25 Mountain Peaks in India

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Mountain Peaks in India

  1. Kanchenjunga Peak
  2. Nanda Devi Peak
  3. Kamet Peak
  4. Trishul Mountain Peak
  5. Hardeol Mountain Peak
  6. Mount Saramati
  7. Saltoro Kangri Mountain Peak
  8. Mamostong Kangri Peak
  9. Rimo Mountain Peak
  10. Chaukhamba Peak
  11. Mana Peak
  12. Mukut Parvat
  13. K12
  14. Abi Gamin Mountain Peak
  15. Kabru Mountain Peak
  16. Kangto Mountain Peak
  17. Jongsong Peak
  18. Ghent Kangri
  19. Panchchuli Mountain Peak
  20. Kedarnath Mountain Peak
  21. Kiratchuli Mountain Peak
  22. Bandarpunch Mountain Peak
  23. Rishi Pahad
  24. Nilkantha Peak
  25. Dunagiri

Kanchenjunga Peak

The elevation of the Kanchenjunga peak is around 8586 meters above the sea level. It is situated between the Tamur river and the Teesta river. It lies between Nepal and Sikkim. Until 1852, the Kanchenjunga mountain peak was assumed as the highest mountain peak in the world. Kanchenjunga mountain peak was first climbed by Joe Brown and George Band in the year 1955. Kanchenjunga means the five treasures of snow which are gold silver gems grain in the holy books. Kanchenjunga is a group of five peaks.

Nanda Devi Peak

It is the highest mountain peak in India. The peak is situated in totally in India. The Kanchenjunga mountain peak is in the border of India and Nepal. It was the highest mountain peak in the world until 1808. The elevation of the Nanda Devi peak is 7824 meters. Nanda Devi mountain peak is situated in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand.

Kamet Peak

Kamet peak is on the Zanskar mountain range. It is situated in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand. It is the third highest mountain peak in India. The elevation of Kamet Peak is 7756 meters. The Kamet mountain peak is situated very close to Tibet and it is remotely located from some Himalayan mountain ranges.

Trishul Mountain Peak

Trishul mountain peak is a group of three Himalayan mountain peaks. They are situated in Western Kumaun. The highest mountain peak which is also known as the Trishul one has an elevation of 7120 meters. The mountain peaks look like the trident of Lord Shiva. That’s why they are called the Trishul. The Trishul mountain peaks are situated near to Nanda Devi sanctuary which is 15 kilometres away from Nanda Devi mountain peak. The three peaks are named as Trishul 1, Trishul 2, and Trishul

Hardeol Mountain Peak

Hardeol or ‘Temple of God’ is one of the major peaks of the Kumaon Himalaya. It is the highest peak on the northern side of the ring of peaks guarding the Nanda Devi Sanctuary.

Mount Saramati

The elevation of mount Saramati is around 3826 meters. It is situated in Nagaland. Mount Saramati is one of the prominent peaks in Southeast Asia.

Saltoro Kangri Mountain Peak

It is the highest mountain peak in the Saltoro mountain range. The mountain range is a major range of Karakoram. The Saltoro mountain peak is very near to the longest glacier in the world which is the Siachen glacier. The elevation is 7742 meters.

Mamostong Kangri Peak

It is situated in the remote Rimo Muztagh Range. the range is a range of Karakoram mountain range in India. The elevation of the mountain peak is around 7516 meters. It is the 48th highest peak in the world.

Rimo Mountain Peak

The mountain peak is located in the famous Karakoram ranges. The elevation is 7385 meters. The highest peak is Rimo one out of the four peaks.

Chaukhamba Peak

It is the highest peak among the Gangotri group of peaks in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand. Out of the four peaks, number one is the highest. The elevation of the Chaukhamba one peak is 7138 meters. Chaukhamba means for pillars. Four peaks in total’s why it is called Chaukhamba peak.

Mana Peak

It is located north of Badrinath. Mana peak is situated in the extremity of the Zanskar Range. It is lies between the Mana pass and the Niti pass. The elevation of Mana is 7355 meters. It stands at 92 among the ten highest mountain peaks in the world.

Mukut Parvat

Mukut Parvat is the neighbouring mountain peak of mount Kamet. it is located to the south of an elevation is around 7242 meters. It stands on 97th in the top 10 highest mountain peaks in the world.

K12

K12 is situated in the Saltoro mountains. Mountains range of Karakoram. They are situated in the Siachen region in Jammu and Kashmir. It is almost on the line of control between India and Pakistan. K12 is situated to the South of the Siachen glacier. The elevation is 7428 meters.

Abi Gamin Mountain Peak

Abi Gamin mountain peak is mostly situated in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. It is situated in the north of the Kamet mountain peak. The mountain peak is located nearer to the border of Tibet. The elevation is around 7355.

Kabru Mountain Peak

The Kabru mountain peak is in the Himalayan range. It is on the border of Nepal and India. The elevation is 7412 meters.

Kangto Mountain Peak

The elevation of the mountain peak is around 7060 meters. It is situated in the eastern Himalayas. It is located in the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh. The peak is on the borders of India and the Tibet autonomous region of China. It is the highest peak in Arunachal Pradesh.

Jongsong Peak

Jongsong peak is located in the Himalayan mountain range. It is located in the Janak section. It stands at the rank of 57 in the world. The elevation is around 7462 meters. It is located on the tri-junction of India, Nepal, and China.

Ghent Kangri

It is also known as Mount Ghent or Ghent 1. It is located to the west of the Siachen glacier. It is under Indian control since 1984. It is very close to the line of control of Pakistan. It is the 69th highest mountain peak in the world.

Panchchuli Mountain Peak

It is located in the Uttarakhand state of India. The elevation is 6904 meters. The parent mountain range is the Himalayas.

Kedarnath Mountain Peak

It is located in the Western Garhwal Himalayas. Kedarnath is the highest peak in the south of the Gangotri glacier. Kedarnath peak is 15 km away from the Hindu holy religious site of the Gomukh which is the source of the Ganga river. The elevation of the Kedarnath peak is 6940 meters.

Kiratchuli Mountain Peak

The elevation of the Kiratchuli mountain peak is around 7365 meters. The parent mountain range is the Himalayan mountain range. It is located between Nepal and India.

Bandarpunch Mountain Peak

The parent ranges of Bandar Punch mountain peak is Pauri Garhwal in the Himalayan mountain ranges. The elevation is 6316 meters. It is located in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. Bandar punch means the tail of the money.

Rishi Pahad

Rishi Pahad is a Himalayan mountain peak. It is located in Uttarakhand. It is to the east of the Nanda Devi biosphere reserve. It is to the south of Trishul peak and Hardeol peak. The parent mountain range is the Himalayas. The elevation is 6992 meters.

Nilkantha Peak

The elevation is 6596 meters. The parent mountain range is in the Himalayas. It is located in the Pauri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand.

Dunagiri

Dunagiri is located in Uttarakhand and the parent mountain range is the Himalayan mountain range. It is near to Nanda Devi sanctuary. The elevation is 7066.

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