Trip Highlights
  • Summit the most sought after climbing peaks in the reason and gain the most amazing mountaineering experience
  • Get stunned with the glorious views of many snowcapped mountain peaks
  • Get closely in touch with the beautiful existence of Chhukung Valley
  •  Acclimatize and then ascent the peak with less trouble and a lot more adventure
  • Feel all the thrills of being on top of Island Peak

Chhukung Island Climbing is one of the most sought-after adventures of climb in the Chhukung Valley of Everest region as Chhukung Island Expedition 2022-2023. Island peak also known by the name of ImjaTseat the extreme height of 6,189m among the climbers, takes you on a beautiful journey to the Khumbu region, particularly in the Chhukung Valley Island Climb 2022 which stands at 4,730m. The 4 Days Chhukung Island climbing Itinerary delivers you with all the thrills which you might have missed out on before in other trekking or climbing experiences. The Chhukung Island Peak adventure is a shorter way of experiencing the delight of Island Peak mountaineering which could have consumed more time in the Island Peak Climbing Trip.

“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.”

Chhukung Island Peak Climbing Journey

The Chhukung Island Peak Climb Package 2022 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 Chhukung Island Peak trek and climb is regarded to be one of the challenging ones but does not doubt the rewards that come 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 is like a dream come true for every passionate and energetic nomad who has fallen in love with the mountains and their challenging glory. The Chhukung Island peak Climbing journey 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 which leads to thrills like Lhotse Expedition to the top of 8,516m, Nuptse at 7,861m, Everest at 8,849m, Ama Dablamat 6,812m which also forms a remarkable adventure of Ama Dablam Expedition and some other magical snowcapped Himalayas.

Chhukung Island Climbing Trip

Likewise, the Chhukung Island Climbing Trip can be carried out by joining the adventure with any other trekking venture in the Everest Region like the Everest Base Camp Trekking 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 equipment 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. The Chhukung Island Climb Map shall help you throughout the four days journey all the way to the summit of the great Island Peak.

Chhukung Island Climb Difficulty Level

This Chhukung Island Summiting 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. It is best for beginners who are advanced in mountain hikes and treks or intermediate climbers as well. Despite its elevation, it’s still an attainable peak for climbing in comparison to other peaks in the Everest Region. During the summit as we follow the Chhukung Island Climb Route, 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. Chhukung Island Climb Difficulty Level has been graded PD+ given its height and technical challenges.

Chhukung Island Peak Climbing Season

For Climbing Island Peak from Chhukung, even if it is only a four days trip, planning is required. We suggest you take your time about deciding on the season to undertake the trip as seasons also play a vital role in determining your experience of the adventure. So, the best Chhukung Island Peak Climbing Season is the season of spring as well as autumn. Although the summit is attainable in other seasons as well winter and monsoon are well-known for bringing an extra set of challenges in the climbing trip.

Why Choose Nepal Nomad for Chhukung Island Peak Climbing

Nepal Nomad has arranged different types of trekking and climbing packages that have a high level of success rate with the achievement of the immense level of satisfaction from our customers and it has been so, since more than a decade of effort and dedication in the traveling field. To know more about it in detail please feel flexible to contact us at Nepal Nomad. We can offer you a tailor-made Chhukung Island climb Departure Date which will be appropriate in keeping with your time. Our team shall be ready for you at Chhukung if you wish to connect your trip with the Chhukung Island Peak Climbing. We shall be available 24 hours in Chhukung to assist those who want to connect their trekking or climbing adventure with this one. It doesn’t matter if your chosen travel company provides the services of such expedition or not, we can definitely assist you in this combined adventure to Island Peak.

Itinerary

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On this very first day of our amazing Chhukung peak climbing adventure, we will meet our team members here at Chhukung and conduct a short form of briefing for all sorts of clarifications and explanations. Then we will make sure that all the essentials are arranged and packed along with gears and other stuffs while using the rest of the time for explorations.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Chhukung
  • Altitude: 5,550 meters

On the second day, we have our breakfast first in the beautiful morning and then start our venture towards the steep path leading to the southern part making us turn east towards the major line of the valley. It can be a little difficult and challenging to get through the glaciers like Imja and Lhotse while reaching out for Island Peak Base Camp but it’s equally worth the try.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Island Peak Base camp
  • Altitude: 5,200m

On the third day after a warm sleep under the camp, we have our breakfast and begin packing to reach further towards the High Camp standing amazingly at 5,600 meters. We will make an overnight camp in a favorable place where the camp can be properly fixed. And the guides will make arrangements for the climb.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: High Camp
  • Altitude: 5,600m

Finally on the fourth day, we begin the summit in the earliest sign of morning starting through the rocky path forming as a gully. We will be using all the exercise and practices into action today to summit the Island peak. Gears and Instruments will be used to proper use. Then after the proud ascent or climb, we joyfully get back to Chhukung and depart from the climbing team.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Chhukung
  • Altitude: 5,550 meters

