Among most talked about Peaks in Nepal, Island peak is, for sure, one most popular destination. From popular place Dingbochhe the mountain is clearly seen as an Island in the deep of ice. The Summit is interesting and attractive with a highly glaciated west face rising from the Lhotse Glacier. The mountain itself is the extension of the South Ridge of Lhotse shard separated by a small col. The ridge rising to the south from this point leads to the summit of Island peak. The extension of this ridge rising to the south from this points leads to the summit of the Island Peak. The extension of this ridge descending southwest is the par the normal route of ascent and leads to the South Summit.
Imja Tse not only provides an enjoyable climb but also provides some of the most spectacular scenery of Himalayas in the Khumbu region. Seen from the summit the giant mountains. Lhotse ( 8,501m.) , Nuptse (7,879m.) , Lhotse Middle peak (8,410m.) and Lhotse Shar ( 8,383m.) make a semi circle in the north. The views of Makalu (8,475m.) in the east Amadablam and Baruntse in the south add more charm for climbing.
We Himalayan Wild Treks leading this peak for long time with the hundred percent success, secure and reasonable price.
Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu, transfer to hotel, day at leisure.
Day 02 Free day or sightseeing around Kathmandu valley
Day 03 Flight to Lukla (2840m)/trek to Phakding(2640m)
Day 04 Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m)
Day 05 Acclimatization day
Day 06 Namche Bazaar - Tengboche (3860m)
Day 07 Tengboche - Dingboche (4410m)
Day 08 Dingboche - Lobuche (4910m)
Day 09 Lobuche - EBC (5364) - Kala Pattar back to Gorakshep (5140m)
Day 10 Kala Pattar (5310m) /back to Lobuche
Day 11 Lobuche - Dingboche (3985m)
Day 12 Dingboche - Chukkung (4730m)
Day 13 Chukkung - Island Peak Base Camp (5150m)
Day 14 Climb to High camp (5481m)
Day 15 Climb to summit (6189m) and return to Base Camp
Day 16 Base camp - Dingbuche (4410m)
Day 17 Dingbuche - Tengboche (3860m)
Day 18 Tengboche - Namche Bazaar (3440m)
Day 19 Namche Bazaar - Lukla (2840m)
Day 21 Lukla Fly to Kathmandu (1350m) transfer to hotel
Day 22 Bhaktapur & Patan sightseeing and return
Day 23 Free day in Kathmandu for shopping or relax
Day 24 Drive to Airport for flying your own destination
Posted By Roy and Kathy B. I first met Ganesh on a trek to Island Peak, Everest Base Camp, circling back over the pass back to Luka with a group of people. The trek involved a mixture of tenting and a few tea houses. Ganesh not only guided through the trails, he climbed Island Peak with four of us. The trek and climb took several weeks and was organized without a hitch.
The second time two of us trekked to Mera Peak, climbed to the summit accompanied by Ganesh, then back over... Read More