Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek - Tranquil, Picturesque Mountain Wilderness
Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek is an ideal circuit trekking route in Kanchenjunga for those with the time and desire to venture into some of the remote regions of Nepal. Mt. Kanchenjunga is the third highest mountain in the world at an elevation of 8586 meters striding the border between Nepal and India. Also known as a natural paradise with a remote mountain area and eleven peaks which are higher than 7000 m.
Kanchenjunga Circuit Trek - Natural Diversity and Ethic Traditional Culture
Kanchenjunga circuit trek explores the less trodden and unspoiled region of the easter part of Nepal. Where we encounter the ethnic group having their own unique culture and tradition. Here you can experience the tropical to the subtropical forest of rhododendron, oak, and chestnut. Furthermore, the high Alpine zone is dominated by enchanting views of the snow-capped Himalayas. Which is being fascinated with the glacial plateau and beautiful landscape. Additionally the traditional village settlements of Rai, Limbu, Gurung, and Sherpa with their solitary culture and lifestyle. This Kanchenjunga base camp trekking region is also well known as the home of the Red Panda, snow leopard, and other snow animals, birds, and plants. This Kanchenjunga trek area in Nepal is protected and controlled by (KCAP) Kanchenjunga Conservation Area Project established in 1997. There are two North and South Base Camps at the elevation of 5400 meters of this huge, massive Mountain situated right on the border of Sikkim in the east and Tibet in the north of Nepal.
Kanchenjunga Trek- Remote Journey in the Himalayas
Trek to Kanchenjunga base camp begins along the Tamur River through Pipal trees and villages. Where traditional life is little touched by the modern world. This includes those of the Limbu people, famous for inventing Tongba (the highland concoction made from fermented millet). They are the mainstays in the British Gorkha Regiments. Passing through some of the country's most pristine oak and rhododendron forests brings you to harsher high terrain. Crossing the Mirgin-La pass at 4725 meters on this Kanchenjunga trek gives you views of Makalu, Chamlang, and Everest. Next, you will pass the glacier, and finally, you are rewarded with an incredible, close-up view of the Kanchenjunga peak as you approach the Kanchenjunga base camp at Pang Pema. Whilst exploring the surrounding area you will also see a panorama of Wedge Peak, The Twins, Pyramid Peak, and Tent Peak in our Kanchenjunga circuit trek.