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  • Trip introduction

    Take your squad and head to the Valley of Flowers for this special, women-only trek. It's suitable for fit first-timers, so don't worry if you've not been trekking before.

    Enjoy these perks on the trek:

    All transport from Haridwar and back included. All you have to do is get to Haridwar.

    Visit Hemkund Sahib, a sacred gurudwara that lies on the banks of an icy-cold mountain lake.

    All accommodation on twin-sharing basis with attached washrooms.

    One night in Joshimath in a clean, comfortable room with mountain views.

    Three nights in Ghangaria in lovely Swiss tents on the edge of the Valley of Flowers.

    The last night in Auli, in a charming mountain lodge perched on top of a cliff, with views of Nanda Devi Peak, Dronagiri, Kamet, and Mana Peak.

    Destination

    The Valley of Flowers is a gorgeous trek, with delightful wildflowers, misty cobbled paths to walk along, waterfalls and sparkling streams to admire, and the mighty mountains all around. You'll get to enjoy the fresh air and spend the day exploring the mountains. There is a limited season for the Valley of Flowers trek, so make sure you don't miss out on it.

    Destination highlights

    Sign up for a fun, women-only Valley of Flowers trek. | Get taken care of by a expert crew, from pick-up vehicle to personal porter | Visit the Valley of Flowers, one of the most beautiful spots in the Himalayas. | Visit the ice-cold lake and gurudwara of Hemkund Sahib. | Stop over for one night in Auli, for views of iconic peaks like Nanda Devi, Droniagiri, Kamet, and more.

    Activity Details

    5997

    15200

    5997

    48 kms

    28 hrs

    12 kms

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the Valley of Flowers trek: Haridwar to Joshimath

    You'll have to be waiting at Haridwar Railway Station at 06:30 hrs. You'll be picked up and wil begin the long drive to Joshimath. En route, you'll see Devprayag, the confluence of the Bhagirathi and Alaknanda rivers. It's a drive of about 290 kms and will take you almost all day. By evening, you'll get to Joshimath and check into a cosy hotel. You can explore Joshimath a bit before dinner. Overnight in hotel.

    Overnight in hotel in Joshimath

    You'll be picked up in Haridwar early in the morning and will be driven to Joshimath. You'll be stay in a top-rated hotel in deluxe rooms on twin-sharing basis, with attached washrooms and huge windows. Today’s package includes only dinner.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Haridwar

    Joshimath

    06:30 AM

    Food

    Dinner

    Veg | Egg
    Day 2 of the Valley of Flowers trek: Trek to Ghangaria
    Day 3 of the Valley of Flowers trek: Trek to the Valley of Flowers
    Day 4 of the Valley of Flowers trek: Trek to Hemkund Sahib
    Day 5 of the Valley of Flowers trek: Trek to Govindghat, drive to Auli
    Day 6 of the Valley of Flowers trek: Auli to Haridwar
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 0-10 days before the departure of the Valley of Flowers trek: No refund.

    For cancellations made 11-15 days before the departure of the Valley of Flowers trek: 50% of the amount will be refunded, minus any transaction charges.

    For cancellations made 15 days or more before the departure of the Valley of Flowers trek: 85% of the amount will be refunded, minus any transaction charges.

    If the Valley of Flowers trek itinerary has to be aborted/rescheduled for extreme weather/safety of the trekkers and crew, there will be no refunds.

    Rules on trip

    This trek is for women only, and will have at least one female guide to accompany you. However, do note that there will be male porters and crew members in the operator's team.

    Participants must adhere to the instructions of the trip leader/guide at all times during the Valley of Flowers trek.

    Consumption of alcoholic beverages/drugs during the Valley of Flowers trek is not permitted.

    Trekkers must not litter or disturb other trekkers, and must respect the sentiments of religious travellers and places.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The operator reserves the right to change the itinerary in case of bad weather, political unrest, or other issues that may affect the safety of trekkers.

    This Valley of Flowers trek does not include the cost of any changes or delays in the itinerary, and refunds will not be given for the same.

    All trekkers will have to sign an indemnity form before starting the Valley of Flowers trek.

    Any trek costs are exclusive of any kind of insurances or medical coverage/benefits.
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  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Transport from Haridwar-Haridwar in private Xylo, Innova or Tempo Traveller, as per itinerary

    • One night stay in Joshimath in a hotel in twin-sharing rooms with king-sized beds, attached washroom and geyser
    • Three nights in Ghangaria, in twin-sharing Swiss tent with king-sized beds, attached washroom
    • One night in Auli in mountain lodge, in twin-sharing rooms with king-sized beds, attached washroom
    • Personal porter from Govindghat to Ghangaria and back
    • All meals from dinner on Day 1 to breakfast on Day 6
    • Evening snacks on all trekking days
    • Qualified and experienced trek leaders (one female at least) with male crew of porters, cooks, etc
    • First aid treatment/facilities
    • Entry fee to Valley of Flowers
    • Any trekking equipment required
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Stay and food at Haridwar

    • Meals during transit
    • Hot water charges in Ghangaria: INR approx. 50-70 per bucket
    • Any cost other than those in inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Raincoat/waterproof jacket
    • Fleece innerwear
    • Trekking shoes
    • Sunglasses
    • Cap
    • Quick-dry t-shirts
    • Trekking pants or leggings
    • Light jacket (woollen)
    • Floaters or sandals for after trekking
    • Four pairs of socks
    • One heavy jacket
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery, watches or electronic items
    • Hard suitcases or strolley bags

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Private Xylo, Innova or Tempo Traveller shared by trekkers
    • Any trekking equipment required

    You need to get

    • Backpack (min 55 liters) with rain cover
    • Day pack for a water bottle, camera, snacks, raincoat/jacket
    • Personal medicines if required
    • Light towel
    • Lip balm
    • Cold cream and sun screen (SPF 40+)
    • Insect repellent
    • Water bottle 1 lt.
    • Energy bars, chocolate bars, dry fruit, etc (optional but recommended)

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.