- Duration : 6 Days
- Season : July to September
- Category : Moderate
- Altitude : 3,858metres (12,763ft)
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A chanced discovery on a lost path made by British traveller Frank Smith in 1931 resulted in the world welcoming the enchanting Valley Of Flowers. His book by the same name created a stir among nature lovers, making the Valley Of Flowers Trekking one of the most sought after since then.
- Perched gracefully under the watchful eyes of the towering Himalayan peaks protecting the tranquil environs, the valley is situated at an altitude of 3,858m.
- With millions of species of wild flowers such as saxifrags, sediams, lilies, poppy, calendular, daisies, geranium, zinnia and petunia, the valley also holds many streams that add on to the natural beauty. The rich bio diversity is also home for several species of butterflies and insects too.
Valley of Flowers National Park is a vast national park, located in Uttarakhand, known for its meadows of endemic alpine flowers and the variety of flora. It has been recognized internationally for over a century and is referenced in the Hindu religion. The Valley of Flowers has many different colorful flowers, taking on various shades of colours as time progressed. The valley was declared a national park in 1982 and now it is a World Heritage Site.
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Hemkund Sahib is an important pilgrimage destination for Hindus and Sikhs. Hemkund is the breathtaking Lokpal lake located at an altitude of 4329 m from the sea level. The picturesque natural settings make this hill region an amazing place for rejuvenating vacations. Hemkund is nestled amidst seven snow capped peaks and marvelous snowy glaciers.
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DAY 01: Rishikesh TO Govindghat via (9hrs DRIVE)
DAY 02: Govindghat to Ghangaria (5hrsTREK)
DAY 03: Ghangaria to Valley Of Flowers (5KM TREK) and back
DAY 04: Ghangaria to Hemkund Sahib (TREK)
DAY 05: Ghangaria to Govindghat (TREK) and Govindghat to Joshimath (DRIVE)
DAY 06: Joshimath to Rishikesh (DRIVE)