Your question: How many mountain states are there in India?

The Indian Himalayan Region is spread across 13 Indian States/Union Territories (namely Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura, Assam and West Bengal), stretching across 2500 km.

Which Indian states have mountains?

States

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

Which is the highest place in India?

With a height of over 8.5 thousand meters above sea level, the Kanchenjunga peak is the tallest mountain in India.

Which is most beautiful hill station in India?

10 Most Beautiful Hill Stations of India

  • Mussoorie, Uttarakhand. …
  • Gulmarg, Jammu and Kashmir. …
  • Darjeeling, West Bengal. …
  • Shillong, Meghalaya. …
  • Binsar, Uttarakhand. …
  • Gangtok, Sikkim. …
  • Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu. Kodai Lake | Image credit: Ashwin John. …
  • Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh. Image credit: Prashant Ram.

Is K2 taller than Everest?

K2 is the second highest mountain in the world after Mount Everest; at 8,611 metres above sea level, it’s roughly 250 metres shy of Everest’s famed peak.

Which is the 1st highest peak in India?

Mountain Peaks in India and Indian Subcontinent

Top 10 Highest Peaks in India
Mountain Peak Height
K2 8611 metres
Kangchenjunga 8586 metres
Nanda Devi 7816 metres
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