Author(s): Garry Weare
Lonely Planet Knows the Indian Himalaya
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 valley 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.
In This Guide:
Everything you need to know to get prepared
Comprehensive listings for sleeping, eating and facilities along the way
Background on Himalayan culture and religions