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Island Peak Climbing

  • Overview
  • Itinerary
  • Cost Info

Island peak (6189m) is located in Everest region between Lhotse Sahar glaciers and imja Tse glaciers. This is circled by Glacier Lake then it is called Island peak, this is most visited and most popular trekking peak in Nepal due to more technicality with accessibility than others. Before summit, about 300m we have to climb on the ice, crossing through crevasses with using almost all climbing equipments like: Boots, rope, Harness, Crampons, Ice Bar, nuts etc. generally, trekkers first go to the Everest Base Camp or three pass then go to Island Peak Base camp, then take normal training about climbing and how to use equipments during climb. According to condition, some people stay one night some stay more than one night due to lack of water, windy or weather. It has most exciting with challenging while climbing. We are more emphasizing to offer this trip to access your dream.

Day 01: Airport pick up and transfer to hotel then having refresh, briefing about tour plan
Day 02 : Kathmandu city tour like: Kathmandu Durbar, Shymbunath, Buddhanath and Pashupatinath
Day 03 : Kathmandu flies to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2600m) 4hr
Day 04 : Trek to Namche (3400m) 5hr overnight
Day 05 :  Acclimatization day
Day 06 : Namche trek to Tengboche (4900m) 5hr
Day 07 :  Tengboche  trek to Dingboche (4350m) 6 hrs
Day 08 :  Acclimatization day
Day 09 :  Dingboche trek to Lauboche (4950m) 6hr
Day 10 : Lauboche trek to Gorakshep (5180m) 4 hrs
Day 11 : Climb up Kalapather and trek back to Dingboche 
Day 12 : Dingboche trek to Chukung (4750m) 3 hrs
Day 13 : Chukung trek to Island Peak base camp (5000m) 3 hrs overnight in tent
Day 14 : Base camp about 1:am start to summit (6189m) then back to Chukung
Day 15 : Chukung trek to Tengboche
Day 16 : Tengboche trek to Namche 
Day 17 :  Namche trek to Luckla
Day 18 :  Lukla fly back to Kathmandu then go to dinner together in the evening
Day 19 :  Airport departure


  • Airport pick up and drop
  • Accommodation Nepali( ***)star level hotel in Kathmandu.
  • Kathmandu City Tour by private vehicle with experienced licensed guide and all required entre fee.
  • All your standard meal (B.L.D) with tea/coffee during trek.
  • Trekking standard tea house basis accommodation during trek.
  • Government licensed guide with required potters and their (food, accommodation, salary, transportation, Insurance, equipment and medicine) during the trek.  
  • Transportation Flight via Vehicle according to condition with their demand.
  • All necessary National Park &TIMS cart fee with climbing permit.
  • Some important equipment (Rucksack, down jacket, sleeping bag and climbing equipments, if required).
  • All government taxes & official expenses.
  • Farewell dinner second last day of departure.


  • All sort of alcoholic & soft drink (Wine, beer, Coke, Fanta, Juice desert, mineral water)
  • Lunch & dinner during Kathmandu and Pohara stay.
  • Travel Insurance, International Airfare & visa Charge.
  • Personal expenses during trek (telephone, Laundry, battery charge, gash shower).
  • In case during trek lose due to unforeseen circumstances, the lose will be beyond Holiday Hiking Team.  
  • One sharing potter is provided for two guests who carry 20 to 25 kg in the high altitudes.
  • Two different size of bag is needed, one rucksack is given to potter putting trekking equipment and another small day bag is putting your most important thing then carrying by yourself.
  • worm waterproof gloves, 4/5 pairs of socks & underwear.
  •  Battery charger, touch light, Sun glass, lip card, hot water bottle, sun crème.
  • The program me is organized according to Guest’ physical condition with their interest.
  • Shoes:  one waterproof light trekking boots, light jagging /sports shoes and Flip Flops / Sandal for night and morning during gust house.
  • Down Jacket, Fleece Jacket, long thermal  inner Trouser, windproof over trouser, worm hat, sun hat, scarf