10 Incredibly Deep Valley and Canyons of India

Geography of India is bounded by the Himalayan mountain range,the Thar Desert, 7 tall mountainous ranges, Khasi and Mizo Hills. These mountainous regions are home to deep gorges,deeper valley and Grand Canyons.

Here is the list of Gorges and Grand Canyons from India such as Alaknanda river valley,Papi Hills gorge, Balpakram Canyon,Galta canyon Jaipur,Araku Valley,Teesta River valley and Kali Gandaki Gorge, Follow the link to know the Difference Between Gorge Valley and Canyon.

Gandikota Grand Canyon, Andhra Pradesh

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Gandikota is a village and famous for the hidden grand canyon of India in Kadapa district Andhra Pradesh. The picturesque Gandikota canyon lies on the banks of the Penna river near the ruin Gandikota fort.

Laitlum Canyon, Meghalaya 

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Laitlum Canyon is one of the most breathtaking landscape in Shillong and among top 10 attractions in Meghalaya. The Laitlum Canyons of Meghalaya is a little explored gorges and trekker’s paradise.

Gangani Grand Canyon, West Bengal

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Gangani Grand Canyon is one of the most unusual place in India, located on the bank of river Silabati at Garbeta of West Bengal. The Grand Canyon of West Bengal is one of the offbeat destinations near Kolkata.

Chambal River Canyon, Rajasthan

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Chambal River Canyon is a picturesque location near the Garadia Mahadev Temple of Kota. Garadia Mahadev Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and the place offers the grand View of river Chambal through the canyon stretch.

Sandhan Valley, Maharashtra

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Sandhan Valley is a combination of a canyon and valley in the Sahyadri mountain ranges of Maharashtra. This beautiful valley offers a challenging trek and also called as Valley of Shadows.     

Zanskar Valley, Ladakh 

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Zanskar Valley is one of the coldest places in Ladakh, nestled in a remote corner of Ladakh at about 6,000 m. The Chadar trek in the Zanskar valley is the most adventure and remotest places in India.

Spiti Valley, Himachal Pradesh

The Spiti Valley of Himalaya mountains is a desert mountain valley, between Tibet and India. Lahaul and Spiti are surrounded by high Himalaya mountain ranges and the region is least populated in India.

Papi Hills, Andhra Pradesh

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Papi Hills is a scenic hill river gorge on the Godavari river, located near Rajahmundry in West Godavari district. Papi kondalu are series of three mountain hill ranges covered with tropical rain forest and a must visit place in Andhra Pradesh.

Ravines of Chambal, Madhya Pradesh

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Ravines or Beehad of Chambal is a unique geographical feature near Morena in Madhya Pradesh. The beautiful landscapes of Chambal are sharp mud hillocks stretch across three states and a must visit place near Gwalior.

Marble Rocks Gorge, Madhya Pradesh

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Marble Rock Gorge is an area carved by river Narmada near the city of Jabalpur. The marble rock at Bhedaghat is a beautiful gorge of 3 km long and popular tourist destination of Jabalpur in Madhya Pradesh.

Raneh Falls Canyon, Madhya Pradesh

Raneh Falls and Canyon is located on the Ken river near Khajuraho of Madhya Pradesh. The 98 ft deep canyon is a lesser known place in India, where the river narrow runs through narrow gorge of igneous rocks and crystalline granite stones.