Physical Geography

Location
Uttarakhand bound the state on the southeast, Tibet on the east, Punjab on the west and southwest, Haryana on the south and Jammu & Kashmir on the north. It is situated in the northwest corner of India right in the lap of the Himalayas.
Major Valleys of Himachal Pradesh:
Kangra Valley: Nurpur to Baijnath.
Pattan Valley: After Tandi (where Chandra &Bhaga merge) to Thirot.
Spiti Valley: Starts after Kunzum pass and continues until Spiti River meets Satluj at Khab.
Balh Valley: Gutkar to Sundernagar.
Kunihar Valley: KuniKhad to Tukardia village in Solan.
Rohru/Pabbar Valley: From Hatkoti to Tikri village in foothills of Chansal.
Baspa/Sangla Valley: Starts at Chtikul until Karcham (where Baspa meets Satluj).
Paonta Valley: Also known as Kiarda Dun.
Dun & Saproon Valley: Solan.
Ravi/Chamba Valley: Along valley plains of Ravi &Chamba.
Major Peaks of Himachal Pradesh
Name of the peakAltitude (meters)District
Shilla (Not highest)6,132Kinnaur
ReoPurgyil (Highest)6,816Kinnaur
Gya6,794Spiti (Highest in L & S)
Leo Pargial6,791Kinnaur
Ninjeri6,646Kinnaur
Parvati Parvat6,632Highest in Kullu
Manirang6,597Kinnaur, Lahaul and Spiti
Granite Peak6,585Kinnaur
Rangrik Rang6,553Kinnaur
Kullu Pumori6,553Lahaul and Spiti
Mulkila6,520Lahaul and Spiti
Jorkanden6,473Kinnaur
Menthosa6,443Highest in Chamba
Papsura6,440Kullu, Lahaul and Spiti
Dharamsura6,420Kullu, Lahaul and Spiti
Gyagar6,400Lahaul and Spiti
Dibibokri Pyramid6,400Kullu
Gyephang6,400Lahaul and Spiti
Phawarang6,350Kinnaur
KanglaTarbo 16,315Lahaul and Spiti
Baihali Jot6,295Lahaul and Spiti, Chamba
Gang Chua6,288Kinnaur
Shigrila6,230Lahaul and Spiti
Indrasan6,220Kullu
Shikar Beh6,200Lahaul and Spiti, Kangra
Ramabang6,135Lahaul and Spiti
MukarBeh6,070Lahaul and Spiti, Kangra
Gepang Goh6,050Lahaul and Spiti
Shipki6,068Kinnaur
Kinner Kailash6,050Kinnaur
Sanakdeik Jot6,045Chamba, Lahaul and Spiti
Deo Tibba6,001Kullu
Solang5,975Kullu
PirPanjal5,972Chamba
MaiwaKandinoo5,944Kullu
Hanuman Tibba5,860Kullu/Kangra
Bara Kanda5,860Chamba
Pishu5,672Kinnaur, Shimla (highest in SML)
Manimahesh Kailash5,660Chamba
Saltu-Da-Par5,650Lahaul and Spiti
Gushu5,607Kinnaur, Shimla
Raldang5,499Kinnaur
Shitindhar5,290Kullu
Srikhand Mahadev5,182Kullu
Thamsar5,080Chamba
Lachalunga5,060Lahaul and Spiti
Murangla5,060Lahaul and Spiti
Shringla4,999Lahaul and Spiti
Inder Kila4,940Kullu
Pin Parbati4,800Kullu
Ghoralantinu4,760Kullu/Kangra
Patalsu4,470Kullu
Gauri Devi Ka Tibba4,030Chamba
Hargaran3,850Lahaul and Spiti
NarshingTibba3,730Chamba
Choordhar3,647Shimla/Sirmour
Shacha3,540Kullu
Shikari Devi3,359Mandi
Cholang3,270Kangra
Kamrunag3,065Mandi
Bir-Billing3,050Kangra
Prashar2,730Mandi
Winch Camp2,700Mandi
Major Passes in Himachal
Pass/JotAltitudeLocation
Laluni Jot5,440Lahaul-Spiti
Borsa Pass5,360Kinnaur – Gharwal
Pin Parbati5,320Kullu – Spiti
Lamkhaga Pass5,284Kinnaur – Gharwal
Charang Pass5,266Kinnaur – Gharwal
Makori Jot5,190Kangra
Kamilaga Pass5,151Kinnaur – Gharwal
Duggi Jot5,060Bharmour – Lahaul
Taintu Ka Jot5,050Kullu – Kangra
Nalgaon Pass5,035Kinnaur – Gharwal
Asha Gali5,030Kangra – Lahaul – Spiti
Shakarof5,025Lahaul – Spiti
Sara Umga Pass5,010Kullu – Spiti
Shipting4,980Bharmour – Lahaul
Kugti Pass4,961Lahaul – Bharmour
Mulari Jot4,960Lahaul
Chabia Pass4,934Pangi-Range, Lahaul, Bharmour
Tempo La4,930Lahaul – Spiti
Baralacha La4,890Pangi-Range, Lahaul, Bharmour
Animal Pass4,880Kullu
Manali Pass4,880Manali – Kangra
Nikora Pass4,755Kangra – Bharmour
Khidala Galu4,750Chamba
Kalicho4,730Lahaul – Bharmour
Drati Pass4,720Chamba – Pangi
Gairu Jot4,662Kangra
Talang Pass4,640Kangra – Chamba
RupinGhati4,625Kinnaur – Gharwal
Burua Pass4,578Kinnaur – Gharwal
Shinka Pass4,575Kinnaur – Gharwal
Tamsar Pass4,572Kangra – Bara Banghal (Dhauladhar Range)
Rangchi Galu4,540Kullu
Shi Jot4,530Kullu
Kunzum Pass4,520Lahaul – Spiti
Shipkila4,500Kinnaur
Ranjcha Pass4,400Lahaul – Spiti
Sach Pass4,395Chamba – Pangi
Tori Jot4,360Kangra – Chamba
Indrahar Pass4,320Kangra – Bharmour
Singoor Pass4,310Kangra – Bharmour
Hamtah Jot Pass4,270PirPanjal – Kullu – Spiti
Bherianga Pass4,140Kullu – Kangra
Shibaling Pass3,980Kinnaur
Rohtang Pass3,978Kullu – Lahaul
Waru Pass3,870Kangra – Chamba
Sari Galu3,745Kullu – Kangra
Gharhu Jot3,735Kullu
Baleni Jot3,730Kangra – Chamba
Chanderkh aniGalu3,600Kullu
TaintiGalu3,600Kullu
Jalsu Ka Jot3,450Kangra – Chamba
Rashol Jot3,230Kullu
Chauri3,150Chamba – Kangra
Jalori3,135Inner & Outer Seraj in Kullu
Padri3,050Chamba – Jammu
Bhabu2,895JoginderNagar- Kullu
Dulchi2,788Mandi – Kullu
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