Kanchenjunga Phidim Trek

Facts of the Trip

Duration: 25 Days

Highest access: 4802m

Group Size: Min 2 to Max 14

Location: Kanchenjunga Conservation Area

Grade: Challenging/Adventure

Best season: Feb- May & Sept, Oct-Dec

Culture: Cultural program with Special Dinner

Transportation: Bus/Private vehicle

Accommodation: Hotel/Guest House

Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner + Tea or Coffee

  • Kanchenjunga Phidim Trek
  • Itinerary: 
  • Cost Info:

Kanchenjunga Phidim Trek is one of the fascinating trekking destinations towards the remote areas of the Eastern region of Nepal. Mt. Kanchenjunga (8,586m) is known as the five great Treasure house of snow which is the world’s third highest mountain peak that located in the conservation Area of Nepal. Which consists of dense forests, alpine meadows and high altitude wetlands through is tranquil, picturesque mountain wilderness to explore the world’s 3rd highest peak.  

Kanchenjunga treks from the border between India and Nepal, being one of the least explored regions due to its remoteness it provides us stunningly beautiful and ecologically diverse conservation areas in the Eastern region of Nepal. This region is taken as least populated area in Nepal, Kanchenjunga phidim trek up through lush valleys full seasonal flowers, home land of the Limbu and Rai in the mid hills who speak a language related to Tibetan and follow the mixture of Buddhist and Hindu and animal beliefs. It will be one of the surprising destinations because of its rich wildlife such as musk deer, blue sheep, and yak as It is the home to the different wild animals such as snow leopard, red panda and Vulnerable Himalayan black bear, Assamese macaque and clouded leopard etc. This trekking trail provides us best opportunity to observe the overwhelming range o Himalayas on the way to the trail.

While walking through the beautiful village of Rai and Limbu and pristine rhododendrons forest and most remarkable views of massif Himalayan views such as Everest, Kanchenjunga, and Makalu itself provide us a one of the most incredible experience.

Day 01Arrival at Kathmandu 1400m, welcome program by Himalayan Magic Treks member and direct transfer to Hotel in Kathmandu on Bed & Breakfast
Day 02Kathmandu – Dharan (428m) by bus Overnight at Guest House.
Day 03
Dharan - Dhankuta (1,158m) to Hille (1822m)to Basantpur Overnight at Guest House.
Day 04
Rest Day at Basantapur for Getting Prepared For the Trek
Day 05
Trek Basantpur to Chauki(2,400m) Overnight at Guest House.
Day 06Trek Chauki –Gupha Pokhari (2,940m) to Gurja Gaon (2,145m) Overnight at Guest house.
Day 07Trek Gurja Gaon to Mitlung(1,160m) Overnight at Guest House.
Day 08Trek Mitlung to Chirwa (1,171m) Overnight at Guest house.
Day 09Trek Chirwa to Sekathum (1,635m) Overnight at Guest house
Day 10Trek Sekathum to Forest Camp Before Torton(2,600m) Overnight at Guest House
Day 11
Trek Torton to Walangchun Gola(3,050m)Oernight at Guest House.
Day 12Stay at Walangchun Gola and Explore the area.
Day 13Another Free Day For exploring the area
Day 14Trek Walanchun Gola to Nango la (4,500m) Overnight at Guest House
Day 15Trek Nango La Phedi to nanglo la Phedi (4,802m)- ghunsa (3,468m)Overight at Guest House
Day 16
Trek Ghunsa to  Mirgin La (4,583m) Overnight at Guest House.
Day 17
Trek Mirgin La to Tseram(3725m) Overnight at Guest House.
Day 18
Trek Tseram to chittre (2,250m) Overnight at Guest House.
Day 19
Trek Chittre to Yamphudin (2,090m) - memankhe (1,650m) Overnight at Guest House.
Day 20
Trek Meamkhe to Tellok (960m) - Tharpu (990m) Overnight at Guest House.
Day 21
Trek Tharpu to  Gopetar (2,050m) Overnight at Guest House.
Day 22
Drive Gopetar to Phidim (1,264m) Ilam (1,229m) Overnight at Guest House..
Day 23
Drive IIam to Birtamod 85m Overnight at Guest House.
Day 24
 Drive from Birtamod to Kathmandu By bus overnight Hotel on bed & Breakfast
Day 25
Departure to airport for 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.
  • Kathmandu /Dharan & Birtamod to Kathmandu by Tourist Bus
  • 3 meals per day during the trek (Breakfast Lunch Dinner) including Tea or coffee
  • All Ground-transportation above program
  • 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
  • Duffle Bags refundable to protect your Luggage
  • 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