The most beautiful mountains in the world

Beautiful mountains from all over the world

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful mountains in the world
Inserted: 01.12.2017
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com

To choose from the tens of thousands of mountains the most beautiful is a really difficult and highly subjective task. What do you say about our selection?

21.
Belucha

Symbol of Altai

Rating:
| Altitude: 4 311 m / 14 144 ft

Belucha is the highest Altai peak with an altitude of 4 506 m above sea level. It is located on the Russian… continue reading

20.
Cerro Torre

An impressive granite tower

Rating:
| Altitude: 3 128 m / 10 262 ft

The second most popular mountain in the Los Glaciares National Park, after Fitz Roy, is the breathtaking… continue reading

19.
Kirkjufell

The most photographed mountain of Iceland

Rating:
| Altitude: 463 m / 1 519 ft

Between the towns of Grundarfjörður and Ólafsvík, on the Snæefell Peninsula, lies the 463-meter high… continue reading

18.
Mount Everest

The highest mountain in the world

Rating:
| Altitude: 8 848 m / 29 029 ft

World's highest mountain Mount Everest lies on the border between Nepal and Tibet (China). The most beautiful… continue reading

17.
Pumori

Daughter of Everest

Rating:
| Altitude: 7 161 m / 23 494 ft

Beautiful seven thousand meters high pyramid Pumori (7 161 m asl) lies at the Nepal-Tibet border. The view on… continue reading

16.
Gasherbrum IV

Majestic pyramid

Rating:
| Altitude: 7 925 m / 26 001 ft

Gasherbrum IV belongs among the most beautiful mountains that can be seen in the vicinity of Concordia,… continue reading

15.
K2

Mountain - killer

Rating:
| Altitude: 8 611 m / 28 251 ft

K2 (8 611m asl) is the second highest mountain in the world. Is located in the heart of Karakoram on Pakistan… continue reading

14.
Nuptse

Western peak

Rating:
| Altitude: 7 861 m / 25 791 ft

Nuptse is a mountain of two completely different faces. From the west (from Kala Patthar and from the way to… continue reading

13.
Dhaulagiri

White mountain

Rating:
| Altitude: 8 167 m / 26 795 ft

Dhaulagiri (8,167m) is the seventh highest mountain in the world. It is definitely one of the most… continue reading

12.
Nun

The highest mountain in the Suru valley

Rating:
| Altitude: 7 135 m / 23 409 ft

Majestic and beautiful peak of seven thousand meters high Nun (7 135 m asl) is the highest mountain… continue reading

11.
Ama Dablam

Beauty in Khumbu

Rating:
| Altitude: 6 812 m / 22 349 ft

Among the most beautiful mountains in the world definitely belong Ama Dablam towering just a short way from… continue reading

10.
Masherbrum

Almost eight thousand

Rating:
| Altitude: 7 821 m / 25 659 ft

Masherbrum (7,821m) rises above the Baltoro glacier and its original name was K1. It is up to the ninth… continue reading

9.
Cholatse

The glacier canine

Rating:
| Altitude: 6 440 m / 21 129 ft

Mount Cholatse (6,440m above sea level) is one of the most beautiful mountains in Khumbu region (some of the… continue reading

8.
Cuernos del Paine

Monumental granite towers

Rating:
| Altitude: 1 614 m / 5 295 ft

At the heart of the Torres del Paine National Park are the massive granite towers Cuernos del Paine headed by… continue reading

7.
Laila peak

The most beautiful spike of Karakoram

Rating:
| Altitude: 6 096 m / 20 000 ft

Laila peak (6 096 m above sea level) is one of the iconic mountains of Karakoram. Not for your height, but… continue reading

6.
Mitre peak

Most photogenic New Zealand mountain

Rating:
| Altitude: 1 692 m / 5 551 ft

Miter Peak (1,692m) is the "royal mountaiůn of the Milford Sound fjord and perhaps the most photogenic mount… continue reading

5.
Trango Towers

Unreal rock towers

Rating:
| Altitude: 5 276 m / 17 310 ft

The most difficult granite towers of the world are definitely Trango Towers, just off the Baltoro Glacier.… continue reading

4.
Cerro Fitz Roy

The most beautiful mountain in Patagonia

Rating:
| Altitude: 3 405 m / 11 171 ft

The amazing granite towers of Cerro Fitz Roy (3,405 m) /sometimes called Cerro Chaltén/, have many nicknames.… continue reading

3.
Machapuchare

The most beautiful mountain of Nepal

Rating:
| Altitude: 6 993 m / 22 943 ft

Machapuchare (6,993m) does not belong to the highest mountains of Nepal, but certainly to the most beautiful.… continue reading

2.
Matterhorn

Mountain Mother - symbol of Switzerland

Rating:
| Altitude: 4 440 m / 14 567 ft

It is considered to be one of the most beautiful and most popular mountains in Europe. With an altitude of… continue reading

1.
Alpamayo

The most beautiful mountain in Peru

Rating:
| Altitude: 5 947 m / 19 511 ft

Because Alpamayo looks like an impossibly beautiful glacier pyramid, it is ranked among one of the most… continue reading

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