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Valley of Flowers National Park

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Valley of flowers national park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, located in Garhwal Region of Uttarakhand State in India. This valley was discovered by Frank S Smythe in the year 1931. Nature lovers, botanist, photographers, mountaineers all come to...more
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246443, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

we visited vally of flowers on august months. we have seen lots of flowers in the vally. vally is very beautifull and it was my chilhood dream came true as i entered in the vally. it is a must visit place. i had gone with...More

Thank Freedom814560
Reviewed 6 days ago

We (in a group of 12) visited Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib in the 1st week of September. The itinerary is the same as available at most places over the internet. Haridwar->Govindghat (Day 1)-> Gangaria (Day 2)->Valley Of flowers (Day 3)-Gangaria>Hemkund Sahib (Day 4)->Govindghat...More

Thank mansha s
Reviewed 6 days ago

There isn't much to add to all the other reviews; it is well worth the exhausting climbs. Get a lift in a local vehicle to Pulna from Govindghat- the locals are the only ones who can use this road - the climb to Ghangaria is...More

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Valley of Flowers is a wonderful place to visit. The bloom is at their peak in monsoons but travelling can be quite risky at that time. Reach Govindghat from 10-12 hours of travel from Rishikesh, there are multiple stay options available there. Leave next day...More

Thank JustAnotherLass
Reviewed 1 week ago

The route to the Valley of Flowers starts at Gobindghat. There is a road from Govindghat up to Pulna (about 3 kms.) and the 10 kms. trek to Ghangaria starts there. From Ghangaria to the Gate of the Valley of Flowers is about 2 kms....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

After this trek I believe my journey to Himalayas just started.... Description about the valley of flowers is just beyound words ....can't say it in one or two words ....For that you need to go there and experience it ....At some point you may even...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Valley of flowers is the well known attractive place. Your love for mountains is incomplete if you haven't visited this scenic valley once. We started our trip from Delhi, reached Badrinath and stayed one night then we stayed for one night in Ghangharia next day....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Valley of flowers in single word it's just spectacular ..... U will find out so many kind of flowers ......it's a life time experience ....nature lovers should go there 👍

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This advise is for visiting during rainy season late August Get bsnl SIM card. Useful at Ghangaria and at VOF. None of the other SIM cards work in this area. Jacket and rain pants must for hiking in rains. End of August dull bloom. But...More

Thank Legend81
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I signed up for a trekking package with Gio.in to go to the Valley of Flowers. My travelling companion was fit and well-prepared, having just completed a hike up Mt Kinabalu. This trek was rated as moderate but I would rate it as difficult for...More

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23 August 2018|
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Response from devkant s | Property representative |
This is not the best time in terms of flowers. However weather will be very nice.
16 August 2018|
Response from Vineet M | Reviewed this property |
During hiking you dont need much clothes as body quickly warms up due to the upclimb. What you mentioned are enough clothes. Get a down jacket with you for evenings.