List of mountains in India

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This is a list of mountains and mountain ranges in India.

Highest major summits in India

India summits of India with at least 500 meters of topographic prominence

Rank (Indian) Rank (world) Mountain[a] Height (m)[b] Height Range Prominence[c][d] Coordinates State
1 3 Kangchenjunga 8,586 28,169 Himalayas 3,922 27°42′09″N 88°08′48″E  Sikkim(Shared with Nepal)
2 23 Nanda Devi 7,816 25,643 Garhwal Himalaya 3,139 30°22′33″N 79°58′15″E / 30.37583°N 79.97083°E / 30.37583; 79.97083 Uttarakhand
3 29 Kamet 7,756 25,446 Garhwal Himalaya 2,826 30°55′12″N 79°35′30″E / 30.92000°N 79.59167°E / 30.92000; 79.59167 * Uttarakhand
4 31 Saltoro Kangri / K10 7,742 25,400 Saltoro Karakoram 2,160 35°23′57″N 76°50′53″E / 35.39917°N 76.84806°E / 35.39917; 76.84806 * Jammu and Kashmir
5 35 Saser Kangri I / K22 7,672 25,171 Saser Karakoram 2,304 34°52′00″N 77°45′09″E / 34.86667°N 77.75250°E / 34.86667; 77.75250 Jammu and Kashmir
6 48 Mamostong Kangri / K35 7,516 24,659 Rimo Karakoram 1,803 35°08′31″N 77°34′39″E / 35.14194°N 77.57750°E / 35.14194; 77.57750 Jammu and Kashmir
7 49 Saser Kangri II E 7,513 24,649 Saser Karakoram 1,450 34°48′17″N 77°48′24″E / 34.80472°N 77.80667°E / 34.80472; 77.80667 Jammu and Kashmir
8 51 Saser Kangri III 7,495 24,590 Saser Karakoram 850 34°50′44″N 77°47′06″E / 34.84556°N 77.78500°E / 34.84556; 77.78500 Jammu and Kashmir
9 56 Teram Kangri I 7,462 24,482 Siachen Karakoram 1,702 35°34′48″N 77°04′42″E / 35.58000°N 77.07833°E / 35.58000; 77.07833 Jammu and Kashmir
10 57 Jongsong Peak 7,462 24,482 Kangchenjunga Himalaya 1,298 27°52′54″N 88°08′09″E / 27.88167°N 88.13583°E / 27.88167; 88.13583 Sikkim
12 61 K12 7,428 24,370 Saltoro Karakoram 1,978 35°17′45″N 77°01′20″E / 35.29583°N 77.02222°E / 35.29583; 77.02222 Jammu and Kashmir
13 65 Kabru N 7,412 24,318 Kangchenjunga Himalaya 780 27°38′02″N 88°07′00″E / 27.63389°N 88.11667°E / 27.63389; 88.11667 Sikkim
14 69 Ghent Kangri 7,401 24,281 Saltoro Karakoram 1,493 35°31′04″N 76°48′02″E / 35.51778°N 76.80056°E / 35.51778; 76.80056 Jammu and Kashmir
15 71 Rimo I 7,385 24,229 Rimo Karakoram 1,438 35°21′18″N 77°22′08″E / 35.35500°N 77.36889°E / 35.35500; 77.36889 Jammu and Kashmir
16 73 Teram Kangri III 7,382 24,219 Siachen Karakoram 520 35°35′59″N 77°02′53″E / 35.59972°N 77.04806°E / 35.59972; 77.04806 Jammu and Kashmir
17 76 Kirat Chuli 7,362 24,153 Kangchenjunga Himalaya 1,168 27°47′16″N 88°11′43″E / 27.78778°N 88.19528°E / 27.78778; 88.19528 Sikkim
18 92 Mana 7,272 23,858 Garhwal Himalaya 730 30°52′50″N 79°36′55″E / 30.88056°N 79.61528°E / 30.88056; 79.61528 Uttarakhand
19 96 Apsarasas Kangri 7,245 23,770 Siachen Karakoram 635 35°32′19″N 77°08′55″E / 35.53861°N 77.14861°E / 35.53861; 77.14861 Jammu and Kashmir
20 97 Mukut Parbat 7,242 23,760 Garhwal Himalaya 840 30°56′57″N 79°34′12″E / 30.94917°N 79.57000°E / 30.94917; 79.57000 Uttarakhand
21 98 Rimo III 7,233 23,730 Rimo Karakoram 615 35°22′31″N 77°21′42″E / 35.37528°N 77.36167°E / 35.37528; 77.36167 Jammu and Kashmir
22 108 Singhi Kangri 7,202 23,629 Siachen Karakoram 790 35°35′59″N 76°59′01″E / 35.59972°N 76.98361°E / 35.59972; 76.98361 Jammu and Kashmir
23 Hardeol 7,161 23,494 Garhwal Himalaya 1,291 30°34′N 80°01′E / 30.567°N 80.017°E / 30.567; 80.017 Uttarakhand
24 Chaukhamba I / Badrinath 7,138 23,418 Garhwal Himalaya 1,594 30°44′53″N 79°17′19″E / 30.74806°N 79.28861°E / 30.74806; 79.28861 Uttarakhand
