Top 5 Peaks For Climbing in Nepal
06 Sep

Top 5 Peaks For Climbing In Nepal

No doubt, the Himalayas are the center of mountaineering, with the highest peak in the world, but if you don’t have enough time and budget, there are many peaks in Nepal that take just a few days to climb. Nepal is truly blessed with beautiful soaring Himalayas suitable for every level of peak climbing and expeditions



Peak Climbing in Nepal
Very Close to Island Peak Summit. 

 

Trekking Peak Climbing in Nepal.

Nepal Mountaineering (NMA) has officially managed the list of climbing peaks in Nepal. They make the entire details of the group and permits. Climbers must get a permit from immigration for the higher expedition. They have listed 33 different climbable peaks in Nepal. There are two groups of climbing peaks in Nepal.

 

“Group A”- Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA) grouped 15 summits out of 33 in group A and NMA issues the climbing permits for these peaks depending upon the seasons you are intending to climb. The cost for climbing category A peaks in summer costs ($250), autumn costs ($150), winter costs ($70), and summer costs ($70). It is mandatory to deposit $250 (refundable) for garbage deposit before issuing the permit. Yala Peaks and Chukkung Ri are two peaks in Group A that have a height of above 5,000m Besides these peaks all are above 6,000m.

“Group B”- There are more than 1,300 peaks in Nepal and among them, 18 peaks fall under NMA category B peak out of 33 climbable peaks. NMA category B peak climbing in Nepal is technically easy but ice and rock climbing experience or knowledge are required. The cost for category B peak climbing in Nepal Costs the same as category B except for the peak (Singu Chuli) – $400 in summer, $200 in autumn, $100 in winter, and $100 in summer.

These trekking peaks in Nepal give you the mountaineering knowledge, experience, and inspiration for climbing the peaks above “8,000m”. Below are the top five easy peaks for climbing in Nepal- just remember to do full research and arrangements before embarking on your climbing expeditions. Don’t forget- Safety is always a prime concern.

(1) Island Peak Climbing Trip

Island Peak is the first choice of climbers that is non-technical peak climbing in Nepal. Island Peak Summit offers an astounding view of Everest, Everest, and several 8,000m+ peaks. Island Peak is the most popular trekking peak in Nepal that follows the classical route of Everest Base Camp.

Island Peak Climbing in NepalView from Island Peak Summit background Mount Ama Dablam. 

 

Island Peak Climbing Facts

  • Location: Solukhumbu
  • Summit Elevation: 6,189m
  • Climbing Days Required: 1 to 2 days
  • Difficulty level: PD (a little difficult)
  • Best Seasons: April-May and October-November
  • Accommodation: Teahouse and Camping. Camping during the summit ascend


(2) Mera Peak Climbing Trip.

Mera Peak is one of the most sought and easy climbing peaks in Nepal that takes you to an elevation of 6,461m at the summit. Access to Mera Peak is quite difficult. Located at the edge of the famous Khumbu region, Mera Peak climbing is a great opportunity to experience real Himalaya climbing in Nepal without the great effort of Everest or other 8,000m+ peaks. Despite its inaccessibility and standard elevation, the trekking route to its fairly easy.

Mera Peak Climbing in Nepal At Mera Peak Summit 6476 meters and background view of Mount Everest.

 

Mera Peak Climbing Facts

  • Location: Solukhumbu
  • Summit Elevation: 6,476m
  • Climbing Days Required: 3 days
  • Difficulty level: PD (a little difficult)
  • Best Seasons: September-November and March-May
  • Accommodation: Teahouse and camping, camping during the summit ascend
  • Duration: 22 days or more. 


(3) Lobuche East Peak Climbing In Nepal.

Lobuche East Peak is a great alternative to Mera Peak climbing which is closer to the Everest Base Camp Trekking trail. There are mainly two peaks- Lobuche East and Lobuche West. The west section is quite strenuous and challenging. East Peak is for novice climber that doesn’t require technical knowledge and experience. The close-up view of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama-Dblam, and Pumori can be seen from the summit of the peak.

Lobuche East Peak Climbing
View from Labuche East Peak Summit background Everest & Nuptse West Face.


Lobuche East Peak Climbing Facts 

  • Location: Solukhumbu
  • Summit Elevation: 6,119m
  • Climbing Days Required: 3 days
  • Difficulty level: fairly easy
  • Best Seasons: Mid-March-May and October to Mid-December
  • Accommodation: Teahouse and camping, camping during the summit ascend
  • Duration: 14 days or more


(4) Pisang Peak Climbing Trip In Nepal.

Pisang Peak is one of the most non-expedition peaks in Nepal that is located opposite Annapurna II (7,937m) and shouldering right above Pisang village in the Annapurna region. The peak summit serves the fantastic views of Mt. Manaslu (8,163m), Mt. Annapurna II (7,937m), Annapurna II (7,555m), Annapurna IV (7,525m), and multiple neighboring peaks. This peak is technically difficult in comparison to other peaks. So climbers need to be physically fit and preferably have previous mountaineering experience.

Pisang Peak Climbing Trip In Nepal
Pisang Peak 6091 meters.

 

Pisang Peak Climbing Facts

  • Location: Annapurna region
  • Summit Elevation: 6,092m
  • Climbing Days Required: 3 days
  • Difficulty level: PD + Difficult
  • Best Seasons: March-April and September-November
  • Accommodation: Teahouse and camping, camping during the summit ascend
  • Duration: 14 days or more


(5) Dhampus Peak Climbing Trip In Nepal.

Dhampus Peak Climbing also known as Thapa Peak is technically an easy and classing climbing peak in the Annapurna region of Nepal. Dhampus Peak is nestled northeast of Mount Dhaulagiri massif. The Dhampus Peak features a view of more than 30 magnificent peaks including Machhapuchre, Annapurna I, and Manaslu. Moreover, the fascinating view of the gigantic Dhaulagiri and Tukuche will leave you breathless.

Dhampus Peak Climbing In Nepal
Dhampus Peak view from Dhampus Pass (Thapa Pass) 

 

Dhampus Peak Climbing Facts

  • Location: Annapurna region
  • Summit Elevation: 6,019m
  • Climbing Days Required: 1 or 2 days
  • Difficulty level: Fairly Easy
  • Best Seasons: March-April and October-November
  • Accommodation: Teahouse and camping, camping during the summit ascend
  • Duration: 15 days or more

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