Island Peak Climbing

Trekking in nepal
This is the most popular trekking peak in Nepal. From dingboche the mountain is seem as an island in a sea of ice. The summit is interesting and attractive with a highly glaciated west face rising from the Lhotse Glacier. The mountain itself is the extension of the south Ridge of Lhotse shar separated by a small col. the ridge raising to the south from this point leads to the summit of Island Peak. The extension of this ridge descending southwest is the part of the normal route of ascent and leads to the south summit Island Peak not only provides an enjoyable climb but also provides some of the most spectacular scenery of Himalayas in the Khumbu region. Seen from the summit the giant mountains- Nuptse (7,879m), Lhotse (8,501m), Lhotse middle Peak (8,410m) and. Lhotse Shar (8,383m) makes a semi circle in the north. The views of Makalu (8475m) in the east Baruntse and Amadaldam in the south add more charm for climbing Island Peak.

Itinerary Detail
Day 01: Fly to Lukla & trek to Phakding
Day 02: Phakding to Namche
Day 03: Namche rest for acclimatization
Day 04: Namche Bazaar – Thyanboche
Day 05: Thyangboche – Pheriche
Day 06: Pheriche – Lobuche
Day 07: Lobuche – Kalapathar back to Gorekshep
Day 08: Gorekshep to Everest base camp back to Gorekshep
Day 09: Gorekshep to Dingboche
Day 10: Dingboche to Chukung
Day 11: Chukung to Island BC
Day 12: Island BC to Summit and back to BC
Day 13: BC – Pangboche
Day 14: Pangboche – Namche Bazaar
Day 15: Namche Bazaar – Lukla
Day 16: Fly Lukla – Kathmandu

Testimonials

  • This Lang tang trek has been a wonderful experience for me, and I have enjoyed every minute!!

    The scenery is so beautiful and breathtaking; it was very had to come back to Kathmandu, to all the noise and so may people!! .

    Rafal Wozniak
  • This Lang tang trek has been a wonderful experience for me, and I have enjoyed every minute!!

    The scenery is so beautiful and breathtaking; it was very had to come back to Kathmandu, to all the noise and so may people!! .

    Rafal Wozniak
  • This Lang tang trek has been a wonderful experience for me, and I have enjoyed every minute!!

    The scenery is so beautiful and breathtaking; it was very had to come back to Kathmandu, to all the noise and so may people!! .

    Rafal Wozniak

Responsible Travel

Environmental issue has been quite critical day by day all around the world. Especially the countries like Nepal where many Mountains and lakes are located has very fragile ecosystem. Due to global warming and climate change the glaciers are already melting in alarming rate and hundreds of snow lakes.....

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