Expedition in Nepal

Expedition in Nepal

nepal expedition Expedition or Mountaineering in Nepal is one of the most attraction and courage experience rather than adventure and high altitude trekking. Nepal is blessed and homeland of the 8 highest peaks of world of above 8000m among of 14 highest peaks i.e. Mt. Everest (8,848m), Mt. Kanchenjunga (8,586m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516m), Mt. Makalu (8,463m), Mt. Cho-Oyu (8,201m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167m), Mt. Manaslu (8,163m) Mt. Annapurna (8,091m) respectively. These are the main point of attraction for climbers and mountaineering from around the world. The magnificent tumble of great snow summits, the highest mountains of the world or great ridges carpeted in alpine flowers, forests of rhododendron, isolated hamlets, villages, small mountain towns, birds, animals, temples, monasteries and many more different people etc. This beautiful tiny Himalayan country Nepal is one of the paradises that have met anyone who wish to conquer high mountains by their own foot. Mountaineering in Nepal has relied heavily on the progress and inspiration developed by various expeditions to Everest. Most of the attraction of Nepal in the early days resulted from the discovery that the highest peak in the world laid within the forbidden and isolated kingdom.  Please click here for Mountaineering permit information of Nepal.

Expedition in Nepal

Royalty fees of ExpeditionRealizing mountaineering as the back-bone of Nepal’s tourism industry, the Government of Nepal has made following decisions in a bid to make mountaineering royalty fee competitive amongst the neighboring countries,

Mt. Everest Expedition (8,848m)Mt. Everest is also called Chomolangma Peak in Tibetan, Sagarmatha in Nepali, Chajamlungma in Limbu and Zhumulangma Peak in Chinese. It is the highest mountain on this Earth as measured by the height from the above sea level.

Kanchenjunga Expedition (8,586m)Mt. Kangchenjunga is the third highest mountain of the world, which means "The Five Treasures of Snows". This mountain contains five peaks of which four of them are over 8,450 meters from the sea-level located at longitude 27º 42' North and 88º 08' East in the eastern part of Nepal.

Lhotse Expedition (8,516m)Mt. Lhotse is located between the Khumbu region of Nepal and Tibet at the longitude: 86.56.03 and latitude: 27.57.45. It is the fourth highest mountain in the Himalayas of the world. Its long east-west crest is located to the south of Mount Everest and the summits of the two mountains

Makalu Expedition (8,481m)Mt. Makalu is the fifth highest mountain in the world and is located 22 km (14 mi) east of Mount Everest on the border between Nepal and China. It is an isolated peak whose shape is a four-sided pyramid. It has two notable subsidiary peaks.

Dhaulagiri Expedition (8,167m)Mt. Dhaulagiri is the seventh highest mountain of the world in the North central region of Nepal in the Dhaulagiri Zone. It lays to the north-west of Pokhara and to the east of the Annapurna Himalayas range. Dhaulagiri means "White Mountain".

Manaslu Expedition (8,163m)Mt. Manaslu (8,163) is the high peak of the Gorkha mountains massif and is the eighth highest mountain of the world. It is located in the Mansiri Himal, part of the Nepalese Himalayas of about forty miles east of Annapurna ranges.

Annapurna I Expedition (8,091m) Mt. Annapurna I located in the east of a great gorge cut through the Himalaya Mountains by the Kali Gandaki River which separates it from Dhaulagiri massif. It is 10th Highest Mountain of the world. In a Sanskrit, Annapurna means “full of food” and normally translated as goddess of the Harvests.

Amadablam Expedition (6,812m) Mt. Ama Dablam is located in the eastern parts of Nepal of Khumbu region. Ama Dablam means "Mother's necklace"; the long ridges on each side like the arms of a mother (Ama) protecting her child and the hanging glacier thought of as the Dablam the traditional double-pendant

Himlung Himal Expedition (7,126m)Himlung Himal is one of the recently opened peaks for climbing and is located in the Peri Himal ranges between Mt. Manaslu and Annapurna ranges. This expedition takes you through remote villages Nepal and Tibet border by passing through two interesting Tibetan villages of Nar and Phu.

