Km Height Place Description
0 4600 turn off west-Tibet-hwy (219) at km marker 1789
3 4605 small village, simple shop
7 4620 new bridge over river, don't take it
18 4730 river crossing, single houses on the left
25 4830 single houses
32 4920 river crossing
38 5215 Pass
43 4980 low point, keep going left, several river crossings
46 5080 cross dry river bed
47 5085 river crossing
51 5290 steepest and stoniest part of climb over, view of pass
59 5490 prayer flags
62 5500 Loinbo Kangri Pass highest point
67 5360 River crossing, start climb
70 5475 highest point
78 5015 valley floor
90 4950 bridge to the right, don't take it
95 4960 single (modern) houses
119 4925 river crossing
133 4865 river crossing
143 4810 stupa, single houses before
160 4760 some houses
162 4755 bridge, take it
167 4755 crossroads, go left
177 5075 Pass good downhill after stony start
197 4660 road fork, go right, sandy for next 15km!
209 4680 little lake
212 4620 Some houses, lake can be seen. Yes, you have to follow the trail to the right!
215 4760 terribly steep climb but great views from the top
233 4600 Tarok Tso at the lake
233 4600 road forks, go right
238 4645 better road joining from the left, shortly after marker 265
246 4795 Pass
254 4695 some houses, marker 280
264 4830 highest point
275 4775 some houses, before marker 300
284 4785 highest point
289 4800 Pass
292 4710 some houses then bridge, go left (east) after
302 4750 highest point
308 4755 go right (east)
313 4830 meet northern route (206)
316 4910 Pass
328 4675 Mendong good shops, restaurants, hotels
333 4695 little village
368 4735 don't go right but straight ahead (east)
372 4740
381 4760 river crossing
402 4830 some sheltering walls to the right
413 4915 sheltering wall to the right
419 5000 better road joins from the right. probably comming from A042, passing xxx
441 5200 bridge over river
453 5370 bridge over river
459 5575 Semo La
469 5380 bridge over river
482 5210 bridge over river
491 5175 single house, before little stream
493 5200 single house, some drinks for sale
497 5175 Takyel Tso lake
524 5255 Pass
534 5075 shelter wall at the lake
543 5105 Pass hot springs
563 4960 crossroads with 219. right to Saga, left to Lhartse
579 5100 Pass
592 4660 village
622 4500 checkpoint
624 4515 Saga hotels, good shops, restaurants, internet

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