The Khardung la pass in Ladakh region of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir is the world's highest Motorable road.
The world's highest road is the Khardung la pass in Kashmir at an oxygen-starved altitude of 5,602m (18,379 feet).45km of straight uphill ascent, 2,100 metres above Leh. Khardung La is a high mountain pass located in Ladakh region of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. It is one of the three passes of the Leh-Manali road which was completed in 1976 by the Border Roads Organisation, New Delhi, India. Motor vehicles have been able to use it since 1988.