The reason is the Kanchenjunga base camp trek, one of the longest trekking adventures around Nepal, as well it involves flights and drives both ways which make the trek more expensive than other popular regions. Due to remote and fewer visitors, the lodges are limited and very simple.
Minimum age of 16 and onwards, and not older than 65 years, should be in good physical shape and in sound health to cope with high hills and altitude.
From the last village of Sherpa Gaon and Ghunsa, there is no electricity in between to charge your gadgets, on the return journey there are few villages till Sukhetar at Taplejung. For this reason, one needs to carry a portable solar panel that can fit outside your day pack, while you trek the sunlight can power your solar panel to use at the end of the day.
Depending upon the seriousness of the illness, if it’s a critical situation the client needs immediate evacuation for medical help, by any means of fast transportation. The fastest way in Nepal Himalaya and on Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek is using a Helicopter Service. Our guide will inform the head office to arrange a Helicopter to evacuate the sick person. From the nearest spot where a helicopter can land and then fly to Kathmandu and admit to the best hospitals for further treatment.
Staying in the best simple lodge were available around main large villages, most overnights spending in tented camping. Hiker Himalaya will provide full camping facilities includes two-man tents, a dining tent as per the size of a group with separate kitchen tents backed by camping staff of expert cooks, kitchen crews, guides, and porters to carry all camping gear and food throughout the journey. Food will be of excellent standard served from our kitchen tent by our chef, with variation from continental, Chinese, Indian, and Italian to Tibetan and Nepalese meals. Includes good breakfast, light lunch, and a great main course at dinner time.