Machapuchare “Fish Tail” is part of the Himalaya Mountains Range, Annapurna Himal and is located 25 km north of Pokhara, Nepal. It is 7000 meters high.
The mountain has been declared sacred since 1957. This spectacular peak, off limits to climbing due to its religious significance, is dubbed the fishtail mountain because of its distinctive summit feature.
Meru, Arusha National Park, Tanzania
Meru Mountain is the second highest point in Tanzania With 4,566 meters height.It is located in the North-East of Arusha over looking at the highest peak in Africa Mount Kilimanjaro.
In clear sight of Kilimanjaro, Meru is generally recognized as being the more rewarding, beautiful, and fun climb, as the ascent is more varied and difficult, the habitat more pristine, and the trail and huts far less crowded.
It has beautiful surroundings entertained by wild animals as reedbucks, buffaloes, elephants, duikers and colorful birds.
Wild flowers such as fireballs lilies are common. At the crater walls, which dominated by the podo and juniper trees. Olive pigeons flying from tree to tree while singing wildly. On the other hand red-headed parrots relaxing and enjoying podo fruits.
Shivling(Garhwal Himalaya), India
Mt. Shivling is among the most stunning peaks of Garhwal, Uttarakhand of India With 6550 meters (21,329 ft)height. It is located at a distance of six kilometers in the south of the Hindu pilgrimage destination, Gaumukh which is the source of the Bhagirathi River. The word Shivling literally refers “the phallus of Lord Shiva”.
When seen from Gaumukh Shivling appears as a single pyramid but it is actually a twin summited mountain. This holy Mount Shivling attracts thousands of devotees every year.
The Eiger, Bernese Alps, Switzerland
The Eiger is The most notorious mountain in the world. Located 5.5 km northeast of the Jungfrau, in the northeastern part of the Bernese Alps.The Eiger North Face towers over 5,000 feet. This mountain is the farthest east on the same crest that holds Jungfrau and Mönch. Of the three mountains, Eiger is the most spectacular.
Ama Dablam, Nepal
Ama Dablam is known as one of the most impressive mountains in the world, for it’s beauty, aesthetics and the pure exposure encountered high on it’s flanks. Situated in the Himalaya range of eastern Nepal. The main peak is 6,812 m (22,494ft)high.Ama Dablam is also the third most popular Himalayan peak for permitted expeditions.
Ama Dablam means “mother’s necklace”; the hanging glacier resembles a “dablam” which is a piece of traditional jewellery worn by Sherpa women.
The Matterhorn, Switzerland
The “Matterhorn” is one of the world’s most famous mountain.The Matterhorn is more than a wonder of creation, It is a classic peak, a sharp, isolated rock pyramid with steep narrow ridges jutting from surrounding glaciers.
Matterhorn is a mountain in the west part of Alps range, called the Pennine Alps and it is an emblem of the Swiss region Alps. The total height of the Matterhorn is 14,692 feet (4478 m).
The Großglockner, Austria
The Grossglockner (original spelling: “Großglockner”) is the highest mountain of Austria with the total height 3.798 metres.
The Grossglockner is one of the “to do”-mountains (as Matterhorn and Mont Blanc) which also many non-alpinist want to climb once in a lifetime. So it can be noticed that often unexperienced and under-equipped people try to climb it.The Grossglockner is also a playground for trained ice climbers.
The Grossglockner is more than just the highest mountain in Austria. It is enveloped in the aura of an extraordinary personality, cast on all who fall under its spell.
Drei Giffel, Alpine Mountains
Drei Giffel Mountains located in the Alps. The Cima Grande, Small Peak and West fort near Paterno Dolomites soar to nearly 3,000 meters into the sky. This mountain is one of the popular landscapes visited by the tourists. Seeing them from the north is one of the most popular motif panoramas of the Alps.
K2 is the second highest mountain in the world, and is actually hundreds of miles north of Mount Everest. Its height is round about 8,611 meter and is located in vast mountain range of Karakoram, northern areas of Pakistan.
K2 is very difficult to climb up that many people lost their lives in trying. It is the most dangerous mountain of the world because of the massiveness in its size and in ruff climate. That’s why it is well known as the savage mountain.K2 is also known as “Chogo Ri” which means “The Great Mountain”.
K2 is the only major mountain in the world which has surveyor’s notation as its common name (K stands for Karakoram, 2 means it was the second peak listed).
Alpamayo is one of the most beautiful ice faces of the Andes and recognized as the world’s most beautiful mountain. Alpamayo lies in the Cordillera Blanca range of northern Peru just south of the equator and 450 km north of Lima and its height is 5947meters(19,512 feet).
Climbers are inspired not so much by the difficulty of the climb, but by the stunning views of Alpamayo’s breath-taking pyramid and the magnificent setting among the many splendid 6000m+ snow-capped peaks of the Cordillera Blanca.
Semeru, East Java – Indonesia
Semeru is named from Sumeru, the central world-mountain in Buddhist cosmology. Semeru also referred to Mahameru (Great Mountain), or Mount Semeru or Gunung Semeru – located between the regencies of Malang and Lumajang with geographical position of 8 06′ South Latitude and 12 55′ East Longitude. The peak of Mount Semeru is 3,676 m above sea level the third highest peak in Indonesia after Puncak Jaya/Carstensz Pyramid (4,884M) in Papua Province and Mount Kerinci (3,805M) in Sumatra.
Mount Semeru is one of the highest mountains on the Java Island. It is a stratovolcano in the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park.
The Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park is one of conservation areas which has been already well known by many people. This is proved with increasing of people to visit the park with various interests like for recreation, camping climbing, trekking, education and research.
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