Everest Base Camp & Island Peak Climbing

Duration
20 Days

Posted By
B+Michael
Dear Tandi,
Thank you for your trekking service in Nepal. Our guide Mingmar Sherpa was outstanding! He took good care of us from Monday evening (when we landed late to Lukla) til the following Monday (he waited and watched us fly off on a delayed afternoon flight). Mingmar was hospitable,... Read More
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seeking the thrill of adventure and wish to widen their experience towards the peak climbing & expedition. This professionally designed Island peak climbing itinerary takes you to the acclimatization hike to the most popular trekking destination of Everest Base Camp and Kala Pathar first for the close up views of Mt. Everest before scaling the pick. Island Peak was the name given to the mountain in 1952 by Eric Shipton’s who thought it to be reminiscent of an island in a sea of ice. It is also known as "Imja Tse" in Nepali Name. The Mountain is an extension of Lhotse Shar, and is located between the Lhotse and Imja glaciers, standing at 6,189m/20,305ft. After a trans Himalayan flight, We start our trekking from Lukla slowly up towards the Dudh Kosi valley, We across a Hilary Suspension bridge and start climbing up gradually towards a big hill to get Namche. We continue trek to Tengboche Pheriche and accommodate at high altitude in Gorekshep. After enjoying with magnificent views of Mt Everest and surrounding peaks, we continue descend to Chhukung to prepare for the ascent of Island Peak. After a day of walking from Chhukung we reach the Island Peak Base Camp to prepare for to attempt the peak. It may take an additional day or two to scale the peak depending on weather conditions. You will endeavor the summit (6,189m/20,305ft) after one night at the High Camp perched on the South West Ridge where magnificent vistas of the Khumbu can be seen from the top. For some people reaching to the summit from the base camp is a day activity. After a successful climbing, our trip comes back to Lukla and end after flying out from Lukla to Kathmandu in morning.

With Mountain Hiking & Trekking , you can expect the very best service and specialist knowledge on your Island Peak climbing expedition. All our Island peak clim [Island Peak Climbing in Nepal] bing expedition are led by experienced Local Sherpa guides, most of who have been to the summit of Everest itself.We provide you high quality tent for good night sleep in our Island peak climbing expedition . Hygienic & High quality meal, plenty hot drinks will be provided in our Island peak climbing expedition. For your assurance and safety we provide you medical kit bag for this expedition as well as free emergency helicopter rescue service on time. All your Island peak climbing gears will carry by our strong porter. We highly recommend you to just carry your small day bag with Camera & necessary items during trekking day.

We have been organizing this Island peak climbing expedition for 20 years. So, Our Island peak climbing itineraries are carefully designed to ensure you have adequate time to acclimatize comfortable thereby enjoying the successful expedition experience to the full.

Everest Base Camp & Island peak day to day itineray


Day 01 Kathmandu- 1340M (Arrival day and Transfer to hotel) - Hotel

Day 02 Full Day sightseeing of KTM Durbar Square, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath & Pasupatinath - Hotel (B/B)

Day 03 Flight to Lukla (2840M) & trek to Phakding (2800M)-Approx. 4/5 hrs- Lodge (B/L/D)


Day 04 Trek to Namche (3440M) - Approx. 5/6 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 05 Acclimatization in Namche or Trek up to Khumjung (3753M) - 3 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 06 Trek to Tengboche (3860M) - 4 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 07 Trek to Pheriche (4280M) - 5 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 08 Trek to Lobuche (5020M) - 4 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 09 Trek to Gorakshep (5170M) & Trek to Everest Base Camp – 6/7 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 10 Trek to Kalapather (5364M) & back to Dingboche- 6/7 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 11 Trek to Chukung (4743M) - 2/3 hrs (Climbing Training) –Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 12 Trek to Island Peak base Camp (Climbing Training)  overnight –Tent (B/L/D)

Day 13 Early morning stat to clibing island peak after smit back down to base camp or chukung overnight tea house or tent

Day 14  Extra Summit day (In case due to bad weather) or Rest day after Summit or Trek a head- Lodge( B/L/D)

Day 15 Trek to Pangboche or Tengboche- 5/6 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 16  Trek to Namche or Manju –5/6 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 17 Trek to Lukla –5/6 hrs-Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 18 Fly to Kathmandu & Transfer to hotel, relax day after Long Trip- Hotel (B/B)

Day 19  Reserve day (Incase flight cancelled due to Bad weather)- Hotel (B/B)

Day 20 Departure to Airport and Back to Home. (B)

