coolestplacestovisit.com -Gangkhar Puensum Gangkhar Puensum (Dzongkha: གངས་དཀར་སྤུན་གསུམ་ Kangkar Punsum, alternatively, Gangkar Punsum or Gankar Punzum) is the highest mountain in Bhutan and a strong candidate for the highest unclimbed mountain in the world with an elevation of 7,570 metres (24,836 ft) and a prominence of 2,995 metres (9,826 ft). Its
World's highest unclimbed mountain. Gangkhar Puensum was attempted by four expeditions in 1985 and 1986 after Bhutan opened its mountains for mountaineering in 1983. In 1994, however, climbing mountains higher than 6,000 meters was prohibited out of respect for spiritual beliefs and customs.
Highest unclimbed mountain. The mountain most widely claimed to be the highest unclimbed mountain in the world in terms of elevation is Gangkhar Puensum (7,570 m (24,840 ft)). It is in Bhutan, on or near the border with China.
Gangkhar. Gangkhar Puensum is the world's highest unclimbed mountain. We believe the insurance industry is a catalyst for economic growth and social development, but the challenge is the limited level of innovation and disruption in the sector in emerging markets.