• Kanchanjunga Circuit Trek

Kanchanjunga Circuit Trek


Trip Facts

  •    Country: Nepal
  •    Trip grade: Difficult
  •    Destination: Kanchanjunga
  •    Activities: Trekking
  •    Accommodation: Guesthouse
  •    Meals: Full Board on Trek
  •    Maximum altitude: 4646 M
  •    Group size: 2-10 Pax
  •    Best Season: Spring/Autumn

Trip Higlights

Enjoy the splendid views of the Kanchenjunga conservation area
Trek to the north and south base camp of Mount Kanchenjunga
Stay overnight in the tea houses and get a glimpse of their lifestyle
Chance to see rare animals like Snow Leopard and Red Panda
Discover more than 3000 species of alpine floras

Trip Information

Kanchanjunga trek is less frequent trekking trail in Nepal Himalayas which offers unique stunning Himalayan views of Kanchenjunga Himal, Wedge peak, Pyramid peak , Janu Himal, White Wave ,the Twins etc, Lush valleys, high passes, Rhododendron and bamboo forest, beautiful landscape, wild animals such as leopards, Red Panda, Himalayan Thar etc Kanchenjunga area is located in the eastern part of Nepal, which gets triple the amount of annual rainfall compared to western Nepal these mountains on the foothills of the worlds third highest mountain get upwards of 3,500 mm of rain a year. The effect is most visible in the vegetation: thick, verdant forests with heavy undergrowth. Kanchenjunga base camp trek route was opened to the trekkers in 1988, though people have trekked in the area in connection with mountaineering expedition since the turn of the century. T
Nepal Kanchenjunga trekking providing a great chance to experience remoteness, spectacular mountain scenery, diverse flora and fauna and rich local culture, quite different to those found further west. Kanchenjunga trekking route has two diffetn options either Kathmandu by bus Basantapur then trek to kanchenjunga base camp and fly out from Taplejing, suketar or Kathmandu by flight to Taplejung suketar then dirve out or fly out/drive out from Taplejung to Kathmandu. Nepal Holiday Trek and Expedition arrange kanchenjunga base camp or kanchenjunga circuit trek according to trekkers/ adventure seekers holiday schedule with unforgettable lifetime journeys in Nepal Himalayas.

Detail Itinerary

Day 1:Arrival to Kathmandu (1350m) transfer to hotel.
Day 2:Trekking preparation day and permit work day.
Day 3:Fly Kathmandu to Bhadrapur (91m) -40 to 45 minutes & drive to Taplajung (1870m)- 9 to 10 hours
Day 4:Trek Taplejung to Mitlung (921m) – 4 to 5 hours
Day 5:Trek Mitlung to Thiwa (1200m) – 4 to 5 hours
Day 6:Trek Thiwa to Amjilosa (2400m) – 4 to 5 hours
Day 7:Trek Amjilosa to Ghunsa (3415m) – 6 to 7 hours
Day 8:Trek Ghunsa to Kambachen (4050m) -5 to 6 hours
Day 9:Acclimatization or Explore Day at Khambachen - visit Jannu View Point (4,400m) -5 to 6 hours
Day 10:Trek Kambachen to Lhonak (4780m) -6 to 7 hours
Day 11:Day trip Lhonak to Pangpema (5,143m) / Kanchenjunga North BC (5388m) back to Lhonak -7 to 8 hours
Day 12:Trek Lhonak to Ghunsa (3595m) -6 to 7 hours
Day 13:Trek Ghunsa to Sele La High Camp (4130m) via Sele La Pass (4,290m) – 4 to 5 hours
Day 14:Trek Sele La Camp to Cheram (3,870m) via Sinion La (4,440m), Mirgin La (4,480m) & Sinelapche Bhanjyang (4,646m) - 4 to 5 hours
Day 15:Trek Tseram to Ramche (4620m) -3 to 4 hours
Day 16:Day trip to Yalung Glacier (4500m), return to Ramche (4620m) -5 to 6 hours
Day 17:Trek Ramche to Lamite Bhanjyang (3310m)-6 to 7 hours
Day 18:
Trek Lamite Bhanjyang to Yamphudin (2090m) - 5 to 6 hours
Day 19:Trek Yamphudin to Phumphe (1860m)-5 to 6 hours
Day 20:Trek Phumphe to Simbu (1845m)-6 to 7 hours
Day 21:Trek Simbu to Taplejung (1870) via Suketar (2420m) -4 to 5 hours
Day 22:Drive Taplejung to Ilam (800m) – 7 to 8 Hours
Day 23:Drive Ilam to Bhadrapur (91m) – 2 ½ to 3 Hours and fly to Kathmandu – 35 to 40 minutes
Day 24:Departure to  your Destination.

Cost Details

What is included?

Arrival and Departure all transportation (airport to Hotel to airport).
Star level 3 night’s Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu twin bed sharing basic. 
Full board meal (breakfast, lunch, dinner) during the trek with Tea, coffee each meal.
Transportation from Kathmandu to Taplejung and Trekking ending point to Kathmandu private tourist bus/ car/ van or plane (Weight limit: 10 kg main baggage and 5 kg hand per passenger/flight).
(KTM to Bhadrapur / Suketar to KTM by air, Bhadrapur to Birtamod by Taxi or jeep, Birtamod to Taplejung by local bus similar beck to Kathmandu also )
Trekking Permit and  Trekkers Information Management System Cards.
Warm down Jacket and Sleeping Bag for the trek.
Government license holder English Speaking experienced Local Guide with their food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment.
A Porter (between 2 people) Each Porter carries Max.20 to 25 kg. Plus their food, accommodation, salary, insurance, and equipment.
1 Sherpa (assistance guide) if group size more than 10 people. Plus their food, accommodation, salary, insurance, and equipment.
Duffle Bag during the trek and first Aid medical kid.
Tourist service charge, vat, Governments Tax, and official expanse if necessary.
Welcome or  Farewell  dinner in Kathmandu

What is not included?

All kinds of beverage including mineral water, Phone calls, laundry, hot shower during Trek.
Travel Insurance and evacuation (compulsory).
Tipping to the crew, and your meal at Kathmandu.
Personal expenses like Shopping, souvenirs, or gift.
Personal mountaineering gears and optional trips and sightseeing if extend. 
Things which don’t mention above, in our services (Trip Cost Includes).
Visa fee, you obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport Kathmandu.

Useful info

Note: The Conditions stated in mentioned itinerary are applicable only for those visitors who choose the complete package. At the same time we also serve you based on your choice. The selection of itineraries and the staff depends on your choice and financial procurement. We provide options on service and itinerary as per your requirements and interest



$2,650 10% OFF

* Group Discount Available

Why Travel?

Why Nepal Holiday Trek and Expedition?

  • FLEXIBILITY on itinerary & dates
  • Customer care and safety/A trustworthy team.
  • Staff welfare/Contribution to our society.
  • Professional & friendly guides
  • Reasonably priced for tour, climbing, trekking, and expedition.
  • Private or Group Tour Options
  • Financially secure/Repeated guests.
  • 7 X 24 back-up service
  • No hidden cost/A trustworthy company.
  • Modify everything according to your interest
  • Experts in group and individual operation
  • Is registered to government authorities
  • Use local manpower and resources, well-paid and insured staff


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