After China, India is the world's most populous country, but you wouldn't guess it up there in the Himalayas.
A summary with photos of a walk from Ladakh in the Indian region of the Himalayas, by Bill Cook, provides a glimpse of this remote part of the world.
Contributed by Bill Cook
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|Location||Stok Kangri, Markha Valley, Ladakh, India|
|Date walked||August/September 03|
|Walk type||High hills and mountain hikes|
|Difficulty||It's not difficult technically, but you're likely to need ice axes|
|Time taken||11 day(s)|
|Other features||11days trekking! Three week visit.|