There are different mountains in the world to explore. Some of them are very high while others aren’t much. Let us check out which are the top 10 very beautiful mountains in the world.
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Annapurna is another high and amazing mountain of Nepal. Situated in Northern Himalayas, this mountain is 2655ft high. Annapurna (meaning “Full of Food”) is a Sanskrit word. The locals believe that this mountain is responsible for world’s food. Well, I cannot say for sure if this is true or not but the two things which strike my mind are the beauty of this mountain and relaxing atmosphere.
9. Bogda Peak:
Bogda Peak is also known as Bogda Feng. It is not only a high mountain of China but also is extremely beautiful and remarkable. It is situated in east Tien Shan and has an approximate height of 5400 meters.
Manaslu is formally famous with the name of Kutang. This beautiful mountain is situated in Mansiri Himal Nepalese Himalayas, Nepal. This 2670ft high mountain was first discovered by Toshio Imanishi and Gyalzen Norbu in 1956.
K2 is a distinctive and beautiful mountain of Pakistan. The locals know this high mountain with different names, Kechu being one of them. It is said that in an urge to climb K2, about 7000 people have lost their lives. The peak elevation of K2 is about 28259ft and it is considered second highest mountain in Pakistan, Karakorum being the first.
6. Mount Everest:
Mount Everest is known with names like Sagarmatha and Chomolungma. This mountain is located in Mahalangur of Himalayas, close to LhotseMountains. The estimated height of Mount Everest is 29030ft.
5. Nanga Parbat:
What a beautiful and spectacular mountain Nanga Parbat is. This mountain is almost 8120 meters high and is situated in Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan. Nanga Parbat was first discovered in 1953.
4. Kangchenjunga Mountains:
Kangchenjunga Mountains are about 8,586 meters high and it is the third highest mountain in the world. Situated in eastern Nepal near India border, these mountains are extremely fabulous and beautiful. Kangchenjunga mountains is actually a combination of five distinctively high peaks. Alan Hinkes was the first person to climb these mountain ranges in 2005.
Dhaulangiri is a dazzling white mountain of River Basin. Its estimated height is 26770ft. For the first time, Dhaulagiri was climbed in May, 1960.
Lhotse is a beautiful mountain (about 27950ft high). It is situated on the border line of China and Nepal, close to Everest.
Chooyo is almost 8200 meters high. This mountain is situated in western Khumbu of Tibetan. This is a very beautiful mountain. There have had been various times when the people tried to climb it, but this is not a cup of tea to reach the peaks of this mountain. Sitting aside or close to the mountain and viewing its beauty is what you should do. This is just because the mountain is difficult to climb and even the experts and experienced individuals find it a tough task. So, you are better to stay away from mountain and only explore the beautiful area and enjoy the relaxing weather.