Type of Tour : Trek
Duration : 5 Nights 6 Days
Starts From : August 16, 2019 | Friday | Haridwar
Ends At : August 21, 2019 | Wednesday | Haridwar
Day 1 | August 16, 2019 | Haridwar - Joshimath (6,150 ft) : Pick up from any pre-fixed point at Haridwar and transfer to Joshimath (256 km/ 10 hours). On our way we will pass through Rishikesh, Devprayag, Srinagar, Rudraprayag and Karnaprayag. On arrival check into hotel and overnight stay at Joshimath.
Day 2 | August 17, 2019 | Joshimath - Govindghat (6,300 ft) - Poolna (7,200 ft) Ghangaria (9,600 ft) : Start early morning for Govindghat (20 km / 1 hour). From here Poolna is only 4 km drive. On arrival at Poolna trek to Ghangaria (9 km), the base of your Valley of Flowers trek. It is a gradual ascent and it will take around 5-6 hours to reach your destination. Overnight stay at Ghangaria.
Day 3 | August 18, 2019 | Ghangaria - Valley of Flowers (11,500 ft) - Ghangaria : Start early in the morning after breakfast to visit Valley Of Flowers (approx. 3.5 km each way). The Valley of Flowers is a national park and a UNESCO world heritage site and home to hundreds of flowers and medicinal plant species like the Brahmakamal, Blue poppy, Cobra lily etc. Some of the species are endemic to this area. Back to Ghangharia and overnight stay.
Day 4 | August 19, 2019 | Ghangaria - Hemkund Sahib (14,107 ft) - Ghangaria : Today you will visit the Gurudwara at Hemkund Sahib (6 km approx.each way), a religious site where Guru Gobind Singh is said to have meditated. Trail is on steeper side but its rewarding for its amazing view of Himalayas. Back to Ghangaria and overnight stay.
Day 5 | August 20, 2019 | Ghangaria - Govindghat - Badrinath - Joshimath : Trek to Poolna (4 hours) and then drive to Badrinath. After visiting Badrinath temple, transfer to Joshimath. Overnight stay at Joshimath.
Day 6 | August 21, 2019 | Joshimath-Haridwar : Start early in the morning and transfer to Haridwar railway station.
Cost Per Person : Rs. 16,900 + 5% GST
Cost Includes :
- Haridwar > Joshimath > Poolna and Poolna > Badrinath > Joshimath > Haridwar transfers by NAC car .
- Accommodation at Joshimath and Ghangharia on Double Occupancy Basis.
- Meals during the tour from Dinner of Day 1 to breakfast of Day 6 (all the lunch will be packed).
- Permit and entry fees for Valley of flowers trek.
- Expert Trek Leader from Wandervogel Adventures
Cost Excludes :
- Meals / Beverages other than mentioned in inclusions.
- Bottled water, tips, camera entry fees, any kind of beverages and any expenses of personal nature.
- Sleeping bag or any other personal camping equipment.
- Porter to carry personal belongings of the trekkers.
- GST @ 5%, applicable on total package cost.
- Extra expenses / Expenses due to change in itinerary by guest, or due to natural calamity, road block, political unrest, delay of flight or train and any other unforeseen emergency situation.
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions.