Valley of flowers
Temperature: 12°C - 20°C D & 4°C - 10°C N
Trekking distance: 47 km
Altitude: 14,400 ft.
Difficulty: easy to moderate
Pickup and drop: Haridwar to Haridwar
Nearest railway station: Haridwar
Nearest Airport: Dehradun
Base camp: Govind Ghat
Nearest ATM: Joshimath
Stay: Guest House
(NOTE) Food, including: base camp to base camp
Valley of Flowers is positioned in Chamoli district (close to Badrinath) of Uttarakhand, approximately three hundred kilometers to the north of Rishikesh. That is underneath a countrywide park, gracing the thinking beauty of the Western Himalayas.
The Valley of Flowers was found in 1931 and designated a World Heritage Site for its fabulous wildflowers surrounded by snow-protected white peaks.
On the assembly point of the Himalayan levels, Zanskar, and Western and Eastern Himalayas, the Valley of Flowers, determined by way of mountaineer Frank S. Smith in 1931, has been declared a World Heritage Site for its wild, untamed blooms surrounded through snow, including white peaks.
A brief description of the site:
With the vinicolous splendor of the snow capped mountains within the backdrop, the green meadows and the white clouds combine to make a dreamlike Valley of Flowers trek. Perched at an altitude of 14,400 feet, this trek became an unexpected discovery by British visitor Frank Smith in 1931. Step into the bed of flora even as you head out for this one in every kind of beautiful trek. You will begin this trek from Govindghat through Joshimath so that I can lead you to Hemkund Sahib on day four. The trek is considered an easy to moderately stunning trek and is a favorite of some beginners in addition to professional trekkers. Bless your eyes with the hundreds of flowers in full bloom.
famous for its exclusive types of medicinal herbs. In line with neighborhood humans and mythology, it's also believed that Hanuman brought Sanjivani to Lakshmana from the valley of flowers.
The Valley of Flowers is a lovely mythical trek.- The arena is aware of of it! Many tales were spun around this valley, typically about trekkers falling unconscious from the heavy fragrance of plant life on the valley meadows. The beginnings of these testimonies were made with the aid of British mountaineer Frank Smythe, who stumbled upon this valley after a difficult climb of Mt. Kamet. "The most lovely valley I had ever seen" was surrounded by "a few of the most noblest and purest mountains on earth," as he put it in his e book. That could sound like an extravagant description, but you would find it hard to disagree.
Hemkund Sahib lake You may come upon the high-altitude serene lake, Hemkund, at 4329 meters. This lake is taken into consideration as a holy site for Hindus and Sikhs. The trail might be a steep one, however, the notable view of the seven snow-capped mountains around you may truly make you feel enchanted. Witness the beauty of Hathi Mountain and Saptrishi peaks that feed the lake, and you will find a small river referred to as Himganga that flows out of the lake. It's widely believed that Govind Singh, the 10th Guru of the Sikh faith, had reflected at the financial institution of this lake during their ancient times.
Best time to visit: July to September
Full Trek Iternity:
Day 1: Haridwar to Govindghat via Joshimath and Devaprayag (260 km/10 hrs).
Start your journey at Haridwar railway station, where you meet at 7 a.m. and get transferred to Govindghat by vehicle. Let’s take your route towards Govindghat via Joshimath, Devprayag, the Sangam Alaknanda and Bhagirathi rivers, Rudraprayag, and other Ganga basin towns with the beautiful river Ganga view.
Day 2: Trek from Govindghat to Ghangaria (14 km/6 hrs).
Here begins your trekking from Govindghat, around 14 km to Ghangaria, with beautiful landscape views. Click the best photographs and observe the beautiful sunset and sunrise in the mountains. End up your dinner in Ghangaria and check in to a hotel for the night.
Day 3: Trek from Ghangaria to the Valley of Flowers and back (a 5km, one-way, 3-hour trek).
Today you have to travel just 5 km by foot; this is the destination you’re searching for. Yea, it’s from Ghangaria to the Valley of Flowers. This is the most beautiful view of the entire journey you'll get here. which feasts your soul and fulfills your beautiful mind with the scents of flowers. Since it’s a World Heritage Site, you'll definitely get some of the best photos of your entire life.
