Kanchenjunga Trekking - 23 Days

Trip Grade Moderate
Accommodation Hotel/Lodge
Best Season Feb-May & Sep-Dec


Kanchenjunga Trekking takes you to the base camp of the world’s third tallest mountain in the remote mountain region with different beautiful rhododendron forests and local settlements. Mt. Kanchenjunga is said to be the third highest mountain in the world that lies partly in Nepal and in Sikkim. The mountain rises to an elevation of 8,586 m. It is located in the far north-eastern corner of Nepal and is considered to be one of the most beautiful mountain massifs in the entire world. The name Kanchenjunga suggests ‘Five Treasures of the Great Snow. It is in reference to the five summits that combine to make up Kanchenjunga.

Our Kanchenjunga Trekking starts after we fly to Suketar from Kathmandu with the Ariel views of different beautiful mountains along with beautiful settlements. We trek towards Khesewa via Lalikharka with steep landscape and different cultural villages. We’ll have acclimatization day in Cheram. After reaching Kanchanjunga Base Camp, we’ll able to see the beautiful the beautiful glimpse of Mt. Kanchenjunga and its neighboring mountains. We trek back to Sekutar via Chirwa and fly back to Kathmandu.

Day by Day Itinerary

As soon you arrive in Kathmandu, a representative will pick you up and transfer you to a hotel. We’ll discuss the tour later. In the evening, you’ll be served special dinner which introduces Nepali food culture.

Early in the morning, we take a flight towards Suketar. You see beautiful Ariel views of different mountains and settlements in the way. After reaching Suketar, we begin our trek towards Lalikharka with a simultaneous ascent and descent on a trail. Overnight in Suketar.

We continue our journey towards Khesewa through steep climb across different forests and small villages. We climb steadily up to Pgumphe Danda which is followed by another ascent towards Khesewa. Overnight in Khesewa.

We trek towards Mamankhe via Kabeli Khola through the trail of different forests and a small stream. We’ll get amazing views of the Himalayan peaks while passing through several small villages. Overnight in Mamankhe.

Early in the morning, we trek towards the uphill alongside the Kabeli Khola. We get an admiring view of the beautiful ridge behind the stream on the way. Overnight in Yamphudin

We continue our trek through terraced farms and green meadows along Amji Khola. After passing Lassiya Bhanjyang, we reach to Tortong. Overnight in Tortong.

We have a steady climb towards Cheram. The trail goes at the side of Simbuwa Khola through the beautiful Lalung Valley with the beautiful view of Tuplung peak, Overnight in Cheram.

Today, we spend our whole day to acclimatize in Cheram. We’ll have a short walk around and explore Yalung Glacier which is the famous viewpoint for Kabaru and Rathong. Overnight in Cheram.

Early in the morning, we continue our trek by a short trek towards Ramchaur. The trail goes through a beautiful valley with an exciting view of several Himalayan peaks. Overnight in Ramchaur.

We further walk towards Yalung Base Camp following a stream before climbing on the moraine top. The views of different mountains including Kumbakarna, Nyukla Lachung, etc. from the base camp are extraordinary. We trek back to Cheram for overnight.

After an early breakfast, we trek towards Sele La by crossing four passes with Sinelapche Bhanjyang. There are different prayer flags on the way. Overnight in Sele La

Early in the morning, we trek towards Ghunsa through the north with Tangbgharma Danda nearby. We pass through several rhododendrons, birch and pine forests on the way. Overnight in Ghunsa.

We further trek along the bank of the river with magnificent mountain scenes. After crossing a bridge at Rampuk Kharka, we reach Kambachen. Overnight in Kambchen

We trek through rock fields and different large boulders on the bank of the river towards Lhonak. Overnight in Lhonak.

After an early breakfast, we trek towards Kanchenjunga Base Camp alongside a gigantic Kanchenjunga Glacier. We descend down to the base camp after passing Pangpema. We can see different mountain views of Kanchenjunga, Jannu Himal and many from the base camp. We trek back to Pangperma for overnight.

We trek back to Lhonak from Pangpema. Overnight in Lhonak

As morning rises, we descend towards Ghunsa via Kambache through steep landscape and several cultural villages. Overnight in Ghunsa.

From Ghunsa, we trek towards Phale through several Manes and a monastery nearby. We pass several rhododendron and pine forests and reach Amjilsoa. Overnight in Amjilsoa

After walking through a beautiful waterfall and passing a small settlement of Solima, we reach Chirwa. Overnight in Chirwa.

The next day, we step our foot towards Phurumbu through several villages and crossing a bridge over Sisne Khola.

Our trek ends today after walking towards Suketar. Overnight in Suketar

Early in the morning, we fly back to Kathmandu. After reaching Kathmandu, you can do some shopping for gifts for your family and friends. Overnight in Kathmandu

Today, our tour comes to an end. A representative will help you with your final departure.