Peak Climbing in Nepal

Peak Climbing in NepalBeing a member of Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA), High Mountain wave Trekking also organizes peak climbing to our valued customers. The government of Nepal has authorized the Nepal Mountaineering Association to issue permit for 18 peaks of 5,555m to 6,654m ranges in the Khumbu, Langtang, Annapurna and Manang area.

Here is some trekking program in which some peak climbing is included with. The following are some of the more popular:




Nepal Popular Peak for Climbing

Best Season Max Elevation Trip Days Name of the Trip

Mar-May/Sep-Oct 6273m 23 Days Parchemuche Peak

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 6091m 17 Days Pisang Peak Climbing

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 6441m 22 Days Hiunchuli Peak Climbing

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 6,501m 23 Days Singu Chuli Peak Climbing

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 5587m 15 Days Mardi Himal Climbing

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 5500m 22 Days Tent Peak Climbing

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 6367m 21 Days Kusum Kanguru Peak Climbing

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 6011m 18 Days Kwangde Ri Peak Climbing

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 6160 m 20 Days Kongma Tse Peak Climbing

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 6019 m 23 Days Lobuche Peak Climbing

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 5806m 23 Days Pokalde Peak Climbing

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 5896m 19 Days Paldor Peak Climbing

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 6420m 19 Days Chulu East peak Climbing

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 6419m 22 Days Chulu West peak Climbing

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 6491m 30 Days Mera peak Climbing

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 6189m 30 Days Mera Peak- Amphu Laptcha

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 6189m 22 Days Island Peak with Kalapatthar

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 5844m 19 Days Naya Kanga Peak Climbing

Mar-Apr/Sep-Nov 5925m 23 Days Ramdung Go Peak Climbing

Info for Peak Climbing Royalty and Size of Expedition Team

  • More than one team may be permitted to climb Sagarmatha (Mt. Everest) by separate routes in one season.
  • A royalty of US$ 50,000 has been fixed for Sagarmatha for a team consisting of 7 members. The team may include 5 more members provided if it pays extra US$ 10,000 for each additional member. The royalty includes trekking fee of the team members. The team members will be granted three months visas. Additional US$ 20,000 will have to be paid by the team willing to scale Sagarmatha by normal South East Ridge route.
  • In all regions including Khumbu, an expedition team can have up to 7 members forthe minimum royalty, and 5 more members for the additional royalty.
  • The team already permitted to scale Sagarmatha will have to pay US$ 10.000 if it intends to change the ascent route. It will have to pay additional US$ 20.000 if it intends to change the ascent route to normal South East Ridge route.
  • For peaks other than Sagarmatha, the team will have to pay additional 25% of the royalty in US dollars to change the ascent route.
  • Expedition team must complete all necessary administrative formalities and procedures in order to take back the garbage of the expedition team to their respective countries, after the completion of the expedition. Ministry of Culture, Tourism & Civil Aviation will take necessary monetary deposit from them, which will be refunded after the dispatch of garbage from Nepal.


List of Peaks Opened For Trekking Groups:

01 Bhrikuti 6364m. Damodar Dhaulagiri
02 Bhemdang Ri 6150 m. Langtang Bagmati
03 Bhairab Takura (Madiya Peak) 6799m Jugal Bagmati
04 Chamar 7187m Seramg Gandaki
05 Changla 6563m Changla Karnali
06 Dorje Lhakpa 6966m Jugal Bagmati
07 Gachenpo 6387m Jugal Bagmati
08 Gandharava 6248m Annapurna Gandaki
09 Gurja Himal 7193m Dhaulagiri Dhaualagiri
10 Gurkarpo Ri 6891m Jugal Bagmati
11 Gyachung Kang 7952m Khumbu Sagarmatha
12 Gyalzen Peak 6151m Jugal Bagmati
13 Jongsang Peak 7483m Janak Mechi
14 Karyolung 6511m Rolwalling Sagarmatha
15 Kirat Chuli (Tent Peak) 7365m Kangchenjunga Mechi
16 Langtang Ri 7205m Langtang Bagmati
17 Leonpa Gang (Big White Peak) 6979m Jugal Bagmati
18 Nala Kankar 6062m Nalakankar Karnali
19 Nepal Peak 6910m Kanchenjunga Mechi
20 Ohmi Kanga 6829m Janak Mechi
21 Phurbi Chyachu 6631m Jugal Bagmati
22 Urknmang 6151m Jugal Bagmati


Peaks opened for Nepalese expeditions or joint Nepalese and foreign expeditions consisting of at least three Nepalese members.

Peaks with the altitude ranging below 6500 meters including new and old ones, do not require Laision Officer with effect from March 01, 2002

We expect climbers to bring their own ice axes, crampons, harnesses, boots, appropriate clothing, ropes and hardware.