- Base camps of Mt. Kanchenjunga: Kanchenjunga North Base Camp (Pang Pema) and Kanchenjunga South Base Camp (Oktang Base Camp)
- Striking views of Mt. Jannu, Mera Peak, and several other snow giants
- The remote villages in Kanchenjunga, friendly people, their culture, traditions, and languages.
- Several glaciers on the way to the base camps.
- Exotic biodiversity and wildlife. Chances of seeing some endangered species like musk deer, snow leopard, blue sheep, etc.
Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek offers a tour to the geographically enticing country of Nepal and introduces you to the well known third highest mountain in the world, Mount Kanchenjunga. The 28 days Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek heads to a broad range of geographies and eco-regions with fascinating cultures, traditions, and lush flora and fauna.
At 8586m, Kanchenjunga is the third highest mountain in the world with Tamur River on its west and Teesta River on the east. Also dubbed as one of the “Five Treasures of Snow,” it is worshipped by Buddhists as well as Hindus.
The Kanchenjunga Base Camp trek passes through three eco-regions namely eastern Himalayan broad-leaved and coniferous forests, Eastern Himalayan alpine shrub and meadows as well as the Terai-Duar Savanna and grassland providing a wide range of geographical experiences.
Falling in the Kanchenjunga Conservation Area the route passes the lines of rhododendron, oaks, pines, and fir trees. It takes you through the villages of Tembawa, Illam, Lali Kharka, and Gybala. The magnanimous views of Mt. Kanchenjunga, Mt. Makalu, Chamlang peaks, Mt. Barutse, Givegela Chuli, Taple Sikhar are all worth it.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 02: Fly to Bhadrapur 3000 m and drive to Ilam town - 04 hrs.
Day 03: Drive to Sukhetar 04 hrs trek to Lali Kharka 1,900m - 04 hrs.
Day 04: Trek to Khesewa - Bhanjyang 2,100m - 05 hrs.
Day 05: Trek to Mamankhe 2,030 m - 06 hrs.
Day 06: Trek to Yangphudin 2,150m - 06 hrs.
Day 07: Trek to Chitre 2,880 m - 06hrs.
Day 08: Trek to Simbua Khola 3,000m - 07 hrs.
Day 09: Trek to Tseram 3,770 m - 05 hrs.
Day 10: Trek to Ramche 4,360m via Lapsang - 05 hrs.
Day 11: Rest day at Ramche for acclimatization
Day 12: Trek back to Tseram - 04 hrs.
Day 13: Trek to Tamo - la 4,300 m - 05 hrs.
Day 14: Trek to Ghunsa 3,480m - 06 hrs.
Day 15: Trek to Kangbachen 4,000m - 05 hrs.
Day 16: Trek to Lhonak 4,780 m - 05 hrs.
Day 17: Trek to Pang Pema/Kanchenjunga Base Camp 5, 065 m - 05 hrs.
Day 18: Rest day at Pang Pema for local exploration.
Day 19: Trek to Kangbachen 3,900 m - 06 hrs.
Day 20: Trek to Phole 3,100 m - 06 hrs.
Day 21: Trek to Amjilassa 2,500m - 07 hrs.
Day 22: Trek to Tapethok 1,300 m - 06 hrs.
Day 23: Trek to Phoram 1,650m - 06 hrs.
Day 24: Trek to Suketar 2,440 m - 05 hrs.
Day 25: Drive to Fickal or Bhritamod / Bhadarpur.
Day 26: Fly to Kathmandu from Bhadarpur and transfer to hotel
Day 27: In Kathmandu free day with a sightseeing tour.
Day 28: International departure