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Mount Kanchenjunga

Mount Kanchenjunga

$ 5415 per person

Mount Kanchenjunga Expedition (8,586m)

Mount Kanchenjunga (8,586m) is the third highest peak on the planet. It is one of the brilliant mountains of the world.

The name Kanchenjunga means ‘crystal clear’ in the local language.

Mount Kanchenjunga is famous as the ‘ Five Treasures of the Great Snow.’ It refers to the five summits that make up Kanchenjunga.

Mount Kanchenjunga is one of the unexplored and virgin trekking routes in Nepal. This beautiful trekking destination lies at the north-east region of Nepal.

Mt. Kanchenjunga was assumed to be the highest mountain in the world until 1852. The British Great Trigonometric Survey in 1849 declared Mount Everest as the highest peak and Kanchengunja as the third highest.

In 1955, Joe Brown and George Band first climbed Mount Kanchenjunga.

Approaches to ABC

The journey to the queen of the mountains starts with a flight to Bhadrapur. The trekking then begins from Taplejung.

The trekking routes pass through Lalikhark, Khewan, Yamphudin, Amjekhola, Tseram, Kanchenjunga glacier and finally to Kanchenjunga Base Camp.

The track passes through the Arun valley, the most beautiful regions for trekking in Nepal. The lands are covered with rice-terraced fields, gorgeous villages, green forests.

The base camp is set in the meadows of Panorama at 5180 m.

Experience Required

It is one of the toughest peaks in the world regarding technical difficulty. It has a complex structure. It has vertical relief and the steep climbing near the summit.

The North Face is considered as the toughest and the safest to climb. It is technical climbing. It is not suitable for an inexperienced climber. But, it is a delight for a professional climber.

The most challenging part is to the North Col. It is mixed with ice and rock climbing. The Sherpas will establish a fixed rope on the Col. It will gear up safely.

Best time

The best season for climbing in April, May (pre-monsoon) and September, October (post-monsoon).

 

Duration: 50 Days
Tour Type: Private and Group Tour
Maximum Altitude: 8586 Meters
Trek Difficulty: High

    1
    Day 01: Arrival, transfer to hotel, trek and expedition briefing
    2
    Day 02: Preparation for Mt. Kanchenjunga Expedition
    3
    Day 03: Fly to Bhadrapur
    4
    Day 04: Fly to Suketar - Taplejung and stay at the lodge
    5
    Day 05: Trek to LaliKhark & camping
    6
    Day 06: Trek to Khewan & camping
    7
    Day 07: Trek to Yamphudin & camping
    8
    Day 08: Trek to AmjeKhola & camping
    9
    Day 09: Trek to Torontan & camping
    10
    Day 10: Trek to Tseram & camping
    11
    Day 11: Trek to Ramje & camping
    12
    Day 12: Acclimatization/hiking
    13
    Day 13: Trek to Kanchenjunga glacier & camping
    14
    Day 14: Kanchenjunga Base Camp
    15
    Day 15-42: Climbing Mt. Kanchenjunga
    16
    Day 43: Trek to Ramje & camping
    17
    Day 44: Trek to AmjeKhole & camping
    18
    Day 45: Trek to Yamphudin & camping
    19
    Day 46: Trek to Khewang & camping
    20
    Day 47: Trek to laliKharka & camping
    21
    Day 48: Trek to Suketar and stay at the lodge
    22
    Day 49: Fly to Kathmandu
    23
    Day 50: Departure day

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