List of mountains in India

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This is a list of mountains and mountain ranges in India. Many mountains are measured from Isolated level

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 7,628 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


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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