Kanchanjunga Circuit Trek

27 Day/s Camping in Nepal

Kanchanjunga is the third highest mountain in the world at 8598 m and the most challenging peaks to climb. Situated Nepal and Sikkim border, it offers some of the world's most exciting trekking off the beaten track to the remote northeast Nepal and the land of the ancient Lomi race. Trekking to the remote north or south base camps requires a fully organized camping trek with all meals cooked by our trained Sherpa cooks.

From the base Camp at Pang Pema we admire the beauty of the Huge North Face of Kanchenjunga. The latter half of the trek traverses the southern side of the mountain via Mirgin La Pass (4663m). The view of Pyramid Peak, Jannu and the South face of Kanchenjunga(8586m) is spectacular. The trek also highlights the cultural of the remote villages dominated by the ethnical tribes including Rai, Limbu and Sherpas. Kanchenjunga National Park, the home to elusive snow Leopardis a paradise for wildlife lovers as well.

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu [1,300m/4,264 ft]

DAY 02: Full day tour in Kathmandu

DAY 03: Fly Kathmandu to Biratnagar (81 m/266 ft)

DAY 04: Fly from Biratnagar to Suketar (2,420 m/7,938 ft) or Drive from Phidim (1,179 m/ (3,868 ft) to Suketar

DAY 05: Suketar to Mitlung (921 m/3,021 ft)

DAY 06: Mitlung to Chirwa (1,270 m/4166 ft)

DAY 07: Chirwa to Sukathum (1,576 m/5,169 ft)

DAY 08: Sukathum to Amjilosa (2,308 m /7,570 ft)

DAY 09: Amjilosa to Gyabla (2,730 m /8,954 ft)

DAY 10: Gyabla to Ghunsa (3,595 m/11,792 ft)

DAY 11: Acclimatisation day at Ghunsa

DAY 12: Ghunsa to Kambachen (4,050 m/13,284 ft)

DAY 13: Acclimatization Day at Kambachen

DAY 14: Kambachen to Lhonak (4,780 m/15,678 ft)

DAY 15: Trek to Pangpema/Kanchenjunga North Base Camp (5,388 m/17,673 ft)

DAY 16: Trek back to Kambachen (4,050 m/13,284 ft)

DAY 17: Kambachen to Ghunsa (3,595 m/11,792 ft)

DAY 18: Ghunsa toSele Le (4,290 m/14,071 ft)

DAY 19: Sele Le to Cheram (3,870 m/12,694 ft)

DAY 20: Cheram to Ramche (4,580 m/15,022 ft) and return back to Cheram

DAY 21: Cheram to Tortong (2,995 m/9,824 ft)

DAY 22: Tortong to Yamphudin (2,080 m/6,822 ft)

DAY 23: Yamphudin to Yangpang (1,007 m/3,304 ft)

DAY 24: Yangpang to Thorpu (1,500 m/4,290 ft)

DAY 25: Thorpu to Birtamod (300 m/ 984 ft)

DAY 26: Drive from Birtamod to Bhadrapur then Fly to Kathmandu

DAY 27: Final departure


We will be staying in a 3-star to 5-star (on additional cost) hotel in Kathmandu and Biratnagar and in tented camps during the trek. All accommodations will be on twin-shared basis. Single supplement can be served on as per the preference of the traveler on an additional single supplement cost that may vary according to the group size and category of hotel you choose to stay in. However it might be difficult to set up a separate single tent at higher elevations and we need to consider the conditions.


You can enjoy typical Nepalese cuisine throughout the trip. However, all types of international cuisines (Tibetan, Continental, Italian, Indian, etc.) can also be arranged as per your requirement. During the trek our best and experienced cooks among the group will be preparing healthy and hygienic food for the whole team. We will be serving you three meals a day. A farewell dinner will be organized in Kathmandu at the end of the trip.

What's Included

  • All airport/hotel transfers.
  • Hotels in Kathmandu and Biratnagar on BB basis
  • Sightseeing as per the itinerary with local English speaking Guide
  • Entrance fees during guided tour
  • Water proof tents and sleeping bags for accommodation during trek
  • An experienced English-speaking trekking guide and Sherpa porters to carry luggage (2 trekkers:1 porter) including their salary, insurance, equipment, transfers, food and lodging
  • All necessary paper work and permits (ACAP, TIMS )
  • All government and local taxes

  • What's Not Included

  • Nepalese visa fee
  • Domestic / International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Biratnagar
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu or Biratnagar in case of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the trek (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)

  • On arrival at Kathmandu you will be transferred to your respective hotels. All transfers for sightseeing inside the valley will be arranged on the agency's private car. We will be either catching up a flight up to Biratnagar. Depending upon the availability we will be either flying to Surkhet or drive form Biratnagar to Phidim.

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