Everest Base Camp and Island Peak is popular destination in the category of Trekking and mountaineering can be reached Gradually climb up by passing several Sherpa villages of Khumbu familiar with their vibrant culture and variation of Himalayan vegetation as well as spectacular views of the Mahalangur Himalayan range as Lhotse, Nupse and Mt. Everest and others peaks such as Kongde, Thamserku, Khumbi-la, Amadabmam, Pumori. The trail goes gradually ascending up through higher Khumbu in Gokyo lake with the Gokyo peak will give you proper acclimatization during the Everest Base Camp and Island Peak. You will walk through the pristine glacier to pass the Chola at 5420 m., Everest Base Camp at 5364 m. and the KalaPattar at 5545m.
Everest Base Camp and Island Peak is the one of the ascension of the Island peak (6189m.) that is not much difficult and no requires particular technical difficulties. From you the top of the peak will award you 360 degrees spectacular views of Mt. Makalu, Amadabam, Lhotse, Nupse and other unnamed peaks. Getting down from the Island Peak, it is steep descending approximately 150 miters with rope.