Valley of Flowers | Photo Gallery

The above flowers are very common species found in the Valley of Flowers.  Their common name is Balsam (Dog Flower). The pink colours of these flowers decorate the whole valley in pink hue. These are another common species found in large numbers in the Valley of Flowers. Their English Name is Himalayan Cinquefoil and the Botanical name […]

Valley of Flowers | The Wonderland

By    October 30th 2015    9 Comments  Posted in India, Trekking, Uttarakhand, Valley of Flowers

Truly it would have been impossible for us, to take a step without crushing a flower, had there been no stone paves deep into the Valley of Flowers. We walked deep into the valley; saw many flowers of different colours, pink, blue, red, white, yellow and many others. Every single flower, though tiny, is so […]

The Road To Valley of Flowers

No human soul lives around the valley though it is not soulless completely! The valley remained unknown to the world until 1931, when arrived there like Alice in Wonderland, six British Mountaineers, who lost their way while returning from a successful expedition to Mt Kamet. Numerous wild flowers cover the Valley in monsoon and create a […]

Potato Flower!

By    October 10th 2015    1 Comment  Posted in My Photoblog, Nature & Landscape

While returning from the Valley of Flowers, actually from the base camp Ghangaria to Govindghat, I clicked this flower and then asked to my guide, which flower is this? Laughing loudly he replied, “Sir aap ne Aloo ka bhi nahi choda!” (Sir, you have not let go even the flowers of potato). Yes, it is the flower […]

Sunflower

By    October 9th 2015    No Comments  Posted in My Photoblog, Nature & Landscape

All that I knew was Sunflower is the most vibrant and strong flower admired everywhere by everybody for its beauty. Sunflower seeds are rich in oil and we get oil by crushing the seeds of it. After visiting Valley of Flowers, when I was studying the botanical name of flowers, I came to know that […]