Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek Itinerary

Day 01Arrival and transfer to Hotel in Kathmandu

Airport pick up by our representative and transferred to hotel. Overnight at good hotel in Kathmandu – Thamel.

Day 02Kathmandu Guided Sightseeing tour

Hotel breakfast.

Pick up from your hotel and explore Kathmandu.

Kathmandu Durbar Square: UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE.

Pashupatinath Temple: The most sacred temple of Hindu Lord Shiva in the world - UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE.

Boudhanath Stupa: The largest Stupa in Nepal and the holy place for Tibetan Buddhism - UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE.

Swayambhunath Stupa: Monkey Temple, one of the oldest Buddhist Stupa in Valley.

• Back to Hotel.

• Tour briefing.

• Last minute shopping or rest and relax.

• Overnight at hotel.

Day 03Fly to Bhadrapur - 100m, and drive to Ilam - 3,600m

• Hotel breakfast and check out (You may leave here your unnecessary stuff during trekking).

• Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Airport.

• 45 minutes scenic flight to Bhadrapur.

• Drive to Ilam, 90 km, 4-5 hrs.

• Lunch on the way, dinner and overnight at Ilam.

"Ilam is a beautiful hill station in eastern Nepal. It is popular for tea with many beautiful and lush tea gardens in the hills of Ilam. We can explore the surrounding area or just rest after our flight and drive."

Day 04Ilam Drive to Taplejung - 1,450m

• Breakfast and drive to Taplejung, 150 km.

• Lunch on the way.

• Arrive at Taplejung, alpine grass lands, rocky outcrops, dense temperate and sub-tropical forests, and low river valleys with the Kanchenjunga as its crown and is home to one of the original homelands of the indigenous Limbu people.

• Dinner and overnight at Taplejung.

Day 05Taplejung trek to Sinwa / Siwan – 1,000m

• Breakfast and start first day trekking to Sinwa.

• Trek begins easy down-hill to Aangshyan Pati and Mitlung then the trail goes gradually up to Sinwa.

• Dinner and overnight at Sinwa.

Day 06Sinwa trek to Taplethok -1,350m

• Breakfast and start trekking to Taplethok, 12 km.

• Trek gradually ascend to Tawa, Chiruwa and Tapethok.

• Dinner and overnight at Tapethok.

Day 07Tapethok Trek to Sukethum - 1,600m

• Breakfast and start trekking to Sukethum, 12 km.

• Walk throughout pleasing semi-tropical forest, limbu village, river and strims.

• Dinner and overnight at Sukethum.

Day 08Sukethum Trek to Amjilosa – 2,400m
Day 09Amjilosa Trek to Gyabla / Kyapra - 2,800m
Day 10Gyabla Trek to Ghunsa - 3,450m
Day 11Rest day in Ghunsa for acclimatization
Day 12Ghunsa Trek to Khangpachen / Kambachen – 4,050m
Day 13Kambachen Trek to Lhonak – 4,800m
Day 14Lhonak Hike to Kanchenjunga Base Camp - 5,143m
Day 15Lhonak Trek back to Ghunsa - 3,450m
Day 16Ghunsa Trek to Selele – 4,400m
Day 17Selele Trek to Cheram / Tseram (cross Selele La and Sinion La) - 3,900m
Day 18Cheram Trek to Ramche / Ramchaur - 4,600m
Day 19Ramche Hike to Oktang / Yalung Base Camp - 4,750m and trek back to Cheram
Day 20Cheram Trek down to Tortong - 3,000m
Day 21Tortong Trek down to Yamphudin - 2,100m
Day 22Yamphudin Trek down to Khebang - 1,900m
Day 23Khebang Trek down to Hapukhola - 1,500m and drive to Ilam
Day 24Ilam Drive to Bhadrapur and fle back to Kathmandu
Day 25Final departure day