Kanchenjunga Trek

Trip Introduction
Kanchenjunga (8,586m is the 3rd highest peak in the world as well as Kanchenjunga Circuit and Base Camp Trek is surprising and perfect trekking positioned in the eastern division of Nepal. To trek in Kanchenjunga is in fact a worthwhile trek as this region proffers astonishing snow-capped mountains, scene and interesting panoramic visions of the Himalayas. You can take pleasure in a range of short and towering snowy peak on top of 8,000 meter and beneath 8,000 meter as well. The trek grade is moderate and its mode of accommodation is camping. Kanchenjunga is the second highest in Nepal. Kanchenjunga is translated along the lines of “Five treasures of the snow”. To trek in Kanchenjunga Trek means going on a mountain trek. Yet this trek is strenuous, you can get the remarkable selection.

Kanchenjunga Trek kicks off from the capital city of Kathmandu and ends in Taplejung. Kanchenjunga Trek is extremely isolated part of trekking which provides an occasion to observe panoramic views of Himalayas as of each route. Kanchenjunga Trek is the most renowned as the Himalayan trekking holidays. This is newly unlocking route which provides an occasion to explore entirely untouched high ground, rough country to passionate trekkers. Therefore this trek is considered as a trek adventure travel. It also suggests the most yet striking and different variety of landscape, the prosperous farmland and timber valleys, spectacular mountain scenery, together with the close observation of Kanchenjunga without any distrust fascinate to anybody. You can also encompass far-away panoramic view of the mountains. Kanchenjunga Trek can be counted as a supreme package for Nepal. Here, Kanchenjunga Trek itinerary you will cover the places like Biratnagar, Gupha Pokhari, Sekhathum, Taplejung and few other places too.

Kanchenjunga Trek is frequently well identified for fewer visits, high demanding mountain passes, outstanding vision of the mountain, majestic Soaring Mountain, marvelous flora and fauna. In this trek you can even visit the local Sherpa, pasture and artistic monastery.

Outline Itinerary
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Sightseeing Kathmandu
Day 03: Flight to Suketar (Taplejung), Trek to Jogidanda (2059m)
Day 04: Trek to Chirwa (1800m)
Day 05: Trek to Sakathum (1660m)
Day 06: Trek to Amjilosa (2510m)
Day 07: Trek to Kyapar (2730m)
Day 08: Trek to Ghunsa (3695m)
Day 09: Trek to Khambachen (4099m)
Day 10: Rest Day Explore the Khambachen (4099m)
Day 11: Trek to Lhonak (4785m)
Day 12: Trek to Pangpema (5143m)
Day 13: Rest at Pangpema (5143m)
Day 14: Trek to Khanbachen (4040m)
Day 15: Trek to Lumba Samba (4206m)
Day 16: Trek to Ramche (4580m)
Day 17: Trek to Cheram (3870m)
Day 18: Trek to Tortong (2995m)
Day 19: Trek to Yamphudin (2080m)
Day 20: Trek to Anpan (2040m)
Day 21: Trek to Tembewa Height (2000m)
Day 22: Trek to Taplejung or Surkhet (1780m- 2300m)
Day 23: Drive to Kathmandu (1300m)
Day 24: Free day
Day 25: Departure!!!!
Day 01: Arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu
You will be warmly welcomed by our team members from Tourist Link Trek and Expedition at the Airport and after that transferred to the hotel. Our travel representatives will provide brief details concerning the travel itinerary upon your arrival in Kathmandu. You will be staying at a hotel in Kathmandu the very first day. Overnight stay in hotel.

