What are some great natural wonders in India?

Shivani_04

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There are several great natural wonders in India, including the Natural Arch in Tirumala hills, Magnetic Hill in Ladakh, Marble Rocks in Jabalpur, Lonar Crater Lake in Maharashtra, Valley of Flowers in Uttarakhand, Borra Caves in Andhra Pradesh, Loktak Lake in Manipur, Needle Hole Point in Mahabaleshwar, Floating Islands in Loktak Lake, Limestone Formations at Yana, Gokarna, Riverine Potholes of Nighoj and many more.
 
India is home to many natural wonders, here are a few notable ones:

  1. The Himalayan Mountains: This range includes the world's highest peak, Mount Everest, as well as many other towering peaks, making it a popular destination for hikers and mountaineers.
  2. The Sundarbans: This mangrove forest located in the delta of the Ganges, Brahmaputra, and Meghna rivers is home to the Bengal tiger and various other wildlife species.
  3. The Kerala Backwaters: This network of lagoons and lakes along the Arabian Sea coast is famous for its houseboats and scenic beauty.
  4. The Western Ghats: These mountains running parallel to the western coast of India are a biodiversity hotspot, home to many unique plant and animal species.
  5. The Great Indian Desert: The Thar desert is one of the most arid regions in India, known for its vast sand dunes, camels, and traditional Rajasthani culture.
  6. Nanda Devi National Park: It is located in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, It is the second highest mountain in India and the highest located entirely within the country.
  7. The Nilgiri Hills: These mountains in southern India are known for their tea plantations, as well as their rich biodiversity, including many rare species of plants and animals.
  8. The Jog Falls: It is the second highest plunge waterfall in India, located in the state of Karnataka.
  9. The Keoladeo National Park: This UNESCO World Heritage Site is known for its large variety of bird species, as well as other wildlife.
  10. The Kaziranga National Park: This park is situated in the state of Assam, it is famous for its one-horned rhinoceroses and many other species of wildlife.
 

Spencer

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Some notable natural wonders in India include:

  • The Himalayas: The highest mountain range in the world, home to Mount Everest, and several other peaks above 7,000 meters.
  • The Sundarbans: The largest mangrove forest in the world, located in the delta of the Ganges, Brahmaputra, and Meghna rivers.
  • The Western Ghats: A mountain range running parallel to the western coast of India, known for its biodiversity and several protected areas.
  • The Thar Desert: The largest desert in India, located in the northwestern part of the country.
  • The Kaziranga National Park: A UNESCO World Heritage Site and a biosphere reserve known for its one-horned rhinoceroses.
  • The Keoladeo National Park: A UNESCO World Heritage Site and a wetland of international importance known for its birdlife.
  • The Chilika Lake: Largest brackish water lagoon in India and home to many migratory birds.
 
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