EBC - Island Peak Climbing

It is no surprise that Himalayan peaks have drawn adventurers, climbers and cultural enthusiasts for nearly 200 years. The stark and rugged terrain, so entwined with the culture of local Sherpa people, offers such powerful experiences that Himalayan travel Island Peak Climbing, Island Peak Info, Nepal Island Peakstands in a class by itself. While many think of travel to the Himalayas as only high altitude climbing or trekking, this is somewhat of a misconception as many beautiful ascents can be made with limited climbing experience. This expedition offers both climbers and trekkers an exciting opportunity to enter the world of the mighty Himalayas.

In order to acclimatize prior to climbing Island Peak (20,305ft/6,189m), we offer a trek through the Himalayan Khumbu. This expedition offers wonderful trekking through the glorious Khumbu region and any fit enthusiast is welcome to join the team. All team members will have the opportunity to summit Kala Pattar (18,187ft/5,545m), a wonderful location to view and photograph Mt. Everest, and then we head for a visit to Everest Base Camp. While climbing team members make the summit attempt of Island Peak, trekking only team members will spend 2-3 days walking in the stunning valleys around Island Peak. Island Peak Climbing : 16 days

The route to Kala Pattar takes you along the path to Everest Base Camp. You travel through the renowned village of Namche Bazaar and the revered monastic community of Tengboche. From the summit of Kala Pattar you can snap excellent photographs of Everest,Island Peak Climbing, Island Peak Info, Nepal Island Peak Lhotse and Nuptse. The Kala Pattar trek serves both as an introduction to the warmth of the Sherpa community. It also serves as an acclimatization period preceding the great ascent of the great pyramid, Island Peak.

The trek to Island Peak also walks you through the countryside, where you partake in Nepalese and Tibetan cultures as they have existed for centuries. The journey offers some of the most striking scenery in the Khumbu via the enchanting village of Dingboche. This trek is filled with Buddhist shrines and this village of stone charms your path to the mountains. The summit of Island Peak stands adjacent to the South Face of Lhotse, one of the world's largest ice walls, and offers stunning views of beautiful Ama Dablam and Makalu. It is an excellent opportunity to participate in and fully experience a Himalayan mountain climbing expedition

Fixed Departure Dates

Oct 02, Oct 17, Oct 25 Nov 05, Nov 15 Dec 09 Mar 15, Mar 21 Apr 01, Apr 15, Apr 28 May 05, May 22

Trip Facts

  • Good month to trek: Oct,nov,dec, march,april,may
  • Trek Start point: Lukla
  • Trek End point: Lukla
  • Maximun altitude: 5545m Kalapatthar, 5364m Everest base camp and Island Peak Summit 6161m
  • Major Mountain peaks: Kongde peak, Thamaserku mountain, Kangtega, Ama dablam, Taboche, cho la che, island peak, Pumo ri, Lobuche east and west, Nuptse, Lotse, Lingtrain, khumbutse, Lo La, And Suprem peak Mt. Everest.
  • Major village: Chaurikharka, Phakding, Monjo, Namche, Khumjung, deboche, Pangboche, dingboche , Chhukung, pheruche
  • Major people: Originally Sherpa but now you can see mix due to the tourism business

Trip Itinerary

Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu airport (1350m) Transfer to Hotel
Day 02 Kathmandu Flight to Lukla trek to Phakding (2640m)
Day 03 trek to Namche Bazar (3440m)
Day 04 Acclimatization in Namche Bazaar , Hike to syangboche and back to namche Bazar
Day 05 trek to tenboche (3840m)
Day 06 trek to Dinboche 4410m
Day 07 Rest day in Dinboche, hike to chhukung and back to Dingboche 4410m
Day 08 Trek to Lubuche 4950m
Day 09 trek to Gorakshep 5180m and hike to kalapatthar 5545m
Day 10 Trek to base camp 5364m and back to Lobuche 4950m
Day 11 Trek to chhukung
Day 12 Trek to Island Peak base camp 5050m
Day 13 Summit day to island peak summit.
Day 14 Rest day for inscase problem occur in first day to summit
Day 15 Trek down to Pangboche
Day 16 trek down to Namche
Day 17 trek to Lukla
Day 18 Fly to kathmandu and sight seeing in kathmandu such as Pashupatinath Hindu Temple, Patan Durbar Square, Bouddhanath Stupa
Day 19 Departure to airport as your flight schedule

Price: USD 3000

Food menu:

Breakfast : tea/coffee+ 2egg+ toast/porride/tibetan bread/pancake
Lunch: Tea/coffee+ chowmen/fried rice/macoroni or any from local menu
Dinner: Tea/coffee+ soup+ Pizza/steak/fried Noodle or any from local menu + fresh fruit plate for group sharing basis

Cost Include

  • All Ground transportation By BUS/VAN/CAR
  • Two night Standard Hotel in kathmandu
  • kathmandu - Lukla - Kathmandu Flight ticket
  • Domestic airport Tax
  • Your meal in kathmandu
  • Three times meal(Breakfast lunch dinner) in trek
  • Three cup of tea/coffee during the trek
  • 2L of drinking water per head ( you can choose any boil/bottle water)
  • Hot water in bucket to wash face and hand every morning and Evening
  • One porter for 2 member to carry baggage
  • One English speaking Guide
  • All Nepali staff's Salary, insurance, Air ticket
  • Necessary Sherpa Climbing Guide for Island Peak
  • Fee/Car/Van and Guide for Kathmandu sight seeing
  • Sagarmatha national park entry permit fee
  • Trekkers information management system (TIMS) card
  • Island peak and Lobuche peak climbing permit and Garbage deposit
  • Camping gear like Tent, mattress, cooking utilities, and food in island peak base camp
  • Climbing Equipment like harness, carabinar, helmet, ice axe, ice bar, crampon
  • Cook for Island and Lobuche peak base camp
  • Nepal government Tax
  • Office service charge
  • Map of Everest base camp trek to every member

Cost Exclude

  • Your travel Insurance
  • Your Nepal entry Visa
  • your personal drinks like coke fanta, minural water, juice, any types of alcohol
  • Your laundry service
  • Hot shower during trek
  • International airfair and airport tax
  • Your personal Equipment
  • Tips for Guide and porters
  • If flight delay or by any other reason need to extend the extra trek days, u need to pay extra.
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.
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