⇒ It is a remote and off-the-beaten-path in Nepal. Only about 2,000 tourist hikes Kanchenjunga Compear to 30,000 tourists in Everest Base Camp Trek.
⇒ Kanchenjunga Trek surrounded by third the highest mountain in the world including Kanchenjunga main. Not to mention, that two north and south Basecamp are all above 5,000m. Very few places on this earth will have these combinations!
⇒ Magnificent landscape, trail runs through the valley and sceneries of Wedge Peak (6,750 m), Mera (6,344 m), Nepal Peak (6,910 m), and Twins (7,351 m)
⇒ Kanchenjunga Base Camo Trek offers a lot more side-trips than any other trail, and You can spend more than 3 weeks and venture into different places like Ghunsa, Khambachen, Yamphuding, South and Noth Base Camp.
⇒ It is part of The Great Himalayan Trail (GHT). The Kanchenjunga trek in is one of the major parts of "The Great Himalayan Trail' - a single long distance trekking trail from the east end to the west end of Nepal, includes a total of roughly 1,700 km hiking path.
Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek Quick fact
Third highest mountain in the world 8,586 m
Trek difficulty 4 of 5 (Strenuous)
Highest altitude 5143m
Best season March, April, May, October, November, December
Accommodation Tea house / Home stay
Trek starting & ending point Taplejung
Mode of transport Flight / Local bus / Local Jeep
Trekking days 3 weeks (20-21 days)