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Everest Base Camp- Island Peak Climbing

Everest Base Camp- Island Peak ClimbingEverest base camp and island peak climbing is popular activities in adventure travelers. It is situated in Everest region eastern part of Nepal. This trip combines world highest mountain trekking and famous climbing island peak. It is provide unique experience yours short time. We make island peak climbing with Everest base camp truly unforgettable.

Climb island peak with Everest base camp trekking has became centre attraction for adventure travels with world highest mountain, Excellent sunrise view Kalapather, friendly Sherpa village, Khumbu glaciers and icefalls, alpine forest and wild animals, from top of island peak amazing snow- covered mountain view. Sir Edmund Hillary and Tensing Norgay had made successful ascend of this the highest peak of the world.

The key factors that have contribute our successful island peak climbing and Everest base camp trekking record. Glacier Adventure Company learned never to rush trekking and climbing to high altitude in the high Himalayas. We have decade of experience and carefully design itinerary for fitness and acclimatize safely. This combine trip is the perfect for energetic and physically fit.


Trip Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing

Day 03: Kathmandu to Phakding (2650m)

Day 04: Phakding to Namche(3450m)

Day 05: Namche Acclimatization day!

Day 06: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche(3870m)

Day 07: Tengboche to Pheriche(4245m)

Day 08: Pheriche to Lobuche(4910m)

Day 09: Lobuche to Gorekshep(5180m) (Everest base camp)

Day 10: Gorekshep to Kalapather(5555m) to Dingboche(4260)

Day 11: Dingboche to Chukung(4730)

Day 12: Chukung to Island Base camp(5200m)

Day 13: Base camp to High camp (5600m)

Day 14: High camp to Summit (6189m) to Chukung(4730m)

Day 15: Climbing period

Day 16: Chukung to Tengboche(3870m)

Day 17: Tengboche to Namche(3450m)

Day 18: Namche to Lukla(2850m)

Day 19: Lukla to Kathmandu

Day 20: Leisure day in kathmandu

Day 21: Departure day

Trip Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Upon your arrival in kathmandu, our airport representatives welcome you and transfer you to the hotel. You will have time to have a complete rest in the evening, you will have welcome dinner at a traditional restaurant and you spend a night in hotel.

Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing You will have sightseeing tour around Kathmandu valley such as Pashupati temple, Boudhanath, Swayambhu and Kathmandu durbar square among others. Then, in the afternoon, you will make overall preparation of the climbing, you will meet your climbing leader and team members and spend your night in hotel.

Day 03: Kathmandu to Phakding (2650m) On this day, you will have nearly 40 minute flight to Lukla (2850m). The trail follow bank of dudh koshi.You cross chaurikharka, Thado koshi, ghat. Today you will see kusum kangaroo himal.4 hours easy walking. Over night hotel.

Day 04: Phakding to Namche(3450m) The trail follows to the bank of dudh koshi river, pine forest, cross long suspension bridge and finally reach at Namche Bazar. Along the way, you will see the picturesque scenes of mountains lying around including Mt. Everest and stay a night at Namche.

Day 05 Namche Acclimatization day! Today, you will have time for is rest at Namche bazaar and acclimatize in order to get ready to ascend up to the high altitude. On the day you will have hike up to sangboche airport , everest view hotel Khumjung village, enjoy with the blend of traditional customs of Sherpa indigenous peoples, have magnificent views of Mt. Everest and spend a night at Namchhe bazaar.

Day 06 Namche Bazaar to Tengboche(3870m) Today, you will continue your journey via Sanasa, finally reach at Tengboche and spend a night there. Tengboche is famous for the biggest monastery situated at the highest place, from where you can have magnificent views of snow-capped mountains including Mt. Everest, Lotse, Nuptse, Amadablam, Themserku among other.

Day 07: Tengboche to Pheriche(4245m) Today is short day and normal up and down.It's takes 4 to 5 hours.you cross Deboche, Pongboche, Somare, Orso.Yo can see Mt. everest, Mt.amadablam, Themserku, Twache, Khangboche………………..etc.Evening time you can visit HRA Hospital. Over night hotel.

Day 08: Pheriche to Lobuche(4910m) Today the trail ascend.You cross dhukla and Memorial place.On the way you can see pumori himal.Taday takes 4 to 5 hours.lobuche is business area.you can see few lodges. Over night hotel.

