Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trekking is situated in the eastern part of Nepal. “Kang-chen-zod-nga”, means “Five Great Treasuries of the Snow”, but in fact it has seven major summits.Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trekking is considered as one of the longest trekking destinations compared to other trekking destinations in Nepal. This trekking route was supposed to be opened during the late 80’s. Stand in 8586m tall, Mt. Kanchenjunga is the third tallest mountain in the world. It is second tallest after Mt. Everest in Nepal. Well, if you are to explore the hidden, isolated beauty of Nepal then Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek could be the one. Make sure you’ve got enough of your vacation as the journey will be quite tiring but adventurous.
Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trekking provides you the opportunity to explore the higher Himalayas, pristine rhododendron, chestnut and oak forests, tropical jungles, and other wildlifes. The region is home for Red Panda and various endangered species of birds. The trek starts along the bank of Tamor River. It is one of the tributaries of Saptakoshi. Passing through different remote villages you will be able to know about the lifestyle and culture of the local people. You will be pleased with the hospitality Nepalese offers. Passing through the alpine grasslands to the higher terrain and crossing the Mirgin-La pass at 4725m, you will have an incredible view of Mt. Makalu, Everest, Chamlang and finally the Kanchenjunga Peak at the tip of your nose. This region is protected by the Kanchenjunga Conservation Area Project. You need to follow the rules and regulations maintained by the Government of Nepal. Spring-Autumn could be the best time to explore the nature at its best.
This trek provides the opportunity to view cardamom farming in the lowest altitude. Trekkers can enjoy the panoramic view of the mountains and Yalung glacier at the higher altitude. The trek style is tented camp trek. You will have the high altitude trekking. Approximately 4-6 hours walking per day needs to be done. The best season for this trek is March to May. Another best time for this trek is October and November.
Kanchanjunga Base Camp Trekking is often regarded as quite challenging. You must be physically fit and mentally prepared so that you don’t miss any of the beauty offered by the Kanchanjunga region. And for this, Nepal Pioneer Trek is with you provide all the necessary facilities and trainings from the Sherpas who have been to the base camp many times.