Joshimath is a town that is located in the state of Uttarakhand in the District of Chamoli. The place is highly revered by Hindus and it is an important pilgrimage centre in the country. Many devotees and travelers can be seen in the area during the pilgrim season because of the innumerable temples and religious sites. It also serves as a base for travelers who are interested in taking a trek to the higher regions. One can reach the Valley of Flowers by trekking from the town of Joshimath.