Ama Dablam Expedition

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Trip Details

Start/End: Kathmandu to Kathmandu

Duration: 26 days

Difficulty: Challenging

Maximum Elevation: 6,856m (Amadablam Summit)

Best Time: October - November and March - April

Accommodation: Tea houses during the trekking & Camping during expeditions

Ama dablam one of the most technical mountain of Himalaya list in mountaineering Ama dablam one of the most technical mountain of Himalaya list in mountaineering associate office. The normal route to climb mount Ama Dablam is from its South- West ridge. Most of the mountaineering beginners start their climbing through this Mount. Ama Dablam 6,812m, Ama Dablam is a small snowcapped peak of 6,812m lying in the Everest region. This South - West ridge is the normal and most popular route to ascend the Mt. Ama DablamThis mountain is considered to be the most technical & difficult to climb. The mountaineers have to cross-difficult ice rocks and steep snow climbing one their climbing route. Mountaineers usually have to pitch 3 high camps on the mountain of mount Ama Dablam 6,812m.

To reach the first camp from base camp, the climbers have to pass the toughest and the difficult passing through the difficult saddle ridges; and then should turn to the north climbing up through the rocky ground and through the boulder. We are in Camp one now. From Camp I - one has to cross the rocky bowl and should climb the ridge via to the fixed lines to Camp II. From Camp II after crossing over severe rocks and ridge which lead you to a camp 2.The climbing route from Camp II is mostly with the steep mixed alleyways of rock, ice and snow. The route leads to the slope climb to snow ground and then passes through steep snow and ice tunnel then finally along the snow ridge go to Camp III, From here to the summit, it is steep climb on snow and ice to the right of a huge hanging glacier. From the Top of mount Ama Dablam very charming sceneries of Mount Everest 8848m, Lhotse 8516m, Island peak, Makalu 8463m , Khumbu Himalayan and rest of the snowcapped surrounded mountains can be envisioned.

Trip Itinerary

Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu(1,350m)

Day 02 : Kathmandu Sightseeing and trip preparation

Day 03 : Fly to Lukla(2,800m) and Trek to Phakding

Day 04 : Phakding to Namche Bazaar(3,440m/11,283ft), 5/6 hours

Day 05 : Namche Bazaar(3,440m)

Day 06 : Namche Bazaar to Tenboche(3,750m)

Day 07 : Tengboche to Pangboche(3,900m)

Day 08 : Acclimatization day

Day 09 : Pangboche to Ama Dablam Base Camp(4,570m)

Day 10 : Acclimatization and Pre-climb training at Ama Dablam Base Camp

Day 11 to 21 : Climbing Period of Ama Dablam

Day 22 : Trek back to Namche

Day 24 : Trek back to Lukla

Day 25 : Leisure day in Kathmandu

Day 26 : Final Departure

Trip Info

Highlights of Ama Dablam Expedition

  • Summit Mt. Ama Dablam at an elevation of 6812 meters
  • Stunning mountain range views including - Mt Everest, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Lhotse, and many other surrounding peaks
  • Experience the Tibetan influenced Sherpa’s culture and tradition
  • Summit through the technically interesting route to Ama Dablam
  • Visit the largest monastery of the Khumbu region - Tengboche Monastery  
  • Trek with highly experienced and trained sherpa guides