the Valley of flowers is the holy
lake Hemkund- an important pilgrimage
of the Sikhs and Hindus.
its shores is the sacred Sikh shrine where Guru Gobind singh, the
tenth Guru unified with god after Prolonged meditation in his previous
Nearby is the Lakshman Temple where Lakshman - the brother of Lord
Rama performed his penance. The reflection of surrounding snow-
clad peaks in its placid waters offers a scenic sight.
is the World`s highest shrine, situated at an altitude of 4329 mts,
and is on the bank of a glacier lake surrounded by several towering
pinnacles of snow, reflected in its clear water.
Trek Route from Ghangaria, a steeper one, leads to the high altitude
is believed that Guru Govind Singh, the tenth Guru of the Sikh
faith had mediated on the bank of this lake.
is a Sikh Gurudwara & a Laxman Temple on the bank of the lake.
A small stream called Him Ganga flows out of the lake.