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Khardung La, Ladakh

4.7
#1 of 105 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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  • This is the highest motor-able road in the world, which is more than 18K feet. This is the connector road between Leh and Nubra Valley; hence cannot be avoided if you wish to travel Nubra. The road fr...  more »
  • Khardung la is Highest Motorable Road In The World. Khardung la Pass Is Located In Jammu & Kashmir. I Visited Khardung la Pass With My Brothers. If you come here by riding Car or bike then be careful ...  more »
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