Nuptse MOuntain is located in the Khumbu Himalayan Range just southwest of Mount Everest. The name ‘Nup-tse’ is derived from Tibetan word which literally means ‘West Peak’. Neighboring to Mount Everest and Mount Lhotse. Mountain Nuptse is lying at the height of 7855 meters.
Moreover, there are seven peaks making the east-west trending of the main crest of Nuptse proud. They are: Nuptse I (7,861m), Nuptse II (7,827m), Nuptse Shar I (7,804m), Nuptse Nup I (7,784m), Nuptse Shar II (7,776m), Nuptse Nup II (7,742m) andNuptse Shar III (7,695m).
Similarly,attempt to climb the normal route to the tallest peak of the Lhotse and Nuptse massif. Base Camp is located beside the Khumbu Glacier above its famous ice fall as well as from another side closed to Island Peak . An impressive ring of three peaks makes up the Nuptse massif.
The best time for climbing this beautiful mountain is during April, May, September and October.
The nearest major airport from the mountain range is Kathmandu airport but the most convenient center