One of the most beautiful and of course colourful trekking point of Himalayas in Uttarakhand at the altitude of 3600 m is an absolute wow creativity of nature. Habourring thousands of blooming, colourful flowers with addicting aroma and indescribable charm this place is a UNESCO world heritage site. Apart from what phoolon ki ghati is popularly known for, the place has a lot more to offer.
The place offers untempered nature, a wide variety of fauna and most importantly some mesmerizing landscape. The beauty of a stream flowing to quench the valley from in between the high peaks, the glacius mountains and the lush valleys are all true, untouched gems of the place making it exceptionally beautiful and an epitome of nature at its best.
Here are the top reasons to visit the valley of flowers trek:
UNESCO world heritage site
The place is one of the UNESCO recognised world heritage sites of our country. The beauty of thousands of colourful flowers blooming in layers is an unmatched view. The charismatic panoramic view of the thousands of flowers like daisies, petunia, lilies, zinnia etc blossoming in nature amidst the beautiful lofty himalayan peaks. The ‘ “phoolon ki ghati” has been famous for harbouring numerous endangered species of flora and fauna and also some rare species of flowers that can only be found here.
The mixed fragnange of a variety of flowers keeps getting stronger and stronger as one climbs up to the top. This fragnange of thousands of wild flowers and the freshness of nature indulge with you throughout.
Paradise for photographers
The valley of flowers is a transit between the high mountain peaks and lush green land. The stream flowing in between nourishing and quenching the whole Valley e brings a new life and freshness to the greens of the valley and flowers. This whole captivating scenery gives a thousand of beautiful moments, scenes and perspective to a photographer to capture the valley and look at it in a unique way from behind the lens.
Also the valley is a home to various endangered and exclusive species of flora and fauna which can be an exciting subject for photographers to capture.
The eternal peace and soulfulness of Hemkund Sahib
The Sikh pilgrimage Hemkund Sahib is a 7 to 8 km steep trek trail from ghangaria which is the best camp of the valley of flowers. Though it is optional to visit the place, hardly anyone skips the opportunity to witness the tranquility of the place. A holy sport with mesmerizing scenic beauty e surrounded by the snow kya peaks of the Himalayas is no less than the feeling of Paradise. This place is indeed the best place to connect with your soul leaving behind all the worldly things.
This is one of the major reasons to do the trick one can enjoy both, the beauty of nature and the peace for the soul at once.
Easy to do
The valley of flowers Trek in Uttarakhand is an easy to do Trek taking you to some of the best scenic views and surreal landscapes. The accessibility of trek is very high with great connectivity, but this thing has nothing to do with the beauty you land in. It is as beautiful as the places, some of the extreme treks take you to or even more.
Connect to the nature
The place holds a tremendous capacity to connect one to nature’s serenity and tranquility. This place gives a chance to explore the untouched part of nature and hence the beauty of nature at its best. Location of the holy Hemkund Sahib Gurudwara is such an amazingly beautiful place that one forgets everything but the positivity of the soul stays and embards one with a whole new freshness.
Rich in flora and fauna
The rich flora and fauna is also one of the major attractions of the place. Anyone who has a keen interest in exploring wildlife, capturing it or the one who enjoys coming across new experiences must definitely visit the place once. The place is home to many many unique species of plants and flowers that are only found here. moreover the place also has a rich fauna index with the appearance of beautiful and rare birds.