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11 Longest Mountain Ranges in the World

The mountains are calling and I must go. – John Muir
Gaurav Kadam Sep 3, 2019

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11. Karakoram Range

Location -  India, Pakistan, China, Afghanistan and Tajikistan
Length - 500 km 
Highest Peak - K2 (8,611 m)

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10. Alaskan Range

Location - Alaska 
Length - 650 km
Highest Peak - Denali (6,190 m)

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9. Hindu Kush

Location - Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tajikistan and China
Length - 966 km 
Highest Peak - Tirich Mir (7,708 m)

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8. Caucasus Mountains

Location - Russia, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iran, and Turkey
Length - 1,200 km
Highest Peak - Mount Elbrus (5,642 m)

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7. Alps

Location - France, Switzerland, Monaco, Italy, Liechtenstein, Austria, Germany, and Slovenia.
Length - 1,200 km
Highest Peak - Mont Blanc (4,810 m)

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6. Tian Shan

Location - Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and China
Length - 2,500 km
Highest Peak - Jengish Chokusu (7,439 m)

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5. Himalayas

Location - India, Bhutan, China, Nepal and Pakistan
Length - 2,400 km
Highest Peak - Mount Everest (8,848 m)

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4. Ural Mountains

Location - Russia and Kazakhstan
Length - 2,500 km 
Highest Peak - Mount Narodnaya (1,895 m)

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3. Great Dividing Range

Location - Australia
Length - 3,500 km
Highest Peak - Mount Kosciuszko (2,228 m)

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2. Canadian Rockies

Location - Canada
Length - 1,460 km
Highest Peak - Mount Robson (3,954 m)

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1. Andes

Location -  Peru, Chile, Colombia, Argentina, Ecuador, Venezuela, and Bolivia
Length - 7,000 km
Highest Peak - Aconcagua (6,961 m)
Inspired enough? So, pack your bags and go on an adventure scaling these mountain ranges.