The magic of nature hidden in the valleys and mountain ranges is exciting to explore. Each ecosystem has its own beauty which should be experienced.
Among various biodiversities, flower valleys in India are unique and mesmerizing. A valley full of colourful flowers is most amazing to see.
These top valley of flowers in India must be in your bucket list, as they demonstrate the secret magic of nature.
Let us take a tour to the top flower valleys in India!
Valley of Flowers National Park
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The 'Valley of Flowers' in Uttarakhand is popular for its beautiful meadows covered with colourful flowers.
It is a National Park which is a home for many animals: musk deer, snow leopard, blue sheep, red fox, brown bear, etc.
Valley of Flower National Park along with Nanda Devi National Park forms a unique ecological zone between Zanskar Valley and the Great Himalayas.
It is most enticing to see this World Heritage Site!
Best Time To Visit The Valley Of Flowers
The valley is covered in snow for most time of the year and is open for visitors only between June and October. The best time to visit, however, is July to August, when the valley is in full bloom and bustling with numerous wildflowers.
Photo Courtesy: Amitra Kar
Yumthang Valley in Sikkim is one of the 'Valley of Flowers' in India.
The valley has around 24 species of rhododendrons (state flower).
It is a Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary which is one of the must-visit destinations in Sikkim tourism.
Best Time To Visit Yumthang Valley
Spring is the best time to visit the Yumthang Valley. During the months of February until mid-June, the Rhododendron forests of Yumthang Valley are laden with the bright-coloured flowers. It is a sight to behold.
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Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden in Srinagar is considered as the largest Tulip garden in Asia.
It is spread over the foothills of Zabarwan Range overlooking the Dal Lake.
Tulip Garden was created by Ghulam Nabi Azad to promote floriculture and tourism in Kashmir.
Best Time To Visit Tulip Garden
The best time to visit the Tulip Garden in Srinagar would be the short-lived springtime. Check the dates with the state tourism department for that particular year, usually, the Tulip festival happens sometime between March and April.
Photo Courtesy: Sumit Magdum
Kaas Plateau is located in the Sahyadri ranges in Maharashtra.
It is one of the beautiful flower valleys in India. Wildflowers which bloom during August - September changes the plateau into a scenic beauty.
Kaas Plateau is also a popular tourist place in Maharashtra which has been declared a Biodiversity World Heritage Site.
Best Time To Visit Kaas Plateau
The best time to visit and enjoy the flowery views of the Kaas Plateau is the post-monsoon months of September and October. So do check the weather forecast, and plan the trip when the rains in the region stop.
Photo courtesy: Mongyamba
Dzukou Valley in Manipur is famous for its natural beauty.
The valley is a home the rare variety of flowers called Dzukou Lily and is found only in this valley.
Best Time To Visit Dzukou Valley
The stunning Dzukou Valley is at its best during the months of June to September, it is the time when the numerous, colourful wildflowers are dotting the already incredible landscape of the Dzukou Valley with countless hues.