Mount Ama Dablam Expedition is an expedition in one of the prettiest mountains in the world. Ama Dablam means ‘mother’s necklace’. The mountain looks like a baby hanging around a mother’s neck and mother is protecting the baby. Mount Ama Dablam (6812m) remains the dominant mountain on the eastern side during the classic Everest Base Camp Trek. Mount Ama Dablam was first climbed on 13 March 1961 by a team led by New Zealander climber Mike Gill and is considered as third most popular Himalayan peak expedition in Nepal.
The expedition starts with an exciting flight to Lukla from Kathmandu- the capital city of Nepal. After that, you will trek to the base camp of Mount Ama Dablam before reaching the top of this mountain. Then, you will retrace the path to Lukla before flying back to Kathmandu.
The expedition package not only provide you with the thrilling experience of the mountain but it has a lot more to offer you. You will enjoy the unique mountain terrain, gushing river and the alpine vegetation while on the way and back to Mount Ama Dablam. Besides, you will witness the way of lives of locals as you will be crossing the adequate number of settlements during this trip. Apart from this, you will be trekking through Sagarmatha National Park which is a home of various species of flora and fauna. Some of the faunas are also of endangered species such as Snow Leopard, Musk deer including others.
The suitable months to go for Mount Ama Dablam Expedition are April to May and September to October.
Nepal Peak Adventure organize this expedition for the climbers with efficiency. We have locally employed crew who have recognized the mountains better than anybody else and can make a wise decision in need. Besides, our team is certified and trained for the expedition to take you the top of this fascinating mountain of Khumbu region. If you are planning to go for the expedition of your lifetime, remember us to take you to the destination of your dream.
Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival (1400m)
Day 02 - 03: Complete administrative procedures and expedition preparation in Kathmandu (1400m)
Day 04: Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2610m) – Half an hour flight and 3/4 hour trek
Day 05: Trek to Namche Bazar (3440m) – 5/6 hour
Day 06: Acclimatization day Namche (3440m)
Day 07: Trek to Tengboche (3867m) – 6/7 hour
Day 08: Trek to Pangboche (3985m) – 3/4 hour
Day 09: Trek to Ama Dablam Base Camp – (4570m) 2/3 hour
Day 10 - 24: Climbing Period (Highest elevation 6812m)
Day 25: Trek back to Tengboche (3867m) – 3/4 hour
Day 26: Trek to Namche Bazar (3440m) – 6/7 hour
Day 27: Trek to Lukla (2860m) – 6/7 hour
Day 28: Fly to Kathmandu (1400m) – half an hour flight
Day 29: Free day at Kathmandu. (1400m)
Day 30: Final Departure
Arrival airport pick-up and transfer to your hotel
Welcome dinner with live Nepali cultural program and farewell dinner.
2 Nights at a 3-star standard accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
Kathmandu- Lukla- Kathmandu flight, airport tax, and domestic transfer
Teahouse/Mountain Lodge and tent accommodation during the expedition
All meals during the expedition
Expenses of Climbing Crews:
Guide: Government certified experienced, fluent English speaker, first aid and eco trained expedition guide.
Assistant Guides: We provide an assistant guide as per the group size to support wherever necessary
Porters: We provide porters as per the necessity to carry your stuff.
All Necessary Climbing Permit Charge and Sagarmatha National Park Fee
All Government and Local body taxes as applicable
Down Jacket and sleeping bags (upon request)
A duffle Bag (for the expedition purpose only) and a T-shirt (as a souvenir)
Trekking map and certificate expedition completion
Group medical Kit Box (Diamox and other first aid medicine carried by a guide)
The arrangement of Emergency Helicopter evacuation service which will be paid by your travel insurance company
Final departure transfer
International flight to Kathmandu and return ticket from Nepal.
Your meal at Kathmandu besides welcome dinner, farewell dinner, and breakfast
The entire cost of beverages (except hot drinks mentioned in the inclusion list), mineral water and beer, etc. while on the treks
Travel insurance (must include Helicopter evacuation)
Tipping to the expedition crew
Expedition equipment of personal nature
Items not included in the inclusion list comes under your expenses