Island Peak Climbing

Island Peak Climbing

Trip Days

19 days

Max Height

6,189m

Difficulty

Difficult

Price

$ 2440



Island peak climbing (6189m) lies in the center of the Everest region of Nepal. This Peak Climbing is also called Imjatse in Nepal-offers a superb panorama of the Khumbu area from its summit. The Imjatse peak is an excellent way to venture into altitudes above 600m without great technical difficulty. Island Peak is the most popular of Nepal 33 designated trekking a peak white climbing this peak you will discover 4 valleys, One high pass, and 1 peak climbing.

Kongmala is one high pass. At Kala Patthar (18187 ft / 5545 m) which is a wonderful location to view and photograph Mt Everest before we had for a visit to Everest base camp. Island peak offers great Himalayan scenery of the mountains that you can see Nuptus and Lotse to the north mount Makalu to the east and Baruntse and Amadablam to the south. The peak named Island peak climbing in 1951 by Eric Shipton’s expedition team. We will be our 16- days in Kathmandu with a visit to UNESCO world heritages sits before heading to the one of the most popular trekking peak in Nepal for climbing on the Himalayas “Island Peak”.

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Day 1    Arrival in Kathmandu (13,45m) at the Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA)

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,345m) at any time. Our office representative will welcome you and transfer you to the hotel. Simply take pleasure and relax in the fun of driving. Short briefing about the trip after transferring you to the hotel. Enjoy your overnight stay in the hotel.

Day 2  Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley(1,345m)

Today would be the most exhilarating day where you will be introduced to the most pious Hindu and Buddhist religious place that is listed in the UNESCO World Heritage sites and elucidates you to the entire mysticism over its existence Pashupatinath temple, Boudhanath stupa, Patan Durbar Square and Swayambhunath stupa.

Day 3    Fly (40min) to Lukla (2,840m) by morning flight, then commence trek to Phakding (2,610m)

We take an early morning flight to Lukla, which is completely dependent on weather conditions. We have our breakfast in Lukla and follow the stone trail downhill around 45 minutes and we take an early morning flight to Lukla, which is completely dependent on weather conditions. We have our breakfast in Lukla and follow the stone trail downhill around 45 minutes and walk along with Yak and mules at a time, through beautiful Buddhist communities with prayer flags, Chorten, and mani. Relatively today’s trek is easy and we trek for 3-4 hours until we arrive Phakdingd walk along with Yak and mules at a time, through beautiful Buddhist communities with prayer flags, Chorten, and mani. Relatively today’s trek is easy and we trek for 3-4 hours until we arrive Phakding. 3 hrs. Overnight at a guesthouse

Day 4    Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,441m)

Going through a beautiful pine forest, we follow the trail north up the valley of Benkar. After that, we cross Dudh Koshi River and go on passing Chumoa to Monjo, and the entrance to Everest National Park. Then crossing a suspension bridge, we pass Jorsale village and walk to the Dudh Koshi and Bhote Koshi rivers. After a while, we reach the heart of Sherpa village – Namche Bazaar. At one hour’s distance to reaching Namche Bazaar, if the weather permits, we can view the beautiful sights of Mt. Everest and Mt. Lhotse.5.5 hrs. Overnight at a guesthouse

Day 5    Namche Bazaar / Acclimatization

Our guide will take you to explore around the nearest villages or hike up to Syangboche Everest View hotel for a couple of hours to resist your body with high elevation). There are many things to do around Namche Bazaar, and we can spend a day here by gaining lots of fun. Namche Bazaar is the heart of the Khumbu region and has government offices, ATMs, Internet cafes, shops, restaurants, and a colorful market where we get lots of facilities. Our guides can take us to explore the real beauty of Namche Bazaar. Hiking to Sagarmatha National Park results in trekkers with a beautiful sunrise and the mindblowing views of Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Kongde and so on. In exploring Namche Bazar, we observe traditional Sherpa life, Khumjung Hillary School and enjoy flora and fauna found at such altitude. Overnight at a guesthouse.

Day 6    Namchabazar to the Tengboche Monastery (3,860m)

During this trek, we go through the Dudh-Koshi River and pass by rhododendron forests to Tengboche. While going through the Dudh Koshi River, we enjoy the fabulous views of mountain tops like Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Kongde and so on. Upon reaching Tengboche, we visit Tengboche Monastery-the largest monastery in the region and sink in the views of Everest, Ama Dablam, and other peaks. ) – 5 hrs. Overnight at a guesthouse.

Day 7    Tengboche to Dingboche (4,400 m)

We drop down and trek through forests filled with a variety of lush trees – birch, conifers, and rhododendrons. This journey again results from us with tremendous views of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, and Ama Dablam. The trek moves ahead towards the Imja Valley, Lobuche River and ultimately begins climbing up to Dingboche. At Dingboche, we see a beautiful array of fields enclosed by stone walls to protect barley, buckwheat, and potatoes from the cold winds and grazing animals. 6 hrs. Overnight at a guesthouse

Day 8    Dingboche to Lobuche (4900m)

Dingboche is a famous stop for trekkers and climbers headed to Mt. Everest, Ama Dablam or Imja Tse. The village is beautiful with an array of fields enclosed by stone walls to protect barley, buckwheat, and potatoes from the cold wind and grazing animals. We spend a day at Dingboche for adjustment. We take day hikes to either Nagarjuna Hill for appreciable views of Makalu, Lhotse, Cholatse, Tawache, and Ama Dablam. back to the same tea house/ guesthouse.

