At an altitude of 4800m a.s.l. the Khunjerab pass linking China with Pakistan is the highest paved border crossing in the world and the highest point of the Karakoram highway. On the Chinese side the border crossing is guarded by the Chinese military. Around the Khunjerab pass lies the Khunjerab national park, an extensive national park, one of the highest altitude parks in the world.

01 Paved road and mountains 02 Border to Pakistan and Chinese soldiers 03 Tourist and Chinese soldiers 04 Panorama view
05 Snow covered mountains 06 Khunjerab national park and mountains 07 View towards China and mountains 08 Pakistani border checkpoint 09 Memorial to the road builders
10 Snow covered mountains 11 Pakistani milestone 12 View towards China and mountains 13 Pakistani border milestone 14 Panorama view of valley
15 Chinese border tower 16 Chinese border tower 17 Snow covered mountains panorama view
Page viewed 32086 times since 29.01.2007
©Copyright Alfred Molon