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Imjatse (Island Peak) - 18 days

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The ascent of Imjatse popularly known as Island Peak provides thrill and adventure to all adventure seekers in abundance. The famous Everest trail following the footsteps of famous climbers and makes  way up the Khumbu valley into Sherpa heartland. The quaint villages, the mesmerizing landscape and the unique culture provide us with a unique experience.

To gain altitude steadily and acclimatize, the route is programmed to walk up Kalapattar peak.The view of Mt. Everest and a host of some of the tallest peaks in the world from Kalapattar provide a sight that will remain etched in your memories forever. Then  you descend down to the Imja Valley and head towards Island Peak. Though not a very difficult mountain to climb Island Peak does offer some challenges. Whilst Imjatse Peak well within the capabilities of any fit and determined hill walker but it can be demanding and it requires some basic climbing experience. You need to be competent in using ice axe and crampons. It is a technically straight forward climb that does not require previous climbing experience though it can be an advantage.

From the summit of Island Peak you can enjoy spectacular views of the North side of Ama Dablam and the sweeping flanks of Mt Nuptse and the world’s 4th highest peak, Mt Lhotse. Our staffs and sherpa guides are well trained and experience and will ensure a safe passage on the journey providing the highest level of safety.

Trip Highlights

Trip Type: Lodge & Camping in package service
Grade: Moderate Technica, Max. highest - 6160m l
Season: Spring, Fall
Elevation: lowest - 2800m highest - 6160m
Group Size: 2 pax to 11 pax
Trip Departure Date: Any date of your choice
Confirmed Group Member/s Min. 2pax
Price: Reasonable, Contact us
Best Months: March, April, May and September, October, November

  • Day 1: Fly to Lukla & trek to Phakding (2600m).
  • Day 2: Namche Bazaar (3444m).
  • Day 3: Namche Bazaar Rest and acclimatization.
  • Day 4: Thyangboche Monastery (3875m).
  • Day 5: Dingboche (4360m).
  • Day 6: Dingboche Rest and Acclimatization.
  • Day 7: Lobuche (4930m).
  • Day 8: Gorak Shep (Kala Pattar 5545m).
  • Day 9: Dingboche (4360m).
  • Day 10: Chukhung (4730m).
  • Day 11: Island Peak Base Camp (4970m).
  • Day 12: Acclimatization Day.
  • Day 13: Summit Island peak (6189m).
  • Day 14: Chukhung (4730m).
  • Day 15: Thyangboche Monastery.
  • Day 16: Namche (3444m).
  • Day 17: Lukla (2800m).
  • Day 18: Fly back to Kathmandu.
*Note: For detailed itinerary description contact us.

  • Permits – Mt. Peak fees and National Park entry fee,
  • Logistics – camping equipments; tents, mattresses, utensil,sleeping bag , duffle bag and  three meals a day;  breakfast, lunch & dinner, climbing equipments – rope, snow bars, screws etc.
  • Support Staff -  climbing guide, cook, porters, equipment allowance & insurance for Nepali staff,
  • Transfers – overland transportation to & fro trek start/complete points,
  • Emergency Service -  assistance for travel/rescue arrangements  and
  • Agency's service charge. 

  •  Flights,
  •  Aerated  & alcoholic drinks,
  •  Your medical and rescue insurance,
  •  Personal climbing gears, equipments,
  •  Tips,
  •  Other expenses of your personal nature and
  •  Any other not stated as inclusive.