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Located in western South America, Peru extends for nearly 1,500 mi (2,414 km) along the Pacific Ocean. Ice-capped and imposing, the highest mountains in the country rise up from the Andes, reaching heights above 20,000 feet.

Highest mountain passes of Peru:

Mountain pass Elevation Zone
Abra Azuca 5.130m (16,830 ft) Apurimac
Abra Loncopata 5.119 m (16,795 ft)  Reserva Cotahuasi
Abra Arcata 5.101m (16,735 ft)  Arequipa
Abra Huayraccasa 5.059m (16,597 ft) Huancavelica
Abra Huarcaya 5.057m (16,591 ft)  Arequipa
Abra Culipampa 5.024m (16,482 ft) Arequipa
Abra Quenco 5.020m (16,469 ft)  Arequipa
Abra Huacullo 5.016m (16,456 ft) Andes



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Around the world

>Scenic drives in Norway. Norway has 18 carefully selected scenic drives both in terms of nature/panorama. 
>Romanian high altitude roads. Romania has some amazing roads, real tourist destinations by themselves. 
>Faroese challenging tunnels. Harrowing one lane tunnel on a 2 way road. Kind of frightening to drive through if you're not used to it.
>Highest accessible towns by car on Earth. Permanent settlements occupied year-round, accessible by car.
>The world's best road. The world's best road has just been announced: the N-222 from Peso de Regua to Pinhao in Portugal.
>Longest straight roads in the world. From point A to B in the fastest time possible, sometimes you need to cut corners.
>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.
>The world's northernmost road ends. Get a reliable car, lots of food, water, matches, warm clothing, and gas.

 

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