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Island Peak Climbing

Bodha Raj Bhandari Bodha Raj Bhandari
Posted On: September - 05
Offer Valid Till: 2010-12-31

Facts of Trip

Elevation: 6160m
Lat/Lon: 27.92°N, 86.93°E
Range: Himalaya, Everest
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: April, May, October, November
Convenient Center: Namche Bazar
Nearest major airport: Kathmandu
Duration: 20 Days
Mode of Trekking: Teahouse + Camping
Itinerary Detail of Island Peak Climbing

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Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport and then transfer to Hotel(1350m)

Day 02: Rest and prepare day for assignment.

Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla, which takes about 30 minutes, and then trek to Phakding (2652m, it takes about 4 hours)

Day 04: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440 m.) which takes about six hours.

Day 05 Namche Bazaar rest day for acclimatization, you may walk to Everest view Hotel (3800m approx 3 hrs) and then seen Everest range mountain, back to Namche. Visit Hilary and Sherpa museum

Day 06: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tyangboche (3850 m.) and it takes about five hours.

Day 07: Trek from Tyangboche to Dingboche (4350m.) which takes about four and a half hour to 5 hours.

Day 08: Rest at Dingboche for acclimatization.

Day 09: Trek from Dingboche (4350m.) to Chhukung (4730m.) which it takes about two and a half hour.

Day 10: Trek from Chhukung to Island Peak Base Camp (5087m) which it takes about three hours.

Day 11 – 12: Climb to Island Peak (6189m.)

Day 12: Trek from Island Peak Base Camp to Chhukung, which takes about three hours. Stay overnight at lodge in Chhukung.

Day 13: Trek from Chhukung to Pangboche (3985m

Day 14: Trek from Pangboche to Khumjung (3790m.) and it takes about six hours.

Day 15: Trek Khumjung to Monjo, which takes about five hours. All the way, you walk downwards. En route, you pass Namche Bazaar. Stay overnight at lodge in Monjo.

Day 16: Trek from Monjo to Lukla (2800m) and it takes about 3 hours. This last evening in the mountains is the ideal opportunity for a farewell party with our staff.

Day 17: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu , which takes about 35 minutes.

Day 18: Leisure day and shopping in Kathmandu .

Day 19: Full Day sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley (DurbarSquare, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath & Pashupatinath) and Nepalese cultural program with farewell dinner in the evening.

Day 20: Final Departure or alternatively Join other activities.Your text to link...

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