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Kanchenjunga Expedition   

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Mount Kanchenjunga is the third highest peak on the planet with an elevation of 8,586m and is geographically located along the Nepal India border in the Himalayas. Kanchenjunga is regarded as one of the most challenging and rewarding peak to climb. The peak consists of four main summits: Kanchenjunga main, Kanchenjunga south, Kanchenjunga west and Kanchenjunga central. Until 1852, Kanchenjunga was assumed to be the highest mountain in the world. It was first climbed by British expedition team led by Joe Brown and George Band in 1955.
 
Besides the expedition part, this expedition boasts of varied ecological zones ranging from subtropical land to glacial wilderness. Mighty Kanchenjunga glacier is the most famous attraction of Kanchenjunga. Great valleys, encircled by high peaks, are other features of the trek. The trail explores the area around Kanchenjunga where you can see a wide range of scenery from lush, tropical jungles to Rhododendron, Chestnut and Oak forests and the alpine zone at higher altitudes. You can witness a range of Nepalese cultures and life-styles from Rai and Limbus to Tibetan Buddhist villages.
 
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu, transfer to the hotel and welcome dinner in the evening
Day 02-04: Stay in Kathmandu for paper work and some other necessary preparation
Day 05: Fly to Bhadrapur early morning & Drive to Phidim. Overnight in Lodge
Day 06: Trek to Tharpu/Panchami. Overnight in Camp
Day 07: Trek to Doban. Overnight in Camp
Day 08: Trek to Khewang. Overnight in Camp
Day 09: Trek to Yamphudin Bhote Gaun. Overnight in Camp
Day 10: Trek to Torontang forest camp. Overnight in Camp
Day 11: Trek to Tseram. Overnight in Camp
Day 12: Trek to Ramje. Overnight in Camp
Day 13: Rest /acclimatization day at Ramje. Overnight in Camp
Day 14: Trek to (Moraine) glacier camp. Overnight in Camp
Day 15: Trek to Kuna Camp. Overnight in camp
Day 16: Trek to Kanchenjunga Base Camp. Overnight in camp 
Day 17-20: Leisure at Base Camp for acclimatization, blessing ceremony & climbing preparation.
Day 21-55: Kanchenjunga climbing period.
Day 56: Return trek to Ramje. Overnight in Camp
Day 57: Trek down to Torontang forest camp. Overnight in Camp
Day 58: Trek to Yamphudin Bhote Gaun. Overnight in Camp
Day 59: Trek to Khewang. Overnight in Camp
Day 60: Trek to Panchami. Overnight in Camp
Day 61: Trek to Tharpu. Overnight in Camp
Day 62: Drive from Tharpu to Bhadrapur.
Day 63: Fly back to Kathmandu. Transfer to hotel
Day 64-65: Leisure in Kathmandu
Day 66: Departure to your next destination
 
Name: Kanchenjunga Expedition
Duration: 66 days
Grade: Streneous
Starts in: Kathmandu
Ends in: Kathmandu
Activity: Sightseeing, trekking and climbing
Accomodation: Hotel and camping
Transportation: Private vehicle and flight
Maximum altitude: 8,586m
Per day walking: 4-5 hours
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