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Itinerary for the Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib Trek Tour
The Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib Trek Tour of Corners of Earth shall take you to some of the most beautiful places in Uttarakhand, India. During this trekking tour, you will be exploring the beautiful Valley of Flowers National Park. You will also go to the Gurudwara at Hemkund Sahib with majestic snow clad high altitude Himalayan Mountains at its backdrop. The views that you will get to see during the Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib Trek Tour will be the best ones of your life!
Join us for the Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib Trek Tour and we promise that you will not be disappointed!
Day 1: Arrival at Haridwar followed by sightseeing of Haridwar.
After you arrive at Haridwar, you will be taken to your hotel where you need to complete all the necessary hotel check-in formalities. Post hotel check-in and based on the availability of time, we will take you out on a city tour of the Haridwar city. During the evening time, we will visit the Har Ki Pauri Ghat where you will get to see the Ganga Aarti being performed by priests on the banks of holy Ganges. Overnight stay at Haridwar.
Day 2: Haridwar to Joshimath.
After breakfast and after completing hotel check-out at Haridwar, we will start our journey for Joshimath. Located at an altitude of 6,150 feet, Joshimath serves as the base point of many trekking expeditions. This small hill town is an important religious destination for the Hindus as Adi Shankaracharya, a renowned Hindu saint, visited this place and established a Math which houses the idols of Badrinarayan and Rajrajeshwari Devi. After reaching Joshimath, you will be dropped at your hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 3: Joshimath to Ghangaria via Govindghat.
On this day your Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib Trek shall actually start. Early in the morning, we will drive you to another small Himalayan town Govindghat. From Govindghat, you will have to hike up to Ghangharia. Ghangharia is a beautiful picturesque village located approximately at a distance of 13 km from Govindghat. Throughout the trek route, the views will be excellent. Overnight stay at Ghangharia.
Day 4: Ghangaria to Hemkund Sahib and back.
On this day of the tour, you will undertake the Hemkund Sahib Trek.
Early in the morning, we will leave from Ghangaria to Hemkund Sahib. During the 7 km trek route to Hemkund Sahib, you will have to go through steep hilly terrains. You can also take a pony service to avoid walking. The destination will be at an altitude of 15,197 feet above sea level. En route, we will be crossing a waterfall.
Hemkund Sahib is a religious site for the followers of Sikhism. The place has a Gurudwara, devoted to Guru Govind Singh Ji. Beside the Gurudwara, there is a sacred glacial lake. The Gurudwara along with the lakes and the mountains at its backdrop offers a breathtaking view to behold.
After spending some time in the Gurudwara, your downhill journey to Ghangaria shall start. Upon reaching Ghangaria, you will be transferred to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 5: Ghangaria to Valley of Flowers and back.
The Valley of Flowers Trek shall always remain one of your memorable journeys. Throughout the entire route, you will have great views of nature.
Early in the morning, your Valley of Flowers Trek shall start. During this tour, you will be exploring the beautiful Valley of Flowers National Park of Uttarakhand, India. The National Park has a wide diversity of Flora and Fauna. It is also home to many high altitude Himalayan animal species.
Throughout the trails of the Valley of Flowers National Park, you will see flowers of varied species and colours. The sight of the lush green hilly terrains full of flowers will refresh your mind and soul to a great extent.
After exploring the Valley of Flowers National Park, you will come down to Ghangaria for an overnight stay.
Day 6: Ghangaria to Joshimath via Badrinath and Govindghat.
The 6th day of the Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib Trek Tour of Corners of Earth shall take you to Badrinath. Early in the morning, you will be trekking down to Govindghat. From Govindghat, your journey towards Joshimath shall start on a car. On our way, we will stop at the Badrinath Temple for darshan. Overnight stay at Joshimath.
Day 7: Joshimath to Haridwar.
This will be the last day of your Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib Trek Tour with Corners of Earth. On this day, after breakfast, we will drive you to Haridwar and will drop you at your preferred location for your onward journey.
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