Originally Posted by arn
Puncture sealant may not be such a bad idea. Though you will always have somebody in the cities/towns/villages do it for you fast, cheap and good, once you are in the boonies, every bit of struggling at 4500m is something you want to avoid. i think you may be able to purchase this in Delhi.
Where do you plan to camp? Equipment can be hired at Leh as well as Manali and the whole area is dotted with hotels that are both good and cheap.
I've got a tent and sleeping bag, mike is carrying one too. I think we're set there. But thanks for the advise on sealant........ and the boots and everything else sire