Trekking through the Tranquil, Picturesque Mountain Wilderness of Kanchenjunga
Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek is an ideal trekking route 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 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.
Natural Diversity and Ethic Traditional Culture
Kanchenjunga base camp trek explores the less trodden and unspoiled region. 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 to 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. Kanchenjunga region is also well known as the home of the Red Panda, snow leopard, and other snow animals, birds, and plants. This area is protected and controlled by (KCAP) Kanchenjunga Conservation Area Project established in 1997. There are two North and South Base Camps of this huge, massive Mountain situated right on the border of Sikkim in the east and Tibet in the north of Nepal.
Kanchenjunga Base Camp- Remote Trekking in the Himalaya
Kanchenjunga base camp trek 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 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 base camp trek.