When Tenzing Norgay Sherpa Nepali and Sir Edmund Hillary New zealand successfully ascended Mt. Everest on 29 May 1953, they introduced the pursuit of Peak Climbing to the world.Nepal is the undisputed capital of Peak Climbing because it contains the highest mountain system in the world, which extends about 2400kms. The Himalayas are a chain of young fold mountains, bordered on the northwest by the Karakoram Hindu Kush ranges, on the north by the Tibetan Plateau, and on the south by the Indo-Gangetic Plain. The mountain range encompasses a region that has diverse religions, culture and tradition. Nepal has eight peaks above the 8000m, including Everest, which at 8,848 meters above sea level and includes neighboring peaks Lhotse 8516m, Nuptse 7855m, Changtse 7580m.
Peak Climbing is an appropriate activity for adventure seekers seeking to test their limit. There are many peaks below 8000m, including Island Peak, Mera Peak, Tent Peak (Tharpu Chuli), Pisanag Peak, Labuche Peak, Chulu West and many others. All expeditionare under the rule and regulation of toursim ministry of Nepal and Nepal Mountaineering Association.