1. Island (Imja Tse) Peak

Island Peak, Nepal (Imja Tse)

 

 

 

Island Peak, Nepal

Island Peak, Nepal

 

 

Expedition Overview

 

Island Peak is 6187 metres high and one of the most popular and busy trekking peak in Nepal, also known as Imja Tse, lies in the Khumbu Himalayan range. Island Peak usually combined with trekking to Everest Base Camp, is a fantastic experience in the Himalayas of Nepal. It is designed for energetic and physically fit trekkers with little or no experience in mountain expedition. Climbing this peak gives the best satisfaction every amateur and serious climber can dream of. If you are seeking the thrill of adventure and wish to widen your experience towards the peak climbing expedition beyond simply trekking in Nepal, this is the mountain for you.

 

 

Gorak Shep with Mount Pumori in the background.

 

 

Being one of the ‘trekking peaks’ with very little technical aspects, Island Peak is not a difficult undertaking for a beginner climber wishing to enter the incredible world of mountain climbing. Many climbers visit Nepal every year to experience Alpine Mountaineering at high Altitude and there are many choices of peak to choose but Island peak is one of the favourite.  

 

The journey to Island Peak will start with trekking and reaching Everest Base Camp (5,357m/17,575ft) and reaching the top of Mount Kalapathar which stand at 5500 meter. From the summit of Mount Kalapathar, we get close views of Mount Everest and other high mountains.

 

 

 

 

 

Activity          :  Trekking and Technical Climbing involve with Rope and Ice Axe.

 

Max. Altitude:6,187 m /20293.36 ft

 

 

 

Dingboche to Chukung

 

 

Itinerary Overview

 

The Island peak climbing itinerary has proper and gradual acclimatization at suitable intervals. The 16-day journey begins from Lukla Airport and comes to a conclusion at one of the most famous airstrips in the world, the Lukla Airport. 

 

Day 01 – Arrival in Kathmandu airport (1345meters). Overnight at hotel.

Day 02 – Pre-trip Meeting and Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley. Overnight at hotel.

Day 03 – Morning fly to Lukla (2804 meters), trek to Phakding (2610 meters) 3 hours. Overnight at guesthouse.

Day 04 – Trek to Namche Bazaar (3441 meters) 5 hours. Overnight at guesthouse.

Day 05 – Namche Bazaar Acclimatization day. Overnight at guesthouse.

Day 06 – Trek to Tengboche Monastery (3860 meters) 5 hours. Overnight at guesthouse.

Day 07 – Trek to Dingboche(4350 meters) 6 hours. Overnight at guesthouse.

Day 08 – Trek to Chukung (4710 meters) 4 hours. Overnight at guesthouse.

Day 09 – Trek to Island peak base camp (5240 meters) 4 hours. Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 10 – Rest and Acclimatization day Overnight at Tented Camp.

Day 11  – Summit to Island peak (6187meters) and return to Chhukung (4750meters)- 9 to 12 hrs. Overnight at guesthouse.

Day 12 – Trek to Tengboche (3860meters). 6 hours. Overnight at guesthouse.

Day 13 – Trek to Namche Bazaar (3441meters) via Khumjung (2780 metres) . 5 hours Overnight at guesthouse.

Day 14 – Trek to Lukla (2804meters)5 hours .Overnight at guesthouse.

Day 15 – Morning flight to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.

Day 16Transfer to international airport for your final departure.

 

 

 

 

 

Includes And Excludes

 

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