Source : Wikipedia

Khardungla- 17,582 or 18,379?

Source : Wikipedia Khardungla

Khardung La pass in Ladakh is a dream destination of every traveler nowadays. people came here from across the globe. It is situated in Greater Himalayas, Now its Height is measured 17,582 feet which was earlier claimed as 18,379 feet. The road sign at the top the Khardung La Top which is built and maintained by Border Road Organization (BRO). As BRO still claims that Khardung La is the highest motorable pass in the world with the elevation of 5,602 meters. Now even facts point out that the record is broken as Umling La Top becomes the highest motorable road in Ladakh itself but it’s not open for civilians right now.

So the Passes are also now in competition with each other.

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