The Himalayan region in North India provides the ultimate mountaineering experiences: Breathtaking panoramic views, friendly villagers, wonderful valleys and mountain slopes that will provide the ultimate. exciting challenges for would-be conquerors. You should note however it is essential to take along a first aid kit and your gear should also include a high liquid and carbohydrate content. Your gear should not be more than about 25 pounds and packed in the waterproof casing. There are guides and porters available to help you along your journey.