(Last Updated on : 12-05-2017)
Peaks are characterized by serrated ridges and scraggy crests. The lofty peaks with their beauty and grace have epitomized the magnificence of India since ages. Be it the snowcapped splendor of the Himalaya
n peaks or the lushness of the Western Ghat
peaks, the very clasping Mountain Peaks of India delineate Indian geography to a great extent.
The Mountain Peaks of India like Abu Gamin, Agastya Malai, the Arwa Group, etc are given below.
is a Himalayan peak situated in the Chamoli district
. It is located in the central Himalayas at the culminating point of the Zanskar Range
is located in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. More specifically, it is a group of three Himalayan peaks namely, Arwa Tower, Arwa Crest and Arwa Spire.
are two mountain peaks located above the Arwa Valley in the northwest of Badrinath
is located in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, 16 km from Badrinath.
, a Himalayan peak is located in the Pithoragarh
district of Uttarakhand, at a height of about 6,334 meters above mean sea level.
is a steep and rocky peak located in the Garhwal Himalaya
is situated in the Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand at a height of about 6,510 meters. It is so named because it has four corners.
The highest peak in Wayanad
in Western Ghats is Chembra Peak
, which is located at a height of about 2100 meters above mean sea level.
, situated in eastern Kumaun
of the Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand is the highest peak above the Kalabaland Glacier.
, a peak in the Chamoli District Himalayas in Uttarakhand has a height of about 7,066 meters (23,182 feet) above mean sea level.
peak in the Arbuda
Mountains of Rajasthan
is the highest point of the Aravalli Range
. It has a height of about 1,722 m (5,650 ft) above mean sea level.
is situated at the northern end of the Milam Valley in the Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand. It is the highest peak on the northern side of the ring of peaks guarding the Nanda Devi Sanctuary
Kangla Tarbo 1
Kangla Tarbo 1 is a mountain peak located in the Lahaul and Spiti district
of Himachal Pradesh
, a natural heritage site and the 10th highest peak of Karnataka
is a part of the Western Ghats.
is the highest peak in the remote Rimo Muztagh and is located about 30 kms east southeast of the snout of the Siachen Glacier.
Located in the Chandra Dhrona Hill Ranges of the Western Ghats of Chikkamagaluru
is the highest peak in Karnataka.
is the second highest mountain in India and the highest located entirely within the country. It is a part of the Garhwal Himalayas and is located in Uttarakhand.
, a Himalayan mountain peak is located in the Milam Valley in the east of the Milam Glacier
in the Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand.
, a Himalayan mountain peak is located in the Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand.
is a Himalayan peak in the Garhwal Division
in the state of Uttarakhand.
are a group of five snow-capped peaks in the Himalayas, at the end of the eastern Kumaon region
in Pithoragarh district in Uttarakhand.
, located in the Somwarpet
Taluk is the highest peak in Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary
in the Western Ghats of Karnataka.
is a Himalayan peak situated in the Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand, south of the Kalabaland Glacier in eastern Kumaun in the Ralam Valley.
is located in the Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand, at the northeast corner of the ring of peaks surrounding the Nanda Devi Sanctuary and on the eastern rim of the Nanda Devi Biosphere Reserve, south of Trishuli
is the highest point of the Singalila Ridge in Darjeeling district on the West Bengal-Nepal border.
is a Himalayan peak situated in the easternmost part of Kumaun at an altitude of about 6,480 meters above mean sea level.
is situated within Jammu and Kashmir
and is the highest peak of the Saser Muztagh
, the easternmost sub-range of the Karakoram Range
Sherpi Kangri is a mountain peak in the Karakoram Range, south of the Ghent Kangri
. It has a height of about 7,380 m (24,210 ft).?
With a height of about 6888 meters above mean sea level, Siniolchu
is one of the highest peaks in Sikkim
Sonsogor is located in the taluka (county) of Sattari in Goa
. It is the highest peak in the state with a height of about 1,166 meters above mean sea level.
Suj Tilla East
Suj Tilla East
is a Himalayan peak located in the eastern part of Uttarakhand in the Pithoragarh district. It has a height of about 6,394 meters above mean sea level.
is situated over the eastern flank of the Kalabaland Glacier, east of the Johar Valley.
is the highest mountain peak in Kodagu district
in Karnataka and is a part of the Western Ghats Range. With a height of about 1,748 meters above mean sea level, it is the fourth highest peak in Karnataka.
is a group of three Himalayan mountain peaks in western Kumaun in Uttarakhand. Among the three, the highest peak is Trishul which has a height of about 7120m.
Uja Tirche is a peak located in Uttarakhand and is a part of the Nanda Devi
group of the Kumaon or Garhwal Himalaya.