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From Dingboche village on the way to Everest Base Camp, we can see the dome peak of a mountain towards North east direction called Island Peak. Island Peak Climb with EBC Gokyo is an adventure that offers a chance to experience Himalaya from very close.
Normally the South-East Flank and the South-West Ridge are the major routes for ascending Island peak. The base camp is usually located at Pareshaya Gyab (5,087m), between Imja Tse and Imja Glacier, the glacier of Island peak. What’s special about Island Peak Climb with EBC Gokyo trek is that; you will be able to see some mountains, like Lhotse, really close, and catch a view of eight thousanders like Mt. Makalu.
Route Variation of Island peak climbing with EBC Gokyo
Island peak is in the middle of everest himalaya range near everest base camp. Because of location of this famous peak of Everest region, there are plenty of choice for island peak climbing with EBC Gokyo valley trekking package.
Trekking starts with 2 options – either overland or from air, there are 2 options to begin the trek.
When trek starts there are plenty of routes to follow for Island peak climbing with EBC GOkyo. You can either trek clockwise from Gokyo lake side and acclimatize before you get to the base camp of Island peak. This options is recommended and it is our itinerary.
Reason for recommendation is because this itinerary helps in proper acclimatization for trekkers before they climb. Please check below for our recommended itinerary.
Apart from the option suggested – there are few other routes which a climber can choose from. You can climb island peak at the first and then trek to everest base camp and conclude the trek at Gokyo lakes.
Island peak Summit View
In Island Peak Climb with EBC Gokyo trek you will get to enjoy the beautiful and scenic mountain range of Khumbu with lots of mountains like Barunste, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Kangtega, Pokalde and lots of others.
Island Peak Climb with EBC Gokyo summit is also used as a training course for Mount Everest expedition. Due to its climatic and environmental similarity to Everest, most mountaineers climb Island peak before they go for the Roof of the World, the mighty Everest.
For Island Peak Climb with EBC Gokyo trek we have a core team consisting of a climbing guide, trekking guide and kitchen staff. Our guides are experienced Himalaya guides, trained to function in all conditions. Your safety is our number one priority, and if you have any questions or concerns you are encouraged to discuss with your guides.
Climbing & Trekking Difficulty
Island Peak Climb with EBC Gokyo lake trek is a strenuous activity and for a successful summit, you need to be in very good physical and mental condition. Previous high altitude trekking experience is recommended, and previous technical mountain climbing skills are an advantage.
But our itinerary for this combo package of Island Peak Climb with EBC Gokyo trek is designed in such a way that a trekker will be acclimatized properly before getting to the footsteps of Island peak.
Island peak climb is none other than an ice climb and long trek to EBC and Gokyo before climb, t acclimatize your body to climb easily. Our trained and experienced guide will give you the best for the success of Island Peak Climb with EBC Gokyo.
Your Himalayan mountain adventure waits! We are committed to make your climbing experience unforgettable. Please contact for further details on cost itinerary and information on Island Peak Climb with EBC Gokyo.