Nepal is known as the Himalayan Country in the World, with the home to eight of the 14 Highest Mountains in the world, Nepal is the best terminus for Mountaineering devotees. You are knowledgeable climber or amateur trekkers, Nepal offers a wide range of Trekking and Climbing adventure. Peak climbing in Nepal gives you the involvement of both trekking and mountaineering. Among many Peak Climb, Island peak Climb (ceremoniously) well-known as Imja Tse is one of the most prevalent trekking peaks in Nepal. The regal peak stands at a towering 6189 meters and offers unrivaled views of Ama Dablam and Lhotse. Protruding from an uneven sea of ice and snow-clad peaks, Island Peak is a must for any adventure lover visiting the Everest region. This awesome package combines a visit to Everest Base Camp (5364m) as well, uniting one of the most fabled mountaineering spots in the world with a thrilling climbing expedition. Island Peak is not as high as other climbing peaks in the country, but it is a bit more theoretically challenging than most. However, with suitable training, which we happily provide, you will successfully summit this spectacular peak. Have the adventure of a generation with us and summit Island Peak soon!
This trekking trip trail takes you all the way over the same usual route of Everest region trekking till your arrive the Chhukung valley. Moreover you can fly with our 45 minutes of mountain flight from Katmandu to Lukla or drive to Jiri 184 km which will take about 7 hours which lies Eastward of Katmandu valley. Our trek starts from Lukla, and transitory through the spaces like Namche Bazaar, Tengboche, Dingboche, Chhukung, Imja Glacier we approach the Base camp of Imja Tse or Island peak. From Chhukung we endure our trek in a general easterly direction to the site of your base camp (5,087m.) passing the debris of the Lhotse glacier to the snout of the Imja glacier where it branches to the east and sarongs around the base of Island Peak. We shot our main camp at an advert known as Pareshaya Gyab at 5,087m. Three days are set sidewise for the ascension of Imja Tse and shadow the same route hind to Katmandu. The trekking trail also offers some of world famous monasteries at the highest altitude and an occasion to experience the typical Tibetan culture as it takes you to the border of Tibet.
If you take one-way flight to Lukla, the whole trip will protection within 23 days and 16 days is sufficient if both way trips are taken. The months of April to May in the spring and October to November in autumn is considered as the best seasons to summit the high peak of Imja Tse. During the peak climbing expedition, you will not only be sacred with the views, you will also be blessed with the culture and ancient times of the region. All sideways the way, you will be able to relish the Sherpa culture and tradition. Also, explore one of the first-born Monasteries of the region, the Tengboche Monastery.
Himalaya Friendly Treks has always been keen about safety on the journey. We have prepared Trekking Equipment List which the trekkers will need during their trek in Nepal. The following list should help you with your packing. Generally, you should always try to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum. The weight of your trek bag while trekking should be no more than 15 KG.
Footwear: Trekking boots, trekking socks, and sandals.
Clothing: Down jacket, waterproof jacket, and trousers, trekking trousers, long sleeve shirts, microfleece, mid to heavyweight fleece, sleeveless or body warmer type fleece, thermals or base layer for top & bottom (merino wool or synthetic), fleece pants,
Handwear: fleece gloves, warms mittens and/or gloves.
Headwear: Sun hat, wool or fleece hat, scarf, head torch and extra batteries for incase, and sunglasses.
Personal Equipment: Day backpack large enough to carry water bottles, camera, lunch and extra clothing, stuff sacks for keeping your gear dry and organized, two water bottles (Nalgene wide-mouth bottles are the best), sunscreen and lip salve with a high SPF, insect repellent, water purification tablets (Pristine, Box Aqua or Aqua Mira), iPod and cards etc., trekking poles, camera with spare batteries and memory cards, insurance certificate.
Personal first aid kit: Small personal first-aid kit. (Simple and light), Aspirin, first-aid tape, plasters (Band-Aids), 1 skin-blister repair kit Anti-diarrhea pills, Anti-headache pills, Cough and/or cold medicine, Anti-altitude sickness pills: Diamox or Acetylzolamide, Stomach antibiotic: Ciprofloxacin, etc. Do not bring sleeping pills as they are a respiratory depressant, Water purification tablets or water filter, 1 set of earplugs, Extra pair of prescription glasses and contact lens supplies.
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