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- Location: Everest Region
- Trip Grade : Moderate
- Max Altitude : 6,189m
- Best Time : March to May & Sept to Nov
- No of Trip Days: 18
- Group Size : 1-10
- Transportation: Flight
- Accomodation: Lodge & Tent
- Cost : USD 0.00
- Entry : Lukla
- Exit : Lukla
Maximum comfort for a reasonable price and the best possible safety for climbing the Imja-Tse batter known as Island peak (6,189m), which is the famous challenging peak in Himalaya. Although the scene is the most breathtaking high mountain landscape of the world, the goal of the ascent of an attractive six thousand.
Island Peak is definitely one of them, and this peak climb is also done for the practice of mountaineering skills and acclimatization as a prelude to the Everest expedition. 8000expedition design effective schedule including Everest base camp trek (5,356m), Kalapthar summit (5,545m) & Kongma-la pass (5,528m) before Ascend it. The climbing route is many short rock steps to climb before you emerge on the right side of the gully. The beauty that lies within the white snow, the chilling mountain winds and the frozen lakes along the way call out to many people all over the world. On summit day, we can see panoramic views Himalayan peak including the Lhotse-south face (8,516m), Makalu (8,463m), Barunt-se (7,129m), Ama-Dablam (6,812m), Mera peak (6,476m) and many more peaks can be seen.
Climbs Island peak with 8000expedition completely different, that we spend two night at Island peak base including the high camp for the great chance to summits every member. We always support to create your holiday safely even more exciting and memorable with comfortable-logistic facilities during a time. Seasonally, October to November and Feb to May are the best time to summits.
Today we welcome you to Nepal! Hope that you had a smooth flight. We’ll be waiting with a warm greeting and easy transfer to your hotel, then we will briefing on last minutes about the specific trip (Trekking or Peak climbing) with coffee in the hotel.
After having breakfast we will fight in Lukla for about 35 minutes from Kathmandu. During flying offers stunning views of the vast Himalayan mountain range. In Lukla, you will have a relaxed an hours before the first stage of the trek, where we will meet rest of our staff for the trek and carry a bag pack by the porter. The trek to Phakding for around 3-4 hours including lunch hour on the way before arriving Phakding.
Today, we cross the river on high suspension bridges with the forest full of Rhododendron and Pine trees, marvellous small and big waterfalls which are the famous attraction on this trek. The entrance to the Sagarmatha national park is just on the outskirts of Monjo. From Monjo, we begin to make gradual ascend till we get to an overhang suspension bridge and Namche. Beautiful peaks of Thamserku, Kangtega, Kusum Kanguru peaks can be seen.
On the 4th days will do a very short ascend trek from Namche to Khumjung village only about 2 hrs. Due to the short trip, most of the travellers explore this day is like acclimatization. It is important to take the day off to allow our bodies to adjust to the rarefied atmosphere before ascending to higher altitudes. Which provides the opportunity to explore the delights of this vibrant, prosperous village.
Before arriving in Khumjung village we will hike to Everest view hotel for the panoramic and spectacular view of mountains including Mt. Everest, Ama-Dablam, Kusum khangkaru, Choltse, Thamserku many more with having fresh and organic coffee enjoy.
After morning breakfast we will start trek from Namche Bazaar to Debuche (3870m) towards breathtaking views of the Himalayas – Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, and Kwangde. The trail is relatively flat until you reach Kyanjuma. From Kyanjuma onward we will descend down to the river Fungi tanga and climb a relatively steep hill 2 hours until we reach the village of Tengboche then we will descend again 15 minutes to our camp.
Starting from Debuche is not that steep and we get to see beautiful views. Especially a very close up view of Ama Dablam. The trail goes down at first and then gradually climbs up until Dingboche. It is important to keep hydrated and relax for the rest of the day.
Today is spent as another acclimatization day here. You can hike up to 4890m for the fantastic view of Makalu, Amadablam. Labuche, Tabuche. Cholatse, Island peak
It is a short sharp climb up and out of the valley before steady 2 hours trek to the small hamlet of Thukla. Where we will stop for lunch, after lunch we continue the walk up the steep hill to the Sherpa memorials, there are outstanding views of Ama Dablam, Cholatse, Labuche, and Tabuche. The trail drops slightly and follows the western side of the valley to Lobuche.
Today, we start again our trek to Gorakshep which takes about 2-3hour to reach via following the rocky moraine path and watching ice glacier pond and icebergs below.
