The Ama Dablam is situated in the Khumbu region (Mahalangur Himal) and is one of the most spectacular Himalayan peak. Its main peak is 6'812 m and the lower western peak 5'563 metres high. The Ama Dablam is situated in the Sagarmatha Nationalpark and dominates the eastern sky for anyone trekking to the Mount Everest base camp.
First ascent: 13.03.1961 by Mike Gill (NZ), Barry Bishop (USA), Mike Ward (UK) and Wally Romanes (NZ) via the southwest ridge.
Nepal 1967, Ama Dablam.
The stamp was issued in the series "International Tourism Year".
Nepal 1973, Aerogramme.
The image of the imprinted stamp is showing a view from Syangboche (3'780 m) towards the Ama Dablam (right), Lhotse (middle) and the summit of Mt. Everest at the left behind the Nuptse ridge.
Nepal 1989, Ama Dablam.
Indonesia 1998, Ama Dablam (left) and Puncak Jaya 4'884 m (Indonesia).
Maldives 2002, Ama Dablam "International Year of Mountains".
The stamp was issued in the series "International Year of Mountains".
St. Vincent & the Grenadines 2002, Ama Dablam
São Tomé and Príncipe 2016
A portrait of the Dalai Lama, in the background the Potala Palace in Lhasa and the summit of Ama Dablam.
The stamp was issued in the series "Famous Nobel Price winners".