Ama Dablam Expedition - 36 Days

Duration: 36 Days   |  
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Very Strenuous
  • Style: Camping Trek
  • Transportation: Private Vehicle / Aeroplane
  • Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge + Camping
  • Group Size: 2 to 20
  • Max Altitude: 6,812m

Ama Dablam (6858 m) is the most eye-catching peaks in the world located in the Everest area of Nepal. The trek to Ama Dablam will allow you to see the stunning Himalayan vistas of Everest, Makalu and Lhotse. In addition, we will climb to Island Peak too to become accustomed with the atmosphere before ascending Ama Dablam. Third Eye Adventure will arrange Ama Dablam Trek via the South- West point which will allow you experience the striking vista from Ama Dablam.

Ama Dablam is one of the most challenging to ascend as trekkers need to pass all the way through difficult ice rocks and perpendicular climbing. We move ahead passing 3 high camps en route to Ama Dablam. Before moving to the first camp, the climbers have to get further on through challenging path passing all the way through the difficult edges. We get there at Camp 1 from where we will have to come crossways the rock-strewn basin and go up to the Camp 2.

After that, the trail takes you to go up to snow ground and next passes all the way via vertical snow channel. Afterward trek moves to the snow edge to arrive at Camp 3. From there we will have a vertical climb to reach Ama Dablam. Bordered snow white peaks will capture your mind from the top of Ama Dablam counting very fascinating panorama of Mount Everest, Makalu, Lhotse, Island peak, and many more.

We take delight in offering the excellent service in travel and tour and we would be dedicated to offer an unforgettable trek experience for climbing Ama Dablam.

Highlights

  • Summit of Mt. Amadablam 6812m and Island peak 6189m.
  • Summit rewards stunning views of world’s famous mountain ranges including – Mt. Mt. Everest 8848m, Mt. Lhotse 8516m, Mt. Makalu 8481m, Mt. Cho Oyu 8201m and many others.
  • Another Nepal’s popular Island Peak Climbing as an acclimatization climbing trip
  • Adventurous lodges hikes towards Everest base camp.
  • Explore beautiful Sherpa culture and their livelihood.
  • Hiking through small Sherpa villages, across the rivers, up mountain valleys.

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01 Arrive in Kathmandu

    As you reach at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu, Third Eye Adventure arranges as airport representative who will meet you and end up the formalities (Visa, etc). You just need to confirm our representative with a show board at the way in gate. You will after that shift to the hotel. In the evening, we will have a welcome dinner at a long-established Nepalese restaurant and also observe a Nepal is cultural program. Overnight in Kathmandu.

    • Max. Altitude: 1340m
    • Accommodation: Hotel
    • Food: Breakfast
    • Place: Kathmandu
  • Day 02 Kathmandu sightseeing and preparing for trek

    Today, you will go for visiting the attractions in Kathmandu. The main fascinations of the sightseeing tour are going around Kathmandu valley where you can see many age-old temples, architectures and more; going around Boudhanath which is one of the biggest Buddhist Stupa in the entire world; Swayambhunath, a renowned monkey temple falling at the hillock; Pashupatinath, a prominent Hindu temple and numerous enthralling places to visit. And many of them are enlisted in UNESCO’s world heritage list. Also, we will prepare for trek today. Overnight in Kathmandu.

    • Max. Altitude: 1340m
    • Accommodation: Hotel
    • Food: Breakfast
    • Place: Kathmandu
  • Day 03 Fly to Lukla (2800m). Trek to Phakding 4o minute filght and about 3 hours trek.

    From Kathmandu taking a gratifying flight, we will move to Lukla (2827m) early in the morning in 40 minutes. Reaching at Lukla, we set up our trek downward to reach near the Dudh Koshi River and catch up the major path to reach Namche Bazaar, located just on top of Chaunrikharka (2713m). The trail is unproblematic and walking crosswise we will reach at the tiny community of Ghat (2550m). After passing by the community, we will then take a short amble to Phakding. Overnight in Phakding.

    • Max. Altitude: 2610m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Phakding
  • Day 04 Phakding to Namche Bazaar about 6 hours trek.

    Today, we will head off from Phakding with a minor mount to Jorsale and we swing further on from a cascade. We, after that, pass by different communities and superb woodland of rhododendron, mammoth firs plus magnolia trees. Subsequently, we turn to Namche going crossways via bridges and rise some meters, an upright fall then after another steeper way up from side to side to the forest we will reach Namche bazaar. We will in our day trek for just about 4 hours and stay at lodge or guest house.

