Mount Kanchenjunga Expedition

Kanchenjunga Himal is one of the second highest mountains of Nepal to climb among 8000m.
Join us on our 2019 / 2020 Kanchenjunga Expedition.

LENGTH

57 DAYS

ALTITUDE

8586m / (28,169 feet)

SEASON

April - May & Oct - Nov

TYPE

8000M + EXPEDITION

Kanchenjunga Expedition - Nepal

  • Kanchenjunga Expedition
  • Kanchenjunga Expedition

Kangchenjunga sometimes spelled Kanchenjunga or Kinchinjunga is the third highest mountain in the world, with an elevation of 8,586 meters (28,169 feet).

Mount Kanchenjunga is located on the border of Nepal and Sikkim, just 46 km North West of Darjeeling. Mt. Kanchenjunga because of its beauty and size is considered a sacred by local Sikkimese people. With 4 ridges radiating in X pattern almost symmetrically from the main summit aesthetically Kanchenjunga is a beautiful mountains visible from many places with a famous view from Tiger Hill in Darjeeling, India.

The name Kangchenjunga translates “Five Treasures of Snow,” referring to Kangchenjunga’s five peaks.Three of the five peaks – Main, Central and South – are on the border between North Sikkim and Nepal. Two peaks are in Nepal’s Taplejung District.

Kangchenjunga Main: 8,586 meters (28,169 feet); 3,922 meters (12,867 feet) of prominence

Kangchenjunga West: 8,505 meters (27,904 feet); 135 meters (443 feet) of prominence

Kangchenjunga Central: 27,828 feet (8,482 meters); 32 meters (105 feet) of prominence

Kangchenjunga South: 8,494 meters (27,867 feet); 119 meters (390 feet) of prominence

Kangbachen: 7,903 meters (25,928 feet); 103 meters (337 feet) of prominence

So, In case of further details and inquiry regarding the Mount Kanchenjunga and joining the Kanchenjunga Expedition, you may please contact us through our email or other contact information given on the top of the website.

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu & Transfer to Hotel

Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing and official preparation.

Day 03: Briefing at Minister of Tourism and Civil Aviation.

Day 04: Kathamndu flight to Biratnagar and trekking to Suketar

Day 05: Trekking to Lali Kharka (2220m).

Day 06: Trekking to Keswa (1960m).

Day 07: Trekking to Mamankhe (1810m).

Day 08: Trek to Yamphudin (1690m).

Day 09: Trek to Omje khola (2340m). 

Day 10: Trek to Torontan (2990m). 

Day 11: Torontan (2990m) - Tseram (3870m).

Day 12: Trekking to Ramche (4040m).

Day 13: Trekking to Glacier Camp.

Day 14: Trekking to South Base Camp.

Day 15 - 49: Climbing Period.

Day 50: Clean up Base Camp

Day 51 - 55: Trek back to Suketar Airport.

Day 56: Free day in Kathmandu.

Day 57: Final departure. Transfer to the airport.

All arrival and departure transfer services
4 night request category hotel accommodation in Kathmandu on B&B basis.
Experienced and government licensed trekking and climbing Sherpa guide during the trekking and climbing period.
Appropriate number of porters during the trekking period.
Land transportation from Kathmandu- Biratnagar through flights for all climbing members, Sherpa guide, liaison officer and kitchen staff.
Kitchen tent, storage tent, dining tent, client tents, toilet tents, tables, chairs and cooking utensils for base camp.
Common climbing equipment such as: Rope, ice bars, ice screws, and snow bar.
3 meals a day: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with tea/coffee.
Accommodation at hotel/lodge/guest house or tent camps during the trekking period.
All food and fuel for base camp and higher camps during the climbing period.
50kg baggage allowance per person during the trekking period. This will be carried by porters/mules.
Services of chef and kitchen assistant at advanced base camp.
Expedition royalty and permit of Nepal government to climb Mt. Lhotse.
Nepalese government royalty.
All wages, equipment, medical and accident insurances for all involved staffs during the trekking and climbing period.
Helicopter rescue insurance for all involved expedition staff.
Equipment allowances and wages for climbing Sherpas, cooks, kitchen assistant and government liaison officer.
First aid medical kits for the group and the staff.
Satellite phone carried by guide for communication. Available to clients at a cost of $3 USD per minute.
Heater will be provided at base camp for the dining tent.
Solar panel for light and electronics charging.
All tents for camp I, II and III.
Ice fall charges.
Gamow Bags(Portable hyperbaric chambers) for high altitude sickness.
2 Bottles(8L) of Poisk Oxygen will be provided for each member.
EPI cooking gas and stove will be provided in camp I, III and South Col for cooking food.
Farewell dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with cultural show in Kathmandu before departure.

Lunch and Dinner during trekking (except for the farewell dinner).
Items of personal nature and laundry expenses.
Expenses of landlines, mobiles, walkie-talkies, satellite phone and internet expenses.
Clothing, packing items or bags, personal medical kit, camera/video fees or trekking gears.
Any extra expenses arising out of various/unforeseen situations like natural calamities, landslides, political disturbances, strikes, changes in Government regulations, etc.
Any additional staff other than specified.
Rescue, repatriation, medicines, medical tests and hospitalization expenses.
Medical and travel Insurance with helicopter search and rescue for climber.
Summit bonus for the Sherpa after approaching to the summit. (Minimum US$ 1000.00)
Special Permits for walkie-talkies & filming if special camera.
All personal climbing gears.
Nepal custom duty for import of expedition goods.
Tips, gifts, souvenirs.
Any other item not mentioned in “THE PACKAGE COST INCLUDES” section

Taylor

Nuru Jangbu Sherpa

Nuru Jangbu Sherpa is founder director of international sherpa adventure, as well as he is one of the tough professional climbing and trekking guide of Himalaya. He speak fluently in Italian language.

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