|Range/Region:||Sikkim-Eastern Nepal Himalaya|
|Nearest major airport:||Darjeeling|
Kangchenjunga South is well known and quite prominent even when viewed from Darjeeling. It is jagged in outline and looms perhaps even more prominently than Kangchenjunga Main Peak as seen from Darjeeling. Its height has been givene as 8476m, and 8491m.