Island Peak Climbing is famous after its name ISLAND PEAK or IMJA TSE according to its appearance as a set floating in the ocean of ice surrounding the Himalayan peaks. Island Peak Climbing was given the name by the team of Eric Shipton in 1953 for its appearance. This Island peak lies between Mt. Ama Dablam and Mt. Lhotse on the top of the Chhukung glacier. The Island Peak Climbing start with trekking towards the Everest Base Camp. The Island Peak Climbing is gaining its popularity among the novice climbers and the experienced trekkers. The Island Peak climbing offers the amazing spectacular view of the surrounding peaks of Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Lhotse Shar, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Nuptse, etc. It is one of the challenging treks to the trekkers who have moderate physical endurance.
Island Peak Climbing with Trekking Trail
Island Peak Climbing commences from the Airport at Lukla to Island peak with the same route to classical Everest Base Camp Trek trekking trail till Dingboche. We will check all the gear and pieces of equipment before starting our trek. The group leader is well-trained, well-experienced and capable of leading the trek and handling any kind of emergency situations or mishaps during the trek. Oxygen and medical first aid box to be re-checked. The rocky ridges and the steps lead to the summit of the Island peak at a height of 6189 meters. We will pass through the amazing glacial moraines (Imja and Lhotse), colorful monasteries with prayer flags and prayer inscribed stones, the forests full of rare floras and faunas and birds. The best times for Island peak climbing is during mid-March-May (Spring) and mid-September-November (Autumn) but the trek can be planed anytime of the year.
Island Peak climbing is an excellent expedition to the Island peaks and also a detour to the Everest Base Camp along with it. So there is an option to do the Island Peak Climbing only or together with the Everest Base Camp to experience the higher altitude. Kalapatthar is the best vantage point for the majestic views of the Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Ama Dablam, and surrounding peaks. This Island Peak Climbing gives a delightful adventurous trip to the trekkers with a wonderful lifetime memory. Trekking Trail Nepal has been arranging the trips to the Island Peak Climbing and serving the trekkers with full comfort and satisfaction with all the securities required.