Kashmir: Jammu. Kashmir Valley. Ladakh. Zanskar
-The most comprehensive standalone mainstream guide to Jammu and Kashmir state -In-depth and up-to-date advice on health, security, safety and the necessary permits -Detailed coverage of treks remote Zanskar, with maps -Tips on how to spot Kashmir's wildlife, including the elusive snow leopard -Beginner's guide to Urdu and Ladakhi Sophie and Max Lovell-Hoare have lived in India and subsequently worked across Asia. They are also the authors of the Bradt guides to Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Sudan and South Sudan. Encompassing a vast stretch of land from the lush Kashmir Valley to the mountains and epic wilderness of Ladakh, the area now covered by the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir has long astounded visitors with its beauty. Marvel at the views from the roof of the world at Khardung La, trek along the frozen Zanskar River, stroll through the Eden-like Shalimar Gardens, take a shikara ride through the lotus-bedecked lakes of Srinagar and join the monks at Thiksey Monastery for early morning prayers by candlelight. After decades of instability, Kashmir is back on the tourist scene and keen to make up for lost time. This, the only standalone mainstream guide to the state, makes the ideal companion whether you want to white-water raft on the Indus River, relax on a houseboat or explore Buddhist culture at shrines up and down the region.
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A little history: I myself have been over expeditions to Mera peak, Island peak, Kalapathar, Gokyo peak, Tseryo RI and across many high passes in Nepal, Larkye Pass, Ampulapcha Pass, Chola pass, Renjula pass, Tashilapcha pass, Ganjala pass, Thorong La pass, Tilicho pass, (Mesokantola pass). We also Offers Everest base Camp Trek, Annapurna Base Camp Trek, Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek, Manaslu Trek, Langtang Trek, Kanchenjunga Trek . Within the long span of an adventurous journey, I have extensive guiding experience on Mt. Kailash, Lhasa in Tibet also Ladak and Sikkim in India. Enrollment for 7 years long journey gives me courage to work out for an independent organized trekking agency
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1 Background Information
2 Practical Information
4 Khardung La and the Nubra Valley
5 Southern Ladakh
6 Leh to Mulbekh
7 The Suru Valley and Zanskar
9 Srinagar and Gulmarg
10 The Kashmir Valley
8 From Kargil towards Srinagar