Mt. Amadablam Expedition

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Mt. Amadablam Expeditions at 6,814 meters, named derived from Tibetan word meaning “Mother with a Jewel Box”, one can observe carefully from its South Western Face just near the neck of the peak a large chunk of ice lies hanging like a small jewel box.

Mt. Amadablam is one of the most magnificent peaks in all Himalaya, located in the heart of Everest's around Khumbu region, close to the main trail to Everest Base Camp, this mountain is admired and respected by thousand of trekkers and climbers every year. This expedition offers a superb climbing experience in a magnificent setting, with numerous culture and scenic diversions. The mountain's 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.

Unique Path to Mt. Amadablam Expeditions leads to Imjatse high valley where this majestic mountain stands, after a scenic flight to Lukla and then reaching at famous Namche Bazaar with rest and acclimatization here heading higher area to Thyangboche Monastery through beautiful woodlands lined with rhododendron and pine trees, this awesome spot offering tantalizing scenery of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Thamasarkhu, Kwangde, Kangtenga and the magnificent Mt. Amadablam at close distance , with a visit of monastery and getting blessing from the high priest lama, walk leads towards Pangboche where the route to Amadablam diverts from the main trail to Everest Base Camp.

To make Unique Path Amadablam Expeditions we have set the itinerary flexible with more acclimatization days and to make the most of this beautiful region with a trek to Everest base camp and climb of Kalapatthar at 5,545 meters high with more scenic views of this amazing country, walk leads past Dingboche, Lobuje. Gorakshep to reach at famous and popular Everest base camp at 5,367 meters with views of awesome Khumbu ice falls and glaciers and the returning with a climb of Kalapatthar top and back to Pangboche village via Pheriche valley.

From Pangboche heading for the highlight of this adventure to Mt. Amadablam base camp at 4,580 m high, a wonderful spot a large valley with awesome views of surrounding high peaks including Mt. Everest and as far to Mt. Pumori, at base camp rest with final preparation for the climb.

Unique Path route will be by classic original from Unique South West Ridge. This provides a superb climb, s at a practical level of difficulty and with good camp platforms at considered points along the route. Apart from one short section it is impartially very safe.

Advance or High camp at 5, 450 m high will be set after base camp to make this climb more accessible and quicker and for safety, here climber will be divided to set up further higher camp I and camp II for the final summit bid, Unique Path Mt. Amadablam Expeditions with 14 days to climb the summit top, during this days, ferry of load to designated camp sites.

After a great and adrenaline climb to the summit with tremendous support of Unique Path expert mountaineering guides with mind blowing views of surrounding high valley of Khumbu and tall towering surrounding peaks, descent back to base camp for clean up and packing and then heading back to Lukla for the scenic flight back to Kathmandu after an overwhelming adventure and with experience of a life time with great team of staff support and management of Unique Path Treks & Expeditions.

Trip Facts

  • Country Nepal
  • Destination Mt.Amadablam Expedition
  • Duration 34 days
  • Activities Lodge & Camping (on climbing period)
  • Grade ModerateLearn
  • Best Season April, May & September to November
  • Group Size Min. 2 and Max 15
  • Altitude Max. 6814m
  • Starts/Ends Kathmandu (Capital of Nepal)
  • Accommodation Three nights 3 stars hotel in Kathmandu on BB plan & mountain lodge( Tea-house ) in trekking.
  • Meals Included Breakfast in Kathmandu / Full board in Trekking (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
  • Transportation Tourist Bus (Kathmandu-Kathmandu)

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  • Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu 1,300m and transfer to hotel.
  • Day 2: In Kathmandu preparation for the trek and climb.
  • Day 3: Fly to Lukla 2,800 m & 3 hrs walk to Phakding 2,652m.
  • Day 4: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440 m - 06 hrs.
  • Day 5: Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization.
  • Day 6: Trek to Thyangboche 3,867m -05 hrs.
  • Day 7: Trek to Dingboche 4,343m -05 hrs.
  • Day 8: Trek to Lobuche 4,930m - 05 hrs.
  • Day 9: Trek to Gorakshep 5,140m / Everest Base Camp 5,360m.
  • Day 10: Hike to Kalapatthar 5,545m trek to Pangboche 3,900 m- 06 hrs.
  • Day 11: Trek to Amadablam Base Camp 4, 580 m - 04 hrs.
  • Day 12: Rest day at Base Camp preparation for the climb.
  • Day 13: Trek & Climb to High Camp 5, 450 m - 04 hrs.
  • Day 14-27: Ascent of Amadablam summit at 6,814 m, climbing period for 14 days with acclimatization, and setting Camp I - II all should be back at base camp on Day 27
  • Day 28: At Amadablam Base Camp clean up and final packing.
  • Day 29: Trek back to Thyangboche - 05 hrs.
  • Day 30: Trek to Monjo 2,830 m - 06 hrs.
  • Day 31: Trek back to Lukla - 04 hrs.
  • Day 32: Fly to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
  • Day 33: Kathmandu to submit climbing and optional sightseeing tour.
  • Day 34: Transfer to airport for international departure.

Note: Above itinerary can be designed along your preferences. Please let us know whether you would like to make a shorter or longer. If you would like to stay more than 21 days, you can do city guided tour in Kathmandu, white water rafting, jungle safari etc. Please, let us know, we will follow accordingly. Extend your trip (For the extension options, please click here).

Trekking Boot One Pairs
Thick Socks 4 Pairs
Light Socks 3 Pairs
Camp Shoes 1 Pair
Sandals 1 Pair
Sleeping Bag(4seasons) 1
Down Jacket 1
Daypack 1
Water Bottle 1
Sun Cream  
Flashlight Witd Spare Bulbs, Batteries, Lip Salve, Gaiters.  
Down Or Fiber Filled Waterproof Jacket And Trousers 1
Fleece Jacket Or Pullover 1
Warm Cotton Trousers 2 Pairs
Shirts And T-Shirts 4 Pieces
Lightweight Cotton Long Pants 3 Pairs
Long Under Wear 2 Pieces
Short Under Wear 4 Pieces
Sun Hat Or Scarf 1
Woolen Hat 1
Sunglasses 1
Lightweight Gloves 1
Rain Coat 1
Heavyweight Gloves Or Mittens Witd A Waterproof 1
Insect Repellent
Toilet Articles
Note Book & Pen
Toilet Roll
Laundry Soap
Pocket Knife
Sewing Kit
Cards And Personal Medical Kit
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