Kanchanjunga Expedition

Attractions

  • World Famous Everest Base Camp
  • Amazing Himalayan views, including Mt. Everest from Kalapatthar
  • Visiting sherpa villages of Namche, Khumjung, Khunde and Dingboche
  • Visiting the biggest and oldest monastery of the region, Tengboche

Kangchenjunga, the third highest mountain in the world lies on the border of Nepal & Sikkim. It was believed to be the highest mountain in the world from 1838 until 1849. It is the most easterly of the great 8,000 meter peaks of the Himalaya with an enormous mountain mass, and many peaks rise from its narrow icy ridges. The peak was first attemted in 1905 but was succeded only in 1955 by a British team. The name Kanchanjunga refers Five Treasuries of Great Snow which means five high peaks that rise from the surrounding glaciers. Avalanches are common in these peaks.

Day 1: Kathmandu (1310m/4298ft)
Our airport representative will be received you at the airport and transfer to Hotel. It is 7km and takes about 10 minutes. Overnight at hotel, B.B plan

Day 2: Kathmandu Valley Sight Seeing
After breakfast beautiful “Kathmandu Valley” sight seeing. This day we visit Shwoyambhunath Stupa, Baudhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple, Patan Durbar Square and Kathmandu Durbar Square. Overnight at hotel, B.B plan

Day 3/5: Stay at Kathmandu for the official procedure

Day 6: Drive to Phidim

Day 7: Stay in Phidim for arrangement of porters

Day 8: Trek to Panchami

Day 9: Trek to Doban

Day 10: Trek to Khewang

Day 11: Trek to Yamphudin

Day 12 Trek to Amje Khola

Day 13: Trek to Toronto

Day 14: Trek to Tseram

Day 15: Trek to Ramje

Day 16: Trek to Glacier Camp

Day 17: Trek to Kanchenjunga Base Camp

Day 18/20: Stay at Base Camp for acclimatization

Day 21/60: Climbing period

Day 61: Return trek to Ramje

Day 62: Trek to Amje Khola

Day 63: Trek to Yamphudin

Day 64: Trek to Khewang

Day 65: Trek to Panchami

Day 66: Trek to Ghopetar

Day 67: Drive Ghopetar to Kathmandu, Transfer to hotel

Day 68: Kathmandu
Rest day at Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel. B.B Plan.

Day 69: Kathmandu
Rest day at Kathmandu. Surprise dinner party. Overnight at hotel. B.B Plan.

Day 70: Departure to Airport Departure to airport for the onward destination.