When it comes to adventure tourism activities in Nepal, we cannot forget peak climbing trips. The majestic mountain peaks in the Himalayas offer an amazing adventure experience of climbing. When we talk about climbing mountain peaks, we are talking about some 6,000-meter peaks which are less challenging than the expedition peaks. This article gives you some information about the top three peak climbing adventures in Nepal.
The Himalayan range in Nepal has many mountains that tower above 6,000 meters, and some of those mountains are climbing peaks. In the Nepali adventure tourism industry, these peaks are popular as trekking peaks. These peaks are only a day trek and climb up from the base camp or high camp and do not involve many technicalities. Of many beautiful peaks that offer climbing adventure, we are writing about the top three here.
Top Three Peak Climbing adventures in Nepal
Let’s take a look at these amazing mountain peaks in the Himalayas which can be your next adventure.
Island Peak Climbing
Island Peak is one of the most popular peak climbing adventures in the Himalayas. The Island Peak Climbing adventure takes you to the summit of the 6,189-meter peak, which is originally known as Imja Tse.
While you are on this peak climbing adventure, you will also trek to the Everest base camp as an acclimatization trip. Although trekking to the base camp is not an absolute necessity while on this climbing trip, we recommend you to include it. You will also get to experience the most popular trekking adventure in the Himalayas.
For many reasons, Island Peak is not only the famous peak in the Everest region but also in the entire Himalayas. It certainly deserves to be one of the top three peak climbing adventures in Nepal.
Mera Peak Climbing
The beautiful Mera peak is another popular mountain that climbers choose to go to. This mountain is also in the Everest region but you do not need to trek to the base camp of Mt. Everest. While you are on this climbing adventure, you will fly to Lukla and take the route toward Hingku valley.
Climbing this 6,476-meter high mountain in the Himalayas is an absolutely beautiful adventure. Although it is a challenging adventure, you do not need to be a highly experienced climber to summit this mountain. Your enthusiasm to enjoy the climb and some climbing training will help you to reach the top of the peak.
Although there is another popular peak in the Everest region, Lobuche Peak, we want to talk about a beautiful peak in the Annapurna region in this list. The Pisang Peak Climbing adventure is a thrilling climb of the 6,091-meter high mountain in the Annapurna region.
To go on the climbing adventure of the peak, you follow the Annapurna Circuit Trekking trail initially. Later, you take the route towards Pisang Peak from the village called Pisang along the trail. This peak is certainly one of the popular and beautiful mountains for climbing adventures in the Himalayas in Nepal.
Although there are other peaks that offer incredible climbing adventure experiences, we have chosen these three peaks in two different regions. Each climbing adventure has a unique charm and experience to offer.
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