About Everest Base Camp with Island Peak Climbing

Everest Base Camp trek with Island peak climbing is a perfect adventurous trip activity for adventure seekers. Island Peak is situated in Khumbu region of Solukhumbu district, It is one of the major peaks for climbing in khumbu region. Autumn and spring are regarded as the best season to explore Everest base camp with Island Peak Climbing.

Everest Base Camp with Island peak climbing is a popular combination experience amongst travelers from all around the world. This is designed for high altitude climbers with past experience of climbing. This journey takes you through some of the most amazing and beautiful parts of Nepal, to some of the highest points in the world. All through the journey, the beautiful sight of rocky mountainous terrain, along with strings of prayer flags and small Chorten scattered across the region keeps you company and brings serenity to you while you trek and climb. 

Island peak (6189m) also known as Imja Tse is one of the major climbing peaks in the Khumbu region that needs physical fitness with little technical aspects. The uniqueness of this trips is what makes this journey a challenging one. If you want to challenge the inner adventurer in you to get out from your comfort zone and scale new heights, then Everest Base Camp Trek with island peak climbing is the perfect trip for you. 

Everest Base Camp with Island peak climbing starts from the quaint town of Lukla which will then proceed to the beautiful village of Namche Bazaar majorly inhabited by the Sherpa community. Along your way, you will meet the local people with who you can interact to gain perspective of life in the remote regions. You will also trek to the summit of Kala Patthar, a modest peak in the outskirts of Dingboche, from where the close-up view of snowy peaks such as Everest, Nuptse, and Changtse among some, at the time of sunrise makes up for an ethereal view. As we descend back to Dingboche on the 11th day, our journey to island peak climbing starts. On the next day, we will trek to island peak base camp and prepare ourselves for a summit. Next morning is the key day of this journey as we ascend to Island Peak. Top of the island Peak provides a spectacular view of Khumbu valley along with Mt. Cho Polu (6,734m), Mt. Makalu (8,475), Nuptse (7,879m), Lhotse (8,501m), Baruntse (7129m) and Amadablam (6812m).

Outline Itinerary

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  • Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu. (1350m)
  • Day 02: Preparations day and free around kathmandu
  • Day 03: Fly to Lukla and head to Phakding (2,652m/8,700ft)
  • Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazar (3,440m/11,283ft)
  • Day 05: Acclimatization Day at Namche (3,440m/11,283ft)
  • Day 06: Namche Bazar to Tengboche (3,870/12,694ft)
  • Day 07: Tengboche to Pheriche (3,440m/11,283ft)
  • Day 08: Acclimatization at Pheriche (3,440m/11,283ft).
  • Day 09: Trek to Lobuche (4940m/16,207ft).
  • Day 10: Trek to Everest Base Camp (5364m/17,594ft) - via Gorak Shep (5170 m/16,961ft)
  • Day 11: Morning Kalapatthar sunrise (5545m/18,192ft) and trek down to Dingboche
  • Day 12: Trek to Island Peak Base Camp (5,200m/17,060ft).
  • Day 13: Climb to Island Peak summit and back to base camp (6,189m/20,305ft).
  • Day 14: Trek to Dingboche (4,360/14,300ft).
  • Day 15: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,280ft)
  • Day 16: Trek down to Lukla (2,800m/9,186ft) 6-7 hours.
  • Day 17: Fly Back to Kathmandu,(1,300m/4,264ft)
  • Day 18: Final departure - back home sweet home
  • Airport pick up and drop off as per group size.
  • Flight ticket to and from lukla inclusive all taxes.
  • Accommodation in kathmandu for 3 nights,standards hotel on bed and breakfast basis.
  • Local accommodations during the trek & similar tented camp accommodation during the climbing of Island Peak.
  • 3 meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea or coffee and fresh fruits ) during the trek.
  • Trekking guide and high altitude climbing leader including all the salary, food, drinks, accommodation, Flight, and insurance of field staffs.
  • Group climbing equipment including ropes, ice screws, snow bars, harness, carbine, eight-figure etc.
  • Porter during the Trekking (1 Potter between 2 trekkers) inclusive of all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, and insurance.
  • Sagarmatha National Park Entry Permit, Island Peak climbing permit and Trekking Plus local and Government taxes
  • Complementry sleeping bag, duffle bag, down jacket ( You can return after trip completed)
  • Assistance if incase of emergency.
  • Exclusive medical kit bag, T-shirt and route maps.
  • Your personal expenses.
  • International airfare and Nepal entry visa 
  • Lunch and dinner while you are in Kathmandu.
  • Travel and rescue insurance (mendotary).
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic hot and cold drinks & all desserts sweet things.
  • Hot shower and battery charging during the trekking in mountain.
  • Tips for the guide, porter, and driver
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned in cost including section.

Useful Information

Important to note, please visit our Equipments check list. Altitude Mountain Sickness section for additional details of what you need to bring on trek as well as prevent about AMS. Trekking Plus top priority is the safety and security of our customers and staff during all of our trips.

Our top priority is the safety and security of our customers and staff during all of our trips. Trekking Plus field crews normal first aid kits on all of our tours, which is readily available for both customers and staff but we will recommend you to bring first aid kits yourself from your country because Nepalese medicine some time it does not work properly. We are constantly in communication with our field office and monitor all aspects of government and weather issues that might affect your trip. Also, we are always available 24 hours emergency contact.

Drinking water

We will get mineral and boiled water along the trekking routes which is also an additional cost. We discourage not to buy Mineral bottle water but use boiled water from the local lodges and put water purify tablets. Plastic bottles are difficult to dispose off and have become an environmental problem in mountains.

What to take

Trekking Plus would suggest you to pack as lightly as possible when you are on mountain. We provide one porter between two trekkers to carry your trekking gears. You will be carried your valuable things in a day pack by your own and your other bags will be carried by the porter in a duffel bag which we provided.  Porter carries about 25 KG from 2 trekkers. You can store you’re your luggage which you are not going to use it on trek can leave in Kathmandu Hotel which is free of cost. Please visit our FAQS for more details. Trekking Plus offers you a Trekking maps as a complementary and Company T-shirt.

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