Hemkund Sahib and Valley of Flower tour
Duration: 9 Days
Itinerary At Glance:
This is quite popular tour package of Uttarakhand because it offer two very famous tourist attractions of Uttarakhand - Hemkund sahib tour and Valley of Flower trekking tour, This Valley of Flower tour package is perfectly suited for all age group travellers. Starting and ending point id Delhi on this tour which can be customised as per your requirements. Hemkund Sahib is one for the major sacred shrines of Sikhism in India surrounded by seven snow covered peaks and it's name is derived from the glacial lake Hemkund, situated just next to the Gurudwara whose Hemkund means the ‘Lake of Snow’. This is a very sacred pilgrimage site for Sikhs and this star-shaped temple is dedicated to the 10th Guru of Sikh, Guru Gobind Singh ji. Another destination valley of flower which is famous amongst youngsters for this scenic beauty, The Valley of Flowers region is truly blessed with rich flora and fauna, The valley of flowers is the National Park of India since 1982 and now a UNESCO world heritage site.
Itinerary at Glance:-
Day 01:- Arrive Delhi and tour the Sacred Gurdwaras of Delhi
On arrival at Delhi airport and railway station, meet and greet our friendly representative and transfer to your pre-booked hotel in Delhi in a comfortable air-conditioned car. After relaxing for few hours, Post lunch, go for half-day Delhi Gurudwara Tour starts with visiting sacred BangIa Sahib Gurudwara tour which is a important Sikh temple situated in heart of Delhi and it is known for its association with 8th Sikh Guru, Guru Har Krishan, it is major sightseeing point on delhi sightseeing tour, its is famous for its huge Langar or Free food kitchen in Delhi which feed thousands of people everyday for free. Next stop is Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib ji which is historical gurudwara situated in Chandni chowk, Old Delhi and constructed in 1783 by respected Baghel Singh Dhaliwal in the great memory of martyrdom of 9th Sikh Guru, Guru Tegh Bahadur who was beheaded on order of Mughal King Aurangzeb for refusing to convert to Islam. Last stop on today's tour is Gurudwara Sri Rakab Ganj Sahib which is an iconic Gurudwara built in 1783 by great fighter Baghel Singh Dhaliwal once Sikh military captured Delhi and he was a Sikh Military leader. Post tour of main gurudwaras of Delhi or Delhi Gurudwara Tour, return back to Delhi, overnight in Delhi.
Day 02:- Delhi to Rishikesh (by road 230kms/6-7hrs) and Rishikesh local sighseeing tour
This morning post delicious breakfast at hotel, Check out and drive to next famous destination on Hemkund and Valley of flowers tour package, Rishikesh which hold very special place in India as per Hindu religion. Rishikesh is an important spiritual town situated on the bank of Ganges and is surrounded by a huge Shivalik range of the Himalayas on three sides. Rishikesh is the city famous as a center for studying yoga and meditation also called the Yoga capital of the world. On arrival check in Hotel. Post check in go for places to visit in Rishikesh starts with Temples and Gahts, Visit two famous hanging bridges Laxman Jhulla and Ram Jhulla, Parmarth Niketan Ashram, Triveni Ghat, and Shivananda Ashram, Also visit . Evening participate in the famous Ganga aarti. Overnight in Rishikesh.
Day 03:- Rishikesh to Joshimath (290kms/10hrs)
After yummy breakfast at hotel go for Gurudwara darshan in Rishikesh and later drive to Joshimath in Chamoli District, situated at 6150 feet and Joshimath acts as gateway for many Uttarakhand tour package or several unforgettable Himalayan mountain climbing expeditions tours in Uttarakhand, Such as Tungnath trek, Hemkund tour, Valley of Flower from Uttarkashi, Badrinath Spiritual tour, Auli tours. If time permits you can visit the famous pilgrimage site Badrinath temple which is a very important and sacred pilgrimage site for Vaishnavite in India. On arrival check-in to the hotel and overnight stay in Joshimath.
Day 04:- Joshimath to Ghangaria via Govindghat
Today post health breakfast at hotel in Joshimath, Check out and drive to Govindghat which is situated at 1hr drive from Joshimath, near the junction or meeting point of roaring Laxman Ganga and Alaknanda rivers known Vishnu Prayag. Post Lunch, go for 14kms trek filled with a lot of wonderful landscapes to reach Ghangaria village which acts as the base camp for Hemkund Sahib pilgrims and Valley of flower tourists. On arrival check-in to the guest house and rest of the free to explore the surrounding of this beautiful village, Overnight at Ghangaria.
