Island Peak (6173m/20,252ft), also known as Imja Tse, it is most popular trekking and climbing, which is situated Northern part of khambu region. Island peak is challenging and technically difficult climbing. It is the extension of Lhotse Shar, which is very popular for trekking trail that can be reached crossing Everest Base Camp. The name of the peak is Island because it seems like an island from Dingboche. Being located on the top of Chhukung Glacier, the peak is very challenging for climbing. The difficult geographical landscape between Mt. Amadablam and Lhotse makes it challenging to reach the summit.The views from the summit are super including the south face of Lhotse (8,516m/27,939ft) and Ama Dablam (6,812m/22349ft). This mountain is a truly exhilarating climb with breathtaking scenery and with good weather it is not unusual for the whole group to reach the summit.
Island Peak is not so difficult undertaking for a beginner, but should be physical fit and basic knowledge about mountaineering climber wishing to enter the incredible world of mountain climbing. Our company also takes us into the heartland of the Khumbu Valley and Sherpa culture. This trekking and climbing make you more enjoyable and unforgettable experience.