Island Peak (Imja Tse)

Island Peak Climbing is one of the most popular peaks in Everest Regionfor peak climbing in Nepal. Island peak is listed as NMA trekking peak andhence the permit logistics are much simplified. First ascent was by BritishEverest Expedition Team in 1953.echnically Island Peak Climbing is simple and offering superb panoramaviews of Khumbu area. Island Peak is located at the foot of Lhotse SouthFace on one of the ridges of Lhotse. The view of imposing 3000m/9800ftLhotse South Face is stunning beyond the imagination with all its mightypeaks Nuptse, main Lhotse summit 8500m/27,870ft, Lhotse Middle Peak as yetstill unclimbed and Lhotse Shar. To the east of this classic trekking peakrising above the frozen waves of the Lhotse Shar Glacier, the ChoPolu6734m/22,080ft and the red granite mass of Makalu 8,475m/27,790ft canbe viewed. To the south Baruntse 7129m/23,389ft towers over 1000m/3300ftabove Island Peak and majestic Amadablam 6812m/22,349ft raises to the westof Baruntse. Everest is just behind the Lhotse and Kanchenjunga is hiddenby Makalu.View aside the attraction of Island Peak Climbing is its accessibility tomoderate climbers as independent objective and to adventurous trekkers as aguided objective. The island Peak Climb is typically done withacclimatization hike to the Everest Base Camp. For more energetic climbersLobuche East .

Day 01:     Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02:     Sightseeing in Kathmandu & Trip preparation
Day 03:     Fly to Lukla & Trek to Phakding [2652m]
Day 04:     Phakding to Namche Bazzar [3440m]
Day 05:     Rest day in Namche Bazzar [3440m]
Day 06:     Namche Bazzar to Tengboche [3910m]
Day 07:     Tengboche to Pheriche [4252m]
Day 08:     Pheriche to Lobuche [4920m]
Day 09:     Lobuche to Gorak Shep [5184m]
Day 10:     Gorekshep to EBC Trek to Lobuche (4920m)
Day 11:     Lobuche to Chukung [4750m]
Day 12:     Chukung to Island peak base camp [5150m]
Day 13:     Island Peak Base camp to high camp (5720m)
Day 14:     Submit of Island peak [6189m] to Chukung
Day 15:     Extra reserve day
Day 16:     Chukung to Tengboche [3910m]
Day 17:     Tengboche to Namche Bazzar [3440m]
Day 18:     Namche Bazzar to Phakding (2652m)
Day 19:     Phakding to Lukla (2800m)
Day 20:     Lukla to Kathmandu by flight
Day 21:     Departure:

Price: $1900







Trip Brief

Trip Duration: 21 Days

Trip Grading: Strenuous & Difficult

Max Altitude: 6,189 m

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