B/B = Bed & Breakfast, B = Breakfast, B/L/D = Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

2-10 pax USD 1999 per person                                         
                                                     
Above 10 pax plz contact us : info@himalayaguide.com

Price includes following services:

 
  • KTM International Airport Arrival & Departure Transfer by Private Comfortable Car/van/ Hiace
  • Total 4 Nights DELUXE Accommodations on B/B Plan Twin Sharing in Kathmandu at standard hotel.
  • Round Trip( KATHMANDU-LUKLA- KATHMANDU) Flight fare for Guests & Guide with all taxes
  • Round Trip Land Transportation( Hotel- Domestic Airport- Hotel) by private Comfortable Car/Van/Hiace
  • English Speaking experienced Sherpa Govt. Trained/Licensed Holder Guide for whole Trek & island Peak climbing guide
  • Porter (1 porter Between 2 Person basis, Max 30 KGS per Porter) for Whole Trek
  • Everest National Park Trek Permit, TIMS card & Any required permits or Official Documentation
  • Full Board basis Meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner- Self Lodges Menu Choice) as per above Itinerary
  • Selected Tea house Lodge/Guest house Accommodations in Twin Sharing during Trek( Shared Toilets/ bathroom)
  • Insurance, Daily Wages, Equipments and all meals & Lodges of Porters and Guide in Whole Trek
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu City  (Swayambu nath, Buddha nath Stupa, Kumari temple/durbar square & paten durbar squrae  by tour guide and car/driver( 5-6 hrs tour)
  • Entrance fees of all sightseeing Monuments/temples/stupas during sightseeing in Kathmandu
  • First Aid Kid Box( for Normal Treatment only)
  • Island peak Expedition Permit fees
  • Equipments Charge of Climbing Sherpa
  • Garbage Clearance Deposit to NMA( we will pay our self for this Deposit)
  • 2 Nights Tented Accommodation, all meals during climbing, kitchen utensils, cooking Equipments
  • Government taxes & Other Applicable Fees
  • sleeping bag,down jacket,walking stick,water bottel
Complementary from Company (to our Valued Guests)
Trip Certificate( for memory of Nepal trip)
Porter Carrying kid Bag- Trekking bag for Porter

 

Price excludes following services: 

  • International Airfare to and from your country
  • Nepal Visa fee: Nepal entry visa (US$ 30 or equivalent foreign currency for 15 days, US$ 40 or equivalent foreign currency for 30 days & US$ 100 or equivalent foreign currency for 90 days. you will also require 2 passport size photos.
  • Travel & Health Insurance- Emergency Helicopter Rescue Insurance (Most recommended)
  • Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu - keep $ 5 to 10 for per meal in Tourist Restaurant
  • Any Alcoholic Drinks, Cold Drinks, Boiled & Mineral Water, Beverages, deserts Etc in Trek
  • Tips for Guide & Porter( Not mandatory but expected)
  • Hot Shower, Battery Charges( Available in Trek with Extra cost or Free in some lodges)
  • Unforeseen Cost such as Flight Cancellation or Delayed, Sick in Trek, and Helicopter rescue in Trek. Cost due to bad weather etc which is out of our control
  • Any Other Cost, which is not mentioned in Cost Includes Items as Above
  • Climbing Gears Full Set( Ropes, Plastic Boot, Ice- Axe, Safety belt, Caravinas, Gaiters,Jumar, 8 fingers & all necessary Equipments for Climbing)- US$ 150( if you want to Hire/rent)

 
Everest Base Camp & Island peak day to day itineray

Day 01 Kathmandu- 1340M (Arrival day and Transfer to hotel) - Hotel
Arrival to Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA), you will be met by our Airport Representative, and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 02 Full Day sightseeing of KTM Durbar Square, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath & Pasupatinath - Hotel (B/B)

Day 03 Flight to Lukla (2840M) & trek to Phakding (2800M)-Approx. 4/5 hrs- Lodge (B/L/D)

Early 5 am our Trekking staff  will come to pick you in your hotel  and take you to domestic airport  drive about 15 minutes  After 40 minutes scenic flight to Lukla (2804 mtrs.) begin your  trek to Phakding (2610 mtrs.) - 3 hours easy walking. Overnight at Guest House, including of breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 04 Trek to Namche (3440M) - Approx. 5/6 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)
Wake up at 6 am and bag packing 7 am breakfast after that trek will start  
Trek will be about 5-6 hours Overnight at Guest House,  breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 05 Acclimatization in Namche or Trek up to Khumjung (3753M) - 3 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)
This is a day for acclimatization. We have a fine walk around the valley to adjust with thin air. Namche Bazaar is known as the gateway of the Everest. We will take you to a museum too on the same day. There you can see the traditional custom of Sherpa peoples. Besides, a fine view of the Everest and other mountains can be overviewed from this place. Overnight at Guest House, inclusive of breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 06 Trek to Tengboche (3860M) - 4 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)
We'll be trekking today in the direction of Tengboche, home of the largest gompa monastery in the Khumpa region. Exquisite views of Tawache, Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, and Thamserku are found here! The trekking is getting serious at this point.

