03 November 2003

Bibliography: Books on the Western Himalayan regions of India

A selection of my readings on this region, which I visited four times beetween 2003 and 2010. They are divided according to the administrative division of India: Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarankhand and Himachal Pradesh. Click on the links to read my reviews and buy these books.

01 November 2003

Book Review: Trekking in the Indian Himalaya, by Garry Weare, *****

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.