Pumori Expedition (7,161m) Mt. Pumori lies in the Khumbu region just eight kilometers to the west of Mount Everest just nearby the Tibet border. Often, it is also known as "Unmarried Daughter" or “Everest’s daughter” in the Sherpa dialect.

Putha Hiunchuli Expedition (7,246m)Mt. Putha Hiunchuli lies in the western most peak of Dhaulagiri range and referred to as Dhaulagiri VII. It is one of the most beautiful mountains of 700om in compare to other mountains of Nepal. This mountain was first climbed in 1954 by Jimmy Roberts.

Tilicho Peak Expedition (7,134m)Tilicho Peak lies in the north-west of Annapurna ranges and highest lake of the world Tilicho Lake. It is little bit hard to climb rather than the other mountains having height of the around 7000m. The peak was discovered in 1950 by the team led by Maurice Herzog

Dorje Lakpa Expedition (6,966m)Dorje Lakpa is located in the Jugal Himal (Nepal), east of the Langtang Valley and south of Shishapangma (Tibet); which is also visible from Kathmandu valley. It has an elegant pyramid-shaped figure and is an ideal target for photographers and mountaineers.

Ganesh Himal Expedition (7,422m) Ganesh Himal is located in North-central part of Nepal with some of its peak lie on the border of Tibet. It is a sub-range of the Himalayan mountain range. Ganesh Himal separates Trisuli Gandaki valley to the east of Langtang Himal, Budhi Gandaki valley and the Shyar Khola valley on the west of Sringi Himal and Mansiri Himal. It lies about 70km north-west of Kathmandu.

Baruntse Expedition (7,129m)Baruntse is located in the eastern part of Nepal in the Khumbu region. It is crowned by four peaks and bounded on the south by the Hunku Glacier, Barun Glacier on the east and Imja Glacier on the north-west. Mt. Baruntse was first climbed May 30, 1954 via the south ridge by Colin Todd and Geoff Harrow of a New Zealand expedition.

Nepal Expedition InformationNepal first came into world focus when Tenzing Norgay Sherpa of Nepal and Sir Edmund Hillary of New Zealand conquered Mt. Everest in 1953. Ever since, there have been countless expeditions heading off to the Himalayas.

Gyajikang Expedition (7,038m)Mt. Gyajikang lies in Peri Himal north east of Manang and is opened only after 2002 for climbing. This expedition takes you through remote Tibetan setting villages Bhotia people of Nar and Phu, near to Nepal & Tibet boarder in the most north of Manang.

Tukuche Peak (6,920m) ExpeditionMt Tukuche peak is situated in the Dhaulagiri range on the northern side of the wildest valley of Nepal (hidden valley) and along with Kaligandaki River flow its bottom. It is becoming one of the popular peaks in the area.

Thapa peak / Dhambus Peak (6,012m) ExpeditionThapa or Dhambus Peak is situated in the Dhaualagiri region the northern side of the wildest valley of Nepal (hidden valley) and along with Kaligandaki River flow its bottom. It is an interesting peak for climbers in the North-East of the big Dhaulagiri massif.

Kang-Guru Himal Expedition (6,981m)Kang-Guru peak is located in Peri Himal between Annapurna ranges and Manaslu of Nar-Phu valley, above the tree line on the upper limit of cultivation in the north of Manang. Apart from the odd researcher and climbing expeditions permitted to climb Mt. Kang Guru

Tawoche Peak Expedition (6,542m) Tawoche Peak lies in the Mahalangur Himalayan range of Khumbu Himal. It is rocky, icy and technically competent mountain. The climbers should posse’s skills and knowledge of climbing through steep rock and hard compact ice.

Churen Himal Expedition (7,371m)Churen Himal (7,385m) lays western part of Nepal to the north of Dhorpatan and west of Mt. Dhaulagiri which is completely unbeaten path of Nepal with lofty beauty of nature including various orchids, flora, fauna, full of rivers and fast glacier streams, majestic view of Himalaya and wild valleys

Saribung Peak Climbing (6,328m)Saribung Peak is newly explored peak climbing in Nepal. It is challenging and very popular trekking trail with beaten track and difficult pass. Saribung peak is located in remote parts of Mustang region of Damodar Himal, close to the border of China (Tibet).