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Kanchenjunga Trek

Tour Cost: USD $ 2250 /pp
  • Kanchenjunga Trek
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  • Kanchenjunga Trek itinerary:
  • Cost Info

Kanchenjunga(8,586m) is the third highest peak in the World. This is the one of the unexplored and virgin trekking route locating at the eastern part of Nepal. Trekking in Kanchenjunga is really pleasing trail that offers us wonderful snow-capped mountains, Landscape and exotic scenic view of the Himalayas. You can enjoy different types of small and high snowy peak above 8,000 m and below 8,000m popular peaks such as Mt. Everest (8,848m), Mt.Makalu (8,201m) and Mt. Lhotse (8,516m) etc.

Kanchenjunga Trekking route can be use from Nepal and Sikkim side too, where we can find many mysterious stories concerning on Himalayan Yeti, the abdominal snowman is believed to be found in this region. Kanchenjunga trek is a special and unforgettable destination among the trekkers because of its landscape, an amazing topography of land. We can see massive wildlife during the trekking such as snow Leopard, Musk deer, Red Panda many more. Kanchenjunga Trekking trail has more exciting and challenging daredevil and popular organizing trip to situated in the Kanchenjunga Conservation Area which is spread over 2,035m sq km from enrich in wildlife diversities also many threatened species of birds such as Impedance Pheasant, Red –Billed blue Magpie, Shy Dragon, Amphibian and Mammals are found in this region and preserved including Snow-leopard, Himalayan black Bear, Musk Deer, Red Panda etc. While, Passing along this trekking trail will provide us to observe the remarkable valleys  with their an amazing culture, traditions of the local inhabitants, magnificent views of the frozen lake crystal clear stream, Okthan glacier, an amazing ascend of Rathong and Kabru , glacial excursion around Ramche etc are the best point view of the Kanchenjunga trekking trail.

Our journey toward the Kanchenjunga will be start from Katmandu to suketar , Taplejung by Domestic Airlines, then we  moves throughout different places such as the forest including rhododendron covered ridge to Lali-Kharka(2,220m)-Keswa(2,100m)-Mamanke(2,000m) above the sea level then pass along Yamphudin(1,650m) to trek towards Lamite Bhanjying,Torotan, Tseram(3,750m), Ramche(4,360m), Mirgin- La (4,663m) across Gunsa(3,475m), Kyapra, move down to Sakathum(1,600m) then finally descend to Phurumbo then back to Taplejung-Suketar(2,300m). In this way we will end our memorable and daredevil trek of Kanchenjunga.

Trip info:


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 third highest mountain Kanchenjunga is collecting many tourist. so, there obviously better Lodge and facilities in compared to previous times. Since, Kanchenjunga Trek is camping trek we provide comfortable dining, kitchen, crew, restroom tents and sleeping materials like mattress, Sleeping bags etc. We provide twin tent for our guest.

  • 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.      

  • Equipment’s:

We believe equipments does matter to make your trip easy and comfortable. Caring excessive quantity of equipment doesn’t make your adventure more interesting but the drawback. So, we request you to carry only selected and needed one and save your extra expenses for other need in trek though we have our potential porters. Warm Clothes, Down Jacket, Trouser, T-shirt, Hiking Boot, Sunglass, Sun cream, Knife, Walking Steak, day back pack, Head Light, Sleeping Bag etc. These are the equipments which you most carry during the trek.


Liner socks, Trekking shirts short sleeve, Thermal underwear, fleece sweaters lightweight, one heavier Easy drying long sleeved base layer shirts, woolen blends trekking socks, pair trekking pants with zip off bottoms

Outer layers

down vest, wind/rain proof over layer - jacket and pants, peak hat, headband, Warm winter hat, lightweight thermal layer hat, pair gloves, down jacket, Pair trekking boots, pair down booties Great for keeping feet warm in tent and while sleeping and for in the tent. Pair flip flops (for late night bathroom runs)

  • 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 Trek does not require past experience, though we have challenging route in Everest 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. 

  • Helping Hand

Profit oriented is not only our priority! we have been helping some of ours very villagers from different corners of Nepal to sustain their social life and help them with education and required materials. We are always looking forward for interested candidates in this field to give helping hand to support and inspire them for their better beginning and good future. If you are interested please contact us: Info@himalayanmagic They really need us, Support us to be their Helping Hand.

  • Note:

We have tailor-made program for Kanchenjunga 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 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(we can organize solo travelers, private & family group as well)
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

  Day 02

Permit preparation day in Kathmandu over night at hotel on Bed & break fast

  Day 03

Flight from Kathmandu to Biratnagar overnight at Hotel on Bed & break fast

   Day 04

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

  Day 05

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

  Day 06

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

  Day 07

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

  Day 08

Trek to Ghunsa 3415 m 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 4145 m 4/5 hours overnight at tea house.

  Day 11

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

  Day 12

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


  Day 13

Trek to Ghunsa 3415 m hours overnight at tea house.


  Day 14

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

  Day 15

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

  Day 16

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

  Day 17

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

  Day 18

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

  Day 19

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

  Day 20

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

  Day 21

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

  Day 22

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

  Day 23

Trek to Suketar 2420 m 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

Trip Cost: USD $ 2250 /pax

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

Cost includes:

(1) Airport picks up and drops
(2) All Transportation
(3) Flight fare Kathmandu / Biratnagar / Kathmandu (Guide + Guests) including Airport Taxes
(4) 3 meals per day during the trek (Breakfast Lunch & Dinner) including Tea or coffee
(5) Accommodation on Tea House (Lodge) or provided Tents during the trek as mentioned in the trek type.
(6) Four night’s accommodation in star Hotel in Kathmandu
(7) High Experienced Government Licensed Guide and Necessary porter during the trek.
(8) All Government local Taxes
(9) Kanchenjunga National park Fees
(10) Special permit for Kanchenjunga Trek
(11) (TIMS) Trekkers information Management System
(12) First Aid kit and general equipment for Porter
(13) Guide and porter salary
(14) All Sherpas Staff insurance during the trekking and extra services according to the guest per Demand.

Cost excludes:

(1) Trekking equipment any type of personal expenses such as Alcoholic Beverage drinks, phone and Laundry.
(2) Emergency Rescue and Travel Insurance. Trip Cancellation cost accident or Health, Loss Theft or Damage and personal effects.
(3)Tips and Gratuities