From the snow peaks of the Himalayas in India and Nepal to the high country of Sri Lanka’s tea growing districts and Indonesia’s verdant volcanoes, the mountain ranges of Asia offer a variety of vistas, climates, villages and even agricultural methods.

These images showcase a swathe of these mountains with everything from foot hills to the highest peaks, the monasteries, towns and people that live amongst them.

The dramatic landscape of Tiger Leaping Gorge, Yunnan, China. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

Mt Ramelau the highest peak in East Timor. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

The Annapurna range, Nepal. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

The rocky landscape of Mt Kinabalu, the highest peak on the Malay archipelago. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

Mt Everest as seen from an airplane ride to Paro, Bhutan. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

The dramatic ranges of the Bungle Bungles, Western Australia. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

A tea picker in the hill country of Sri Lanka. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

Agricultural fields near Pai by the hills of northern Thailand. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

Fan Jing Shan in Hunan Province, China. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

The high camp near Mardi Himal surrounded by mountains, Nepal. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

A stupa in the mist of an early morning in the hill country of Kalaw, Burma. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

Garwhali villages in a terraced landscape. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

Mountains near Phonsavan, Laos. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

The Takstang monastery perched on a mountain cliff in Bhutan. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

The terraced landscape of the Sapa hills, Vietnam. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

A hiker overlooking Wilpena Pound, South Australia. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

Flowers on hills near Hatobilico, East Timor. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

The karst landscape of Guangxi around Yangshuo, China. Pic: Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com

All images by Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com