Island Peak


  • Island peak /Imja Tse 6189m is the most popular trekking peak to climb in Everest region. It is located on top of the Chukung glacier between Ama Dablam and Lhotse Mountains, the most popular trekking destination because of its challenging geographical position. This mountain was named "Island Peak" in 1952 AD, by a climbing team of Eric Shipton, due to its striking location in the middle of the Chhukung valley, like an Island on a sea of ice. Island peak was first ascended in 1953 by a British team as preparation for climbing Everest.

    Island Peak climbing trip fulfills the dream of every amateur and serious climbers, who are seeking the thrill of adventure and wish to experience adventure climbing trips beyond normal trekking.  The summit is interesting and attractive with a highly glaciated west face rising from the Lhotse Glacier. The peak is actually an extension of the ridge coming down off the south end of Lhotse Shar.

  • Day 01:Arrival day in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft)

    Day 02:Rock climbing course at Kathmandu or Half day guided city tours of Kathmandu.

    Day 03:Kathmandu- Lukla (2,800m/9,186ft) & trek to Phakding (2,652m/8,700ft), 3-4 hrs

    Day 04:Phakding- Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,283ft), 5-6 hrs

    Day 05:Acclimatize day & Excursion

    Day 06:Namche Bazaar - Tyangboche (3870m) 5-6 hours

    Day 07:Tyangboche- Pheriche

    Day 08:Pheriche- Lobuche (4,928m/16164 ft), 5-6 hrs

    Day 09:Lobuche- Gorekshep (5,160m/16,929ft) - Everest Base Camp Excursion (5,320m/17,450ft), 5-7 hrs

    Day 10:Gorak Shep - Kala Pattar - Pheriche: 7-8 hours

    Day 11:Pheriche- Chhukung

    Day 12:Island Peak Base Camp (5,200m/17,060ft), 3-4 hrs

    Day 13:Island High Camp (5,600m/18,372ft), 2-3 hrs

    Day 14:Island Peak summit (6,189m/20,305ft) & return back to Chhukung, 8-10 hours

    Day 15:Chhukung to Tyangboche (3,867m/12684ft), 4-5 hrs

    Day 16:Tyangboche- Namche (3,440m/11,283ft), 4-5 hrs

    Day 17:Namche to Lukla (2,800m/9,186ft), 6-7 hrs

    Day 18:Lukla- Kathmandu

    Day 19:Departure from Kathmandu

  • Cost Includes

    • Land transfer to and from trekking by tourist bus.
    • Applicable Trekking fees
    • English speaking trekking guide and porter to carry the luggage
    • Local guest house accommodation.
    • Welcoming dinner in Kathmandu.
    • Last night dinner in Kathmandu.
    • Insurance for the trekking staff. (insurance as per state law)
    • All the government tax and our service charges. 
    • Includes breakfast, lunch & dinner.

    Cost Excludes

    • Nepal Visa Fees (you should bring accurate USD cash and two passport size pictures)
    • Personal expenses (Shopping, Laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, mineral water or boiled water, Phone calls, shower etc)
    • Your lunch and dinners in Kathmandu (This apply also early come back from trek then the fixed itinerary)
    • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu due to early arrival or late departure, early come back from trek (due to any case) than the fixed itinerary
    • International fare/arrival taxes/departure taxes to and from Kathmandu
    • Trip and rescue insurance
    • Tips for guides and porters/ Donations

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Island Peak Climbing(19 Days)
Activities:Peak Climbing, Sightseeing
Max Elevation : 6,189m
Accomodation : Hotel/Guest House
Transportation : Private Vehicle/Flight
Best Month : March - May and Sept - Nov
Group Size : Min. 2 Per
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