25 Nun-Kun 7,135 23,408 Zanskar Himalaya 2,404 33°59′N 76°01′E / 33.983°N 76.017°E / 33.983; 76.017 Jammu and Kashmir
26 Pauhunri 7,128 23,385 Sikkim Himalaya 2,035 27°57′N 88°51′E / 27.950°N 88.850°E / 27.950; 88.850 Sikkim
27 Pathibhara / The Pyramid 7,123 23,369 Kangchenjunga Himalaya 900 27°49′N 88°10′E / 27.817°N 88.167°E / 27.817; 88.167 Sikkim
28 Trisul I 7,120 23,359 Garhwal Himalaya 1,616 30°18′57″N 79°46′36″E / 30.31583°N 79.77667°E / 30.31583; 79.77667 Uttarakhand
29 Satopanth 7,075[1] 23,212 Garhwal Himalaya 1,250 30°50′45″N 79°12′48″E / 30.84583°N 79.21333°E / 30.84583; 79.21333 Uttarakhand
30 Tirsuli 7,074 23,209 Garhwal Himalaya 674 30°35′N 80°01′E / 30.583°N 80.017°E / 30.583; 80.017 Uttarakhand
31 Chong Kumdang Ri 7,071[2] 23,199 Rimo Karakoram 851 35°12′N 77°35′E / 35.200°N 77.583°E / 35.200; 77.583 Jammu and Kashmir
32 Dunagiri 7,066 23,182 Garhwal Himalaya 1,346 30°30′55″N 79°51′56″E / 30.51528°N 79.86556°E / 30.51528; 79.86556 Uttarakhand
33 Kangto 7,060 23,163 Assam Himalaya 2,195 27°51′57″N 92°31′53″E / 27.86583°N 92.53139°E / 27.86583; 92.53139 Arunachal Pradesh
34 Nyegyi Kansang 7,047[3] 23,120 Assam Himalaya 1,752 27°56′N 92°40′E / 27.933°N 92.667°E / 27.933; 92.667 Arunachal Pradesh
35 Padmanabh 7,030[2] 23,064 Rimo Karakoram 870 35°26′N 77°11′E / 35.433°N 77.183°E / 35.433; 77.183 Jammu and Kashmir
36 Shudu Tsempa 7,024[4] 23,045 Sikkim Himalaya 524 27°56′N 88°52′E / 27.933°N 88.867°E / 27.933; 88.867 Sikkim
37 Chamshen Kangri / Tughmo Zarpo 7,017[5] 23,022 Saser Karakoram 657 34°53′N 77°48′E / 34.883°N 77.800°E / 34.883; 77.800 Jammu and Kashmir
38 Aq Tash 7,016[6] 23,018 Rimo Karakoram 1,176 35°05′N 77°38′E / 35.083°N 77.633°E / 35.083; 77.633 Jammu and Kashmir
39 Chong Kumdang Ri II 7,004[2] 22,979 Rimo Karakoram 624 35°12′N 77°32′E / 35.200°N 77.533°E / 35.200; 77.533 Jammu and Kashmir
40 Rishi Pahar 6,992 22,940 Garhwal Himalaya 622 30°31′57″N 79°59′52″E / 30.53250°N 79.99778°E / 30.53250; 79.99778 Uttarakhand
41 Thalay Sagar 6,984 22,913 Garhwal Himalaya 1,004 30°51′36″N 78°59′45″E / 30.86000°N 78.99583°E / 30.86000; 78.99583 Uttarakhand
42 Mt. Lakshmi 6,983 22,910 Rimo Karakoram 800 35°27′N 77°10′E / 35.450°N 77.167°E / 35.450; 77.167 Jammu and Kashmir
43 Kedarnath Peak 6,968 22,769 Garhwal Himalaya 1,400 30°47′50″N 79°04′03″E / 30.79722°N 79.06750°E / 30.79722; 79.06750 Uttarakhand
44 Langpo 6,965[7] 22,851 Sikkim Himalaya 560 27°51′13″N 88°11′47″E / 27.85361°N 88.19639°E / 27.85361; 88.19639 Sikkim
45 Saraswati Parvat I / Saraswati Peak 6,940[1] 22,769 Garhwal Himalaya 900 30°01′N 79°30′E / 30.017°N 79.500°E / 30.017; 79.500 Uttarakhand
46 Shahi Kangri 6,934[8] 22,749 Central Tibetan Plateau 1,644 35°10′N 77°50′E / 35.167°N 77.833°E / 35.167; 77.833 Jammu and Kashmir
47 Sri Kailas 6,932 22,743 Garhwal Himalaya 1,092 31°01′03″N 79°10′39″E / 31.01750°N 79.17750°E / 31.01750; 79.17750 Uttarakhand
48 Kalanka 6,931 22,739 Garhwal Himalaya 850 30°30′8″N 79°56′20″E / 30.50222°N 79.93889°E / 30.50222; 79.93889 Uttarakhand
49 Chorten Nyima Ri 6,927[7] 22,726 Sikkim Himalaya 807 27°57′00″N 88°10′42″E / 27.95000°N 88.17833°E / 27.95000; 88.17833 Sikkim
50 Saf Minal / Pk 6911 6,911[9] 22,673 Garhwal Himalaya 531 30°31′N 79°58′E / 30.517°N 79.967°E / 30.517; 79.967 Uttarakhand
51 Panchchuli II 6,904[10] 22,651 Garhwal Himalaya 1,614 30°13′N 80°26′E / 30.217°N 80.433°E / 30.217; 80.433 Uttarakhand

