Top 10 Highest Peaks of India 2020

Top 10 Highest Peaks of India 2020: The Mountain Peaks of India take pride in acting as the roof of the world. Not only the Himalayas but also there are other beautiful peaks and hills in the state like the famous peaks of Western and the Eastern Ghats.  In this article, we have provided the details of the highest peaks of India. The highest Himalaya Mountain Peaks in India are Kanchenjunga, Nanda Devi, and Kamet.

Top 10 Highest Peaks of India 2020

Highest Peaks in States of India


Top 10 Highest Peaks Of India

1. Kangchenjunga Peak

Height: 8586 meter
Location: Sikkim

Facts: The Kangchenjunga is the highest mountain peak in India and ranked 3rd highest summit in the world with an elevation of 8,586 m (28,169 ft). The highest mountain Kangchenjunga is located at the border of India and Nepal in the great Himalayas range,Sikkim.

2. Nanda Devi Peak

Height: 7816 meter
Location: Uttarakhand

Facts: The Nanda Devi is situated in the Garhwal Himalayas region in the state of Uttarakhand. Nanda Devi is the highest summit in the two massif another one is called as Nanda Devi East, located at the eastern part.
Nanda Devi is one of the highest mountain in the world and ranked second in India, Also highest mountain of Uttarakhand.

Nanda Devi Peak

3. Kamet Peak

Height: 7756 meter
Location: Uttrakhand

Facts: The Kamet is the highest summit in the Zaskar mountain Range of Garhwal region in the Chamoli District of Uttarakhand. Kamet is second highest mountain summit of Garhwal Himalayas and third highest mountain peak of India with an elevation of 7,756 m (25,446 ft). Kamet mountain peak is surrounded by three major neighboring peaks and lies very close  the Tibet.

Kamet Peak

4. Saltoro Kangri Peak

Height: 7742 meter
Location: Jammu & Kashmir

Facts: The Saltoro Kangri is the highest peak of Saltoro Mountain ranges,a sub range of Karakoram, the biggest range of greater Himalaya mountains.
Saltoro Mountains are situated at the center of great Karakoram and very near to the longest glaciers in the world, the Siachen Glacier. The Saltoro Kangri is 31st highest independent mountain peak in world with an elevation of 7,742 m (25,400 ft) in Kashmir.

Saltoro Kangri Peak

5. Saser Kangri Peak

Height: 7,672 metre
Location: Jammu & Kashmir

Facts: The Saser Kangri are group of five majestic mountain peaks situated in the the Saser Muztagh range in Jammu and Kashmir. Saser Muztagh is one of the sub-range of the great Karakoram range lies at the southeast part of he Karakoram range.
Saser Kangri I is the highest mountain peak among the all five brothers with an elevation of 7,672 m (25,171 ft) and Ranked 35th in the world.

Saser Kangri Peak

6. Mamostong Kangri Peak

Height: 7516 meter
Location: Jammu & Kashmir

Facts: The Magnificent Mamostong Kangri is the highest mountain of sub ranges Rimo Mustagh of of the Great Karakoram range. Mamostong Kangri is located at a majestic altitude of 7,516 m (24,659 ft) in the remote area of the Siachen Glacier. Mamostong Kangri is ranked 48th independent highest peak in the world.

Mamostong Kangri Peak

7. Rimo Peak

Height: 7385 meter
Location: Jammu & Kashmir

Facts: The Rimo massif is located at the northern side of Rimo Muztagh in the famous the Karakoram ranges. The striped mountains are lies northeast part of the great Siachen Glacier with an elevation of 7,385 m (24,229 ft).

Rimo Peak

8. Hardeol Peak

Height: 7151 meter
Location: Uttrakhand


Hardeol also called as Temple of God is one of the major mountain peak of the Kumaon Himalaya located at the northern side of Sanctuary and guarding the Nanda Devi.

The 7,151 m (23,461 ft) highest Hardeol peak is situated in the Milam valley of Pithoragarh district in Uttarakhand. Hardeol peak lies very next to another Himalayan mountain peak called Tirsuli with an height of  7,074 m (23,209 ft).

9. Chaukamba Peak

Height: 7138 meter
Location: Uttrakhand


The Chaukhamba summit is the highest peak in the group of the Gangotri situated in the Garhwal Himalaya region of Uttarakhand.

The Gangotri Group has total four peaks and Chaukhamba I is the highest among them with an elevation of 7,138 m (23,419 ft). Chaukhamba got its name due to the four big peaks along with each other.

Chaukamba Peak

10. Trisul Peak

Height: 7120 meter
Location: Uttrakhand


Trisul is one of the three mountain peaks of a group located at mountainous regions of Kumaon in Uttarakhand state.

The highest peak of the group is Trisul I at an elevation of 7,120 m (23,359 ft). The three got its name after Trishul weapon of Lord Shiva, Trisul mountain peaks are near to the Nanda Devi sanctuary.

Trisul Peak

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