Detailed with the astonishing Himalayan Scenery and the best acclimatization, Island Peak is unquestionably on of the well planned route designed that stirs the emotions to hike up to the Island Peak via the Everest Base Camp trail on a high. Island Peak climbing with an altitude of the 6189m/20,305ft is surely the highest trekking peak in Nepal which imposes a fine agreement of the technical implications. One gets the adrenaline pumping on a top physical gear, before we assort the feast of the steep snow fall, exposed with the mountain crest, fixed ropes for an interesting climax.
With the jaw dropping majestic mountain vistas, Island Peak climbing expedition is the discovery of the snow- filled mesmerizing peaks.
Before the trek takes off to the spectacular Dingboche via the Sherpa capital of the bustling and hustling Namche Bazaar, the flight starts with the astounding city, the capital of Nepal Kathmandu, then from there to the Hillary’s airstrip at the Lukla. As we reach to the heart of Sherpa villages we are assisted with the acclimatization and then take a trip there, get to know the place and people as we spend our two blissful nights here. For the journey like this, as we get adjusted here in a place then there is the less chances of the altitude illness. It is a league on its own for the two week trek as this is the world class hike. It starts with an early morning climb of the Kala Pathaar and then offers an optimum acclimatization or change in the hike up to the Everest Base Camp. We are rewarded with a momentous panoramic sight of the Himalayan giants ranging from the 7000 to 8000m with every twist and turn.
One of the most renowned peaks of 6000m is the Island peak which is graded Alpine 2B which requires the appropriate mountaineering experience. Before climbing a lower mountain Pokalde and then heading on to the Island Peak trek, on this 3 week trip one should acclimatize gradually while trekking. One will have a benefit for the climb of utilizing the high camp with an altitude of the 5600m and to get more flexibility for the summit trek. The trek starts with the rocky gully scrambled up to the crest where we put the crampons and the rope for trekking to the south crest. The route can be crevassed in the placed and the glacier is easy angled. To arrive on the airy summit crest, the bergschrund with 100m of ice and snow as well as the steep is at the 45 degree to be climbed. You can relish the mesmerizing sight of the Makalu’s west face, Lhotse south face, Baruntse north face and Ama Dablam’ north ridge. You can track and head back to the primary Everest Trail to Lukla after the ascent of the Island Peak and then take a flight back to the Kathmandu where you will be welcomed with soft bed as you spend 2 blissful nights here and head back home.
Our skilled guide and porter will accompany you throughout the trek and supervise you with additional care. We will provide you with the finest guesthouse and accessible healthy food. Make a way with thefusion of beautiful dense rhododendron forest and climb up through an erratic path with your travel partner-Nepal Nomad Team.You will be assured with an incredible experience with us that you willnever forget. Don’t be a stranger!Contact Us at Nepal Nomad. We can give you Island Peak climbing itineraries that will be suitable according to your time for the listed peaks or any other peaks that may excite. We will be replying within 24 hours of your inquiry. We as a Team of Nepal Nomad promise you that you will have an amazing journey while we go through the paths and hardships.