HEMKUND SAHIB YATRA (4000 M)

Package Description

While on an expedition to Mt. Kamet , Frank S. Smith an English mountaineer & explorer discovered the valley of flowers. The valley is an enchanting sight with an impressive array of over 300 varieties of wild Himalayan flowers. The snow-capped peaks including Nilgiri Parbat (6474 m) stand in bold relief against the skyline. The Legend is that Hanuman collected 'Sanjeevani' herb from this valley to revive Lakshman. Other attraction of the trek is a day excursion to Hemkund Sahib - A sacred Sikh shrine is situated on the foot of the Hemkund Lake (4320 mt) and Badrinath - one of the four Hindu Pilgrimage (Dham) in the Himalayas.

Duration 06 NIGHTS & 07 DAYS
Maximum Altitude 4000mt.
Trek Grade Moderate
Activities Trekking, Photography, Bird watching & to know about Flowering
Best Time June - September

Day 1: Haridwar / Rishikesh - Joshimath (1,890 m) Drive - 250 Kms
Morning meet at Railway station or Bus station at Haridwar / Rishikesh and drive for to reach Joshimath which is the winter abode of Lord Badrinath. Lunch enroute. Evening arrive Joshimath and check into the Hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 2: Joshimath - Ghangria Trek - 4/5 Hrs
Morning after Breakfast drive to reach Govindghat. Start trekking to reach Ghangaria the base camp for The Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib. Dinner and overnight stay in Hotel at Ghangaria.

Day 3: Ghangria - Valley of flower - Ghangaria Round Trek - 12 Kms
DProceed for excursion to Valley of Flowers. The whole valley is dotted with variety of exotic Himalayan flowers and other flora. In the afternoon return back to camp at Ghangaria.

Day 4: Ghangria - Hemkund Sahib - Ghangaria Round Trek - 9 Kms
Morning after early Breakfast, start trekking to reach Hemkund Sahib, one of the Holiest pilgrimage for the Sikhs. Snow covered peaks and mountains makes the back-drop for `The Hemkund Lake'.Return to Ghangaria for overnight stay in Hotel.

Day 5: Ghangaria - Govind Ghat (14kms) - Badrinath (22kms drive)
After breakfast trek down to Govind Ghat and start driving to Badrinath. On arrival check in the hotel and later visit to Mana village. You can visit Bhim Pull, Byas Gufa, Ganesh Temple and Mana Village. Later drive back to Badrinath. Evening free to visit temple by own. Overnight at hotel.

Day 6: Badrinath - Rudraprayag Drive - 150 Kms
Early morning you cane visit the Badrinath Temple for performing Pooja and Darshan. Later by 2nd gate at 8am we will depart for Rudrprayag. Lunch at Peepalkoti. Upon arrival check into the hotel for overnight stay. If time will permit, we will visit confluence of Alaknanda & Mandakani river and Koteshwar Mahadev.

Day 7: Rudraprayag - Rishikesh / Haridwar Drive - 160 Kms
Morning after breakfast, start drive for railway station or bus station at Rishikesh / Haridwar.

INR 20600/- PER PERSON FOR A GROUP OF 8 PAX; INR 22900/- PER PERSON FOR A GROUP OF 4 PAX; INR 26800/- PER PERSON FOR A GROUP OF 2 PAX

Package Includes:

  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis.

  • Transportation to and from Haridwar.

  • Breakfast in the hotel except in Ghangaria.

  • All presently applicable taxes.


Prices does Not Include:

  • Any kind of insurance cover

  • Items of personal nature like drinks, laundry, telephone calls, tips, camera fees etc

  • Car at disposal or any sightseeing on leisure days unless specified above

  • Early check in or a late checkout room (s) at any hotel (s) unless specified above

  • Liability for change in itinerary due to reasons beyond our control like change in flight and train schedule;

  • cancellation of flights/trains/hotels for any political disturbances, natural phenomenon, etc

  • Expenses of personal nature like personal gratuities, telephone charges, laundry, spa activities, drinks etc.

  • Tips to driver, guide, hotel staff & representative.

  • Any porterage at hotel (for baggage on arrival and departure from the hotel).

  • Camera/video camera fee at monuments

  • Any other item not specifically mentioned above as 'INCLUDED'

General Conditions:

  • The prices are on Per Person basis,

  • All prices are subject to any revision of tax and tariff structure

  • Rates valid in 2015 only.


Cancellation policy:

Cancellations must be notified in writing on the name of Shikhar Travels India And same is mailed at tours@shikhar.com. Cancellation fees are applied to the following timetable:

Cancellation made prior to 91 days or more, 10% of the money deposited as advance or Rs. 4000/- p. p whichever is higher.

  • 61 - 90 days: 25% of the total invoice

  • 31 - 60 days: 50% of the total invoice

  • 07  -30 days: 75% of the total invoice

  • 01 - 06 days: full retention and will be treated as no show client

In certain cases the cancellation policy (including conditions applicable on the advance deposit made/required for holding the reservation) may differ & would be applicable as per the cancellation policy of that hotel / Service provider. This will be charged over & in addition to the cancellation policy.


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