The Valley of flowers trek in backpacking style.
The valley of flowers backpacking trek is LAFL’s most preferred trips in the Uttarakhand region of the Himalayas.
The Valley of Flowers National Park, located at an altitude of 3800 meters in the West Himalayan area of Uttarakhand. It is a photographers’ paradise with its meadows of endemic alpine flowers and a variety of flora and fauna. Part of the famous Nanda Devi Hemisphere, the Valley of Flowers is a World Heritage site. It is a unique amalgamation of herbal and scenic secrets of the valley. Its full of rare and endangered animals, pheasant and high altitude birds, and many more surprises.
This trek starts from Govind ghat and is around 13kms to reach the base village of Ghangaria (3500mtrs). Its a gradual ascend to Ghangaria. From there its around 8 kms trek into the Valley of Flowers. There is a route from Ghangaria which goes to Hemkund Sahib, a religious place for the Sikhs.
There whole route from Govind Ghat to Ghangaria is full of pilgrims and lots of eateries.
This place has floral pastures, running streams and beautiful backdrop of the mountains. What say !!!
Day 1 - Report at Haridwar
Day 2 - Haridwar to Govindghat (Approx 8 hours)
Day 3 - Govindghat to Ghangaria (13kms Trek)
Day 4 - The D-Day – Ghangaria to Valley of Flowers (6kms Trek)
Day 5 - Ghangaria to Hemkund Sahib Trek (6 kms Trek)
Day 6- Ghangaria to Govind ghat Trek (13kms Trek)
Day 7 - Govind ghat to Haridwar
Fixed Departure Dates for 2019 :
July : 25th
Aug : 24 , 31
Sept : 7
Oct : 2
*Minimum 6 pax are required for this trip to happen.
* We take smaller groups for better communication amongst the group and for better experience.
|INCLUDED||Accommodation in hotels on double/triple sharing basis)||Sanctuary and park entrance fees|
|NOT INCLUDED||All beverages (including bottled mineral water)||All meals|
|Entrance & Camera fees and tips||All transportation|
|All insurance||Personal expenses|
|Personal medical kit||Personal trekking gear|
|All not mentioned in the ‘Included’ section||Excursions not detailed above|
Please note that cancellation charges are calculated of the total amount payable and not of advance amount. If 100% of the amount is not paid while registering, the cancellation policy stands void.