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Range Name(s): Himalaya, The Himalayas, Гималаи, The Himalaya     Geology: Tectonic
Max. Elevation: 8 848 m / 29 029 ft     Snow Line: 6 000 m / 19 685 ft
Region(s): Asia     Average Length: 1 801 miles / 2 900 km
Location: Nepal: Central Region, Eastern Region, Far Western, Mid Western, Western Region; China: Tibet Autonomous Region; Pakistan: Islāmābād Capital Territory, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab; Bhutan: Bumthang Dzongkhag, Chhukha Dzongkhag, Dagana Dzongkhag, Gasa, Haa Dzongkhag, Lhuentse Dzongkhag, Mongar Dzongkhag, Paro, Pemagatshel Dzongkhag, Punakha Dzongkhag, Samdrup Jongkhar, Samtse Dzongkhag, Sarpang Dzongkhag, Thimphu Dzongkhag, Trashi Yangste, Trashigang Dzongkhag, Trongsa Dzongkhag, Tsirang Dzongkhag, Wangdue Phodrang Dzongkhag, Zhemgang Dzongkhag; Afghanistan: Velāyat-e Nūrestān; India: Kashmir, State of Himāchal Pradesh, State of Sikkim, Uttarakhand; Bangladesh: Rangpur Division; ... Read more     Average Width: Please update
Activity Type: Hiking, Mountaineering     Latitude/Longitude: 28°37'57.888''N
83°3'23.906''E
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Parent Range: Please update     Nearest Airport(s): Tribhuvan International Airport (KTM); Lhasa Gonggar Airport (LXA);
National Park(s): Annapurna; Sagarmāthā;     Convenience Center(s): Please update

YOUR CHANCE TO Edit

Because it's the Himalaya! The highest and the majestic mountains of the planet, which became a cult among climbers.

DESCRIPTION Edit

The highest mountain range in the world. This range is home to nine of the ten highest peaks on Earth , including the highest, Mount Everest.
Himalayas rise above the Indo-Gangetic Plain in three parallel levels of different high. Lower about a thousand meters in altitude - Sivalik Hills. Medium - Lower Himalayan Range is reaching two to three thousand meters. Great Himalayas separated from Sival
ik Hills and Lower Himalayan Range with valleys - Kashmir, Kathmandu and others. They are the highest and from west to east are divided into Punjabi, Kumaon, Nepal, Sikkim and Assam Ranges.
Greater Himalayas is characterized by sharp alpine terrain features and glaciation.
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LOCATION Edit

Located between the Tibetan Plateau and the Indo-Gangetic plain at the border of Central and South Asia.

Asia, India: State of Sikkim; Nepal: Eastern Regio...

  • 8 586 m / 28 169 ft
  • 2 people climbed it

Asia, India: Uttarakhand

  • 6 660 m / 21 850 ft
  • 1 people climbed it

Asia, Nepal: Far Western; China: Tibet Autonomous ...

  • 8 516 m / 27 940 ft
  • 1 people climbed it

Asia, Nepal: Central Region

  • Lhotse, Kala Patthar, ...
  • Hiking - 14 Day(s)
  • 1 Feb - 30 Jun
  • Challenging 
  • 3 people climbed it

Asia, Nepal: Central Region

  • Island Peak, Everest, ...
  • Hiking - 16 Day(s)
  • 1 Sep - 31 Oct
  • Moderate 
  • 0 people climbed it

Asia,

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  • Hiking - 0 Day(s)
  • 6 May - 22 May
  • Moderate 
  • 0 people climbed it

China: Tibet Autonomous Region

  • 12 Apr 2016 - 1 Jun 2016
  • Everest(8848 m)
  • via North Col

Nepal:

  • 5 Apr 2018 - 21 Apr 2018
  • Makalu,Everest,Ama Dablam(8848 m)
  • Everest Base Camp Trekking

DID YOU KNOW (2) Edit Add

• The upper boundary of the alpine meadows in the Himalayas reaches 5000 m and only replaced the belt here, devoid of vegetation. For comparison, in the Alps at an altitude of 3000 meters there is no plant.

 

• Earth's highest mountain - Mount Everest, also known as Sagarmāthā and Chomolungma, is located in the Mahalangur section of the Himalayas.

 

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