Amazing Uttarakhand Diaries: Valley of Flowers Trek

Introduction

The Valley of Flowers is a world heritage site and is part of the famous Nanda Devi Biosphere. It covers 87 sq kms and rises to an elevation of 3250 meters. This national park in the far interiors of Garhwal Himalayas (Uttarakhand) plays host too many endemic varieties of alpine flowers and plants.

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Brief Itinerary

Day 01: Dehradun – Joshimath (D)

Upon arrive at Dehradun airport/Railway station, pick up and drive to drive to Joshimath. On arrive check in at hotel. O/N in Joshimath.

Day 02: Joshimath – Auli – Joshimath (B,D)

After breakfast, take rope way (at your own cost) to visit Auli. You can also do skiing in Auli (at your own cost). Later drive to Joshimath and check-in to your hotel. O/N in Joshimath.

Day 03: Joshimath - Govindghat – Ghangaria [06 hrs trek] (B,D)

After breakfast, drive to Govindghat, the starting point for the trek and start your trek of 14 kms. From Govindghat there is a gradual ascent along a well - maintained pilgrim trail to the camp at Ghangaria - the base from where day walks can be made into the valley of flowers. On arrive check in hotel. O/N in Ghangaria.

Day 04:  Ghangaria - Valley Of Flowers – Ghangaria (B,D)

This morning, post breakfast, trek for around 5 kms to Valley Of Flowers (3858 m) from Ghangaria. The valley is an enchanting sight with an impressive array of rare wildflowers like brahma kamal, fane Kamal with range of small multicolored flowers make it a delight for travelers. The snowclad peaks including Nilgiri Parbat (6474 m) stand in bold relief against the skyline. 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 we come back to Ghangaria. O/N in Ghangaria.

Day 05: Ghangaria – Govindghat – Rudraprayag (B,D)

After breakfast, trek back to Govindghat and later drive to Rudraprayag. On arrive check in at your hotel. O/N in Rudraprayag.

Day 06: Rudraprayag – Rishikesh (B)

After breakfast, drive to Dehradun via Rishikesh. Rishikesh local sightseeing include Ram Jhula, Laxman Jhula and visit some ashrams. Later, continue drive to Dehradun airport to board your flight.

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Inclusions

  • Accommodation for 05 nights in Deluxe hotels on twin share
  • Breakfast and Dinner
  • Internal travel in a comfortable car - Non AC in the hills
  • Toll tax and parking
  • Driver Allowance
  • Entrance of Valley of Flower
  • 1 trek guide on min 10 pax

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Exclusions

  • Air fare / train fare / bus fare till Dehradun
  • GST @ 5%
  • Pony on trekking OR Helicopter 
  • Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc.
  • Any other item not specified in 'Tour include'
  • Porter age during trekking
  • Entrance fees during sightseeing
  • Travel Insurance

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Price and Dates

Cost per person in Twin/Double

Rs. 15,750/-

 

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Dates: 

12th - 17th Aug '18
19th - 24th Aug '18

 

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General Notes

  • Rates only apply to Indian Nationals. Please contact us for rates, if someone is a foreign national
  • Cost is based on minimum 10 travelling passengers
  • All taxes and charges are quoted as on July 2018. Any increase in fuel/hotel/other expenses due to any unforeseen circumstances, will have to be borne by the passengers
  • Rates could differ during Blackout period and Long Weekends
  • This is just an offer and subject to availability upon receiving your request
  • Neither rooms nor seats are blocked

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