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Island Peak Climbing

Island Peak

Splendid entry into Himalayan climbing. Imja Tse was previously named “Island Peak” as it appears like an island in a sea of ice when observed from Dingboche.

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    Price

    $1,800.00

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    Trips

    Daily Tour

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    Duration

    17 days 16 nights

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    Group Size

    Max 20 people

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    Location

    Nepal

OVERVIEW TOUR

Island peak is renowned for splendid entry into Himalayan climbing. Imja Tse was previously named “Island Peak” as it appears like island in a sea of ice when observed from Dingboche. It is  popular mountaineering program in Nepal as ascending the Island Peak is comparatively easier than other expeditions- a perfect introduction to full alpine mountaineering. This tour is suitable for climbers without previous experience of climbing on snow and ice. This trip offers remarkable views of Himalayas in the Khumbu Region including the (Mt. Everest 8848m), Mt. Nuptse (7,855m),  Lhotse (8,516m);The views of Makalu 8,475m in the east, Baruntse (7,720m), and Mt. Amadablam (6,856m) in the south add more charm for climbing this peak.

Our journey begins with an adventurous flight to Lukla and goes all way long to classic Everest base camp trekking route. We will then head to Phakding and Namche as well as Tengboche and Dingboche. This is further followed by quaint villages of Sherpa community. We then will encounter lush vegetation and dense forest. On taking right turn to Chhukung and climb to Chhukung Ri we wait for acclimatization. Upon arrival at base camp, we organize refreshment climbing training covering climbing techniques, glacier travel and rope fixing as well as ascending and descending, safety techniques to ensure successful summit to Island Peak. After scaling the summit we return to Lukla via Namche and return to Kathmandu via scenic flight.

Highlights of Island Peak Climbing :

  • Stunning views of the Himalayas.
  • Scenic flight to Lukla.
  • Breathe taking climbing experience in Khumbu Region.
  • Excellent views of  Mt. Everest and Ama Dablam as well as Nuptse, Pumori, Chagatse, and Lhotse.
  • Explore Tengboche monastery.
  • Outstanding View of Lho Glacier and Nup Glacier
  • Khumbu Glacier and Khumbu Icefall.
  • Explore Sherpa villages as well as discover their culture and lifestyle.
  • Sightseeing around the Kathmandu Valley including UNESCO world heritage sites.

Trip Price Includes :

  • All the airport as well as hotel transfer as per the itinerary.
  • Twin share accommodation at 3 Star  hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • Best available twin sharing lodge to lodge accommodation during tour  with breakfast.
  • Freshly cooked Full board meals prepared by our cook while climbing.
  • All required Climbing gears. (Tents, Plastic climbing boot and crampons as well as climbing rope, ice axe, zoomer and harness, figure of eight, carabineer etc.)
  • Experience climbing guide with support staff.
  • Essential trekking permits as well as official paper works.
  • Domestic flight tickets Kathmandu to Lukla and return.
  • Welcome dinner with Cultural program at Kathmandu.
  • Trekkers Healing Massage of 30 minutes after the trek  :A signature massage therapy of our spa, this therapy is specially designed to provide relief ,relaxation and ease the stressed muscles after a hard trekking or hiking activity.
  • Necessary equipment during the trek (Sleeping bag, duffle bag if necessary).
  • Government and local taxes.
  • Meals, accommodation, insurance, and other expenses of the trekking crew.
  • An experienced fluent English speaking guide.
  • An experienced assistant to help with load:  2 guests 1 assistant
  • Comprehensive First Aid Kit.

 

Note: All accommodations are on twin-shared basis. Single supplement will be served on request and will cost an additional..

Trip Price Excludes:

  • Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu as well as trek days except full board services during climbing.
  • Entrance fees for sightseeing points.
  • Alcoholic beverages, bottle mineral water, soft drinks and snack foods.
  • Any Private Expenses (phone calls, laundry, battery recharge, bar bills, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, heater, etc.)
  • Tips for helping crews during tour : driver, guide and assistant.
  • Sagarmatha National Park Fee (USD 30) and Khumbu Pasang Lhamu rural Municipality Entrance Permit (USD 20).
  • Climbing Permit and Garbage Deposit.
  • Rescue and travel insurance.
  • Optional Attractions that are not specified in the itinerary.

Note: Prices are in USD and exclude international flights. This trip price is based on low season rates for accommodation as well as other applicable services, and may change depending on availability, currency fluctuations as well as number of people traveling together. For high season prices, please contact us with your exact travel dates and preferences.

MONTHS MARCH-APRIL-MAY SEPT-OCT-NOV DEC-JAN-FEB JUNE-JULY-AUGUST
PERMIT FEE (USD) US$ 250 PP  US$125 PP US$70 PP US$70 PP

Garbage Deposit for all 33 Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA) Peaks.

  • An amount of US$250.00 should be deposited to NMA as garbage deposited to get permit to all 33 NMA peaks.
  • The refund shall be made as per the provisions made by NMA.

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PRICES & PAYMENT

$1,800.00 17 days 16 nights

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