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The mountains impressive beauty has made it a highly coveted prize for climbers. Since its first ascent 1961 by and Anglo-American New Zealand team, it has been climbed frequently and by many different routes.
Ama Dablam ExpeditionExpeditions route will be by the original South West Ridge. This gives a superb climb, sustained at a reasonable level of difficulty and with good camp platforms at strategic points along the route. Apart from one short section it is objectively very safe.
Ama Dablam (6,814m) situated at the top above the Imja Khola valley in the Khumbu, just above the summer settlement of Dingboche and on the south eastern area from the village of Pangboche, it is regarded as one of the most beautiful mountain in the whole of Himalaya and probably in the world. The name Ama Dablam is derived from the Tibetan language meaning Mother with a Jewel Box, one can make it out if carefully observed from its south western face just near the neck of the peak a large chunk of ice lies dangling like a small jewel box. It is becoming popular among the hardy mountaineers to summit this beautiful peak, which is much technical from either side of this mountain, perched near the Imjatse Valley and Panch Pokhari region.
Day 01 :Arrive in Kathmandu via respective airlines.
Day 02 :A day in Kathmandu preparation and paperwork formalities.
Day 03 :A day in Kathmandu checking and hiring gear.
Day 04 :Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla & trek to Phakding.
Day 05 :Trek to Namche Bazaar. 3,440m. 5-6 hrs.
Day 06 :Rest Day at Namche Bazaar.
Day 07 :Trek to Thyangboche. 3,863m. 5 hrs.
Day 08 :Trek to Pangboche 3,900 m. 2-3 hrs.
Day 09 :Trek to Ama Dablam Base Camp. 4,570m.
Day 10-23 :Ascent of Ama Dablam. Allocated 14 days for the climb to the summit.
Day 24 :Clean up at Base Camp.
Day 25 :Trek back to Pangboche. 3-4 hrs.
Day 26 :Trek back to Namche Bazaar. 5-6 hrs.
Day 27 :Trek to Lukla. 6-7 hrs from Namche.
Day 28 :Fly Lukla-Kathmandu.
Day 29 :In Kathmandu to submit Expeditions report to respective Department.
Day 30 :In Kathmandu free day at leisure.
Day 31 :Transfer to Airport for the International departure.
Raman was my guide for my 10 day base camp trek. I also had Kaka as a porter (which I would highly recommend). I was travelling as a female...Read More