Island Peak Climbing with EBC (Everest Base Camp Trek)

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  • Duration: 19 Days
  • Difficulty: Challenging
  • Tour Type: Guided Climbing
  • Max altitude: 6160 m.
  • Transportation: Land & Air
  • Best Time: Sep. - Nov. & Mar. - Jun.

Island peak climbing is combined with Everest base camp trekking which is adventurous expedition in Nepal. The Island Peak (6160m) is located beyond of Imja Khola valley close to Chhukum and it is also called Imja Tse Peak. It is another most popular peak of Nepal that many interested climbers has climbed successfully. It is also considered as a special climbing training before heading the extreme high Himalayan expeditions. Himalayan Mentor has proposed the climbing itinerary of the popular Island Peak that the entire trekking days combined with the Everest Base Camp trek which allows you to acclimatize and perfect fit before heading the climbing. You will be also climbing Kalapatthar (5545m) ridge and exploring Everest Base Camp together to make climbing trip easier.

Island Peak expedition normal route is south-east flank and south-west ridge so the general base camp is set at 5100m of elevation in between Imja Tse and the sideways moraine of the Imja Glacier. We are always aware that proper precaution should be taken to avoid the possible of avalanche in the occurrence of heavy snow fall. It is technically demanding climb up above high camp so requires perfect physical condition. Other important technical instruction will be instructed by our climbing expert during the stay at base camp.

Island peak climbing highlights

  • 19 days guided mountain climbing trip including EBC trek
  • Summit Island Peak (6160m.) & experience the mountain climbing in Nepal
  • Visit Everest base camp and Kalapatthar before climbing the Island peak
  • Enjoy beautiful sights of Everest region Himalayas throughout the trip
  • Experience Sherpa people, their culture and livelihood
  • Make lifetime memory with the magnificent views of the snow-capped mountains, including Mt. Everest, Mt. Makalu, Mt Ama Dablam, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Lhotse, and many others from Island peak summit
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Trip Itinerary

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Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, Nepal

Up on arrival meet our office representative at airport and transfer to hotel/ after refreshing complete the official formalities/ briefing about the preparation and rest of the day free for your own leisure.

Accommodation: Hotel Meals: None Place: Kathmandu Maximum Altitude: 1400m.

Day 02: Free day for preparation and official briefing

This is a free day for the trip preparation and provide the offical briefing at your hotel. We also collect the permit for Island (Imja Tse) Peak climbing and check your equipment for the trip.

Accommodation: Hotel Meals: Breakfast Place: Kathmandu Maximum Altitude: 1400m.

Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2800m) & trek to Phakding (2600m, 3- 4 hrs)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Phakding Maximum Altitude: 2600m.

Day 04: Trek from Phakding (2600m) to Namche Bazaar (3500m, 5-6 hrs)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Namche Bazaar Maximum Altitude: 3500m.

Day 05: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Namche Bazaar Maximum Altitude: 3500m.

Day 06: Trek from Namche Bazaar (3500m) to Tengboche (3870m, 5-6 hrs)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Tengboche Maximum Altitude: 3870m.

Day 07: Trek from Tengboche (3870m) to Dingboche (4410m, 5-6 hrs)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Dingboche Maximum Altitude: 4410m.

Day 08: Trek from Dingboche (4410m) to Lobuche (4940m, 4-5 hrs)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Lobuche Maximum Altitude: 4940m.

Day 09: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep (5164m) & Visit Everest Base Camp (5364m., 6-7 hours)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Gorakshep Maximum Altitude: 5364m.

Day 10: Visit Kalapatthar (5545m) early morning and trek to Dingboche (4410m, 5-6 hours)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Dingboche Maximum Altitude: 5545m.

Day 11: Trek from Dingboche to Chhukung (4800m, 3 hours)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Chhukung Maximum Altitude: 4800m.

Day 12: Trek from Chhukung to Island peak (Imja Tse) Base Camp (5100m, 3-4 hours)

Accommodation: Tented Camp Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Island Base Camp Maximum Altitude: 5100m.

Day 13: Climb from Island base camp to Island Peak Summit (6160m.) & back to Island Base Camp

Accommodation: Tented Camp Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Island Peak Base Camp Maximum Altitude: 5100m.

Day 14: Spare days for climbing

Accommodation: Tented Camp Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Island Peak Base Camp Maximum Altitude: 5100m.

Day 15: Trek from Island Base Camp back to Tengboche (3870m,5-6 hours)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Tengboche Maximum Altitude: 3870m.

Day 16: Trek from Tengboche to Monjo (2835m, 5-6 hours)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Monjo Maximum Altitude: 2835m.

Day 17: Trek from Monjo to Lukla (2800m, 5-6 hours)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Lukla Maximum Altitude: 2800m.

Day 18: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu, Transfer to the hotel.

Evening farewell dinner at Nepali restaurant!

Accommodation: Hotel Meals: Breakfast & Dinner Place: Kathmandu Maximum Altitude: 1400m.

Day 19: Final Departure

Transfer to the airport for final departure!

Accommodation: None Meals: Breakfast Place: - Maximum Altitude: 1400m.

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Above itinerary for Island Peak Climbing might not be suitable for everyone. So please feel free to send us your requirements to info@himalayanmentor.com or call us at +977 9841 875661 (Direct Call/Whatsapp/Signal) to customize as you wish.

Inclusion in the Package

Included

  • Airport transfers - pick up and drop upon arrival and departure 
  • Entry permit to Sagarmatha National Park, peak permit & garbage deposit
  • Supporting staffs (trekking guide and porter), as well as their necessary insurance, and accommodation meals allowance and salary
  • Climbing Sherpa and climber’s personal equipments
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner -3 meals per day and overnight accommodation in tea house lodge along the trail and tented camp & food during the climbing period
  • Necessary snow bars, ropes, rock piton and ice screws for climbing
  • Domestic airfare and airport tax round trip (Kathmandu - Lukla – Kathmandu for the trekking )
  • 3- Nights accommodation in Kathmandu in BB basis before and after the trek.
  • Comprehensive First Aid kit pack

Excluded

  • International flight ticket and airport tax
  • Lunch and dinner during the Kathmandu stay
  • Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, bottled drinks (including cold drinks and mineral/hot water/shower), tips for the guide, porter & other staffs etc. 
  • Additional costs- extra days stay, incase of flight cancellation due to the natural calamities, bad weather forecast and other unforeseen circumstances
  • Personal trekking and climbing gear for the trip
  • High alpine tent, high foods and sleeping bag
  • Oxygen, Mask & Regulator, Gammo Bag & satellite phone

Availability

This trip is a private guided one and can be arranged on your requested date. The group size for this trip is one to above.

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