Kumbhakarna expedition

Kumbhakarna expedition in Mount Jannu Himal
Kumbhakarna expedition in Nepal or Mount Kumbhakarna climbing summit popularity is increasing in recent years. Mount Jannu known as Kumbhakarna also located 11km West of Mount Kanchenjunga. Though lower, it is a very difficult peak, with a summit pyramid that is steep on all sides. The first ascent and “standard” route is a complex and difficult, though not extreme, route up the Southeast Ridge, from the Yamatari Glacier. Neighboring peak Jannu East, 7468m, was not climbed as of 1997. On the climbing side, no experience is necessary; however you must be familiar with alpine environments and must understand the risks that camping and climbing above the snowline pose. Mount Jannu is very difficult peak, with a summit pyramid that is steep on all sides. Yalung glacier of the Mt. Kumbhakarna (Jannu 7710m), might main Mt. Kanchenjunga (8586m), Mt. Kanchenjunga (8476m), Mt. Kanchenjunga south (8476m),  Mt. Nepal peak(6910m) Pathivara Chuli (7125m) and Many other Mountain peaks.
Main summit route of Mount Kumbhakarna is Southeast ridge, world class adventure travel and tour operator proudly offers mountaineering trip in Himalayan region. Basically we operates two types of Kumbhakarna expedition services like trekking service up to base camp, base camp service  and high camp full summit support service. Kumbhakarna expedition  cost  depend on group size, trip  types (full board/ up  to base camp service), budget, tailored itinerary,  accommodation (budget to luxurious), level of service above  base camp, number of climbing guide,  porter, other support staffs, mode of transportation  and other factors. In this way price range for the Kumbhakarna summit trip widely different, if you would like to discuss your requirements please e-mail us for up to date price for Kumbhakarna climbing.
Mount Jannu expedition itinerary has been carefully designed to allow for gradual ascend and proper acclimatization by our expert climbing guide Sherpa. Best season for Kumbhakarna expedition is spring and autumn. If you interested to join group see fix departure date and availability. We organize all necessary infrastructures to assist you for Mount Kumbhakarna climbing attempt. Interested to know more information about Jannu climbing adventure fell free to contact us.

Kumbhakarna expedition itinerary

Day 01: Welcome to Nepal; upon your arrival at Nepal our representative welcome and assists to transfer in your hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing and preparation for Kumbhakarna expedition.
Day 03: Official works and Briefing in Ministry of Tourism Nepal.
Day 04: Flight from Kathmandu to Suketar trek to Tambawa camp.
Day 05: Trek from Tambawa to Khesewa.
Day 06: Trek from Khesewa to Mamankhe.
Day 07: Trek from Mamakhe to Yamphudin 1670m.
Day 08: Trek from Yamphudin to Chittre (Omje Khola).
Day 09: Trek from Chittre to Torontan.
Day 10: Trek from Torontan to Tseram.
Day 11: Trek from Tseram to Ramze.
Day 12: Trek from Ramze to Kumbhakarna Base camp.
Day 13: Advanced base camp.
Day 30: Climbing period of Mt. Kumbhakarna 7710m.
Day 31: Trek from Kumbhakarna Base Camp to Yellung.
Day 32: Trek from Yallung to Lamite Bhanjhyang.
Day 33: Trek from Lamite Bhanjyang to Yamphudin.
Day 34: Trek from Yamphudin to Phonpe Dhara.
Day 35: Trek from Phonpe Dhara to Khunjar.
Day 36: Trek from Khunjar to Suketar.
Day 37: Flight to Biratnagar flight then Transfer to hotel.
Day 38: Flight from Biratnagar to Kathmandu then Transfer to hotel.
Day 39: Free day in Kathmandu, shopping, overnight farewell dinner.
Day 40: After Kumbhakarna Expedition adventure if you are interested for other outdoor activities like Safari, Rafting, Biking, Tours, Peak climbing and trekking, we can organize as your desire. If you decide to leave Nepal we will transfer to airport for your onward destination.

Service include

Accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast (hotel 4 star 3 Nights)
Transportation Kathmandu – Suketar – Kathmandu with cargo by bus / Jeep
Two porters per climbing member to carry luggage
Trekking from Suketar, base camp to Suketar lodge or camping basic
Food and fuel for trekking, climbing period in Kumbhakarna base camp
Per person per tent north face brand or similar
All camping equipment like member tent, dining tent, kitchen tent, chairs, tables, toilet tent, mattresses etc
Liaison officer’s allowances equipment, flight ticket, insurance, daily wages sharing with other group
Expedition Crew’s allowances, transportation, insurance, daily wages
Kumbhakarna peak permit
All transfer airport-hotel-airport
Base camp guide, cook, kitchen boy and Kitchen helper sharing with other member
Emergency Oxygen – Mask and regulator (If use, pay it full cost)
Satellite phone (Pay call)
Gamow bag sharing with group member
Solar panel for light and charges batteries
Company service charges

Service exclude

Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
High altitude climbing food, fuel, Gas
Expedition personal climbing gears above Kumbhakarna base camp
Personal accident insurance and emergency rescue operation
Emergency evacuation, Helicopter rescue if required
International airport departure tax
Nepal custom duty for import of expedition goods arriving into Nepal
Bar bills and beverage
Air cargo custom clearance duty fee US$ 100 per person
Personal Satellite phone with e-mail and internet permit
Wake talkies permit
Extra expenses for personal
Filming permit
Oxygen and Mask regulator for member and Sherpa
Ice fall fees
Garbage Deposit (Sharing with other member)

Trip note

Base Camp Trekking, Kathmandu, Nepal always thinking about guest’s safety; it is our paramount concern whilst traveling with us. Mountaineering is an adventure tour we reach remote mountain region and high altitude. Sometime health condition of member, natural disaster, and weather condition of mountain region changed unexpectedly we cannot guarantee it. Please note that trekking / climbing guide or Sherpa leader has the authority to cancel any part of Kumbhakarna mountaineering itinerary if it is necessary due to safety concerns, be prepared to be flexible if required, otherwise leader follow the above itinerary.

Additional information

Content of this site provide you the information as possible about Kumbhakarna Expedition in Nepal. If you need extra information and wish to discuss any aspect of Kumbhakarna climbing summit trip or your suitability for it please contact us; If you would like to speak with reservations consultant, feel free to make a call at 0977 1 6205792

Holiday Trip Fact

Price: On request
Grade: Expedition
Season: Autumn / Spring
Duration: 40 Days
Operation: Camping
Activities: Trekking / Expedition
Group Size: Min 2
Highest access: 7710 m
Start From: Kathmandu
Ending at: Kathmandu