Kanchenjunga Circuit Trek

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  • Kanchenjunga Circuit Trek
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  • Kanchenjunga Itinerary
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Kanchenjunga Circuit trek is the challenging trekking destinations lying at Taplejung District in the eastern part of Nepal. The major attraction of superb mountains over 8,000m Mt. Kanchenjunga is the world’s third Highest Mountain. Our trail will be start flight from Kathmandu to Biratnagar than trail move along the several villages of KT route. It is one of the quite longer trekking trails to high pas Mirgin-La (4,645m) than back to another part of the Kanchenjunga region. It offers us best chance to explore scenery nature, culture of the different ethnic inhabitants and their life style, green forest, lakes, mountains etc.

Kanchenjunga Circuit includes City sightseeing to adventure trip during your vacation in the Himalaya. Being unique hiking trail of the eastern Nepal, we would like to recommend all the lovers of the adventurous trekkers only for spring and autumn season because of change in climate and flight problem.


We give our first priority to our guest to serve them at superior level that is what making us today Himalayan Magic Treks. For the accommodation we have been providing star hotels in Katmandu and even normal guest house according to the guest demands and need. During the trek we provide standard Guest House with sound environment and hygienic food for the guest to make their trip happening and healthy. Being one of the rising destination in the world Eastern Nepali region collecting many tourist. so, there obviously better Lodge and facilities in compared to previous times.

  • Meals:

We get paradise of food especially in the cities areas especially in Katmandu valley. We have a lot of restaurants with different cuisine in city but during the camping trek we get to eat from Continental, Indian and Nepali menu especially choices like Pasta, Pizza, Mo. Mo, soup items, Potatoes items, Dal Bhat, Hot drinks Tea & Coffee etc. Our camping cook are well trained and certified from Nepal Academy of Tourism and hotel Management.

  • Our Team:

Being homeland of Himalayas, it’s obvious to have challenging routes, High altitude problems, Weather and other conditions; any of those situations is big enough to ruin your trip. Leading around the steeply hills and rocky routes is not a job of common climbers and trekkers. Himalayan Magic Treks have been providing native leaders and staffs working in this field perfectly since long years to overcome tough challenges and make your trip a golden memory. They are trained and well certified by the Government of Nepal. All of our staffs have received emergency guidance in Himalaya’s and have knowledge of first Aid for our guest. We never compromise giving safety to our staffs, therefore we provide insurance and medical services during the trek and compensation when they need especially to Porters, Kitchen member and other.

  • Field Staffs:

we are  very much concern about the comfort of our guest and whenever it is about the staffs in the field. When we are on trek trekking through challenging route we need proper number of workers like Guide, Porter, Assistance guide, Camping members and other staffs. We provide 1 assistance guide with every 4 - 9 guests and 2 assistance guide with 10 guests. We do need strong and portable Porters to carry our weights, We provide 1 porters for 2 guest depending on guest stuffs and we allow only 25 kg for porters. We have professional and expert Guide, Leader and City guide in the field and can speak proper English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, Korean and other required. We can also manage any other staffs as per your demand.      

  • Safety & Security:

Security is our primary concern! From your beginning day (we will be there to pick you up with our staffs and identity) to departure date (airport drop services) we are always there to help you. We have proper remedial services during the trek with professional staffs; first aid kit, oxygen bag and Helicopter service for emergency rescue whenever trekkers get physical Loss or altitude sickness. We have focused more on acclimatization days to get rid of altitude sickness too.

  • Best Season to Trek in Nepal:

Autumn (September - November) and Spring (March - May) is the best trekking season for the trekking and mountaineering in Nepal.  Weather is mostly clear and temperature is moderate which offers beautiful views without any obstruction. Spring collects beautiful flowers, plants and rare animals Walking is also very much suitable during this season. 

Summer (June - August) and Winter (December - February). Though Summer collects heavy monsoon rainfall it is very much clear to trek around Mustang, Dolpo and Nar- Phu valley since they are rain shadow areas.  Tibet is much more favorable for Tibet trek. Everest, Langtang and Annapurna are always comfortable to trek even in winter season.

  • Experience & Fitness:

Trekking in Nepal for Kanchenjunga Circuit Trek does require past experience, though we have challenging route in Kanchenjunga compared to Annapurna our itinerary suggests to walk comfortable distances. Trekking in Himalayas always takes us to challenging altitudes and rocky routes, demands proper rest time and acclimatization to sustain their strength. We always have both listed properly in our itinerary. However certain training like Running, Skipping and other workout will definitely help you in roots. 

  • Acclimatization:

Altitude sickness is a significant risk when trekking on any trails above about 2,500m. However good health, proper care and drinking plenty of water will definitely help you to prevent from altitude sickness. Every trekkers needs to be familiar with the heights so, for this we have life saving acclimatization days during the trek, peak climbing and expedition. We also provide certain medical support for your relief and emergency rescue through helicopter whenever guest require.

  • Eco Friendly: 

We only leave foot prints! Himalayan Magic Treks is very much concern agency on environment pollution and Global Warming. We are always serious and genuine towards our garbage during the trek especially in Camping type. We collect all the rubbish and deposit it to proper place to protect our environment. We also partake in every program conducted in KEEP Kathmandu Environmental Education Project. We also suggest all travelers to protect our environment and Stop Global Warming

  • Note:

We have tailor-made program for Kanchenjunga Circuit Trek. Days in the itinerary are always flexible, can be increased & decreased depending on your holiday and time schedule. Trekking in Everest around the Himalayan region goes through unexpected complication like natural and health challenges resulting chances in the itinerary for your security during the trek by our professional guides and leader to take you to final point safe and sound so, please cooperate with your guide for you protection.

