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  • 01Valley of Flowers Trek, Uttarakhand - 2017

    Valley of Flowers Trek, Uttarakhand - 2017
    • d6 Daysn5 Nights
    • lHaridwar
    • NNNNN32 reviews
    • NIKITA
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      NIKITA

    About the Destination:

    Known as the most beautiful trek in the world with the blue Primula, Valley of Flowers trek is a must do trek for you. Tucked up at a high altitude this trek is renewed with the Mountaineers and adventure seekers.  Blessed with exotic flowers, faunas and magnificent views this trek will take you to the world of snow clad mountains and high cliffs. High in the grand Himalayas of the Garhwal district sprawls this captivating valley. The best time to do this trek is during the month of mid-July to mid-August.  

    For this trek, you will have to trek from Govindghat, on the route to Hemkund Sahib, up to  Ghangaria which is quite an exhilarating climb. Catch the glimpse of the Himalayan beauty while you head out on this trek. At an altitude of 14,300 ft, you will come across the large clear water lake which will make you stare at it for long. This hidden jewel is a unique habitat and home to millions of species of wildflowers such as saxifrages, sediams, lilies, poppy, calendular, daisies, geranium, zinnia and petunia.  Not just this you will come across varieties of colourful butterflies as you continue your trek. 

    This valley is at an altitude of 3250 m and above. This valley is also a core zone of Nanda Devi Biosphere Reserve with an expanse of 87.5 sq km which is just a colourful paradise with alpine flowers. According to the legends, it is believed that this is the place where Pawan Putra Hanuman had collected Sanjeevani Buti to cure Laxman.  Listen to the sound of birds chirping and the musical sound of the stream during the trek. The soothing breeze and the enchanting beauty lure away the nature lovers and the photography lovers. 

    This valley was also declared as a National Park in 1982 and is a world heritage site. One can also find a variety of rare and endangered species of animals like Asiatic black bear, brown bear, snow leopard, blue sheep and more. With the backdrop of the mountains and the scenic trail, you will feel as you have definitely landed in the land of fairies.

    About the Trek:

    With the verdant beauty of the snowcapped mountains in the backdrop, the green meadows and the white clouds blend to make dreamlike Valley of Flowers trek. Perched at an altitude of 14,400 ft, this trek was a sudden discovery by British traveller Frank Smith in 1931.  Step into the bed of flowers while you head out for this one of a kind beautiful trek. You will start this trek from Govindghat via Joshimath which will lead you to Hemkund Sahib on day forth.  The trek is considered as an easy to moderate trek and is a favourite among the beginners as well as avid trekkers.  Feast your eyes with the thousands of flowers in full bloom.  

    You will come across several streams casually meandering through the valley. Next, you will come across the high altitude serene lake, Hemkund 4329 metre. This lake is considered as a holy site for both Hindus and Sikhs.  The trail will be a steep one but the amazing view with the seven snow-capped mountain around you will definitely make you feel enchanted. Witness the beauty of Hathi Parvat and Saptrishi peaks that feed the lake and you will find a small stream called Himganga which flows out from the lake.  It is believed that Govind Singh, the tenth Guru of the Sikh faith had meditated on the bank of this lake in one during the ancient times. 

    On your fifth day, you will take the same trek route Ghangaria to Govindghat and then to Joshimath.  Your trek will be a steep one from Ghangharia while enjoying some amazing view of the regions. The valley of flowers treks will take you to the world of the most beautiful and enchanting wildlife which you will cherish for a lifetime.  From Govindghat, drive to Joshimath and you can witness the confluence of Bhagirathi and Alaknanda Rivers to form the River Ganges while you pass through Devaprayag.  You can also explore Auli if you wish in the evening. There are lots of valley of flowers trekking packages which will take you through the beautiful land. Spend some time with nature and capture the scenic images in your heart.

    Valley of Flowers Highlights:

    - Blessed with the verdant beauty of the meadows, and the exotic flowers this will be trek which will take you through small streams.

    - Get a chance to witness the vivid flora and fauna of the region like saxifrages, sediams, lilies, poppy, calendula, daisies and brown bear, snow leopard, blue sheep.

    - Catch the glimpse of the famous Hathi Parvat and Saptrishi peaks while you head out on this trek.

    -  Meet the local people and learn about the culture of this region. Also, do share a cup of tea with them.

    - While at Hemkund Sahib take a dip in the holy water and purify your soul.

    - Also, enjoy a lakeside camping and spend the night under the clear night sky. 

    Quick Facts:

    Altitude: 14,400 ft

    Temperature: Day: 12°C-20°C and Night: 4°C-10°C

    Trekking Distance:  47km

    Difficulty Level: Easy To Moderate 

    Starting and Ending Point: The trek starts and ends at Joshimath

    Railway Station: Haridwar is the nearest railway station 

    Airport: Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun

    Base Camp: Joshimath

    ATM: Joshimath is the last place where ATM is there.

