KANCHENJUNGA EXPEDITION

Kanchenjunga Mountain is situated in the north-west of Nepal is aligned north to south along the Nepal-Sikkim border. It is the world's third highest The trekking route of Kanchenjunga is drained by Tamur River that meets Arun below Mulghat. The river is fed by numerous glaciers. The glaciers north of the main peak are clockwise Nupchu, Lhonak, Chichima, Gimsung, Pyramid, Kanchenjunga and Ramtang. West and south of the main peak are Kumbhakarna (Jannu), Yamatari and Yalung glaciers. The Kanchangunga area has a profusion of high summits of which three are above 8,000m. & 11 above 7,000m.The village Kangbachen (4038) in Ghunsa valley and Walungchung (3,200m) in Tamur valley are the highest settlements in Kanchenjunga area also the trading centre between Darjeeling and across Tipta La in Tibet.This area is link by road to Basantapur or through Taplejung bazaar that has direct air link with Biratnagar. There is also a fair weather road from Ilam and traverses Milke Danda. The area is rich with vegetation, particularly variety of rhododendrons

 


Trip Overview

Primary Activity: Trekking/Hiking/Tour/Climbing
Duratoin: 61 Days Trip Code: KEXP
Trip Grade Hard Max-Altitude: 8586M
Meals: Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner during Trek Accomodation: Camping during Trek/Expedition,3 star hotel in Kathmandu
Group size: 3+... Transportation: Vehicle-Flight
Arrival on: Kathmandu Departure from: Kathmandu
Route: PhidimYamphuding-Amje-Ramje-Kanchenjunga Climbing-Yamphuding-Ghopetar-Kathmandu
Departers Dates 2017 / 2018
Best Session March,April,Septembe
Trip Notes/
Guideline on Itinerary
Vehicle-Flight


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