After spending a lunchtime, we will keep a bag in the room then we will start our journey up to Everest base camp (5364m). Almost 4 hours up-down trail flow on the glacier and snow-capped rocks. We are very lucky to made world famous trek in Everest base camp, now your destination creates change yourself in experience, Along the Khumbu Glacier and up to the Everest Base Camp (5364m). Enjoy the views of the Khumbu Icefall. After spending some time here we hike back to Gorakshep.
Today our guide led up early morning for predawn rise to summit the highest point on Kalapthar. It takes 2-3 hours to reach the top of Kalapathar, which gives excellent views of Mount Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse and Ama Dablam and Khumbu Glacier. Definitely, back down is easier than up about 1:30 hours in Gorak Shep.
After breakfast you can do rest about 2 hours, it is only 1:30 hour to retrace Lobuche. Where we spent one more night again.
Today our trek offers the beautiful view off from north to south: Lhotse (8516 m), Lhotse Shar (8,383 m), Makalu (8463 m), Baruntse (7,220 m), Ama Dablam (6812m) and many others.
The trail after the beautiful scenery complements the vast blue lake only a few tens of altitude meters under the pass then descent to Chhukhung starts with ninety vertical meters descent through the steep slope.
Today we have another short trip of 3 hours up to the Island Peak base camp (5,150m). The path from Chhukung takes steep way climbing south. Then we will turns east to the main line of the valley.
Today we will ascend a little further to High Camp, where we will relax and make final preparations for our climb tomorrow, But before starts high camp our mountain guide gives you training to use climbing gear, ascend, and descend & safety. To set high camp it reduces the amount of effort and time needed for summit day.
The ascent to Island Peak begins shortly after midnight. The trail makes a climb for another hour to a narrow ridge, leading on to the glacier. Here it is time to rope-up and put on our crampons to begin the glacier crossing. Then cliques slowly rise to the foot of the wall, directly at the six-thousand-meter boundary. From here, fixed ropes help with a 45-degree steep fern flank to a vertical ice break, which is bypassed on the right side. A last, about 30 meters long key point is 50 degrees steep. On reaching the summit outstanding views Lhotse (8516 m), Lhotse Shar (8,383 m), Makalu (8463 m), Baruntse (7,220 m), Ama Dablam (6812m) and many others.
In case of bad weather, we built in an extra day for the summit.
Today are leaving a very long day to trek Namche via crossing Dingboche, Pangboche, Tengboche with wonderful mountains behind.
Our last day on the trail, we hike from Namche to Lukla about 7-8 hours, crossing eleven suspension bridges and re-entering the fertile valleys of the lower Dudh Kosi before reaching Lukla. This is the last day of our trek in a bustling city so enjoy dinner with the team members.
The scenic morning flight back to Kathmandu gives us one last chance to say farewell to the mountains. After arriving at Kathmandu Airport we will be transferring to the hotel. In these days you will have free days explore, also the rest of the day for leisure or for looking around the local market for last minute shopping or personal activities.
Evening time we will host farewell dinner in typical Nepali Restaurant.
Today is Trip Ends – we will Drop off at the airport for final departure to selected destination, before 2 hours ago. We ensure that you leave Kathmandu with life time memory with us and see up next trip.
What you will get
- Airport pick up /drop in Kathmandu
- 3 nights 4* category hotel in Kathmandu with single accommodation on B/B basis
- welcome/farewell dinner
- Kathmandu to Luka flight round trip with tax
- Three meals a day (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner with hot drinks) during the trip
- All accommodation, transportation, wages, equipment, insurance and other facilities to guide & porters
- Island peak climbing permits fee, national park and garbage management fees
- Experienced Climbing Guide ration (3:2)
- All peak climbing group equipment tents, cooking equipment’s, mattress, rope, chair and table
- Well experience cook & kitchen staffs at Base camp
What you wont get
- International round airfare
- Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa on arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport-Kathmandu) - $40 USD for 30 days Visa
- Lunch/Dinner while in Kathmandu (breakfast provided at hotel)
- Personal gear, clothing and sleeping equipment
- Personal travel Insurance & emergency rescue evacuation by helicopter if needed
- Personal expenses items (snacks, Soft/hard drinks, battery charge, Phone, bottle or boiled water, shower etc.)
- All expenses incurred in the event of early departure (evacuation fees, transport, extra hotel nights, etc.)
- Tips for guides and porters