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Ama Dablam Expedition

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$4900 PP

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  • Duration: 22 Days
  • Best Time: Autumn and Spring
  • Max Elevation: 6,812
  • Group Size: Min 2
  • Trip Grade: Strenuous

Ama Dablam Expedition

The Ama Dablam Expedition is an exhilarating adventure to the beautiful snow-capped peak situated south of Mount Everest and Mount Lhotse in the Khumbu region. With its signature pyramid shape resembling a valley or meadow, and a peak that stands tall, Ama Dablam has earned the nickname “Matterhorn of the Himalaya.” Known for its icy slopes, steep walls, and exposed rim, this mountain leaves a lasting impression on adventurous souls, making it a must-visit destination along the renowned trekking route to Everest Base Camp.

Highlights of the Ama Dablam Expedition include experiencing Asia’s most famous snow, rock, and ice climbing, the possibility to complete the expedition within a short period, and the awe-inspiring views of Everest and thousands of other mountain peaks. Additionally, a visit to the Sherpa community and their mountain relatives adds cultural depth to the journey in the world heritage Everest region, guided by knowledgeable Sherpas.

Highlights of Ama dablam

  • Asia’s most famous Snow, Rock and Ice climbing.
  • A Expedition you can made with short period.
  • Everest and thousands mountain peak view.
  • Experience for lifetime Adventure.
  • Sherpa and Mountains Relatives visit.
  • World heritage Everest region visiting with Sherpa guide.

Considered one of the most technically challenging peaks to climb, the Ama Dablam Expedition requires climbers to obtain a special permit from the Nepal Ministry of Tourism and be accompanied by a government-appointed liaison officer. As the third most popular Himalayan peak for permitted expeditions, Ama Dablam presents a true test for mountaineers.

On 13 March 1961, the first ascent of Mount Ama Dablam was achieved by a team comprising Mr. Mike Gill from New Zealand, Barry Bishop from the United States, Mike Ward from the United Kingdom, and Wally Romanes, also from New Zealand. The route to the Ama Dablam Expedition begins with a scenic flight to Lukla, followed by a trek through the stunning Khumbu valley, immersing you in the rich Sherpa culture. After approximately five days, you will reach the base camp of Ama Dablam. The typical climbing route takes you along the southwest ridge, combining snow, ice, and rock climbing sections with fixed anchors and ropes.

Best Season for Ama Dablam Expedition

The best time to climb Ama Dablam is during the autumn season, from early September until December. Climbers have the highest chance of reaching the summit during this time. While some people also choose to climb in the spring, there is a lower chance of success.

Beyond the thrill of climbing, the Ama Dablam route offers one of the world’s best trekking experiences as it brings you in close proximity to the mighty Mount Everest and provides breathtaking views of three other towering Himalayan peaks from the summit of Ama Dablam. The ideal time to embark on the Ama Dablam Expedition is during autumn, from October to mid-November, when the chances of rainfall are low, ensuring favorable climbing conditions.


We Have 3 types Amadablam Expedition Package

For further information, details, and the cost regarding the Ama Dablam Expedition, please reach out to Great Panorama Treks.


Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu. Welcome Dinner with a climbing guide and expedition tea.

Group arrival in TIA and take to hotel by our airport representative and short brief about trip Climbing amadablam expedition. Evening take to Nepali cultural program show and dinner.

Day 2-3 In Kathmandu preparation for Ama Dablam Expedition and brief by our travel operator and climbing Sirdar.

Trip preparation and checking climbing gear if time left take to some monastery for Puja worship for good weather and success climb Ama dablam.

Day 4 Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2,820m), trek to Phakding (2,640m), 4 hrs.

Flight to Lukla from Kathmandu or Rammechhap Manthali then trek to Phakding or Monjo depend flight time and weather.

Day 5 Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440m), 5 hrs.

Trek to Namche Bazaar all the way to Everest Base Camp Trek 

Day 6 Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization and excursion.

Acclimatization day at Namche hike up to Khumjung or Khunde village and back to Namche.

Day 7 Trek to Tengboche (3,867m), 5 hrs.

Trekking to Tengbuche and in Tengbuche you also take to monastery by our guide.

Day 8 Trek to Pangboche, 3 - 4 hrs.

Trek to Pangbuche very short way today but you will take by our guide little acclimatize then back to Pangbuche from Pangbuche you will go right side to the Amadablam base camp after crossing the River.

Day 9 Trek to Ama Dablam Base Camp, 3 - 4 hrs.

Trek to ABC and Amadablam.

Day 10 Collecting your equipment.

Collect all your climbing gear and check everything what you have then from Next day up to C1 for acclimatization.

Day 11 Climb up to Camp one.

Trek and climb up C1 and overnight at Ama dablam Camp one.

Day 12 Climb up to Camp two.

Climb continue Amadablam Camp two.

Day 13 Come back to Base Camp for rest.

Come back to Base camp for rest and relax.

Day 14 Rest day at Base Camp.

Whole day rest and chatting with family friend and relax.

Day 15 Climb up to Camp one.

Now you going for climb summit target to up to C1

Day 16 Climb up to Camp two.

Climb camp two for summit target.

Day 17 Try to summit and back to camp two.

Early morning you climb start with your guide and summit back to Camp 2.

Day 18 Came back to Base Camp.

Come back to Base camp.

Day 19 Trek back to Namche.

Your staff will pack up your all gears and you come back to Namche all the way back same way.

Day 20 Trek back to Lukla.

Trek back to Lukla.

Day 21 Flight back to Kathmandu.

Flight back to Kathmandu.

Day 22 Free day and farewell, departure.

Free day at Kathmandu. and we apply your successful summit certificate then we send to you at your address by post mail.

Trip Includes

  • City tour in Kathmandu/Bhaktapur/Patan.
  • Climbing guide and Climbing Sherpa.
  • Porter, Yak for carrying Expedition things.
  • Ama Dablam Expedition Climbing permit.
  • SPCC permit with tax.
  • All Tented service on Basecamp, Camp one.
  • Flight ticket Kathmandu/Lukla/Kathmandu.
  • All meal during the trek and Expedition.
  • Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu 4 nights with B/B plan.
  • Hotel accommodation on the trek.
  • Climbing Sherpa Summit bonus.
  • Climbing equipment Rope, Ice Crew and Rock bar.
  • Local community charge.
  • Garbage deposit tax.
  • Insurance for climbing guide staff.
  • Emergency rescue manages (pay by your insurance).
  • All ground transfer.

Trip Excludes

  • Nepal Visa Fee.
  • Food while staying in Kathmandu.
  • Tips for staff, hotel and driver.
  • Personal climbing gear.
  • Personal expenses like bar bill, laundry bill.
  • Personal climbing Assistant.

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