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Island Peak Climbing

Island Peak Climbing

Island Peak Climbing is the top experiences in the Himalayan of Nepal which is organized for those energetic and physically fit trekkers with little or no experience in mountain expedition. This climbing trekking is one of most popular climbing of Nepal. It is suitable to all novice climbers and experienced trekkers. This climbing is an admired peak expedition experience in the Everest region of Nepal which is 6,189m above from the sea level. This climbing is not a difficult undertaking for a beginner climber wishing to enter the incredible world of mountain climbing. It offers an exhilarating climbing experience beyond simply trekking in Nepal. This peak, coming down as an extension of the ridge from the southern end of Lhotse Shar, sits like an island in the sea of ice therefore, it was named Island Peak by a climbing team of Eric Ship ton in 1953. This peak climbing is one of the main climbing peaks in the Everest Region of Nepal.

Island Peak Climbing also offers an exclusive opportunity to experience glacial moraines, suspension bridges, monasteries, prayer rocks, colorful settlements decorated with flags, and Sagarmatha National Park that features varieties of rare flora, fauna and birds. This peak climbing takes us into the heartland of the Khumbu Valley and Sherpa culture and also possible to visit the most popular trekking destination in the world (Everest Base Camp and Kalapatthar). This peak is the best trekking peaks for adventure climbing which offer spectacular views of the Himalayan range but also the pristine culture, tradition, and religion of the Sherpa people en route. The warm hospitality offered by the Sherpa people makes the trail more enjoyable in this peak climbing. This peak climbing journey begins from and comes to a conclusion at one of the most famous airstrips in the world, the Lukla Airport in the Everest Region.

Outline itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Katmandu ETR Member will meet you at the airport and transfer to hotel.
Day 02: Full Sight Seeing in Kathmandu and Preparation EBC via Island Peak Climbing
Day 03: Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding (2,651m/8,700ft): 40 minutes flight; 8km, 3 – 4 hours trek
Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,438m/11,280 ft): 11km, 5 – 6 hours
Day 05: Acclimatization  Explore day visit to Everest View hotel
Day 06: Namche Bazaar to Phortse Village (3,700) 5- 6 hours
Day 07: Phortse Village to Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300 ft): 9km, 5 – 6 hours
Day 08: Acclimatization Explore day, little day hike
Day 09: Dingboche to Lobuche (4,930m/16,170ft): 5-6 hours
Day 10: Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5170 m/16,961ft), visit Everest Base Camp (5364m/17,594ft): 6-7 hours
Day 11: Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar (5545m/18,192ft) and back to Dingboche (4400m) 7-8 hours
Day 12: Dingboche to Chhukung (4750m) 3 hours
Day 13: Chhukung to Island Peak base camp (5000m/17,060ft): 3-4 hours
Day 14: Island Peak base camp to Island Peak summit (6,189m/20,305ft), back to base camp: 10-12 hours
Day 15: Island Peak Base Camp to Pangboche (3,985m/13,074ft) 5-6 hours
Day 16: Pangboche to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,286ft): 4-5 hours
Day 17:  Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2,800m/9,186ft): 6-7 hours
Day 18: Fly to Kathmandu (1,350m/4,428ft)
Day 19: Final International Departure

Details Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m)

Arrival in Kathmandu, The representatives by Everest Trekking Routes will welcome to you at TIA Upon your Arrival. We transfer to hotel overnight stay.

Day 02: Full day Sight Seeing Kathmandu Valley

After the breakfast, we spend the whole day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu Valley as major point. One of the biggest Stupa in the world, Bouddhanath stupa and Monastry, Old heritage Buddhist temple Soyembhunath and Monastry, Kathmandu Durbar Squer Kumari temple and Patan Durbar Squar krishna temple. The kathmandu sightseeing is real Nepalese traditional culture and heritage touring, After tour will back to hotel and preparation the Everest Camp Trek Trip overnight stay hotel.

Day 03: Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding (2,651m/8,700ft): 40 minutes flight; 8km, 3 – 4 hours trek

Our Guide will transfer to Domestic airport and short lukla flight 30 minute and introduce our local mountain porters. Kick of your beautiful trek through larges village chourikharka and demented towards Dudhkoshi River and continue to Phakding (2652m. 8700ft.) we will have staying acclimatization stay overnight at lodge.

Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,438m/11,280 ft): 11km, 5 – 6 hours

After hot breakfast trek to Namche Bazaar, the biggest village of khumbu region, which is most popular Himalayan city Touristic area same as Kathmandu and Pokhara. Trekking toward to Monjo Entering Sagarmath National Park and Trekkers Information Management System Main Gate. Flow up Dudhkoshi River and crossing highest double substance bridge bottom of the Namche. If have change to see mt. everest on trail and continue to Namche. Stay overnight at lodge.

