Island peak climbing

Island peak climbing – 20 days

Adventure Solu team has a very professional climbing team, we have been taking climbing group with a decade experience climbers nepali team. There is no doubt that Himalayan peaks have drawn adventurers, climbers and cultural enthusiast for many decades. Among all the trekking peaks in Nepal. Island Peak is the most popular and  suitable climb to all novice climbers and experienced trekkers with trekking energy level will be enough for this beautiful climb. It offers an exhilarating climbing experience beyond simply trekking in Nepal with hike to Everest base camp and tent trekking around Island peak Base Camp. By climbing the Island peak, you will stand on a summit of wonderful mountain at 6189 meters with almost the same unforgettable sense of achievement as you would on the top of  Mt Everest.

Adventure Solu run most of our trip in responsible way with safety and comfort as possible. We ensure the medical trained and experienced wilderness trekking guide to lead your trip to Island peak expedition. We ensure the proper safety back up medical box and oxygen in dealing with any problems that may arise. We are very conscious to take strong porter with light light. Island peak is also known as Imja Tse is often the first step for most of the climbers before any summit attempt of giant peaks in the Himalaya.

We take an exciting flight to the Lukla airport of Lukla to begin our journey to Island peak climbing with Everest base camp journey. We climb the less trodden which is less trekkers travel trail to the Everest base camp and Kalapathar for proper acclimatization on the way to Island peak base camp we sleep in a tent its totlly different feeling rather than doing crowd Everest trail our experienced climbing guides on required climbing skills to scale the summit safely and successfully. The summit part of the day, its hard but worth full. Above the rock ridge there is a steep snow head wall leading to the summit, off course this is a physically challenging but a great day of achievement.

Adventure Solu team have  experienced climbing guides with successful summate  each and every year, we fix our won ropes to ensure safe ascent for the strenuous and challenging section that climbs up a 60 – 70 degree face about 150 meters to the summit ridge. From the top of Island peak, you can see a stunning panoramic of virgin rising  mountains and climbed Mountain Lotse (8501m) Nuptche  (7879m), Lhotse central (8410m) and Lhotse Shar (8383m) which form a semi circle in the north and the stunning views of Makalu (8475m) at the right front of you , Baruntse (7129m) in the east and famous expedition peak of Amadablam (6812m) in the south. you are here on top of the Summit you will feel the moment of the day and great day of your holiday, you win your world today this is your great achievement in your life time.


Outline Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu airport, transfer hotel, welcome dinner with cultural Nepali restaurant,
Day 2: cultural sight afternoon briefing and trek preparation,
Day  3: Fly to Lukla trek to Phakding (2640 m) passing through Sherpa village – 4 hours,
Day 4: Trek to Namche (3440 m) walk following by Dudhkoshi and intrance into Sagarmatha National park – 6 hours,
Day 5:Acclimatize Day explore the Everest view (3800 m) and Park Museum,
Day 6: Trek to Khumjung (3860 m) exploring Khunde Hospital/ explore Hillary School – 4 hours,
Day 7: Trek to Portche (3810 m) Village via Mongla (Lama Sangba Dorje Birth Place) mediation place  – 5 hours,
Day 8: Trek to Phereche (4240 m) (HRA rescue post) walk magnificent trail and Amadablam view  – 7 hours,
Day 9: Acclimatization Day climb up to Nagarjun Peak (5100 m)
Day 10: Trek to Lobuche (4910 m) passing through busy tea house Thukla – 5 hours,
Day  11: Trek to Gorakshep (5140 m)  Explore Everest Base Camp (5310 m)  stay at Gorakshep – 7 hours,
Day 12: Climb up to Kalaphatar (5540 m) early morning stunning view on world heights peak Mt Everest, trek down to Dingboche (4400 m)  –
7 hours,
Day 13: Trek to Island Peak Base Camp (4970 m) following by the Lotche shar glacier – 6 hours,
Day 14: Acclimatization and Training day at Base camp saving energy for summit,
Day 15: Summit  to Island Peak (6163 m) Day Challenging and hard day but wrathful dayand sleep at base camp – 10/11 hours,
Day 16: Trek to Pangboche (3930 m) walk down following by the Imja Valley – 6 hours,
Day 17: Trek to Namche (3440 m)  passing through visiting Tanhboche monastery give yourself break for relax and drinks – 7 hours,
Day 18: Trek to Lukla trek end day last day calibration – 8 hours,
Day 19: Exciting fly back to Kathmandu, afternoon free explore the Kathmandu,
Day 20: Island peak trip end fly back to home airport transfer,

Price per person (1):

from 2 to 3 people    3 864 US $
from 4 to 5 people    3300 US $   
6 people and more    3000 US $    
more than 10 people   consult us

Departures based on requests

(1) Only for the hotel, for a single room, a surcharge of  25 US$ per night will be required.

What Includes with cost

> National park entry fees, conservation fees, trekking permit, TIMS permit.
> Airport pickups and drops on both Domestic flights.
> Three star hotel with twin bed sharing hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu on Bed / Breakfast basis.
> Welcome dinner in a traditional Nepali restaurant.
> All Government and Local tax.
> Domestic flights as per the itinerary.
> All around transportation from Airport to Airport and preferred destination as per the itinerary.
> Tea-house accommodation or tented camp as per the trek.
> Staff insurance.
> Meals (Lunch, dinner, breakfast with hot beverages) during trek.
> An Experience trekking Guide and assistant guides.
> Adventure Solu Trekking duffel bag.
> Reliable Porter service during your trek.

What Not Includes with Cost

* Fee levied on Nepali visa.
* All personal expenses including Food while in Kathmandu/Pokhara.
* International flight fares.
* Medical examination or personal insurance for emergency rescues.
* Any kinds of donations for school, road building, religious place,
* Tipping for your staff Nepali crew.
* Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu on early arrival.
* Travel insurance and medical insurance.
* Tours and sightseeing or any activities during your free time.
* Other personal expenses – laundry, battery charges, shower etc
* All bar bills, cold drinks and any hard drinks

Trek Preparation for Nepal’

Trekking or climbing in Nepal is one of the best destination for your holiday, Nepal is one of the land locate country with steepness hilly moraine part where you will trek lots of ups and down, start from 800m and 2500m to your destination what you are doing as per your itinerary, all the trek destination are not easy but here kids and early age up to 70 years old trekkers are doing well and successfully done the here trek in Nepal.

Have you ever done the trekking, hiking and climbing around the world or usual day hike around your place, if you never done the those activities and still your planning to go Nepal for trekking, very basic things before you are choosing your holiday in Nepal is like usual running, gym, play any sports, walking up and down,  hill climbing are your preparation with your hiking boots, practice with your day pack and do training for packing as well  at list 7/10 kilogram of your day pack with all needs  like drinking water on your day back, do the practice at list 15 to 20 days before you are doing trek in Nepal, if you have a bad ankle, sick body, bad knee, poor eye contact consult with your doctor before you get in here, if you are taking your personal medicine as your doctor prescript  bring your personal medicine for whole trip , and select your clothing enough and worm. before your trek start Adventure Solu your guide will assist you to check your trekking gear at Kathmandu, find your trip and select your clothing, don’t worry about you how fit enough Adventure solu has very well design itinerary for your trip and Adventure Solu team and your trekking guide will assist you to get there, if you are slow you will still have a assistant to assist you to get your day by day destination.