What's Included

  • 3 night's standard luxury accommodations in Kathmandu on BB plan
  • All meals as specified for trek (breakfast, lunch, dinner). The arrival picks up and departure drop.
  • All internal local transport as per the itinerary.
  •  Internal l flights from Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu for client and Trek Leader.
  • All trekking and climbing arrangements including trekking and climbing permits, National Park entrance fees, accommodation in twin sharing local basis lodges or best available places for accommodations, trek leader and porters-salary, insurance, food, accommodations, and other allowances.
  • Trek bag, Basic first aid kit carried by your leader. No single supplement is required in Kathmandu or in the mountain.
  • Kathmandu food-lunch and dinner, International flights from your home to home.
  • Airport Taxes, car, taxi or van, Visa fees. Medical examination (if required) and vaccination costs. Personal expenditure, all bar bills, laundry, telephone calls, hot shower in the mountain, mineral water, sweet deserts, we recommend bringing Water purifier and neutralizer tabulates to reduce your cost of traveling and to become a responsible traveler.
  • Tipping for trek crew (driver, Trek leader, and porter-tipping is not mandatory but expected). Meals or drinks except for 3 meals or not specified in the itinerary, Personal clothing, and equipment, Travel insurance, Optional trips.
  • Charges incurred as a result of delays beyond Nepal Nomad's control. Anything not specified in the Cost Includes section.

USEFUL INFORMATION

Experience required for climbing Island Peak fromChhukung

Chhukung Island climb is completed in 4 days so the climber needs to have an excellent level of physical fitness and experience of Good Mountain walking. The climber needs enough dedication to overcome the challenges that may come while climbing the peak. However, an advanced beginner is welcome to summit the peak.

Meeting held before the Chhukung Island Peak Climbing Trip

There will be a meeting at Kathmandu regarding the Chhukung Island climb where the things related to the trip will be discussed thoroughly. The introduction to climbing guide will also be done in this meeting and it is also a chance to know all the details of the peak climbing.

A typical day in the Chhukung Island Peak Climbing Journey

A normal day in the Chhukung Island Peak Climbing Journey shall begin with a fresh cup of morning tea after which we will have our breakfast and march on towards the route that shall lead us to our Island Peak Summit. However, with about 5-7 hours walk a day, we shall rest overnight in an accommodation. Before that, we will have our lunch while on the route.

Accommodation and Meals available in the Chhukung Island Peak Climbing Journey

We recommend you not to expect highly luxurious lodges as lodging options are limited and have the availability of basic level services. We shall arrange the best of the lodges available, however, most of them will be family-run lodges with facilities that have to be shared. Everyday breakfast, lunch, and dinner will be provided on a timely basis which is in the morning, daytime and evening.

Altitude Sickness in Chhukung Island Peak Climbing

We shall be careful of the occurrence of Altitude Sickness in the Chhukung Island Peak Climbing since we are targeting an extreme altitude in the great Himalayan region of Everest. We shall be well aware of the three stages of altitude sickness like Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS), High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE), and High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE). In order to avoid any type of problematic symptoms, we shall conduct the process of acclimatization and various exercises to deal with the sickness.

Insurance required for joining Chhukung Island Peak Climbing Package

In accordance with the terms & conditions of Nepal Nomad for joining ChhukungIsland Peak climb includes that you must be fully insured with medical, emergency rescue evacuation including trip cancellation insurance covering 3000m to 6000m of elevation.

Responsible Travel in the Chhukung Island Climbing Trip

Travelers, the responsibility of protection while not altering the condition of the environment falls upon us. So, we suggest conducting responsible travel while applying caution and care in our environmental approach during the Chhukung Island Climbing Trip.

FAQs

The permits that are asked for in order to undertake the Chhukung Island Peak Climbing Adventure are; Sagarmatha National Permit, local government’s permit, Nepal Mountaineering Association Permit (NMA permit) the Trekker’s Information Management System (TIMS) card.

The team of Nepal Nomad shall be responsible for your safety during your time with us in the Chhukung Island Peak Journey and we shall make necessary arrangements to keep the journey free from any heavy risk while keeping up the spirit of the adventure. We shall carry necessary first-aid kits and keep in touch with emergency evacuation services.

Trust us, as long as you have Nepal Nomad to assist you in your journey, you have no reason to worry about your safety for the solo adventure in the Chhukung Island Summiting Journey.

In the region where we begin our adventure, only basic level of toilet facilities are available and that too need to be shared with other nomads. Likewise, in the off-beaten tracks, the facilities won’t be available like in the lodges or hotels, so we need to remain prepared for alternative methods of waste disposal.

The professional Chhukung Island Peak Climbing equipment are certainly accessible on rent but not the basic ones.

 

Given the uncertain climatic influence as well as challenging geographic formation in the higher Himalayan region, the establishment of regular communication service in the Chhukung Island Peak Climbing Trip shall be difficult.