Bookmundi
Book Now

Island Peak Climbing + Everest 3 High Passes Trek

From US$ 2,140 per person
Based on 2 Reviews
  • Free Cancellation
  • No booking or credit card fees
  • E-ticket/Mobile voucher
highlights
  • View landscapes including the Himalayan panorama that gradually come closer
  • Experience authentic Sherpa culture in the mountainous villages
  • See highland monasteries and the sacred Mani Walls engraved with Buddhist prayers
  • Enjoy the exceptional floral and faunal biodiversity of Sagarmatha National Park
This Island Peak Climbing and 3 Passes trek package is the ultimate and complete trekking and climbing experience in the Everest region.!. It combines two very popular packages into one: The Everest 3-passes Trek and Island Peak Climb.

In this combined package, you traverse the entire Everest region. This tour is perfect for ambitious trekkers who want to cross high altitude passes and also summit a Himalayan peak. Although peak-climbing is involved, this tour does not require technical climbing skills, you just have to be fit and healthy.

To get to Island peak, you walk up the Dudh Koshi Valley from Lukla, walking through Namche and Tengboche, then to Kala Patthar and finally reach Everest Base Camp. From here, you will get extremely close-up views of Mt. Everest and a get to enjoy mesmerizing sunrise views over the snow-capped peaks on top of the Khumbu Glacier. Then, we descend to Chhukung and get ready for the challenging Island Peak climb. This trekking peak is suitable for all and no previous mountaineering experience is needed.

The ascent to Island peak features plenty of glaciers, moderate snow and some ice climbing. Although it is mostly a non-technical climb, you’ll need some basic snow climbing skills to get to the peak, which we will teach you. Once on the summit, you’ll get a breathtaking view of the nearby Lhotse, Everest, and other Himalayan peaks.

The 3-passes trek, which this tour also includes, takes you across the three high mountain passes of Kongma La (5,540 m), Cho La (5,335 m) and Renjo La (5,400 m). The Kongma La pass leads us to the Imja valley.

