Island peak climbing info
Imja Tse or Island peak climbing in Nepal with base camp trekking agency Nepal, Island peak is the most popular trekking peak of Everest region Nepal. Imja tse peak was named island peak in 1951 by Eric Shipton’s party since it appears as an island in a sea of ice; island peak renamed in 1983 as an Imja tse first summit was made in 1956 by a Swiss team. Island peak is open for climbing under Nepal mountaineering association. Height of Island Peak is 6160 is a group “B” category climbing peak. Island peak situated at Mahalangur Himalayan range in Everest region at Solukhumbu District, Nepal, located on the top of Chukung glacier between Ama dablam and Lhotse. Island peak is recognized as a moderate climbing peak of Everest region. Island peak climbing fulfills the dreams of climbers those are seeking the thrill of adventure and wish to extend their experience towards peak climbing and expedition.
Main attraction of Island peak climbing is panoramic views of Everest (8850), Nuptse, Lhotse, Lhotse Shar, Makalu, Baruntse and Ama Dablam provides lifetime experience. Hiking to Kala Patar (5545m) is a good acclimatization that offers magnificent close-up views of world highest peak. After enjoying with views of Everest and surrounding peaks trek continue descend Chhukung leaving the main trail, crossing the less used Kongma la pass. From Imja valley trek to the base camp of Island peak then prepare the high camp for the ascent of Island Peak. Island peak climbing base camp and an advanced base camp can be established between 5300 and 5600 m. The route of summit includes a rather steep slope and a narrow ridge. Journey of island peak begins from the famous airstrip Lukla then trek follow the classic Everest base camp trekking route start along the Dudh Kosi, Namche Bazaar Khunjung and Tyangboche.
Island peak climbing is an enormously popular trip not necessary technical mountaineering experience to climb Island Peak, good health and high level of fitness the desire to push your limits. Best season for Island peak climbing are March to May and September to December, climbing can be arrange camping and tea house basic. Island peak climbing packages combined with Everest three passes trek with Island peak, gokyo, valley cho la pass, Everest base camp with island peak, Everest base camp with island peak etc. Suggested island peak climbing itinerary given below that has been carefully designed to allow for gradual ascend and proper acclimatization. if it is not suitable for you, we design another itinerary as per your desire and duration of holidays. Remember us to arrange private island peak climbing any time in season. If you interested to join a group then sees fix departure dates and availability. If you need even more information or interested to book this trip fell free to contact us.
|Airports pick up and drop by private vehicle.|
|Hotel in Kathmandu for 4 Nights twin sharing with breakfast.|
|Full day guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.|
|Domestic flights and airport taxes.|
|All required personal and group climbing equipments / gears.|
|Insurance of all staff including porters.|
|All meals and accommodation during the trekking and climbing period.|
|Experienced trekking & climbing guide trained by government of Nepal.|
|Highly experienced sherpa, cook, porter and other support staffs.|
|Peak climbing permit, governmental procedure and local taxes.|
|Down jacket, sleeping bag, duffel bag, medical kit etc.|
|High quality peak climbing camping equipments.|
|Travel and rescue arrangements.|
|Welcome and farewell dinner at typical Nepalese restaurant.|
|Visa fees/ international airfare to and from Kathmandu.|
|Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.|
|Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost.|
|Personal climbing equipments/gears and clothing.|
|Personal climbing guide if requested.|
|Altitude chamber (PAC) or oxygen.|
|Climbing food and excess baggage charges.|
|Personal expenses phone calls, bar bills, extra porters etc.|
|Tips for guides, porters and driver.|
|All others expenses not mentioned on price includes section.|
Base camp trekking agency Nepal always thinking about guest’s safety. It is our paramount concern whilst traveling with basecamptrekking.com. Peak climbing is an adventure activity we reach remote high mountain region. Sometime health condition of climbing member, natural disaster, and weather condition of mountain region changed unexpectedly we cannot guarantee it. Please note that mountain climbing guide has the authority to cancel any part of Island Peak trekking and climbing itinerary if it is necessary due to safety concerns, be prepared to be flexible if required. otherwise mountain guide and trekking group leader follow the above itinerary.
Contains of our website provide you the information as possible about Island Peak climbing adventure. If you need extra information and wish to discuss any aspect of Island Peak climbing adventure trip or your suitability for it please contact us. If you would like to speak with a reservations consultant, feel free to make a call at 0977 1 4425073