Khyber Pass Mountain

Khyber Pass



April 24, 2024

  • Khyber is a Mountain Pass.
  • Elevation – 3,510 ft. (1,070 m).
  • it’s situated in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province on the border with Afganisthan (Nangarhar Province).
  • Khyber pass connected with Pakisthan and Afganisthan.
  • Khyber Pass connects Valley of Peshwar to Landi Kotai.
  • It was a part of old Silk Route.
  • Khyber pass is part of Asian Highway 1 (AH1)
  • Afridi, Pashtuns, Shinwari tribes are inhabitants of Khyber pass.
  • Bab-e-Khyber is the entranceGate of khyber pass.
  • There was a khyber pass railway which is closed now.
  • Travel in khyber pass is not safe because region of khyber pass area is unstable and volatile, Taliban, Local Forces, Pakistha Military and US Drones are very active in this area.