About Landi Kotal

Landi Kotal or Landikotal is a town of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. It is located at 34°6'4N 71°8'44E and lies on the Khyber Pass in the Khyber Agency. At 1,072 metres above sea level it is the highest point on the Khyber Pass and is the route across the mountains to the city of Peshawar. Landi Kotal is a tourist destination which is accessible by train (called the Khyber train safari) or road from elsewhere in Pakistan, or by road from the Afghanistan border just five kilometres to the west.

Landi Kotal is the main shopping center for both the Shinwari