About Kanchenjunga info
Mount Kanchenjunga 8,586 meters is the third highest mountain in the world and the second highest peak in Nepal, located along the Nepal-Sikkim border in the Himalayas. Kanchenjunga is a mountain of the Himalaya range, located Eastern part of Nepal on the border of Sikkim and about 20 kilometers South of Tibet. Kanchenjunga is one of the 14 mountains on Earth that are more than 8,000 meters high above sea level. With an elevation of 8,586 m. Kanchenjunga is the third highest peak of the world, after Mount Everest (8,850 m Nepal) and K2 (8,611 m Pakistan).
Kangchenjunga is the second least climbed peak of the 14 peaks over 8,000 meters, it is known as a Kanchenjunga, Kangchen Dzo-nga or Kachendzonga also. Kangchenjunga, the third highest peak on the planet, can boast of varied ecological zones, from the subtropical land to glacial wilderness. Mighty Kangchenjunga glacier is the most famous attraction of Kanchenjunga. Great valleys, encircled by high peaks, are another feature of Kanchenjunga. It was first climbed by a British team in 1956. Kanchenjunga is an enormous mountain mass, and many satellite peaks rise from its narrow icy ridges. It was first attempted in 1905, but four members of those international parties were killed in an avalanche. The successful British expedition of 1955 set the standard by stopping a few feet short of the actual summit, in honor of the local religion.
Kanchenjunga trek is one of the exciting and challenging trekking, climbing and hiking destination reach from Nepal and Sikkim. Kanchenjunga trek is unexplored and unspoiled trekking route. The trekking in Kanchenjunga is really a rewarding one as this region offers us with the terrific natural landscape panoramic view of the Himalayas like Kanchenjunga, Everest, Makalu and Lhotse. Kanchenjunga trek route lies in the Kanchenjunga Conservation Area which is spread over 2035 sq. Km, rich in wildlife diversity. Here many endangered species of birds like Impheyan, pheasant, red-billed blue magpies, shy drogue, amphibians and mammals are found and conserved including snow leopard, Himalayan black bear, musk deer red panda and others. If you need more information about Mount Kanchenjunga Nepal fell free to contact us.
Popular adventure tours in Kanchenjunga.
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|Kanchenjunga base camp trek||Antudanda sunrise trek|
|Kanchenjunga north trek||Kanchenjunga south trek|
|Pathibhara trek||Milke danda trek|