This expedition is an ascent of the major Himalayan peak of Ama Dablam (6,812m).
Ama Dablam, in the Khumbu region of Nepal, is a spectacular mountain and a real challenge for a climber. From the summit it is possible to view a wonderful panorama of Cho Oyu, Everest, Makalu and Lhotse. Since the first ascent in 1961, it has been a renowned Nepalese trekking peak.
Days 1-2Depart London, Arrive KathmanduClimbing formalities at MinistryDay 3Fly to LuklaTrek to PhakdingDays 4-5Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440m)Rest day in Namche BazaarDays 6-8Trek to ThyanbocheTrek to PangbocheTrek to Ama Dablam Base CampDays 9-20Climbing periodTrek to Namche BazaarTrek to LuklaDays 21-23Fly to KathmanduFree day in KathmanduFly to London
A mountainous wonderland of culture, community and colour, there are few places in the world that you’ll feel more welcome than in Nepal. Home to the world’s highest peak and notoriously spectacular and well-trodden trekking routes, Nepal is the ideal destination for any adventure. The breath-taking scenery provides a picture-perfect backdrop for endless exploration of the fascinating culture and varied landscape, plus a chance to interact with the wonderful Nepalese people. They are proud of their country, and rightly so, always making any intrepid traveller feel at home in this beautiful slice of Asia.
Nepal is one of our favourite destinations and we’ve been working with our local teams here for many years. Our expeditions in this beautiful country provide a truly unique cultural experience with some of best landscapes the world has to offer, plus an abundance of activities which are sure to enthral. Whether it’s trekking to Everest Base Camp, a community project at a Buddhist monastery, or a jungle safari in Chitwan National Park, Nepal has something for everyone and we’ve harnessed the best of what it has to offer for our life-changing expeditions. Nepal’s flawless combination of everything that we love about expeditions promises that your first visit won’t be your last.
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