Mountain Range

Mountain Range

A mountain range contains a series of geologically related mountains. Following is the list of important mountain ranges in the world.

Himalayas
The Himalayas is the highest mountain range on the Earth. It is located in Asia.
Highest Point: 8,848 metre (Mount Everest)

Karakoram
The Karakoram range is the second highest mountain range on the Earth. It is also located in Asia.
Highest Point: 8,611 metre (K2)

Hindu Kush
The Hindu Kush range is the third highest mountain range on the Earth. It is also located in Asia.
Highest Point: 7,708 metre (Tirich Mir)

Andes
The Andes is the longest mountain range in the World. It is located in South America.
Highest Point: 6,961 metre (Mount Aconcagua)

Alps
The Alps is a mountain range system that lies entirely in Europe.
Highest Point: 4,808 metre (Mont Blanc)