Autumn / Spring
Autumn : September, October
Spring : April , May
Ama Dablam is surely one of the most beautiful of mountains and probably the most striking of views. From one angle the mountain sits serenely with its ridges extending towards you like welcoming arms whilst high on the South-West face a hanging glacier resembles a Dablam, the sacred ornamental box worn by the Sherpini, and from which the mountain takes its name.
Royalty fees etc. - Refer to the notes on expedition costs.
Cost included : Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu (as per itinerary, 3 star rating standard, B&B, twin share basis), airport transfers, full compliment of trekking crew, all meals while on trek (except alternative by choice), all necessary camping gear (including sleeping bag, down jacket), overland transportation, National Park Fees, trekking crew insurance, emergency first aid kit.
Cost not included : Extra hotel expenses, single room supplement where requested, any personal expenses (bottled soft drinks, telephone charges, video/camera fees, etc.), domestic and international airfares, medical costs (except medical attention given by trek leader), rescue charges, tips for crew (typically around NRp100 per trekking day), airport departure tax (currently NRp1100 for international destinations), Visas and visa extension costs, lunch and evening meals while in Kathmandu (except Namaste meal on first night). Any additional costs not included in quote.