TREKKING IN UTTARAKHAND IS ONE OF THE MOST BLISSFUL EXPERIENCE ONE CAN HAVE. THE DEV BHOOMI OFFERS SOME OF THE MOST ENTICING AND EXCITING LANDSCAPES WHICH LEAVES YOU SPELL BOUNDED. PEOPLE FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD LOVE TO COME HERE FOR ALL THERE TREKKING EXPERIENCES.

BE IT BALI PASS TREK OR DAYARA BUGYAL TREK THIS BEAUTIFUL STATE OFFERS EVERYTHING. BUT ONE OF THE MOST FAMOUS TREK IN UTTARAKHAND STILL REMAINS THE VALLEY OF FLOWERS TREK. WITH ITS BREATHTAKING LANDSCAPES, DIFFICULT TRAILS AND MIND BOGGLING VIEWS THIS TREK IS ALSO ONE OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL ONES ALSO.

VALLEY OF FLOWERS OR “FHOOLON KI GHAATI” IS ONE OF THE MOST FAMOUS TREK LOCATIONS PRESENT IN CHAMOLI DISTRICT OF UTTARAKHAND STATE. IT IS SAID TO BE ONE OF THE MOST FAMOUS AND BEAUTIFUL TREK’S IN UTTARAKHAND. VALLEY OF FLOWERS WAS DECLARED NATIONAL PARK IN 1982 . AS THE NAME SUGGEST ‘S THIS TREK IS RICH IN ITS FLORA AND FAUNA.

VALLEY OF FLOWERS HAS ALWAYS BEEN INTO BUCKET LIST OF AVID TRAVELERS, TREKKERS AND EVEN BOTANIST’S TOO. AT AN ALTITUDE OF 3658 M IT IS IN BHYUNDAR VALLEY. IN THIS VALLEY YOU WOULD SEE A SEA OF FLOWERS BLOOMING ALL AROUND YEAR. THE VALLEY IS ALSO HOME TO RARE FLOWER BRAHMAKAMAL .

THE MESMIRIZING BEAUTY ALL AROUND AND YOU WILL FEEL A CONNECT TO THE BRIGHTER WORLD.THIS VALLEY BOAST THE LARGEST COLLECTION OF WILDFLOWER SPECIES. VALLEY OF FLOWER OPENS FOR A VERY SHORT PERIOD OF TIME FROM JUNE STARTING TO OCTOBER ENDING .

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VALLEY OF FLOWERS TREK INFORMATION

VALLEY OF FLOWER'S TREK

VALLEY OF FLOWER TREK IS A MUST TREK FOR ALL ADVENTURE LOVING PEOPLE. THIS TREK CAN BE HELPFUL FOR TREKKERS WHO ARE JUST STARTING TO LOVE THIS HOBBY.

FACTS ABOUT THE TRACK

PLACE :- CHAMOLI
REGION:- UTTARAKHAND
ALTITUDE:- 3500M
DURATION :- 5 TO 6 DAYS
DISTANCE:- 38 KM
START POINT:- JOSHIMATH
NEAREST RAILWAY:- HARIDWAR
NEAREST AIRPORT:- JOLLY GRANT,DDUN
NEAREST TOWN:- JOSIMATH
BEST TIME:- JUNE TO OCTOBER

HOW TO REACH VALLEY OF FLOWERS FROM DELHI

BY ROAD

YOU CAN REACH HARIDWAR BY ROAD FROM DELHI. YOU CAN REACH IN HARIDWAR FROM DELHI IN 4 HOURS VIA HIGHWAY.

SECOND BEST OPTION WOULD BE BUS TRAVEL , YOU CAN TAKE UTC BUSES FROM KASHMIRE GATE BUS STATION TO HARIDWAR WHICH IS A 6 HRS LONG JOURNEY. AND THEN YOU CAN TAKE CAB TO JOSIMATH.

BY TRAIN

NEAREST RAILWAY STATION IS HARIDWAR WHICH IS WELL CONNECTED TO DELHI RAILWAY STATION. FROM HERE YOU CAN TAKE A CAB OR TAXI SERVICE TO REACH JOSHIMATH WHICH IS 280 KM IN DISTANCE BY ROAD.

BY AIR

NEAREST AIRPORT IS JOLLY GRANT AIRPORT, DEHRADUN WHICH IS A 55 MIN FLIGHT BY AIR FROM DELHI. THEN YOU CAN REACH HARIDWAR VIA CAB, AND THEN TO JOSHIMATH.

ATTRACTIONS IN VALLEY OF FLOWERS

HEMKUND SAHIB

IT IS THE HIGHEST GURUDWARA , LOCATED AT AN ALTITUDE OF 4300 M.
HERE THE TENTH GURU OF SIKHS , GURU GOVIND SINGH JI MEDIATED FOR YEARS. DEVOTESS FROM AROUND THE GLOBE COME TO VISIT THIS PLACE. YOU CAN REACH HEMKUND SAHIB BY A 6 KM TREK FROM GHANGARIA.

HEMKUND SAHIB

HEMKUND LAKE

THE BEAUTIFUL HEMKUND LAKE IS NEAR THE HEMKUND SAHIB. IT IS ALSO KNOWN AS “LAKE OF SNOW”. DEVOTEES WHO VISIT HEMKUND SAHIB FIRST TAKE THE HOLY DIP IN THIS LAKE ONLY.

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HEMKUND SAHIB LAKE

NANDA DEVI BIOSPHERE RESERVE

IT IS A WORLD HERITAGE SITE WHICH BOAST THE BEAUTIFUL NANDA DEVI PARVAT , WHICH IS INDIA’S SECOND HIGHEST PEAK.

NANDA DEVI BIOSPHERE

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