Garhwal & Kumaon : a guide for trekkers and tourists
A guidebook to trekking in the Garhwal and Kumaon regions of the Himalayas of northern India at the centre of the Himalayan chain culminating in Nanda Devi. Garhwal has rugged mountains and valleys; Kumaon is more gentle. Easily accessible with some of India's most sacred sites. Short routes and strenuous treks, across glaciers and high cols.
Print Book, English, 1998
Cicerone Press, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, 1998
192 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 18 cm.
Part IINTRODUCTION HISTORY & SOCIETY People Folklore Village Life Education Roads Political Administration Social Traditions and Customs Religion Part IITOURISM Accommodation Main Towns & Hill Stations Mountaineering, Skiing, Fishing, River Running Flora & Fauna National Parks TEMPLES Temples in Garhwal & Kumaon Access Routes by Transport