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Island Peak Climbing (expedition – 6,189m) in the Everest region is among very famous mountaineering expeditions in Nepal. Although Nepal is home to 8 out of 14 highest peaks in the world going over 8,000 meters, numerous other mountains in the Himalayan region draw a large number of climbers every use climbing them is equally demanding, and similarly adventurous. Just like the legendary 8-thousand, these lesser mountains give a good test to the skills and awareness of the Mountaineers. Island Peak is one of them, and this peak climb is also excellent for the practice of mountaineering skills and acclimatization as a prelude to an Everest expedition.
Our itinerary for Island Peak expedition does not just take you to the top of this mountain from where you will enjoy a heavenly panorama of Himalayan peaks and other sceneries; it also helps you collect the intimate experience of the Sherpas, their culture, and lifestyle. Khumbu region is also familiar as the Everest region. It is the original settlement of Sherpas in Nepal; who have now earned a worldwide reputation as the most hospitable people and the most reliable climbing guides. Our 19-day itinerary comes with the combined riches of climbing and trekking. And you also get to know about Everest Sherpa lifestyle.
We will start the Island Peak Climbing with Everest Base Camp Trek with a short flight through a very charming aerial mountain route to Lukla. Then head towards Island Peak in the way towards Everest as far as Everest Base Camp. We have also set aside days for acclimatization. Once we reach the Island Peak Base Camp, it is possible to stand atop the summit in about two days. While some set up a high camp and proceed towards the summit, others spend two nights at the base camp and reach the summit in a single attempt. Depending on weather condition and other factors, your guide will choose the best alternative for you.
Outdoor Himalayan Treks is one of the leading companies in the tourism sector of Nepal. Founded by professionals with long experience in adventure and community-based tourism, the company dedicates to delivering high-quality service to its clients. We offer packages for adventurous activities such as trekking, mountaineering, jungle safari, rafting, and others. Our unique treks and tours are designed to give you a more in-depth insight into Nepal and Nepalese people.
When you travel in our companionship, you will not miss anything. Moreover, it will have a worthwhile vacation in Nepal, a unique holiday destination in South Asia. From trekkers to adventure seekers, nature lovers to cultural researchers, mountaineers to jungle hikers, Nepal offers an excellent choice for seekers of fun, recreation, research, or refreshment. Housing the immense natural diversity ranging from tropical lowlands in the south to Mt. Everest in the north, similarly incredible diversity of culture, ethnicity, ecology, and hugely hospitable people, she has invariably allured everyone from across the world.
So contact us and make a wise decision for your leisure. With our team consisting of thirty-plus staff, we have established ourselves as a leading trekking and travel company of Nepal. In nearly eight years of our service, we have paid utmost attention in serving all our guests in a friendly way with particular attention to their personalized needs; and maintaining our professionalism. Our team of friendly, and dedicated professionals, trained and certified by the government and professional agencies, will make you feel really at home.
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