Mountains & Landscape of Nepal

Mountains of Nepal

Nepal is known as the land of the Himalayas. Himalayas is known to be the highest mountain range in the world. Nepal is a small country in land area compared to some of the world's largest countries. But, there are more than 1,300 peaks in Nepal that are above 6,000 meters. Eight of the fourteen eight-thousanders (mountains above 8,000 meter) are in Nepal. Mount Everest, the highest mountains in the world is in Nepal and other seven(7) eight-thousanders are Kanchanjunga, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu and Annapurna. Here you will find some of these moutains of Nepal.

  • Annapuran South from Khopra Ridge, Gandaki Province, Western Nepal

  • Chulu East, Annapurna Circuit, Manang, Western Nepal

  • Dhaulagiri Himal from Khopra Ridge, Western Nepal

  • Machapuchare or Fishtail from Ghandruk, Western Nepal