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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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