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==Overview==
 
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There are several ways to go from [[Europe]] to [[South Asia]] overland.
 
There are several ways to go from [[Europe]] to [[South Asia]] overland.

Revision as of 15:15, 8 March 2007

This article is an itinerary.


Overview

There are several ways to go from Europe to South Asia overland.

All require some caution. Roads are poor in many areas and some are impassable in winter or in monsoon season. Various mountain and desert areas can be quite dangerous if appropriate care is not taken. So can some of the inhabitants. Most are friendly, curious and helpful, but the traveller needs some understanding of local customs and must take some care not to give offense.

Options

The Silk Road

See also Silk Road

Through Russia

There are many ways to go to South Asia through Russia, but since travelling in Afghanistan is hardly possible you'll have to go through Iran or China. That gives the following options:

Russia to Iran

Russia to South Asia via China