(9000 Ft Above Sea Level)

Uttarakhand | India
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Ghangharia is categorised as Remote Himalayas

Trek to Valley of Flowers (Nivalink Trip Dated - 1 September 2011)
Valley of Flowers (Nivalink Trip Dated - 1 September 2011)
Enroute Valley of Flowers (Nivalink Trip Dated - 1 September 2011)
Valley of Flowers (Nivalink Trip Dated - 1 September 2011)
Hemkund Sahib (Nivalink Trip Dated - 1 September 2011)
Hemkund Sahib on a misty afternoon (Nivalink Trip Dated - 1 September 2011)

Reasons to Visit
  • Ghangharia (10000+ ft asl) lies at the foothills of the Valley of Flowers trek and from here Hemkunt Sahib, Sikh Pilgrimage (16000 ft asl) can be approached.
  • Ghangharia is as remote as it can get offering pristine beauty and totally cut off experience.
Know It
  • Ghangharia operates 4 months a year (June - Sept) and rest of the year its covered fully with snow.
  • Major Sikh Pilgrimage Destinations in India"Hemkund Sahib near Valley of Flowers exGhangharia marks the place where Guru Gobind Singh, the 10th and the last Guru unified with God after prolonged meditation. The shrine is encircled by seven snow clad peaks and their associated glaciers. This area is accessible during June - Sept period"
Access Information
  • Ghangharia does not have any major Airport or Railway Station nearby. Therefore its possible it is a remote destination and is required to visit as a part of an itinerary.
  • Nearest destination to Ghangharia is Joshimath (33 kms)

Ghangharia has 0 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

1 verified holiday itineraries are listed for Ghangharia

Holiday (7 or more)1

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List of Holidays for Ghangharia


  • Valley of Flowers with Himalayan Eco Lodges (5 Nights)

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Destination Ideas

  • Hemkunt Sahib Pilgrimage
  • Valley of Flowers Trek

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Hemkunt Sahib or Hemkund Sahib is a Sikh pilgrimage destination at 15200 ft asl surrounded by a glacial lake and seven mountain peaks It is accessible only by foot from Gobindghat / Ghangharia off the Rishikesh-Badrinath highway.
    Gurdwara, Adventure
    Major Gurdwara, Trekking
    Valley of Flowers Trek is one of the popular trekking routes ex-Joshimath. The trek is a 4 day trip where guests travel to Gobindghat, Ghangharia and have an option to visit Hemkund Sahib, a Sikh pilgrimge destination.

Destinations within reach from Ghangharia

  • Auli ( 48 Km )

    Auli is a Ski resort, one of the highest in the word located at about 50 km from Badrinath and more

  • Pipalkoti ( 66 Km )

    Pipalkoti is 30 kms short of Joshimath on the Rishikesh - Badrinath road and serves as a stopover more

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Getting There

Ghangharia does not have any major Airport or Railway Station nearby.

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Ghangharia is not connected with with any of the Major cities. It is possible that it is a remote destination and only visited as part of an itinerary.

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