Observe the beauty of flowers until your eyes are at peace. Now it’s time to get back to Ghangaria and check in again to the hotel, have dinner later, and get a good night's sleep.
Day 4: Trek from Ghangaria to Hemkund Sahib (4,329 m)
Today, be a religious soul and start trekking to Hemkund Sahib Gurudwara, the most holy place of Sikhs. Spend some time here and let your soul delight in beautiful views and create positive energy among you. After lunch, get back to the Ghangaria again.
Day 5: Trek from Ghangaria to Govindghat
Now, you have to pack your bags and get back to Govindghat via the same route. You can manage to visit Auli and Badrinath according to your time and budget conveniences.
Day 6: End of the Valley of Flowers Trekking Journey Drive from Govindghat to Haridwar
Now that you’re getting out of Garhwal—the end of your journey—make it peaceful and also bring some gifts to your friends or family from here. And don’t say bye to this place; I hope to see you again.
Short trek into eternity
Day 1: Haridwar to Joshimath
Day 2: Force Joshimath to Govindghat-Pulna and start the trek to Ghangharia.
Day 3: Ghangaria to Valley of Flower returned to Ghangaria
Day 4: Ghangaria to Hemkund Sahib and back to Ghangaria
Day 5: Ghangaria to Govindghat and pressure to Joshimath through Badrinath (a well-known temple of Lord Vishnu.)
Day 6: Departure Day
"Valley of Flowers," also called "Heaven," has been visited on this planet by many human beings and by all who've ever visited this region. In a nutshell, I can let you know that this place is unique now not just due to the stunning scenery or those huge mountains or the great waterfalls but because of those excellent human beings. Once in a lifetime, you need to go to Uttarakhand, or you can say that Devbhoomi is the "land of God." Not only is the area lovely, but the best humans in the world are located here. Allow the Uttarakhand to serve you as a visitor. The most effective request is that you ought not break up later here and there; please observe the cleanness and peace.
For the duration of your trek, you will be staying in hotels and camps from day one until departure day.
Meals: From the first supper to the morning of the departure day, all meals are included. We offer easy, nutritious vegetarian food on all days of the trek.
Transportation: We will provide round-trip transportation from the pick-up point and drop-off point.
Camping fees: Both trekking permits and woodland camping fees are included in the price.
All of the camps will provide you with high-quality tents and sleeping bags for your trek. We have high-altitude sleeping bags that can withstand temperatures as low as -10 °C. Ropes, microspikes, and gaiters are all available.
Expenses for personal reasons: For instance, during the trek, personal bags must be transported.
Emergency Costs: Any expense that arises as a result of any kind of emergency
What to take
Trekking shoes are waterproof.
Backpack: 50–60 liters
> Clothes: Two trekking pants, three warm layers, three T-shirts, thermal two pairs, light towel, raincover bag, poncho, raincoat, down jacket, etc.
> windproof or water-resistant jackets; thermal inner wear; a scarf or muffler (optional)
> Sunglasses: good quality
> Trekking pole
> Sun cap
> Hand gloves: one pair waterproof
> Socks: Two pairs of good quality
Balaclava, head torch, led torch (extra charge), sunscreen, lip balm, toilet paper, and hand sanitizer
> Water bottle: 1 ltr.
Personal medical kit
> Paracetamol: 10 tablets (Fiver)
> Combiflam: 4 tablets (allergies)
Saridon, 6 tabs (headache)
Digene: 4 tablets (acidity)
> Crêpe Bandage, 2 pairs
> Gauze, 1 small role
> Band-aid -- 10 strips
> Cotton: 1 packet
> ORS - 5 packet
Betadine or any antiseptic cream
> Move, spray (aches and sprains)
> In case you wish to cancel your trek, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cancellation charges are based on the total trek fee, irrespective of the amount paid, whether full or partial.
The cancellation policy is based on the original booking time and original start date of the trek.
Before 30 days, 90% of the total land package cost is refundable.
Between 21 and 30 days, 75% of the total land package cost is refundable.
Between 11 and 20 days, 50% of the total land package cost is refundable.