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Driving Holidays in the Himalayas is a series of books that endeavour to give the reader a glimpse of many exciting, exotic locales that can be easily accessed by road and hopes to provide enough insight to make your trip a comfortable and memorable one.This book explores Sikkim and briefly the adjoining towns of Darjeeling and Kalimpong.
Detailed itineraries with costs
Driving maps for all sectors and a large state foldout map
Recommendations for accommodation and food
An expert's guide to trekking
Discount coupons for meals at leading hotels and restaurants
About Author: Koko Singh
Koko Singh has travelled extensively through the Himalayas for over twenty-five years. Having opted out of the corporate main stream, he has been volunteering as a consultant to an NGO (SHRUTI), for over fifteen years now. This shift allowed him the time to indulge in his love for travel and this set of books is an effort to share the beauty and adventures of Himalayan travel.
The breezy style of Driving Holidays in the Himalayas, encompassing potted histories, insights into culture and customs, not to mention suggestions of where to take picnic breaks en route, makes for an enjoyable read.--Economic Times
It's a must-buy for the driving enthusiast.--India Today Travel Plus
This is a new sort of travel guide (at least in Indian publishing) and it has been expertly written and produced.--Hindustan Times
This is a good navigator for your journey up the hills. It has a bit of history, bit of culture and of course, travel tips.--Indian Express
Sitting in your car, cursing the traffic. Sitting in front of the television in the evening, watching soaps. If that is what your life is all about, get hold of Driving Holidays in the Himalayas.--The New Sunday Indian Express