For an individual who enjoys traveling, experiencing adventure, especially mountain climbing, then you must make a trip to Central Asia. There are some countries in Central Asia that provide adventurous climbing. These countries are namely Iran, Tajikistan, Pakistan, and Afghanistan. Below is an outline of the best mountain where you can have an adventurous mountain climbing trip in Central Asia.
It is a beautiful place to consider having a mountain climbing trip. It has different areas of the mountain to climb. Bright colors, untouched glaciers, clear air and the sharp, tall peaks make it the best mountain to climb.
Mt. Peak Lenin, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan
The mountain is situated at the border of Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan. It is the second highest mountain in the region. The thing that makes it a hot destination for a mountain climbing trip is the fact that it is the easiest mountain to climb and the exposure to their culture. Moreover Mt. Peak Lenin is easily accessible via a base camp which can be reached in several hours instead of days.
If you have ever desired to have a mountain climbing trip to Mount Everest, then you have to give K2 Mountain a consideration. K2 is the second-highest mountain in the world after Everest with a height of 8611 meters high; it is a suitable challenge. It is part and parcel of the Karakoram Range and does not forget it is the highest peak in that range; moreover, it is the toughest mountain to climb in that range. There are several routes to reach the peak of the K2 Mountain, but it should be crystal clear that there are very high altitudes which translate to very low oxygen levels or none at all in those areas and there is a possibility of very harsh weather conditions in some days. These facts make the mountain climbing trip tough and more challenging.
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