Valley of Flowers Trek

Valley of Flowers Trek Guide, Route, Ticket Cost, Entry Timings and Distance

Valley of Flowers Trek Charges

FromToTransportationDistanceTimeTicket Cost
JoshimathGovindghatBy Bus20 Km45 min 
GovindghatPulnaBy Sumo3.5 Km Rs.50/ person
PulnaGhanghariaBy Walk or By Mule12 Km By Mule: 600/ person
GovindghatGhanghariaBy Helicopter  One way Charge Rs.3200/ person


(Accommodation available)

Valley Of flowersBy Walk6 Km for Uphill and 6 Km for Downhill3 hours for Uphill


2 hours 30 mins for downhill


Entry Fees

Entrance fee for one person for 3 daysRs.150Rs.600
Entrance fee for one person For each additional dayRs.50Rs.250
Still Camera Charges for Professional and NonprofessionalFreeFree
Video Camera (Non-professional)FreeFree
Video Camera ProfessionalRs.500Rs.1500
Filming Charges for the


Feature Film per day

Rs. 1,00,000Rs.2,00,000
Filming Charges for the


Documentary Film per day

Security for Filming per dayRs.1,00,000Rs.2,00,000
Security For Documentary Film per dayRs.50,000Rs.1,00,000

Best Time to Visit: Jul, Aug and Sep months.

Opening Dates: 1st Jun – 4th Oct

Opening Timings: 7:00 am – 5:00 pm

Govindghat is at an Altitude of 1676 mt above the sea level and Ghangaria is at 3110 mt.

Potters are also available but charge Rs.800*4. As 4 persons required. Entry ticket is additional. ie. 800*4 + 150*4 = Rs.3800.

Instructions to be followed for the trek

  1. Please be there at the ticket counter by 6:30 am as counter opens at 7:00 am
  2. Plan to start by 2:00 pm from Valley for flowers so that you can reach by 5:00 pm
  3. One must Sign at the time of entry and exit to track the visitors.
  4. This place can be reached by walk from Ghangaria.
  5. Private stay is available at Ghangaria.

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