin sharing on BB plan.
- All guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu and entry fees.
- Equipment clothing for porter & staffs
- Insurance for all staff & porters
- International airfare, Visa fees
- Meals in Kathmandu before and after trek
- Personal Travel Insurance Personal clothing and footwear
- Personal equipment, Personal medical supplies and vaccinations
- Other Personal expenses and all kind of bottle drinks
- Tips to guides, porters and drivers
- Expenses incurred during emergency evacuation due to any reason
- Optional tours, excursions and activities
- Any item not mentioned in the “What Is Included”
International Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300 m)
After your arrival in Kathmandu, you will be addressed and welcomed by representatives from Asian Adventure Trips. You will then be transferred to the hotel booked for your comfortable accommodation.
Kathmandu: Sightseeing and Trek Preparation
We start the day with sightseeing of popular destinations around Kathmandu valley. After the half day sightseeing, pre discussion of the trek is done in the presence of trek leader, crew and other participants of the trek. Asian Adventure Trips will delightfully brief more about the trek and your queries will be answered.
Fly from Kathmandu to Biratnagar
We take a flight to Biratnagar today to start the trek. We have two different options ahead depending upon the availability of flight to Suketar. We can either fly from Biratnagar to Suketar or in case of unavailability of flight, we can drive to Phidim and again drive to Suketar next day.
Fly from Biratnagar to Suketar (2,420 m) or Drive from Phidim (1,179 m) to Suketar
Depending upon the condition and availability of flights, today we either fly to Suketar from Biratnagar directly or drive to Suketar from Phidim. In both cases we reach our trekking’s starting point, Suketar and stay for Overnight.
Suketar to Mitlung
Our trek starts today from Suketar. 4-5 hrs of walk lead us to Mitlung, our destination for today. Trekking trail is descending downhill passing through beautiful villages on our way. Besides, we can enjoy the walk on the shores of Tamor River, a popular rafting destination of this region. Overnight campsite arranged in Mitlung.
Mitlung to Chirwa (1,270 m)
We trek from Mitlung on our trail with ups and downs today. We cross Village of Sinwa, Tawa and other localities around. Enjoying scenic views of landscapes, we finally reach the popular Limbu village, Chirwa. Overnight stay is arranged in Chirwa.
Chirwa to Sukathum (1,576 m)
We trek through natural vegetation and forest areas today. Beautiful landscapes around will attract us throughout the trail. Crossing major water bodies, the Tamor River and the Ghunsa River we finally reach to Sukatham in 5-6 hrs, and stop for an overnight stay.
Sukathum to Amjilosa (2,308 m)
Trekking Trail today is bit difficult today than in previous days. We walk through steep paths and forest areas along with a gorge. Reaching Amjilosa takes around 6-7 hrs of a cautious walkthrough the tough trail. Overnight stay in Amkilosa.
Amjilosa to Gyabla (2,730 m)
Further walk today through dense forests of bamboo and rhododendron takes us to Gyabla. We can also enjoy amazing mountain springs and waterfalls along with our trek. We finally reach Gyabla in 6-7 hrs of walk and stay there for overnight.
Gyabla to Ghunsa (3,595 m)
Today trekking trail descends towards Phale, where a Tibetan refugee camp is located. The village also holds its reputation for amazing handicrafts and tourist Souvenir products.After around 5-6 hrs of walk, we reach the popular Sherpa village Ghunsa, which is also known for a hydropower plant. We spend the night here.
Acclimatization day at Ghunsa
Our first acclimatization day is spent in Ghunsa, Exploring the Ghunsa village and hiking towards Laspsan monastery can be chosen for the day. Staying active in the rest day boosts up your fitness and prepares for further trek.
Ghunsa to Kambachen (4,050 m)
After completing our rest day, we continue the trek through scenic views mountains of this region. Trekking Trail leads us to Rampuk Kharka. We then carefully pass through landslide hit areas in our trekking trail. Compelling views of Mt. Jannu keeps us engaged throughout the 5-6 hrs trek before reaching Kambachen. Overnight is spent in Kambachen.
Acclimatization Day at Kambachen
Our second “acclimatization” day is planned in Kambachen. This day is intended for rest, exploration and observation of health conditions for the whole trekking crew. Our trekking crew also further briefs you about treks ahead and health issues like high altitude sickness. We spend relaxing night today.