Day 07 Trek to Pheriche (4280M) - 5 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)
another standout of the Khumba region. A small hospital run by the Himalayan Trekking Association located here has, in past decades, been a critical resource for the safety of trekkers from around the globe, as well as local populations. The Sherpa who make Pheriche their home are largely yak herders and farmers, and our route will allow us to peek in on a charming slice of rural life.

Day 08 Trek to Lobuche (5020M) - 4 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)
This days our adventure brings over craggy mountain terrain to Lobuche, a small settlement with amazing views of Mt. Lobuche, Mt. Pumari and the Nuptse. Prepare to snuggle up for a cold night, as we are now almost three miles above sea level and the evenings can be downright chilly!

Day 09 Trek to Gorakshep (5170M) & Trek to Everest Base Camp – 6/7 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)
Gorekshep: Altitude: 5,180m/16,994ft at Gorekshep and 5364m/17598 at EBC Distance of walking: Approx of 15 Km- 6 to 8 hours
First walking from Lobuche onward to Gorekshep is easier. Hiking from Gorekshep to Everest Base Camp is mostly straightforward; the trail wound in and out, rocky dunes and moraine, little ups and downs along the lateral moraine of the Khumbu Glacier before eventually stepping out onto the glacier itself. Explore this wonderful part of this amazing Himalayan glacier surroundings, visit the Khumbu ice fall etc and enjoy your most auspicious time with making best photos and videos. If this happens to be an event of the expedition seasons, you would likely to see the climbers who had their temporary climbing set up at base camp with their tented camps; it even looks the base camp colorful.Late afternoon, return back to Gorekshep and overnight.

Day 10 Trek to Kalapather (5364M) & back to Dingboche- 6/7 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)
From the EBC it's a rocky, challenging climb in cold, thin air to Kalapather. Your reward for this hard work, however, is one of the finest panoramic views of the Himalayas to be found! The stone huts of Dingboche, a historic summer village, await. Relish the views of Makalu in the distance, knowing that we start climbing training tomorrow!

Day 11 Trek to Chukung (4743M) - 2/3 hrs (Climbing Training) –Lodge (B/L/D)
As we make our way to Chukung, climbing training commences. It is possible to make the Island Peak summit with no prior climbing experience (assuming sufficient physical fitness), but having past climbs under your belt will make you a stronger and more confident climber. You'll enjoy the summit more if you aren't quite so anxious about the actual climbing! Staff will give you hands-on training on the use of implements like the ice axe and climbing boot, and demonstrate moving up and down on ropes.

Day 12 Trek to Island Peak base Camp (Climbing Training)  overnight –Tent (B/L/D)


Day 13 Early morning stat to clibing island peak after smit back down to base camp or chukung overnight tea house or tent

Day 14  Extra Summit day (In case due to bad weather) or Rest day after Summit or Trek a head- Lodge( B/L/D)

Day 15 Trek to Pangboche or Tengboche- 5/6 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 16  Trek to Namche or Manju –5/6 hrs –Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 17 Trek to Lukla –5/6 hrs-Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 18 Fly to Kathmandu & Transfer to hotel, relax day after Long Trip- Hotel (B/B)

Day 19  Reserve day (Incase flight cancelled due to Bad weather)- Hotel (B/B)

Day 20 Departure to Airport and Back to Home. (B)

B/B = Bed & Breakfast, B = Breakfast, B/L/D = Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

2-10 pax USD 1999 per person                                         
                                                     
Above 10 pax plz contact us : info@himalayaguide.com

Price includes following services:

