Himalayas in Devbhoomi

Himalayas in Devbhoomi

Devbhoomi Uttarakhand is the state which has the Himalayan Range of India containing some of the highest peak of this amazing mountain range. The hills make this land different from all other places worldwide. Devbhoomi consists of some of the highest peaks of this mountain range a part of which is often known as the Garhwal Himalayas. These peaks offer trekking grounds and a lot of opportunities to the nature lovers and adventure seekers.

The Himalayas of Devbhoomi cover a vast area of many cities and villages of the state, covering the regions of the two main tribes of the area Garhwal and Kumaon. The Garhwal Himalayas covers the regions of Chamoli, Uttarkashi and Rudraprayag and in the Kumaon region the regions of Pithoragarh and Bageshwar are covered. The picturesque view of these ranges, the lush green forests, the diverse wildlife, some of the rarest and beautiful flowers, the fresh water streams and rivers and a delightful surrounding in the abode of nature are all that together constitute these ranges in this Northern state of India.

Travellers, trekkers, mountaineers and shutterbugs from all over the world travel to Devbhoomi to capture and store memories of this mesmerising piece of land. Some of the main regions travelled in Himalayas of this region are:

Auli: One of the best travelling destinations of Devbhoomi, this hill station is one of the best Skiing Resorts in the country. This little town comes under the area of Garhwal Himalayas.

Auli Ice Skiing

Image: Auli Ice Skiing

Chopta: Part of the Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary this is a small region that is a part of the Himalays. The place has beautiful meadows and is a delight for nature lovers.


Image: Chopta

Neelkantha Peak: One of the most famous peaks of the Garhwal Himalays this peak is also known as the “Queen of Garhwal”. The route provides one of the best trekking trials to the Himalayas.

Chandrashila: This is another famous trekking trial of the region providing one of the best panoramic and picturesque views of the Himalayas. This destination is one of the most famous tourist places of Devbhoomi.

Valley of flowers: This mountain range is one of the most popular Himalyan ranges of Devbhoomi. The whole mountain is covered by flowers and this is a part of the Nanda Devi summit which constitutes of the highest mountain peak in India which is the Nanda Devi peak.

Valley of Flowers

Valley of Flowers

Trisuli: It constitutes of one of the highest peaks of the Himalayas in India. This mountain range is located in the Pithoragarh district of Kumaon region.

There are a lot of other places in the mountain ranges of Devbhoomi that constitute parts of the great Himalayas. Although the highest peak of this huge mountain range is located in Nepal but this Northern state of India covers a large part of it providing the people all the pleasures of nature with modern amenities.