Ama Dablam Base Camp

12 Days

Ama Dablam Base Camp Trek

Ama Dablam Base camp trek is another popular trek in Khumbu region, the itinerary is designed for the trekkers who has short time yet still would like to walk on the trail of Everest & see Mt. Everest without having to reach the Everest base camp. We take flight from Kathmandu to Lukla & then follow the trail to Namche Bazar, the Sherpa capital in Khumbu valley.  This trek is ultimately an easy trek which will bring us up to the altitude of 4600 m.  at the base camp of Ama Dablam.  In Sherpa culture Ama Dablam has great significance and meaning, it literally meaning as mother necklace, the hanging glacier resembles a piece of traditional Jewelry that is worn by Sherpa women which shout as Dablam.

We will get familiarize in some part of the Buddhism through the biggest monastery in Tengboche in Khumbu valley.  Throughout the trek we will get familiarized with the Sherpa culture and during the clear sky we will be bestowed by the mesmerizing view of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Kangtenga & the grand Ama Dablam Base camp. Diverse flora & fauna is another attraction of this trek.

Basic Trip Info

  • Kathmandu
  • deluxe + basic lodges as per available
  • B,L,D on trek
  • only to Service staff, self travel insurance is required.
  • You can book the trek as per your required date.


Ama Dablam holds great significance and meaning in Sherpa culture, as its name translates to “mother necklace.” The hanging glacier of Ama Dablam resembles a traditional piece of jewelry worn by Sherpa women, known as “Dablam.”

During the trek, trekkers will have the opportunity to explore the rich Buddhist heritage by visiting the largest monastery in Tengboche, located in the Khumbu valley. Immersion in the Sherpa culture is an integral part of the journey. In clear weather, breathtaking views of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Kangtenga, and the magnificent Ama Dablam Base Camp can be enjoyed.

The trek also offers encounters with diverse flora and fauna, adding to the allure of the experience. Overall, the Ama Dablam Base Camp trek provides a fulfilling and memorable adventure in the scenic Khumbu region, combining cultural exploration, natural beauty, and awe-inspiring mountain vistas.

Ama Dablam Base Camp Trek

Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, you will be greeted by our representative who will assist you with the transfer to your hotel. Take the rest of the day to relax and explore the vibrant city.

Embark on a guided tour of Kathmandu's cultural and historical landmarks. Visit UNESCO World Heritage sites such as Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, and Kathmandu Durbar Square. In the afternoon, attend a trek briefing and prepare for the Ama Dablam Base Camp trek.

Take an early morning flight to Lukla, a gateway to the Everest region. Begin your trek by descending to the Dudh Koshi River and following the trail to Phakding village. Enjoy the scenic views and settle into a teahouse for the night.

Continue trekking along the Dudh Koshi River, crossing suspension bridges and passing through pine forests. Climb uphill to Namche Bazaar, the bustling Sherpa town and a major trading hub in the Everest region. Overnight stay at a teahouse.

Spend a day in Namche Bazaar for acclimatization. Take a short hike to Everest View Hotel for stunning panoramic views of Everest, Lhotse, and Ama Dablam. Explore the lively market and visit the Sherpa Museum to learn about the local culture and mountaineering history.

Trek through rhododendron forests, enjoying the picturesque views of Everest, Nuptse, and Ama Dablam. Pass by the famous Tengboche Monastery, one of the most significant monasteries in the Everest region. Attend the evening prayers and spend the night at a teahouse.

Follow a trail that offers breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains as you make your way towards Ama Dablam Base Camp. Marvel at the majestic Ama Dablam peak and enjoy the serene beauty of the Himalayan landscape. Set up camp at the base camp and spend the night under the stars.

Take a rest day at Ama Dablam Base Camp to explore the surroundings and soak in the beauty of the Himalayas. Enjoy panoramic views of Everest, Lhotse, and other peaks. You can also interact with climbers attempting to summit Ama Dablam.

Bid farewell to Ama Dablam Base Camp and retrace your steps back to Namche Bazaar. Descend through lush forests and charming Sherpa villages, taking in the scenic landscapes along the way. Overnight stay at a teahouse in Namche Bazaar.

Continue descending from Namche Bazaar, crossing suspension bridges and passing through small villages. Reach Lukla and celebrate the completion of your trek with your fellow trekkers and guides. Overnight stay at a teahouse.

Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu and get transfer to your hotel.

One of our company member will come to your hotel and transfer you to the airport for your onward flight from Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport.

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Ama Dablam Base Camp