Island Peak / Mt. Imja Tse

The trek and the climb of the Imja Tse takes one to the foothills of the mightiest of the mountains in the world. Enroute, traverse through rhododendron and pine forests, rivers, Sherpa villages and Buddhist Monasteries from temperate to snow line regions. The Himalayas are best seen on this trek as one traces the main route through the Khumbu region from the Sherpa town of Namche Bazaar. Trekkers get a close view of the world's greatest mountains, Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Thamserku, Tawache and others.

This is a moderately tough trek. To climb the Island Peak requires skill in rock climbing. This small scale Himalayan Climb demands full camping equipment's.

Features

Mountains: The Khumbu Himalaya Range: Everest, Lhotse, Thamserku, Ama Dablam, Nuptse, Tawatse, Kangtaiga, Pumo Ri, etc.
Rivers: Bhote Koshi and Dudh Koshi.
Ethnic Villages & Tribes: Mostly Sherpas and Tibetans in the villages like Namche Bazaar, Thyangboche, Chukhung, Debouche, Lukla, etc. with monasteries, chortens and Mani stones.
Forests: Rhododendron and Pine.
Landscapes: Varying from temperate valleys to snow clad mountains.

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 03: Kathmandu / Lukla / Phakding (2,652m). Trek duration: 3½ hrs. Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 04: Namche Bazaar (3,447m). Trek duration: 5½ hrs. Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 05: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar. Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 06: Thyangboche (3,863m). Trek duration: 5 - 5½ hrs. Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 07: Dingboche (4,350m). Trek duration: 5 hrs. Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 08: Chukhung. Trek duration: 4½ hrs. Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 09: Chukhung - Rest and acclimatization day. Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 10: Paresya Gyab (5,000m). Base Camp of Island Peak. Trek duration: 4 hrs. Dinner and Overnight at the Camp.
Day 11: Attack Camp (5,600m). Dinner and Overnight at the Camp.
Day 12: Island Peak (6,189m). Summit the Island Peak and return to the Base camp. Dinner and Overnight at the Camp.
Day 13: Extra day incase of Bad weather or other unforeseen contingencies. Dinner and Overnight at the Camp.
Day 14: Dingboche (4,350m). Trek duration: 6 - 6½ hrs. Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 15: Thyangboche (3,867m). Trek duration: 5 hrs. Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 16: Namche Bazaar. Trek duration: 6 hrs. Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 17: Phakding. Trek duration: 4 hrs. Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 18: Lukla. Trek duration: 3 hrs. Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 19: Lukla / Kathmandu flight. Flight duration: 45 min. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 20: Final departure.

Dhaulagiri Region

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