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Located in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, the Jyotirmath - Malari road is an asphalted high mountain road within the Nanda Devi National Park.

 

Banihal Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.157m (7,076ft) above the sea level, located in Ramban district in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.  Do not travel this road in severe weather conditions. Avalanches, heavy snowfalls and landslides can occur anytime, being extremely dangerous due to frequent patches of ice.

 

The Sirsir La, the pass of yesterday, is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.804m (15,761ft) above the sea level, located in the Ladakh region in the state of Jammu and Kashmir in Northern India.

 

Munsiyari Road is the name of the sharply winding and precipitous ascent in a steep and narrow zig-zag road in the hill-state of Uttarakhand, India.

 

Indian Astronomical Observatory is an observatory at an elevation of 4.500 m (14,764 ft) above the sea level, located in Ladakh, in the Indian state ofJammu and Kashmir.

 

The Pir Ki Gali Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 3.485m (11,433ft) above the sea level, located in Jammu and Kashmir, India.

 

Jelep La is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 4,267 m (13,999 ft) above the sea level, located between East Sikkim District, Sikkim, India and Tibet Autonomous Region, China.

 

Tsaka La is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.646m (15,242ft) above the sea level, located in northern India’s Jammu and Kashmir state.

 

Cho La is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.593m (16,068ft) above the sea level, located in the Himalayas.

 

Hor La is a high mountain peak at an elevation of 4.908m (16,102ft) above the sea level, located in Leh District, Jammu and Kashmir in northern India

 

Located in India’s northern Himachal Pradesh state, the Aut is one of the most dangerous tunnels in the world and has become very lethal for traffic coming from both side. It’s dark inside as there are just a few bulbs. There are no CCTVs or fire fighting facilities.

 

Satatho La is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 5.082m (16,673ft) above the sea level, located in Ladakh, in the state of Jammu and Kashmir in India.

 

Sadhana Top is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 3.130m (10,269ft) above the sea level, located in the Himalayas, Tangdar in Kupwara district in Kashmir valley, in Jammu and Kashmir, India.

 

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.

 

Mount Abu is a hill station at an elevation of 1.183m (3,881ft) above the sea level, located in the desert state of Rajasthan, in western India.

Malling Nala is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 3.875m (12,713ft) above the sea level, located in Himachal Pradesh, in India. The pass is punctuated with landslides, gushing water and complete chaos. People suffering vertigo are not recommended to look outside… views can be unnerving and acrid.

The Demchok- Dêmqog is a high mountain border at an elevation of 4.219m (13,841ft) above the sea level, located on the Line of Actual Control between Jammu and Kashmir (India) and Tibet Autonomous Region (China).

Lipulekh pass is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 5.099m (16,729ft) above the sea level, located on the China-India border.

Margan Top is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 3.696m (12,125ft) above the sea level, located in Anantnag district in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.

 

The Mughal Road is a very scenic and challenging journey in the heart of the Pir Panjal Range, in  Jammu and Kashmir, India.




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