From numerous restricted range bird species to highly threatened species of medicinal plants this high-altitude Himalayan valley isn’t just about stunning flowerscapes. Together with the rugged wilderness of the Nanda Devi, these two National Parks are inscribed as an UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Come monsoon, The Valley of Flowers is carpeted in the most beautiful of Himalayan flowers. Here in pictures is what the trek route and the valley look like, when in full bloom.
The season for this trek is July - August.