Island peak Climbing trip is a challenging adventure in Nepal but not that big challenging like other massif mountains. There are cool flights every day towards Everest region for many climbing work and for spectacular trekking routes such as Gokyo valley ,Everest base camp Chola pass, Renjo la pass, island peak climbing .and many others alternative trekking and passes.
Island peak is a lovely and popular expidition for those who would like to make their classic himalayan peak in just over two withs including everest base camp and kalapathar.the trail up to everest base camp and island peak is the same only a camp differencenear by Dingbuche.there are so amny beautiful buddiest stupas, prayer flags and mountain culture of local sherpa people. the snow cam mountain views grow more spectecular as we all progress up to the dudh koshi(milky river) to Namche Bazar, teh entrance of khumbu area and up to really big and peaceful tangbuche monastory, where you get to see mt. amadamlam very close and also many others.
Island peak climbing trip begins from Lukla and few days hiking towards till Chukung ,which is beautiful plae to the bottom of many mountains including island peak , island peak climbing takes about 3 days from Digbche Sherpa village .
DAY 1: Arrival in Kathmandu Tribhuvan international airport and transfer to the Hotel.
DAY 2: Fly to Lukla in the morning and trek to Phakding (2660m). This is one of the easiest day and lovely Sherpa village will be next to your trails so it is beautiful day is about 3 hours gradual down walk along he Dudh koshi river and many suspension bridges.
DAY 3: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3450m). It is also nice day because you wil have many suspension bridges , high bridges and also some monasteries and buddies mani walls along the way his is slight difficult day comparatively the first day but youget to see top of the world ( Mt Everest), before you reach to Namche bazaar .
DAY 4: Acclimatized day at Namche, But for few hours its better to make sight trip without your big where you can visit Sherpa museum, Sagarmatha (Everest) National park museum and there s also the view point to see best view of Mt everest, Ama dablam,Thamserku and many others, So afterspending soe time for al of these you can rest and discover some great café and bar at Namche bazaar . Over night at Namche bazaar.
DAY 5: Trek to Tangbuche/Debuche/Pangbuche , it is nice day again and some choice where to stay because Tangbuche is suit for some trekkers because of monastery but that is crowded place and just few hotels ,it means not so easy to get accommodation, so its better to stay at Pangbuche which is less cold and big Sherpa village .Over night at pangbuche.
DAY 6: Trek to Dingbuche (4360 meters), it Is about 3 hours gradual up walking to Dingbuche village it is beautiful valley and he best place to view mountains especially Ama dablam is just in front of your Hotel. Over night at Dingbuche.
DAY 7: Acclimatized again cause of increasing altitude and also better for your body to be acclimatize and easy for next 3 days to island peak. This day we prepare to climb island peak because we manage all essential things from Dingbuche.
DAY 8: Trek to Island peak base camp and tented accommodation for one night only, we only stay at Dingbuche or Chhukung if there is bad weather otherwise you can make it easily. Over night at island peak base camp.
DAY 9: Weak up early in the morning for main adventure at 1 am at night and during he night about 6 hours you climb and in the morning before sun comes over you are already base to island peak base camp, same day you can come down to Dingbuche and over night at Dingbuche.
DAY 10: Trek from Dingbuche to Namche bazaar. It’s about 6 hours trek downhill properly.
DAY 11: Namche to Lukla it’s about 7 hours walking all the way down.
DAY 12: fly from Lukla to kahmandu.
DAY 13: Final departure to the airport.
The trip to Nepal was a great experience. I organized the tour (10 days) with Santosh Gauli . Very good flexibility on his part to change the program to suit our needs (both of time and things to see). Santosh welcomed us at the airport and we have always followed the best. I was really happy for his organization of all the pro ... Read MoreView All Testimonials