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Khardung La, Ladakh

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Scenic Drive
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. To visit Khardung La on your trip to Leh, use our Leh itinerary builder.
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  • I have been there with friends in the month of June last year by car. We took a path from srinagar to leh, then leh to manali. Guys its a life time experience, when you drive on such a roads, feel of ...  more »
  • it was an amazing experiences reached the highest motorable road ever. After passing the meandered & bumpy road finally we reached the peak. There was also a cafe (minght be the only cafe there) which...  more »
  • 4130m the height of the top here just days before ABC 5 nights 6 days walked the course la more had come almost to ride higher 1500m here in this chapter is the fact that a little bit of thin mesh. It was really like a mountain of snow piled up in April, despite the up control and it does not move while one car of congregate. If you have altitude sickness is often at quite a force. Let's move on to ride like one car stop while considerably harder McKnight was me! Why is it really when you look at life beyond the health medicine because those who do not enjoy the adventure, or not recommended. Of course, those who dare come up to the area of Ladakh is almost no but! In order to put to the top is just like the Nubra Valley is also the gateway to and whether you skip the ride whether you're here to ride bicycles to go through once, in order to create a memorial that looks like a place.
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