Google Earth Hacks | File Downloads | Categories | Most Popular | Newest | Top Rated | By State | By Country
Google Earth Hacks Login | Register    
Logging in will reduce the number of ads that you see    
 
(advanced search)

Subscribe in a reader Get updates by e-mail Follow GEH on Twitter Follow Mickey on Twitter

Dig Deeper


Cerro Aucanquilcha and the Highest Road in the World - Related Files

Info Map Comments (0) Related Files


Related Files

RatingDate AddedDownloads 

Mina La Escondida, Chile

Mina La Escondida, Chile

Also see Chucicamata One of these two copper mines in the north of Chile is the largest man made hole, the other is the largest open pit mining operation. La Escondida has a convenient location on the Salta (Argentina) to Antofagasta (Chile) Railway Line. The famous Tren a las Nube...
Rating of 4.508/05/20051,771Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Cerro Ojos del Salado, Chile

Cerro Ojos del Salado, Chile

South America´s (6.880m = 22.572ft.) second highest mountain and considered the world´s highest volcano.
It is located at the edge of the chilean Atacama Desert, the world´s driest area.
Rating of 308/21/2005781Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Cerro Chirripo, Costa Rica

Cerro Chirripo, Costa Rica

This is the highest peak in Costa Rica. The Cerro Chirripó reaches a height of 3820 meters (12,532 ft) and is visited every year by hikers.
Rating of 310/01/2005962Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Probably the highest road in the world, Ladadk, India

Probably the highest road in the world, Ladadk, India

Possibly the highest road in the world -- 5603m / 18380 feet.

See the photos on http://www.indiatravelogue.com/trav/trav8.html
Rating of 3.55555555508/16/2005753Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

The Silver Mountain, Cerro Rico, Bolivia

The Silver Mountain, Cerro Rico, Bolivia

Today, if Spaniards speak of something very expensive, they say 'vale un porosi'. In the 16th century, the area around Potosi, Bolivia, was regarded as the world's largest industrial complex. The processed silver from the ore out of the Cerro Rico would have been sufficient to build a silver bridge with a silver road across the Atlantic Ocean to Europe, with enough more to haul the same amount ...
Rating of 408/02/2005484Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Transfagarasan curvy road

Transfagarasan curvy road

The Transfăgărăşan (trans (over, across) + Făgăraş) or DN7C is the highest and most dramatic paved road in Romania. Built as a strategic military route, the 90 km of twists and turns run North to South across the tallest sections of the Carpathian Mountains, between the highest peak in the country, Moldoveanu, and the second highest, Negoiu. The road connects ...
No rating yet02/21/2010687Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Highest pass in the world (Tibet China)

Highest pass in the world (Tibet China)

Semo La (La means "pass" in Tibetan, the local language) is situated in the central part of Tibet and gives access to the Chang Tang region. The pass is motorable rising to an altitude of 5565m (18,258 feet) at 30°06′36″N, 85°25′54″E. It is found on the so-called Northern Route, north of Raka and south of Coqen in Central Tibet. Travellers use this route as an alternativ...
Rating of 3.607/28/2006867Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Highest lake in the world?, Tibet, China

Highest lake in the world?, Tibet, China

Possibly the highest lake in the world -- 5670m / 18700 feet.
Rating of 508/16/2005627Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Siachen- The highest battlefield in the world

Siachen- The highest battlefield in the world

This is Siachen Glacier area in Himalayas which is the highest battlefield in the world. It is some 5 Kms above MSL and is on the boundry of India-Pakistan and is permenently manned by Indian Army.
Rating of 411/17/2006927Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Highest Dam in the World

Highest Dam in the World

The Nurek dam in Tajikistan is 300 meters (984 feet) tall and at the moment (9/2005) the highest dam of the world (the Rogun dam (335 meters / 1,099 feet) still is under construction).
Rating of 2.33333333307/31/20051,866Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Sky Dream Fukuoka

Sky Dream Fukuoka

The highest ferris wheel in Asia, the second highest in the world.
Height:120m
Diameter:112m
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sky_Dream_Fukuoka
Rating of 312/16/2006309Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Highest monastery in the World, China

Highest monastery in the World, China

Rongbuk Monastery (at elevation 5000 meters ) is the highest monastery in the world. It is also the last inhabited spot before Everest Base Camp, about 7 km distant. From Rongbuk Monastery the huge north face of Everest is clearly seen.
Rating of 3.33333333308/16/20051,284Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

 

Google Earth Hacks is not affiliated with Google in any way

"Google" and "Google Earth" are trademarks of Google Inc.

Google Earth Hacks © 2005 - 2016 MickMel, Inc - Privacy Statement

GEH in the News - GEH en Espaᯬ - GEH auf Deutsch - GEH en Fran硩s