Island (Imja Tse) Peak (6,160m/20,205ft)
Area: Khumbu Himal in the Everest Area,
South-West Ridge [
Season: April-May & October-November
- Trek through the Sherpa Villages of Everest
- Trek up the Khumbu Glacier to Everest Base
Camp (5364 m).
- Climb Kala Patthar (5550 m) for views of Everest
and other peaks.
- Learn the finer points of Himalayan climbing
from trained Instructor.
- Climb Island Peak (6,160 m) with our experienced
DATES - 2004 & 2005:
Everest Base Camp Trek
+ 6-day Training and Climb of Island
06-Day Island Peak Climbing
Training and Climb of Island
27 Oct-01 November
starts and ends in Kathmandu, Nepal, with
flights to and from Lukla..
Participants should arrive Kathmandu
at least 2 days in advance.
Private customized treks are available
I T I
N E R A R Y:
Days 01-10: Fly Kathmandu to Lukla. Meet trek
Trek to Everest Base Camp and Kala Pattar. Lodges.
Day 11 (1): Trek to Chukhung. Meet
Afternoon briefing, equipment check, AMS lecture.
Day 12 (2): Acclimatization and instructional
Day 13 (3): Acclimatization and instructional
Day 14 (4): Trek to Island Peak Base Camp (5200m).
Day 15 (5): Summit day. Start at 2 a.m. Return
to Base Camp.
Day 16 (6): Extra day in case of bad weather.
End of climbing portion.
Trek to Namche and Lukla. Lodges.
Day 20: Fly Lukla to Kathmandu. End of Trek.
Trekking permits, National Park Entrance and climbing
Accommodation in lodges on the trek portion.
Tent and camping arrangements for climbing portion.
Trek guide, porter/s. All 3 meals a day.
Service of Instructor and Sherpa Guide for Island
Climbing equipment: ice axe, helmet, harness,
main rope, pitons, snow bars, etc.
Guide and porter insurance.
Sleeping bags (can be hired in Kathmandu),
Personal equipment: boots, crampons, clothing,
head lamp, backpack, etc.
Bottled/alcoholic drinks, tips and personal expenses,
Client insurance of any kind.
Contact us for further
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