Mt Kanchenjunga expedition

  •   Destination: Nepal
  •   Trip Grade: Strenuous
  •  Group size: 2-3
  •  Best Seasons: spring

Overview

Mount Kanchenjunga stands tall at the height of 8586m and is the third tallest peak in the world and the second highest peak in Nepal. You can be in any corner of the world and you will still get the chance to be a part of the interesting Mount Kanchenjunga expedition with Alpine Paradise Treks and Expedition.

The peak consists of four summits and the expedition to the top of the peak is surely a mind blowing one. Kanchenjunga is one of the most difficult peaks to scale, and also one of the most adventurous ones.

The tranquillizing atmosphere, the solitude and the splendid view of great Himalayas are something you would be blessed with in the journey of the Mount Kanchenjunga expedition.

For climbing Kanchenjunga one must be in good physique and should be immune to extreme cold weather. Also, prior experience of mountaineering would be mandatory. The climb would be psychologically challenging so one must have great deal of patience and endurance.

Mount Kanchenjunga expedition is comparatively remote so its pristine beauty is highly preserved.  One can enjoy the mesmerizing view of Dhaulagiri massif. The local ethnic groups are warm and welcoming. The expedition to Kanchenjunga hence, would be a great experience with a blend of natural and cultural beauty.

Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu, transfer to hotel
Day 02: Prepare for expedition & briefing
Day 03: Drive to Ilam, Fhidim, Kabeli Khola -Camp
Day 04: Kabeli Khola – Sikaicha – Camp
Day 05: Sikaicha – Khesewa – Camp
Day 06: Khesewa – Mamankhe – Camp
Day 07: Mamakhe – Yamphudin 1670m – Camp
Day 08: Yamphudin – Chittre (Omje Khola) Camp
Day 09: Chittre – Torontan – Camp
Day 10: Torontan – Tseram – Camp
Day 11: Tseram – Ramze – Camp
Day 12: Ramze – Glacier – Camp
Day 13: Glacier – Kanchanjunga Base Camp
Day 14 –40: Climbing period Kanchanjunga 8586m.
Day 41: Base Camp – Ramje – Camp
Day 42: Ramje – Amije Khole – Camp
Day 43: Amije – Yamphudin – Camp
Day 44: Yamphuding – Khewang – Camp
Day 45: Khewang – Panchami – Camp
Day 46: Panchami – Ghopetar
Day 47: Ghopetar drive to Biratnagar & fly back Kathmandu
Day 48: Kathmandu
Day 49: Kathmandu
Day 50: Final departure, transfer to airport

  • All land transportation by Car, Van, Hiace or, tourist Bus (Airport/Hotel/Airport, expedition pick up & drop).
  • 6 Nights Hotel accommodations in Kathmandu at 3 star Hotel on Bed & Breakfast plan (before and after the expedition).
  • 6 Nights Hotel accommodations in Kathmandu at 3 star Hotel on Bed & Breakfast plan (before and after the expedition).
  • Transport of food supply and expedition equipments to Base Camp & back.
  • Full board in lodges during trekking to base camp & back.
  • All kitchen tent, store tent, dining tents, toilet tent, table, chairs & cooking utensils for BC.
  • Base Camp single sleeping tent & Mattress for each member, BC staffs & Liaison officer.
  • Food and fuel at Base Camp.
  • Service of cook and kitchen boy at Base Camp.
  • Service of Government Liaison officer.
  • 4 Oxygen bottles per member with mask and regulator for expedition use (Poisk Oxygen System).
  • 2 Oxygen for climbing Sherpa.
  • Equipments allowance, wages of cook, kitchen boy and Liaison officer.
  • Insurance of cook, kitchen boy, Liaison officer and porters.
  • Mt. Kanchenjunga expedition permit
  • Kanchenjunga expedition route fee.
  • Kanchenjunga conservation area project permit
  • 1 high altitude Sherpa per climber to carry all food & gear to higher camps. Also assist the member during climb & summit attempt.
  • Common climbing equipment such as ropes, ice screws, ice bar, pitons, etc.
  • High altitude food.
  • High altitude fuel.
  • High altitude tents.
  • Per Person 60 KG. Expedition equipment’s luggage or, barrels allowed for expedition till Base Camp.
  • Per Person 40 KG. Expedition equipment’s luggage or, barrels is allowed for returned to Kathmandu.
  • 2 Expedition duffel bag or, Barrel for each member.
  • Generator or, Solar panel at Base Camp for light and charging.
  • Sat Phone available at Base Camp, but nominal charge for use.
  • Emergency medical oxygen at Base Camp.
  • Visa extension fee.
  • Agency service charge.

SERVICE EXCLUDE:

  • International airfare from/to your country.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (can be obtained at the airport upon arrival).
  • Lunch and dinner during your stay in Kathmandu.
  • Hotel after 6 night stay in Kathmandu.
  • Hotel after 5 night stay in Kathmandu.
  • Personal climbing gear and equipment above Base Camp.
  • Applicable permit fees and customs charges, etc. for SAT phone, Walkie-Talkies, Communication equipment & commercial filming.
  • Personal insurance such as travel, accident, medical, emergency evacuation and lost luggage.
  • Applicable permit fees and customs charges and commercial filming.
  • Expenses of personal nature such as drinks, laundry, postage, telephone etc.
  • Tips and bonuses.
  • Garbage deposit fee.

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