India has seven major mountain ranges having peaks of over 1000 meters. The Great Himalaya Rage is the world’s highest mountain range and home to planet’s highest Mountain peaks. Major Himalaya mountain peaks are situated in the Karakoram ranges, Garhwal Himalaya and Kanchenjunga. The highest Himalaya mountain peaks in India are Kanchenjunga, Nanda Devi and Kamet. Most of the peaks are situated in the Uttarakhand state of India. The Himalayan mountain range bisects India from the rest of Asia, these mountains are the primary source of mighty rivers in India. These hills contain areas of exceptional natural beauty, sparking waterfalls and habitat for many species of medicinal plants, beautiful birds, unique reptiles and wild animals.
The second longest glacier in the world Siachen Glacier is also the part of Great Himalaya range. Great Himalaya also host some of the most amazing valleys which contains group of most beautiful lakes in India such as PangongTso -Ladakh, Tsongmo Lake -Sikkim and and the frozen one Sela Lake of Tawang.