Valley of Flowers Trek
Fixed Departures – 2019
|6 July – 11 July||Sold Out|
|13 July – 18 July||Few Spaces Left|
|20 July – 25 July||Available|
|27 July – 1 Aug||Available|
|3 Aug – 8 Aug||Available|
|10 Aug – 15 Aug||Available|
Valley of flowers trek Overview:
Nestled between the charming meadows of naturally grown alpine flowers, valley of flowers trek offers a rare opportunity of walking along the carpet of vibrant flowers as far as the human sight goes. Walking along some of the rarest flowers in the world is an experience hard to summaries in worlds, valley of flowers will leave you speechless by its astounding beauty.
Valley of flowers trek is one of those holidays, that will strengthen your bond with nature, fill your being with amazement and bring you closer to your own heart filled with gratitude for one and all.
The Valley of flowers trek also offer a beautiful blend of spirituality being close to Hemkund sahib, Hemkund lake is one of the highest glacial lakes in uttrakhand, offers panoramic view of Himalayas at 4600 meters above sea level.
Valley Of Flowers Trek Itinerary:
Distance – 300 kms | Journey – 10-12 hrs by road
Valley of Flowers trek starts at Haridwar, the blessed city. You will be picked from one point in a helpful movement. We will drive towards our beginning stage which is Govindghat. It’s an entire day ride close by stream Alaknanda. There might be prospects to see Rudrprayag and Devprayag en route. It relies upon the timeliness of the gathering and the practicality of time.
Along the journey are beautiful sights of the emerald rivers. Lunch is arranged on the way and we finally reach Govindghat by evening. Positioned at the bank of River Alaknanada, Govindghat is the embarking point of the trek. Relish the splendid scenes around and relax for the journey next morning.
Distance – 13 kms | Journey – 08-10 hrs by Trekking
You may take ponies or Porter. helicopter is accessible too. In any case, you can’t rely upon Helicopter as flying of Helicopter relies on climate conditions. It could conceivably fly on a specific day.
The initial 9 kms of trek are nearby Pushpavati. Subsequent to eating on the banks of the waterway, we will cross it. The expected 4 kms are marginally more extreme. An aggregate elevation pick up is roughly 1.5 kms.
Achieve Ghangaria by the night and unwind. One can likewise visit the adjacent waterfall and appreciate the beautiful district. Some uncommon types of flying creatures and tailless rats can be seen here.
Distance – 13-14 kms | Journey – 07-08 hrs by Trekking
This day you will witness a standout amongst the most appealing spots of the world. Its perfectly lovely and satisfying condition will most likely allure you.
Rise at a young hour toward the beginning of the day and eat. You’re good to go to trek towards Valley of Flowers at 7 am. A ticket is issued at the passageway which is legitimate for 3 days. The ticket costs Rs 150 for Indians and Rs 450 for non-Indians.
“Enter The Fairyland, No need of conveying water as the shining water is drinkable. No contamination and no urbane life. Unadulterated delight and excellence.“
Enter at the valley’s check point and you will witness the comfort of nature. Your ears are honored with hints of twittering feathered creatures and cadenced streaming water. There is no contamination and an existence of characteristic magnificence anticipates here.
You should want to eat at the Pushpavati River bed (see picture). On the off chance that you rapidly twist up your opportunity, you can achieve this point. Try not to miss this unbelievable scene which is 6 km a long way from Ghangaria. Along these lines, the aggregate trek progresses toward becoming 14 km.
The experience is perfect and will make recollections of a lifetime. It’s an encapsulation of unblemished common excellence.
Distance – 12 kms | Journey – 08-09 hrs by Trekking
Early breakfast and a solid start to Sri Hemkund sahib will start your day. Leave by 7 am and achieve this devout Gurudwara. The high height lake is a treat for nature sweethearts.
The lake is resting at a dumbfounding elevation of 13500 ft above ocean level. Astounding scenes can be delighted in en route. This 6 km trek is very steep however justified, despite all the trouble. Beguiling picturesque excellence alongside sights of blooms like blue poppies, Vajardanti and Brahmkamal is really delightful.
