Bokta Peak Climbing (6614m) is vastly admired trekking peak in Kanchenjunga conservation area of Nepal. You can savor the pristine natural and cultural possession of the Kanchenjunga region and the thrilling mountaineering experience during this ascent.Kanchenjunga conservation area 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.We might also see snow leopard, red panda, musk deer and several species of birds and butterflies preserved in the country’s most pristine Oak and Rhododendron forest. After trekking through the forested area of
Kanchenjunga the trail passes through high altitude with less vegetation and more rocky terrain. We will cross Mirgin La Pass of 4725 meters and enjoy the panoramic views of mount Makalu, Chamlang and Everest. After then we trek through the massive glacier of Kanchenjunga from where we will get to see the most incredible close up view of mount Kanchenjunga.Finally we will reach to the base camp of mount Kanchenjunga at Pang Pema. After then we will start trekking back to Suketar collecting many unforgettable moments of the trek. Kanchenjunga Circuit trek will certainly fill you with new energy and inspiration in your life.Bokta peak climbing through You can learn more about Kanchenjunga Conservation Area.
Get to Kanchenjunga’s southern base camp at 4600m above sea level
Gaze at the world’s third tallest mountain Kanchenjunga 8586m
Discover around 3000 species of alpine floras
Experience the wilderness of pristine Kanchenjunga conservation area
Eat like a local, trek like a local
Early morning you will take a take a flight from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur which will take around 45 minutes. During the flight you can get stunning view of the Himalayas on the north. From Bhadrapur you will take a bus drive to Taplejung via winding road of Illam team garden and Phidim. Today you will stay overnight in Taplejung Bazar.
From Taplejung you will take a jeep drive to Sinuwa. From there you will start your trek by crossing a suspension bridge. You will descend down to Tamor river passing by beautiful farm lands and settlements. You will then trek uphill through terraced fields and get to Hellok for staying overnight.
Today you will trek to Yasang via Mamasik village. You will trek up through the scattered settlements stopping by tea houses and drinking tea. Then you will trek further along the bank of Simbuwa river and get to Yasang for staying overnight.
The Yasang village you will continue trekking upstream along the Simbhuwa river. You will trek through dense bamboo and rhododendron forest along the trail. Through out the trail your guide will tell you interesting facts about the region.
Today you will continue your trek along the Simbhuwa river and pass by stunning valley of Lalung. The trek through the pristine subtropical forest accompanied by numerous species of birds and butterflies will give you an enchanting experience of nature. Along the way you can get beautiful view of Tuplung peak and stunning landscapes. Further trekking you will get to the village of Cheram for staying overnight.
The village of Cheram you will trek further upwards and reach to the snout of Yalung glacier. On the way you can get dramatic views of mount Kanchenjunga and Jannu. Further trekking you will pass through the beautiful settlement in Lapsang and reach Ramche for staying overnight.
Leaving Ramche to Bokta peak base camp, we begin our trek with a gradual ascend over rocky and loose trails. The trails in this section are often snow covered and icy. So, we may have to make use of ropes and crampons. Our climb can be tiring, so resting every now and then helps in restoring energy while trekking in higher altitudes. We will arrive at a good camping site known as Bokta Peak Base Camp.
Bokta Peak Base Camp, our trail climbs up on top of a rocky ridge and from there we will gradually climb to reach a good camping site at 5,720 meters. During our climbing trek, we will have glorious views of Kanchenjunga Himalaya Range and surrounding high Himalaya valleys. Once we reach our campsite, our climbing sherpa team crew will set up the camp and make necessary checks on our health conditions and climbing gears needed for climbing the summit of Bokta Peak.
Early in the morning we all were desperately waiting for Fully acclimatized and properly equipped we start early with the aim to reach the top the summit as the strong winds after midday can create obstacles in reaching the summit. Following the footsteps and guidance of our experienced climbing experts we will overcome several technical sections and head towards the peak summit. Our tiring climb to the summit of Bokta Peak is rewarded with magnificent views of Kanchenjunga, Kumbhakarna, Dhormo Peak, Nupchu and some other snow-capped Himalaya range .We will spend a short quality time at the summit and then descend following the same route back to the base camp.
Early morning you will start trekking upwards to Sinelapche pass, along the trail you can see rare species of alpine floras. After crossing the pass you will cross two more passes before reaching Sele La pass. You will stay overnight in Sele La pass.
Today you will trek down to Ghunsa through the pristine forest of birch, pine and rhododendron trees. You will trek by a Chhorten and prayer flags and get to Gunsa. In Ghunsa village you can enjoy warm Nepalese hospitality and stay overnight.
Today you will take rest in Ghunsa and spend the day exploring surrounding places. Your guide will take you on a morning hike to a monastery and rest of the day you will stroll around the Sherpa village doing amazing activities.
You will continue trekking further from Ghunsa village passing by several Mani walls and monasteries. You will then trek down via Phale and cross the Chhundatangka river. On the way you will be accompanied by beautiful water falls and river streams. After then you will cross Sumbung river and reach to Amjilosa. You will stay overnight in Amjilosa.
Today is the last day of trekking in the remote area of eastern Nepal. You will trek through the the village of Solima and cross Ghunsa river to the village of Sukathum. You will continue trekking through the terraced farm fields and scattered settlements and reach to Hellok. You will stay overnight in Hellok.
Early in the morning today you will take a jeep drive to Illam via Taplejung Bazar. You road goes winding over the steep hill crossing river Kabeli you will reach to Phidim Bazar. Then you will drive further through Rake village and get to Illam for staying overnight.
Today early in the morning your guide will take you to explore the famous tea garden of Kanyam. After refreshing for a while in Kanyam tea garden you will start driving towards Bhadrapur airport on the plain of Terai. You will take a 45 minute flight to Kathmandu and your guide will drive you to your inn. Rest of the day you can spend in leisure and in the evening you will be invited in a farewell dinner from our company. You will stay overnight in Kathmandu.
- Airport/ hotel pick up and drop off by private vehicle
- Hotels in Kathmandu, inclusive of breakfast
- Meals during the trek
- Government licensed, experienced English speaking guide
- One porter per two people
- Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine for all staff.
- All government taxes
- One trekking map per person
- Kanchenjunga permit and conservation fee
- Surface transportation
- Sleeping bags and down jackets for the trek (should be refunded after trek)
- First aid kit
- Domestic flight tickets KTM–BDR/Suketar
- Trekking Map
- Optional trips and sightseeing if extended
- Excess baggage charges (if you have more than 20 kg of luggage, a cargo charge is around $1.5 per kg)
- Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
- Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
Day pack (25–35 liters)
Sleeping bag comfortable to -10 to -20 Degree(dependent upon season, weather forecast and personal preference) optional
Waterproof and comfortable hiking boots
Camp shoes (down booties or running shoes)
Head light with extra batteries
Trekking Clothing(3 pair t-shirt,2 pairs trousers or trekking pants,
Wicking, quick-dry boxers or briefs (3)
Wicking, quick-dry sports bra (for women)
Heavyweight long underwear bottoms
Mid weight long underwear bottoms
Mid weight long underwear top
Wool or synthetic T-shirts (2)
Mid weight fleece or soft-shell jacket (2)
Convertible hiking pants
Fleece pants or insulated pants
Lightweight waterproof/breathable rain pants
Mid weight fleece gloves or wool gloves
Mid weight fleece/wool winter hat
Mid weight wool or synthetic socks (3 pairs)
Liner socks (optional)
Sun lotion 35 to 50
Personal medicine kits