    • Max. Altitude: 3440m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Namche Bazaar
  • Day 05 Rest at Namche Bazaar

    We will have a day off from our trek in our day in Namche Bazaar to get proper adjustment at the elevation. Namche is a prosperous community positioned in a large secluded empty space. Here, from the national park headquarters located on top of the town, one can look both picturesque vistas of sunrise as well as sunset. The astonishing vista also contains wonderful outlook of the Khumbu peaks and big views of Mt Everest. Also, we can optionally stroll to Thami (3810m) on top of the stunning Bhote Khola Valley or choose for going to watch the extraordinary displays of Sherpa living and culture after having our breakfast. Overnight in Namche bazaar.

    • Max. Altitude: 3440m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Namche Bazaar
  • Day 06 Trek to Tengboche about 6 hours.

    We amble down all the way through the Khumjung area today and take a trip to the main momentous lane to Everest at Shanasa. After that, we will continue strolling to Trashinga and go downhill to go across the Dudh Koshi River lying at Phunkitenga (3250m). In the hours of daylight, today we will have a broad and straight up path passing side by side to fir, black juniper, rhododendron forest, pine, etc. that takes us to Tengboche Monastery. Adding up, we can also observe huge montains -Ama Dablam, Kantega, Mount Everest and more. Wewill stay in Tengboche tonight.

    • Max. Altitude: 3800m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    • Place: Tengboche
  • Day 07 Tengboche to Pheriche about 6 hours.

    We make a trip around the Tengboche monastery today in the early morning ahead of moving downhill passing side by side to the forest of birch, fir, juniper, rhododendron to arrive the nunnery located at Debouche. At that moment, we have stable way up only. After passing across the Imja River, the track moves ahead to the Pangboche community where we can catch the view of the dazzling peak Ama Dablam. Our way moves up through unwrapped alpine hillsides ahead of crossing the Imja River in the afternoon that takes us to Pheriche.

    • Max. Altitude: 4200m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Pheriche
  • Day 08 Pheriche to Lobuche about 5 hours.

    Today, we go away from Pheriche to Lobuche. Our trail mounts to reach the drainage of the Khumbu. After roughly an hour it commences to make way up the Khumbu Glacier’s moraine. It is Dughla for half of our way up to the moraine. Moving additionally ahead from Dughla the track without any stop takes us steeply to the crest of the moraine. The track now takes us to walk on plane way falling on the west part of the moraine sooner than arriving at Lobuche. Overnight in Lobuche.

    • Max. Altitude: 4900m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Lobuche
  • Day 09 Trek to Kalapattar (5545m.) and return back to Lobuche about 7 hours

    This is one of the pleasant days. From Lobuche, we will walk further to arrive in Gorakshep and then make our way up to Everest base camp and then to Kalapathar. In this area we will find no any hotels and lodges. That is the reason we need to return back to Lobuche to stay overnight. As soon as we arrive at Kala Patthar, we catch up a straight way up and witness the grand views of Mt Everest. We can also make out the peaks like Lingtren (6,697m), Khumbutse (6,623m), Pumori (7,145m) which divides us from Tibet. We subsequently head back to reach Lobuche to stay overnight.

    • Max. Altitude: 4900m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Lobuche
  • Day 10 Trek to Dingboche about 3 hours.

    Dingboche is an amusing spot that lets us make out arresting assortment of small grazing lands encircled by stone walls caring the crops of potatoes plus barleys from the cool winds. Overnight at tea house or lodge in Dingboche.

    • Max. Altitude: 4300m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Dingboche
  • Day 11 Dingboche to Chhukung about 4 hours.

    We today stroll to Chhukung Valley found under the rock wall that links up Nuptse with Lhotse. Chhukung is one additionally sensible alternative to go around today. You will watch the breathtaking views in this gorge; the enormous south facade of Lhotse lessening to the north, snd Island Peak to be found in the centre of the gorge and the ice walls of anonymous mountains put in a string in the southern end of the gorge. Overnight in Chhukung.

    • Max. Altitude: 4730m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Chhukung
  • Day 12 Chhukung to Island peak Base camp at 5000m about 4 hours.

    Today we will stroll all next to the Imja River to get to Pareshaya Gyab, a satisfying spot by a petite lake and with very eye-catching things to see - Nuptse-Lhotse wall plus Lhotse Glacier. We will set our camp to stay overnight in Island Peak Base Camp at the height of 5000m. We can arrange our climbing stuffs and get prepared for tomorrow’s ascend to High Camp. Overnight at camp.

