Far North India Holiday Packages at India Unbound

When the intensity of India’s summer in the northern plains pushes people to cooler regions, the Far North beckons.

Bound by Srinagar in the west, and Darjeeling and Gangtok mountain views, refreshing climates and sanctuaries where the faithful pay homage to their gods and live according to ancient custom.

Feast on a forty-course Wazwan meal aboard a houseboat on Dal Lake in Kashmir. Travel the high-mountain passes that lead to Leh where monasteries and stupas abound the tiny toy train to Darjeeling, where Buddhist prayer wheels whirl away outside monasteries heavy with incense and candle smoke. And if the weather is just right, you can you can you can view Everest far-off in the distance.

Taste momos and tsampa in Dharamshala – home to the Dalai Lama in exile and large numbers of his Tibetan followers. Almora is a small hill station where some of our village walks begin. Quaint Victorian architecture from colonial times characterises Shimla where pleasures

The hills are fondly remembered for the sound of tiny bells that tinker with the breeze in small shrines.

What memory will stay with you?

 

Suggested Tours of Far North India