Island Peak via Everest Base Camp and Kongma – la pass
- Traversing temples, shrines, restaurants, and bazaars of Kathmandu Valley
- Dramatic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and vice versa
- Sherpa cultural phenomena of the Everest region
- The stunning Gokyo Valley and the astonishing viewpoint Gokyo Ri
- Dramatic aspects of the Khumbu glacier
- EBC and stepping on the Khumbu Icefall
- Touring around Tengboche Monastery
The Island Peak via Everest Base Camp and Kongma La Pass Trek is one of the most legendary treks in the world. This trek literally confronts you to an eight-thousander. Then crosses a tough high mountain pass, and takes you to the top of a stunning mountain peak. The trek sharpens your hunger for mountains as the trial goes through spectacular landscapes, traditional Sherpa villages, luscious alpine forests. Finally, it reaches the trek’s ultimate destination, the summit of Island Peak (6,189m).
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After a thrilling flight to Lukla, the Island Peak via Everest Base Camp and Kongma La Pass trek starts with a hike up the Dudh Koshi Valley. The rising peaks of Thamserku (6,608m) and Kusum Khangkaru (6,367m) bounds this place. The trail then heads toward Namche Bazaar, a busy Sherpa land. From Namche, the trek moves on to Tengboche, home to the biggest monastery in the whole Khumbu region—Tengboche Monastery.
The trail then moves on past several Sherpa settlements like Pangboche, Pheriche, Dughla, and Lobuche. Then reaches the moraine trail of the Khumbu Glacier. Finally, leading towards Everest Base Camp. A breath-taking view of Everest (8,848m) and several other peaks of the region await you at the Everest base camp. Similarly, a hike to Kala Patthar (5,550m) rewards you with a stunning mountain view accompanied by a gorgeous sunrise.
Later, a steep trail through Khumbu Glacier takes you to the frozen pass of Kongma La (5,535m), adding thrill to the already exhilarating trek. The trek then finally takes you to the Island Peak Base Camp, from where you make the exciting climb to the summit of Island Peak (6,189m). Finally, it hosts mind-blowing panorama of various snow-capped peaks of the Khumbu and the Makalu regions. The trek, all in all, is an ideal journey for all adventure seekers who love to conquer gorgeous mountain peaks.
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