Changtse is a mountain situated between the Main Rongbuk and East Rongbuk Glaciers in , , immediately north of .

Notable Places in the Area

The refers to the sharp-edged pass carved by glaciers in the ridge connecting and Changtse in . is situated 1 km southeast of Changtse. Photo: Lucag, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Localities in the Area

The was a nearly vertical rock face with a height of around 12 metres located very high on at approximately 8,790 metres above sea level, near the summit. Photo: Debasish biswas kolkata, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is located at the head of the and the foot of the Western Cwm, which lies at an altitude of 5,486 metres on the Nepali slopes of , not far above Base Camp and southwest of the summit. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Gorak shep or is a small settlement that sits on the edge of a frozen lakebed covered with sand in with the same name. is situated 10 km southwest of Changtse. Photo: Niklassletteland, CC BY-SA 3.0.


28.0243° or 28° 1' 27.6" north
86.9152° or 86° 54' 54.7" east
Open Location Code
7,543 metres (24,747 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2677892526
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Azerbaijani: Çanqze
  • Basque: Changtse
  • Bulgarian: Чангце
  • Catalan: Changtse
  • Cebuano: Changtse
  • Chinese: 章子峰
  • Czech: Čangce
  • Dutch: Changtse
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: جبل تشانجتس
  • English: Changtse Peak
  • Esperanto: Ĉangce
  • French: Changtse
  • German: Changtse
  • Hindi: चांगसे
  • Italian: Changtse
  • Japanese: チャンツェ
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Changtse
  • Persian: چانگتسه
  • Polish: Changtse
  • Portuguese: Changtse
  • Russian: Чангзе
  • Russian: пик Чангцзе
  • Sanskrit: चाङ्त्से
  • Spanish: Changtse
  • Swedish: Changtse
  • Turkish: Changtse
  • Ukrainian: Чангзе
  • चंग्त्से

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