Peak climbing in Nepal is one of the exciting and adventurous sports. Nepal has been one of the ultimate destinations for peak climbing in the world, as there are numerous of peaks offering wide range of adventurous activities including peak climbing. The peak climbing sport in Nepal is believed to have been the popular ever since TenzingNorgey Sherpa and Sir Edmund Hillary had successfully climbed to the highest peaks in the world, Mt. Everest back in 1953. Since then adventure lovers from around the world have made Nepal an ultimate country for achieving their goal to climb on snow-capped peaks of the country.
Nepal owns as many as eight the highest peaks above 8,000 m, out of 14 in the world, namely Mt. Everest (8,848m. the highest peaks in the world), Mt. Kanchenjunga (8,586m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516m), Mt. Makalu (8, 463m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201m.), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167m.), Mt. Manaslu (8,163m.) andMt. Annapurna (8, 091m). Beside, these highest peaks, there are over 1300 other peaks above 6,000 m.Of the total, as many as 400 peaks including Mt. Everest are open for climbing purpose so far,therefore, why thousands of travelers make it to Nepal every year.Nepal Adventure Team has been organizing peak climbing trip in Nepal, since its inception, while the team members had long been undertaking peak climbing trips for long years, being involved with different trekking agencies, meaning before they are united and found own trekking agency.
If you wish to have peak climbing here in Nepal, what you have to do is you let us know in advance, because we have to complete the administrative process from the authorities. Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation and Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA) do issue authority for those willing to have peak climbing in Nepal. NMA permits to the peaks bellow 2,200 ft, while the mountaineering section of the Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation permits to the peaks above this height. The charge for peak climbing depends on the number of members involved in a group and the height of the peaks you want to climb as well as the adventurous sport you want to organize in the mountain areas. We operateoperate the trip either in groups or individuals traveling in Nepal, as per the wish of the travelers. So far, the most loved and demanded peaks among the clients of Nepal Adventure Team are--Island peak, Mera peak, Lobuche peak, Chulu west and far east peak, SinguChuli peak, Tent peak, Dhampus peak, Thapa peak, Yala peak Paldor peak among others, which are featured in the following.