11. Introductory Level Peak Climbing

A great destination for introductory climbing is Mera Peak. Standing at 6,461m, Mera Peak is the highest trekking peak in Nepal. Located in the Everest Khumbu Valley on the edge of the famous Khumbu region. Mera Peak is a scenically stunning mountain providing views of the neighbouring ‘eight-thousanders’ (mountains over 8,000m) including; Everest, Kanchenjunga, Lhotse, Cho Oyu and Makalu.

Mera Peak is not technically difficult with ascending snow slopes rarely exceeding 30 degrees. The altitude can make it physically challenging so acclimatisation is required before climbing. A great opportunity for all physically fit adventure seekers wanting climb in Nepal and witness the breathtaking views over the Himalayas. Although suitable for first time climbing, experienced climbers won’t miss out given the spectacular positioning it offers.

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There are many mountains classified by Nepal Tourism Board as trekking peaks. Please inquire for trekking peaks or introductory climbing in Nepal.

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