Taglang La, elevation 5,328 metres (17,480 ft), is a high mountain pass in Ladakh
region of the Indian state of Jammu
. The elevation in metres, which is taken from a local sign, is in agreement with SRTM data. The sign incorrectly claims 17582 feet, which would be 5359 metres, and incorrectly claims the World
’s second highest motorable pass.It is reached via 21 Gata loops along the Leh
-Manali Highway.There are higher motorable passes at Kaksang La, Chang La
, Khardung La
and several more locations in Tibet.