    • Max. Altitude: 5000m
    • Accommodation: Camping
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Island peak Base camp
  • Day 13 High Camp 5300m about 5 hours.

    On this day, we will make our way to reach at the High Camp that lies at 5300m higher than the Island peak Base camp at 5000m. Our path is not very far-reaching one but has quite a few testing tracks. From here the snap of the enormous and snowy peaks proffer you overwhelming sense. We lay our camp here for overnight.

    • Max. Altitude: 5300m
    • Accommodation: Camping
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: High Camp
  • Day 14 High Camp to summit 6160m. Back to Base Camp

    We will start mountaineering early morning today in order to get to the peak and the path turns problematical once you enter at the bottom of the icefall lower than the peak. Great alert have got to be taken while leaving up the wall to the edge to the pinnacle lying at 6160m. After getting there to the summit, you will be mesmerized by the setting. And come back to the Base Camp. This is the most significant day of our climbing.

    • Max. Altitude: 5000m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Island peak Base camp
  • Day 15 Day 15-31: Climbing period to summit Ama Dablam.

    We will move ahead from Ama Dablam Base Camp to Camp 1 at an elevation of 5,700m all along the typical way. We will require enough time to acclimatize at Camp1. We will have two more camps higher than the camp 1 before getting to the summit. The climb is technically demanding. From Camp 1, we go after existing flat lines and after that set up new ropes where needed both for climb and drop. The way up from Camp 2 to reach Camp 3 consists of mixed snow, rock and ice. The make way up from Camp 3 to the peak is comparatively less demanding. After summating the highest point, we go back to the base camp.

    • Max. Altitude: 6812m
    • Accommodation: Camping
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: AmaDablam Base Camp
  • Day 16 Day 32: Ama Dablam Base Camp to Tengboche about 6 hours.

    On this day, we will trek to Ama Dablam base camp and then move back to Tengboche. The most exceptional part of the daytime today is reaching at the Himalayan Rescue Association clinic and knowing the emergency doctors. We are one time again in the ground of rhododendrons plus wild lives. Overnight at Tengboche.

    • Max. Altitude: 3860m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Tengboche
  • Day 17 Day 33: Tengboche to Manjo about 7 hours.

    Today we will go from Tengboche to arrive in Manjo taking up the easy path down. It is quite longer walks. After trekking to reach Namche Bazaar, we will walk more get to Manjo and stay tonight in Manjo.

    • Max. Altitude: 2640m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Manjo
  • Day 18 Day 34: Manjo to Lukla about 4 hours

    On this day, we will make our path up to the landing strip in Lukla after a little amble on the valley. Overnight in Lukla.

    • Max. Altitude: 2860m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Lukla
  • Day 19 Day 35: Lukla to Kathmandu 45 monutes flight

    Early in the morning, we will bid goodbye to Lukla and take a pictorial flight back to arrive in Kathmandu. On onset in Kathmandu we will shift back to our hotel. And, in the evening today, in Kathmandu we will together have leave-taking dinner. Overnight in Kathmandu.

    • Max. Altitude: 1340m
    • Accommodation: Hotel
    • Food: Breakfast
    • Place: Kathmandu
  • Day 20 Day 36: Fly back to your destination

    Our airport agent will take you to the Tribhuvan International Airport for your return to you home country. We will hope to see you again since we organize a lot of other peak climbing options, as well as tours, expeditions, and sports activities

    Inclusion

    • Airport Pick up and Drop as per itinerary by private car / van
    • Three nights accommodation in Kathmandu inclusive Breakfast at 2/3 star category hotel
    • All the standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during treking period.
    • AmaDablam and Island Peak Climbing permit fee
    • Full board meal during camping, prepared by our expert cook with tea & coffee
    • Local Guest house accommodation during trek and tented accommodation in climbing period
    • Twin sharing tented accommodation and equipment during the camping trek.
    • Experience and helpful trekking guide during trek and friendless porters (1 perter for two people)
    • Expert Sherpa climbing guide
    • Liaison officer
    • First aid medical kit
    • Satellite Phone (Need to pay as per usages per minute about 4$ per minute)
    • Sagarmatha National park permit fee
    • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, medicine for all staff
    • Round trip domestic airfare as per itinerary
    • General climbing equipment's (rope, ice-crew, snow bar etc.)
    • All the government tax/VAT and all necessary paper works.
    • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu Hotel
    • Nepal Visa
    • International Airfare
    • Your Travel Insurance
    • Personal climbing equipment’s
    • Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry.
    • Tips for Trekking guide, porters, Drivers
    • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section
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