Island peak also known by the name of Imja Tse 6,189m among the climbers, takes you on a beautiful journey to the Khumbu region, particularly in the Chhukung Valley 4,730m, where it stands proudly at an elevation of 6189 meters. Chhukung Island climbing is one of the most sought after adventures of climb in the Solukhumbu of Chhukung Valley region which has come to become a very popular climbing peak. The Chhukung Island climbing delivers you with all the thrills which you might have missed out before in other trekking or climbing experiences.
Set your footsteps on the trails headed towards one of the most sought after peaks for climbing in the Everest Region proudly known by the name of Island Peak.
What is so unique and special about this trip?
The 4 days Chhukung Island Peak climbing carries you right above the Chhukung Glacier where it beautifully sits between two incredible mountains recognized by the name of Mt. Lhotse and Mt. Ama Dablam. The Island Peak trek and climb is regarded to be one of the challenging ones but do not doubt the rewards that comes with the summit which is immensely gratifying. We will be extending our steps through the Chhukung Valley in the middle of which the peak sits like a gorgeous Island; one of those reasons for why it is called an Island Peak. Similarly, this amazing adventure of climbing Chhukung Island Peak from is like a dream come true for every passionate and energetic nomad who has fallen in love with the mountains and its challenging glory. The summit of the Island peak rewards you enormously with gorgeous views of the valley downwards and the remarkable formation of landscapes along with the glorious mountain scenarios of peaks like Lhotse, Nuptse, Everest, Ama Dablam and some other magical snowcapped Himalayas. This Chhukung Island adventure doesn’t require you to have past experiences in climbing rather one must be physically healthy, fit and sound and should be ever ready to pour his/her dedication when faced with challenges. Despite of its elevation, it’s still an easy peak for climbing in comparison to other peaks in the Everest Region and is regarded as a non-technical peak for climbing. During the summit, we will be struggling our way through mixed rocks and walls formed of ice but at the end of the day, every struggle will be worth it.
Likewise, the Chhukung Island trekking and climbing can be carried out by joining the adventure with any other trekking venture in the Everest Region which will lead to Chhukung at last. Though the trekking journey is composed of only four days, acclimatization is a must for avoiding any sort of health risks that may occur due to the altitude and climate. Our climbing finally begins after we reach the High Camp situated at an elevation of 5600 meters from the Island Peak Base Camp. We will be following our way with the help of the river basin and find our way through incredible glacial areas. The night before our climb, we will be preparing and settling all the required climbing equipments and conduct the ascent very early in the morning. It is certain to become a thrilling and adventurous experience with the capacity to last for a lifetime.
Our company has arranged different types of trekking and climbing packages, to know more about it in detail please contact us at Nepal Nomad. We can offer you tailor made Chhukung Island Peak climb itinerary which will be appropriate in keeping with your time. We will be responding within 24 hours of your inquiry.