Kanchenjunga national park is a pristine mountain park, named after its massive snow treasure Mount Kanchenjunga. Mount Kanchenjunga is third highest mountain in the world scaling 8,586m. The park is still enjoying on its wilderness, untouched by the change of time. The trek will go through diverse land topography, forests and villages.
Suggested typical day to day itinerary
Kathmandu – Bhadrapur/Suketar
Drive to Ilam, explore Ilam tea garden, overnight in Ilam.
Ilam – Taplejung/Suketar
Overnight stay in Taplejung or Suketar(2420m). Prepare backpack for trek.
Taplejung – Sinbu
Sinbu – Phumpe Danda / Mamankhe
Mamankhe – Yamphudin
Yamphudin – Tortong
Tortong – Cheram
Cheram – Ramche
Explore around Yalung Khang basecamp
Ramche – Selela
The day is hard, on the way Selela pass 4646m. Overnight at Selela.
Selela – Ghunsha
4 hour walk down through the rhododendron forest
Ghunsha to Kambachen
4/5 hour (4050m)
Kambachen to Lhonak
5/6 hour (4750m)
Lhonak to Pangpema basecamp
4/5 hour (5143m )
Pangpema basecamp to Lhonak
4 hours / Rantag
Lhonak to Ghunsha
Ghunsha to Gyabla
Yabla to Tapke Thok
Tapke Thok to Sinuwa
Sinuwa to Taplejung / Suketar
Taplejung to Bhadrapur / Illam
Bhadrapur to Kathmandu
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner according to available menu.
Hot water, Coffee, Snickers, Fruits
Accommodation in a teahouse or tent
Well experienced mountain guide and Climbing gears
Flight Tickets Kathmandu – Bhadrapur – Suketar
National park entry permits and other permits
First aid kit and satellite phone.
Alcohol, Cigarettes and other personal expenses
Travel, accidental/ health insurance (mandatory).
International airfare and airport tax, Visa fee Guides/ Porter’s tip.
Personal belongings (i.e.camera, water bottle, extra money, sunscreen, sunglasses, sunhat, hiking shorts/ synthetic T-shirt etc).
Hiking boots, sports shoe/ trainers, 3/4 woolen socks ,2pairs liners socks, 1 pairs gloves, warm hat, 1 Day back pack and duffel bag for your clothing.
Warm layers, down or synthetic jackets, fleece, hiking pants, thermals.
Comprehensive list will be provided after you book the trip.
Most of the items can be bought or hired in Kathmandu.
Note: This trip can be customized according to the group size, stay duration and budget. Please send us an inquiry to get the details.