Who in this world would not want to go to a place that looks and feels like heaven. Dwelling in the lap of the Himalayas, walking towards the beauty of nature, you will want to spend time and refresh their minds in the misty winds and authentic sceneries. The Valley of Flowers Tours in India is one of the most exotic places to visit for you if you have a deep interest in nature and the views and feels that encompasses it. It is a real beauty that makes the viewer spellbound and helps them perceive the notion of eternal beauty. It has its situation in the Himalayan region of Uttarakhand. People and tourists from all over the world come to see its exotic creation of flora and fauna. With the most relaxing and peaceful environment, you are sure to enjoy the space to the fullest!

5 Nights 6 Days Available on request
What we'll give. What we won't

What is included in the tour


  •    Accommodation in Tents , or Homestay 
  • Transportation: Surface transfer from Dehradun-Joshimath-Dehradun by Sumo/Bolero/Tempo Traveller (Depends on the number of travellers).
  • Meals: All Meals from (Lunch on Day 1 to Breakfast Day 6 ) are included. We provide simple nutritious vegetarian food on all days of the trek.
  • Snacks: Morning/Evening, Tea/Coffee with light Snacks and Soup  while on the trek.
  • Camping logistics: Tent, Sleeping bags, Mattresses, Dining tent, Toilet tent, Sitting Stools.
  • Trek Leaders: Qualified and experienced Trek Leaders and support staff.

  • Permits: 

      ▪︎ All necessary fees and permits.
      ▪︎ Forest Camping charges.

  • Trekking Equipment: 

    Treking gears, rope, if required.

  • Safety Equipment: Basic first aid kit with Oximeter and Oxygen Cylinder.

    Guide Ratio: 2:10

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Any expense of personal Nature
  • Meals during transit.
  • Insurance of any kind.
  • Carriage of personal luggage during the trek.
  • Any kind of personal expenses or optional tours, extra meals and beverages ordered.
  • Unscheduled delay due to landslide.
  • Cost Esclation due to " Force Majeure and Evacuation charges ".
  • Any expenses caused by reasons beyond, our control such as road blocks accidents
    & any medical evacuations. Weather conditions. Any train delays, or re-scheduling etc.
  • Anything not mentioned explicitly in the above program

Batch start - Every Monday of Month July to Mid September

Region: Chamoli district, Uttarakhand.

Duration: 6 Days

Grade: Easy to Moderate.

Max Altitude: 14140 ft.

Suitable for:- 10+years

Trekking distance: 37 km.

Pickup Point: Dehradun Railway Station

Reporting Time: 6:30 am to 7:30 am

Drop Point:  Rishikesh Dehradun Railway Station.

Dropping Time: 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Day 1: Rishikesh to Govindghat

  • Start early from Rishikesh and drive towards Joshimath & govindghat, which is about 250 km away.
  • The journey will take around 9-10 hours and you will pass through beautiful villages, towns and rivers.
  • Upon arrival, check-in at a hotel and rest for the night.

Day 2: Govindghat To  Ghangaria

  • After breakfast, Trek To Ghangaria  
  • From Govindghat, start trekking towards Ghangaria, which is about 14 km away.
  • The trek is relatively easy and will take around 5-6 hours to complete.
  • Upon arrival, check-in at a hotel and rest for the night.

Day 3: Ghangaria to Valley of Flowers and back 

  • After an early breakfast, start trekking towards the Valley of Flowers, which is about 7 km from Ghangaria.
  • Spend the day exploring the valley and enjoying the stunning scenery.
  • Return to Ghangaria in the evening and rest for the night.

Day 4: Ghangaria to Hemkund Sahib and back

  • After breakfast, start trekking towards Hemkund Sahib, which is about 6 km from Ghangaria.
  • Hemkund Sahib is a holy place for Sikhs and is located at an altitude of 4,329 m.
  • Spend some time at the Gurudwara and enjoy the scenic views.
  • Return to Ghangaria in the evening and rest for the night.

Day 5: Ghangaria to Govindghat

  • After breakfast, start trekking towards Govindghat.
  • Spend the evening exploring the town and rest for the night.

Day 6:  Govindghat & Joshimath to Rishikesh

  • After breakfast, start driving towards Rishikesh.
  • Upon arrival, check-in at a hotel and spend the rest of the day exploring the town and its attractions.
Things to Carry

1. Trekking Shoes

Valley Of Flowers requires sturdy trekking shoes, good grip, ankle support and can handle snow.

Good options by Decathlon waterproof shoes.

2. Backpack

For a trek like Valley Of Flowers, you need a 50-60 litre backpack. Make sure your backpack has good hip support, shoulder support and quick access pockets.

PEAK,Wildcraft, Decathlon and Adventure Worx usually make good backpacks. While Wildcraft has more expensive ones, the other two brands have budget-friendly backpacks to choose from. 

| Rental: The 50/60-litre backpack by PEAK is available for rent from the The Alpinist store. They are custom-made for our Himalayan treks

3. Clothes

-Base Layer: 3 Dry fit T-shirts

3 Insulation Layers in Monsoon

The Valley Of Flowers trek is primarily a monsoon trek. If you’re going any time between July and September, you will need at least 3 warm layers.

You will need 1 pair of inner thermals, 2 light fleece layers, 1  light sweater and 1  padded jacket. You need sweaters and fleece jackets that can fold into compact rolls.

For your outer layer, a padded jacket serves the purpose here. You don’t need a water-resistant material. But you need an outer padded jacket that keeps the wind and cold out. Ensure your padded jacket has a hood as well.

-Treking Pants

Two pair. choose quick-dry pants over cotton.

Mandatory Accessories, without these too you won’t be able to do the trek.

These accessories are mandatory. Don’t go to Valley Of Flowers without them. Trekkers generally put off purchasing / borrowing the accessories for the last minute. We suggest the opposite. Start gathering these accessories first. 

1. Sunglasses- UV protected

If you wear spectacles: You can make powerglassess  goggle which is available in The Alpinist store

 2. Suncap

3. Synthetic Hand Gloves

4. Woollen Cap or Balaclava

5. Socks (4 pairs)

Woollen socks.

6. Headlamp

7. Trekking Poles (a pair)

8. Rainwear Poncho

9. Rain cover for your backpack

10. Daypack (20-30 ltrs)

11. 1 Photograph and ID card

Other Mandatory Requirements

1. A toilet kit

  Toothbrush, toothpaste, small soap, toilet tissue roll, a small moisturiser, lip balm, and           a roll-on deodorant. You will not be able to have a bath on the trek, so don’t overload on soaps and shampoos.

2. Cutlery

Carry a lunch box, a mug and a spoon.

Two 1 litre bottles or a 2-litre hydration pack (one lt Thermass)

3. Plastic Covers

Carry 3-4 old plastic covers to keep your used clothes. You could use them even for wet clothes.

Personal Medicines