Day 02: Sightseeing Kathmandu
On the first day of the tour package, you will be sightseeing around the Capital city of Nepal; Kathmandu. Several world heritage sites are included  in Kathmandu Valley like Basantapur Durbar square, Swayambhunath Temple, Bouddha Stupa, Pasupatinath Temple, Patan Durbar Square and so on that will keep visitors delighted. Overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day 03: Flight to Suketar (Taplejung), Trek to Jogidanda (2059m)
From Kathmandu you will take the flight for Suketar (Taplejung) which takes about 35 min. It is situated in northeastern part of Nepal. Taplejung has its landing field which helps to attach the flight by Biratnagar all along the Valley. Nepal, as an agricultural country, most of the people of Suketar is drawn in agriculture. From Taplejung you will be in motion to Jogidanda (2059m). From Jogidanda the trail show the way to the Kanchenjunga downward all the way through the forest for Jogidanda. Overnight stay at guesthouse.
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Day 04: Trek to Chirwa (1800m)
On the 4th day you will trek to Chirwa (1800m) from Jogidanda. Trek to Chirwa (1800m) obtains nearly 7 hours. The trail that leads to Chirwa is not simple as it searches for the pass throughout the jungles, fine roads and watercourse. Occasionally you have to ascend and at times go down. This is a tiny town where you can come across local shops for campsite and small house. Overnight stay at guesthouse.
 
Day 05: Trek to Sakathum (1660m)
Trekking from Chirwa to Sakathuthum cover up 1660m and takes 6 hours. The trek set up all along the bank of river and requires passing from tiny jungles. On the way you can discover unusual types of Vegetation and plants. The trail leads to mounting and downward as well. When you cross a local suspension bridge, you will arrive to Sakathuthum. Overnight stay at guesthouse.
 
Day 06: Trek to Amjilosa (2510m)
From Sakathum to Amjilosa it covers 2510m in an elevation taking nearly 5 hours. At first the nature of trek will be simple as you are moving in the flat land. Then, the trek takes an outline of sharp rising towards the Amjilosa (2510m). It is a small rural area with hardly any population and limited shops known as “Bhattis” and teashops. Overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day 07: Trek to Kyapar (2730m)
Trek to Kyapar (2730m) takes 7 hours from Amjilosa. The starting trail will lead to Kyapar through the flatland. However as you go up to Gyable where you can make out the arrangement of natives. The trek is relatively exciting as you pass through the jungles. The majority of the people who are living in this area go after Buddhist culture. Overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day 08: Trek to Ghunsa (3695m)
Ghunsa (3695m), as a trekking mark ask for 6 hours. On the way you will make out a river called Gunsa when you will cross throughout the jungles. The trail leads to the arrangement of natives. Considering the inhabitants one can with no trouble presume that people go behind Tibetan culture by origin. Similarly, people are occupied in business like trade in and sell abroad in Tibet. Overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day 09: Trek to Khambachen (4099m)
From Ghumsa to Khambachen (4099m) it put away about 6 and half hours. Kambachen is opaque arrangement of people who go after Tibetan cultures. You will be enthralled with the sculpture and structural design of Khambachen which are motivated from Tibetan cultures. Away from the slide, the trail drops at Lakep, only hut which is protected. Overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day 10: Explore the Khambachen, rest day (4099m)
On 10th day of itinerary in Kanchanjunga trekking you will simply walk around the Khambachen as there are diverse things to learn on the subject of the place which can be only finished by walking. You will pay out the outstanding day by taking pleasure and resting for the trip ahead. Overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day 11: Trek to Lhonak (4785m)
Trek to Lhonak (4785m) is an appropriate destination to trek for trekkers as it is positioned close to a dry lake as it looks similar to a divan with unlocked, clean sand. You can like magnificent mountains as of every side. Trekkers who are arriving from urban areas would feel affection to make out it. Overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day 12: Trek to Pangpema (5143m)
The wonderful view of peak that you overlook from Lhonak can be outlooked from Pangpema (5143m), the base camp. The dazzling peak which is measured as a chief peak of Kanchenjunga and site of outstanding peaks which construct one of the main mountains in the world in terms of alone roofless shed is at Pangpema. Overnight stay at a guesthouse.

Day 13: Explore to Pangpema
The time duration that takes from Pangpema (5143m) to North Kanchanjunga Base Camp (5243m) takes about 8 hours. You have to go raising waiting you arrive at Base Camp. Here you would adore the snow that cover up the mountains and glacier next to it. An exciting thing to appear is the flowing of water all the time from the George. You ought to trek back by descending till Pangpema where you are enchanted by staring mountains and Yaks. Overnight stay in a tented camp.

