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To see the Himalayas in 10 days?

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Hello all, I'm fortunate to have the opportunity to travel to India and Bangladesh in August up to early September. In between the two trips, somewhere during early-mid September, I have 10 days where I've given myself to explore the Himalayan mountain range.

This is something I've always wanted to do but I have a limited budget (surprise surprise), and am aware it's the tail end of the monsoon which means unpredictable views and delays getting around.

I have never trekked before but am reasonably fit (run 3-4 times a week, yoga, walk every day). However, I'm more keen to stay in one place, perhaps explore the local area and be blessed with a great view of a part of the range. Not ashamed to say I would like to take it easy and have a more mindful experience. I'm a solo female traveller and this is my first time solo in this part of the world.

I'm deciding between: Sikkim, Ladakh, and possibly if I do make it over to Nepal then Nagarkot/Dhulikhel. I've chosen these areas because I've read they fall in the rain shadow area/are generally drier/serve great views of Mt Everest and other mountains/do not involve too many costly internal flights.

My question is - what do you think of these plans? Do you have any other suggestions? Am I being too apprehensive?

Thanks for any help, much appreciated.

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