Garhwal: Land of the Ganges
Spend a fortnight enjoying some grand mountain scenery along the curves of a river that defines India. You’ll capture the very soul of our country,
The Garhwal region of the north Indian state of Uttarakhand has mythological and spiritual connections with Indian civilisation dating back to ancient times. Home to Nanda Devi, the highest mountain peak at 25,643ft entirely within India (Kanchenjunga is on the border of India and Nepal) and the birthplace of the River Ganges, Garhwal hosts the four temples of the ‘Char Dham’ at Gangotri, Jamnotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath. The rugged and spectacularly beautiful countryside consists ...
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