The lap of Himalayan Wish

The tour Himalayan Ippolito Desideri (24.9.1714 – 18.3.1716 Lhasa 28.4.1721 – 20.4.1722)

The first circumambulation of Himalayas


Card and Table itineraria the memorable journey Wish which is the first circumambulation of the Himalayas. «He had made a trip worth to make his name famous forever. Had to pass 188 years before the next European expedition passed through the valley of the Brahmaputra» [Sven Hedin, Trans-Himalaya. Discoveries and adventures in Tibet, MacMillan and Co., London 1909-1913 (3 vols.: flight. III, 1913, p. 125].