Himalayan snow leopard is one of the major attractions of Nanda Devi National Park amidst the valley of flowers and mountain ranges. Other animals found here are the endangered Asiatic black bear, blue sheep, and brown bear.
It is also popular for its medicinal plants and herbs. Nanda Devi Peak, which is one of the highest peaks of the world can be seen very closely from this National Park. Along with Valley of Flowers, Nanda Devi National Park has been declared as World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1988.