Day 14: Trek to Khanbachen (4040m)
By climbing to the north of Pangpema early in the morning, Khanbachen (4040m) can be without difficulty get to in a single day. If you get to in time you will be gifted with Peak Tent, Peak Pyramid plus Peak Wedge. Overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day15: Trek to Lumba Samba (4206m)
 On the 15th day you will desire to trek the Lumba samba (4206m) by passing two passes considering the situation of weather moreover Lapsang La (5180m) or Mirgin La (4500m). You can take some photographs in Lumba Samba. Overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day 16: Trek to Ramche (4580m)
Trek to Ramche (4580m) will seize 7 hours. For the camp at Ramche you comprise to hike in a convinced time. The landscape about the Yalung Glacier is celebrated. You may be fascinated seeing a lake which is in a frozen state, streams which is lucid akin to crystal and further pleased views too.  Ramche is situated on a wide and flat zone. Overnight stay in a tented camp.

Day 17: Trek to Cheram (3870m)
Trekking to Cheram (3870m) obtains 7 hours. It is not straightforward trekking as you call for to pass all the way from the places similar to barren region and sandstone trace. The lane is predisposing from Mirgin La on the way to Cheram. On the way you will be sacred with the views of glaciers like Lapsang and Mirgin all along with mountains which are enclosed with snowfall. You can come across numerous stone roof and huts in Cheram. Overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day 18: Trek to Tortong (2995m)
On the 18th day of an itinerary you will trek to Torong (2995m). The trek set up from the forest although it does not finish there. Yet again you have to cross the mud slide so that you can go away for the trek to Tortong. Gradually peaks begin to approach into outlook after some distances the similar as you go more for the scale. Overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day 19: Trek to Yamphudin (2080m)
Hike to Yamphudin (2080m) takes 8 to 9 hours which begins after you take a hike into the jungles. Viewing the landslides on the way, you do not need to get frustrated as Yamphudin trek is be glad trek where you can recognize diverse and dissimilar communities of people fit in to Limbu, Sherpas, Gurung and Rai ethnic groups. In the midst of the village you can make out the fields of rice and corn. Moreover, there is a village with schools and shops where they provide in a negotiable price. Overnight stay in guest house.

Day 20: Trek to Anpan (2040m)
Trekking from Yamphudin to Anpan (2040m) covers 6 to7 hours. At first you will be moving downward so that you can get over from the Omje Khola half of the way. From now onwards you have to go upward from orchid plants and jungles. You are close with inhabitant settlement where you can view different styles of houses that are tiny and thatched. As you go after the ‘Khola’ named as Kabeli by hiking further descending form there to Anpan. Overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day 21: Trek to Tembewa Height (2000m)
On this day of an itinerary trekking package, you should be ready for Trek to Tembewa Height (2000m). This is another beautiful spot designed for trekking. The time designed for trek to Tembewa height is 7 hours. Overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day 22: Trek to Taplejung or Surkhet (1780m- 2300m)
Trek to Taplejung or Surkhet is the final walking day according to the itinerary trekking package. It holds 6 hours. Arriving there you will take some rest and will organize some games that will make you fresh and to create a strong bonding between the team members. Overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day 23: Drive to Kathmandu (1300m)
This is the day to take a drive to Kathmandu (1300m). After having breakfast you will leave Surkhet for the flight to Biratnagar. From Biratnagar you will stick together the trip to Kathmandu. Land on TIA (Kathmandu) from there transfer to hotel.

Day 24: Free day
This day is regarded as ‘rest day’ incase if you have encounter bad weather. According to the plan B you will go to visit Bhaktapur which is an attractive place and used to be a separate kingdom in the pages of history before the national union was done by late King Prithvi Narayan Shah. Overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day 25: Departure “Farewell”!!!
On this day you will check out from the hotel and our representative staff from Tourist Link Trek and Expedition will transfer you to the Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathamndu safely. From there now it’s all up to you whether you want to return your hometown or move for the next destination.

