Island Peak/Imjatse Climbing – 6189m.. (22 days)
Island Peak/Imjatse ClimbingWe trek from Lukla to Kalapatthar having its great scenery and spectacular panoramic views of the Himalayas including Mt. Everest. Imja Tse involves one steep and exposed 100m Ice or snow climb, otherwise a non techinical snow climb. It’s an isolated peak in the Sagarmatha region, khumbu valley, easily recognisable if you recall its original Name, is land peak (6189m.). And then we return back experience with highlander Buddhist culture and the legends Yeti to Lukla and fly back to Kathmandu.
Your trekking and climbing preparation:
This trek is considered as a non-technical trek and suitable for average people. If you are moderately fit and have a sense of adventure will enjoy this trek. The program is designed to acclimatize you gradually and not expected high altitude sickness. However you are requested to check your altitude fitness and the itinerary.
We suggest you to strengthen your knee muscles and prepare for several days of steep descents. Some physical fitness programs such as running, swimming, biking or aerobics is recommended, but mostly hiking on steep hills or running up and down steps are preferable.
Please note that the following program is prepared in the fact basis however can be change in some circumstances but adjustments will have to made during the trekking. We request you to be flexible with the situation to enjoy yourself.
As the trek is designed for camping arrangement, everything is handled by our team of porters, sherpas and cooks who carry the equipment, assemble and dissemble the camp and have hot meals waiting for you at every food break.
Everest Base Camp Trek
Round trip – Base Camp- Kalapatthar (5545m)
Day to Day Itinerary
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, pick up from the airport and transfer to the hotel
Day 02: Sightseeing tours in Kathmandu Valley with professional guide
Day 03: Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and trek to Phakding [2600m]- (approximate 4 hours) at tea House
Day 04: Trek from Pakding to Namche Bazaar [3440m]- (approximate 6-7 hours)at tea House
Day 05: Acclimatization day in Namche Day hikking in Khumjung and Everest view hotel for mountain views back to Namcheat tea House
Day 06: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche [3867m).at tea House (approximate 5 hours)
Day 07: Trek from Tengboche to Pheriche [4200m] (approximate 04 to 05 hours)stay at tea House
Day 08: Trek from Pheriche to Dugla.[4630m] (approximate 01 to 02 hours) at tea House
Day 09: Trek from Dugla to Lobuche [4930m] ( approximate 03 to 04 hours)at tea House
Day 10: Trek from Lobuche to EBC and back to Gorakshep [5180m] (approximate 6-7 hours)at tea House
Day 11: Trek to Kalapattar [5545m] and trek back to Lobuche [4930m] (approximate 6-7 hours)at tea House
Day 12: Trek from Lobuche to Chikhung [4970m] (approximate 6-7 Hours) in Camping
Day 13: Trek from Chukhung to Base Camp. (Approximate 4 hours)in Camping
Day 14: Ascent of island Peak High camp Island Peak [5600m] (approximate 4 hours)in Camping
Day 15: Submit day of Island peak-(6189m.) and back to base camp (Approximate 7-8 hours)in Camping
Day 16: Trek from Base camp to Dingboche [4410m] (Approximate 4-5 Hours)at tea House
Day 17: Trek from Dingboche to Tengboche [3800m](Approximate 4-5 Hours)at tea House
Day 18: Trek from Tengboche to Manju [2800m] (approximate 5-6 hours)at tea House
Day 19: Trek from Manju to Lukla [2880m] (approximate 05 hours)at tea House
Day 20: Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel. Free day for Shopping etc, Evening farewell Dinner
Day 21: Fly back own your Destination
The cost includes the following services:
Kathmandu airport transfers
sightseeing with professional tour guide with Transport
Meals – 3 times a day during the trek
Just for 04 Days Camping arrangement: mattresses, Two man tents, dining tent & toilet tent, etc
All Sherpa staff, guide, climbing Sherpa and porters
Guide, Sherpa, Porter Allowance fees and insurance
Air fare KTM-Lukla-KTM
Climbing Guide fee and allowances
Sagarmatha Conservation area entrance permit
Cost does not include:
Meals and accommodation while in Kathmandu
The cost of your Nepal visa
The cost of your international air travel between your home and Kathmandu and other stops in route
Airport tax in case apply
Personal climbing equipment
Insurance of any kind and rescue helicopter
Expenses of personal nature such as laundry, telephone calls, Soft drinks, alcoholic beverages, mineral water, tips and gratuities etc.
* If you are with less than the minimum number of participants please contact us We can bring you into contact with other people who would be interested to do the same type of trek.