The Himalayas, the highest mountain range in the world, is spread across 13 Indian States/Union Territories

Ganga is the longest river of India, with a length of 2,640 km. The Ganga Basin covers 11 Indian States.

Majuli island, situated on the Brahmaputra river in Assam (India), is the largest riverine island of the World

Mawsynram town, situated in the East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya in northeastern India, is the wettest place on the earth

Siachen Glacier, the largest glacier of India, is the highest battlefield on earth

Chail in Himachal Pradesh (India) has the highest cricket ground in the World

Sundarbans delta in West Bengal (India) is the World’s largest delta on earth

India has the world’s first floating post office on Dal Lake in the Srinagar district of Jammu and Kashmir

Lonar Lake in Maharashtra is the only basalt rock lake and the third largest crater lake in the world

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