List of Highest Mountains in Africa

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Africa is the Continent with awesome landscapes and natural wonders and owns thousands of notable mountains. Most part of the Africa below equator, but there are several mountains higher than 4000 meters. Kilimanjaro is the Highest Mountains in Africa with height of 5895 meters and filled with new kind of plants. The highest mountains covered in ice on the summit like Kilimanjaro, the continent has great natural diversity. Ethiopia, Tanzania and Uganda has lot of Huge Mountains, other countries in Africa also has mountain ranges that apotheosis place for Mountains.

RankMountainHeight (m)Prominence (m)RangeCountryFirst ascent
1Kibo (Uhuru Pk)58955885KilimanjaroTanzania1889
2Mount Kenya (Batian)51993825Mount KenyaKenya1899
3Mawenzi (Hans Meyer Pk)5148850KilimanjaroTanzania1912
4Ngaliema / Mt Stanley ((Margherita Pk))51093951RwenzoriDR Congo1906
5Duwoni / Mt Speke (Vittorio Emanuele Pk)4890720RwenzoriUganda1906
6Kiyanja / Mt Baker (Edward Pk)4844507RwenzoriUganda1906
7 Mount Emin (Umberto Pk)4798495RwenzoriDR Congo1906
8Mount Gessi (Iolanda Pk)4715565RwenzoriUganda1906
9Mount Meru (Socialist Pk)45663170Mount MeruTanzania1904
10Ras Dashen45503997Semien MountainsEthiopia1841
11Karisimbi45073312Virunga MountainsDR Congo, Rwanda1904
12Kidis Yared4453730Semien MountainsEthiopia
13Mikeno44371190Virunga MountainsDR Congo1927
14Bwahit4437810Semien MountainsEthiopia
15Portal Peaks (Kihuma)4391565RwenzoriUganda1945
16Tullu Demtu[8]43772527Bale MountainsEthiopia
17Mount Elgon (Wagagai)43212458Mount ElgonUganda1911
18Amba Farit42702061Kollo MassifEthiopia
19Abune Yosef / Guliba Amba42601909Lasta MassifEthiopia
20Bada41951605Arsi MountainsEthiopia
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