Tourism

Major High Peaks in Nepal

Nepal has many high, beautiful and attractive mountains, out of thirty one mountain peaks over 7,600 meters in the world, twenty two lie in Nepal. Further, among the fourteen snow-topped mountains over 8,000 meters in the world, eight are located in Nepal with the highest peak Sagarmatha (Everest) 8,848 meter situated in the region. 

 

SN. Name of Peak Location (Zone) Altitude
1 Sagarmatha Sagarmatha 8848 m (29028 ft)
2 Kanchanjunga Mechi 8586 m (28208 ft)
3 Lhotse Sagarmatha 8516 m (27809 ft)
4 Yalung Kang  Mechi 8505 m (27904 ft)
5 Makalu Koshi 8463 m (27807 ft)
6 Chooyu Sagarmatha 8201 m (26906 ft)
7 Dhawalagiri I Dhawalagiri 8167 m (26795 ft)
8 Manaslu Gandaki 8163 m (26760 ft)
9 Annapurna I Gandaki 8091 m (26843 ft)
10 Nuptse I Sagarmatha 7855 m (25771 ft)
11 Ganesh Himal Bagmati 7429 m (24373 ft)
12 Langtang Lirung Bagmati 7234 m (23734 ft)
13 Gauri Shankar Janakpur 7134 m (23406 ft)
14 Api Mahakali 7132 m (23399 ft)
15 Machapuchhre  Gandaki 7059 m (21159 ft)