Top 5 Highest Mountains in India by Height
Top 5 Highest Mountains in India by Height: The Himalayas mountain range of India has more than fifty mountains and peaks. It is the home of Earth’s highest peaks. These peaks are considered as sacred as per Hinduism and Buddhism culture.
List of top five highest summits in India as per their height.
1.Kanchenjunga (8,586 m), Sikkim
Kanchenjunga Mountain is a part of the great Himalayas, lies in between Nepal and Sikkim of India. It is the highest mountain peak of India and The third highest mountain peak in the world.
2.Nanda Devi (7,816 m), Uttarakhand
Nanda Devi mountain is situated in Chamoli, Uttarakhand. It is the second-highest mountain peak in India and also the 23rd highest peak in the world. The mountain peak is home to many mammals like black bears, tahy, musk deer. It is famous for its remote mountain wilderness.
3.Kamet (7,756 m), Uttarakhand
Kamet mountain of Uttarakhand, India.Garhwal division of Uttarakhand lying in the Himalayas. It is the home to the Hindu pilgrimage circuit called Chota Char Dham in the Garhwal Himalayas.
4.Saltoro Kangri (7,742 m), Jammu and Kashmir
Saltoro Kangri or K10 is a part of the Saltoro range. It is also the highest peak of the Saltoro Mountain range.
5.Saser Kangri (7,672 m), Ladakh
Saser Kangri mountain or K22 is located within Ladakh. It is the home to six mountain peaks of Saser Kangri I, Saser Kangri II to IV, and Plateau Peak.
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