Distance – 13 kms | Journey – 05 hrs by Trekking, Distance – 20 kms | Journey – 01 hrs by Road
Rise early and start the trek at 6am. You will cross towards Govindghat and reach there by lunch. After lunch, there will be street adventure to Badrinath. It’s a wonderful adventure with sights of waterfalls and waterways. The streaming Alaknanda is a stunning perspective. Superb sights up and down the voyage are delightful.
The Badrinath Tample.
We will head towards town Mana. It’s pleasurable to see the beginning stage of River Saraswati at Mana. Visit the little district and registration lodging for unwinding.
Distance – 320 kms | Journey – 10-12 hrs by Road
This is a day ago of the outing. After an early takeoff from Badrinath, you can eat and lunch while in transit to Haridwar. You will achieve the goal by night. This is the place we disappear and the outing finishes up with awesome recollections.
It’s tiring physically yet rationally you will be on a high. The experience, the sights and the trek is extremely energizing for everybody. You may leave for home that day or plan to take rest at Haridwar.
Ideally, this trek will be incredible and magnificent for you. Come go along with us to a voyage astonishing and serene. Far from urban hustles, it offers an existence of tranquility and peace in the lap of Mother Nature.
Valley of Flowers Trek Details :
Accommodation on twin sharing basis in tourist guest houses at Govindghat and Ghangariya.
Transportation from Rishikesh and back by SUV(Bolero) / tempo traveller.
Tour guide during entire valley of flowes trek.
All forest entries for valley of flowers trek.
Sightseeing and local information.
All meals during the Valley of flowers trek.
Morning & evening tea, cookies.
Accommodation. (Guest house, Home stay, Camping)
All Meals while on trek & transits (Veg.) (Egg)
First aid medical kit.
Qualified & experienced trek Leader, Guide and Support staff.
All transportation during the trek program.
Any Air/Train/Bus fare for valley of flowers trek.
Any meals other than 3 meals a day and tea & snacks en route.
Personal expenses like laundry, telephone and fax calls, alcoholic beverages, medical expenses, gratuities etc.
Cost arising of any unforeseen circumstances.
Any kind of personal expenses.
Mules or porter to carry personal luggage.
Anything not specifically mentioned under the head “Inclusions”.
100% cancellation charges for No show/Non availment (irrespective of reasons).
70 % Cancellation less than 7 days in advance.
50% in case of 15 days in advance.
The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking.
In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking and a full refund will be processed.
Note: If transportation is needed from Delhi-Rishikesh (and round trip), this can be arranged as per requirement.
Important information about Valley Of Flower :
The Valley of flowers trek is only possible from the beginning of June until the end of September, as rest of the year the valley remains covered in snow. The best time to do the valley of flowers trek will be from mid-July to end of august.
It is not advisable to visit the valley of flowers before July as there are hardly any flowers, though the valley is lush green decorated by the beautiful Himalayan mountains.
Similarly, if you visit valley of flowers after august the color of the valley changes from greenish to yellowish and flowers slowly die, & in September the weather is most clear but the flowers in the valley are almost dead.
The temperature at Ghangariya (Base camp near valley of flowers) always remains very cold during mornings and evening during all these months.
By road: Govindghat is the last roadhead and also the starting point of the trek, Ghangariya base camp is at a distance of 12 kms from govindghat.
Via train : Haridwar junction is the closest railway station, at a Road distance of 294 kms from Govindghat, Starting point of valley of flowers trek.
Air travel: Closest airport to valley of flowers is Dehradun, however now helicopter services are also operated from Govind ghat, starting point of the trek.
The entry fee to visit valley of flowers is 650 INR for foreigner and 150 rupees for a Indian for a 3 day pass. However, each additional day will be charged at 250 inr for foreigner and 50 rupees for a Indian national to visit valley of flowers. All money is payble in cash at at forest post near ghangariya village just before the valley of flowers trek begins.
Since, Valley of flowers is a eco sensitive zone and to prevent trekkers and livestock too much of a toll on the park, Access to valley of flowers is restricted only to daylight hours from 7 am to 5 pm, entry window at the forest post at the stating of valley of flowers closes at 2 pm, Last entry can only be made by 2 pm to the valley.
Please refer to our blog for the trek checklist top things to carry for a trekking trip to valley of flowers.