Island Peak Climbing

Island Peak Climbing

Island Peak or Imja Tse (6189m) is an beautiful mountain lies in Everest region of Sagarmatha National Park. It famous as a non-technical and easy to summit for every beginner climbers. In 1956 a Swiss team was first summit of this peak as a preparation of Everest and Lhotse. Basically there are three option to climb this mountain. Starting from base camp at 5,087 m called Pareshaya Gyab, and direct ascend to High Camp at around 5,600 m are two popular way to summit this peak. The best Season for climbing this mountain is Autumn season from September first to October  last.

At the top ,glacier way begins and proceeds up to a steep snow and ice slope from this the fixed rope may help you for easier and it is near the 100 meter of summit. From the summit you can see mt.Everest and Lhotse very near of 10 km. Also you can see the long range of many eight thousander mountain. During trekking ,you will offers by natural beauties and cultural attraction on the way. Basically Sherp-Tibetan cultural may attract a lot.

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

(Welcome and transfer to hotel)

Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing

Briefing about expedition at evening)

Day 03: Final Preparation and Pack up all equipment

Day 04: Fly to Lukla (2,800m), trek to Phakding (2,652m)

(3-4 hr walk, overnight at local hotel)

Day 05: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m),

5-6 hrs walk overnight at local hotel)

Day 06: Acclimatization and Rest

(Overnight at local hotel)

Day 06: Namche to Tyangboche (3,867m),

(5-6 hrs walk overnight at local hotel)

Day 07:Tyangboche to Dingboche (4,358m),

(5-6 hrs walk, overnight at local hotel)

Day 08: Acclimatization day at Dingboche

Day 09: Dingboche to Chhukung valley (4,730m),

(2-3 hrs walk, overnight at local hotel)

Day 10: Chhukung to Island Peak Base camp (5,200m),

(3-4 hrs walk, the first day at base camp and camping)

Day 11: Rest day at Base Camp

(Preparation for climbing,)

Day 11: Island Peak Base Camp to High Camp (5,600m),

( 2-3 hrs walk, Overnight at High Camp)

Day 12: High camp to summit (6,189m)

(Back to Base Camp)

Day 13: Clean up Base Camp and back to Chhukung

(4-5 hr walk)

Day 14: Trek to Dingboche

Day 15: Trek to Lukla

(5-6 hr Overnight at Lukla Hotel)

Day 16: Fly to Kathmandu

(Refresh Day at Kathmandu)

Day 17: Certificate handover and farewell dinner at evening

Day 16: Departure to your home

(The departure day depends on your wish)