Himalayas questions This is a list of recently added questions about Himalayas. Play Himalayas quiz and see all the questions. At the borders of which countries lies Mount Everest?Nepal and China. Mount Everest, known in Nepali as Sagarmāthā and in Tibetan as Chomolungma, is Earth's highest mountain above sea level, located in the Mahalangur Himal sub-range of the Himalayas. The international border between China (Tibet Autonomous Region) and Nepal runs across its summit point. Created by: Tschuka average 64% Bhutan and ChinaBhutan and China505Nepal and BhutanNepal and Bhutan1821Nepal and ChinaNepal and China9044Nepal and IndiaNepal and India2733alpinism riddles » "World’s Deadliest Mountain" is ...Annapurna. The Annapurna peaks are among the world's most dangerous mountains to climb, although in more recent history, using only figures from 1990 and after, Kangchenjunga has a higher fatality rate.By March 2012, there had been 191 summit ascents of Annapurna I Main, and 61 climbing fatalities on the mountain. This fatality-to-summit ratio (32%) is the highest of any of the eight-thousanders. In October 2014, at least 43 people were killed as a result of snowstorms and avalanches on and around Annapurna, in Nepal's worst ever trekking disaster. Created by: Tschuka very hard 27% AnnapurnaAnnapurna967K2K21907Mount EverestMount Everest317LhotseLhotse312Nepal riddles » Which pair of climbers made the first winter ascent of Mount Everest?Krzysztof Wielicki i Leszek Cichy. On February 17, 1980, Leszek Cichy and Krzysztof Wielicki, as the first alpinists in history, won the highest mountain in the world in winter - Mount Everest (8850 m). A 20-person, national expedition was led by the precursor of the winter himalism, Andrzej Zawada.Created by: Tschuka very hard 39% Jerzy Kukuczka i Andrzej CzokJerzy Kukuczka i Andrzej Czok566Krzysztof Wielicki i Leszek CichyKrzysztof Wielicki i Leszek Cichy756Reinhold Messner i Peter HabelerReinhold Messner i Peter Habeler397Andrzej Zawada i Andrzej HeinrichAndrzej Zawada i Andrzej Heinrich213climbing riddles » What is the name of the second highest peak in the Himalayas?Kangchenjunga. Mount Kangchenjunga lies about 125 km (78 mi) east-south-east of Mount Everest. It is the second highest mountain of the Himalayas. Kangchenjunga is the third highest mountain in the world, and lies partly in Nepal and partly in Sikkim, India. It rises with an elevation of 8,586 m (28,169 ft) in a section of the Himalayas called Kangchenjunga Created by: Tschuka very hard 22% KangchenjungaKangchenjunga189LhotseLhotse87K2K2408AnnapurnaAnnapurna139records riddles » Where is Reinhold Messner from? (known climber)From Italy. Reinhold Messner is an Italian mountaineer, from Italian province of South Tyrol. He made the first ascent of Mount Everest without supplemental oxygen, along with Peter Habeler, and was the first climber to ascend all fourteen peaks over 8,000 metres (26,000 ft) above sea level. Created by: Tschuka very hard 22% from Switzerlandfrom Switzerland1217from Francefrom France153from Germanyfrom Germany724from Italyfrom Italy614mountains riddles » K2 lies on the border of ...China and Pakistan. K2 is the second highest mountain in the world, after Mount Everest,It is on the border between China and Pakistan. K2 is known as the Savage Mountain due to the extreme difficulty of ascent. It has the second-highest fatality rate among the eight thousanders. With around 300 successful summits and 77 fatalities, about one person dies on the mountain for every four who summit.Created by: Tschuka very hard 33% Nepal and ChinaNepal and China3127Bhutan and NepalBhutan and Nepal1435China and PakistanChina and Pakistan3338India and NepalIndia and Nepal2052borders riddles » Which of the highest peaks of the world has never been climbed during winter?K2 is the second highest mountain in the world, after Mount Everest, at 8,611 metres above sea level. K2 is known as the Savage Mountain due to the extreme difficulty of ascent. It has the second-highest fatality rate among the eight thousanders and has never been climbed during winter.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 63% K2K2609Broad PeakBroad Peak101ShishapangmaShishapangma115Nanga ParbatNanga Parbat135geography riddles » What is the meaning of "Druk Jul", the official name of Bhutan?The country of dragon. The dragon (druk) is the symbol of Bhutan. "The kingdom of dragon" is the title of anthem, the king is called "The Dragon king".Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskaeasy 73% The house of BuddaThe house of Budda2200The Dark gulfThe Dark gulf600The Iron gatesThe Iron gates1299The country of dragonThe country of dragon11598dragons riddles » Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay were the first to climb Mt Everest. But which of them was the first to step on the summit?It is not known. After the success, journalists were persistently repeating the question which of the two men had the right to the glory of being the first one, and who was merely the second, the follower. Colonel Hunt, the expedition leader, declared, "They reached it together, as a team."Created by: Daisuke Kodamahard 59% HillaryHillary1780NorgayNorgay1229it is not knownit is not known5305Reinhold MessnerReinhold Messner632mountains riddles » In which country was that photo taken?China. The Potala Palace in Lhasa, was the chief residence of the Dalai Lama until the 14th Dalai Lama fled to Dharamsala, India, during the 1959 Tibetan uprising. Today, the Potala Palace is a museum.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 37% ChinaChina2418NepalNepal1930BhutanBhutan1625IndiaIndia527Tibet riddles » Play mountains quiz and see all the questions.