Island Peak Expedition

ISLAND PEAK EXPEDITION [6173m]

(With Everest Base camp Trek)

Everest Base Camp (5400) & Climb Island peak ( 6173m) is scene of so many triumphs and tragedies or even more challenging, Kalapathar (5545 m) with its superb view of Everest, the Khumbu Glacier and the surrounding peaks. This is for those who have dreamed of seeing Everest close up.  The additional extreme adventure will be provided by the Island peak climbing, this is not so hard climbing but have total experience of mountain climbing on Himalayas. Climbers make this Expedition before to plan Higher Mountains such as Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Everest, Mt. Cho-Oyu etc as for practicing & gain knowledge of mountain expedition in high altitude, Rock & snow climbing.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Best months of Expedition: April- May / October – November
Accommodation: Hotel/Tented camp/ Guest House
Group size: 2 and above
Meal Plan: Full Board in trekking /Bed & breakfast in Kathmandu
Guide:  English speaking climbing guide with Assistance Sherpa, Cook with all Kitchen / Camping
            crew
Transportation: Tourist Bus / Private vehicle as per group size
Departure Dates: Upon request
Cost: As per arrangement (Up to Base Camp Service / Up to Summit)

TENTATIVE ITINERARY

DAY 01: ARRIVE IN KATHMANDU
DAY 02: KATHMANDU CITY TOUR/ PREPERATION OF TREK- EXPEDITION
DAY 03: KATHMANDU – LUKLA – PHAKDING (2800 m)
DAY 04: PHAKDING - NAMCHE BAZAAR (3440 m)
DAY 05: ACCLIMATIZE DAY IN NAMCHE
DAY 06: NAMCHE BAZAAR – TANGBOCHE (3870 m)
DAY 07: THENGBOCHE -FERICHE
DAY 08: FERICHE ACCLIMATIZATION DAY.
DAY 09: FERICHE – LABUCHE (4930 m)
DAY 10: LABUCHE – KALAPATTER (5,545 m)- EBC - GOREKSHEP
DAY 11: GOREKSHEP – DINGBOCHE
DAY 12: DINGBOCHE – CHUKKUNG ( 4730 M)
DAY 13: CHUKKUNG – ISLAND PEAK HIGH CAMP ( 5087 M)
DAY 14: CLIMB ISLAND PEAK ( 6,189 m) BACK TO CHUKKUNG
DAY 15: CHUKKUNG -TENGBOCHE
DAY 16: TANGBOCHE - MONJO
DAY 17: MONJO - LUKLA
DAY 18: LUKLA – KATHMANDU
DAY 19: KATHMANDU
DAY 20: DEPARTURE

THE COST INCLUDES

  • All accommodation in Kathmandu on (BB)
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu by excellent English speaking tourist guide.
  • All Transportation by luxurious reserved tourist coach.
  • All Trekking arrangements (Guide, Sherpa, & Helpers)
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) in Trekking.
  • Accommodations in trekking in tent or guesthouse.
  • Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu domestic flight for clients & staffs.
  • Trekking Permit & all entry permits.
  • All services charge & Government Tax.
  • Climbing permit & climbing guide.
  • Climbing equipments for Guide.
  • Garbage deposit, Insurance of staff & camping arrangement for three nights.

THE COST EXCLUDES 

  • Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu
  • Personal climbing equipments.
  • Sightseeing entry fees for Kathmandu sightseeing.
  • Personal nature cost, Beverages, Personal insurance & personal tips.
  • Beverages like coke, fanta, Mineral water, Beers & wines.
  • The cost not mentioned in cost includes.

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Trip Facts

  • Trip Days: 20 Days
  • Best Time: May - Oct
  • Difficulty: Moderate