Ama Dablam Expedition
Ama Dablam is, without a doubt, one of the world stunning and impressive mountains in the Himalaya. This expedition requires advanced techniques in mountaineering and this expedition is the third most popular Himalayan Peak for permitted expeditions.
An expedition to Ama Dablam offers superb technical climbing experience in the heart of Khumbu region just above the Tengboche Monastery on the well-worn path to Everest Base camp. Actually, Ama Dablam means, “Mother’s Necklace”. The long ridges on each side like the arms of a mother (ama) protecting her child, and the hanging glacier thought of as the dablam, the traditional double-pendant contains pictures of the gods worn by Sherpa woman. This expedition has an attractive and impressive beauty and it is the highly coveted prize for climbers. Our route will be the original line of ascent, the South West Ridge. From the summit, out of six highest peaks in the world are clearly visible of five highest peaks, Mt Lhotse, Mt Lhotse Shar, Mt Makalu, Mt Ch Oyu and Mt Everest and also the close view of Nuptse, Baruntse and Pumari.
- Walking times: average 7 to 9 hours walking per day (with several longer days up to 15 hours) for up to 28 days with some rest days included.
- Altitude: up to 6,500m.
- Terrain: you will experience a wide variety of mountain terrain from reasonable trails to crossing technical mountaineering passes and climbing to summits sometimes including use of fixed ropes.
- Remoteness: usually in more remote areas and likely to be a long distance from nearest road and facilities available in a city.
- Remoteness: usually in more remote areas and likely to be a long distance from nearest road and facilities available in a city. Of course it is very likely conditions will vary year to year but our trip gradings should give you an idea of what to expect. It is important everyone booked onto our trips should be open to new situations and ready to be flexible for any changes often involved with adventure travel. Please contact us if you have any question about our trip grades or if you need any help selecting the right trip for you.
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