Kanchenjunga region trekking is a remote trekking destination that lies in the eastern part of Nepal. Kanchenjunga trekking takes to you a high Himalayan zone with beautiful landscapes, Lush valleys, monasteries, Himalayan passes, etc. Mt.Kanchenjunga 8586m is the 3rd highest mountain in the world which is a magnificent peak striding the border between Nepal and India. Trekking in Kanchenjunga region categorized as controlled trekking zone in Nepal Himalayas & special trekking permit as well as minimum two-person required for this trekking. The word Kanchenjunga comes from old Tibetan and translates to “Five treasures of snow.” Local inhabitants have worshiped these holy mountains for as long as their stories go back in time. The five treasures are Gold, Silver, Precious Stones, Grain, and Holy Scriptures, referring to the five individual peaks of the Kangchendzonga Himal range.
Kanchenjunga trekking has been opened in 1988 for trekkers. Minimum three weeks holidays are required for the Kanchenjunga region trek but Himalaya Journey Trekking has a customized trekking service for this region. Since the Kanchenjunga trek trail has been open we Himalaya Journey Trekking arrange numerous trekking groups in relevant areas. Treks in Kanchenjunga has four major trekking route among them Kanchenjunga base camp trekking, Kanchenjunga selele pass trekking, Kanchenjunga circuit trekking & Kanchenjunga milke danda trekking route are famous trekking destination in Kanchenjunga region.
Normally Autumn & spring season is the best time trek in the Kanchenjunga region but Himalaya Journey Trekking arrange around the year as per the traveler’s holiday schedule around the year. Trek in Kanchenjunga trail is a really exciting trekking trail in Nepal that included an excellent panoramic view of the Himalayas including the four highest mountains in the world Everest 8848m, Kanchenjunga 8586m, Lhotse 8516m, Makalu 8463m & other 16 snowy capped mountains of Nepal. Trek in Kanchenjunga region is a really amazing lifetime journey of Nepal Himalayas!
Major Highlights of Trekking in Kanchenjunga region
*Kanchenjunga trekking offer best of third highest mountains in the world –Mt. Kanchenjunga 8586m known as five treasure of snow and exploration of both Kanchenjunga base camp ( Pangpema & Oktang base camp)
* .Kanchenjunga trek lies on far eastern belt of Nepal and least visited area in compare with other trekking in Nepal and joint venture of the great Himalayan trails
* Explore the settlements of Tibetan refugees in the Kanchenjunga trekking trails and several wildlife and birds like pheasant, dragon, snow leopard, black bear, red panda trek through out the Kanchenjunga Conservation Area
* Hiking / walking through Yalung glaciers with beautiful Himalayan views of Everest 8848m, Kanchenjunga 8586m, Lhotse 8516m, Makalu 8463m Janu Himal 7711m Frey Peak (5830m), Koktang (6,148m), Kabru Peak (7,412 m), Bokta Peak 6143m and the Kabru Dome (6600m).