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the world's most spectacular roads

 

Located in southeastern South America, Argentina in second in South America only to Brazil in size and population, There is no shortage of mountains in Argentina. The spine of the Andes follows the western border of the country for 4000 kilometers.

Highest mountain passes of Argentina:

Mountain pass Elevation Province Surface
Aconcagua 6.961m (22,838 ft) Mendoza Gravel
Ojos del Salado 6.891m (22,608 ft) Atacama Gravel
Abra Fundición 5.050m (16,568 ft) Salta Gravel
Abra el Acay 4.972m (16,312 ft) Salta Gravel
El Aguilar 4.895m (16,060 ft) Jujuy  Gravel
Paso de Agua Negra 4.780m (15,682 ft) San Juan Gravel
Paso de San Francisco 4.748m (15,577 ft) Andes Asphalt
Abra del Gallo 4.630m (15,190 ft) Salta Gravel
Abra de Chorrillos 4.560m (14,960 ft) Salta Gravel
Abra del Lizoite 4.536m (14,882 ft) Jujuy- Salta Gravel
Pascua Lama  4.500m (14,800 ft) Atacama Gravel



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>Highest tunnels in the world. After years of work in rarefied air and frigid temperatures at more than 4,000m, these tunnels are engineering marvels sure to impress anyone.

 

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