The Most Popular Peak Climbing in Nepal

Updated on June 22, 2024

Nepal is a beautiful garden with a mixture of high mountain peaks, low peaks, and peak suitable for climbing. Its towering peaks attract tourists. As a result, thousands of tourists come for mountaineering in Nepal. Nepal has 8 of the 14 highest mountains in the world. Due to this, Nepal is becoming famous for adventure tours. Nepal is also geographically and culturally unique. It is good to spend some time in the hustle and bustle of the undeveloped mountains, enjoying nature with nature. The experience of challenging mountain travel gives a different kind of definition to life. There can be no happier moment in life than this. Below are some of the many tips that make it easy to get on the bucket list.

Island Peak Climbing Popular Trekking peak

The island peak, known locally as Imja Tse peak, is extremely popular with adventure travelers. Located within the Everest region, the peak is breathtaking as it is a marvelous island of snow and rock surrounded by glaciers and high mountains. After returning from the Everest expedition, the team members named it Island peak after seeing it as an ice island in the ocean from the Dingboche. It offers breathtaking views of the mountains. Tourists planning to climb Mt. Everest first climb this peak. Among the challenging tourists, the introduction of Island peak is excellent. When travelers fly from Kathmandu to Lukla, they follow the usual route of Everest Base Camp Trek.

After reaching Dingboche, the journey towards Chhukung will continue. Before the island peak summit, you will spend a day preparing and training with the guide. The trip will start slowly after getting up the following day. Your goal is to set foot on the snow-capped peak before you, which is challenging. From the top of the Peak, you can see the most beautiful and rare view of the mountains. The journey then turns to Lukla via Pangboche, Namche.

Island Peak Climbing is also a difficult journey, and you need to be in good physical and mental health.

Mera peak climbing

Mera peak is a suitable trekking mountain in the Solukhumbu district of the Everest region. It is the highest peak in Nepal, from where Lhotse, Mount Everest, Kanchenjunga, Makalu, Cho you, and many other mountains above 8000 meters can be seen. Although Mera Peak is the highest peak in Nepal, it is considered an accessible peak as it is less technical than others and is easier to climb. No exceptional experience is required for Mera peak climbing. Using trekking gears can be easily summited and enjoyed to the fullest.

During this trip, you can take a short hike to Hinku valley, a low trekking area within the Makalu Region. You will walk through a forest full of bamboo trees and rhododendrons and meet the local Sherpa people in Khahare. You will spend a day there for acclimatization, climbing preparation, and training with a guide.

Mera La Three peaks (Mera North, 6,476 meters (21,247 ft); Mera Central, 6,461 meters (21,198 ft); and the direction of Mera South, 6,065 meters (19,898 ft) of Mera peak. Your journey will continue towards high camp. The next morning you will go for the ascent of Mera Peak. Although it is easy to climb, it isn't easy due to its height. When you reach the top of Mera peak, you will feel the mind-blowing view. After descending from the summit, your journey will be Khothe and turn towards Lukla.

Lobuche peak climbing

Lobuche peak is a mountain in Nepal close to the Khumbu glacier and near the Lobuche settlement. It has two prominent peaks Lobuche East peak and Lobuche West peak. Lobuche east is a trekking peak, while Lobuche west is considered an expedition peak. Lobuche peak climbing is more technical than the Island peak and Mera peak. From the summit of Lobuche peak, you can see beautiful views of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, the beautiful Khumbu village, and the mountains of the neighboring country.

Your journey will be from Kathmandu to Lukla. You will then follow the traditional Everest Base Camp Trek to Base Camp and see the majestic mountain range. You will return and spend the night in a tent at Lobuche base camp and pre-training for the peak summit. The next day, you will successfully ascend the Lobuche peak and see 360-​degree views of Mt. Everest, Lhoste, Nuptse, Kanchenjunga, Makalu, Cho yu, Ama Dablam, and other mountains above 8000 m. After this, your journey will reach Lukla via Dingboche, Namche.

You will have to travel through snow-covered roads. You will feel at ease as it is done with an experienced assistant. For this, your physical condition needs to be healthy.

Chulu East peak climbing

One of the most challenging and courageous journeys is Chulu East Peak Climbing which takes travelers who want to take any difficult trip. Chulu East Peak is a tough peak climbing task that needs good experiences of climbing other mountain peaks. From Chulu East Peak, you can observe the breathtaking view of Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Tilicho, and other 4000 m. high mountains. Unique reality and environment can be found in this place full of diversity.

It is a popular peak in the Annapurna Region. Your journey will start from Kathmandu and you will climb Chaul, Pisang, Manang, Chulu East Base Camp, High Camp, and Chulu East Peak. From the top of Chulu East Peak, you will see an unforgettable view of the unforgettable mountain peaks as well as a new feeling with the touch of the cool breeze blowing on the top of the mountain. You will also see the scene of the Annapurna Massif. After spending some time there, your journey turns to Pokhara via Manage, Phedi, Thorongla Pass, Muktinath, and Jomsom.

