The list of the tallest dams across the globe is given in the following part of the article.
Located on river Vakhsh in Tajikistan, the Nurek Dam is one of the tallest with height of 980ft. Located on river Lancang in China the Xiaowan Dam has a height of 958 ft. Grande Dixence Dam has a height of 935ft and it is located on Switzerland on river Dixence.
The Inguri Dam is located in Georgia on river Inguri and has a height of 891ft. Located in Italy on river Vajont, the Vajont Dam has a height of 858ft. The Chicoasen Dam is located in Mexico on river Grijalva and has a height of 856ft.
In China, Nuoazhadu Dam is located on river Lancang and has a height of 856ft. The Tehri Dam in India is build on Bhagirathi river and has a height of 856ft. With height of 820ft, Mauvoisin Dam is another in the list and it is located in Switzerland on river Bagnes.
The Laxiwa Dam in China is build on river Huang He and has a height of 820ft. In Turkey, the Deriner Dam is build on river Coruh and has a height of 817 ft. Besides these other tallest dams are Alberto Lleras Dam which is 797ft, Mica Dam which is also 797ft, Sayano Shushenskaya Dam which is 794ft and Ertan Dam which is 790 ft.