About Kanchenjunga Trek
Kanchenjunga trekking is one of the most thrilling and adventurous trekking destinations in Nepal. Trekking in Kanchenjunga was open for the visitors in 1988; however, the trails still remain unspoiled and virgin. Being the third highest mountain in the world, standing proudly at the height of 8586m located in the eastern part of Nepal, it attracts those thriller and adventure lover around the globe.
Kanchenjunga trekking pleases the trekkers by offering a great variety of landscapes, amazing cultures and splendid view of mountains including the Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, and Kanchenjunga itself, the four of the world’s five highest mountains. This trekking trail lies on the frontier of Nepal and India. The majority of people inhabit here sherpas and they are rich culturally and traditionally. Different interesting religious, cultural and historical sites in the trail let one to taste different flavor of trekking.
Some of the people and trekkers claim that the snow man “Yeti” exists in this region. As Kanchenjunga region is protected by Kanchenjunga Conservation Area Project spreading in the area of 2035 sq. km. , one will be offered with varies species of wildlife, plants and animals including snow leopard, Himalayan black bear, musk deer red panda and others varies species of birds including Amphibian, pheasant, red-billed blue among others.
Commencing the Trek from Suketar Taplejung after a flight by air, ends at the same place. The lush of rhododendron forests and the high alpine terrain beyond the village of Ghunsa, the marvelous sceneries of Kanchenjunga south face. Subsequently, Lapsung La pass, Selele pass an the Yalung Glacier and Kanchenjunga base camp are the major attractions as well as adventures in this trekking