Kanchenjunga & Lumb-samba Trek

Kanchenjunga national park is a pristine mountain park, named after its massive snow treasure Mount Kanchenjunga. Mount Kanchenjunga is third highest mountain in the world scaling 8,586m. The park is still enjoying on its wilderness, untouched by the change of time. The trek will go through diverse land topography, forests and villages.
Olangchung Gola is ancient business hub in the eastern region of Nepal. This is the last village bordering to Tibet which comprises of 445 year old monastery. Olangchung Gola is mostly inhabited by Sherpas. The region is also home of rare animal Red Panda and different vegetation of plants. The economy of this place is based on business trade with Tibet and animal husbandry.
Lumba Sumba pass 5151 m lies in-between Kanchenjunga and Makalu Barun national park. This pass offers magnificent views of mount Everest, Lhotse, Baruntse, Makalu and Kanchenjunga range.

Suggested typical day to day itinerary

DAY 1
KATHMANDU – BHADRAPUR / SUKETAR
Kathmandu to Bhadrapur / Suketar by flight and drive to Ilam,explore Ilam tea garden, overnight in Ilam.
DAY 2
ILAM – TAPLEJUNG / SUKETAR
Ilam to Taplejung / Suketar drive 6/7 hour. Over night stay in Taplejung or Suketar(2420m). Prepare backpack for trek.
DAY 3
TAPLEJUNG – SINWA
Taplejung to Sinwa (980m)5/6 hours
DAY 4
SINWA – TAPLETHOK
Sinwa to Taplethok(1380m) 6 hours
DAY 5
TAPLETHOK – INLADAUDA
Taplethok to Inladauda (2500m) 6/7 hour
DAY 6
INLADAUDA – RAMSYANGPATI
Inladauda to Ramsyangpati(3000m) 5/6 hours
DAY 7
RAMSYANGPATI – OLANGCHUNG GOLA
Ramsyangpati to Olangchung Gola( 3191)
DAY 8
REST DAY
Olangchung Gola rest day explore around.
DAY 9
OLANGCHUNG GOLA – YAK KHARKA
Olangchung Gola to Yak Kharka(3712m)4/5 hour 4453 m.
DAY 10
YAK KHARKA – HIGH CAMP
Yak Kharka to High camp(4453 m) 6/7 hours.
DAY 11
HIGH CAMP – YAK KHARKA
High Camp to Yak Kharka,on this day we have to pass (5159 M).
DAY 12
YAK KHARKA – THU DAM
Yak Kharka to Thudam (3780 m) 5/6 hour
DAY 13
THU DAM – YAK KHARKA
Thu Dam to Yak Kharka 5/6 hours ( 2671m).
DAY 14
YAK KHARKA – LINGHAM
Yak Kharka to Lingham 5 hours (2250m).
DAY 15
LINGAM – HATITYA
Lingham to Hatiya 5/6 hours (1545 m).
DAY 16
HATIYA – GOLA
Hatiya to Gola 5/6 hours
DAY 17
GOLA – GHADI DANDA
Gola to Ghadi Danda 6/7 hours
DAY 18
GHADIDANDA – NUM
Ghadidanda to Num same day drive by jeep and car tumlingtar 4/5 hour
DAY 19
TUMLINGTAR – KATHMANDU
Tumlingtar to Kathmandu by flight or drive Hille bazar ,Dharan to Kathmandu
Package Includes
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner according to available menu.
Hot water, Coffee, Snickers, Fruits
Accommodation in a teahouse or tent
Well experienced mountain guide and Climbing gears
All flight and bus tickets
National park entry permits and other permits
First aid kit and satellite phone.

Package Excludes
Alcohol, Cigarettes and other personal expenses
Travel, accidental/ health insurance (mandatory).
International airfare and airport tax, Visa fee Guides/ Porter’s tip.
Emergency evacuation
Suggested Backpack
Personal belongings (i.e.camera, water bottle, extra money, sunscreen, sunglasses, sunhat, hiking shorts/ synthetic T-shirt etc).
Hiking boots, sports shoe/ trainers, 3/4 woolen socks ,2pairs liners socks, 1 pairs gloves, warm hat, 1 Day back pack and duffel bag for your clothing.
Warm layers, down or synthetic jackets, fleece, hiking pants, thermals.
Comprehensive list will be provided after you book the trip.
Most of the items can be bought or hired in Kathmandu.

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  1. Hi,
    Just wondering how many people are confirmed for trek and their profiles?