Cost includes

  • Airport Pickups and drops in a private vehicle
  • Sightseeing at Kathmandu Valley (Monkey Temple, Pasupapati Tample, Boudhanath, Durbar square)
  • 3 – Star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with Breakfast
  • Teahouse accommodation during the Trek
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner ) during the Trek
  • All ground transportation on a comfortable private vehicle as per the itinerary
  • Domestic Airfare (flight: Kathmandu- Bhadrapur- Kathmandu)
  • An experience English –speaking and Government – licensed holder trek leader
  • Porter service (2 Trekker:  1 Porter)
  • Staff Costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, domestic airfare, food and accommodation
  • Down jacket and sleeping bag (to be returned after trip completion)
  • Special permit fee for restricted Area Kanchenjunga
  • TIMS Card (Trekker’s Information Management System)
  • All Local/Government Taxes
  • Medical Supplies (First Aid Kit will be available)
  •  Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your travel insurance Company 
Cost Excludes:                    
  • Nepal Visa fee 
  • International airfare to & from home town
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses like phone calls, laundry, bar bills and extra porters
  • Tips and donations for guides and porters.
  • Optional trips and sightseeing if extend

Equipments List

In our fully supported wilderness treks we provide the following equipment: tents, sleeping mats, excellent food, extensive first aid kit, toilet paper, private transport To & From the trek, conservation fees, trek permit, and other goodies.
SUGGESTED TREKKING EQUIPMENT LIST
1 Medium size backpack
1 Day pack
1 Sleeping bag (-10 C)
1 Down Jacket/Gore tax Jacket
1 Light wind & water proof jacket
1 Inner sleeping sheet
2 Long sleeve T-shirts
1 Water bottle
1 Pair gaiters/over trousers
1 Pair sport shoes or sandal
2 Pairs light weight trousers
1 Pair shorts
1 Fleece / warm sweater
2 T-shirts
2 Pair’ light socks
3 Pairs heavy wool socks
1 Sweatshirts / light sweater
1 Torch & spear batteries
1 Swimming costume / bathing suits
1 Medium size towel
1 Washing kit including washing powder, small clothesline and pegs, insect repellents etc. & personal toiletries
Moleskin for blister
Swiss type of army knife
Toilet paper, biodegradable soap/shampoo
Personal medication.
Underwear (including thermals)
Warm hat/ gloves
Sunglasses, sun hat and sun cream
Spear plastic bags for wrapping clothes
 Pair of hiking boots
You should satisfy that your cold weather clothing will keep you comfortable down to – 20 degree Celsius. Most of the items mentioned above can easily & cheaply be hired either in Kathmandu or in Pokhara (if you are travelling to the Annapurna Region). Similarly Namche Bazaar has also alike options.
 

Having spent 7 days with tourist link treks, I can honestly say that it was one of the most enjoyable, memorable life experiences I have ever had. It was my second time in Nepal and decided to go on a trekking/ jungle safari expedition. Wild is not the world. Although at times it was difficult and exhausting, I have n regrets in making the decision.
Last time I used tourist link treks services I took a tour around Tibet, which was out of this world. The service of the tour guides and their expertise knowledge of the areas we covered was amazing, and the team of people I was with was equally as great. Which is why I decided to use tourist link trek again for my next Nepalise adventure.
Since I had such a fun time on the last trip I decided to stick to trekking, and I’d heard from a friend of mine that the jungle safari was something that I would have really enjoyed. And they certainly were not wrong! I enjoyed every minute of it, and got some of the most amazing pictures I have ever taken. We rode on elephants for the duration of the time and came across wild like left right and center. Never have I been so close to these wild beings without there being some kind of cage, but being on top of an elephant I guess is the next safest thing lol..
So the safari was followed up AFTER the 25 days of trekking in Kanchenchunga, which as you can imagine was very tiring, but certainly enjoyable. The fresh air there was so nice, but my feet certainly payed the price. I had unfortunately acquired some rather large blisters on my right foot but carried on non the less. But let’s just say that I was relieved to spend the last part of the trip riding around on the back of an elephant lol..
All in all though I wouldn’t trade the experience I had with the team for anything! The people, the weather, the scenery was just simply amazing, and I feel that there are many more fun filled adventures to have with tourist link treks in the coming years, and I can’t wait!
 

