Island Peak Climbing From Chhukung - 3 Days

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Island Peak Climbing From Chhukung
At a Glance
  • Duration3 Days
  • Difficulty Level Heart-pumping
  • Max Altitude 6268 M
  • Group Size UP to 10 Pax
  • Starts Chhukung
  • Ends Chhukung
Highlights
  • Get a lifetime experience of climbing Island Peak, the most intriguing trekking peak.
  • Witness the close-up views of Mt.Manaslu, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, and several other snowcapped peaks.
  • Stand at the summit of Island Peak.
  • Surround yourself with the giant, majestic peaks all around.
  • Fulfill your dream of climbing a peak above 6,000 m.

Relish in the wilderness of the Khumbu region and get a miraculous lifetime experience through this ultimate adventure to Island Peak, one of the most intriguing and challenging trekking peaks all over the world. The Island Peak (6160 m), popularly known as Imja Tse Peak, offers flabbergasting close-up views of Mt.Manaslu, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, and many other snowcapped pinnacles, together with the mesmerizing, glaring Khumbu region. Summit Island peaks and leaves awestruck with the surrounding natural wonders are to be unbelievable and indescribable. 

The frantic trip will enthrall you as it officially commences from Chhukung, leads you to the small settlements, and follows the trails through the moraine of the massive Lhotse Glacier. Cross the Imja Tse river valley with a steep climb followed by a comfortable walk through the river. All the way to the Island Base Camp, the rewarding views of the Himalayas will amaze you and give power to summit the peak. Get trained for peak climbing using ice axes and ropes as well as walking on the surface of blue, icy, marvelous glaciers at the base camp before climbing Island Peak. Climb Island Peak and surround yourself with the magnificent views of Mt. Nuptse (7879m), Mt. Lhotse (8501m), Mt. Amadablam (6856m), Mt. Cho Polu (6734m), Mt. Makalu (8475m), Mt. Baruntse (7720 m), and Lhotse Shar (8383m).  The experience of embracing the galvanizing terminus with the overwhelming sights of the highest mountain is worthwhile, and it's a journey to commemorate for a lifetime. In addition, the best season for climbing island peaks is during the months of March to May and October to November.

3 Days Island Peak climbing from Chhukung fulfills the dream of every dilettante and serious climber who has been striving for the rouse of adventure in a limited time period. Join Himalayan Recreation to get an exhilarating experience in the midst of the Himalayas. Considering your time and comfort, we have designed this itinerary, and we are focusing to satisfy our valuable guests by providing the best quality services.

Itinerary

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  • Max Altitude:4750m
  • Accommodation:Tea House Lodge
  • Meals:Dinner
  • Max Altitude:5200m
  • Time:5-6 hours
  • Accommodation:Tented Camp
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch And Dinner

Start your adventure as you get picked up by one of our company representatives from Chhukung. The steep trail ascends to the south and takes a twist at the Lhotse glacier. Walk alongside the riverbed and continue on a huge rock and zigzag route. Pass the moraine of Imja and the Lhotse glacier and get a beautiful view of the Nuptse-Lhotse wall. Later, you will be at the base camp of Island Peak. Set up the tent, and you can take a rest for a while. Once the camp is ready, make arrangements for your climbing equipment and prepare yourself for the next day. Overnight at base camp  

  • Max Altitude:4750m
  • Time:9-12 hours
  • Accommodation:Tea House Lodge
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch And Dinner

To avoid strong winds, begin the climb to reach the summit early in the morning. Ascending from the base camp through many rock culverts, followed by a walk along the ridgeline that leads to the muzzle of the glacier. With the support of rope, now you can climb to the top which is completely filled with snow and ice. As you reach the top point, the breathtaking views of Mt. Nuptse (7879m), Mt. Lhotse (8501m), Mt. Amadablam (6856m), Mt. Cho Polu (6734m), Mt. Makalu (8475m), Mt. Baruntse (7720 m), and Lhotse Shar (8383m) can be witnessed. Capture memories and enjoy a beautiful moment of your life in the wilderness of the Khumbu region to be cherished forever. After spending enough time at the top peak, you will be heading back to Chhukung.

Cost Details

Cost Includes
  • Tented accommodation during the climb
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trip
  • climbing guide (leader)
  • Supportive staff and Porters
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, domestic airfare, food and accommodation
  • Himalayan Recreation’s trekking bag/duffel bag, T-shirt
  • All necessary paperwork, Island Peak climbing permit
  • Good quality tents and kitchen utensils for camping Group mountaineering (climbing) equipments
  • Medical kit (carried by your guide)
  • All government and local taxes
Cost Excludes
  • Personal climbing equipment Personal climbing guide if requested
  • Tips for guides and porters
  • Services not listed in the ‘What Is Included’ section

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Starts:Thursday Mar 14, 2024
Ends:Saturday Mar 16, 2024
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