Island Peak Climbing (6189m.): 15 Days
This expedition is a superb entry into Himalayan climbing. Island Peak is mostly non-technical with some basic snow climbing skills required to achieve the ascent. These skills will be taught or revisited during the early stages of the climb. During the trip you will get to experience altitude firsthand while getting to appreciate the inner workings of an expedition to a peak in the Himalaya.
The trip initiates in Kathmandu where we enjoy the diversity of this ancient city before embarking on a flight into the alpine village of Lukla, the entranceway to the island-peak-climbing. We approach the mountain following the wide trails of the Khumbu Valley, famous for its fascinating villages and hospitable inhabitants. An excellent first expedition objective, this ascent will satisfy your desire to experience Himalayan climbing.This Expedition can be done within short time.
Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu (1400m) and Transfer to Hotel.
Day 02 : Fly to Lukla 35 minutes, and Trek to Phakding (2652m) 3hrs, overnight at lodge.
Day 03 : Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3446m) 6 hrs, overnight at lodge.
Day 04 : Namche Bazaar (3446m) Acclimatisation Day with rest.
Day 05 : Namche Bazaar to Tangboche (4038m) 5 hrs, overnight at lodge.
Day 06 : Tangbche to Dingboche 6 hrs, overnight at lodge.
Day 07 : Dingoche to Chhukhung (4730m) 4 hrs, overnight at lodge.
DAY 08 – 09 : Trek to Island Peak Base Camp (5200m), 3/30 hours, overnight at tented camp.
Day 10 : Island Peak Summit (6160meters) and back to Island Peak Base Camp to Chhukung, overnight at Lodge.
Day 11 : Trek to Tengboche (4360meters), 6 hrs, overnight Lodge.
Day 12 : Trek to Namche Bazaar, 4/30 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 13 : Trek to Lukla, 6/30 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 14 : Fly back to Kathmandu, 35 minutes, transfer to hotel.
Day 15 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination.
Itinerary can be further set on basis of yours holidays in Nepal.
After this amazing Mt. Island Peak Climbing (6189m.), if you are interested for other activities like Jungle Safari, Rafting, Peak climbing or more Hiking in other region’s we can organize based on your desires and requirements.
NOTE : All Peak Climbing offers and plans given in the itinerary are for all interested Climbers who prefer full package. We offer the itinerary of the destinations as per your choice. You are always free to choose any itinerary and the staff depending on your financial condition. As per your interest and requirement, we have options for any partial visit too.