Top 11 highest mountains

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Photos of highest mountains in the world

Mount Everest

PHOTO: Rupert Taylor-Price/Flickr

Range: Mahalangur Himalaya

Location: Sagarmatha Zone, Nepal-Tibet, China border
Parent Mountain: None
Height: 29,029 ft, 8,848 m
First Ascent: 1953

K2/Mount Godwin Austen

PHOTO: Stuart Orford/Flickr

Range: Baltoro Karakoram
Location: Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan – Tashkurgan, Xinjiang, China
Parent Mountain: Mount Everest
Height: 28,251 ft, 8,611 m
First Ascent: 1954

Kangchenjunga

PHOTO: A.Ostrovsky/Flickr

Range: Kangchenjunga Himalaya
Location: Nepal-India border
Parent Mountain: Mount Everest
Height: 28,169 ft, 8,586 m
First Ascent: 1955

Lhotse

PHOTO: Mahatma4711/Flickr

Range: Mahalangur Himalaya
Location: Nepal
Parent Mountain: Mount Everest
Height: 27,940 ft, 8,516 m
First Ascent: 1956

Makalu

PHOTO: Lindsey Nicholson/Flickr

Range: Mahalangur Himalaya
Location: (on China border) Nepal
Parent Mountain: Mount Everest
Height: 27,838 ft, 8,485 m
First Ascent: 1955

Cho Oyu

PHOTO: Steve Hicks/Flickr

Range: Mahalangur Himalaya
Location: (on China border) Nepal
Parent Mountain: Mount Everest
Height: 26,864 ft, 8,188 m
First Ascent: 1954

Dhaulagiri I

PHOTO: Jerome Bon/Flickr

Range: Dhaulagiri Himalaya
Location: Nepal
Parent Mountain: K2
Height: 26,795 ft, 8,167 m
First Ascent: 1960

Manaslu

PHOTO: David Wilkinson/Flickr

Range: Manaslu Himalaya
Location: Gandaki Zone,Nepal
Parent Mountain: Cho Oyu
Height: 26,781 ft, 8,163 m
First Ascent: 1956

Nanga Parbat

PHOTO: Ahmed Sajjad Zaidi/Flickr

Range: Nanga Parbat, Himalaya
Location: Gilgit–Baltistan, Pakistan
Parent Mountain: Dhaulagiri
Height: 26,660 ft, 8,126 m
First Ascent: 1953

Annapurna I

PHOTO: Jean-Marie Hullot/Flickr

Range: Annapurna Himalaya
Location: Gandaki Zone, Nepal
Parent Mountain: Cho Oyu
Height: 26,545 ft, 8,091 m
First Ascent: 1950

Gasherbrum I/K5

PHOTO: The Real Kvass/Flickr

Range: Baltoro Karakoram
Location: Pakistan–China border
Parent Mountain: K2
Height: 26,509 ft, 8,080 m
First Ascent: 1958

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