Valley Of Flowers Trek

5 Days & 4 Nights

35 km

Valley of Flowers

Trekking

Tour Overview

The Valley of Flowers is a world heritage site and a part of the famous Nanda Devi Biosphere. This national park is in the far interiors of Garhwal Himalayas and is spread over 87.5 sq. Km. This hidden jewel is a truly unique habitat, home to many varieties of alpine flowers and plants. With millions of species of wildflowers such as saxifrages, sediams, lilies, poppy, calendulas, daisies, geranium, zinnia, and petunia, the valley also holds many streams that add to the natural beauty.

Gurudwara Sri Hemkund Sahib Ji is a Sikh place of worship and pilgrimage site. It is devoted to Guru Gobind Singh, the tenth Sikh Guru. With its setting of a glacial lake surrounded by seven mountain peaks, each adorned by a Nishan Sahib on its cliff.

Itinerary

Day 0: Drive from Delhi to Rishikesh | 250KM | Overnight Drive

Assemble at Akshardham opposite NEXA showroom at 7:30 pm. Our Group coordinators will be there to receive you. Get your seats in traveler/minibus post that journey shall begin to our destination Govindghat. This is valid only for people who have opted for transportation services from Delhi to Delhi.

Day 1: Rishikesh to Govindghat Drive | 270 km

Meet us at Ram Jhula in the morning at 5 am. We will halt for breakfast and post breakfast proceeds our journey further. There are Panch Prayag along the way where you will witness the holy confluences. Lunch en route. Stay for a while and then proceed to Govindghat. Check into the hotel Overnight with a premium quality stay.

Day 2: Govindghat to Ghangaria Trek | 12 km | 7-8hrs

After breakfast, begins Valley Of Flowers Trekking, a gradual ascent trek from Govindghat to Ghangaria. Arrive at Ghangaria. Ghangaria is the base camp for visiting Hemkund Sahib and the Valley of Flowers. Check into the hotel Overnight with a premium quality stay, and explore the surroundings. Have dinner and call it a day.

Day 3: Ghangaria to Valley Of Flowers and back Trek | 10 km | 7-8hrs

Today is the day, the very reason for this trek. Post breakfast, start your trek. Scale a height of 3,858m to arrive at the Valley Of Flowers. This site is a feast to the eyes and treats of the soul. Admire one of nature’s finest creations as you are left speechless witnessing an array of thousands of flowers in full bloom. The wild flora creates a rich ecosystem for many species of birds, butterflies, and insects too. Explore the valley to the fullest, relax by the gushing river, take photos and breathe in the pleasing scent of the flowers. Return trek to Ghangaria.

Day 4: Ghangaria to Hemkund Sahib (3658m) and back Trek | 12 km | 7-8 hrs

Post early morning breakfast start your expedition to Hemkund Sahib. On the way, you will see a pretty waterfall on your right side, an ideal place to click pictures. After two hours of trekking, the treeline ends, and post that oxygen levels will start reducing. The Hemkund Sahib gurdwara is reached after another hour of grueling ascent, and the lake is just behind it. Explore the Laxman mandir right next to it and pay homage to this sacred spot. Hike down the mountains on your way back to Ghangaria. Check in at the hotel and end your day with a good night’s sleep.

Day 5: Ghangaria to Govindghat and back to Delhi/Rishikesh | 500 km

We will trek back to Govindghat after having an early breakfast. Depending upon your pick-up point you shall be dropped accordingly on the way back. we will reach back with lots of memories and moments that would be cherished forever.

FAQ's

I am traveling solo can I join you on the Valley of Flowers Trek?

Yes, people mostly join us solo or with their 1-2 friends and take back new extended family with them and a lot of golden memories which they cherish forever.

What is the starting age to participate in this trek?

The traveler should be of 14 years or above.

I have never done any trek, can I join this Trek?

Yes, you can join us for the trek, if you are doing any of the fitness activities in your day-to-day life. In case, you have an inactive lifestyle then you need to prepare yourself physically so that you climb the mountain and enjoy the trek.

What physical preparation do I need to do for this trek?

You need to work on endurance and strength. So to get it you need to start doing the regular walk and then gradually move from a walk to jogging and running. Keep the practice on until you are not able to run 2 km in at least 15 minutes or walk at least an hour continuously without any break.

What things do I need to carry along for this Trek?

Following are the essential items that you must carry with you: -Mask & Sanitizer -Windproof jacket – Warm and thick Fleece / Full-sleeve Woolen sweater -Thermal inner wear (upper and lower) -Woolen cap – Woollen gloves -Woollen socks, and regular socks (3-4 pairs) -Scarf/muffler (optional) -Comfortable Trekking shoes -Lightweight floaters/sandals/slippers -Raincoat / Poncho -Small lightweight towel -Sturdy Water bottle, Avoid empty Bisleri bottles -Cap / Hat – Sunglasses -Walking stick / Trekking pole -Lunch Box, Spoon & Tea Mug -Sunscreen Lotion, Lip Balm -Torch / Flashlight (with extra batteries) -Personal medications -Personal toiletries

What type of food is served during the trek?

Our food consists of vegetarian as well as non-vegetarian dishes.

Do I need to carry any Covid Test Report?

With present govt policies updates no, if in future any change of policy happens we shall update you, and then accordingly actions have to be taken by you.

I need to know in detail about your anti-COVID-19 Policies/guidelines for travel?

We follow everything that can possibly decrease your chances of contracting coronavirus. Guidelines are as follows: 1. Here are some essential items that you must carry while traveling: * Face Masks * Hand Sanitizers * Gloves etc 2. It is advisable to carry your toiletry kit. This way you can maintain proper hygiene by using your products. 3. To keep the locals safe, it is advisable that travelers should maintain distance from the locals.

If I cancel the trek will I get any refund?

Please refer to our terms and conditions page for this info.

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