Nepal (south) side Meters Feet Tibet (north) side Population
  8,900 29,199    
Mt Everest summit 8,848 29,029 Mt Everest summit  
Hillary Step 8,790 28,840    
South Summit Everest 8,749 28,704    
  8,700 28,543 Third Step  
  8,700 28,543    
  8,625 28,297 Second Step  
  8,600 28,215    
  8,550 28,051 First Step  
Lhotse (4th highest mountain) 8,504 27,900    
  8,500 27,887 Summit Ridge  
Balcony (27,500 or 27,700) 8,412 27,600    
  8,400 27,559    
  8,300 27,231    
  8,250 27,068 High Camp  
  8,200 26,903    
  8,100 26,575    
  8,000 26,247    
Camp IV (aka South Col) 7,955 26,100    
  7,900 25,919    
  7,800 25,591    
  7,700 25,262    
  7,650 25,100 Camp 2  
  7,600 24,934    
  7,500 24,606    
Camp III (half way up Lhotse face) 7,468 24,500    
  7,400 24,278    
  7,300 23,950    
  7,200 23,622    
  7,100 23,294    
  7,060 23,163 North Col  
  7,000 22,966    
  6,900 22,638    
  6,800 22,310    
  6,700 21,982    
  6,600 21,654    
  6,500 21,325    
Camp II (base of Lhotse face) 6,492 21,300    
  6,450 21,160 Camp 2 (Advanced base camp)  
  6,400 20,997    
  6,300 20,669    
  6,200 20,341    
  6,100 20,013    
  6,050 19,850 Changtse Camp  
  6,000 19,685    
Camp I (just past icefall) 5,974 19,600    
  5,900 19,357    
  5,800 19,029 Intermediate Camp  
  5,700 18,701    
  5,600 18,373    
  5,565 18,258 Semo La Pass - highest in world  
Kala Patthar 5,545 18,192    
  5,500 18,045 Yak Camp  
  5,400 17,717    
Everest Base Camp 5,334 17,500    
  5,321 17,457 Tanggula Pass  
  5,300 17,388    
  5,250 17,226 Everest Base Camp  
Pumori Base Camp 5,209 17,090    
  5,200 17,060    
Gorak Shep 5,158 16,924    
  5,100 16,732 Wenquan  
  5,000 16,404 Tibetan plateau - avg elev in NW (Changthang)  
  4,930 16,174 Lobuje  
  4,900 16,076    
  4,800 15,748    
  4,700 15,420    
  4,600 15,092    
  4,500 14,764 Tibetan plateau (average height)  
Dingbouche 4,412 14,475    
  4,400 14,436    
Pheriche 4,371 14,340    
  4,300 14,108    
  4,200 13,780    
  4,100 13,451    
  4,000 13,123    
Pangboche 3,900 12,795    
Tengboche (Tenbouche) 3,866 12,683   70
  3,800 12,467    
  3,799 12,464 Thame  
Debouche (Deboche) 3,734 12,251    
  3,700 12,139    
  3,650 11,975 Lhasa 223,000
  3,600 11,811    
  3,500 11,483    
Namche Bazaar 3,444 11,300   1,647
  3,400 11,155    
  3,300 10,827    
  3,200 10,499    
  3,100 10,171    
  3,000 9,843    
  2,900 9,514    
Lukla 2,819 9,250    
  2,800 9,186    
  2,700 8,858    
Phakding 2,650 8,694    
  2,600 8,530    
  2,500 8,202    
  2,400 7,874    
  2,300 7,546    
  2,200 7,218    
  2,100 6,890    
  2,000 6,562    
  1,900 6,234    
  1,800 5,906    
  1,700 5,577    
  1,600 5,249    
  1,500 4,921    
  1,400 4,593    
  1,300 4,265    
  1,200 3,937    
  1,100 3,609    
  1,000 3,281    
  900 2,953    
  800 2,625    
  700 2,297    
  600 1,969    
  500 1,640    
  400 1,312    
  300 984    
  200 656    
  100 328    
Death zone