This Island Peak Climbing and Everest 3 High Passes tour links with the four distinct valleys of Bhotekoshi, Gokyo, Khumbu and Imja tse in the Everest region. It is an unforgettable trekking and climbing experience in Nepal. We look forward to take you on this journey of a lifetime.
customer reviews
5.0 - Excellent Based on 2 reviews
The challenge is worth the Reward!!!
Christopher Comes From USA At
5 - Excellent
“This trip will challenge you in so many ways but the rewards are worth it. In my opinion, this is the perfect trip because you still get a taste of the regular EBC route along with the comforts that are on that route, but you also branch off and get to experience a much less beaten path within Nepal. The passes also do a great job of preparing you for the ultimate challenge....Island Peak. As for Island Peak, I promise you'll look back on the experience and think, "wow...I really did that". Having seen the three pass route and parts of the regular EBC route, I recommend this trip for anyone wanting a more remote and challenging experience, helping to prepare for a 6000m summit.”
STUNNING TREKKING EXPERIENCE
Anthony Gallo From Australia At
5 - Excellent
“This Trek was difficult, but very rewarding. Our guide Venn was always happy and willing to give advice and encouragement whenever needed. He was always on standby for anything we requested, and was happy to do so. The Porters are amazing, and deserve huge credit for the service they provide. The group of Trekkers were awesome and we bonded well. Overall, i highly recommend this Trek to all Adventurers.”
4/5 hours Guest house
Early in the morning flight to Lukla from where all Everest Treks start. We meet the rest of our team in Lukla and start trekking. We walk on a trail that gradually descends to Cheplung village from where we get a glimpse of Mt. Khumbila, a sacred mountain which has never been climbed. from here, we gradually descend until Phakding.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
6/7 hours Guest house
After breakfast at the guest house; we continue trekking along the banks of the Dudh Koshi River, crossing this majestic river many times on exciting suspension bridges laden with prayer flags. After entering Sagamartha National Park, the trail climbs steeply with breathtaking views. Namche Bazaar known as the Gateway to Everest, is home to many quality restaurants, hotels, lodges, shops, money exchanges, internet cafes and a bakeries. Namche is one of the biggest villages along the whole Everest Trail.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Guest house
This is essential day. You must have to Acclimatize yourself for such elevation. In this day you will have the opportunity to hike to Khumjung village (3,786m) and explore monasteries and local Sherpa villages. Namche itself is a famous town with some modern facilities. Enjoy your visit around, you’ll then stay overnight.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
5/6 hours Guest house
After having a good breakfast in Namche trek starts; trails follows colorful prayer flags, with several shorten and mani stones from Namche Gompa. Thame is a small monastery village, situated at the altitude of 3825m and the birth place of Tenzing Norgay Sherpa first man to reach Everest summit with Edmund Hillary.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
5/6 hours Guest house
After morning breakfast trail leads you to Lung den village, the village of Lung den is only one settlement before cross Renjola pass. Keep continue your journey up to Lung den village, the trail with Tibetan Yak caravans because it is trading route to Namche to Tibet.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Guest house
This is a rest day which helps to break the stress of trek. Placing rest day in an itinerary is also essential from the acclimatization point of view. We can explore around Lungden on this day. Nakpa Valley exists in the ancient trade route used by locals to trade with neighbouring Tibetans. We can also take short trip to Darkyachhulung peak. Holy site of Warfield exists in Marlung. Lake Cho Relmo is also place of interest in Lungden.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
6/7 hours Guest house
This is going to be a long day of trekking. Almost 4 hours of trek will take us to the top of Renjo La Pass. We need to move slowly while climbing Renjo La for acclimatization purpose. The top of Renjo La pass rewards us with spectacular views of Everest range. Then lower down to Gokyo along the First Lake in Gokyo named as Dudh Kunda (The Milky Lake). Enjoy the mountain views that are above 8,000m height.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Guest house
After the breakfast the trail climb steep ups directly above the Gokyo lake. 2h and half hour hard climb to Gokyo-ri at 5340m. From the top great Himalayan views of world highest mountain with Makalu range better than Kala Pattar above the Gorkhashep. After taking picture all the way downhill to Gokyo Lake. If you’re feeling good and active you can hike to the oldest and longest glaciers of Khumbu valley.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