Other significant mountains

Mountain ranges

Mt. Kilamanjaro

See also

Notes

  1. ^ Mountains in territory claimed but not controlled by India, such as K2, are not included iokkkln the table.
  2. ^ Hartemann & Hauptman 2005, pp. 233–244 is used as a reference for most peaks. Peaks not in the citation are referenced separately.
  3. ^ The table below only lists the 100 summits with at least 500 m (1,640 ft) prominence. A few spectacular peaks such as Abi Gamin (prominence of 217m) and Gimmigela Chuli (prominence of 432m) are therefore not included in the table.
  4. ^ Peakbagger is used as a reference for this column.

References

  1. ^ a b Kapadia (Garwhal) 1999, p. 217.
  2. ^ a b c Kapadia 2010, p. 186.
  3. ^ Bisht 2008, p. 36.
  4. ^ Weare 2009, p. 188.
  5. ^ "Chamshen Kangri, India". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 15 February 2015. 
  6. ^ Kapadia (Karakoram) 1999, p. 100.
  7. ^ a b Kapadia (Sikkim) 1999, p. 138.
  8. ^ "Shahi Kangri, India". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 15 February 2015. 
  9. ^ Kapadia (Kumaun) 1999, p. 42.
  10. ^ Kapadia (Kumaun) 1999, p. 34.

Bibliography

  • Bisht, Ramesh Chandra (2008), International Encyclopaedia Of Himalayas (5 Vols. Set), Mittal Publications, ISBN 978-81-8324-265-3 
  • Hartemann, Frederic; Hauptman, Robert (2005), The Mountain Encyclopedia: An A to Z Compendium of Over 2,250 Terms, Concepts, Ideas, and People, Taylor Trade Publishing, ISBN 978-1-4617-0331-0 
  • Kapadia, Harish (2010), Siachen Glacier: The Battle of Roses, Rupa & Company, ISBN 978-81-291-1687-1 
  • Kapadia, Harish (1999), Across Peaks & Passes in Garhwal Himalaya, Indus Publishing, ISBN 978-81-7387-097-2 
  • Kapadia, Harish (1999), Across Peaks & Passes in Ladakh, Zanskar & East Karakoram, Indus Publishing, ISBN 978-81-7387-100-9 
  • Kapadia, Harish (1999), Across Peaks & Passes in Kumaun Himalaya, Indus Publishing, ISBN 978-81-7387-096-5 
  • Kapadia, Harish (2001), Across Peaks & Passes in Darjeeling & Sikkim, Indus Publishing, ISBN 978-81-7387-126-9 
  • World 7200-meter Peaks, peakbagger.com, retrieved 15 February 2015 
  • Weare, Gary (2009), Trekking in the Indian Himalaya, Lonely Planet, ISBN 978-1-74059-768-5 
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