Day 05:- Ghangaria - Hemkund Sahib - Ghangaria
This morning after tempting breakfast at guest house, Trek another 6kms to reach Holy Hemkund Sahib Gurudwara, It is the highest altitude Gurudwara of the Sikh religion, located at an altitude of 4329m above the sea level, This star shaped is dedicated to 10th Guru of Sikh, Guru Gobind Singh ji and it is believed that respected Guru Govind ji uses to mediate here in his previous life, This holy shrine name is derived from the glacial lake Hemkund, situated just next to the Gurudwara whose Hemkund means the ‘Lake of Snow’. Post Hemkund Sahib trek tour packages or Hemkund sahib Tour Packages or best tour package to Hemkund Sahib, trek back to Gangaria guest house for night stay.
Day 06:- Ghangaria to Valley of Flowers to Ghangaria (4kms/ 1-2hr trek each side)
After tasty home cooked breakfast at guest house in Ghangaria, Get ready for next exciting Uttarakhand trekking tour package trek for another 4kms from Ghangaria to reach Valley of Flowers. Your favorite destination The Valley of Flowers region is truly blessed with incredibly rich flora and fauna, The valley of flowers is preserved as the National Park of India since 1982 and now a UNESCO world heritage site in India, It home to several rare and endangered animals due to its richly diverse area, famous animal found here are the Asiatic black bear, musk deer, snow leopard, brown bear, red fox and many more, Famous birds found in the park here are Himalayan Blue Poppy, Himalayan monal pheasant, Brahm Kamal and many more, Valley of flower is situated in 2nd core zone of Nanda Devi National Park, Uttarakhand. Post valley of flowers trek tour, valley of flowers national park tour, Trek to Valley of Flowers tour, valley of flowers tour package, Tour packages for valley of flowers, Trek back to Ghangaria guest house for Night stay.
Day 07:- Ghangaria to Joshimath via Govindghat
Post mouthwatering breakfast at camp in Ghangaria, Check out and it's time to say goodbye to Ghangaria village with so many wonderful memories of both Holy Hemkund sahib tour and valley of flowers national park tour, Trek back to Govindghat and on arrival at Govindghat transfer to your pre-booked hotel in Joshimath. Rest of the day free for Exploring Joshimath town, Overnight at Joshimath.
Day 08:- Joshimath to Haridwar and Haridwar sightseeing tour (300km/8hrs )
After mouth watering breakfast checkout from the hotel and drive to other famous spiritual town of Haridwar, it is an ancient and holy city of India, People from all across India comes here for taking holy dip in river Ganges. Post Check in at Hotel go for places to visit in Haridwar tour starts with Daksh Prajapati Temple, Parad (Mercury) Shivling in Kankhal Region, Anandmai Ashram, Mansa Devi and Chandi Devi (both by ropeway, own expense), Famous Bharat Mata Mandir, etc . By evening visit Har Ki Pauri to participate in the holy Ganges Aarti. Later back to your Hotel for night stay. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 09:- Haridwar to Delhi Drop (220km/6hrs)
Today after breakfast, checkout from the hotel and you will be transferred back to Delhi for dropping at Delhi airport/railway station for your onward journey. Return home with sweet memories of Hemkund sahib and Valley of flower tour package. Thank you...!
- Accomodation on Single/Double/ Twin sharing as per booking
- Comprehensive Package for 08 Nights/ 09 Days
- Welcome drink (non alcoholic) on arrival.
- Meal Plan Will Be On MAPI (Room + Breakfast + Dinner ).
- All transfer in By Air Conditioned Private car. (ac will not work on hills)
- All sightseeing As Per The Itinerary
- Airport Pick -up & Drop
- All Parkings,Toll
- Inter State Taxes
- Driver Allowance
- All Hotel Taxes
- 500ml packaged water daily per person
- Package cost as per 02 person travelling together
- Website costing as per standard hotels, email us for upgraded hotels packages
For Solo Traveler Paid extra USD400 Extra
Rate will be change during summer and New Year times in hill stations
- Meals Not Mentioned In The Itinerary
- Entry Fees To Monuments And Palaces.
- Anything Not Mentioned In The Inclusions.
- Porterage At Hotels And Airports, Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Liquors, Wine, Etc.
- All Items Of Personal Nature.
- Any Cost Arising Due To Natural Calamities Like Landslides, Roadblocks, Etc.
- Any Increase In Taxes Or Fuel Leading To An Increase In Surface Transport.
- Mandatory X- Mas / New Year Eve Supplementary Charges , That Should Be Paid By The Guest Directly To The Hotels Concerned..
Hotel will be same or Similar Category hotel depends on availability
**All tours are organised and managed by government authorised travel agency and guides. Ghum India Ghum is registered with Government of Delhi(India) under act 1932 no. 9 and Also registered under Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India & Tourism Department of India.