Mt. Ama Dablam is regarded as one of the most beautiful mountains in the world situated in the Himalaya range of the eastern part of Nepal. It is located at a height of 6,812 m. The word “Ama Dablam” is derived from the Tibetan word which means “Mother with a jewel box”. The climb towards Mt. Amadablam gives you a clear observation from its South-Western Face which is situated near the neck of the peak where a large chunk of ice lies hanging like a small jewel box. Mt. Ama Dablam is one of the largest peaks in the Himalaya region of Nepal. It is located in the heart of Everest’s around Khumbu region which is close to the main trail towards Everest Base Camp. This mountain is favored by most of the trekkers around the world. The expedition towards Mt. Ama Dablam offers you the fantastic climbing experience in the magnificent setting along with the numerous culture and traditions. You can see the scenic diversions along the trail. The impressive beauty of Mt. Ama Dablam highly attracts climbers all around the world. The mountain was first climbed by the Anglo-American New Zealand team in 1961. The unique path towards Mt. Ama Dablam Expedition leads you towards the high valley where you can observe the majestic mountains.
The journey towards Mt. Ama Dablam expedition begins after your arrival in Kathmandu. After a sightseeing flight to Lukla, we reach Namche Bazaar which is famous for various groups of people with unique cultures and traditions. We then walk towards the higher area to Tengboche Monastery through the path of beautiful woodlands that are lined with rhododendron and pine trees. This trail offers you the tantalizing scene of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Kwangde, Thamasarkhu, Kangtenga, and the magnificent Mt. Ama Dablam at the near distance, with visit of beautiful monastery and getting blessed from the high priest Lama, we walk towards Pangboche where the route to Mt. Ama Dablam divers from the main trail to Everest base camp.
The itinerary is flexible for all groups of people including normally fit person. We have acclimatization days in several places so that we can plan for the forward trail and be prepared for the next trek. You’ll see the beautiful view of Kalapatthar which is situated at the height of 5,545 m. We walk through the majestic view of Dingboche, Lobuje, Gorakshep and observe the beautiful Everest base camp at 5,367 m with the exciting views of Khumbu ice falls and glaciers.
Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Kwangde, Thamasarkhu, Kangtenga, and the magnificent Mt. Ama Dablam
Pashupatinath temple, Soyambhunath temple, Bouddhanath stupa and Kathmandu Durbar Square
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu
As soon as you arrive in Kathmandu, our staff will pick you up and help you to transfer to a hotel. We’ll be discussing the expedition later in the evening.
Day 2: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
We’ll spend this day observing the beautiful Kathmandu city. Kathmandu is known as the city of temples. There are many religious and historical places in Kathmandu that are enlisted in the world heritage site by UNESCO. We’ll visit places including Pashupatinath temple, Soyambhunath temple, Bouddhanath stupa, and Kathmandu Durbar Square.
Day 3: Flight to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2,800 m)
Early in the morning, we fly towards Lukla observing the beautiful mountains and capturing the moment in camera. Our trek starts towards Phakding after reaching Lukla.
Day 4: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440 m)
Namche Bazaar is famous for its beautiful culture and tradition. You can observe the beautiful settlement with various ethnic groups living together which reflects the unity in diversity.
Day 5: Acclimatization at Namche Bazaar
We spend our day in Namche Bazaar observing the city and the beautiful natural sceneries of mountains.
Day 6: Trek to Tyangboche Monastery (3,860 m)
Tyangboche is famous for its beautiful Tyangboche Monastery. It is one of the most favored places by most of the tourists who come to visit the Everest region of Nepal. It lies in the Tengboche village in Khumjung in the Khumbu region of Nepal. According to many trekkers, Tyangboche Monastery is one of the most beautiful places in the world.
Day 7: Trek to Ama Dablam Base Camp (4,450 m)
The next day, we trek towards Ama Dablam Base Camp through various rhododendron forests and steep landscapes.
Day 8: Basecamp Preparation day
We’ll need to be well prepared for climbing the Mt. Amadablam. We’ll do some exercise and pack our equipment for climbing the summit.
Day 09 – Day 25: Climbing Period [Mt. Ama Dablam Summit (6,812 m)]
Our main climbing period starts on the 9th day of the expedition. You’ll need to be careful while climbing. Gears are the most important equipment for climbing to the mountains. Keeping medicines like paracetamol with you can help you to take in case of the common cold.
Day 26: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440 m)
On the 26th day, we trek back to Namche Bazaar through beautiful villages and lush forests.
Day 27: Trek to Lukla
We again trek back to Lukla along with various suspension bridges observing the beautiful natural beauties.
Day 28: Flight to Kathmandu
The next day, we take a flight back to Kathmandu.
Day 29: Leisure day in Kathmandu
We’ll spend a leisure day in Kathmandu. We’ll walk around the city where you can buy gifts for your family and friends.
Day 30: Final Departure
Our Mt. Ama Dablam expedition comes to an end on this day. Our staff will help you with your final departure.
Inclusion / Exclusion
Airpirt Pickup and drop
4 Nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu with B/B plan
Flight From/to Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu
All necessary transportation and costs during trekking and expedition
Climbing Permit,Royalty, National Park, Garbage disposal, summit route and rope fixing
Meals (Breakfast, lunch and dinner including hot drinks, tea/coffee)
Liaison Officer and his wages
Expedition cook and helpers
Necessary porters from/to base camp
Wages, equipment, meal, accommodation, transportation, and insurance for all expedition staff
Duffle bag will be provided as per requirements
At base camp every member will have an individual tent
Tents (Dining, kitchen, toilet, shower, communication) and mattress, Pillow, Table, Chair, and other materials
Generator, heater, and solar panel at basecamp
Satellite-phone, Internet (Costs as per use), Walkie-talkie for members and climbing staffs as required
First aid kit
Daily weather forecast report throughout the complete expedition
Types of equipment’s (gas, gas burner, dynamic climbing rope, ice screws, snow shovel, snow bars and carabineer and other necessary items)
Enough oxygen and mask regulator available at our Base Camp, In case of emergencies, (USD 55 if usesed)
One climbing Sherpa to each member
Equipment, allowance and wages for Base Camp cook and helpers
Heli rescue insurance for high altitude staffs (Sherpa, cook, helper, porter)
Farewell dinner in Kathmandu
Nepali entry Visa fee
Meal (Lunch and dinner) during stay in Kathmandu
Special permit for (filming, camera, and drone)
Personal Insurance (Travel, high altitude, accident, medical and emergency rescue)