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Mountain Passes in India – Complete List

Mountain Passes in India
List of Mountain Passes in India
Written by Parnika

Mountain passes and it’s importance

Mountain Pass – A mountain pass is a navigable route through a mountain stove or above a ridge. India has excellent Mountain ranges which are playing a vital role in India’s trade, War, Travel, Culture and many more things. India has more than 45 mountain passes situated through the mountain sub-ranges and hills. The Dungri la pass or Mana Pass is the high altitude mountain pass with a height of about 5,608 m (18,399 ft).

List of Mountain Passes in India

SL.NO Name of the Pass Location of the Pass HEIGHT (ft) BETWEEN/SEPARATING
1 Asirgarh Madhya Pradesh
2 Auden’s Col Uttarakhand 17,552
3 Banihal Pass Jammu and Kashmir(Jammu, Kashmir) 9,291 Jammu & Kashmir
4 Bara-lacha-la Himachal Pradesh 16,400
5 Bomdila Arunachal Pradesh
6 Changla Pass Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh) 17,585 Leh & Changthang
7 Chanshal Pass Himachal Pradesh 14,830
8 Dehra Compass Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh)
9 Debsa Pass Himachal Pradesh 17,520
10 Dongkhala Sikkim 12,000
11 Dhumdhar Kandi Pass Uttarakhand
12 Fotu La Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh) 13,451
13 Goecha LA Sikkim 16,207
14 Haldighati Pass Rajasthan
15 Indrahar Pass Himachal Pradesh 14,473
16 Jelep La Sikkim 14,300
17 Khardung La Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh) 17,582 Leh & Nubra
18 Kongka Pass Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh) 16,965 Ladakh & Aksai Chin
19 Lanak Pass Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh) 17,933 Ladakh & Tibet
20 Kunzum Pass Himachal Pradesh (Lahaul & Spiti) 14,931 Lahaul & Spiti
21 Karakoram Pass Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh) Ladakh & Xinjiang
22 Lipulekh Pass Uttarakhand 17,500
23 Lungalacha La Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh) 16,600
24 Lamkhaga Pass Himachal Pradesh 17,336
25 Mana Pass / Dungri La /Chirbitya Uttarakhand 18,192 China–India border
26 Marsimik La Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh) 18,314
27 Mayali Pass Uttarakhand 16,371
28 Nama Pass Uttarakhand 18,399
29 Namika La Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh) 12,139
30 Nathu La Sikkim 14,410 Sikkim & Tibet
31 Palakkad Gap Kerela 750 Kerela & Tamil Nadu
32 Thamarassery Pass Wayanad Kerela 1,700 Malabar & Mysore
33 Shenkottai Pass Kollam Kerela 690 Travancore & Tamil Nadu
34 Pensi La Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh)
35 Rezang La Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh)
36 Rohtang Pass Himachal Pradesh 13,051 Manali & Lahaul
37 Sasser La Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh) 17,753 Nubra & Siachen Glacier
38 Sela Pass Arunachal Pradesh 14,000
39 Shipki La Himachal Pradesh
40 Sia La Jammu and Kashmir(Siachen Glacier) 18,337
41 Shingo La Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh)
42 Spangur Gap Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh)
43 Gyong La Jammu and Kashmir(Siachen Glacier) 18,655
44 Bilafond La Jammu and Kashmir(Siachen Glacier) 17,881
45 Sin La Uttarakhand
46 Tanglang La Jammu and Kashmir(Ladakh) 17,583
47 Traill’s Pass Uttarakhand 17,100
48 Zojila Pass Jammu and Kashmir(Kashmir, Ladakh) 12,400 Kashmir & Ladak

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