Valley of Flower Trek
Duration: 12 Days / 11 Nights
Destination Covered: Delhi - Rishikesh - Joshimath - Govind Ghat - Ghangaria - Hemkund Sahib
- Day 1: Delhi
Arrival and Transfer to hotel.
- Day 2: Delhi
Fulll day sightseeing of old and new delhi visit Raj Ghat Mahatma Gandhi memorial, India Gate, Akshardham temple.
- Day 3: Delhi - Rishikesh (235 kms/7 hrs)
In the morning drive to Rishikesh via Haridwar. Upon arrival at Rishikesh transfer to hotel. Evening free to visit Laxman Jhoola, witness Aarti at parmarth niketan. dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
- Day 4: Delhi - Rishikesh
Pick up from Railway Station or Airport and departure for Rishikesh. Evening at leisure to explore the holy town of Rishikesh and Aarti Darshan at Triveni Ghat. Overnight stay at Rishikesh.(225 kms/ 6 hrs drive)
- Day 5: Rishikesh - Joshimath
After breakfast leave for Joshimath. Lunch enroute in Rudraprayag. Overnight stay at Joshimath.
Joshimath: is the winter home of Sri Badrinathji. It is situated on the slopes above the confluence of Alaknanda andDhauliganga. It is one of the 'maths' established by Adi guru Shankaracharya (251 kms/ 10 hrs drive).
- Day 6: Joshimath - Govind Ghat - Ghangaria
After breakfast leave for Govindghat thereafter 13 Kms trek to Ghangharia. Overnight stay at Ghangharia.
Govindghat: is the confluence of Alaknanda and Laxman Ganga Rivers. It has an imposing Gurudwara namedafterGuru Govind Singh.
- Day 7: Ghangaria - Valley of Flowers - Ghangaria
After breakfast with pack lunch leave for Valley of flowers. Return back to Ghangharia. Overnight stay at Ghangharia.
Valley of Flowers: East of Badrinath is the exotic valley of Flowers in a conical shape with the river Pushpawati flowing through it. This valley has been declared as a National Park, It is 18 Kms trek form Govindghat. A must - see for all nature lovers (16kms trek/ 6hrs)
- Day 8: Ghangaria - Hemkund Sahib - Ghangaria
After breakfast leave for Hemkund Sahib. After Darshan and Pooja return back to Ghangharia. Overnight stay at Ghangharia.
Hemkund Sahib: Near the Valley of Flowers is the holy lake Hemkund - an important pilgrimage of the Sikhs and Hindus. Along it shores is the sacred Sikh Shrine where Guru Govind Singh, the tenth guru unified with God after prolonged Meditation in his previous birth. Nearby is the Laxman temple. The reflection of surrounding snow clad peaks in its placid waters offers a scenic sight. (12 kms/ 5 hrs)
- Day 9: Trek Ghangaria - Govind Ghat - Drive Joshimath
After breakfast trek to Govind Ghat and drive to Joshimath. Overnight in Joshimath. 14 Kms.Trek/ 4Hrs. & 22 Km Drive / 1Hrs.
- Day 10: Joshimath - Rishikesh
After breakfast drive to Rishikesh. Overnight in the hotel. (251kms/ 10hrs drive)
- Day 11: Rishikesh - Delhi
After breakfast leave for Delhi. For over night stay at hotel. (225kms/ 7hrs drive)
- Day 12: Departure
After leisurely breakfast take a walk to janpath steets for shopping and transfere to the airport for your departures.