Trekking Name:Kanchenjunga Circuit Trek
Hotels:(In Kathmandu, Briatnagar) Budget Hotel, start to 5 stars Hotel as per Guest’s request
Accommodation:Mountains Lodges (Guest House)
Transportation:Land transportation (Car, Van, Local bus, Tourist Bus)
Domestic flights:Kathmandu /Biratnagar/Kathmandu
Attractions: this trail provides best opportunity to explore wonderful snow-capped mountains, an amazing landscape, topography of this region and its exotic scenery view of the massif Himalayan peak which are above and below 8000m such as Mt. Everest (8,848m), Mt. Makalu (8,201m) and Mt. Lhotse (8,516m) and can observe the enrich wildlife diversities and many other threatened species of birds and wild animals.
Best Season:April, May and Sept, Oct, Nov
Walking hours:per day 5 to 7 hours
Group size:2 to 14 members
Minimum Alt:Chhirwa (1185 m)
Maximum Alt:Kanchanjunga Base camp (5140)
Duration: 25 Days

   Day 01

Arrival at Kathmandu International Airport, welcome Program by Himalayan Magic Treks member transfer to Hotel in Kathmandu on Bed & breakfast Plan.

   Day 02

Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley overnight at hotel on Bed & breakfast Plan.

   Day 03

Flight from Kathmandu to Biratnagar overnight at Hotel on Bed & breakfast Plan.

   Day 04

Drive to Taplejung 2,420m by Local Bus 8/9 hours overnight at Lodge

   Day 05

Trek to Chhirwa 1185m 6/7 hours overnight at tea house.

   Day 06

Trek to Sekathum 1650m 5/6 hours overnight at tea house.

  Day 07

Trek to Gyabla 2725m 6/7 hours overnight at tea house.

  Day 08

Trek to Ghunsa 3415m 6/7 hours overnight at tea house.

  Day 09

Rest day for acclimatization visit monastery around Ghunsa hours overnight at tea house.

   Day 10

Trek to Khambachen 4145m 4/5 hours overnight at tea house.

   Day 11

Trek to Lhonak 4792m 3 ½ hours overnight at tea house.

   Day 12

Early morning hike to Kanchanjunga Base camp 5140m ( Pangpema) see the incredible of Mount Kanchanjunga, Nepal Peak, Dromo peak, Kirat Chuli, Kangbachen, many etc. then back to lhonak 4792m 7/8   hours overnight at tea house.

   Day 13

Trek to Ghunsa 3415m hours overnight at tea house.

   Day 14

Trek to Selele 4200m 4 ½ hours overnight at tea house.

   Day 15

Trek to Tseram 3868m via Miring-la 4645m Sinlapche pass 4645m this day quite challenging day due to High pass 6/7 hours overnight at tea house

   Day 16

Trek to Ramche 4610m 4 hours overnight at tea house.

   Day 17

Trek Visit to Oktang Tempale, Glacier, 4740m see the incredible view of Mont Kabru, Kanchanjunga, yalungkang, kumbakarna many etc. Trek back to Tseram 3868m, 6/7hours overnight at camp.

   Day 18

Trek to Torongten 2980m 3 hours overnight at tea house.

   Day 19

Trek to Sherpa gaun 1792m 7/8 hours overnight at tea house.

   Day 20

Trek to Phumpe dada 1860m 6/7 hours overnight at tea house.

   Day 21

Trek to Kadevanjyang 2190m 6/7 hours overnight at tea house.

   Day 22

Trek to Lali kharka 2266m 5/6 hours overnight at tea house.

   Day 23

Trek to Suketar 2420m 3 ½ hours overnight at tea Lodge.

   Day 24

Morning Fly Back to via Biratnagar Kathmandu transfer to Hotel evening farewell dinner with Typical Nepali Culture.

   Day 25

Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination.

The Trip cost will vary depending on the Group Size duration of days and Services required please contact us via our email info@himalayanmagictreks.com with your details to obtain a Quote.

Cost includes:

  • Airport Picks up & drops by private vehicles.
  •  Flight Fare Kathmandu / Taplejung / Kathmandu
  •  Airport Taxes 
  • 3 meals per day during the trek (Breakfast Lunch Dinner) including Tea or coffee
  • All Accommodation on Tea House (Lodge) or provided Tents during the trek as mentioned in the trek type.
  • Star Hotel in Kathmandu on B / B plan  
  • English Speaking guide
  • All Government local Taxes
  •  Kanchenjunga National park Fees
  •  Kanchenjunga Special permits 
  • (TIMS) Trekker’s information Management System
  •  First Aid kit and general equipment for Porter
  •  Guide and porter salary
  •  Guide porters insurance during the trekking and extra services according to the guest per Demand
  •  Company T-shirt as gift
  • Tour Certificate
  • farewell dinner with typical Nepali restaurant.

Cost Excludes:

  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu
  • Trekking equipment any type of personal expenses such as Alcoholic Beverage drinks, phone and Laundry
  • Emergency Rescue and Travel Insurance, Trip Cancellation cost accident or Health, Loss Theft or Damage and personal effects.
  •  Entry into Temples and monastery during the Sightseeing tour
  • Tips