Nepal is famous for its high Himalayan mountains where the world’s highest mountain, Mount Everest (8,848m) can be found, looking majestic from the north. The Himalayas attract world tourists and mountaineers for the whole year round. Nepal is possibly the only country in the world where you can climb the highest mountains in the world. Trek in the beautiful countryside with the frozen peaks always in the background as well as enjoying jungle safaris and other adventure tours. Eight of the world’s 14 peaks over 8,000m, including Mount Everest (8,848m), Kanchenjunga (8,586m), Lhotse (8,516m), Makalu (8,463m), Dhaulagiri (8,167m), Manaslu (8,163m) Annapurna (8,091m) are located in Nepal.