Chukhung - Island Base Camp - Island Peak Summit - Chukhung
6,189 M/20,299 FT
Full board meals on the trek
Short Island Peak Climbing Highlights
- Climb most popular trekking peak Island peak (6189 m) of Nepalese Himalayas
- Enjoy to see breathtaking mountain vista from summit of Island peak Ama Dablam, Makalu, Baruntse, Lhotse and enormous glacier valley
- Test your physical level with ascending 20299 Ft technical peak
Island peak one of the praised and most scaled trekking peak and also convenient to add with any of Everest trekking itineraries Everest base camp Everest three passes Cho La pass Classical Everest base camp trek. Since Island peak first ascent, it became a dream adventure for the climbing enthusiast and we are here to make your dream happened. Island peak lying end of Lhotse Shar few miles far from Everest base camp trail, it recommends for all the good physical level travelers. There are varied option to reach Island peak base camp still most folk fly to Lukla and then trekking to Imja base camp. If your vacation allows traverse over any of this places before finale set-offs like Kala Patthar (5645 m), Kongma La (5535 m), Cho La (5420 m) or Renjo la pass (5360 m) for means to altitude digestion.
Musial trek recommends set your island peak climbing program from lower Solu Khumbu like via Pikey peak or begins from Salleri or Bamti Bhander. As the trip begins from lower route takes more time to reach Island peak base camp than Fly into Lukla but it also helps you for well acclimatize against altitude.
Musical adventure trekking arranges 2-days Island peak climbing program at an affordable price from Dingboche or Chukhung. We arrange both private and group joining Island peak climbing trip from Chukhung village. Your island peak climbing
Day 01: Dingboche/Chokhung to Island peak base camp (5,200 m/17,056 Ft)
3/4 Hrs trek B/L/D with hot drinks Tented Camp
After breakfast at the lodge, trek towards Island peak base camp, the path contains relatively ascending on the moraine of the large glacier with praised scenery of 360-degree Mountain View. After completing short climb up trek continues on the barren and windy valley also see branch trail leading to Amphu Labtsa pass east sites of Imja Lake. We cross the Lotse glacier and also pass UNDP DHM Imja lowering canal to reach Island peak base camp. On arrival can see few intriguing tented camp set-up at base camp. We keep our luggage in one of this dome tent and the climbing team welcomed you by hot drinks. After while serving hot and delicious lunch. The Island peak climbing trip endures, Sherpa climbing guide provides pre-climbing training or guide shared climbing techniques which could be useful for your next step. Normally learn about how to use requires climbing gears on your island peak climbing course. Whatever skill learn here with your Island peak climbing guide, it helps you build up and boost your self-confidence. After that tea and snack break then early dinner as well as go in the bed earlier than other days.
Day 02: : Island peak Base Camp - Island Peak Summit - Chukhung (4,730 m/15,518 Ft),
12 Hrs trek B/L/D with hot drinks No
The journey has to begins an early approximately mid-night, the mean to starts trip early morning because of the ultimate time to reach Island peak summit before noon. The camping crew offers a hot breakfast before departure from camp. From base camp follow rocky and pebble trail on the hill up to high camp, often pass high camp a trail fetching boulder scatter. We keep climbing on the steady sloppy mountain a path also becoming narrow as we walking on dark it makes difficulty. Your Sherpa climbing guide led the path and as reaching high up and more daylight come, the surrounding scenery appear marvelous. On the way walking on glacier, hard snow, also using a leader to cross crevasses then climbing on steady up on icy snow after that continues on the ridgeline to the summit of Island peak. After achieving the goal and taking a splendid photograph of mountains and the valley. Now descend back to base camp where the kitchen crew prepares hot lunch. After lunch and rest, 3 hours trek back to Chukhung and celebrate your success.
- All necessary paper works and permits
- Full board meal during Island peak climbing period (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner with hot drinks)
- Twin sharing dome tented accommodation with sufficient mattress and blanket
- Boiled and purify drinking water during the climb duration
- A government authorized licensed holder English speaking professional Sherpa Guide during the climb period
- Primary climbing equipment such as main rope, harness, karabiners, ice screw, snow bar, etc
- Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, medicine for all staffs
- All our government taxes
What's not included?
- Travel and Medical insurance
- All the drinks (soft and hard)
- Personal Climbing Equipment
- Tips and gratitude to your Island peak crew
- Any others expenses which are not mention in included item
Possible to hire private climbing gear in Chukhung?
Most of the island peak requires climbing gear is available at Chukhung. Other than climbing shoes wiser to hire climbing equipment in Chukhung which makes your bag pack lightweight. Primary climbing gear is included in the package like main rope, snow anchor, Ice Axe, Screw, Crampons, Harness, Karabiners, etc. Wide-range size climbing boots available in-store at Chukhung but for your comfortable request hire comfortable climbing boots from Kathmandu which cost around USD2 per day.
Where shall I meet my climbing guide in Chukhung?
Once you book your Island peak climbing with Musical adventure trekking. We give you details of 2-days Island peak climbing in Kathmandu before you fly or drive to next destination also handover your island peak documents (Island peak climbing permits). At the meeting shared contact details of your climbing crew at Chukhung then often your reach Chukhung easily find them.