Can we go to Valley of Flowers by car?

The closest you can get to The Valley of Flowers by road is Govind Ghat. This requires around an 11 hour drive to Joshimath from Dehradun, then another one hour to Gobindghat. From Gobindghat it is a 13-kilometer (8.1 miles) trek along a steep, narrow, but well defined mountain trail to base camp at Ghangaria.

What is the best time to visit Valley of Flowers?

Entry to Valley of Flowers opens at 7.00 am every day and last entry is allowed till 2.00 pm. You should start back around 1 pm so as to reach back by 5.00 pm. Though the Valley is beautiful in May, June and September. But for maximum number of flowers in July and August are most preferred months.

Is Valley of flowers worth visiting?

totally i went with my best pals to the Valley of Flowers between 8th to 14th July i must say that it was one of those decision that I took correctly in my life i was spellbound by its beauty the best time to visit the valley is from July 3rd week to Aug 1st week

Is Valley of Flowers Trek difficulty?

This is not an easy-moderate trek. Instead, the difficulty level of Valley of Flowers is Moderate. A trek is classified as moderate when most of the trail is even but has intermittent steep ascent and descent.

Is Valley of Flowers Trek dangerous?

It is not so difficult trek. The valley of flowers trek is well-defined and well paved. Although it is steep at many places, but except the day you go for trek to valley itself you can hire pony to reduce the difficulty level of the trek. Valley of flowers trek difficulty level is moderate to easy.

Can we stay at Hemkund Sahib?

Due to its religious importance and relative higher elevation, staying overnight is not allowed in Hemkunt Sahib. Tourist only accommodates at Ghagaria that is 2.2 km behind Hemkunt Sahib.

What can you see in the Valley of Flowers?

  • Govindghat. Govindghat is the beginning point for trek to Hemkund Sahib and Valley
  • Trekking in Valley of Flowers. There are many trails for trekking in the Valley of flowers.
  • Mana. While visiting the valley of flowers, Mana is one place that you
  • Joshimath.

How long is the walk to Hemkund Sahib?

Ghangaria to Hemkund Sahib

After reaching Ghangaria village, you can start for the Hemkund Sahib trek which is 6 km and would take around 3-4 hours for the ascent and 1.5-2 hours for the descent.

What is the best time to visit Hemkund sahib?

Best Time to Visit Hemkund Sahib

Best time to go for Hemkund Sahib Trek is in summers (May – June) and Post Monsoon (September – mid October).

How difficult is Hemkund Sahib Trek?

Hemkund Sahib Trek is an easy to moderate difficulty level trek and can be undertaken by both experienced and novice trekking enthusiasts. However, the last six kilometers of the trek are steep and can be more challenging.

How far is Hemkund Sahib from Rishikesh?

Hemkund Sahib is 294 km from Rishikesh; 320 km from Haridwar; 730 km from Amritsar; and 640 km from Delhi.

How do I get to Hemkund Sahib by car?

Taxis and buses are available from Rishikesh, Srinagar, Rudraprayag, Chamoli, Joshimath and many other destinations to Govindghat. By Road: Hemkund Sahib is connected up to Govind Ghat with motorable roads and from here you have to commence trek of 19kms to reach Hemkund Sahib.

How can I go Govindghat from Rishikesh?

The nearest Railway Station from Govindghat is Rishikesh Railway Station, located at a distance of 273 Kms from the town. Govindghat has daily trains to Srinagar, Chamoli Rishikesh, Joshimath and Rudraprayag.

How far is Valley of Flowers from Hemkund sahib?

The distance is 6 km and is a steep route. Once you reach the gurdwara, there is a small pond outside where you can take a dip.

Which city is called Valley of Flowers?

Valley of Flowers National Park is an Indian national park, located in North Chamoli and Pithoragarh, in the state of Uttarakhand and is known for its meadows of endemic alpine flowers and the variety of flora.

Is Valley of Flowers Trek open now?

The beautiful Valley of Flowers in Uttarakhand is now open for all tourists – both from within and outside the state. The valley is located in the Nanda Devi Biosphere Reserve—a UNESCO World Heritage site. This is the first time that the valley has not opened for tourists on its scheduled time.

How long is the trek to Valley of Flowers?

The initial trail from Govindghat to Ghangaria is a long walk of 15 Km, though its mostly gradual along with Pushpawati River.
DEPARTURE LOCATION Haridwar railway station
RETURN TIME Approximately 8:00 PM (Day 6)

Where is the Valley of Roses?

The Rose Valley (Bulgarian: Розова долина, Rozova dolina) is a region in Bulgaria located just south of the Balkan Mountains and the eastern part of the lower Sredna Gora chain to the south. Geologically, it consists of two river valleys, those of the Stryama to the west and the Tundzha to the east.

How far is Valley of Flowers from Joshimath?

Places, altitudes and distances:
Place Distance
1 Joshimath 252 km, 8-9 hours drive from Rishikesh
2 Govindghat 21 km, 1 hour drive from Joshimath
3 Ghangria 14 Km, trek from Govindghat.
4 Valley Of Flower 3 km from Ghangria