Anna Nadia Bandura

Anna Nadia Bandura From Poland

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

Having always fantasized about visiting Tibet, I decided recently to make my wish a reality. Having visited Nepal before and done some different treks with different trekking companies, I stumbled across Tourist Link Treks & Expedition (P.) LTD. A friend of mine had recommended them as being the cheapest most reliable tour company out of many others, and since I valued his judgment greatly I decided to give them a shot. Well, I certainly was not disappointed to say the least. I couldn’t believe the quote I got from them with everything included. It was nearly half the price! Of what I’d plan to budget for. At first the offer sounded abit too good to be true, but going with my gut instincts, my friends advise and the warm friendly reception I was greeted with other the phone with them, I decided to go for it. The tour consisted of a direct flight to the neighboring mountains, and a trek around the peaks of the Tibetan peaks. I knew I was amongst one of the wonders of the world where I was and had my camera on stand by to capture some of the most breath taking shots I have ever taken. There where moments where time just seemed to stand still, where the wild life seemed so in balance with its surroundings that we appeared to blend into their eco system. No fear, no negative vibes, just being, for as far as the eye could reach. A translucent depiction of what life is supposed to be like, or how it once was. Something was telling me, ‘this is how its supposed to be’
When your amongst such beauty, caught in a realm of timelessness, it is easy to get lost in what it is your doing. And when the hand on my shoulder was softly felt by the guide, it was back to reality I stumbled to.
Joe wakefield

Joe wakefield From Uk

Saturday, November 4th, 2017

I had an awesome trip, great price the best guide (Nigma Sherpa) and very strong happy porter. I did EBC kala pather, Gokyo, Gokyo RI good food good accommodation.   Learnt so much about the mountains, climbing the mountains, treated like a king. A very big thank you to Nigma sherpa always felt safe and in good hands thanks for organizing a great trip Hom at a great price.
Scott Blake

Scott Blake From Australia

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

My hasband and i am from Germany , we booked the poonhill trek with Tourist Link Treks . Our guide Elmi was really great , he told us lot of about Nepali culture , the life in the hills and about the Flora and Fanna . He cared a lot about us and always went into the Kitchens in the tea houses where we stoped to eat and drink to check whether everthing  was clean and well prepared .
Compared to the other guide , Elmi was really well prepared and equipment after the 4th day . I went sick and Elmi gave me medicine and managed to shorten our trip . He even carried my backpack when i was very weak . All we were very satisfied with our guide and the trek . The view from poonhill was amazing , Elmi explaned all the Mountain we could see . so it was a great pleasure and a very good choice 
Best regards : Julia & Sascha Michely 
julia & Sascha Michely

julia & Sascha Michely From Germany

Saturday, December 27th, 2014

We , two girls of arround 25 from the Netherlands , booked the Langtang Trek with Tourist Link Trek . we hired a guide and a porter , who took a lot of work out of our hands . The Langtang Trek was very beautiful and our guide had a lot of hummer . He made a new plan when one of us had an injury (ankle) , which was very nice . He told us about local traditional , mountain , animals ,history and local alcohol .
Our porter was never tired , he walked from our endpoint back to carry our other bags .
In short , amazing trip , good organisation .
Kind regards , Maartje and emmely
 
Maartje Verhoeven and Emmely Vender Steen

Maartje Verhoeven and Emmely Vender Steen From Netherlands

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Personally , i don't have that much experience with guide but i know that Raju is am 'A' calss guide , i'm almost certain that guy saved my life or ( my eyes feet etc ) my life times, he's a hardworking guy that will put all his effort on it to keep you going and to make you as comfortable as possible .
Handrik de peeker

Handrik de peeker From Holland

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

To Hom and Niraj ,
                               Thank you for an excellent and memoriable journey to the Everest Base camp .The itinerary was well planned and guide is very knowledge and attractive .

This is a trip of A lifetime and worth every ....much thanks and until next time , Will zeng


 
Will Zeng

Will Zeng From Australia

Saturday, September 13th, 2014

We had a trip organized by Tourist link from KTM to Langtang for 8 days . The price was excelent and we had great experience with our poter \ guide Elmi . He was a fantastic guide , helping us catch our bus in Ktm . All the way throught the trek until . We were back into Tourist link trek office in Ktm . Our trip was well organized , convenient and very enjoyable . I would recommend Tourist Link without a doubt !! Many Thanks  
Mark Stanley armstrong

Mark Stanley armstrong From Canada

Friday, September 12th, 2014

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Trip Details

Grading : Moderate
No. of Pax : +2 people above
Altitude Height : 5143M.
Trip Departure : Everyday
Activities : Trekking
Mode of Travel : Air+Trek
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Destination : Nepal

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