Valley of flower trek starts every year in June first week and closes by October middle. The start line of Trek is Govindghat and from here you have got to succeed in Ghangaria ( thirteen Kms) and the Valley of Flowers (4 Kms).
There are few points that we would like to share here and you’ll get an inspiration concerning this trek-
Season/Period for Trek
As we said earlier, this trek is open from June to October ,so you’ll be able to set it up therein amount. July to August is the Monsoon amount therefore the whole Uttrakhand is beneath Monsoon rain. In July & August furthermore peoples do the trek .In the second week of August 2010 and additionally trekkers-faced rain issue however but we should take all those problems as challenges. additionally middle July to middle August is that the amount within which you’ll be able to have best of the valley because it is blooming amount.
Transportation until Govindghat
You will get utilities accessible from Haridwar and Rishikesh to Govindghat. The Distance between Haridwar and Govindghat is around 295 Km. you’ll be able to additionally go along with non-public cabs/Taxi if you would like to.
From Govindghat ,the trek starts . presumptuous that you just can begin trekking within the morning. When ranging from there you have got to succeed in Ghangaria that is around 11–12 Kms from Govindghat and it’ll be night time once you reach Ghangaria . Therefore, on a constant day you’ll be unable to go to the Valley of Flowers.Stay at Ghangaria , visit the Gurudwara and leave next morning for a trek ahead.
Next morning when having breakfast ,start trek and carry some food for yourself for the trek period as a result you’ll realize nothing to eat throughout the full trek. when covering around one metric line from Ghangaria , you’ll realize the approach cuts the road . One about going to the valley of flowers and another one to Hemkund Sahib. Take left and you’ll realize the entry purpose for trek ahead. you have to require permission from forest department people. They charge some entry fees that aren’t that much. It was around 20. From there the valley of flowers is around three kms . it’s up to you however much you wish to explore within the valley.
You will be hypnotized by seeing the valley . Flowers all around and in between there’s a path that you have got to follow.
Do visit the topographic point of Joan Margaret Legge , a phytologist who lost her life there . Some benches are gifts there . therefore you’ll be able to sit and assume however huge the valley is . you’ll feel peaceful needless to say.
We would additionally prefer to share some fast points-
You can do that trek Solo or with any trekking company/group. If you’re doing it by yourself then you have got to set up things properly and take calls on your own. You should carry things like tents, mats, sleeping baggage, stove, fuel, food, utensils, etc.
You should take some sweets like toffees with you on a trek. they’re sensible supply of energy. Keep yourself hydrous, carry water with you usually.
Also keep one coat with you throughout the trek simply just in case it rains.
If you feel hungry there is a food market at Govindghat and Ghangaria,where you can eat food . Additionally you’ll be able to have Langar in Gurudwara placed at Govindghat & Ghangaria.