To do the justice to the flawless natural beauty of the Valley of flowers national park, words like – charming, stunning, spectacular, and so on can fall short. The majestic and relaxing beauty of this valley can’t be described in words. One needs to witness it in real to greet & meet its inexpressible serenity spread all around.
The more you step ahead in the valley, the more you explore to capture on your cameras. And on reaching the valley, you will also know it has no boundaries or limitations. For many nature enthusiasts out there, the valley of flowers is not just restricted to housing a rich variety of flora but it is also a hub of various species of animals that anyone would love to see to escape from the hodge-podge of life.
And as it nestles in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand and is encircled by Himalayan mountains, it is also referred to as Himalayan Flower Valley, which is quite famous among trekkers or adventure-seekers around the world.
Situated in the lap of the Indian state Uttrakhand, the Valley of flowers national park is a picturesque place where one can find a wide variety of fascinating flora and fauna. The place is renowned for its natural beauty and lush greenery where tourists can embrace fun by clicking some memorable pictures with their loved ones. Apart from witnessing and capturing its breathtaking landscapes, below you can see some top things to do that are quite famous among adventure lovers.
Valley Of Flowers Trek is replete with every fun and adventure that many thrill-seekers require during their vacation time in the valley. For those who want to experience the unlimited thrill of trekking, the valley of Uttrakhand will make your dreams and desires come true. It not only gets you a never-ending thrill but also shows you picturesque landscapes dotted with worth-visiting natural beauty.
The trek of the Valley of Flowers begins at Govindghat and ends at a charming village called Ghangaria. For sure, at the beginning trekking turns out to be a fun and easy journey but once you gain 6000 feet in the elevation, things start to become difficult and a little dangerous. But worry not, you will be assisted and taken care of by your guide. Throughout your journey from Govindghat to Ghangaria, you can come across exotic wildflowers that are witnessed rarely by many.
Your journey will be enriched with many layers of fun and merriment but make sure you some key points first before visiting the Valley which we have mentioned below.
Best Time To Visit Valley Of Flowers – July and August are recommended months of the year when you can plan to visit the Valley of Flowers. But also keep the entry timings of the valley in your head and try to come here as early as possible. The valley opens from 7:00 a.m till 5 p.m in the evening and after 2 p.m, there will be no entry into this valley.
Jolly Grant Airport seems to be the nearest airport to the Valley of Flowers. The airport is well-connected to Delhi through daily flight services.
Rishikesh is the nearest railway station to the Valley. And once you reach the railway station, you can take a bus or taxi to reach Govind Ghat. from Govindghat, you have to trek around 16 km to reach the valley.
Valley of Flowers is connected up to Govind Ghat with motor-able roads.
Valley of flowers national park is an exact place for nature lovers who love to explore nature and its offerings during their vacation time. You can also catch the glimpse of stunning fauna living in their natural habitat here. The valley of flowers is also famous for its different variety of herbs and plants that are used for medicinal purposes to combat various diseases.