 
  • KTM International Airport Arrival & Departure Transfer by Private Comfortable Car/van/ Hiace
  • Total 4 Nights DELUXE Accommodations on B/B Plan Twin Sharing in Kathmandu at standard hotel.
  • Round Trip( KATHMANDU-LUKLA- KATHMANDU) Flight fare for Guests & Guide with all taxes
  • Round Trip Land Transportation( Hotel- Domestic Airport- Hotel) by private Comfortable Car/Van/Hiace
  • English Speaking experienced Sherpa Govt. Trained/Licensed Holder Guide for whole Trek & island Peak climbing guide
  • Porter (1 porter Between 2 Person basis, Max 30 KGS per Porter) for Whole Trek
  • Everest National Park Trek Permit, TIMS card & Any required permits or Official Documentation
  • Full Board basis Meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner- Self Lodges Menu Choice) as per above Itinerary
  • Selected Tea house Lodge/Guest house Accommodations in Twin Sharing during Trek( Shared Toilets/ bathroom)
  • Insurance, Daily Wages, Equipments and all meals & Lodges of Porters and Guide in Whole Trek
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu City  (Swayambu nath, Buddha nath Stupa, Kumari temple/durbar square & paten durbar squrae  by tour guide and car/driver( 5-6 hrs tour)
  • Entrance fees of all sightseeing Monuments/temples/stupas during sightseeing in Kathmandu
  • First Aid Kid Box( for Normal Treatment only)
  • Island peak Expedition Permit fees
  • Equipments Charge of Climbing Sherpa
  • Garbage Clearance Deposit to NMA( we will pay our self for this Deposit)
  • 2 Nights Tented Accommodation, all meals during climbing, kitchen utensils, cooking Equipments
  • Government taxes & Other Applicable Fees
  • sleeping bag,down jacket,walking stick,water bottel
Complementary from Company (to our Valued Guests)
Trip Certificate( for memory of Nepal trip)
Porter Carrying kid Bag- Trekking bag for Porter

 

Price excludes following services: 

  • International Airfare to and from your country
  • Nepal Visa fee: Nepal entry visa (US$ 30 or equivalent foreign currency for 15 days, US$ 40 or equivalent foreign currency for 30 days & US$ 100 or equivalent foreign currency for 90 days. you will also require 2 passport size photos.
  • Travel & Health Insurance- Emergency Helicopter Rescue Insurance (Most recommended)
  • Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu - keep $ 5 to 10 for per meal in Tourist Restaurant
  • Any Alcoholic Drinks, Cold Drinks, Boiled & Mineral Water, Beverages, deserts Etc in Trek
  • Tips for Guide & Porter( Not mandatory but expected)
  • Hot Shower, Battery Charges( Available in Trek with Extra cost or Free in some lodges)
  • Unforeseen Cost such as Flight Cancellation or Delayed, Sick in Trek, and Helicopter rescue in Trek. Cost due to bad weather etc which is out of our control
  • Any Other Cost, which is not mentioned in Cost Includes Items as Above
  • Climbing Gears Full Set( Ropes, Plastic Boot, Ice- Axe, Safety belt, Caravinas, Gaiters,Jumar, 8 fingers & all necessary Equipments for Climbing)- US$ 150( if you want to Hire/rent)
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Price includes following services:
 
  • KTM International Airport Arrival & Departure Transfer by Private Comfortable Car/van/ Hiace
  • Total 4 Nights DELUXE Accommodations on B/B Plan Twin Sharing in Kathmandu at standard hotel.
  • Round Trip( KATHMANDU-LUKLA- KATHMANDU) Flight fare for Guests & Guide with all taxes
  • Round Trip Land Transportation( Hotel- Domestic Airport- Hotel) by private Comfortable Car/Van/Hiace
  • English Speaking experienced Sherpa Govt. Trained/Licensed Holder Guide for whole Trek & island Peak climbing guide
  • Porter (1 porter Between 2 Person basis, Max 30 KGS per Porter) for Whole Trek
  • Everest National Park Trek Permit, TIMS card & Any required permits or Official Documentation
  • Full Board basis Meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner- Self Lodges Menu Choice) as per above Itinerary
  • Selected Tea house Lodge/Guest house Accommodations in Twin Sharing during Trek( Shared Toilets/ bathroom)
  • Insurance, Daily Wages, Equipments and all meals & Lodges of Porters and Guide in Whole Trek
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu City  (Swayambu nath, Buddha nath Stupa, Kumari temple/durbar square & paten durbar squrae  by tour guide and car/driver( 5-6 hrs tour)
  • Entrance fees of all sightseeing Monuments/temples/stupas during sightseeing in Kathmandu
  • First Aid Kid Box( for Normal Treatment only)
  • Island peak Expedition Permit fees
  • Equipments Charge of Climbing Sherpa
  • Garbage Clearance Deposit to NMA( we will pay our self for this Deposit)
  • 2 Nights Tented Accommodation, all meals during climbing, kitchen utensils, cooking Equipments
  • Government taxes & Other Applicable Fees
  • sleeping bag,down jacket,walking stick,water bottel
Complementary from Company (to our Valued Guests)

