Trekking in the Indian Himalaya - Planning (Chapter)
This chapter contains the Planning, Route Descriptions, Environment, Himalayan Culture and The Author chapters from Lonely Planet's Trekking in the Indian Himalaya guidebook.
To fully appreciate the beauty of the Indian Himalaya, there's no substitute for trekking. It brings you in direct contact with the country and its people, and helps foster an appreciation of the mountain environments. And of course, the better planned your trek is, the more you'll get out of it.
- history of trekking in the region
- ancient culture, wildflowers, mountain panoramas...tailor your trek to a theme
- study up on Himalayan wildlife
- in-depth chapter about Himalayan culture