Imjatse (Island) Peak climbing Trek (21 Days)


A unique trek into the high valleys of the Khumbu, first ascending Kala Pattar for the classic Everest view, hike up the Imja Khola to Chhukung, a heavenly place commanding views of the beautiful glistening ice flutings between Ama Dablam and Kang Leyamu and the incredible Lhotse South Face, soaring 3200 meters in one stretch. Add to this the colorful Sherpa market town of Namche Bazaar and Tengboche, the most important Buddhist center of the region for a truly memorable experience.

Style: This is a private departure tour for 1 or more travelers. It is a Grade 5 tea house trek escorted by an experienced Nepali guide.

ITINERARY :
Day  Activities Altitude
Time
1
Arrive Kathmandu
1300m
2
Kathmandu
3
Fly to Lukla
2800m
¾ hr
Phakding
2600m
5 hrs
4
Namche Bazaar
3450m
5 hrs
5
Rest day (Thame Valley)
6
Tangboche
3860m
6 hrs
7
Dingboche
4400m
5 hrs
8
Rest day
9
Lobuche
4900m
5 hrs
10
Kala Pattar
5545m
Lobuche
4900m
8 hrs
11
Dingboche
4400m
3 hrs
12
Chhukung
4750m
3 hrs
13
Imjatse Base Camp
4970m
2½ hrs
14
High Camp
5600m
2 hrs
15
Imjatse Summit
6189m
Chhukung
4750m
12 hrs
16
Tangboche
3860m
4 hrs
17
Namche Bazaar
3450m
5 hrs
18
Phakding
2600m
4 hrs
19
Lukla
2800m
4 hrs
20
Fly to Kathmandu
1300m
¾ hr
21
Depart