Khardung La Pass

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khardung la pass

Khardung La Pass

Khardung La Pass with an elevation of 5359 m is the world’s highest motorable mountain pass.
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Khardung La

It is the gateway to the Shyok and Nubra valleys.

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Prayer flags

This used to be a major caravan route from Leh to Kashgar in Central Asia.

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On top of the ‘world’

Maintained by the Border Roads Organisation, this pass is of very high strategic importance to India as it is used to carry essential supplies to Siachen.

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Khardung La Gompa

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