Red Panda Himalayan Adventure
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Once is not Enough - Naturally Nepal

Island Peak Climbing V/A Gokyo - 24 Days

Island Peak Climbing V/A GokyoMaximum Elevation: 6160 mtrs.

Trek Duration: 24 Days

Mode of Operation: Tea House and Camping

Trip Grade: Moderate and Strenuous

Trip Cost: From USD 2880.00

Season: Mar, Apr, May, Jun-Sept, Oct, Nov, Dec

Attraction: Spectacular views of the Himalayas, Exciting ethnic or Sherpa peoples and village, Abundance of wildlife, Majestic water falls, Beautiful shining rivers, Bamboo forest with abundance of wildlife, Spiritual Buddhist monasteries, Tengboche Monastery, Gokyo ice lake, Snow covered everest range,Khumbu Glacier, Sherpa’s’ Tradition and Culture, Library on the world highest place, World highest peak in the front.

Island Peak Climbing V/A Gokyo Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu; Greet and meet you at airport; Transfer to hotel; Overnight at hotel.

Day 02: Half day guided city tours (Include world heritage sites: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupati Nath Temple, Swayambu Nath and Buddha Nath Stupa); Afternoon pre-trip discussion of the trek; Overnight at Hotel.

Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla-2800 mtrs; And Walk up to Phakding; (3-4 hrs.)2653 mtrs.

Day 04: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazzar; (5-6 hrs.); 3440 mtrs.

Day 05: Acclimatization Day and Hike around Namche Bazzar.

Day 06: Trek from Namche Bazzar to Dole; (5-6 hrs.);4110 mtrs.

Day 07: Trek from Dole to Machhermo; (4-5 hrs.); 4470 mtrs.

Day 08: Trek from Machhermo to Gokyo Valley; (34 hrs.);4800 mtrs.

Day 09: Acclimatization Day and Hike up to Gokyo-Ri and Overnight at Gokyo Valley; (2 hrs.); 5330 mtrs.

Day 10: Trek from Gokyo Valley to Thaknak; (5-6 hrs.); 4750 mtrs.

Day 11: Trek from Thaknak to Cho-La Pass-5367mtrs. And Walk down to Dzongla; (7-8 hrs.); 4850 mtrs.

Day 12: Trek from Dzongla to Lobuche; (4-5 hrs.); 4930 mtrs.

Day 13: Trek from Lobuche to Gorak Shep; (3-4 hrs.); 5170 mtrs; And Everest Camp; (3 hrs.); 5364 mtrs.

Day 14: Hike up to Kalapatthar; (2 hrs.); 5545 mtrs. And Walk down to Lobuche; (6-7 hrs.); 4930 mtrs.

Day 15: Trek from Lobuche to Chhukung; (5-6 hrs.); 4730 mtrs.

Day 16: Trek from Chhukung to Island Peak Base Camp; (3-4 hrs.); 5200 mtrs.

Day 17: Climb from Island Peak Base Camp to High Camp; (3-4 hrs); 5600 mtrs.

Day 18: Climb from High Camp to Island Peak top and Back dawn to Chhukung; (8-10 hrs); 6160 mtrs.

Day 19: Trek from Chhukung to Tengboche; (5-6 hrs.); 3870 mtrs.

Day 20: Trek from Tengboche to Namche Bazzar; (5-6 hrs.); 3440 mtrs.

Day 21: Trek from Namche Bazzar to Phakding (4-5 hrs.); 2653 mtrs.

Day 22: Trek from Phakding to Lukla; (3-4 hrs.); 2800 mtrs.

Day 23: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu, Afternoon free in Kathmandu.

Day 24: Drop to airport for your final flight departure.

Trip Cost Includes

  • All airport/Hotel transfers
  • 3 Star level Hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • Welcome and farewell dinner.
  • All lodging and fooding during the trek.
  • A full day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley including tour guide and entrance fees.
  • Domestic flights and Airport taxes.
  • An experienced English-speaking Mountain guide, Trekking guide and Porters to carry luggage (2 Trekkers:1 porter ) including their salary, Insurance, Equipment, Flight, Food and Lodging.
  • All necessary paper work and Trekking permits or National park permit, TIMS Card)
  • All government and local taxes if necessary.

Trip Cost Excludes

  • Nepal visa fee.
  • International Airfare to and from Kathmandu.
  • Excess baggage charges.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, Late departure, Early return from mountain(Due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
  • Lunch and Evening meals in Kathmandu (And also in the case of early return from mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  • Travel and Rescue insurance.
  • Personal expenses (Phone Calls, Laundry, Bar bills during the trekking, Battery recharge, Extra porters, Bottle or Boiled water, Shower etc).
  • Tips for Guides and Porters.