19 Days Himalayan Trekking Pvt. Ltd
This is a remarkable journey into the core of the Khumbu Valley and Everest Base Camp (5357m). Island Peak (6,189m) is one of the main climbing peaks in the Everest Region. It has a greatly glaciated ... read more
14 Days Anu Treks International P. Ltd
The trekking to the land will begin from the normal way to the Everest base camp which will commence from Kathmandu to Lukla with the scenic flight over the Himalayas. Then the trail will follow the w ... read more
04 Days Advanced Adventures
Island peak /Imja Tse 6189m is the most popular trekking peak to climb in Everest region. It is located on top of the Chukung glacier between Ama Dablam and Lhotse Mountains, the most sought after tre ... read more
Meeting our Climbing Guide at Chhukung and trip briefing
Up to this day, you will be yourself in trek. While reaching to Chhukung; you are requested to meet our guide at Chhukung which is on the south corner of the village, on the way up to island Peak itself. Your meeting time with our climbing Guide is estimated at 5:00 PM at this evening. After Introduction; our climbing guide will check your climbing gear and brief your upcoming Island Peak Climbing with us. Remaining time explore yourself and over night at Chhukung.
Chhukung -Island Peak Base camp 3-4 hrs climbing
Today after the breakfast, our Island Peak Climbing Adventure begins. We exit out of the village and climb steeply up to the south turn east to enter the main trail into Chhukkung Valley. Continue short pleasant walking along a streamside that leads to the Big –rock. At this point, the route to the Amphu Lapcha Pass stretches on the southeast direction; however, we tread the trail on the north. A moderately challenging trail cross passesImja and Lhotse glacier moraines that leads you to a wide valley flanking Island peak where we will set up our base camp for over night at tented camp.
Island Peak Base Camp to High Camp 2-3 hrs trek
This morning we pack our camping stuffs and we'll head towards the High camp from where we start our Island Peak Climbing Adventure. As you climb the hill, you will see that the slope narrows and the path enters a steep rock channel nearby where we'll overnight at camp. This is where our guide will fix crampons on your climbing boots and re-check the entire climbing group and personal equipment once again for better safety. If required, you may learn last minute climbing technique with our climbing Sherpa at this stage. If possible, you will be also taken for the ice/rock climbing near by but subject to the availability. Over night at High Camp
High camp to summit to Chhukung 8- 10 hrs trekking
Early morning through the rock gully; we start our climb. This is not difficult but there are several short rock steps to climb before you emerge on the right side of the drain. The route follows a ridgeline, which leads to an exhilarating and exposed traverse onto the snout of the summit glacier. You will need to rope up for the glacier as it contains several crevasses but it leads without difficulty, to a 100m/330ft snow and ice slope (40-45 degree) on which the guides will fix a rope. From the top of this slope, 3 rope lengths along a sharp summit ridge lead to the top. You can enjoy with success of getting a summit and after taking some pictures and savoring the scenic view you will descend all the way to Chhukung for over night at tea house. Final commence about the trip and after this you will be yourself again for rest of your trekking back to lukla.
20 Days Ace Holidays
Arrival and Departure Upon arrival in Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, you see the guide holding the signboard of Ace Holidays, and your guide accompanies you from the airport to th ... read more
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT » SLEEPING BAG » : High quality with hood to at least - 10 Degree, Down is lighter and less bulky, but more expensive than synthetics. (Company pr ... read more
Island peak, at a height of 6,160 meters, is more popularly known by the name of Island Peak. The peak was named Island peak by Eric Shipton?s party in 1953, as the peak resembles an island in a sea o ... read more
20 Days Nepal Gateway Trekking Pvt. Ltd
Island peak climbing is a fascinating trekking trail that takes you to the heartland of khumbu valley and Everest Base Camp. This is one of the main climbing peak in Everest region filled with excit ... read more
17 Days Global Adventure Trekking(p)ltd
Island Peak is the most popular trekking peaks in Nepal, Island Peak or Imja Tse is situated in the Everest Trekking Region. Island Peak is located between Ama Dablam and Mt. Lhotse on top of the Ch ... read more
Day 01 : Kathamndu-Lukla 30min flight 2780m.-Thade Koshi 1hrs.-Chiplung 1hrs.-Phakding 1hrs.2620m.
Day 02 : Phakding-Manjo 2hrs.-Namche Bazaar 3hrs.(3440m).
Day 03 : Rest day in Namche for acclimatization
Day 04 : Namche-Sanasha 1.5hrs. 3580m- Phunki Tanga 1.5hrs. 3217m.-Tyangboche 2hrs. 3680m.
Day 05 : Tyangboche-Dibuche 1hrs.-Pangboche 1.30hrs.-Pheriche 2hrs. 4200m.
Day 06 : Pheriche-Dughla 2hrs.-Lobuche 3hrs. 4700m.
Day 07 : Lobuche-Gorekshep 3hrs. 5110m.
Day 08 : Gorekshep-Kalapather 2hrs. 5545m. and Back to Dingboche.
Day 09 : Ding boche-Chhukung 3.5hrs. 4700m.
Day 10 : Chhukung-Island peak Base camp. 4hrs.
Day 11 : This is an optional day for weather/health condition and so on.
Day 12 : This is you summit day of Island peak.
Day 13 : Island Peak Base Camp-Chhukung 3hrs-Ding boche 2.5hrs.
Day 14 : Dingboche-Sanasa 6hrs.
Day 15 : Sanasa- Namche- Manju 6hrs
Day 16 : Manjo-Phakding 2hrs.- Lukla 2hrs.
Day 17 : Lukla- Kathmandu 30 minutes.