Mt Kanchenjunga is a 3rd highest mountain (8598m) of the world, and obviously it is located in the north eastern part of Nepal. Mount Kanchenjunga is the major attraction of the Kanchenjunga trek, it is one of the most difficult trekking routes of Nepal. It does not offers any kind of modern facility. Most of the time, trekkers have to stay at tea houses and tent. Though it is a third highest mountain in the world, less amount of trekkers reach there in Kanchenjunga than other trekking routes of Nepal since it is difficult one. But nowadays, this trek is getting popular in the world because of its cultural diversity and remote areas.
Unlike the Everest and Annapurna region, it is less crowded. So that you will be rewarded silence environment here with lots of beautiful rural villages, cultural and geographical diversity and greenery.
Before 1852, Kanchenjunga was thought to be the highest mountain in the world. However, it actually knew that it is not highest it is 3rd highest when all measurements were set and made by Great Trigonometrical Survey in India.
Note: This Trekking need two person.
Drive from Kathmandu to Taplejung (1820m)by makalu bus for 23 hours.
Trek Taplejung to Mitlung (921m) for 5 hours
Trek Mitlung to Chiruwa (1270m)for 5 hours .
Trek Chiruwa to Helllok (1740m)for 5 hours .
Trek Hellok to Gyabla(2760m) for 6hours.
Trek Gyabla to Ghunsa (3595m) for 6 hours.
Rest Day in Ghunsa.
Trek Ghunsa to Khargpachen (4050m)for 5 hours.
Trek Khargpachen to Lhonak (4780m) for 5 hours. (Last place for hotel on the way there is no launch place)
Trek Lhonak to Kanchanjunga Base Camp (5143m) and trek back to Lhonak for lunch and continue trek to khangpanchen which takes about 8 hours ).
Trek Khangpanchen to Ghunsa(3595m) for 3 hours .
Trek Ghunsa to sele la Camp (4200m) for 6 hours.
Trek Sellela camp to Cheram (4440 ) via selele pass and sinion for 7 hours
Trek Cheram to Okhardhunga (4730m) for 8 hours.
Trek Okhardhunga to Yalung Base Camp(5400m)and back to the Ramchaur (4580m) for 6 hours.
Trek Ramchaur to Tortong (2995m)for 6 hours .
Trek Tortong to Mamankhe (1920m) for 6 hours .
Trek Mamankhe to Kande Bhanjyang (2179m) for 7 hours .
Drive from Kande Bhanjyang to Taplejung(1820m) by bus/ jeep for 5 hours
Taplejung to Kathmandu for 23 hours by Makalu Bus.
On the way to kathmandu From Taplejung.