ISLAND PEAK AND EVEREST BASE CAMP TREK (6,189m)

One of the classic ‘trekking peaks’ in Nepal

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Overview

Overview of the Island Peak Climb and Everest Base Camp Trek

This Island peak (6189m) is one of the main climbing trips in the Everest region with a remarkable and glaciated West face that ascends from the Lhotse glacier.

Nepal is a country of friendly people, magnificent scenery, and a variety of cultural heritage. This blend of outdoor adventure and cultural exploration is a great way to experience the Himalaya and will certainly create lasting memories and provide you with a satisfying sense of accomplishment. This trip offers an excellent opportunity to climb the Island peak summit with a dazzling trek to the Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar. Island peak climbing is considered physically challenging but, technically, not so difficult.

The trip will start with a flight to Lukla in the Khumbu region. We will follow an ancient route that journeys through tiny villages, across high mountain passes, and through remote valleys. Along the way, we visit Buddhist monasteries and begin to appreciate the unique mountain culture found in the Himalayan foothills. The views grow more spectacular on the way to Namche Bazaar, the gateway to the Khumbu region. We spend a night next to the Thyangboche monastery, where you will witness the spectacular views of Ama Dablam, Mount Everest, and Lhotse.

Highlights of the Island Peak Climb and Everest Base Camp Trek

A rewarding hike leads to Kala Pattar and provides a truly spectacular view of Mount Everest, Ama Dablam and Lhotse. We will reach the Everest base camp too.

From the summit of Island peak we will be rewarded with outstanding views of Lhotse and Makalu, the 4th and 5th highest mountains in the world, respectively.

What can you do before or after your Island Peak and Everest Base Camp Trek

We at Himalayan Treks allow full customisation for our customers, which is why we also have add-ons and trip extensions which can be perused by interested trekkers. Some popular trip extensions availed by our clients include a day or more exploring the historic sites of KathmanduBhaktapur or why not pay a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage Chitwan National Park. Likewise, it’s also possible to extend your trek to link it with other treks in the same Everest area, for instance the Gokyo Valley trek. However, if you are looking for a different experience altogether, we can recommend the Annapurna Circuit trek or the  Manaslu Circuit trek.

TRIP ITINERARY

Arrival in Kathmandu

Flight to Lukla and trek tp Pakhding

Phakding to Namche Bazar

Namche Bazar – Acclimatisation day

Namche Bazar to Debuche

Debuche to Dingboche

Dingboche – Acclimatisation day

Dingboche to Lobuche

Lobuche to Gorakshep to EBC (stay in Gorak Shep)

Gorak Shep to Lobuche

Lobuche to Dingboche

Dingbuche – Chhukung

Chukung to Island Peak Base Camp

Island Peak Base Camp to Chukung

Chhukung to Deboche

Deboche to Namche Bazar

Namche Bazar to Lukla

Flight Lukla to Kathmandu

Kathmandu – Free day

International departure

COST & DATES

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September 27, 2019 - October 16, 2019 Available USD 2,565 Enquiry
October 11, 2019 - October 30, 2019 Available USD 2,565 Enquiry
October 19, 2019 - November 7, 2019 Available USD 2,565 Enquiry
March 28, 2020 - April 16, 2020 Available USD 2,585 Enquiry
April 11, 2020 - April 30, 2020 Available USD 2,585 Enquiry
April 17, 2020 - May 6, 2020 Available USD 2,585 Enquiry
September 26, 2020 - October 15, 2020 Available USD 2,585 Enquiry
October 9, 2020 - October 28, 2020 Available USD 2,585 Enquiry
October 17, 2020 - November 5, 2020 Available USD 2,585 Enquiry

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