Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trekking

The Eastern side of Nepal is where the third uppermost peak of the world, Mount Kanchenjunga, is situated. The Kanchenjunga region is one of the most spectacular regions of Nepal where Mt. Kanchenjunga is the major attraction. The peak elevates 8586 meters and stands on the Nepal- Sikkim border.

Trekking to the Kanchenjunga region is a package of amazing landscape, glacial wilderness, rhododendron forests and a chance to experience himalayan lifestyle. Kanchenjunga region has the largest natural rhododendron forest. While trekking in the Kanchenjunga region we will also get several chances to experience or have a glance at the Himalayan lifestyle and culture. The Kanchenjunga region has a greater diversity in terms of ethnic groups where the Limbus’ are the predominant inhabitants of the region.

Apart from the main peak, Mt. Kanchenjunga, other four peaks viz. Kanchenjunga West, Kanchenjunga Central, Kanchenjunga South and Kangbachen are the other few peaks of Kanchenjunga region. The Kanchenjunga glacier is also an attraction of this region.

Trekking in the Kanchenjunga region is graded as being a moderate one. However, Mt. Kanchenjunga is one of the world’s most challenging peaks to climb.


Day 01: Arrival in kathmandu, transfer to hotel , Siklish trekking briefing with officially arrangements. overnight at kathmandu.

Day 02: Kathmandu drive bus to Dharan Bazaar 1540m. Over night at Lodge /Tea house.

Day 03: Dharan Bazaar drive bus to Basantpur 2200m .Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 04: Basantapur Trek to Gupha pokhari 1876m. Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 05: Gupha Pokhari trek to Dobhan 1567m.Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 05: Dobhan trek to Chhirwa 1190m. Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 06: Chhirwa trek to Sekathum 1640m.Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 07: Sekathum trek to Amjilessa 2490m.Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 08: Amjilessa trek to Gyapla/Kypra 2730m.Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 09: Gyapla/Kypra trek to Gunsa village 3430m Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 10: Acclimatization or rest day in Gunsa village. During this day you can hike up to the selele pass base camp. Overnight Gunsa at Tented Camp.

Day 11: Gunsa trek to Kambachen 4040m. Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 12: Kambachen trek to Lhonak 4790m. Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 13: Lhonak trek to Pang pema 5140m. (northern Base Camp) Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 14: Pang Pema trek to Lhonak 4790m. Overnight at Tented Camp .

Day 15: Lhonak trek to Gunsa 3430m. Overnight at Tented Camp .

Day 16: Gunsa trek to Sinion/ selele Phedi 3546m Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 17: Sinion /selele phedi via Selele pass 4854m trek to Tseram 3870m Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 18: Tseram trek to Kanchenjunga Oktang Base camp back to Ramche 4620m Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 19: Ramche trek to Torontan 3256m. Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 20: Torontan Trek to Amje Khola 2340m Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 21: Amje Khola Trek to Mamanke 1810m Overnight at Tented Camp .

Day 22: Mamanke trek to Kande Bhanjang 2134m. Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 23: Kande Bhanjang trek Lali Kharka 2213m. Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 24: Lali Kharka trek to Suketar /Taplejung 1824m.Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 25: Suketar by flight back to Kathmandu. Overnight at kathmandu Hotel.

Day 26:Relaxing/shopping with own activities than depature to Tribhuvan international airport.


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Trip Highlights

Trekking duration: 26 days

Starting from: Kathmandu Taplejung suketar by flight.

Ending at: Taplajung by bus or by flight back to Kathmandu.

Grade: Strenuous

Highest access of the trek: Pangpema (5150m)Kanchenjungha's northern.

Culture: Mixed culture.

Mode of trekking tour: Camping treks only.

Himalayan sights: Kanchenjungha Himalayan range, Mt.Makalu Jhanu Himal/Khumvakarna Himal,Nepal Peak etc.

Splendid breathtaking place:Most challenging special trek in remote eastern Nepal and Himalayan views.