Kanchenjunga Trekking Overview
Kanchenjunga Trekking a remotely located trekking, which goes through the off-the-beaten trail in the Kanchenjunga National Park. It is a restricted area trekking that requires a special trekking permit. Kanchenjunga trek includes a long itinerary and the trail is adventurous. It is highly suitable for the high adventure lovers to walk through the isolated trail enjoying the Himalayan panoramas and biological diversity.
The primary attraction of the trek to Kanchenjunga base camp is Mt. Kanchenjunga. It is the third highest peak in the world and people regard it as the queen of the mountains. It has got five beautiful summits. Kanchenjunga trek begins from Suketar, after the Himalayan flight from Kathmandu and connecting flights from Biratnagar. The trek then goes through the ethnic settlements of eastern Nepal, including Rai, Limbu and Magar. Heading ahead, you follow the glacial Rivers as Tamur and Ghunsa. The breathtaking mountains start to appear. The higher you walk, the more isolated region it begins. This alpine region is less known to the people. The snowy peaks as Mt. Everest (8,848m), Mt. Makalu (8201m) and Mt. Lhotse (8516m), Jannu, the Twin etc and below dominate the skyline. It is awe-inspiring sceneries. Various high passes make the trek more adventurous. They include Sinion La (4440m), Mirgin La (4480m) and Sinelapche Bhanjyang (4646m). The traverse is challenging that adds up to surprising landscape. Kanchenjunga has got two base camps: Pangpema (5065m) is the north face base camp and the other is south face base camp.
During the trek to Kanchenjunga base camp, you can explore diverse species of flora and fauna. Birds like as Impedance Pheasant, Red –Billed Blue Magpie, Shy Dragon, Amphibian and Mammals are found in this region and preserved, including Snow-leopard, Himalayan Black Bear, Musk Deer, Red Panda etc.
For all the trekking arrangement, experienced trekking guides and camping team along with your suitable itinerary, Shiva Excursion as a perfect trekking arranger takes care. Acclimatization and physical fitness are an essential part of the trekking. Spring and autumn are the best seasons for the trekking in Kanchenjunga.