6/7 hours Guest house
Early in the morning after having a good break fast your trek starts Initially walk downhill to reach Thangna village and have tea or coffee. The trail from here goes directly to Cho La Pass at (5414m). Cross Cho La and walk down hill to Dzongla village. Today might be the difficult day in trekking.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
4/5 hours Guest house
This is a short trek and the path is not so difficult. We will leave Dzonglaand move through series of ups and downs to Lobuche. Enjoy the panoramic views of AmaDablam Mountain, Nuptse Mountain, Lhotse Mountain, Everest Mountain, Pumori Peak, LobuchePeak and other peaks and mountains. Lobuche is a pretty tiny village that offers amazing sunset view over Nuptse Mountain. Stay overnight at Lobuche.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
5/6 hours Guest house
Following the rocky moraine path and watching icy glacial pond and icebergs below the Khumbu glacier a short downhill walk after the last rocky moraine dunes bring us to Gorkasep. After reaching Grokasep you will be headed up to explore the Everest Base Camp and back to Gorkasep. Goraksep is located below the famous view point Kalapathhar (5545m) and Mt Pumori.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
6/7 hours Guest house
Early in the morning we will heading up to climb Kalapathhar, Best view point of Mount Everest and other magnificent mountain surroundings with 360 degree view. After exploring Kalapathhar we will back to down hill walk to Dingboche (4900m).
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
6/7 hours Camping
From Dingboche we follow the glacial river and cross Kongma La Pass; open arid valley to the Island peak Base camp and pass on the way the last settlement Chhukung village. We continue towards base camp with slow and steady pace alongside of glacier and finally reach Base camp near south slopes of the Island Peak. Tent would be fixed by the time you reach there and guide escort you to the tent. Our company chef prepares food for staff and members as long you stay at base camp.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Camping
Today we take breakfast leisurely and prepare for climbing clinic. Climbing guide displays all the required climbing equipment and brief you about technical aspects and demonstrate it properly. All the climbing members should obtain basic knowledge of climbing gears to cope with difficult situation on submit day. Climbing guide always eager to assist you unless and until you are confident on uses of climbing gears.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
6/7 hours Camping
Early morning start walking with the help of flashlight; the track leads rugged flat path few hundred meters northeast beyond the base camp before steep climb of hillside. As we climb up hill through rocky slopes entering steep narrow gully with difficult rock steps until emerge on the right side of ridge. We follow the ridge line and come into the exposed area next to the summit glacier. We rope up all members to traverse icy glacier and cross several crevasse. Ultimately we reach bottom of south summit ridge and use fixed rope and Jummer (ascender) onward climbing 45 degree ice slope and sharp submit ridge to the top. Without delaying on summit we descend down to base camp for night stay.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
6/7 hours Camping
We will enjoy the views of Lhotse, Imja and Amadablam mountains and walk along river which takes us through the less vegetation area. Following the sloped path uphill, we will reach Dingboche. We can see fields enclosed by stone walls at Dingboche. Dingboche offers spectacular views of Amadablam, Lhotse and Nuptse peaks. Following the Imjatse Valley, we will reach Pangboche village. Passing along Mani walls, we will reach Pangboche Village from where we will descend to Deboche.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
5/6 hours Guest house
Easy walk downhill to a lower elevation. After the bridge, our route follows the stream towards Pangboche village and further down the valley to Tengboche where the famous Tengboche Monastery is located. Overnight stay at a teahouse situated beneath the tall, magnificent peak, Ama Dablam.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
5/6 hours Guest house
Leaving Tengboche after an early morning tea, we will proceed towards Tengboche Monastery where we can see Buddhist Lamas performing rituals. Tengboche Monastery is one of the famous monasteries in Khumbu region. From Monastery, our trail continues along DudhKoshi Valley to the small village of PhukiTenga. We will follow the ascending path to Namche. The path is scenic with views of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse and other mountains.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
