Hiking In The Himalayas Photo-Essay


Much of the journey involves just traveling to a distant trailhead, deep in the Himalayas, far from cities and the heat of the Indian Plains.

Many begin in Rishikesh, where the Himalayan foothills and the Ganges River Valley meet the Plains.
"Red Nuns on the Ram Jhula" (Rishikesh)
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