No one has to be a climber to enjoy the magnificent and breathtaking views of a mountain. In the close proximity of mountain, we feel a sensation and thrill within us that we never feel elsewhere. Somehow all our worldly troubles become invisible. It is the dream of every avid traveler to visit the fascinating mountains that stand all around the world. Here are 7 amazing mountains around the world that you should see at least once.
7. The Atlas Mountains, Morocco
The Atlas Mountains in Morocco will provide you a complete mountain travelling experience as it has some awe-inspiring summits and is surrounded by picturesque valleys and magnificent villages sitting within charming mountain sceneries. It is easily the most beautiful area in Morocco. Standing taller than 4000 feet, this stunning mountain range attracts photographers, skiers, hikers, climbers and all sorts of travelers alike.
6. Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
Mount Kilimanjaro of Tanzania is one of the most stunning places in Africa with the peak of the mountain standing nearly 6000 feet high above ground. It is said to be the highest point in Africa and completes the Africa travel with a glorious touch. One of the highest volcanos in the world, it lies amidst the magnificent scenery of farmlands, rain forests, barren grounds and of course wild elephants.
5. Table Mountain, South Africa
The table mountain gets its name from its flat, table shaped cliff that provides a magnificent view of the Cape Town of South Africa. It stands at a height of over 1000 meters above ground and reaching its top is quite a thrilling experience. You can reach the top by riding some fantastic cable cars that also provides charming panoramic views of the city and surrounding ocean. It is a very popular attraction to the tourist and no one should miss out on it.
4. Mount Fuji, Japan
The most symbolic and representing landscape of Japan, the Mount Fuji is one of the most beautiful mountains in the world. If you loved the views of the mountain from the cherry blossom fields across the lake, then you should see it with your own eyes at least once. Its apocalyptic landscape makes it among the most admired mountains in the world.
3. Matterhorn, Switzerland
Swiss Alps is surely one of the most adored mountain ranges in the world and the Matterhorn is it’s most famous and popular peak. This peak stands 4478 meter tall and attracts an astounding number of photographers, climbers, sports folks and visitors of all kind. Along with the charming town at its base, visiting the Matterhorn can be the memory of a lifetime.
2. Rocky Mountains, Canada
Dream for all photographers around the world, the Rocky Mountains of Canada is without a doubt one of the most picturesque mountain ranges in the world. It is a part of the Banff National Park of Alberta which is the most visited park in North America. The Mount Assiniboine which stands at a height of 11870feet is often referred to as the Matterhorn of North America. The reflections of the mountain in the crystal clear lakes create a truly magical sight.
1. Mount Everest, Nepal
It’s a fact that the highest mountain in the world will easily give you the greatest thrill ever. Located between the border of Tibet and Nepal it is a very spiritual and magical place. Many people say there are two kinds of people in the world; those who have seen the Everest and those who did not. Watching the gigantic snowy peaks, amazing clear skies, peaceful people of Tibet will give you a joyous memory that will fill rest of your life with high spirits.
Author: Tajirul Haque
Tajirul Haque is a travel enthusiast and freelance travel writer on Upwork. Having written hundreds of travel articles on so many travel destinations around the world for his clients, Tajirul started Top Travel Lists back in September 2014. Travel writing is his passion and he always loves to write about a new destination as it allows him to know about more beautiful places the planet has to offer. He is always available for freelance travel writing opportunities.