List of Indian states and territories by highest point

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This is the alphabetical list of the highest points of the Indian states and territories.

States[edit]

State Peak Range/Region Height (m) Height (ft) Coordinates Source
Andhra Pradesh Arma Konda Eastern Ghats 1,680 5,512 18°13′41″N 82°43′23″E / 18.228°N 82.723°E / 18.228; 82.723 [1][2]
Arunachal Pradesh Kangto (shared with Tibet) Eastern Himalaya 7,090 23,261 27°51′54″N 92°31′59″E / 27.865°N 92.533°E / 27.865; 92.533 Kangto lies on the Arunachal Pradesh-Tibet border.[3]
Assam Unnamed peak near Laike Dima Hasao District 1,960 6,430 25°19′17″N 93°27′10″E / 25.32135°N 93.4529°E / 25.32135; 93.4529 [4]
Bihar Fort Someshwar West Champaran District 880 2,887 27°23′15″N 84°18′20″E / 27.3876°N 84.3055°E / 27.3876; 84.3055 [5]
Chhattisgarh Unnamed peak Bailadila Range 1,276 4,186 18°39′53″N 81°13′33″E / 18.6646°N 81.2258°E / 18.6646; 81.2258 [6][7] The highest named peak is Gourlata (1225 m).[8]
Goa Sosogad Western Ghats 1,022 3,353 15°31′24″N 74°16′46″E / 15.5232°N 74.2795°E / 15.5232; 74.2795 [9]
Gujarat Girnar Junagadh District 1,145 3,756 21°31′41″N 70°31′38″E / 21.5281°N 70.527199°E / 21.5281; 70.527199 [10]
Haryana Karoh Peak Morni Hills 1,499 4,918 30°44′37″N 77°04′37″E / 30.7437°N 77.0769°E / 30.7437; 77.0769 [11]
Himachal Pradesh Reo Purgyil (shared with Tibet) Western Himalaya 6,816 22,363 31°53′02″N 78°44′06″E / 31.884°N 78.735°E / 31.884; 78.735 [12] Reo Purgyil lies on the Himachal Pradesh-Tibet border.
Jammu and Kashmir (claimed) K2 Karakoram 8,611 28,251 35°52′48″N 76°30′47″E / 35.880°N 76.513°E / 35.880; 76.513 [13] K2 lies in Pakistan Administered Kashmir, which is claimed by India as part of Jammu and Kashmir.
Jammu and Kashmir (administered) Saltoro Kangri Karakoram 7,742 25,400 35°23′56″N 76°50′56″E / 35.399°N 76.849°E / 35.399; 76.849 [13][14][15] Saltoro Kangri lies along the AGPL in the Siachen area.
Jharkhand Parasnath Parasnath Hills 1,366 4,482 23°57′48″N 86°07′44″E / 23.9634°N 86.129°E / 23.9634; 86.129 [16]
Karnataka Mullayanagiri Western Ghats 1,925 6,317 13°23′28″N 75°43′16″E / 13.391°N 75.721°E / 13.391; 75.721 [17]
Kerala Anamudi Western Ghats 2,695 8,842 10°10′12″N 77°03′40″E / 10.170°N 77.061°E / 10.170; 77.061 [18]
Madhya Pradesh Dhupgarh Satpura 1,350 4,429 22°26′56″N 78°22′16″E / 22.449°N 78.371°E / 22.449; 78.371 [19]
Maharashtra Kalsubai Western Ghats 1,646 5,400 19°36′01″N 73°42′40″E / 19.6003°N 73.711°E / 19.6003; 73.711 [20]
Manipur Mount Iso (also known as Tenipu) Senapati District 2,994 9,823 25°31′52″N 94°05′06″E / 25.531°N 94.085°E / 25.531; 94.085 [21][22]
Meghalaya Shillong Peak Khasi Hills 1,965 6,447 25°31′54″N 91°51′04″E / 25.5316°N 91.8512°E / 25.5316; 91.8512 [23]
Mizoram Phawngpui Saiha District 2,165 7,103 22°37′53″N 93°02′20″E / 22.6315°N 93.0388°E / 22.6315; 93.0388 [24]
Nagaland Mount Saramati (Shared with Myanmar) Naga Hills 3,841 12,602 25°44′31″N 95°01′59″E / 25.742°N 95.033°E / 25.742; 95.033 [25] Mount Saramati lies on the Nagaland-Myanmar border.
Odisha Deomali Eastern Ghats 1,672 5,486 18°40′30″N 82°58′55″E / 18.675°N 82.982°E / 18.675; 82.982 [26]
Punjab Unnamed peak on the Naina Devi range Rupnagar District 1,000 3,281 31°15′32″N 76°36′04″E / 31.259°N 76.601°E / 31.259; 76.601 [27]
Rajasthan Guru Shikhar Aravali 1,722 5,650 24°39′00″N 72°46′34″E / 24.650°N 72.776°E / 24.650; 72.776 [28]
Sikkim Kangchenjunga (shared with Nepal) Eastern Himalaya 8,598 28,208 27°42′11″N 88°08′53″E / 27.703°N 88.148°E / 27.703; 88.148 [29] Kangchenjunga lies on the Sikkim-Nepal border.
Tamil Nadu Doddabetta Nilgiri Hills 2,636 8,648 11°24′04″N 76°44′10″E / 11.401°N 76.736°E / 11.401; 76.736 [30]
Telangana Doli Gutta Deccan Plateau 965 3,166 18°20′31″N 80°44′29″E / 18.34194°N 80.74139°E / 18.34194; 80.74139 [31]
Tripura Betalongchhip Jampui Hills 930 3,051 23°48′35″N 92°15′39″E / 23.809782°N 92.260971°E / 23.809782; 92.260971 [32]
Uttar Pradesh Amsot Peak Shivalik Hills 957 3,140 30°22′47″N 77°41′11″E / 30.3798°N 77.6865°E / 30.3798; 77.6865 [33]
Uttarakhand Nanda Devi Garhwal Himalaya 7,816 25,646 30°22′34″N 79°58′12″E / 30.376°N 79.970°E / 30.376; 79.970 [34]
West Bengal Sandakphu (shared with Nepal) Eastern Himalaya 3,636 11,929 27°06′22″N 88°00′07″E / 27.106°N 88.002°E / 27.106; 88.002 [35] Sandakphu lies on the West Bengal-Nepal border.

Union Territories[edit]

State Peak Range/Region Height (m) Height (ft) Coordinates Source
Andaman & Nicobar Islands Saddle Peak North Andaman 732 2,402 13°09′31″N 93°00′21″E / 13.1586°N 93.0058°E / 13.1586; 93.0058 [36]
Chandigarh Unnamed point Capital Area 383 1,257 [citation needed]
Dadra and Nagar Haveli Unnamed point Amboli 278 912 [citation needed]
Daman and Diu Unnamed point Diu 30 98 [citation needed]
Delhi Unnamed point Tughlaqabad 319 1,047 [citation needed]
Lakshadweep Unnamed point Agatti Island 15 49 [citation needed]
Puducherry Les Montagnes Rouges Red Hills 30 98 [citation needed]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

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  5. ^ Fort Someshwar, West Champaran district, Bihar
  6. ^ Bailadila Hills, Dantewada district, Chhattisgarh
  7. ^ National Mineral Development Corporation, Dantewada district, Chhattisgarh
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  31. ^ "Wikimapia - Doli Gutta (965m) - Telangana Chhattisgarh border. Possibly highest point in Telangana". 
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  33. ^ Amsot Peak, Saharanpur district, Uttar Pradesh
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