Kanchanjunga Trek is considered a technical trek and suitable for those who moderately fit and have a sense of adventure. The trek designs for acclimatizing you gradually and not to experience high altitude sickness. However, you need to check your altitude fitness and its path. We suggest you strengthen your knee muscles and prepare for several days of steep descents. As this trek is arrange on a factual basis and also can change in some circumstances but adjustments will have to make during the trekking.
This is a long and challenging hike around Mt. Kanchanjunga while visiting both North and South Base Camp. This trail explores around Kanchanjunga which is the third highest mountain in the world. Trekkers, hikers may observe a wide range of scenery from lush, tropical jungle through to rhododendron. As well as chestnut and oak forests and then at higher altitudes into the alpine zone. You will see a range of Nepalese culture and lifestyle from Rai and Limbu to Tibetan Buddhist villages.
The route starts by approaching the north side of Kanchanjunga where you see views of Tent peak, Nepal peak, Cross peak and then at Base Camp Kanchenjunga itself becomes visible. From Pangpema the trek returns to Ghunsa and then crosses the Mirgin La pass over to the south side of Kanchanjunga. Once over this pass, we visit the yak pastures of Ramche and Oktang where there are impressive views of the southwest face of Kanchenjunga.
We request you be flexible with a situation to enjoy natural beauty, the natural vegetation of this region. As Kanchanjunga Trek is known for camping arrangement. Mainly, Sherpa and Porter's team arrange all the arrangement during the trek. Also, cook carries the equipment, set up the camp and prepared hot meals waiting for us at every food break. We will cater this trek with alpine style offering also for the nature lovers.
Spring - March to May
Autumn - September to November