Trekking in the Indian Himalaya

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Lonely Planet, 2009 - Travel - 260 pages

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Our expert author, trekking the Indian Himalaya since 1970, will be your guide to some of the world's most awesome trekking.

This book covers the region's top treks, through the Buddhist villages and high passes of Ladakh, the spectacular mountains and verdant valleys of Himachal Pradesh, and the sacred pilgrimage sites and high-altitude meadows of Uttarakhand. Whether you are an experienced trekker or a first-timer, you're sure to find the ultimate trekking experience here.

  • Everything you need to know to get prepared
  • Comprehensive listings for sleeping, eating and facilities along the way
  • Background on Himalayan culture and religions

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Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet and Garry Weare.

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infect very good information about the Indian Himalayas,but jammu and Kashmir is not in your information trekkers trek in jammu Kashmir Himalayas ,it is unfortunate that this book has avoided the Himalaya valley the important part of Himalaya ,you can see the trekkers trekked in kashmir and their reviews .
and please put some information about Kashmir it is your duty to give full information of the region

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It is a great book with some valuable information, written for trekking in Indian Himalayas. For trekking in Nepal, please read this text and get some good information about Nepal while visiting our website trekking in Nepal.
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