Mount Everest(Qomolangma) is the main peak of Himalayas, which is located in the boundery between China and Nepal with its north slope in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau and its south slope in Nepal. In Tibetan language, ‘Qomo’ means nymph and ‘Langma’ means the third because there are four peaks aound Mount Everest and it ranked the third. As the highest peak in the world, the height of Mount Everest is 8844.43 meters according to the measurement of China’s state bureau of surveying and mapping.
Highlights of Mount Everest
▪ The Highest Peak in the World: Mount Everest is magnificent and towering with a tremendous momentu. Surrounded it, there are more than 40 peaks at the altitude of more than 7000 meters.
▪ Mecca for Mountaineers: As the pilgrimage site for mountaineering ethusiasts from all aound the world, many professional or non-professional mountaineers successed in climbing to the top of Mount Everest up to now. And Climbing such a high peak should defeat many difficulties in the tough and dangerous condition.
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