Here's How To Have The Ultimate Road Trip To Kaldang-Kildang La

Kaldang-Kildang La is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.095m (13,435ft) above the sea level, located in the Ladakh region of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.

Kaldang-Kildang La

The winding road to the summit is totally unpaved. It’s called Shakar Road. It’s a difficult drive, with dangerous drop offs, hundreds of hairpin turns and very steep sections, hitting a 12% of maximum gradient through some of the ramps.

The road is 44.9km (27.89 miles) long, running west-east from Lotsum to Shakardo. A 4x4 vehicle is recommended in dry weather.  After rains, a 4x4 vehicle is required.
Road suggested by: Hugh Wilson