It is hard to imagine this earth without mountains. Mountains not only enhance the beauty of our world but also help in keeping environment fresh and clean. World is full of some amazing and beautiful mountains and the real beauty of these mountains comes out in winter season when they are covered with white snow and kissing clouds altogether makes a heavenly moment.
Nature seems like showing some miracle to us and telling us that how beautiful world we have around us. We have brought the list of 10 most Beautiful Mountains in the World.
1. Mount McKinley in Alaska USA
Mount McKinley is the highest peak in North America. Its official elevation figure of 20,320 feet (6,194 metres) was established in the early 1950s. It is also called Denali and is located near the centre of the Alaska Range, with two summits rising above the Denali Fault in south-central Alaska, U.S.
2.Monte Fitz Roy
Located in Argentina, west of Cerro Chalten, the Cerro Torre peak is the highest in a four mountain chain. Mushroom of rime ice is formed at the top of the mountain by the constant strong winds, increasing the difficulty of reaching the actual summit.
3. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania
Kilimanjaro is a dormant volcanic mountain in Kilimanjaro National Park, Kilimanjaro Region, Tanzania. It is Africa’s highest mountain and the highest freestanding mountain in the world at 5,895 meters or 19,341 feet above sea level.
4. Machapuchare, Nepal
Located in the Annapurna Himal of north central Nepal, Machapuchare is also known as “Fish Tail” in English. At 22,943 feet, it is considerably less tall than Mt. Everest but no one has heard of anyone who’s climbed Machapuchare. The peak is associated with the God Shiva and is a very sacred in the Hindu religion.
5. The Spectre, Antarctica
Antarctica has some most beautiful mountain peaks and Spectre is among one of them. The Spectre is a 6,627 ft / 2,020 m mountain peak in Antarctica. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 1188th highest mountain in Antarctica.
6. Valley of the Ten Peaks, Alberta, Canada
Valley of the Ten Peaks is the amazing range of mountains and was originally named by Samuel Allen, an early explorer of the region. It is crowned by ten notable peaks and includes Moraine Lake.It is one of the most beautiful mountains in the world.
7. Mount Everest in Nepal-Tibet
Mount Everest is the highest peak in the world and is located in the Mahalangur section of the Himalayas. It is known as Sagarmatha in Nepal and Chomolungma in Tibet. This mountain is not only beautiful but undisputedly the biggest dream for many climbers.
8. The Eiger, Bernese Alps, Switzerland
Located 5.5 km northeast of the Jungfrau, in the northeastern part of the Bernese Alps, The Eiger is the most notorious mountain in the world. It is one of the most spectacular mountain peaks in the world and among the most beautiful mountains on earth.
9. Mount Fuji, Japan
Located on Honshu Island, Mount Fuji is the highest mountain in the Japan at 3,776.24 m. It is one of the world’s most beautiful and famous mountains. The mountain has been selected as a “cultural” rather than a “natural” heritage site.
10. Matterhorn, Switzerland
In the shape of a pyramid, Matterhorn is a beautiful peak in the Swiss Alps. This mountain rises to an altitude of almost 1000 meters above the glacier. Matterhorn is one of the highest peaks in the Alps with 4,478 meters (14,692 ft) high.
We are sure these 10 mountains will take you to another world with their beauty and facts. These most beautiful mountains stand still and are the major attractions for climbers, photographers, travelers an d those who wish to see the hidden beauty of nature.