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Khardung La, Ladakh

4.7
#1 of 106 in Outdoors in Jammu and Kashmir
Take a frosty ride through Khardung La, one of the highest elevated public motor passes in the world. Cycle or drive along the route, which lies some 5,359 m (17,582 ft) above sea level. Along the way, you'll have panoramic views of glaciers and the Ladakh mountain range. Amenities along the way include restrooms and a cafe. Note that altitude sickness presents a serious risk here; those not acclimatized need to plan ahead as there are no emergency medical facilities in the area. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Khardung La and many more Ladakh attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Ladakh holiday planning website .
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  • Not of one who does well in car rides, I’m thankful to be able to make it up to Khardungla Pass which is one of the highest motorable pass in the world. The car journey was by no means a fun ride (for...  more »
  • Awesome view of mountains. The drive for ladakh is best for Bike Riders. Khardungla pass will make you swoon with ecstasy.Here you can take a stop at some local cafe & enjoy the hot Maggie.  more »
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