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Highest roads of Argentina

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 roads of Argentina:

Mountain passElevationProvinceSurface
Aconcagua6.961m (22,838ft)MendozaGravel
Ojos del Salado6.891m (22,608ft)AtacamaGravel
Cerro Estrella5.389m (17,680ft)SaltaGravel
Abra Fundición5.050m (16,568ft)SaltaGravel
Pascua Lama5.043m (16,545ft)AtacamaGravel
Abra el Acay4.972m (16,312ft)SaltaGravel
El Aguilar4.895m (16,060ft)Jujuy Gravel
Paso de Agua Negra4.780m (15,682ft)San JuanGravel
Paso de San Francisco4.748m (15,577ft)AndesAsphalt
Abra del Gallo4.630m (15,190ft)SaltaGravel
Abra de Chorrillos4.560m (14,960ft)SaltaGravel
Abra del Lizoite4.536m (14,882ft)Jujuy- SaltaGravel

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