Nuptse – Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering

sunrise over Nuptse and Sagarmatha photo


Photo credit: Marek Lisiecki

Nuptse photo


Photo credit: Uwe Gille

Nuptse photo


Photo credit: Hamid Mohammadnazar

  • Elevation: 7861 m
  • Difficulty: Major Mountain Expedition
  • Best months to climb: April, May, September, October
  • Convenient center: Namche Bazar

Nuptse Climbing Notes

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Nuptse Location Map

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Surf breaks located close to Nuptse Mountain peaks around Nuptse Roads and rivers around Nuptse

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10 other mountain peaks closest to Nuptse:

1. Mount Everest (8850 m) 4.8 km
2. Lhotse (8516 m) 4.9 km
3. Khumbutse (6636 m) 5.8 km
4. Pokhalde (5794 m) 6.1 km
5. Kala Patthar (5545 m) 6.4 km
6. Lingtren (6714 m) 6.5 km
7. Lhotse middle (8430 m) 6.6 km
8. Lhotse Shar (8400 m) 6.6 km
9. Pokalde (5806 m) 6.7 km
10. Kala Pattar (5545 m) 6.8 km


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