Mt Ama Dablam, Lying alongside Everest in the heart of the Khumbu valley, Mt. Ama Dablam (6,812m) is considered to be the prettiest mountain in the world as well as an ornament of the Himalayas in Nepal. High on her southwest face hangs a glacier like a 'Dablam' the sacred ornament box worn by ladies in the Sherpa community. It was this spectacular feature that got her the name "Ama Dablam" literarily meaning "Mother and her Necklace". That Ama Dablam, which does not even attain 7000m in elevation, is famous probably due to its strange, distinctive shape as well as its visibility from any point along Imja Khola; offering a superb diversions close view of Mt Lhotse, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Cho Oyu and Mt. Everest.
Ama Dablam gives a lasting impression on many trekkers in Nepal, as it is perhaps the most stunning mountain along the popular trekking route to Everest Base Camp. This expedition offers a superb, technical climbing experience in a magnificent setting, with numerous cultural and scenic diversions. Although the height is only 6812m Ama Dablam expedition requires steep ice, rock and snow climbing. Normally, three camps are set in Ama Dablam climbing above the base camp (4,570m), however, only two camps are used to spend the nights.
Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu International airport and meet with representative of Pink Mountain Treks and Expedition, then transfer to hotel.
Day 02:Kathmandu (1350m) sightseeing tour
Day 04:Fly to Lukla & Trek to Phakding - 2,840m/9,315ft
Day 05:Trek to Namche Bazar
Day 06:At leisure in Namche Bazar
Day 07:Trek to Thyangboche
Day 08:Thyangboche – Ama Dablam Base Camp 4600m.
Day 09:Climbing period for Ama Dablam expedition 6812m.
Day 23:Clean up Base Camp Thyangboche 3867m.
Day 24:Ama Dablam Base camp – Thyangboche.
Day 25:Thyangboche – Namche Bazaar.
Day 26:Namche Bazaar – Phakding.
Day 27:Phakding – Lukla.
Day 28:Early flight back to Kathmandu then transfer to Hotel.
Day 29:Fly out. Pink Mountain Treks and Expedition's representative will drop you at airport before Three hours of your flight schedule.Customize Trip
Day 1Arrival in Kathmandu International airport and meet with representative of Pink Mountain Treks and Expedition, then transfer to hotel.
Day 2Kathmandu (1350m) sightseeing tourAfter breakfast, proceed to sightseeing tour to heritage sites of Kathmandu. Visit to Boudhanath stupa, Pashupatinath temple, Swayambhunath Stupa and Kathmandu durbar square tour.
Preparation and Briefing for Departure to Everest Region
This day is busy day for briefing about expedition, documentation and last minute shopping and preparation for departure to the trekking and climbing route. You will be kept in get set position.
Day 4Fly to Lukla & Trek to Phakding - 2,840m/9,315ftAn early morning scenic flight to Lukla. The mountain flight over to Lukla is one of the most beautiful air routes in the world culminating in a dramatic landing on a hillside surrounded by high mountains peaks. In Lukla, we will meet our camp staff and porters.After meeting our other crew members and with some packing and arrangements, we start our trek through the prosperous village of Lukla until we reach Phakding. Phakding lies on the main trade route through the area and there are a number of clean well-built lodges where we can spend the night.
Day 5Trek to Namche BazarContinue up the banks of the Dudh Kosi, crossing it twice by small suspension bridges before reaching the village of Monjo where we will enter the Khumbu National Park. Cross the confluence of the Dudh Kosi and the Bhote Kosi on a high suspension bridge and climb steeply for about two hours to reach Namche Bazaar. This is a prosperous trading town and the capital of the Khumbu region with genuine Tibetan artifacts.
Day 6At leisure in Namche BazarWe spend a day in Namche Bazar resting and allowing our bodies to become acclimatized to the altitude of 3,450m (11,300ft).Although a leisure day, it's important not to remain idle. Health experts always recommend us to stay active and moving during the rest day too instead of being idle. We either spend the day taking a day hike to Thame or visiting Khunde or relaxing and exploring Namche Bazaar itself. Namche Bazzar is the main centre of the Everest (Khumbu) region and has government offices, ATMs, Internet cafes, shops, restaurants, a bakery and a colorful market each Friday evening and Saturday. If we trek a few hundred vertical feet during the day, it will help us to properly acclimatize. Our guides will take us to the Tourist Visitor Center near the headquarter of the Sagarmatha National Park where we can observe an assortment of things related to the first Everest ascenders, Sherpa culture and learn about the various plant and animal life of the Everest region.
Day 7Trek to ThyangbocheThe well worn Everest trail contours around the side of the valley high above the Dudh Kosi. Follow the path, savoring the first really good views of the great peaks of the Khumbu: Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse and Ama Dablam. Passing by several villages and numerous tea shops, cross the Dudh Kosi River and make a steep climb to Thyangboche, home of an impressive and newly rebuilt monastery.
Day 8Thyangboche – Ama Dablam Base Camp 4600m.
Day 9Climbing period for Ama Dablam expedition 6812m.
Day 23Clean up Base Camp Thyangboche 3867m.
Day 24Ama Dablam Base camp – Thyangboche.
Day 25Thyangboche – Namche Bazaar.
Day 26Namche Bazaar – Phakding.
Day 27Phakding – Lukla.
Day 28Early flight back to Kathmandu then transfer to Hotel.Fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla. Once back in Kathmandu, Pink Mountain Treks and Expedition will host an evening barbecue to celebrate the expedition and as a farewell party to thank the Sherpas for their support and friendship.
You can extend your trip in Nepal to explore the Jungle safari in Chitwan National park or Buddhist Pilgrimage trip to Lumbini, Birthland of Buddha or other part of Nepal's Trip or Can take your Flight to your destination.
Day 29Fly out. Pink Mountain Treks and Expedition's representative will drop you at airport before Three hours of your flight schedule.
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