Mountain Walking

Valley of Flowers & Hemkund Sahib Trek 2018

Valley of Flower Campaign

Trek Dates: Tuesday 29th May 2018 to Sunday 3rd June 2018

The Mountain Walker in collaboration with Bohemian Adventures invites travel enthusiasts on a captivating trek to the Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib.

Since its discovery in 1931, the Valley of Flowers has enthralled trekkers and mountaineers alike with its unparalleled beauty. Home to some of the rarest species of flowers that are only found in this valley, the sights and fragrances leave one speechless.

Hemkund Sahib is one of the holiest Sikh pilgrimage sites located at a height of over 15000 feet. The high mountain peaks and the glacial lake around the Hemkund Sahib Gurudwara bring a sense of serene reverence.

To be a part of this trek, contact us at:

Email: sales@themountainwalker.com

Phone: +91-8446779977


Itinerary

Date

From

To

Altitude

Distance/Time

29 May 2018

Dehradun

Joshimath

1875 m

275 km/12 hrs (by car)

30 May 2018

Joshimath

Govind Ghat

1828 m

21 km/1 hr (by car)

Govind Ghat

Ghangaria

3048 m

13 km/6 hrs

31 May 2018

Ghangaria

Valley of Flowers

3900 m

3 km/1.5 hrs

Valley of Flowers

Ghangaria

3048 m

3 km/1.5 hrs

1 June 2018

Ghangaria

Hemkund Sahib

4632 m

6 km/4 hrs

Hemkund Sahib

Ghangaria

3048 m

6 km/3 hrs

2 June 2018

Ghangaria

Govind Ghat

1828 m

13 km/6 hrs

Govind Ghat

Joshimath

1875 m

21 km/1 hr (by car)

3 June 2018

Joshimath

Dehradun

275 km/12 hrs (by car)

 

Pricing Inclusions:

  1. Stay on twin sharing basis for 5 days from Joshimath to Joshimath (hotels in Joshimath and/or hotels and tents Govind Ghat, Ghangaria) as mentioned in the Itinerary.
  2. Vegetarian meals (breakfast, snacks pack/lunch and dinner) for 6 days from Dehradun to Dehradun as mentioned in the Itinerary.
  3. Land transport from Dehradun to Dehradun in SUV (Scorpio, Innova, Bolero, or similar vehicle).
  4. Experienced, rescue-trained, English speaking trekking leader and guides (1:3 guide client ratio).
  5. All National Park permits, camping fees and trekking fees.
  6. All porterage charges (porter fees, stay, meals, equipment, etc.). A maximum of 10 kg luggage is permissible per person.
  7. Medical First Aid in case of minor ailments.
  8. Personal Insurance.
  9. 5% GST.

Pricing Exclusions:

  1. Any and all personal expenses incurred outside of the items mentioned in the “Pricing Inclusions” section.
  2. Travel from/to city of origin to/from Dehradun.
  3. Meals during onward/return journey from/to city of origin to/from Dehradun.
  4. Excess stay in Dehradun or elsewhere before and/or after the trek starts/ends.
  5. Hiring of extra porters/ponies during the trek.
  6. Additional stay and meals due to bad weather.
  7. Contingency charges in case of delay due to weather/accident, illness of self or any other group member, act of God, or any situation which is out of control of the trek leader.
  8. Soft beverages, laundry charges, telephone expenses, souvenirs, collectibles bought during the course of the trip.
  9. Tips paid to any party during the course of the trip

Some important guidelines and good reads for the trek can be found under the Knowledge Centre menu.

 

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