5/6 hours Guest house
After breakfast we will lower down to rhododendron forest and walk along Dudhkoshi River to Phakding. Walking past the walled road of Ghat, we will reach Lukla.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
30 minutes Guest house
Early in the morning we take flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. This is rest day. Spend the day as you like. You can go for shopping in Thamel where you can buy souvenir items. We can also arrange for guided sightseeing tour.
Meals
  • Breakfast & Lunch
what’s included
  • Welcome/Farewell dinner with cultural program as listed in the itinerary.
  • Private transportation to and from the starting and ending points of the trek.
  • Round Flight ticket for Up and Down (Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu) with airport TAX.
  • Standard Lodge/Guest House accommodation (best available) with twin sharing basis during the trek.
  • Accommodation in Tented Camp while on the Island Peak Climbing period.
  • Full Board Meals (3 Meals a day) while on the trek and Climbing.
  • Trekking, Climbing Permit and Trekker's Information Management System (TIMS) card fees.
  • Professional & highly expertise government licensed holder local Trekking and Climbing Guide.
  • All expenses of the staffs (Guides/Porters) that includes Food, Accommodation, Salary, Insurance, Equipment during your travel period.
  • All the necessary trekking gear for porters like jacket /trousers, trekking shoes, gloves, shocks, sunglasses etc.
  • Climbing Clinic Course at Base Camp.
  • All required group climbing gear: figure of eight, carabineer, helmet, climbing rope etc.
  • Friends Adventure Team’s Sleeping Bag, Walking Poles and Duffel Bag, to be return after trip completed.
  • Comprehensive First Aid Kit Bag.
  • Arrangement of all rescue and evacuation promptly, in Worst Condition
  • Trekking Map, Friends Adventure Team's special Souvenir.
Optional Addons (Available during check-out)
  • Porters
  • Hotel at KTM
what’s excluded
  • Meals and Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu.
  • Porters to carry luggage (you can add a porter when booking).
  • Any packed food/snacks, aerated drinks, energy drinks, mineral water, alcohol, cigarettes, chocolates, nutria-bars.
  • All desserts, sweet things like chocolate, cake, pie, pudding.
  • Items of personal nature, Laundry Expenses, Tips.
  • Clothing, Packing Items or Bags, Personal Medical Kit, Personal Trekking Gears.
  • Any additional staff other than specified.
  • Medical and Travel Insurance and Emergency rescue by any means of Transportation including Helicopter evacuation if required.
  • Rescue, Repatriation, Medicines, Medical Tests and Hospitalization expenses.
  • Airfare of international flights.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (Visa issuance is easy at the arrival).
  • Hot shower and battery charging on the tea houses.
  • Any other item not included in "Product Includes" Section
Tour details
Availability Available Daily
Duration 20 days
Tour Type Private Tour
guiding method Live guide/instructor
Guide Language English
Maximum altitude 6189 meters
Trek difficulty Medium
Meeting/Start Point Pick-up at your hotel or location in Kathmandu, Nepal
Why Book with Bookmundi
  • Save +{{symbol}} {{whyuserBookingCreditEarn}} in Travel Credits on your next booking.
  • +25,000 customer reviews, with an average rating of 4.9 of 5.0 possible.
  • Excellent Customer Service. Our Travel Experts are ready to help you 24/7, for free.
  • Best Price Guaranteed.
  • No Credit Card or Booking fees.
  • 100% Financial protection. Bookmundi is member of the Danish Travel Fund which guarantees for any payment made via us. Your money is safe.
  • Excellent Customer Service. Our Travel Experts are ready to help you 24/7, for free.
  • Click the 'Make an Enquiry' on any tour and get a customised tour offer.
Cancellation Free cancellation up to 60 days prior departure, after which the deposit becomes non-refundable.
other information
person
{{agReviews.ratings.rating}} - {{agReviews.ratings.rating>4.5?'Excellent':agReviews.ratings.rating>3.5?'Very Good':agReviews.ratings.rating>2.5?'Average':agReviews.ratings.rating>1.5?'Poor':'Very poor'}}
For
From {{review.country}} At {{review.edit_date?review.edit_date:review.add_date | date:'mediumDate'}}
“ {{review.total_score>4.5?'Excellent':review.total_score>3.5?'Very Good':review.total_score>2.5?'Average':review.total_score>1.5?'Poor':'Very poor'}} ” “ {{review.product_score>4.5?'Excellent':review.product_score>3.5?'Very Good':review.product_score>2.5?'Average':review.product_score>1.5?'Poor':'Very poor'}}”
Back to top
image description
{{(chatView=='product' || chatView=='viewoffers')?activeuser:getFirstName(activeuser)}}
{{productTitle}}
{{productTitle}} {{productTitle}}
View Offer

