Climbing Island Peak 2020/2021

Island Peak, also known as Imja Tse, is a magnificent peak in the Himalayan range of eastern Nepal. Standing at a staggering height of 6,189 m /20,305 ft from sea level, this mountain is the starting point of the Imja River. Climbers on their way to Island peak Himalaya mountain range view from the top ...

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Island Peak Climb with Everest Base Camp Trek

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Just complete the Everest Base Camp Trekking! Unfortunately didnt make it with Island Peak die to ba ...
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  • Operator Unique Adventure International Pvt Ltd Active 1 hour ago Premier This operator is consistently delivering tours which receive customer ratings above 4.5 on average.
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  • Age Range5+ years old
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Island Peak Climb from Chhukung (Group Tour)

of 6 reviews
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This is an excellent trip for fit, aspiring mountaineers. It offers scrambling, glacier travel, asc ...
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  • Operator Unique Adventure International Pvt Ltd Active 1 hour ago Premier This operator is consistently delivering tours which receive customer ratings above 4.5 on average.
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  • Age Range16+ years old
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Everest Base Camp with Island Peak

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Trip of a lifetime, possibly the best thing Ive ever done. Photos of the trip on insta: fevandy
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  • Operator Ace the Himalaya Premier This operator is consistently delivering tours which receive customer ratings above 4.5 on average.
  • Activities Trekking & Climbing
  • Accommodation Hotel, Guest House, Tent & Camping
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  • Age Range12+ years old
days19 From US$ 1,599 View Tour
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  • Sep 24
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Island Peak Climbing + Everest 3 High Passes Trek

of 5 reviews
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Each day was better than the previous with great scenery. Danu, my guide, was very organized and did ...
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  • Operator Friends Adventure Team Pvt. Ltd
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  • Age Range18+ years old
days21 From US$ 2,140 View Tour
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  • Sep 25
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Island Peak Climbing Trek

of 13 reviews
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Everest BaseCamp, Kala Patthar and Island Peak, and the whole trip was s success. I did have good tr ...
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  • Operator Nepal Guide Treks & Expedition Premier This operator is consistently delivering tours which receive customer ratings above 4.5 on average.
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Mera Island & Lobuche: Three Peak Climb

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This was a top notch company and the climbing was great. The guide was completely safe and with high ...
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  • Operator Nepal Guide Treks & Expedition Premier This operator is consistently delivering tours which receive customer ratings above 4.5 on average.
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Everest Base camp trek with Island Peak climbing

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I had a wonderful time trekking to the Everest Base Camp with Nepal Eco. Chhatra was very enthusiast ...
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  • Operator Nepal Eco Adventure Pvt Ltd Active 13 minutes ago Premier This operator is consistently delivering tours which receive customer ratings above 4.5 on average.
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  • Age Range5+ years old
days17 From US$ 2,030 View Tour
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Island Peak Climbing from Chhukung

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3 day climbing tour visiting Chukhung and Island Peak Base Camp in Nepal. Read More
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  • Operator Green Valley Nepal Treks Pvt Ltd Premier This operator is consistently delivering tours which receive customer ratings above 4.5 on average.
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  • Age Range10+ years old
days03 From US$ 950 View Tour
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  • Sep 25
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Island Peak Climbing with Everest Base Camp and Gokyo

of 5 reviews
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Both trips that my familia and I took with this company were Incredibly Wonderful! The attention rec ...
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  • Operator Buddha Treks and Expedition Active 13 hours ago Premier This operator is consistently delivering tours which receive customer ratings above 4.5 on average.
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days23 From US$ 2,195 View Tour
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Island Peak Climbing With Everest Base Camp Trek

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The Island Peak Climbing and Everest base camp trekking adventure organized by Icicles was everythin ...
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  • Operator Icicles Adventure Treks and Tours Pvt Ltd Premier This operator is consistently delivering tours which receive customer ratings above 4.5 on average.
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  • Age Range15+ years old
days16 From US$ 1,990 View Tour
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  • Sep 24
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Island Peak Climbing From Chhukung

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4 day climbing trip visiting Chukhung and Island Peak Base Camp in Nepal. Read More
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  • Operator Nepal Climbing Adventure Pvt. Ltd. Premier This operator is consistently delivering tours which receive customer ratings above 4.5 on average.
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  • Age Range16+ years old
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Island Peak With Everest Base Camp

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17 day climbing trip through Phakding, Namche Bazar, Tengboche and 10 other destinations in Nepal. Read More
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  • Operator Exciting Nepal Treks and Expedition Premier This operator is consistently delivering tours which receive customer ratings above 4.5 on average.
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  • Sep 24
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Mera & Island Peak via Amphu Labsta

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A trip of a life time and love it! The trek had challenged me physically and mentally. The views wer ...
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  • Operator World Expeditions Premier This operator is consistently delivering tours which receive customer ratings above 4.5 on average.
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Everest Base Camp & Island Peak Climb

