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VALLEY OF FLOWERS TREK
The snow on the Himalayas add magnificence to the mountains and the incalculable blossoms add to its excellence. This well known spot isn't exceptionally hard to reach. At the point when the sun sparkles hot on this field, a large number of blossoms sprout here. Travelers from everywhere throughout the world come here. This valley was obscure till a British mountain dweller Frank Smith initially found this place. In 1931, Frank Smith needed to scale a crest in Garhwal called Comet. While returning after effectively finishing his central goal he took the western pass and lost his direction and achieved this valley after numerous challenges.
All of a sudden he happened upon an ocean of blossoms which completely charmed him. He set up a tent and remained here for a long time. Amid nowadays he gathered 260 distinct types of blossoms. A few seeds he reclaimed with him. In 1937, he returned again to this valley and remained here for quite a while. At that point he composed a book called "The Valley of Flowers". Not long after this place wound up world popular. Nature darlings began visiting this valley. A huge number of various blossoms embellish this valley. One additionally finds various types of bugs, winged creatures and butterflies. This valley is encompassed by high mountains on three sides and is at a tallness of 3500 to 6,500 mts above ocean level.
In 1982, this valley was named the Republic Park. Its zone was settled at 87.5 sq. kms, Some of the blossoms are saxifrags, sediams, lilies, poppy, calendular, daisies, denthus, turmopsis, primula, dadiculatar, pontitala, geranium, cipro nepolysis, holly, pansy, zinnia, petunia, fox, caropsis dynthus and so on. Numerous little streams stream inside this valley adding to its general magnificence. The high mountain crests encompassing this valley stand watchman to this wonderful sight. The icy masses among this look exceptionally attractive.
After perusing Frank Smith's book numerous outside visitors came here. One of them was an English lady called Margaret Lague who came here in 1939. She was extremely attached to blossoms. On the fourth of July, when she was attempting to pick one of the uncommon blooms she slipped from a stone and fell into an abyss to her passing. In her memory the headstone on her grave peruses as "My eyes will everlastingly savor the magnificence of the mountains which gave me quality and motivation". The voyagers who visit this valley never neglect to visit her grave and pay homage.
VALLEY OF FLOWERS TREKKING PACKAGE
04 Nights/05 Days Trekking Tour Packages
Valley of Flowers Trek Short Brief Itinerary
- Day 01: Rishikesh - Joshimath (276kms/8hr)
- Day 02: Joshimath - Govind Ghat (22kms drive) - Ghangaria (13kms/4hr Trek)
- Day 03: Ghangaria - Valley Of Flowers - Ghangria (5 kms one side/4-5 hrs)
- Day 04: Ghangaria - Govindghat (13kms trek down) - Rudraprayag (145kms/5hr)
- Day 05: Rudraprayag - Rishikesh - (140kms/5hr)
Valley of Flowers Trek Details Itinerary
Day 01: Rishikesh - Joshimath (276kms/8hr)
Morning, drive to Joshimath via Devprayag. On the way visit Dev prayag where Bhagirathi and Alaknanda rivers meet. From here the holy river Ganges started. Arrival at Joshimath by evening, check into the hotel. Dinner & overnight stay.
Day 02: Joshimath - Govind Ghat (22kms drive) - Ghangaria (13kms/4hr Trek)
Drive to Govindghat, Trek Start from here to Ghangaria (3000 mts). Check in Hotel. Ghangharia/Govinddham : 5 Kms. situated in the midst of a pine grove Ghangharia serves asa base for visiting Hemkund Shaib. It is the last human habitation in the valley. A tourist Lodge, log huts, tents and a Gurudwara provide comfortable accommodation.
Day 03: Ghangaria - Valley Of Flowers - Ghangria (5 kms one side/4-5 hrs)
After breakfast trek to Valley Of Flowers (3858 m) from Ghangaria. The valley is an enchanting sight with an impressive array of rare wildflowers like Geranium, Marsh marigold, Prinula, Potentilla, Geum, Asters, Lilium, Ranunculus, Corydalis, Inula, Braham kamal, Campanula, Pedicularis, Arisaema, Morina, Impatiens, Bistorta, Ligularia, Anaphalis, Saxifrages, Sibbaldia, Thermo- psis, Trollius, Codonopsis, Dactylorhiza, Cypripedium, Str- awberry, Epilobium, Rhododendrons and numerous others. Most of the flowers have medicinal values too. The valley is 10 kms long, 2 kms wide, and is divided by the Pushpawati stream, into which several tiny streams and waterfalls merge. After enjoying the beauty of valley trek back to Ghangaria. Dinner & overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 04: Ghangaria - Govindghat (13kms trek down) - Rudraprayag (145kms/5hr)
After 13 Kms trek from Ghangaria to Govind Ghat, drive to Rudraprayag from Govind Ghat. Check in Hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 05: Rudraprayag - Rishikesh - (140kms/5hr)
Early morning, Drive to Rishikesh. Arrival at Rishikes tour end.
- All land transfers in vehicle(mahindra Bolero/Sumo/Max) from Haridwar/Rishikesh Railway station/Air port and back as per itinerary.
- Night accommodation as per itinerary on double/Triple sharing basis.
- 3 meals in each day (Breakfast, Lunch Dinner) Pack lunch while on the trek.
- Entry fee for Valley of Flowers as applicable.
- Fully escorted trek with fluent English speaking license-holder local trekking guide (1 guide for upto 10 pax).
- Travel Insurance or any other kind of insurance(Trekkers are advised to obtain applicable insurance on their own).
- Costs and expenses for medical treatment in case of evacuation or in case of any medical condition or emergency or otherwise for any reason.
- Any accommodation, travel or transport outside of the above itinerary for any reason.
- Single supplement or request for accommodation on twin sharing basis will be charged extra
- Hire charges for mules if hired by trekkers for personal luggage or personal ride.
- Meals other than Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner as indicated in the itinerary or charges for mineral water, other beverages or drinks.
- Any expense of personal nature or any gifts, tips or donations.
- Any drinks, tips for the guide and porter etc.
- Any other cost or expense which is not specifically included in the price inclusion.
- Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances like landslides, road blocks, bad weather etc.