Kanchenjunga trekking is a strenuous camping trip to visit the third world highest mountain (8586 m) that lies in the Far Eastern Nepal. The hiking begins after Kathmandu-Suketar flight or Kathmandu-Basantpur bus journey. It is interesting to explore the ethnic group, sunrise and sunset views over the Himalaya peak, flora and fauna in a remote area, lies in the Tri-junction Border point of Nepal, India, and China. Sikkim lies behind the highest mountain, Sikkimese is saying it “Five Treasures of the Great Snows” for the Kanchenjunga (8586 m), Yalung Kang (8505 m), Kanchenjunga West (8420 m) and Twin Peaks (both, 8476 m) that lies 80 miles east of the Mt. Everest.
Kanchenjunga trekking is under-developed by the Kanchenjunga Conservation Area (2035 Sq Km). The region was popular after conquering the highest peak on 25 May 1955 by the British expedition. The ethnic groups Rai, Limbu and Bahun communities live along the route. The temperate and sub-tropical forests with low river valley with open grasslands are rich with the 10 species of gymnosperms, 15 species of flowering plants, 30 species of rhododendron and 48 species of orchid flower. The spring and autumn are the best time to visit here.
Kanchenjunga trekking is an interesting walking journey to the wildlife lovers. Kanchenjunga offers a high hill walking through the tea garden of Nepal with a diverse culture. The endangered mammals such as snow leopard, Himalayan black bear, musk deer, red panda, blue sheep and rhesus monkey can meet. The 252 species of birds recorded here, including Impeyan Pheasant, red-billed blue magpie, and shy Drongo. The Mitlung, Amjilassa, Gyapla, Gunsa, Kambachen, Kanchenjunga south and Kanchenjunga north base camp is a popular trip.Read the further information below.