How many mountains are in India?

Which state has many mountains in India?


Rank States Range/Region
1 Sikkim Eastern Himalayas
2 Uttarakhand Garhwal Himalaya section of the Western Himalayas
3 Arunachal Pradesh Eastern Himalayas
4 Himachal Pradesh Western Himalayas

How much of India is mountainous?

Plains -40%, Mountains –33%, Plateaus -27%

Which is the smallest mountain of India?

Haramukh, also spelled Harmukh, mountain peak of the Great Himalayas in Jammu and Kashmir union territory, northern India (the Indian-administered portion of the Kashmir region).

How many Himalayas are in India?

The Himalayan states include 10 hill states- Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Meghalaya, and two partial hill states, namely Assam and West Bengal.

Which state has most mountains?


Rank State Highest elevation
1 Colorado 14,440 ft 4401 m
2 Wyoming 13,809 ft 4209 m
3 Utah 13,518 ft 4120 m
4 New Mexico 13,167 ft 4013 m

Which state has maximum number of mountains?

It is the highest peak in this range in the state of Madhya Pradesh.

Highest Mountain Peaks in States of India.

Mountain Peak Height (in meters) State
Nanda Devi 7816 m Uttarakhand
Kangto 7060 m Arunachal Pradesh
Reo Purgyill 6816 m Himachal Pradesh
Mount Saramati 3841 m Nagaland (shared with Myanmar)

How many rivers are there in India?

There are 8 major river systems in India, with more than 400 rivers in total. Rivers play an important role in the lives of the Indian people due to their crucial importance in sustenance and their place in Indian religions.

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Is Mt Everest in India?

Mount Everest is a peak in the Himalaya mountain range. It is located between Nepal and Tibet, an autonomous region of China. At 8,849 meters (29,032 feet), it is considered the tallest point on Earth. In the nineteenth century, the mountain was named after George Everest, a former Surveyor General of India.