Kambachen to Lhonak (4,780 m)
We start our trek early in the morning today. Trekking trail is hard and challenging as we pass through different landslide hit sections. We pass the popular Ramtang monastery and continue our 6-7 hrs of trek to finally reach Lhonak. We stay in Lhonak for overnight.
Trek to Pangpema/Kanchenjunga North Base Camp (5,388 m)
We trek through Rocky sections of Kanchenjunga north base camp today. Under expert guidance, we carefully cross landslide prone areas on our trekking trail. The day is an adventurous 6-7 hrs walk before finally reaching Pangpema. Pangpena offers memorable panoramic views of Mt. Jannu, Mt. Kanchenjunga and Chang Himal ranges. After the hard trek, we rest in Pangpema for overnight stay.
Trek back to Kambachen (4,050 m)
Our journey today takes us back to Lhonak from where we descend forward to return Kambachen. Our 6-7 hrs of descending trail offers us mind blowing sceneries of Mt. Kanchenjunga, Mera peak, Taple Shikher and other peaks around. Overnight stay is managed in Kambachen.
Kambachen to Ghunsa (3,595 m)
Descend continues today as we pass through beautiful forests followed by Himalayan panoramic views in our trail. We reach Ghunsa in 3-4 hrs of descend and stay there for overnight.
Ghunsa to Sele Le (4,290 m)
Trekking adventure takes a new turn today as we begin to climb through steep trail. Our destination is Sele Le, 6-7 hrs of walk from Ghunsa. Dense forests of rhododendron and juniper adds up to ease during the trek. Overnight stay at Sele-Le.
Sele Le to Cheram (3,870 m)
Trekking continues today through uphill trail accessing us to amazing views of Jannu Himal, Mt. Makalu. You need to stay active and high on stamina since we are passing through Sinion-La, Mirgin La and Sinelapche Bhanjyang. We trek for 6-7 hrs through the steep downhill trail to reach Cheram, our overnight campsite.
Cheram to Ramche (4,580 m) and return back to Cheram
Trekking today takes us up to Ramche through Simbuwa Khola and Lapsang village. We descend from Ramche after enjoying views offered by the locality. We can also enjoy the glorious view of southern Kanchenjunga. Optional visit to Oktang Monastery can be arranged if desired. Trek returns to Cheram for overnight stay.
Cheram to Tortong (2,995 m)
Continuing the descend, we head towards Tortong. 5-6 hrs of trek brings us to our overnight campsite.
Tortong to Yamphudin (2,080 m)
Trekking trail takes us to Yamphudin, passing Lasiya Bhanjyang on our way. 6-7 hrs of descend take us to Yamphudin, a village inhabited by Sherpas, Rais and Limbus.
Yamphudin to Yangpang (1,007 m)
Descend continues today as we pass through small villages and forest areas to finally reach Yangpang.6-7 hrs of the trek passes through Kabeli Khola and Khaksewa Khola leading us to Yangpang. Overnight stay is arranged in Yangpang.
Yangpang to Thorpu (1,500 m)
We continue our trek from Yangpang to Thorpu today. 5-6 hrs long trail gives us beautiful views of terraced villages. Overnight stay in Thorpu also gives us the opportunity to experience the hospitality of villagers.
Thorpu to Birtamod (300 m)
We come to end of our walking journey as we reach Birtamod after the final 5-6 hrs of the trek. We experience gradual changes in climatic conditions and geographical structures throughout the trail. Plenty of accommodation facilities can be chosen in this terai town for overnight stay.
Drive from Birtamod to Bhadrapur then Fly to Kathmandu
On Our way back to Kathmandu, we drive to Bhadrapur and then take a flight. Exciting flight takes us to Kathmandu shortly where you are greeted by representatives from Asian Adventure Trips, to assist you towards your planned accommodation.
Before your planned return from Kathmandu, Asian Adventure Trips organizes farewell dinner for the whole trekking team including guides and porters. We share our experiences with each other and also have an opportunity to plan our next trip to Nepal with Asian Adventure Trips. As per your departure schedule from Kathmandu, Asian Adventure Trips will provide airport transport facility from your hotel.
We always work on to provide our guests a “Happy Stay” during their journey through best available Accommodation option!!