Island Peak

  • Destination:: Nepal
  • Trip Grade: Challenging
  • Season: Sept- Nov & Mar to May
  • Max Altitude: 6,189m
  • Transportation: Flight

Island Peak (Imja Tse) lies between the imposing Lhotse south face and Ama Dablam. The mountain’s name was given by Eric Shipton and refers to its isolated position, encircled by a sea of ice below.