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Red Mud Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.732m (15,524ft) above the sea level, located in the eastern Tibet Autonomous Region of China. The pass is traversed by an extreme high mountain called 303 Provincial Road which runs entirely over the 4.200m above the sea level. Most people feel altitude sickness at around 2,500-2,800 meters.

 

The Spanggur Gap is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.308m (14,133ft) above the sea level, located in the India (Jammu and Kashmir state)–China border.

 

Shengli Daban is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.091m above the sea level, located in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of the People's Republic of China in Northwest China.

 

The Kongka Pass is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 5.191m (17,030ft) above the sea level, located in the India (Jammu and Kashmir state)–China border.

 

Lalung La is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 5,050 metres (16,570 ft) above the sea level, in the Tibet Autonomous Region, China.

 

The Kora La, also known as Korala, is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.612m (15,131ft) above the sea level, located in the China-Nepal border.

 

The Kamba La is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.852m (15,915ft) above the sea level, located in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China.

Located in the Cho La Mountains, in western Sichuan Province, China, the Cho La Mountain Tunnel is said to be one of the world’s highest road tunnel at an average altitude of 4.378m (14,363ft) above the sea level.

Mob La Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.802m (15,754ft) above the sea level located in the eastern Tibet Autonomous Region of China. The pass is traversed by an extreme high mountain called 303 Provincial Road which runs entirely over the 4.200m above the sea level. Most people feel altitude sickness at around 2,500-2,800 meters.

 

Karo La is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 5.010m (16,500ft) above the sea level, located in the south-east of the Tibet Autonomous Region, in China.

 

S207 Provincial Route is a high mountain road located in the Ngari Prefecture, in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China.

 

The Budrang La pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.912m above the sea level, located in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China.

 

Quanshui Lake is a high mountain lake at an elevation of 5.137m (16,853ft) above the sea level, located in Tibet, north-east of the Himalayas, in the People's Republic of China.

 

Tai Tam Road is a very scenic drive located in the eastern part of Hong Kong Island in Hong Kong. The journey is a plesaant surprise.

Lunpo Gangri is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 5.502m (18,051ft) above the sea level, located in the Himalayan mountain range, in Tibet, China. During the monsoon, especially the late part in August and early September mud and flooding of the road can be a problem. It’s one of the highest mountain roads of the country.

 

Niti Pass is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 5.070m (16,633ft) connecting Uttarakhand, a state in the northern part of India and southern Tibet, an autonomous region of the People's Republic of China.




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