Sebseb La

The road to Sebseb La is not for the faint of heart

Sebseb La is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 5.442m (17,854ft) above the sea level, located in the Ngamring County of Xigazê in the Tibet Autonomous Region, in China. 

The road to the summit is totally unpaved. It’s called Y236 (236 Country Road). A 4x4 vehicle is recommended. If you do choose this route please check up to date information. The pass is 38.9 km (24.17 miles) long, running from Zire to S205 (205 Provincial Road). Facilities like electricity, medical aid, hot running water, western toilets etc. are rare to find. The road is steep, hitting a 10% of maximum gradient through some of the ramps.
Road suggested by: Hugh Wilson


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