Embark on this trek to enjoy the panoramic view of the neighbouring mountains - Frey Peak (5830m), Koktang (6,148m), Kabru Peak (7,412 m), Ratong, Chandra Peak and the Kabru Dome (6600m).
Make use of the chance to meet the local people dwelling in the beautiful villages.
The third highest mountain in the world offering you the best adventure possible will be in your heart forever and the trek done here is one of the greatest achievement you could get.
Tour of Sikkim tea garden will be an additional experience which lets you learn about the various kinds of teas and get the chance to return to the magnificent beauty of nature again.
About the Kanchenjunga:
Nestled in the beautiful state of Sikkim, India, Kanchenjunga is a mighty peak in the Himalayas that stands at an impressive elevation of about 8586 meters. Spanning across the boundaries of Nepal, Tibet, and India, Kanchenjunga is divided into three major sections - Main, Central, and South. Covering an area of around 7,000 meters, Kanchenjunga is known for its vastness and unique landscape. The trek to Kanchenjunga Base Camp takes you through pristine landscapes, dense forests, charming tribal villages, and glistening lakes. Escape from hustle and bustle of city life and immerse yourself in the mesmerizing beauty of snow-capped mountains & scenic landscapes.
Quick Facts About Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek:
Kanchenjunga Temperature: 10 to 15 degrees in the morning and 2 to 5 degrees at night
Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trekking Distance: 90km
Kanchenjunga Height: 17,000ft
Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek Difficulty Level: Moderate to Difficult
Starting and Ending Point: The trek starts and ends at Yuksom
Railway Station: New Jalpaiguri is the nearest railway station to Yuksom
Airport: Bagdogra airport (160 Kms from Yuksom)
Base Camp: Yuksom
About Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek:
Kanchenjunga Base Camp Weather conditions:
Except for monsoon and high winter, every other season is perfect for the trek to the Kanchenjunga Base Camp. During monsoon, the routes will be slippery and also the roads get blocked due to heavy rain. When it is winter, trekking becomes impossible at times due to heavy snowfall and the roads get inaccessible also. During summer that is from May to June, the temperature would come up to 25 degree Celsius during daytime and the same comes to 7 to 15 degree Celsius at night. July to August end or mid-September is the monsoon period and it is better to avoid trekking that time. At Dzongri, during summer, the weather ranges from 7°C to 15°C during the day and at night it is from 3°C to (-2) °C.
Autumn comes by September end and remains till the end of October with a day temperature of around 13 to 20 degree Celsius and night temperature dropping down to 2 degree Celsius maximum. Day temperature at Dzongri this time is from 2 to 7 degree Celsius and at night it will be from 3 to -4 degree Celsius.