3 Reasons for Visiting Himalaya
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3 Reasons for Visiting Himalaya

Update: Jul. 16th, 2014

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3 Reseasons for Visiting Himalaya - Challenge the Highest Mountains above the Sea Level

There are more than 110 high mountains with an altitude over 7300 meters, including several highest mountains above the sea level. Nine of the ten highest mountains above the sea level are parts of Himalaya, including Mt. Everest, Mt. Kanchenjunga, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Namjagbarwa and Mt. Annapurna. The snow and ice covered Mt. Himalaya attracted the devout pilgrims in ancient India. It is still the most attractive place among the adventure/hiking enthusiasts.

3 Reseasons for Visiting Himalaya - Enjoy the Most Beautiful Snow Mountain

Mt. Namjagbarwa is widely praised as one of the ten most beautiful snow mountains in China. With a total hight of 7782 meters, Mt. Namjagbarwa is located in Nyingchi County on Tibet Plateau. It ranks 15th among the highest mountains above the sea level. Its giant triangle top is covered by thick snow all year around. And it is hard to see its real appearance for it is always hide in the mist or clouds. Tourists interested in the beauty of Mt. Namjagbarwa should note that April, May, September and October are the best seasons for the visibility in these months is higher compared to the other seasons.

3 Reseasons for Visiting Himalaya - Trekking on the Roof of the World

To appreciate the picturesque natura landscape at Himalaya by trekking is an excellent choice. The world famous Himalaya is not only a famous hiking spot but also a noted trekking paradise. The Poon Hill round trekking route enjoys high reputation among the trekking fans around the world. Human beings could trek among the deep gorges and mountains. It must be an unforgettable experience to enjoy the natural picture composed of snow-capped mountains, dense forests, clear lakes and idyllic villages.

Besides, tourists making a Tibet tour could also choose to do some trekking activities at Himalaya. The trekking route between Old Tingri and Mt. Everest Base Camp attract a large number of trekking fans in the warm months every year. It allows visitors to enjoy the breathtaking sunrise and sunset view at Mt. Everest Base Camp after several days hard trekking. Also, tourists could choose to trek around Mt. Kailash, which is located on Ngari Plateau (widely noted as the Roof of the Roof of the World). Mt. Kailash is highly respected as a holy mountain by the followers of Buddhism, Bon and Hinduism. A large number of pilgrims would like to make kora around Mt. Kailsh to wash off their guilty and pray for happiness. And the number of pilgrims trekking around Mt. Kailash would be even larger in in the Year of Horse according to the Tibetan calendar.

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