You have to travel uphill and downhill roads to reach the destination by crossing forests, riverbanks, villages, ponds, etc. For this, it is necessary to have the experience of walking. The body of traverals should also be agile and healthy.

 Tent peak climbing

Tent Peak Climbing, which is also prominent as Tharpu Chuli Peak Climbing, is an attractive journey within the Annapurna Massif Area. This Peak Climbing requires ice climbing types of equipment, and on the journey, travelers get a chance to see the most enchanting Annapurna massif views, beautiful glaciers, ridges, and the beauties of the Annapurna region. Travelers also can see the Mt. Dhaulagiri range while on the way to tent peak.

Your journey begins with a tour of the beautiful cities of Kathmandu and Pokhara, including their religious and cultural heritage. From there, your journey continues to Nayapool, Tikhedhunga, Ghorepani, Poonhill, Chomrong, Dovan, Machhapuchhre base camp, Annapurna base camp, tent peak base camp, and high camp. You also have to use equipment and gear to go to high camp. Here, in addition to preparing for tomorrow's summit, the passengers are also given pre-training.

Passengers from High Camp, Mt. Himchuli, Mt. Annapurna, Machhapuchhre, and many more peaks. You will get up early the next morning and ascend to the summit, and after reaching the peak, you will forget and enjoy everything in the presence of beautiful views of mountains, rivers, glaciers, and diverse landscapes. This is a unique experience in life. After settling for a while, your journey turns downhill. Continue on through Bamboo, Jhino Dada, Naya Pool, and then turn towards Pokhara.

Since tent peak climbing is a technical journey, travelers have to start the journey with prior preparation. You need to keep your body fully active, healthy, and fit. Embracing the challenges and moving forward is the success of a traveler.

Pisang Peak climbing

Pisang Peak (Jong Ri) is a pyramid-shaped trekking peak over the village of Pisang in the Annapurna Circuit trek within the Manang District in the northern part of Nepal. This climb is less technical and a little easier. This peak is also one of the best peak Climbing in Nepal. All travelers traveling to the Annapurna region seem to want to reach this peak summit. On this trip, you can experience special experiences like visiting religious sites, the biodiversity of the Annapurna area, Thorong La Pass, apple production in Mustang, etc. From Pisang peak, you will see the beautiful and rare Annapurna Massif, the white snow-covered Dhaulagiri massif, Ganesh Himal, the Tibetan plateau, Gyani peak, Larkey peak, Annapurna range, Kang Guru Peak, Tilocho peak, Lamjung Himal, Annapurna ii, and other peaks. 

For Pisang peak climbing, the journey starts with sightseeing of Kathmandu city and Bhulbhule, Chame, Dharapani, Pisang base camp, Pisang high camp, and Pisang peak summit. The roads here are rocky and covered with snow. On the day of acclimatization at High Camp, you can learn how to use climbing gear, learn climbing techniques, and see the surroundings full of natural beauty. The next day, Get up early in the morning and start your hiking toward the Pisang peak. The journey to the destination should be made successful by overcoming the challenges. You can relax for a while by observing the beautiful mountain views, rivers, and lakes from the top of the destination. Then your journey descends to Pokhara via Manang, Yakkharka, Thorongla Phedi, Muktinath, and Jomsom.

On this trip, you will cross a colorful area covered with different species of birds and rhododendron. Gurung, Thakali, and Manange's village home, lifestyle, tradition, and culture make the journey even happier.

Pikey Peak climbing

Pikey Peak is closest to Kathmandu and has been recently developing as a new destination for peak climbing. The Pikey Peak Climbing, which can be done in a short time with less number of tourist arrivals, is also uncomplicated than other peak climbing. Ordinary hiking is also treated as an accessible peak for travelers. It is also an excellent peak climbing destination within the Everest region.  This trip provides an opportunity to observe various Buddhist stupas and Gompas. Pikey Peak offers breathtaking views of Number Mountain, Mount Everest, and other above 8000m high mountains.

You can use different routes for Pikey Peak climbing. According to our itinerary, your journey starts by alerting the places of cultural and religious significance around Kathmandu valley, then continues to travel to Dhap, Japre, Pikey Peak base camp, and then reaches the top of Pikey Peak. On the day before the peak summit, a discussion about equipment, techniques, and training for peak climbing is handled by the guide. On the next morning, the head of the top of the peak conquers. From the top of the peak, you will see the magnificent sunrise views as well as the self-forgetting shapes of the glaciers, peaks, and mountain range. After some time of staring from the top of the peak, the journey continues towards Loding, Junibei, Phaplu, Salleri, and back to Kathmandu.