Day 05: Acclimatization Day – Namche Bazaar: (3,440m/11,284ft)

Today Explore and Acclimatization day, after breakfast visit to Sherpa Museum which is popular by khumbu region about the Sherpa culture and history and will have hike to top of the Everest view point take cup of tea or coffee at Everest View lodge. If weather is perfect then will see Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Island Peak, Amadablam and Many Others Trekking peak.  When we return from Everest View point visit to Khumjung Village and Admon Hillary high school take lunch and back to Namche , Little sightseeing stay overnight at lodge.

Day 06: Namche Bazaar to Phortse (3,870m/12,694ft): 10km, 5- 6 hours

After breakfast we will continue trek to Phortse medium beautiful sherpa village. Beginning part flat and easy after sanasa moderate slide and stepping to Mongla situate 4000m. Take lunch that is depend on choice and extremely descending to phortse tenga pass the bridge and end of our destination stay overnight at lodge.

Day 07: Phortse to Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300 ft): 9km, 5 – 6 hours

After hot breakfast we will continue trek to Dingboche, which is massive viewpoint and chance to see lots of wild animals as Blue sheep, dear, Himalayan thar, and Many of Domestic Yaks brousing grass. The phortse to Dingboche is most beautiful trail select by Everest Trekking Routes. Take lunch at Upper Pangboche or Samare and slowly trek to Dingboche stay overnight at lodge.

Day 08: Dingboche Acclimatization Day

Today Acclimatization day at dingboche just light hike to little pick or hike to Chhukung just combination acute mountain sickness and visit to Dingboche Sherpa Villages. Will have to wear warm cloth and take lots of drinking water. Make sure could reach our Destination to EBC stay extra night at lodge.

Day 09: Dingboche to Lobuche (4910 m) 5/6 hours

After hot breakfast we will continue trek to Lobuche, over 4000 meter have to most care health because before lobuche slowly toward dhukla and take lunch and rest for while and hard part stepping and amazing tabuche peak,  Amabablam peak, Lobuche peak, Pumary peak and  Nupse Peak. Its make us enjoy and stay overnight at lodge.

Day 10: Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5170 m/16,961ft), visit Everest Base Camp (5364 m/17,594 ft): 13km

From Lobuche to Gorakshep takes more than 2 hours and must leave early morning, because take hot drink as tea or coffee continue to Gorakshep and get accommodation leave bag. Before visit to Everest Base Camp we have to Breakfast and take with us light food. It is hard and long day all most 8 to 10 hours. Return from EBC stay overnight at lodge.

Day 11: Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar (5,545m/18,192ft) to Dingboche (4,400m): 16km, 7-8 hours

Early morning hike to Kala Pathar peak 5545m. Which is our main destination sun rise and panoramic views front of the Mt everest and Pumari Expedition, Magnificent himayan range and return to Gorakshep take breakfast after that continue trek to Dingboche stay overnight at lodge.

Day 12: Dingboche to Chhukung (4750m) 3 hours

After breakfast trek to Chukung, it takes 3 to 4 hours walking distance, Beautiful Himalayan scenery toward several yak farms stay overnight at lodge.

Day 13: Chhukung to Island Peak base camp (5000m/17,060ft): 3-4 hours

After breakfast trek to Island base camp also another short day lunch and dinner same place. After lunch takes short rest and continue to basic Island peak climbing train for all Members, and visit to Imja Lake which is biggest Lake Khumbu region and prepare the Summit. Go to bed earlier and short sleep stay overnight at Campsite.

Day 14: Island Peak base camp to Island Peak summit (6,189m/20,305ft), back to base camp: 10-12 hours

Early morning get up around at 12:00 AM take breakfast and leave at 1: PM start to Island Peak which is most challenging and magnificent views (6189m.) tough day and Technical Ice part it takes more than 10 hours after that return to Island base camp stay overnight at Campsite.

Day 15: Island Peak Base Camp to Pangboche (3,985m/13,074ft) 5-6 hours

After breakfast continue to same way stop lunch at chhukum or dingboche depend on trekker’s slowly Pangboche stay overnight at lodge.

Day 16: Pangboche to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,286ft): 4-5 hours

After breakfast trek to Namche visit to larges Sherpa land City enjoy and stay overnight at lodge.

Day 17: Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2,800m/9,186ft): 19km, 6 – 7 hours

After breakfast same way to return lukla, easy downhill but more traffic yak, Jhopkyo, Porters toward to manjo.  Before lukla take light lunch and continue to lukla, finaly we will complete our trip and warm up with all team to say good bye for local porters waiting for flight to Kathmandu stay overnight at lodge.

Day 18: Fly to Kathmandu (30 Minute) Explore and shopping

After breakfast we short walk to airport and waiting for flight. Because some time very hard to get flight and lots of people waiting. We must reservation for flight before our trip. When we arrived in Kathmandu explore and shopping souvenir to your family.

Day 19: Final International departure

We will drop you to the TIA for your final departure and happy journey your hometown, hope to see you again and good bye.

Manual Note :

According to plan extend date on trip above the custom Itinerary the cost will be additional. We cannot guarantee it if weather, road condition bad, and vehicle breakdown mountain acute sickness for trekkers. We will try to ensure that our official schedule trip run, And if you have more extra days pre-plan then let us inform we assist by your requirement.

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