The Karakoram Highway

Images from the Karakoram Highway, Pakistan

The Karakoram Highway (KKH) is the highest paved road in the world, stretching from Abottabad in Pakistan to Kashgar in China – approximately 1300 kilometers.

It passes numerous Valleys with people of different origins and cultures, the meeting point of the Karakoram, the Hindukush and the Himalayas, and the Khunjerab Pass into China.