Day 9    Lobuche to Gorakshep and hike to Everest Base camp (5363m)

We start the day with a slight climb to Duglha at the end of the terminal moraine of the Khumbu Glacier. From here, we climb up a steep trail to Chupki Lhara, where we find an array of stones with prayer flags used as memorials to Scott Fischer (American mountaineer) and 10-time Everest submitter Babu Chiri Sherpa (Nepali mountain guide) who died on a mission to climb Everest. Next, we continue our trek to the Khumbu Glacier moraine and find ourselves facing different great peaks – Khumbutse, Lingtren, Pumori and Mahalangur Himal. After that, we reach Lobuche .overnight at the guesthouse

Day 10    Morning hike to Kallapathar (5,545m) to see Mountain View and sunrise then trek down to Lobuche (4900m)

We prepare for an early morning departure, amid pre-dawn darkness and low temperatures (-10 to -14 C). It is always possible for breezy winds which is common. Familiar peaks such as Lingtren, Khumbutse, and Changtse tower to the east even as Everest begins to reveal itself. But, it is while reaching Kala Patthar that we get to see 360 degree up-close and awesome views of Mt. Everest. And the most wonderful thing to be known is that the sunset view from Kala Patthar is more admirable than the sunrise view. As the setting sun’s rays strike the snow-capped mountains, the resulting scenery is incredible which results like shiny diamonds. ) overnight at the guest house.

Day 11    Lobuche to Chhukung(4,730m) Via Kongma La Pass

We will start our trek from Lobuche. Passing the Lobuche glacier, we will enjoy views of Ama Dablam, Pokalde, Thamserku and other peak and after 5 hours of a hike we will reach the hight point Kumbila la pass(5,447m) when we will reach the top.we will get to see tombstone wrapped in prayer flags and back we will look at the landscapes of icy lakes ahead down of which is the Khumbu glacier. Overnight at Chhukumg Valley.

Day 12    Chhukung To Island Peak Base camp (5,200m)

Today we will trek up the Imja valley(which is the biggest lake of Khumbu region to base camp, which is 5,150m above the sea level we get a chance to see the wonderful views of the mountain including Mt Everest Ama Dablam and Lhotse etc. Overnight at Island Peak Base Camp.

Day 13    Orientation on Climbing at Island Peak Base camp (5,200m)

Today after breakfast we begin our Orientation on climbing.our guides will provide training on peak climbing techniques and the proper ways of using climbing gears.such as a harness, ascender, climbing boots and crampons.the training will also include using ropes to go up and down, we can rest the day for next day climbing overnight at base camp.

Day 14    Island peak base camp to Island peak summit (6,189m)back to Island peak base camp

Today after breakfast we will be beginning our climbing. Island peak which is the most challenging and magnificent view(6,189m)tough day and technical ice part it takes more than 9-10 hours. At the summit, we can enjoy the view and surround and we will take a lot of photos and memories, then we’ll trek back down to base camp. Overnight at base camp.

Day 15    Island Peak base camp to Pangboche (3,985m)

Today after achieving the summit, we will trek towards Pangboche.we will follow the same route back through the wide valley of Khumbu Khola and also pass through the beautiful sherpa valley on the way to Pangboche we will pass through the lush forest of rhododendron, pine, and oak. Overnight at Pangboche.

Day 16    Pangboche to Namche Bazaar

Today we will walk on trial with a lot of ups and downhill. On a trail alongside the Dudh Koshi river.we will cross several suspension bridges, pass by several villages and monasteries before reaching Lukla. After reaching Namche Bazaar we will rest of the day and recall the experiences of the last couple of weeks. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.

Day 17    Namchbazar to Lukla

we will wake down the rocky terrains to book a flight to Kathmandu. You can visit the Hospital and school established by Sir Edmund Hillary and also relieve yourself from the fatigue of the long journey of trekking. Overnight at Lukla

Day 18    Fly back Lukla to Kathmandu

Today we will fight back with a 40 minutes amazing scenic to Kathmandu. there will be a farewell dinner ( Nepali Food) to celebrate the successful completion of our journey. Overnight in Kathmandu

Day 19    Final departure

Your wonderful adventure in Nepal comes to an end today. We wish you all the best. A representative from Aarohi Holiday Pvt Ltd will take you to the airport approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight.

What's included ?

Pick up and drop off from and to International airport.

3 night hotel in Kathmandu (first two nights and last one night)

Everest national park permit

Khumbu Entrance Fee

Island peak Climbing permit

TIMS Card(Trekkers Information Management System)

One English speaking government Licensed Guide/Climbing guide (insurance, experienced, salary, food and accommodation)

One porter for each two people

Accommodation in tea houses twin sharing (private room/ Shared bathroom)

3 Meals a day – breakfast, lunch, Dinner during the trek (Anything from the munu)

Flight ticket (Kathmandu-Lukla-kathmanmdu)

Sightseeing tour car A/C, driver and culture guide.

Farewell dinner at Nepalese cultural restaurant after the trek in Kathmandu.

All taxes and Company service charges

What's excluded ?

Bar and beverage bills, Tea coffe, wifi, bottled water, desserts, hot shower, Battery charge

Personal expenses, personal clothes, personal insurance for health and evacuation and tipping.

Entrance fees for sightseeing points.

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Trip Overview
  • Span
    19 days
  • Meal
    All meals included during the trek
  • Country
    Nepal
  • Starts from:
    Kathmandu
  • Ends at:
    Kathmandu

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