The ups and downs of the place, the gurgling streams, and the colorful rhododendron flowers blooming all over the cliffs, the beautiful scenery, and the love of the locals make this trip even more unique.

Yala Peak climbing

'Yala Peak climbing' is treated as easy peak climbing compared to the other Nepali Himalayas, which is freely possible even for beginner travelers without any specific experiences. The Yala Peak is a mountain that falls in the Langtang Region of Nepal and is in the northwest direction of Kathmandu. 'Yala Peak' is placed at an altitude of 5500m above sea level. It is also a non-technical type of Mountain climbing trek. From the summit of Yala Peak, travelers will see glimpses of places of importance and existence like Shishapang, Gangchempo, Langtang Lirung, and Dorje Lakpa. The famous and important landslide of 'Tsergo Ri' is also close to Yala Peak.

Yala Peak starts from Kathmandu and takes you to Yala Peak Summit via Kramus Saprubesi, Lama Hotel, Fun Langtang Village, Kyanjin Gompa, and the surrounding scenic terrain, Yala High Camp. Spend the night in a tent at the Yala High Camp and enjoy the breathtaking views of the Langtang Mountain Range, Yala Peak, and other mind-blowing landscapes. Peak climbing exercises, equipment, and techniques are discuss and practiced at the high camp in next day. Get out of bed early the next morning and begin the adventure toward Yala Peak summit. After the descent, take some time to take pictures of the peak, get lost in the beautiful scenery, and, after a happy moment exchange, you can reach Kathmandu via Yala peak high camp, kyangjin Gompa, Lama hotel, and Syabrubeshi.

Dhampus Peak Climbing

Dhampus Peak climbing, also known as Thapa Peak climbing, falls under the Annapurna region. It is a moderate type of adventure trip. It is also a matter of good fortune to see the amazing view of the peaks seen from the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges at the same time. Dhampus is a beautiful little village. From Dhampus Peak, the traveler will see snow-capped peaks, more than 30 large and tall white shining peaks, and especially the breathtaking views of the Tukuche and Dhaulagiri mountains from nearly.

Dhampus's peak climbing journey begins with a tour of places of historical and religious significance around Kathmandu. The journey continues with a strong desire toward Beni, Tatopani, Ghasa, Larjung, Marpha, Yak kharka, Dhampus pass, and the top of Dhampus peak. The journey descends after taking some moments to observe and take pictures of the most enchanting scenery from the top of the peak.  After continuously crossing Kalopani, Tatopani, Beni, and Pokhara, the journey ends in Kathmandu. There is a famous hot water pond in a place call Tatopani where various diseases are cure by bathing.

Dhampus peak climbing is a memorable, less challenging, low-altitude peak climb. To climb this peak, the physical body of the travelers does not have very fit, unlike other Island peak climbing and Lobuche peak climbing.

Pokhalde Peak Climbing (5,806 m)

Phokalde Peak or Dolma RI peak is a mountain peak located 12 km southwest of Mount Everest. Dolma Ri Peak is also know as one of the most popular, shortest, and easiest climbing peaks within the Everest region. The top of the 5800m high Dolma Ri Mountain offers views of the most precious mountains (Makalu, Ama Dablam, and Pumori). From the base camp, take a short scramble of rock path to reach the peak. The rocky peak is rarely covere with snow during the season of excursion. In spite of this, travelers can climb the peak without plenty of technical difficulties and see the scenery of the popular mountains, especially in the east, west, north, and south directions of the 5,800 m high mountains.

Your Pokhalde peak climbing journey begins with exploring the beautiful city of Kathmandu. On this journey, travelers reach Lukla from Kathmandu, observing the spectacular view of nature from the sky by airplane. And proceed by following the traditional routes of the Everest base camp trek. Traveling to Lobuche, take the Kang-la pass to Pokhelde Base Camp. If you can manage an extra 2 or 3 days, you can also include Kalapattar and Everest base camp in your trip.

Pokhalde Peak Climbing and its challenge

The top of the peak can summit after climbing the Pokhalde Base Camp to the High Camp. 'Preparations and pieces of training' require for the peak summit for the travelers are did by the guide in Pokhalde high camp. The journey starts by getting up early in the morning of the peak summit day. After a short observation from the top of the peak, the journey descends toward Dingboche and reaches Kathmandu via Tengboche, Namche, and Lukla, respectively.

The rhododendron flowers, the mountain animals, the rugged paths, the snow-capped peaks, the rivers, the lakes, the cultured villages, the local settlements and lifestyles, the religious monasteries, and many other remarkable things make this adventure attractive. 'Pokhelde peak' is very popular as a commercial tourist peak in Nepal and traveler climbed without crampons and ice axes.

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