The Valley of Flowers often referred to as “Phoolon ki Ghati” or “Phool ki Ghati” is a literal heaven on Earth. It is one of the best places to visit in Uttarakhand. To reach the Valley of Flowers, you must complete a 5-day trek. Along with trekking, visit the infamous pilgrimage of “Sri Hemkund Sahib Gurudwara” and explore the last village of Ghangaria trek. On your trek to Valley of Flowers, witness an exotic variety of flowers, and indulge in bird watching. To make your whole experience comfortable, you must travel in comfortable weather. Know the best time and peak season to visit the Valley of Flowers. This article provides a detailed guide on the best time to visit the Valley of Flowers, its weather during different seasons, and temperatures in July, August & September.
July to October is the best time to visit the Valley of Flowers. The Valley of Flowers temperature ranges from -5°C to 20°C throughout the year. July to Mid-August is the ideal time to visit, as the Valley of Flowers is in full bloom, and you get to see exotic varieties of flowers and the Valley is enchanted with the fragrance of flowers.
March to June is the summer season in the Valley of Flowers. The weather is very pleasant and tolerable during this time. The temperature stays around 25°C this season, perfect for outdoor activities here at Valley of Flowers. Blooming Golden Lilies and lady slipper Orchid are the highlights of this season.
The Monsoon Season in the Valley of the Flowers is from late July to September. The temperature ranges from a minimum of 20°C to a maximum of 26°C at this time. The Valley is filled with vibrant coloured flowers making the scenery stunning.
July is considered the best month to explore the Valley of flowers. The Valley is magically beautiful this month. A huge variety of stunning and vibrant coloured flowers are seen here in the month, such as Epilobium.
Beautiful and colourful butterflies and various stunning flowers highlight the Valley of Flowers in August. The valley blooms at its peak in August. The spectacular landscape views are worth trekking the Valley of flowers trail and reaching the Valley.
By the end of September, the Valley of Flowers have received the first showers of the season. This is the perfect time for trekking and exploring this beautiful Phul ki Ghati. The lush and vibrant meadows are a sight to watch this month.
In winter, visiting Valley of Flowers National Park is not allowed as the flowers shed and are covered with snow.