Mount Kanchenjunga stands for the second and the third highest mountains in Nepal and in the world respectively. Besides, it is the first tallest mountain of India as it lies in the borders between Nepal and India. It is situated at an elevation of 8586m above the sea level.
This mountain is regarded as the queen of the Himalayan peaks. Its structure is enchanting with five summits. Among them, two are totally inside Nepal and others are at border. It was first climbed on 25 May 1955.
Kanchenjunga Circuit Trekking in Nepal is located in the remote region. It is the less explored trekking trail in the eastern Himalayas of Nepal. It is designed for the adventure loving trekkers, which is a strenuous trek. It offers the diverse natural sceneries and culturally loaded ethnic communities.
The Kanchenjunga trekking route lies in the Kanchenjunga National Park, which is a land of Snow Leopard and Himalayan Black Bear. It goes through the rhododendron, oak and chestnut forest in the high altitude, but the initial trekking area is a tropical region. Rai, Limbu and other ethnic groups are populated in the local places.
Similarly, the different high passes, hilly gorges, waterfalls and alpine valleys are the major attractions of this Kanchenjunga Circuit trekking trail. The Himalayan views include Kanchenjunga and Makalu region are beautiful.
The trek begins from Suketar after having a flight to Biratnagar from Kathmandu and a drive to Philim. It goes along the Tamur and Arun River. The glaciers like Kumbhakarna, Yalung and Yamatari at the Kanchenjunga Himalayan regions are the sources of these rivers. Likewise, Phale Village is popular for the handicrafts and other things made by the Tibetans.
Besides, crossing the passes like Sinion La Pass and Mirgin La Pass are interesting with the breathtaking sceneries of Mt. Makalu and the Kanchenjunga on the way which also helps to add the charm in your trekking trail. After making a round trip, the trek descends to Suketar. Finally, you fly back to Kathmandu via Biratnagar.
The best time to take part in the Kanchenjunga Circuit trekking is May to June and September to October. We strictly recommend you not to join this trail during monsoon as the routes are very slippery and roads remain blocked due to the heavy rain fall.
Rising adventure Pvt. Ltd. is the leading organizer in the off the beaten route trek in Nepal. Our experienced trekking leaders have been leading since several years. Our Kanchenjunga Circuit Trek itinerary is carefully designed with our experiences of guiding in the Nepal Himalayas. Please, contact us for more details.
The prime duty of Rising Adventure P. Ltd. is to provide the safety and security. During the trip, some factors may affect and cause to change our itinerary such as weather condition, transportation, health condition of our clients and other natural disasters. At this moment, our company gives full authority to our guides for deciding what to do or not to do concerning on the interest of our clients.
While talking about the flight, sometimes it may delay due to the weather condition or the technical problem.