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Kanchenjunga Trekking

Kanchenjunga Trekking is one of the most fun things to do in Nepal. Kanchenjunga Region is a heaven especially for trekking enthusiasts, as it houses the trekking routes that are challenging and full of scenic beauties. What makes Kanchenjunga Trekking so amazing is the sync of man and nature. While you’ll get to experience numerous natural wonders, you will also notice people living among nature, welcoming you with all their heart.

Throughout your stay in the region, you are greeted by the great white massifs of the region, mainly Mt. Kumbhakarna, Mt. Chang, Mt, Kanchenjunga, and so on. You walk on varied landscapes during the trek, sometimes making your way through lush green forests, and sometimes through rocky terrains. Kanchenjunga Trekking is a part of the Kanchenjunga Conservation area, which is known for its diverse ecosystem, and a huge population of a rare plant and animal species.

And finally, the villages and settlement areas of the region, with their sweet people and the amazing cultures! This is the thing that makes any journey the best, the people you meet on the way. It’s amazing to experience them live their lifestyle, and celebrate special occasions. You are sure to make wonderful memories with them; you may not want to return home, it’s so wonderful here.

Kanchenjunga Trekking Routes

The two main trekking routes in the Kanchenjunga Region are Kanchenjunga North Base Camp Trek, and Kanchenjunga South Base Camp Trek. The two treks are also referred to Kanchenjunga Summit Trekking and are closely connected to each other. The southern Kanchenjunga Base Camp height is 4850 m. It is also known as Yalung Base Camp. Yalung is one of the peaks of Kanchenjunga massif. The northern Kanchenjunga Base Camp height is 4253 m. It is also known as Pangpema.

Kanchenjunga North Base Camp trek makes its way through settlements such as Mitlung, Chirwa, Gyabla, Khambachen, Lhonak, and finally taking the trekkers to Pangpema. This is the mid-point of the trek, as the trekkers take the same way back.

On the other hand, the settlements that are the part of Kanchenjunga South Base Camp are Lalikharka, Yamphudin, Tseram, Ramche, and finally Yalung Base Camp. Quite like the northern route, the trekkers take the same way back. The starting point of both the treks is Suketar.

A pass known as Sele La connects Ghunsa and Tseram, the villages of Kanchenjunga North Base Camp and Kanchenjunga South Base Camp trek route respectively, therefore linking the two pathways. The trekkers have the freedom of either sticking to their original path or take a side trip and visit the best of both ways.

To realize how amazing the region truly is, you could go through Kanchenjunga trek lonely planet page, and scroll through the reviews of people who’ve visited the area in the past. However, to fully experience the wonders of Kanchenjunga Trekking, you have to trek Nepal Kanchenjunga. So, if you’re free this holiday season, let’s backpack to Kanchenjunga Trekking.

Himalayan Exploration is one of the best trekking companies in Nepal. It offers the best trekking packages, with the best service at an affordable cost. Pick Himalayan Exploration as your trekking partner in Nepal, especially when you go for Kanchenjunga Trekking.

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Kumar Lama
Kumar Lama is a founder of Himalayan Exploration Treks Pvt. Ltd. He is leading a team of travel professional offering tailor made travel services across Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan.