Kanchenjunga Olangchung Trekking

Kanchenjunga Olangchung Trekking

Kanchenjunga Olangchung Trekking is an experience of the remoteness, mountain views of Kanchenjungha range, various flora and fauna and local culture. In October and spring there will be a very special trek to both the North and South Base Camps of Kangchenjunga.Trek starting lowlands through rhododendron forests and villages of east Nepal up to the glacier.

Lapsang La is a little bit technical route otherwise it requires a good walking experience and a good physical form.

Dovan, Sekathum and Chauki are Limbu villages. There is a Tibetan refugee village in Pholle. They come from Tibet crossing Olangchung pass in 1965. This village is pretty village. Visitors can buy here some souvenir. Gunsa is the biggest village in this region. It is also very nice village of more than 100 houses. Taxidermy of wild mamals and birds is kept in KKCAP head quarter in Gunsa village.

Trip Itinerary

D01. Arrival in Kathmandu, reception at the airport and transfer to hotel.
D02. Guided sight seeing in Kathmandu valley.
D03. Fly to Biratnagar, night in hotel.
D04. Fly to Suketar 1850m. Trek to Phurumbu 2000m.
D05. Phurumbu to Chiruwa 1200m.
D06. Chiruwa-Sekathum1630m.
D07. Sekathum-Amjilessa 2480m 5 h.
D08. Amjilessa-Gyapla 2680m 5 hours.
D09. Kyapra-Gunsha 3330m. 5 hours.
D10. Gunsha-Khambochen 4250m..
D11. Khambochen-Lhonak 4790m
D12. Lhonak -Pang pema/ Kanchenjunga Base Camp 5140m.
D13. Pang pema-Rest day.
D14. Pang pema-Khambochen 4250m.
D15. Khambochen-Gunsha 3330m.
D16. Gunsha to Nango Khola camp.
D17. Nango Khola to Yangma Khola camp.
D18. Yangma Khola camp to Nup.
D19. Nup to Papuk khola camp.
D20. Papuk Khola camp to Pabuktar.
D21. Pabuktar to Nup.
D22. Nup to Yangma Khola camp.
D23. Yamgma to Selap.
D24. Selap to Tortan.
D25. Tortan to Sekatham.
D26 Sokatham to Chiruwa.
D27. Trek to Dobhan-640m (5-6 hr).
D28. Trek to Gorja-2080m (5-6 hr).
D29. Trek to Gupha Pokhari-2950m (7 hr).
D30. Trek to Chauki-2710m (7 hr).
D31. Trek to Basantapur-2300m (7 hr).
D32. Drive from Basantapur to Biratnagar and O/N at hotel.
D33. Fly from Biratnagar to Kathmandu and stay in hotel
D34. Free day in Kathmandu.
D35. Transport to the airport and fly out.

Trip Price

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This price includes:
-Trekking in full board.
-Flight from Kathmandu to Biratnagar to Suketar to Biratnagar to Kathmadu..
-All indicated visits and transfers.
-A professional guide- English speaking.
-Reception at airport.
-Transfers airport/hotel/airport.
-Permits and entrance fees in national parks/ conservation area projects.
-Special trekking permit
-Transportation to/ from trek.
-Tourist standard hotel in Kathmandu and Biratnagar on bed and breakfast basis.
-Accommodations and meals in tent.
-Cook helper
-Insurance of guide and porters.

Price does not include:
-All the drinks except tea or coffee in breakfast
-Meals in Kathmandu and Biratnagar.
-Entrance fees in the monuments, museums and cities.
-Airport tax
-Visa fees.

Trip Facts

Trekking Days --› (31)

Total Days --› (35)

Min. Altitude --› (1200m./3937ft.)

Max. Altitude --› (5140m./16864ft.)

Walking per Day --› 6-7 hrs

Route Nature --› Camping

Difficulty --› Hard

Best Season --› Feb/Mar/Apr and Sep/Oct/Nov.