Valley of Flowers


Valley of flower trail.

Valley of Flowers is a vibrant and splendid national park reposing in West Himalayas. Nestled in Uttarakhand, this alluring place is famous for its charming meadows of alpine flowers. Endowed with a diverse range of endemic flora, it is picturesque in its beauty. This lush region is also home to some rare and endangered animal species. You may spot animals like Asiatic black deer, snow leopard, musk deer, red fox, brown bear and blue sheep. High in the lofty Himalayas of the Garhwal region sprawls this enchanting valley. Legends believe it to be the place from where Hanuman had collected the Sanjeevani buti for curing Lakshmana. This place has floral pastures, running streams and beautiful backdrop of the mountains.

The untouched right part of the Valley.

It’s a core zone of Nanda Devi Biosphere Reserve. A colossal expanse of 87.5 sq kms and myriad alpine flowers makes this place a colorful paradise. Perched at an altitude of 3658 mts above sea level, Bhyundar Valley is the home to this surreal place. Historically, the beauty of the place was unknown to worl

Colonies of flowers near river belt.

d until in 1931, three British mountaineers came here. They lost their way and happened to discover this alluring valley and named it Valley of Flowers. Later in the year 1939, Joan Margaret Legge, a botanist arrived here to study flowers. She was deputed by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Krew but she lost her life by slipping from the rocky terrain. Her sister later came here and erected a memorial near the spot.

Location of Valley of Flowers:

Valley of Flowers is located 300 Kms North of Rishikesh, near Badrinath. You need to Travel by Road till Govindghat and from there the trek to Valley of Flowers starts.Govindghat is 20 Kms before Badrinath. Till Govidghat there is a motor-able Road.Rishiksh is 6 Hours Drive from New Delhi, India.




General Information
Altitude 3505 mts.
Best time to visit June to October
Grade Easy to Moderate
Duration 6 Days


Trek Itinerary:

Day 01): Drive from Haridwar/Rishikesh to Auli/Pulna. (Drive 260km/ 10hrs)
Day 02): Trek from Pulna to Ghangaria. (Trek 10km/ 4hrs)
Day 03): Trek from Ghangaria to Valley Of Flowers and back. (Trek 5km, one-way/ 5hrs)
Day 04): Trek from Ghangaria to Hemkund Sahib and back. (Trek 6km/ 4hrs each side)
Day 05): Ghangaria to Badrinath/Auli (Trek 14km/ 4hrs)
Day 06): Return to Haridwar/Rishikesh. (Drive 260km/ 10hrs)

Some Facts:

  • Route: Joshimath – Govindghat – Ghangaria – Haridwar – Rishikesh
  • Nearest Railway Station: Haridwar
  • Nearest Airport: Dehradun
  • Best Season/Time: July – September
  • Duration of the Tour: 6 Days 5 Nights
  • Altitude: 12,763ft
  • Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate

    Trip Prices are of two categories
    Normal @ 14000It includes normal accommodation, meal, and vehicle Plus a guide.

    Deluxe @ 20000: It includes deluxe accommodation including all meals Plus evening snacks and a deluxe vehicle. A guide and a nature guide to the valley of flower, also you will get to see the valley of flower innermost parts. Plus a bonfire. And other privileges.

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