Offbeat travel destinations in India

Valley of Flowers, Chamoli, Uttarakhand - A sprawling expanse of 87 square kilometers in the Chamoli District of Uttarakhand, the valley is set in the backdrop of Zanskar Ranges. Unspoiled by human invasions this imposing land lay iced up in the colder months, and burst into its majestic boom on the arrival of hotter months. Bounded by the magnificent mountain ranges and glittering glaciers, this place unfolds the charisma and charm of nature at its best.