Garhwal Himalayas, India, the world's uppermost mountain range, has some of the most stunning lakes, glaciers, forests and wildlife. The high mountain peaks green valleys, alpine forests and gushing rivers have inspired lots of a poet and artists. The Garhwal hills are a veritable paradise for trekkers. Nature is in her element here, and the trekking trails are renowned for the great beauty of their views, stunningly different at almost every turn. There are some superb trekking opportunities in the vicinity of important pilgrimage sites such as Badrinath, Yamunotri, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Hemkund close to the Valley of Flowers.
Though Garhwal Himalayas is a treat throughout the year except the rainy season, it is advisable to plan any India trekking trip to this region during April to November. Trekking in the Garhwal Himalaya is best between the months of May and October.