Island Peak Trek with Everest Base Camp Trek - 15 Days

Island Peak Trek

Island Peak Trek with Everest Base Camp Trek is a 15 days trekking plus a peak climbing adventure in Nepal. The Island Peak is a wonderful peak at Everest above the superb Imja Valley. Also popular as Imja Tse; Island Peak is one of the popular trekking peaks in Nepal. Towering at 6187 meters above the sea level, the peak offers the greater views of the Himalayas as well.

The name of Island Peak was given by English Mountaineer Eric Shipton in 1953 as he thought it resembles an island in a sea of ice. Later in 1983 it has got its new name IMJA TSE. The peak was first ascended by Tenzing Norgay. The top of Island Peak offers the greater views of Lhotse Shar, Makalu, Baruntse and Ama Damblam.

The Island Peak Trek with Everest Base Camp trek is designed for the trekkers looking for an extra challenge during Everest Base Camp Trek. The Island Peak trek first takes you to the famous Everest Base Camp. Then to Kala Patthar for the greater views of the Himalayas. It then goes to Island Peak via the beautiful Chukhung Valley.  The best times to climb Island are March to May and September to November.

Island Peak Trek with Everest Base Camp Trek Highlights

  • Climbing of the of 33 climbing peaks in Nepal.
  • Trek to Everest Base Camp for the exciting adventure.
  • Hike to Kala Patthar for the greater views of Himalayas including Mount Everest.
  • Challenge your adventure spirit with a wonderful challenge of Island climbing.
  • Explore the local Sherpa villages.
  • Explore the local cultures, the living styles of Everest region.
  • Visit the Tengboche Monastery- the biggest Buddhist monastery in Everest.

Island Peak Trek with Everest Base Camp Trek Itinerary 

  • Day 01: Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2610m./4/5 hours trekking)
  • Day 02: Trek to Namche Bazar (3440m./6/7 hours trekking)
  • Day 03: Side trip to Everest view (3800m./2 hours’ hike), then rest at Namche Bazar.
  • Day 04: Trek to Tengboche (3870m./5/6 hours trekking)
  • Day 05: Trek to Dingboche (4400m./5/6 hours trekking)
  • Day 06: Side trip to Nagarjun Hills (5000m./2 hours’ hike) and rest.
  • Day 07: Trek to Lobuche (4910m./4/5 hours trekking)
  • Day 08: Trek to Everest Base Camp (5364m.) and back to Gorakshep (5160m./7/8 hours trekking)
  • Day 09: Hike to Kala Patthar (5545m./2 hours’ hike), then trek to Chukhung (4730m./3/4 hours trekking)
  • Day 10: Hike to Island Base Camp (5200m./4/5 hours trekking) and do ice climbing training.
  • Day 11: Summit Island(6187m.) and back to Chukhung (4730m./10/12 hours)
  • Day 12: Trek back to Tengboche (3870m./5/6 hours trekking)
  • Day 13: Trek back to Namche Bazar (3440m./4/5 hours trekking)
  • Day 14: Trek back to Lukla (2860m./5/6 hours trekking)
  • Day 15: Fly back to Kathmandu (30 minutes’ flight)

If you are looking for different peaks to climb in Everest, then go to our Mera Peak Trek page. If trekking and hiking is your preference, then go to any of the following Everest trekking packages.

  1. Trek to Everest Base Camp
  2. Everest Sunrise Trek
  3. Everest Base Camp via Gokyo Lakes Trek
  4. Three Passes to Everest Base Camp Trek

Please go to our Island Peak Trek 13 days if you need  a shorter version of Island Peak Climbing.If you need more customization on the given Island Peak Trek with Everest Base Camp Trek, then please contact our travel experts.

Day 1
Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2610m./4/5 hours trekking)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis

Day 2
Trek to Namche Bazar (3440m./6/7 hours trekking)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis

Day 3
Side trip to Everest view (3800m./2 hours' hike), then rest at Namche Bazar.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis

Day 4
Trek to Tengboche (3870m./5/6 hours trekking)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis

Day 5
Trek to Dingboche (4400m./5/6 hours trekking)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis

Day 6
Side trip to Nagarjun Hills (5000m./2 hours' hike) and rest.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis

Day 7
Trek to Lobuche (4910m./4/5 hours trekking)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis

Day 8
Trek to Everest Base Camp (5364m.) and back to Gorakshep (5160m./7/8 hours trekking)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis

Day 9
Hike to Kala Patthar (5545m./2 hours' hike), then trek to Chukhung (4730m./3/4 hours trekking)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis

Day 10
Hike to Island Base Camp (5200m./4/5 hours trekking) and do ice climbing training.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Accommodation: at a tented camp

Day 11
Summit Island(6187m.) and back to Chukhung (4730m./10/12 hours)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis

Day 12
Trek back to Tengboche (3870m./5/6 hours trekking)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis

Day 13
Trek back to Namche Bazar (3440m./4/5 hours trekking)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis

Day 14
Trek back to Lukla (2860m./5/6 hours trekking)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis

Day 15
Fly back to Kathmandu (30 minutes' flight)

Meals: Breakfast Included.

Accommodation: not included this day

Inclusion

  • Flight (Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu).
  • All the road transportation needed during the trip.
  • All the permits needed for the trek.
  • An experienced climbing and trekking guide with his all expenses
  • One porter per two trekkers and his all expenses.
  • Meals (15 breakfasts, 14 lunches and 14 dinners) during the trekking.
  • 13 nights' teahouse accommodation on twin/double sharing basis
  • 1-night accommodation at a tented camp
  • All the government taxes and the company service charges.

Exclusion

  • Travel insurance
  • Personal equipment.
  • Personal expenses (WIFI, hot shower, hot water, bar bills etc.)
  • Tipping
  • Anything does not mention in the inclusion list.

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