  • 02Rhododendron trek

    Rhododendron trek
    • d5 Daysn4 Nights
    • lHaridwar
    • NNNNN1 review
    • Naukri se pareshaan
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      Naukri se pareshaan

    The trekking camp 'Rhododendron Trek' is presented at Devariyatal, Uttaranchal. It is a short easy trek running parallel to the high Himalayan Treks. In this trek you walk though verdant tropical and alpine forests where a great variety of orchids and rhododendrons and primuleas carpet the alpine terrain.

    We can begin a trek here for the upper areas of the Langtang Valley. Nine species of Rhododendron can be seen in this region. An easy 4 km trek from there takes one up to the Barsey Rhododendron Sanctuary. Rhododendron Trek - a trek adorned with beautiful resplendent flowers of rhododendrons grown in their full bloom. This fabulous Uttaranchal trekking of the valley offers a wide scope of bafflement. Our tour starts from Haridwar to Chopta. Rhododendron locally known as Guras is the delight of the Eastern Himalayan mountains.

  • 03Dayara Bugyal Trek to Darwa Top 2017

    Dayara Bugyal Trek to Darwa Top 2017
    • d9 Daysn8 Nights
    • lHaridwar
    • NNNNN1 review
    • supplier
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      Code: 6221032
    • 22,500
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    About the Destination:

    Dayara Bugyal, Uttarakhand is perhaps one of the most beautiful alpine meadows in India. The meadows stretch out far and wide and all around the meadows are the many towering snow peaks. With its flaunting natural beauty, this vast meadow is second to none in Uttranchal! The possibility of Nordic as well as Alpine skiing are immense here.

    On the other hand, Dodital is a picturesque fresh water lake where Himalayan Trout (local name Dodi) are found. The natural spring that serves as the source of Asi Ganga River is also the source of this pristine water reservoir. Along with the lake, one can also visit a Lord Ganesha that is located at its corner.

    About the Departure with Details:

    The Dayara Bugyal trekking trip to India’s most beautiful meadow and fresh water lake is perhaps is brilliant. Not only will you get to visit beautiful places but will also get an opportunity to learn about India’s flora and fauna.

    From spending nights in camps and tea houses to visiting temples, walking through forests of maple and oak to even setting up overnight camps, you can experience everything within this tour. On a whole, this is your chance to get acquainted with the enchanting ambience!

    Activities: Trekking, Camping, Hiking

    Duration: 8N/9D

    Highest Altitude: 3,048m

    Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate

    Dayara Bugyal Temperature: 25 degrees (Max), -4 degrees (Min)

  • 04Day Trip to Haridwar in a Private Car

    Day Trip to Haridwar in a Private Car
    • h10 Hours
    • lHaridwar
    • NNNNN1 review
    • Pulkit
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      Pulkit
    About the Activity:
    • If you are looking for a spiritual journey to North India, take this opportunity to see the different temples in Haridwar and feel relaxed.
    • Arrive for Haridwar in a sedan from Delhi early morning and visit the most religious temples of India there, find solace with the atmosphere and chanting all around the place.
    • Enjoy the salubrious atmosphere spreads in the premises of Mansa Devi Temple which is dedicated to goddess Mansa Devi. 
    • Also make a visit to Bharat Mata Mandir that is dedicated to India because India is considered as a mother (Bharat mata) and it is near Sapt Rishi Ashram which is around 04 kms away from Haridwar.
    • Admire the beauty of Chandi Devi Temple that was built to pay tribute to goddess Chandi Devi and is located at a height of 208 meters at Neel Parvat.
    • Daksheswara Mahadev Temple is dedicated to lord Shiva and it is also known as Daksha temple or Daksha Mandir.
    • If time permits, you can make visits to several other temples which are quite famous in Haridwar and return to Delhi by late evening with a lot of memories.
    • Please Note: Prices may vary depending on the pick-up locations
  • 05Hire a Temple Sightseeing Guide in Haridwar

    Hire a Temple Sightseeing Guide in Haridwar
    • h8 Hours
    • lHaridwar
    • NNNNN1 review
    • Mr. Raj
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      Mr. Raj
    About the Activity:
    • Propitiously located at the point where the Ganges emerges from the Himalaya, Haridwar is Uttarakhand’s holiest Hindu city, and pilgrims arrive here in droves to bathe in the fast-flowing Ganges.
    • Hire a heritage professional temple sightseeing tour guide in Haridwar and experience the rich culture and spiritual locations around the vicinity.
    • Visit some of the most famous temples like Har-ki-Pairi Ghat, Mansa Devi & Chandi Devi Temples, Chandi Devi Temple and the famous Siva statue.
    • The guide is specialized in Indian history and religious social topic of ancient and modern India, which helps you to navigate through the vicinity and attractions.
    • You can hire a guide for a period of eight hours anytime during the year between 10 AM to 6 PM.