Day 09: Lobuche to Gorekshep(5180m) (Everest base camp) You will start early in the morning.You will cross rockey mountain and glacier. Today is finally to reach Everest base camp. over night hotel.

Day 10: Gorekshep to Kalapather(5555m) to Dingboche(4260) Today,final day to reach up to kalapather for sunrise.This is highest point in this trip.You can see good view from there. Kalapather means black rock.You will back to hotel eat b/f then start back to Dingboche. It's takes 5 to 6 hours.

Day 11: Dingboche to Chukung(4730) Today is short day.You walk 3 hours then reach in chukung. Chukung is hidden valley near the island peak.You will have a full day rest and evening time your clmbing guide check all your climbing all gear.

Day 12: Chukung to Island Base camp(5200m) On this day, you will have a short day trek only about 3 to 4 hours walk then you reach base camp. Your climbing guide will teach you climbing idea and you spend overnight in tent.

Day 13: Base camp to High camp (5600m) On this day, the trail ascends up and you will climb some 400 m from there you can have a see the view of Imja lake and mountain view and you spend a night high camp.

Day 14: High camp to Summit (6189m) to Chukung(4730m) On this day, is important day in your trip. You start early in the morning. It will take several hours to reach top of island peak. Your guide will fix the rope to reach on the top. When you reach on the top then, you will return back to Chukung and spend a night in hotel.

Day 15: Climbing period Incase of bad weather.

Day 16: Chukung to Tengboche(3870m) On this day,, you will have a short trek only about 4 to 5 hours and you will reach to Tengboche and have mountain views and you spend a night at tengboche.

Day 17: Tengboche to Namche(3450m) On this day, again you will have short trek. You will cross Rhododren forest, sherpa village and reach to the Namchhe Bazaar, where you will have time to check net spend night there.

Day 18: Namche to Lukla(2850m) After taking breakfast, you will be back same way to Lukla and confirm your flight to Kathmandu and visit around and spend a night at Lukla.

Day 19: Lukla to Kathmandu Early in the morning, you will have a flight to Kathmandu then the guide will transfer you to the hotel. You will have time to take rest and relax.

Day 20: Leisure day in kathmandu On this day also you will have spare day in case of bad weather in Lukla. You go for shopping.

Day 21: Departure day We will be dropped to the international airport for your departure flight to your onwards destination

Note: This is only the tentative itinerary, we can modify or arrange as per your time and requirements.

Cost Details

Price Includes

  1. Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private car / van / bus.
  2. Standard twin sharing accommodation in two/three star hotel in Kathmandu breakfast included. (4 nights)
  3. Wel-come and fair well dinner.
  4. All accommodation and meals during the trek & Climbing.
  5. A full day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley including tour guide and Entrance fees
  6. Government licensed experienced English speaking trekking/climbing Guide. During the trek & Climbing.
  7. The required number of local staff and Porters to carry your luggage during the trek.
  8. Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine for all staff.
  9. Sagarmatha national Park permits/Island peak Permit fees/ Garbage Deposit Fee.
  10. General Climbing equipment such as rope, Ice Screw, Snow Bar etc.
  11. Down Jacket and sleeping bag (which needs to be returned after the trek.)
  12. Free duffle Bag/T- shirt/trekking map
  13. Surface transfer from and to Kathmandu
  14. Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu/ airport tax
  15. All our government taxes.
  16. Official expense.
Please Note:s
-If you need extra accommodation in Kathmandu .You have to pay.

Price Excludes

  1. Your travel and rescue insurance
  2. International airfare and airport departure tax.
  3. Nepal entry visa, you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu.
  4. Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)
  5. Personal trekking Equipment.
  6. Tips for staff.
  7. Others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes.
  8. Excess baggage charges
  9. Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara(and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  10. Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain(due to any reason) than the scheduled.

Fixed Departure Dates

We will easily organize this trip on the dates requested by you. Please contact us for your customized departure date


Trip Facts

Trip Grade: Mountaineering
Activities: Hiking & Trekking, Sightseeing, Climbing
Accommodation: Lodge and tent
Meals: Breakfast in Kathmandu/ All the meals during trekking/ Climbing
Trip Duration: 21 Days
Destination: Island Peak Summit
Max. Altitude: 6189m (Summit of Island peak)
Group Size: Minimum 1
Best Season: March, April, May, September, October, November
Start/End: Kathmandu
Daily walking Hour: 5 to 7 hours
Transportation: Car/Van/Plane
Trip Price: USD 2500

Trip Photo Gallery

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