May 17, 2024
Valley of Flowers

Photography Treks in Uttarakhand


It is hard to find any other region with photography opportunities than Incredible India. Various regions in India like Uttarakhand, Ladakh and Himachal Pradesh have vibrant colours and picturesque views. The magnificent land, azure sky, beautiful rivers, ancient monasteries, exotic flora and fauna provide you with the best scenic views. Trekking will definitely let you fulfill your photography passion and explore the natural beauty of these trails.

Here are some of the treks that burst with immense photography opportunities…

Valley of Flowers Trek

The trek is perched at an altitude of 3500 meters. The Valley of Flowers blossoms during the summer season and stays drenched with snow during the winter months. You will witness thousands of different species of flora which will look like nature has laid down a carpet of colourful flowers on Earth. The Valley of Flowers covers a stretch of approximately 87 square km. The place allows you to click amazing pictures and cherish them forever. The popularity of the trek can be gauged from the fact that it is listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The Valley of Flowers National Park near the valley safeguards exotic flora and fauna. A trek of about 15 kms will take you to the park. The best time to go on this trek is between mid July and mid August.

Drama Valley trek

The Drama Valley trek is one of the best and easiest treks for having a good trekking experience as well as to click wonderful pictures. The trail presents you with a bewitching location for photography with cascading waterfalls, lush forests, blue streams, meadows and colourful flora. The Drama Valley trail provides a picture perfect setting to the photography lover in the form of coniferous forests, seasonal glaciers, verdant fields and tranquil hamlets.

Milam Glacier Trek

The Milam Glacier is one of the well known biggest glaciers of Kumaon from where the Ganga river emanates. If you are looking forward to capturing some breathtaking pictures, you will have to reach Munsiyari from where the trail of the trek actually begins. Munsiyari is located in Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand region. As you reach the banks of river Gori Ganga, you will stroll through dense forests of bamboo and chestnut. You will witness a mesmerizing view of the Nanda Devi and Hardeol peaks that gives peace to a tired soul. You can go on the trail anytime between May and September to witness the beauty of the trail.

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Dzongri Goecha La Trek

This is another beautiful trek that showcases the beauty of Sikkim. The trail starts from Yuksom, the former capital of Sikkim where the trekkers can start clicking amazing photographs of the dense forests with pine and magnolia trees. You can also capture some stunning images of Mt. Kanchenjunga at the Goecha La pass. You can frame it and enhance the beauty of the walls of your house. The unique landscape along the trail is simply extraordinary. 

Auden Col Trek 

The Auden Col trek is nestled at an altitude of 5450 metres and is one of the challenging treks. The views that the photography fanatics get after completing the trek is rewarding. The trekkers get to see the alluring creations of Mother Nature. The trail joins two ridges and two glaciers together that provides splendid views. As you go along the trail, you will pass through pictures of perfect Pine and Birch forests and meadows. The splendid view of the snow fed Himalayan mountains makes the difficulty of the trek worth it. 

What are you waiting for? Choose any of the above mentioned treks and get ready for some picture perfect views. 

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