Island Peak Trek | Kalapatthar

| 22 Days

“To the lover of wilderness, Nepal is one of the most wonderful countries in the world.”

Island peak trek kalapatthar presents us with an opportunist moment to view the magnificent Mt. Everest and other eye-catching Himalayan mountains of Khumbu region such as Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Pumori from the famous viewpoint of Kalapatthar. Not just that, but you can even climb the alluring Island Peak which is one of the most popular trekking peak in Nepal.

Island peak trek kalapatthar initiates after we board a short mountain flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and trek towards beautiful village of Phakding. Kalapatthar trek comprises passing through dense forests along the opportunity of encountering flora and faunas. From Phakding we will trek to Namche Bazaar, the famous acclimatizing and meeting point for the trekkers, mountaineers and adventure explorers in Everest region. Further we will trek through Tengboche visiting various monasteries which gives us an insight to Tibetan influenced Buddhism culture and tradition. Trekking ahead for couple of days through Pheriche, Lobuche and Gorakshep; we arrive at Kalapatthar; the best ever Everest view point on earth. We will then trek back to Gorakshep and feel the grand experience of being at base camp of highest mountain on earth, Mt. Everest.

Leaving behind Everest Base Camp, we return to Lobuche followed by trekking towards Chukung and Island peak base camp. Next day early morning we will climb Island peak and return to Chukung. Every mountaineer before embarking for the Everest summit climbs the Island peak for acclimatizing and warm up purpose. Even Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa had climbed island peak before successfully conquering Mt. Everest for the very first time in 1953 AD. Descending further towards Dingboche, Tengboche, Namche, Phakding and Lukla we will board a flight back towards Kathmandu and conclude our trek.

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Trip Map

Trip Facts

Duration: 22 Days
Country visited: Nepal
Trip starts from: Kathmandu
Trip End in: Kathmandu
Max. Altitude: 6185m
Activity: Trekking
Trip Grade:

Accommodation: Hotel, Guest House
Transpotation: Car, Bus, Plane
Group size: 2-21 pax
Activity Per Day: Daily Walking - 5 to 7 Hrs