Day 00: Arrival in International Airport Nepal 1350m.
We will pick up from International Airport Nepal and transfer to Hotel where we have booked overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 01: Kathmandu to Jhapa 300m by Drive or Flight 45m then drive to Ilam 3660m.
Two options to go Jhapa; if we take the deluxe bus, it takes 16 - 17 hours where we will get evening shift bus and catch a plane 45m from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur airport then drive to Birtamod Jhapa 30m and then drive to Nepali tea garden Ilam 4-5hours drive overnight at Ilam 3660m.
Day 02: Ilam - Panchthat to Taplejung 1820m/5-6hours by Bus.
Early in the morning see the sunrise in tea garden Ilam (Nepali Tea Garden) cold and fresh air of green tea then catch local or private vehicle drive down to Panchthar, where the driver will stop for Nepali Dal Bhat with pilgrims, local of Taplejung and some trekkers of Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek. The road leads to the middle of the cliff to on top place of Taplejung overnight at normal attach bathroom lodge 1820m.
Day 03: Taplejung - Hangdewa to Mitlung 921m/4-5hours.
After having breakfast in Taplejung first day walk start; we walk through villages and follow gravel road all the way to Handewa then trail drop down to Hangdewa River then cross that suspension bridge to Mitlung 921m nest to Tamor River overnight but where we will get normal lodge and food.
Day 04: Mitlung - Sinwa - Tawa - Thiwa to Chiruwa 1270m/5-6hours.
Day second, Having a hot breakfast trek start to the right bank of Tomor Nadi where is Nepali flat trail to Sinwa after 1:30hours for trekkers, where is small tea houses and health post and trail gradually ascending to Tawa 1170m takes 1:30hours and have one small tea shop where is the lunch stop for this day. After the Lunchour trail again gradually up then will reach Thiwa village where above this village we can catch the jeep to Taplejung then trek following right of Tomor Nadi to Chiruwa 1270m in 1 hour overnight at lodge.
Day 05: Chirwa - Tapethoke - Phembhu to Sakethum/Japantar 1576m/6-7hours.
Trek to Sakethum, we walk again right of tomor nadi then we will arrive tapethok after 1:30hour as a previous trail right of river but these days we cross tapethok suspension bridge then follow left bank of river then we climb up to phembu 1:30hour, this place is for lunch place for day then we walk villages then will be in way diversion of gola (lunba samba trail) and Kanchenjunga south base camp; we follow right way to joining river of tomor nadi and gunsha khola then we cross suspension bridge of tomor river then left bank of gunsha khola then after 1:50 hours will reach sakethum known as japantar, where are few normal rooms and food for trekkers over night.
Day 06: Sakethum - Lamatar to Amjilosa 2308m/6-7hours.
Crossing a suspension bridge from Sakethum then right of Gunsha Khola zig zac way to Lamatar after 2hours, where is small tea shop for tea and lunch and after that way lead to descending uphill to Amjilosa after 3 hours then overnight at teahouse 2308m.
Day 07: Amjilosa - Thyangham to Gyapla 2730m/5-6hours.
Kanchenjunga base camp trek day 8, the trail goes gradually1:30hour to jungle then trail 30m descent to Thyangham in 2:30hours and after lunch again trek continue flat and uphill to new bridge 1:30hours then climbing 30m up to Gyapla 2730m elevation, where is nice ground and tea house for sleep.
Day 08: Gyapla - Phole to Gunsha 3590m/5-6hours.
Way down to river bank of Gunsha Khola then gradually ascending to Phole 3180m by 3:30hours then lunch break at Phole and can visit the old monastery at that time. Having a hot lunch continue to walk along the right bank to Gunsha River 1:30hour to Gunsha (this place is the last village in this trek to base camp) overnight at lodge
Day 09: Acclimatization in Ghunsa.
Rest day in Gunsha, for acclimatization we can visit glacier of Chherpuk Kharka of Selele pass or we can hike front of Gunsha village to see the view of mountains then back to the hotel overnight at Ghunsa with good sleep at 3590m.
Day 10: Ghunsa - Rampuk Kharka to Kambachen 4050m/4-5hours.
Gunsa to Kambachen 4-5hours day walk, first gradually ascending to Ghunsa bridge then cross Rampuk Kharka 3720m then way climbing up and stone rolling place of landslide part should very care full when you are walking. Then trail descending Ghunsa River to Kambachen 4050m overnight at lodge.
Day 11: Kambachen – Ramtang to Lhonak 4780m/5-6hours.
Trek gradually uphill as well as stone rolling many parts and landslide above the trekking trail walk we will be Ramtang 4370m after 2:30hours where we can have tea coffee as well as normal food only in high season trek then after that trekking trail goes same rocky trail along the valley then after 3-4 hours we will be Lonak 4780m overnight at normal tea house and food.
Day 12: Hike to Kanchenjunga Base Camp Pangpema 5143m Back to Lonak/7-8hours.
Kanchenjunga Base Camp day hike, after breakfast in Lonak we start our day hike to Kanchenjunga Base Camp with pack lunch and enough drinking water for whole day, right rocky trail of Kanchenjunga Glacier, this glacier is really big and walking 3 hours we will be in Jorkin 5021m then keep walking through rocky as well as mountain trekking trail to Pangpema 5143m, Here is small stone huts when is big season they open this tea shop for trekkers. Overall it takes 7-8hours up and down for the whole hike overnight at Lonak 47880m.
Day 13: Lhonak - Kambechen to Ghunsa 3590m/6-7hours.
Trek way down to Ghunsa, it takes 3 hours to Kambachen 4050m lunch break then trek all the down valley and follow Gunsha Khola to Gunsha 3590m overnight.
Day 14: Ghunsa - Phole- Gyabla to Amjilosa 2308m/7-8 hours.
Same way down to Phole to Gyabla 3-4hours then lunch break for an hour then 3 hours continue to walk to Amjilosa overnight at the normal tea house.
Day 15: Amjilosa - Sakethum - Phembu to Tapethok 1380m/5-6hours.
Way down to Sakethum and Green forest walk to some villages Phembu where is lunch hour for hot lunch then trail following the Tomor Nadi cross through suspension bridge to Tapethok overnight at simple lodge.
Day 16: Tapethok - Cheruwa - Thewa to Lingkhim 1850m/3-4hours.
Trek following Tamor Nadi bank to Cheruwa within 2 hours then way lead to Thiwa in 1:30m after that we can be in Lingkhim 30-40m in the slow walk overnight at Lingkhim.
Day 17: Lingkhim to Taplejung 1800m/4-5hours by jeep.
Today we take Jeep to Taplejung in the rough road, they have two times jeep leaves at 7:00 am and 11:00 am in the morning then it takes 4-5hours to Taplejung overnight at Taplejung.
Day 18: Taplejung to Birtamod Jhapa 300m/9-10hours by Bus.
After the breakfast in Taplejung, we take our bus to Jhapa, crossing through Nepali Tea Garden Ilam. It is long driven to Jhapa which is 9-10hours in total and overnight at Jhapa.
Day 19: Drive to Bhadrapur then fly to Kathmandu 1350m/45m.
We should take the taxi from Birtamod to Bhadrapur Airport which is 20 km from Birtamod. There are two options to go Kathmandu by flight and bus, if we take the bus it takes 15-16hours and flight 45m to Kathmandu.