Hello! from, {{activeuser}}

Replies will be sent directly to your email address, if offline.

  • Confused?
  • Queries?
  • Or just feeling alone?

Communicate with {{getFirstName(activeuser)}}

  • Replies will be sent to your own email address, from where you can continue the conversation.
  • 1. Your enquiry is sent directly to the company.
  • 2. They will reply to your own email, from where you can continue the conversation.

Communicate with Communicate with {{activeuser}}

  • 1. Your enquiry is sent directly to the company.
  • 2. They will reply to your own email, from where you can continue the conversation.
{{stickyMessage}}
No conversations yet :(
Hi ,
Thanks for your trip input. We will do our utmost to make sure that you get a trip of a lifetime.
We've noted down your trip requirements below. You can easily them.
  • {{myRequest.title}}
  • Country: {{myRequest.country}}
  • Group Size: {{myRequest.no_of_adults > 0 && myRequest.no_of_children > 0?',':''}} {{myRequest.group_type=='Single'?'1 Person':myRequest.group_type=='Couple'?'2 People':''}}
  • {{myRequest.departure_month || myRequest.duration?'Approx. Dates':'Travel Dates'}}: {{myRequest.start_date | readableDate}} to {{myRequest.end_date | readableDate}} {{myRequest.departure_month}}, {{myRequest.duration}} Not decided yet
  • Tour Type: {{myRequest.tourtype | tourtypefullName}}
  • ... Read More ... Read Less
Here’s a quick overview of how our Travel Expert Service Works:
  • 1 We connect you with a hand-picked and qualified travel expert who can match your trip requirements. The advantage of working directly through a travel expert is that you get the best and unfiltered advice from the very beginning.
  • 2 The travel expert will help you with creating and customising a trip for you. If you have any questions or concerns relating to the trip, the travel expert will also be able to help you with those.
  • 3 When you feel that your trip is exactly per your wish, you'll be able to book the entire trip here on Bookmundi.
New customer enquiry by {{getFirstName(activeuser)}}:
  • No of people: {{myRequest.no_of_adults > 0 && myRequest.no_of_children > 0?' and ':''}} {{myCurrentRequest.group_type=='Single'?'1 Person':myCurrentRequest.group_type=='Couple'?'2 People':''}}
  • Travel period: {{myRequest.start_date | readableDate}} to {{myRequest.end_date | readableDate}} {{myRequest.departure_month}} Yet to be decided
  • Trip duration: Yet to be decided
  • Trip duration: {{myRequest.duration}}
  • Trip duration:
  • Tour type: {{myRequest.tourtype | tourtypefullName}}
""
Can you handle {{getFirstName(activeuser)}}'s enquiry? Rejection Reason
{{myRequest.reject_reason?myRequest.reject_reason:'Sorry, Your trip request has been rejected.'}}
img description img description
{{getFirstName(activeuser)}} has joined the conversation {{msg.message}}
img description img description
seen

{{(duplex.offer_mode==1 && messages.length==1 && iamagency==1)?'Messaging this user is blocked momentarily':settings.bolcked_message}}
{{qResponse.message}}
{{errorMessage}} {{errorMessage}} Okay, got it! Need help?Contact us
This message will be delivered as an email because {{getFirstName(activeuser)}} is currently offline.
  • {{files.file_name}}
Hi ,
Thanks for your trip input. We will do our utmost to make sure that you get a trip of a lifetime.
We've noted down your trip requirements below. You can easily them.
  • {{myRequest.title}}
  • Country: {{myRequest.country}}
  • Group Size: {{myRequest.no_of_adults > 0 && myRequest.no_of_children > 0?',':''}} {{myRequest.group_type=='Single'?'1 Person':myRequest.group_type=='Couple'?'2 People':''}}
  • {{myRequest.departure_month || myRequest.duration?'Approx. Dates':'Travel Dates'}}: {{myRequest.start_date | readableDate}} to {{myRequest.end_date | readableDate}} {{myRequest.departure_month}}, {{myRequest.duration}} Not decided yet
  • Tour Type: {{myRequest.tourtype | tourtypefullName}}
  • ... Read More ... Read Less
Here’s a quick overview of how our Travel Expert Service Works:
  • 1 We connect you with a hand-picked and qualified travel expert who can match your trip requirements. The advantage of working directly through a travel expert is that you get the best and unfiltered advice from the very beginning.
  • 2 The travel expert will help you with creating and customising a trip for you. If you have any questions or concerns relating to the trip, the travel expert will also be able to help you with those.
  • 3 When you feel that your trip is exactly per your wish, you'll be able to book the entire trip here on Bookmundi.
New customer enquiry by {{getFirstName(activeuser)}}:
  • No of people: {{myRequest.no_of_adults > 0 && myRequest.no_of_children > 0?' and ':''}} {{myCurrentRequest.group_type=='Single'?'1 Person':myCurrentRequest.group_type=='Couple'?'2 People':''}}
  • Travel period: {{myRequest.start_date | readableDate}} to {{myRequest.end_date | readableDate}} {{myRequest.departure_month}} Yet to be decided
  • Trip duration: Yet to be decided
  • Trip duration: {{myRequest.duration}}
  • Trip duration:
  • Tour type: {{myRequest.tourtype | tourtypefullName}}
""
Can you handle {{getFirstName(activeuser)}}'s enquiry? Rejection Reason
{{myRequest.reject_reason?myRequest.reject_reason:'Sorry, Your trip request has been rejected.'}}
Looking for available travel experts in {{myCurrentRequest.country}}
No conversations yet :(