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    Group Size: 2-16 Pax
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About Kanchenjunga South Base Camp Trek

There are two different Base camps of Kanchenjunga trekking. Kabeli and Simbuwa river valleys follow the trail to Kanchenjunga south base camp trek. Kanchenjunga south base camp trek is one of the adventures and beautiful trekking in Nepal. Kanchenjunga south base camp trekking is inside the Kanchenjunga Conservation Area. Kanchenjunga south base camp trekking is also one of the special trekking routes of Nepal.

 Kanchenjunga south base camp trekking starts many hours bus driving from Kathmandu to Taplejung. Kanchenjunga south base camp trek begins from subtropical climate to high Snow Belt through alpine climate. Kanchenjunga south base camp trek headed from Taplejung and passes Lalikharka, Yamphundin, Tseram, Ramche, Kanchenjunga south base camp and trek back the same route. Brahmin, Chhetri, Limbu, Sherpa and other farmer people are the main residencies of this trek. The main income of the people from Kanchenjunga south base camp trekking is cardamom which you can see almost every village.  Walking to the Kanchenjunga south base camp, you will see lots of magnificent terrains. Green hills, big mountains, waterfalls, river valley, legend rocks,   forest, cardamom farming, monasteries, mani walls, stupas, wildlife, traditional villages, terraces and many more features are in Kanchenjunga south base camp trek. Kanchenjunga south base camp trek will be nicer during the spring when rhododendron blooms. This trekking is not well developed so you will have dormitory sleeping beds with local foods and bread mainly. But you may have your personal beds also in somewhere during the Kanchenjunga south base camp trekking. Dry cheese, local alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks are good to try from trekking region.

Frolic Adventure can be your getaway to lead you to Kanchenjunga north base camp trek. If you are in a bigger group our trekking crews will sing and dance culturally and give you more entertain to make your holiday memorable.  

Highlights of Kanchenjunga South Base Camp Trek

  • Kathmandu city cultural tour
  • Scenic mountain flight from Bhadrapur to Kathmandu
  • Tea and cardamom farming
  • The second highest mountain in Nepal and its range
  • Traditional local settlements and lifestyle


  • Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu(1350m.).
  • Day 02: Kathmandu Valley full day Sightseeing.
  • Day 03: Drive to Birtamod(10 hrs.) drive to Taplejung(1820m.)10 hrs.
  • Day 04: Trek from Taplejung to Lalikharka(2266m.)6 hrs.
  • Day 05: Trek from Lalikharka to Kandebhanjyang(2190m.)6 hrs.
  • Day 06: Trek from Kandebhanjyang to Phumphe danda(1795m.)6 hrs.
  • Day 07: Trek from Phumphe danda to Yamphudin(1692m.)6 hrs.
  • Day 08: Trek from Yamphudin to Lasiya bhanjyang(3415m.)7 hrs.
  • Day 09: Trek from Lasiya bhanjyang to Tseram(3868m.)6 hrs.
  • Day 10: Rest and acclimatization day at Tseram(3868m.)
  • Day 11: Trek from Tseram to Ramche(4610m.)4-5 hrs.
  • Day 12: Hike to Kanchenjunga south base camp(4840m.) 3 hrs.and overnight at Ramche.
  • Day 13: Trek back from Ramche to Tseram(3868m.)3 hrs.
  • Day 14: Trek Back from Tseram to Lasiya bhanjyang (3415m.)6 hrs.
  • Day 15: Trek from Lasiya bhanjyang to Yamphudin (1692m.)5 hrs.
  • Day 16: Trek from Yamphudin to Phumphe danda (1795m.)6-7 hrs.
  • Day 17: Trek from Phumphedanda to Kande bhanjyang (2190m.)6 hrs.
  • Day 18: Trek from Kande bhanjyang to Lalikharka(2266m.)5 hrs.
  • Day 19: Trek fromLalikharka to Taplejung (1820m.)
  • Day 20: Drive to Birtamod(10 hrs.) overnight at guesthouse.
  • Day 21: Fly from chandra gadhi to kathmandu. Fare well dinner with Frolic Adventure.
  • Day 22: Departure to the international airport for your final flight.
Detail Itinerary

Cost Details

  • Airport picks up and drops by private car/van/bus.
  • 3 nights Accommodation in 2/3 star standard hotel including breakfast as per the above itinerary twin sharing basis.
  • Private car/van/bus for the cultural tour.
  • All ground and air transportations during the trip.
  • Your standard meals BLD during the trek with a cup of hot tea/coffee in breakfast
  • All necessary paper works, special trekking permit, conservation area entry permits, TIMS card and monument entrance fees
  • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly guide, porters (1 porter for 2 peoples).
  • Salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transportation and insurance for the guide and porter.
  • An arrangement of an emergency helicopter service which will be paid by your travel insurance company.
  • Sleeping bag, down jackets, duffle bags, city and trekking route maps – if necessary.
  • Frolic Adventure invites you farewell dinner on last night.
  • All government taxes (Gst) and Stationery expenses.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuvan international airport  (Kathmandu). You will require 2 passport size photos & 25 USD.
  • Your travel insurance (compulsory).
  • Lunch and dinner while you are in Kathmandu.
  • All entry fees for heritage sites.
  • Your personal expenses.
  • All the alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
  • Sweet things like dessert/chocolate.
  • Hot shower/batteries charge/heater during the trek.
  • International airfare.
  • Tips for the guide, porter & driver. 
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned in including section.
Talk to Leader
Rajesh Thapaliya

+977 9851043624 (Call/Whatsapp/Viber)