Everest Base Camp & Island Peak

with PAT FALVEY & Team

world renowned explorer

Island Peak serves as an excellent stepping stone for Himalayan climbing, offering afirsthand high-altitude experience. It’s an ideal peakto enhance your mountaineeringskills and gain insights into the dynamics of a Himalayan expedition!

Trip Cost ( per person )

€ 5000

Trip Cost ( per person )

€ 5000

Deposit

€ 500

For private guide and group booking

COUNTRY

NEPAL

DIFFICULTY

6,160 m

DURATION

22 Days

BEST SEASON

SEPTEMBER to OCTOBER

Island Peak: A Climber's Dream Come True

Island Peak, also known as Imja Tse, stands as a stunning emblem of challenge and achievement in the heart of Nepal’s Khumbu region. This remarkable peak, reaching 6,189 meters, is more than just a mountain; it’s a journey into the realm of high-altitude climbing, offering an exhilarating experience for both novice and seasoned mountaineers.

Pat Falvey Irish and Worldwide Adventures limited is bonded and fully licenced by the Irish Commission for Aviation Regulation, TA0791.

Irish Aviation Authority

AN ADVENTURE BEYOND THE TREK

ITINERARY & FAQ's

Our itinerary is crafted from decades of mountaineering expertise, ensuring a tried andtested journey.

NOTE : Adventure is inherentlyinfluenced by weather and conditions, and as such, itmay be subject to minor changes.

Day 1: Depart Ireland

Day 2: Arrive in Kathmandu Overnight in city centre hotel.Depending on time of arrival at airport

Day 3: Fly Kathmandu–Lukla (2,860m)Trek to Phakding (2,610m). Overnight inPhakding.

Day 4: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar(3,440m) Overnight in Namche Bazaar.

Day 5: Rest day with acclimatization trek to3,800m. Time to chill out and explorethe village.

Day 6: Trek from NamcheBazaar to Dingboche(4,410m).

Day 7: Trek from Dingboche to Pheriche(4,371m).

Day 8: Rest day in Pheriche withacclimatization trek to 4,500m.

Day 9: Trek from Pheriche to Lobuche(4,940m)

Day 10: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep(5,164m)

Day 11: Trek from Gorakshep to Everest BaseCamp (5,364m). Return to Lobuche(4,940m). Overnight in Lobuche.

Day 12: Journey from Lobuche to Dingboche(4,410m) and spend the night there.

Day 13: Trek to Chucking (4,730m) with anovernight stay.

Day 14: Ascend toIsland Peak Base Camp(5,080m) for overnight camping.

Day 15: Acclimatization day with a trekup to 5,600m.

Day 16: Attempt the summit of IslandPeak and return to Chucking.

Day 17: Descend from Chucking toDingboche for the night.

Day 18: Trek from Dingboche to Monjoand stay overnight.

Day 19: Proceed from Monjo to Lukla,with an overnight stay.

Day 20: Take a flight from Lukla toKathmandu.

Day 21: Enjoy a free day for relaxation orexploration.

Day 22: Depart from Nepal, flying backto Dublin.

Day23: Arrive back in Ireland,completing your journey.

Our Island Peak climb is suitable for most fit people who have some experience of alpine skills. We provide courses at the Mountain Lodge in these skills for anyone who wants to develop these the skills required, hone their existing skills or have them assessed by our instructors.

We recommend that you visit us at The Mountain Lodge to say hello and meet team and we can go through gear. We also provide a good opportunity to get any questions answered, or concerns dealt with, that you may have in relation to the trip. We’ll talk about dealing with altitude and different weather conditions as well as giving tips on gear and general training.

We consider ourselves among the world’s leading experts in high-altitude trekking and pride ourselves on putting together trips that provide the best possible opportunity to succeed. Acclimatisation is key to success and it’s important that you don’t underestimate the time you allow yourself to adjust to your new environment. Pace is key to preventing AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness) and our guides monitor the group at all times for signs and symptoms. Ask your GP for advice on vaccinations, keeping in mind your travel history to date.

  • You have the flexibility to pay your deposit and balance using any legal method. Please note, if you choose to pay via electronic bank transfer, you are responsible for any associated transfer fees. This ensures that the company receives the full invoiced amount in the specified currency. 
  • Cancellations 90 days or more before departure: Full deposit refund if paid in advance. After 90 days, 30% of the deposit is non-refundable.
  • Cancellations 60 days before departure: 50% of the deposit is non-refundable.
  • Cancellations 45 days before departure: Full deposit is non-refundable, plus an additional 30% of the total trip cost.
  • Cancellations 30 days or less before departure: 100% of the total trip cost is non-refundable.

You will need a valid full passport. Please ensure it has 6 months before expiry prior your departure date. In Nepal we obtain our visas to travel in the country. All visitors are obliged to get a visa at Kathmandu airport so please ensure you have four passport-size photos of yourself before we depart (visa fee not included in the trip price).

Fixed Trip Starting Date

TRIP DATES
September 21, 2024 - October 12, 2024
September 21, 2025 - October 12, 2025

Trip Cost ( per person )

€ 5000

Deposit

€ 500

For private guide and group booking

WHAT'S INCLUDED?

Land only €5,000

The land-only cost is €5,000, and additional details about inclusions/exclusions can be provided upon request. If booking your own flights, note that airport transfer costs apply. Secure your spot with a refundable €500 deposit at booking. Flight expenses are settled upon confirmation. Full payment is due 16 weeks before departure.

INCLUDED

  • Return internal flights between Kathmandu and Lukla
  • All accommodation is based on twin/treble sharing of rooms and tents (if your equire single accommodation, please let us know, and we will advise of additional cost)
  • Everest National Park entry fees
  • All guide, porter and cook fees
  • All meals and fully serviced trek

EXCLUDED

  • Travel Insurance

  • Meals en route before and after the final destination

  • Bar bills, tips and laundry

  • Personal gear

  • Medication

  • Insurance liability and hospital costs

  • Our trips are designed to avoid any extra cost to the client. If you choose to leave the trip early, There will be additional expenses.

  • Optional extras

WHY CLIMB CARRAUNTOOHIL

WITH PAT FALVEY & TEAM

A top-notch guiding team

With 25+ years of global travel, we love sharing adventure knowledge and exploring new places.

High Altitude Specialists

Experts in high-altitude trekking, we prioritise your success with a comprehensive acclimatisation formula.

Licensed & Bonded

Pat Falvey Irish & Worldwide Adventures is licensed and bonded by the Irish Commission for Aviation Regulation (TA0791).

Dedicated Support

Available round the clock, we go the extra mile to prioritise your adventure and satisfaction.

GUIDED TREK

Mark your calendar and join us for an unforgettable experience. Register today, and we’ll get you all booked and set for the adventure. Plus, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with our expert travel consultants who will assist you every step of the way. Don’t miss out on this chance to create unforgettable memories. Secure your spot now and let the adventure begin!

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