Island Peak Climbing

16 Days

6189 m

Highlights

    Climb attractive Island Peak
    360 degree views of giant mountains of Khumbu region
    Experience the real life standard of world famous climbers, the Sherpa people
    To see the flora and fauna of high Himalaya
    Opportunity to embark on an epic journey that our mountain legends Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa set off on in 1953.

At a glance

    Island Peak (6189m) is one of the most popular trekking peaks in Nepal for climbing on which is situated in Khumbu region. It is also known as Imja Tse. This ‘Island Peak Climbing Trek’ includes both trekking in the heart of Khumbu region and to climb the Island Peak.

Grade : Extreme

Season :Spring and Autumn

Island Peak Climbing

Island Peak (6189m) is one of the most popular trekking peaks in Nepal for climbing on which is situated in Khumbu region. It is also known as Imja Tse. This ‘Island Peak Climbing Trek’ includes both trekking in the heart of Khumbu region and to climb the Island Peak. Trip provides enjoyable climb as well as provides some of the most spectacular scenery of Himalayas in the Everest region. From the top of Island peak, you can see the giant mountains such as mount Nuptse (alt. 7879m),mount Lhotse (alt. 8501m), Lhotse Middle Peak (alt. 8410m) and Lhotse Shar (alt. 8383m). Also you can see the views of Makalu (alt. 8475m) in the east, Baruntse and Amadablam.

Also on the way to Island peak, trip offers scenic mountain views, and opportunities to get a real experience into the life of world famous climbers (the Sherpa people). The trek offers the opportunities to see the Khumbu mountain ranges, around Sagarmatha National Park, a world heritage site, the life style of the Sherpa people, Himalayan flora and fauna and also will get an opportunity to embark on an epic journey that our mountain legends Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa set off on in 1953. Also you’ll witness the highest altitude hotel in the world, The Everest Hotel, highest altitude airport in the world and highest place where still people live there.

Itinerary

Arrival in Kathmandu, transfer to hotel
Flight: Kathmandu-Lukla and trek to Phakding
Rest and Acclimatization Day in Namche
Trek to Chukung and rest day
Trek to Island Peak Base Camp
Summit Island Peak and back to Chukung
Flight: Lukla-Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
Extra day in Kathmandu incase of bad weather
Departure from Nepal and transfer to airport

Package Cost

Group Size 1 Pax 2 Pax ¾ Pax 5/7 Pax 8/10 Pax 11/14 Pax
Price Per Person $1471 $1025 $865 $755 $652 $614

Supplement Cost:

Kathmandu-Lukla or vice versa Flight with airport taxes: USD 158 per person/each way
Supplement for Meals: USD 35 per person/day day
Pick up/drop from/to airport: $ 10 per per/per transfer
Porter: $ 20 per porter/per day (includes porters allowance, insurance and transfers. * min. 5 days)
High Altitude Climbing Guide: USD 575 per Sherpa

Prices & Dates

S.N. Group Size From To Availability Book
1 15 Pax 10/03/2018 25/03/2018
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2 15 Pax 05/04/2018 20/04/2018
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3 15 Pax 15/09/2018 30/09/2018
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4 15 Pax 10/10/2018 25/10/2018
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5 15 Pax 15/11/2018 30/11/2018
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6 15 Pax 05/04/2018 19/04/2018
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7 15 Pax 05/04/2018 20/04/2018
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What's Included

  • Island Peak Climbing Permits USD 250 per person
  • Everest National Park Fee USD 33 per person
  • 1 English speaking trekking guide
  • All wages, insurance, transfers, accommodation and fees for trekking guide
  • 10 nights’ accommodation in local lodges based on twin sharing
  • 2 nights’ accommodation in tented camp with 3 meals a day (at BC)
  • All required insurance to get climbing permit

What's not Included

  • Hotel Accommodations and meals in Kathmandu
  • Meals during the trekking
  • Airport/Hotel/Airport transfers
  • Flight: Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu with airport taxes
  • Porters for trekking
  • All personal expenses like alcoholic beverages, bottled drinks, telephone calls, laundry etc.
  • Medical and travel insurances
  • International airfare and taxes
  • Nepal Visa fees
  • High Altitude Climbing Guide
  • Garbage Deposit USD 500 (sharing basis and refundable after the trip. But members should be bring garbage clearance from SPCC)

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