Dhaulagiri circuit trek rewards you with the natural setting and magnificent peaks including Dhaulagiri located at the altitude of 8,167m which is the 7th highest peak in the world.

Island Peak Climbing

Imja Tse peak, at a height of 6,160 meters, is more popularly known by the name of Island Peak. The peak was named Island peak by Eric Shiptons party in 1953, as the peak resembles an island in a sea of ice when viewed form Dingboche. Later in 1983, the peak was renamed as Imja Tse.

The peak was first ascended in 1953 by a British team as preparation for climbing Everest. Tenzing Norgay was one of the members who successfully ascended it.

The peak is part of the south ridge of Lhotse Shar and the main land forms a semicircle of cliffs that rise to the north of the summits of Nuptse, Lhotse, Middle Peak and Lhotse Shar. Cho Polu and Makalu lie to the east of the Island Peak. Baruntse, Amphu and Ama Dablam lie to the south.

 

Trip Details:
Trip Duration: 18 Days
Trek starting point: Luckla
Trek ending point: Luckla
Trekking Grade Moderate and Difficulty: Very Strenuous
Transportation: Private Car & Flight
Lowest Highest during the trek: 2660m
Max Height: 6,189m/at Island peak top
Activities: Trekking and Cultural knowledge
Accommodation: Hotel, guesthouse and Camping

Island Peak Climbing day by day Itinerary
Days 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu
Days 02 : Stay in Kathmandu for the official procedure
Days 03 : Fly KTM – LUKLA (2,834 m) & trek to Phakding (2,611 m)
Days 04 : Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440 m)
Days 05 : Trek to Khumjung (3,790 m)
Days 06 : Trek to Tengboche (3,867 m)
Days 07 : Trek to Dingboche (4,343 m)
Days 08 : Trek to Chhukung (4,730 m)
Days 09 : Island Peak base camp
Days 10 : Island Peak High camp (5,600 m)
Days 11 : Island Peak Summit (6,189 m) back to base camp.
Days 12 : Trek to Pangboche (3,901 m)
Days 13 : Trek to Khumjung (3,790 m)
Days 14 : Trek to Phakding
Days 15 : Trek to Lukla
Days 16 : Early in the morning Fly Kathmandu from Luckla.
Days 17 : Rest at Kathmandu. Free time
Days 18 : Departure on your own destination.

Note: Itinerary are reference our guide has fully authority to change and make the plan, so kindly co-operate with him as per spot situations.

Cost Details:
1.Tea-house or Lodge trek& Camping
Cost Include: Guide, Porters, Accommodation during the Trek,All Meals during the Trek.
US$: 1950 per person. Min. 2 Pax

Services included in trek costs
1.Airport pick-up and drop-off (private car)
2.3 Nights Hotel with breakfast in Kathmandu.
3.Sightseeing Around Kathmandu with Tour Guide
4.Welcome Dinner or Farewell Dinner.
5.Accommodation during the trek- Tea House
6.Experience, Government Licensed English-speaking Trek Guide/ Climbing
7.Porters for carrying all goods and supplies. 2 clients 1 porter in Group
8.Domestic Airfare/ Ktm-Luckla-Ktm. Airport Tax
9.All your standard Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trekking.
10.Trekker’s information management system(TIMS) card fee.
11.Sagarmatha National Park fees.
12.Entrance & monument fees at during sightseeing places.
13.Trekking equipment including sleeping bags
14.Staff insurance, medication and equipment
15.Rescue arrangements for our clients
16.All Govt. and Local Taxes
17.Island peak climbing permit fees.
18.Climbing equipment(rope, ice screw, snow bar etc)
19.Necessary First aid medical kit

Services not included in trek price
1.International airfares
2.Travel/trekking insurance
3.Nepal entry visa fees.
4.Mountain rescue charges or insurance
5.Bottled drinks on trek (cold and alcoholic) and Hot Drinks
6.Lunch and dinner during your stay in Kathmandu.
7.Additional food or drink on trek in addition to three standard meals
8.Personal expenses, Emergency Expenses, road blocked, snakes, desert.etc
9.Special region permit and liaison officer fees (where applicable)
10.Garbage deposit fee US$ 500.00 (Refundable)
11.Personal Equipment for trekking and Climbing .
12.Tips for trekking staff/climbing staff and driver.

 

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