Khumbu (066) Everest (8848m) - Nuptse (7861m)

Khumbu 1991111 photos

Description

Coordinates: 27° 38′ 11″ N, 86° 13′ 49″ E

Khumbu, the Everest Region, is one of three subregions of the main Sherpa settlement of the Himalaya with elevation ranging from 3,300 m to the highest point on Earth, Mount Everest at 8,848 m.

Main sights

  • Chele
  • Khumbu
  • Cho Oyu
  • Dingboche
  • Everest
  • Gokyo
  • Gokyo Peak
  • Jiri
  • Junbesi
  • Kala Pattar
  • Lobuche
  • Lhotse
  • Lukla
  • Namche Bazaar
  • Pangboche
  • Tengboche

Eight Thousanders

  • Everest (8,848 m)
  • K2 (8,611 m)
  • Kangchenjunga (8,586 m)
  • Lhotse (8,516 m)
  • Makalu (8,463 m)
  • Cho Oyu (8,201 m)
  • Dhaulagiri (8,167 m)
  • Manaslu (8,163 m)
  • Nanga Parbat (8,126 m)
  • Annapurna (8,091 m)
  • Gasherbrum I (8,068 m)
  • Broad Peak (8,047 m)
  • Gasherbrum II (8,035 m)
  • Shishapangma (8,027 m)

Photo gallery

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Pictures taken with a Rolleiflex 6800 and scanned with a Nikon LS 9000 ED

Map

Open in Google Maps: Bhandar, Cho Oyu, Dingboche, Everest, Gokyo, Gokyo Peak, Jiri, Junbesi, Kala Pattar, Lhotse, Lobuche, Lukla, Namche Bazaar, Pangboche, Tengboche

See also

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