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Kanchanjunga Selele Pass Trek

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  • Groups allowed
  • Pet allowed
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Trip Overview

Duration: 28 days Max-Altitude: 5143 m
Destination: Nepal Grade: Moderate
Activities: Trekking Accommodation: Tea house/Hotel


The Kanchenjunga trekking is one of the most thrilling trekking destinations in Nepal. Such trekking trail is hardly found anywhere in the world. It is one of the unspoiled trekking trails in eastern part of Nepal, as it was opened only in 1988 for trekkers. Mt. Kanchenjunga (8586m) is the world’s third highest mountain offers a varieties of landscapes, cultures and panoramic views of Himalayas including the Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, and Kanchenjunga itself, the four of the worlds five highest mountains, therefore, the trekking in this route makes the trek rewarding. Mt. Kanchenjunga lies on the border of Nepal and Sikkim (India).
Detail Itinerary
Day 01: Kathmandu (1400m)
Around Kathmandu valley: The holy place of Pashupatinath temple, Shoyambhunath temple, Boudhanath Stupa & Kathmandu Darbar Square), arrange the necessary permit for Trekking and Climbing. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing
Around Kathmandu valley: The holy place of Pashupatinath temple, Shoyambhunath temple, Boudhanath Stupa & Kathmandu Darbar Square), arrange the necessary permit for Trekking and Climbing. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 03: Biratnagar
Fly to biratnagar. Overnight at hotel.

Day 04: Lalikharka (2100m)
Early morning fly to Taplajung. We have an easy walk from Taplejung to our camp in Lalikharka village. There are views of Makalu and East Kanchenjunga range. Overnight at camp.

Day 05: Khesawa (2200m)
Trek to Khesawa. It takes around 6 hrs to reach to Kheswa. We descend to Phewa Khola, where we lunch. We again climb up to a pass and then climb up to camp where good views of snowy mountain range. Overnight at camp.

Day 06: Mamankhe (1790m)
Trek to Mamankhe. Walking around 6 hrs. After descending an hour towards Phewa river and taking and easy ridge trail fro 2 hrs to camp. This is large Limbu village of about 100 families. Overnight at camp.

Day 07: Yamphudin (2320m)
Trek to Yamphudin. Walking around 6 hrs. We take an easy walk of gradual ascent for 6 hrs to camp at Yamphudin. This is the large village before reaching the Kanchanjungha B.C. and Sherpa and Rai communities inhabit it. Overnight at camp.

Day 08: Lamite Bhangyang(3000m)
Trek to Amji Kharka / Lamite Bhangyang (3000m). Walking around 7 hrs. This is the most difficult day on the trek. We will take pack lunch because there is no wather available until the amp spot. After steep uphill, and snow hill climbs, we camp near the river side where there is rhododendron forest. Overnight at camp.

Day 09: Toron Den
Trek to Toron Den. We continue along the right trail of Shibuwa Khola (river) and gradually climb up to Lase Tang for lunch. We camp at Trong Den after passing by landslides through forests with bamboo trees and over a river. Overnight at camp.

Day 10: Tseram (3770m)
Trek to Tseram. We follow the river up to Amti Pati for about 2 hrs where we have our lunch. We continue again for about 2 hrs along the river side and camp at Tseram.

Day 11: Ramjee
This is the last point of forests and mountains. We will reach the glaciers after a couple of hours. We follow the Yalung River until Ramjee. The Yalung glacier is the main source of the Yalung river. Overnight at camp.

Day 12: Ramje Rest and Acclimatization.
Early in the morning of this, we go with a pack Lunch and return to the camp at Ramjee after sightseeing on the Yalung Glacier (4800m). Kanchenjunga, jannu Himal and Kumbakarna are closely seen form here. Overnight at Camp.

Day 13: Kabru
Trek to Kabru base camp. All the way glacier trekking. Overnight at Camp.

Day 14: Kabru: explore glacier back to Kabru. Overnight at camp.

Day 15: Tseram
Trek to Tseram. We take an easy walk to Tseram and Camp there. Overnight at Camp.

Day 16: Langpa-Sarpa
Trek to Iangpa Sarpa. Walking 6 hrs. We ascend to Langpa Sarpa after crossing the Sinion La pass (4800m). Overnight at Camp.

Day 17: Ghungsha
Trek to Ghungsha. Walking 6 hrs. From here we descend to the Ghungsha (3200m). This is the last outpost in this area before the Tibet border. After crossing the Tamur Khola (river), we continue along a trail through a forest for about 2 hrs. We lunch at a Tibetan refugee camp. After lunch, we visit the monastery and carpet factory. Then we walk through the forest for about 3 hrs and camp at Kyapra. Overnight at Camp.

Day 18: Kambachen
Walking about 5-6 hrs. First part is quite easy walking through colorful alpine forest and when we cross Gunsa river then a short climb take you to Khambachen (4040m). Overnight at camp.

Day 19: Lhonak
A 5-6 hrs easy walk bring you to the Lhonak (4700m), it has such a fantastic views of Mt. Kumbhakarna (7710m), Chang Himal (6182m) and other beautiful mountains peaks. Overnight at camp..

Day 20: Pangpema
About 3-4 hrs walk takes you to the Pangpema (5109m), which offers you to be very closed to Kanchenjunga mountains (8586m), you will feel very living inmountains. Overnight at camp.

Day 21: Khambachen
We now straightly get back down to Khambachen. Walking about 7 hrs, feeling quite easy. Overnight at camp.

Day 22: Ghunsa
Easy walk get you back down to Gunsa. Overnight at camp.

Day 23: Amjilassa / Ghaiyabari
Trek to Amjilassa. Walking 8 hrs. We have an easy uphill and downhill trail for Amjilassa. We continue along an easy uphill and downhill trail for camp at Ghaiyabari.

Day 24: Chirwa
Trek to Chirwa. Walking around 7 hrs. We follow the trail through forest and Tamur Khola for about 6 hrs. Camp at Chirwa.

Day 25: Taplejung
Trek to Taplajung. Walking around 6 hrs. We reach in Taplajung. Overnight stay in Camp.

Day 26: Fly Back to Biratnagar/Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.

Day 27: Kathmandu
Free day for shopping. Overnight at hotel.
Day 28: Drop to the international airport for final departure

Cost Include

  • All airport/hotel transfers
  • All meals during the trek
  • Welcome and farewell dinners
  • Domestic flights and airport departure taxes
  • Entrance fees for sightseeing/monument visits as per the itinerary
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly Guide, porters.
  • All necessary paper works such as National park permit, TIMS
  • Exclusive medical kit
  • All government and local taxes

Cost Exclude

  • Nepal entry visa fee.
  • Your Travel insurance.
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • All the alcoholic and non alcoholic Drinks.
  • Sweet things like chocolate.
  • Tips for the guide and porter, its not mandatory but expected


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