Kanchenjunga conservation is famous for cultivated lands, pastures, rivers, high altitude lakes and glaciers. Animals like Snow leopard, Asian black bear, and red panda are found whereas bird species like golden breasted fulvetta, snow cock, blood pheasant, and red billed chough are also available in Kanchenjunga national park.
Himalayan Icefall Trekking has been trekking in Kanchenjunga region since several years and has all the necessary information, local knowledge, experienced guide, and is able to make perfect trekking packages and execute it. We can also prepare the tailor made itinerary for Kanchenjunga trek and for now on this itinerary, we have designed as heli plus trekking. Besides here are the main important information you may need for Kanchenjunga trek:
- Option 1: Fly to Kathmandu then take a domestic flight to Bhadrapur (35 min) and drive to Taplejung (7-8 hours). After taplejung one can trek to kanchenjunga region.
- Option 2: Fly to kathmandu then drive to Taplejung via Jhapa (20-22 hours) then trek to Kanchenjunga region.
- Option 3: Take a Helicopter then fly to Ghunsa (1 hour) then Trek to Kanchenjunga region.
Accomodation: No worries up to Taplejung but then basic tea houses and lodges in few places only so better do camping trekking.
Attractions: Beautiful Nepali villages, Farm lands, Forests, Landscapes, several hills, Mountains (Kanchenjunga main 8586m, Kanchenjunga west 8505m, Kanchenjunga central 8482m, Kanchenjunga south 8494m, Kangbachen 7903m), Tent peak/ Kirat chuli peak 7362m, Nepal peak 7177m, Wedge peak 6802m, Pyramid peak 7140m and several other peaks, Glacier, variaty of Flora and Fauna and many more.
Amenities: Amenities during the Kanchenjunga trek can be felt up to Taplejung then after virtually no amenities can be felt because of the remoteness and because it is least explored place.
Best Season to Trek: March- May and September to November