Valley of Flowers National Park is an Indian national park, located in North Chamoli, in the state of Uttarakhand and is known for its meadows of endemic alpine flowers and the variety of flora. This richly diverse area is also home to rare and endangered animals, including the Asiatic black bear, snow leopard, musk deer, brown bear, red fox, and blue sheep. Birds found in the park include Himalayan monal pheasant and other high altitude birds. At 3352 to 3658 meters above sea level, the gentle landscape of the Valley of Flowers National Park complements the rugged mountain wilderness of Nanda Devi National Park to the east. Together, they encompass a unique transition zone between the mountain ranges of the Zanskar and Great Himalaya.
Day 1 Kuala Lumpur - Delhi (MOB)
Upon arrival to New Delhi International Airport, meet and greet by our Star Travel representative and transfer to hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2 Delhi – Haridwar (Distance 220 km, estimated 5 hrs) (B/L/D)
After breakfast, drive towards Haridwar. Upon arrival check in at hotel. Afternoon guided tour to Mansadevi Temple, Shiva Temple, and in the evening visit Har-ki-Pauri (the footstep of God) - one of the most sacred ghats for Hindus in India. Transfer back to hotel.
Day 3 Rishikesh – Auli (Distance 270 km, estimated 6-8 hrs) (B/L/D)
After breakfast, drive to Joshimath. Upon arrival check-in to hotel followed by dinner. Overnight stay in Joshimath/Auli.
Day 4 Joshimath – Govindghat (Distance 22 km, estimated 1 hrs) (Trek 14 km to Ghangharia) (B/L/D)
After breakfast, transfer from Joshimath to Govindghat the base point to start trekking towards Ghangharia. (Closes village for Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib) is a beautiful trek route with magnificent views and river accompanying you throughout. Lunch along the trekking route. In the late afternoon, arrive at Ghangharia on the banks of Laxman Ganga. Check-in to hotel. Dinner and overnight in Ghangria.
Day 5 Ghangharia - Valley of Flowers – Ghangharia (Trek 3 – 6 km) (B/L/D)
After breakfast, start our full guided trek to Valley of Flowers. The first part of the trek is through thick forest along Pushpavati River. Later continue trekking in the open meadows. Observe several varieties of rare flowers including Blue Poppy, Potentilla, Geranium and many more. Packed lunch, hot beverages as well as assorted refreshments will be provided. Transfer back to hotel.
Note: Valley of Flowers opens at 7.00 am every day and last entry is allowed 2.00 pm. Guest should start early in the morning to spend more time is the Medow. You should reach the gate to exit before 5.00 pm.
Day 6 Ghangharia - Hemkund Sahib – Ghangharia (Trek 5 - 8 km) (B/L/D)
Morning Yoga and Meditation session. After breakfast, fully escorted trek to Hemkund - internationally acclaimed, as one of the finest high latitude lakes in Uttarakhand Himalayas. It is also a place of worship for Sikhs and Hindus. It’s an uphill trek to reach Hemkund and experience crystal clear lake and astonishing views of surrounding peaks, also proceed to visit Hemkund’s Sahib Gurudwara and Lakshman Temple on the banks of the lake. Return to Ghangharia. Overnight at hotel.
Day 7 Ghangharia – Govindghat (Trek 14 Km) – Joshimath / Auli (Distance 22 km, estimated 44 mins) (B/L/D)
After breakfast, trek back from Ghagharia to Govindghat and drive towards Joshimath. On arrival transfer to hotel, free and easy. Overnight in Joshimath / Auli.
Day 8 Joshimath – Rishikesh (Distance 255 km, estimated 9 hrs) (B/L/D)
After breakfast, transfer to Riskhesh. Check-in to Hotel. Evening visit to witness Aarti at Ganges ghats. Overnight at hotel.
Day 9 Rishikesh – Delhi (Distance 224 km, estimated 5 hrs) - Departure (B/L/D)
After breakfast, drive to Delhi. On arrival have lunch at local restaurant and then have short city tour of Delhi include Lotus Temple, India Gate, President House, and Parliament house. In the evening have dinner at local restaurant and then transfer airport for flight back home.
Ground Tour cost valid till 31 March 2022
COST PER PERSON IN MYR:
- 08 Nights hotel accommodation in respective hotel on Twin/ Triple sharing with daily breakfast
- Meals as per the itinerary
- A/C transportation for all transfers & sightseeing as per itinerary.
- English speaking tour guide
- Entrance fees for Valley of Flower, Monument & Museum
- Wild protection fee.
- Pony for carry luggage till Ghangria.
- All applicable Taxes.
- Return International flight ticket
- Tipping for guide and driver
- India Visa Fees: MYR 210 - Multiple entry with 1 year validity
- Tour guide during the tours
- Travel Insurance: MYR 60 (Applicable only for Malaysian passport holder)
- Chopper to Ghangria & back
- Personal expenses like drinks, telephone, laundry bills
- Tips and porter charges
- Any additional expenses incurred due to any flight delay or cancellation, weather conditions, political closures, technical faults etc
- Any other services not specified above
- Price valid till 31 March 2022
- 15 Nov – 20 Dec 2021 – Peak + 10%
- 21 Dec 2021 – 05 Jan 2022 & CNY 2022 – Super Peak + 15%
- Rate and itinerary subject to change without prior notice