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An amazing part of the world. You wont be disappointed if you are well prepared and organised.
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Island Peak Reviews

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Based on 79 customer reviews
Amazing trip of a lifetime Reviewed Tour: Everest Base Camp & Island Peak Climb
5 - Excellent
  • Richard Reynolds
  • From Australia
“An amazing part of the world. You wont be disappointed if you are well prepared and organised.”
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Excellent Reviewed Tour: Mera & Island Peak via Amphu Labsta
5 - Excellent
  • Anonymous
“Balram was an excellent leader and I commend him and his team of climbing sherpas and porters for their efforts. Balram's decision-making ended up being 'spot on' in trying conditions (snow and blizzards) for our successful climbs and crossing.”
EBC+Kalapatthar+Island Peak, awesome experience with Nepal Guide Treks&Expedition Reviewed Tour: Island Peak Climbing Trek
5 - Excellent
  • Heidi Smolander
  • From Finland
“Everest BaseCamp, Kala Patthar and Island Peak, and the whole trip was s success. I did have good trekking guide, who told a lot about the nature and people of Nepal and he was checking all the time that I was feeling good and everything was fine. My porter was strong and always smiling, and we did have good times at mountains. Weather was good, and we sucessfully climbed Island Peak (6189m) with my climbing guide, who made me feel that I was safe all the time. Huge thanks to Nepal Guide Treks&Expedition, Mr. Prakash the Team Leader/Boss, Mr. Pradip my trekking guide, Mr. Umesh my Porter And Mr. Da Kipa my climbing guide.”
The tour operator responded
“Dear Russell Peacock,
Thank you so much for your valuable Review.
We are pleased to know that MR Dakipa and Team made their best for to make your successful Everest Base Camp, Kala Patthar and Island Peak Climbing.
If we get more opportunity in future, We do our best to make your more adventure and more success trip in Nepal.

Thank you so much for giving us an opportunity to serve you our best.

With Good Wishes,
Prakash C Devkota”

Island Peak Climbing - Overview

Island Peak, also known as Imja Tse, is a magnificent peak in the Himalayan range of eastern Nepal. Standing at a staggering height of 6,189 m /20,305 ft from sea level, this mountain is the starting point of the Imja River.

Climbers on their way to Island peak
Himalaya mountain range view from the top of Kongma la pass
Himalayan range view from Island peak
A climber on the top of Island Peak

The Island Peak is a great first expedition for beginner mountaineers. The climb is mostly non-technical, yet fairly challenging – perfect for mountaineering enthusiasts who are just starting their Himalayan adventure. The “Island Peak” was named so in 1951 by the famous explorer Eric Shipton, because the peak seems to rise from a sea of ice. First climbed in 1956, the peak was a training exercise for the team that eventually climbed the Everest and the Lhotse.

The Island peak trek includes a journey to the beautiful Khumbu valley and an acclimatization hike through the Everest Base Camp. From the high vantage point of Kata Pattar, you can enjoy unrivaled views of the nearby Himalayan giants including the Everest.

During the trek, you’ll also travel through the challenging Kongma La pass, which leads to the Imja valley. Although you’ll stay in comfortable lodges for most of the trek, you’ll have to set up tented base camps before the actual climb.

The ascent to the peak features plenty of glaciers, moderate snow and a lot of ice climbing. Although it is mostly a non-technical climb, you’ll need some basic snow climbing skills to get to the peak. Once on the summit, you’ll get a breathtaking view of the nearby Lhotse, Everest, and other Himalayan peaks. One thing is for sure: the climb to the peak is extremely satisfying and absolutely worth the effort.

Island Peak - Quick Climbing Facts
Climb Difficulty: Little Difficult - Require no technical expertise.
Climb Duration: 24 Days
Max Altitude: 6189 Meters
Accommodation: Guesthouses / Lodges
Best Season: Mar-May, Oct-Nov
Transport To/From Climb: Flight to Lukla and back to Kathmandu

Island Peak - Itinerary

Island Peak Climb

The duration will be approx. 16-24 days, pending from when the companies count the starting point, and whether they include sightseeing in Kathmandu as part of the climbing package or not.

The trip will start in Kathmandu from where a flight is taken to Lukla, the airport that gives access to the entire Solu Khumbu and Everest region.

The first 8-10 days will be spent trekking on the famous Everest Base Camp trail. You’ll start trekking from Lukla at an altitude of 2,800 m and reach Island Peak Base Camp at an altitude of 5,200 m from where the climb of Island peak will start, ultimately reaching the top at 6,189 m.

After summiting the peak you will return back to Lukla and fly back to Kathmandu, where the trip will end. For exact itineraries please see the day-by-day itinerary available under each trip.