KANCHENJUNGHA BASE CAMP

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Kangchenjunga Base Camp trek in the eastern Nepal is marked by wider mixture on many accounts that include the natural scenery alongside experience of traditions, culture and cuisines of the local ethnic groups.With the height of 8,586m Mount Kangchenjunga ranks...

Kangchenjunga Base Camp trek in the eastern Nepal is marked by wider mixture on many accounts that include the natural scenery alongside experience of traditions, culture and cuisines of the local ethnic groups.With the height of 8,586m Mount Kangchenjunga ranks as the third highest mountain in the world after Mount Everest and Mount K2. During this trek in Nepal you can get to know the lifestyle of Rai and Limbu people enjoying the marvelous range of flora and fauna while in the trekking trails. Adding to that, you will also be awed by wonderful sights of the Kanchenjunga and Makalu mountain range.

Trekking in Kanchenjunga Base Camp follows the trails along glacial current of Tamur and Ghunsa Rivers that lead back to their source on the north-west side of Mount Kangchenjunga. Here, you enter into a whole different, untouched and serene world of natural blissfulness. The view cannot be explained in words as the trek offers landscape of splendid alpine forest that covers the whole of Kanchenjunga area and apart from that visitors get to indulge in the scenic view of snow-capped Pyramid Peak, Jannu and the majestic Kangchenjunga. While on the journey back from the base camp trek the trails on the southern traverse offer you Himalayan trekking experiences. We will also be heading towards the Mirgin La Pass which is a challenging Pass and are visited by few.

Other attractions during Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek itineraryset into motion after sightseeing tour in Kathmandu comprising of visits to Pashupatinath and Boudhanath along with three Durbar Squares of the valley. The captivating view of majestic Kangchenjunga chain of mountains and the Makalu range with their surrounding peaks including Jannu and the crossing of the Cross Mirgin La pass trekking through local Gurung, Limbu, Rai and Sherpa villages is something that one should not miss.

Includes

  • Transport: Airportpickup and drop in privet vehicle/Round trip Flight(Kathmandu to Biratnagar/Suketar/ &Bhadrapur to kathmandu) including departure taxes.
  • Accommodations : Three Star Hotels in Kathmandu(3nights)and Best available twin sharing local Lodge/Tea house accommodation during the trek(22nights).
  • Meals:Breakfast in Kathmandu and Full board meals(Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner and seasonal fruits) during trek.
  • An experienced English speaking guide on the trek that is government licensed and trained. There will be an assistant leader (1 assistant leader for every four trekkers) plus Sherpas and porters (2 trekkers = 1 porter) This includes insurance/ salaries/flight/ equipment/ food and lodging for all staff on the trek.
  • Duffle bag/Sleeping bag/Pure Adventure Nepal T-Shirt/ trekking maps.(but Duffle bag and Sleeping bag has to be returned after the trip completion).
  • All necessary paperwork and permits (TIMS and other permit fee).
  • A comprehensive medical kit.
  • All government/ local taxes and Pure Adventure Nepal service charge.

 

Excludes

  • 1 Pair strong hiking boots
  • 2 Pairs heavy wool socks
  • 1 Pair sports shoes
  • 2 Pairs light socks
  • 1 Down jacket\all weather Anorak
  • 1 Fleece\warm sweater
  • 1 Sweatshirt\light sweater
  • 1 Water and windproof jacket
  • 1 Long sleevs cotton or polypro
  • 2 Pair lightweight trousers
  • 1 pair shorts
  • 2 T-shirt
  • Cotton headscarf\bandanna
  • Warm hat\gloves(waterproof?)
  • Underwear(including thermals)
  • 1 Medium sized towel
  • 1 Sleeping bag
  • 1 Inner sleeping sheet
  • Sunglasses and sunhat
  • Sunblock cream(30-50)
  • 1Turch\flashlight and spare batteries
  • 1Water bottle-1 or 2litre
  • Water purification tablets\solution
  • 1Swiss type knife?
  • 1Money belt?
  • Washing kit
  • Personal toiletries
  • Talcum powder
  • Moleskin for blister
  • Toilet Paper
  • Bio degradable soap\shampoo
  • Any personal medication
  • 3\4 plastic bags(for wrapping clothes)
  • 1 Medium rucksack\backpack
  • 1 Small day pack