Trip Certificate( for memory of Nepal trip)
Porter Carrying kid Bag- Trekking bag for Porter


 

 

Price excludes following services: 

  • International Airfare to and from your country
  • Nepal Visa fee: Nepal entry visa (US$ 30 or equivalent foreign currency for 15 days, US$ 40 or equivalent foreign currency for 30 days & US$ 100 or equivalent foreign currency for 90 days. you will also require 2 passport size photos.
  • Travel & Health Insurance- Emergency Helicopter Rescue Insurance (Most recommended)
  • Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu - keep $ 5 to 10 for per meal in Tourist Restaurant
  • Any Alcoholic Drinks, Cold Drinks, Boiled & Mineral Water, Beverages, deserts Etc in Trek
  • Tips for Guide & Porter( Not mandatory but expected)
  • Hot Shower, Battery Charges( Available in Trek with Extra cost or Free in some lodges)
  • Unforeseen Cost such as Flight Cancellation or Delayed, Sick in Trek, and Helicopter rescue in Trek. Cost due to bad weather etc which is out of our control
  • Any Other Cost, which is not mentioned in Cost Includes Items as Above
  • Climbing Gears Full Set( Ropes, Plastic Boot, Ice- Axe, Safety belt, Caravinas, Gaiters,Jumar, 8 fingers & all necessary Equipments for Climbing)- US$ 150( if you want to Hire/rent)

For more information please contact us: info@himalayaguide.com
Trekking Equipment  

The following is a list of clothing and accessories that we recommend for treks and climbs in Nepal. This is not intended to be a comprehensive clothing and equipment list, rather it is intended to act as a reminder of those items that we feel are essential for your comfort and convenience. However we recognize that you may have your own personal preferences for clothing which may be equally as suitable.

For Head
 
  1. Sun hat or scarf
  2. Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
  3. Sunglasses with UV protection
  4. Upper Body
  5. T-shirts (2)
  6. Light and expedition weight thermal tops
  7. Fleece jacket or pullover
  8. Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional)
  9. Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket
  10. Down vest and/or jacket (optional)
  11.  
For Hands
 
  1. Lightweight gloves
  2. Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer
  3. Lower Body
  4. Underwear (4)
  5. Hiking shorts (2)
  6. Lightweight cotton long pants
  7. Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms
  8. Fleece or wool pants
  9. Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants
  10.  
For Feet
  1. Thin, lightweight inner socks (4)
  2. Thick, warm wool hiking socks (4)
  3. Hiking boots with spare laces
  4. Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals)
  5. Gaiters (Optional)
  6. Accessories
  7. Sleeping bag rated -10C. to -20C (Depending on trekking region)
  8. Headlamp (e.g. Petzl Zoom) with spare bulbs and batteries
  9. Small pad or combination lock-to-lock trek bag
  10. Basic First Aid Kit (see Health and Medicinal)
  11. Large plastic bags - for keeping items dry inside trek bags
  12. Daypack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches)
  13. Thermarest sleeping pad (Only Camping Trek)
  14. Water bottles (2)
  15. Toiletries
  16. Small wash towel
  17. Optional items
  18. Binoculars
  19. Books (Highly Recommended)
  20. Compass
  21. Playing cards/backgammon/chess set
  22. Swiss Knife
  23.  
  24. Recommended Mountaineering Kit
In addition to the items mentioned above for trekking, the following is a list of the additional specialized items which are required for the trekking peaks.
Plastic or leather mountaineering boots, with gaiters and crampons that have been tested for a good fit.
Fleece trousers or silhouette
Additional mits and gloves suitable for climbing
Ice axe, and ski poles (note - ice axes can be rented in Kathmandu)
Climbing helmet
Alpine climbing harness.
2 x tape slings
2 x screwgate karabiners
Descender/abseil device
Ascender

For more information please contact us info@himalayaguide.com

Trip's Quick Facts

Duration: 20 Days
Accomodation: Guest House
Seasons : sep, oct, Nov and march, April, may
Type: Moderate/ Hard
Activities : Trekking, & Climbing religious Tour
No. of Pax : 2 person above
Starts From : Lukla
Ends at : Lukla

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