Uttarakhand & Haryana

Chapter from Blue Guide India

Discerning, user-friendly guide to the sights and monuments of Uttarakhand and Haryana, with referenced map, full background information on Indian history, culture and religions, and eating and accommodation tips. This is a chapter from Blue Guide India: the best guide for the independent traveller to India's art, architecture and history. According to William Dalrymple, who wrote the foreword: "I can vouch for its accuracy and novelty – the Indian guide which reaches the long-forgotten wonders ignored by other guides, and the best possible guide to off-the-beaten-track India." Detailed practical information. Written by the BBC's Sam Miller. Includes Dehra Dun, the hill-towns of Mussoorie, Naini Tal and Landour, the Hindu pilgrimage towns of Hardwar (Haridwar) and Kurukshetra, the Islamic tomb architecture of Thanesar and the famous Maharishi Ashram of Rishikesh.

ISBN mobi: 9781909177673

ISBN epub: 9781909079670