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Valley of Flowers

Located at a distance of 140 kilometers north of Gangtok, Yumthang Valley is situated. The valley is spread over 3564 meters. The Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary offers you to witness over 24 spaces of the Rhododendron flowers. The century offers you incredible sightseeing in May, the flowers start blooming from late February till June. 


Lachen is a beautiful must-visit town which is situated at a height of 2750 meters in North Sikkim. The town offers breathtaking views of the surroundings.


Another visiting site in Yumthang Valley is Yumthang Chu, the crystal clear water of the river and the sweet sounds of the surroundings soothe one's mind. This is the perfect place if you want to take a break from the busy world and offer yourself some quality time. 


Of course, you will not forget to enjoy the food of Yumthang Valley. Offers a variety of food especially the Himalayan cuisine like rice and momos. You will be offered various types of mouth-watering momos. 


Because of cold weather throughout the year and many government restrictions for tourists you will rarely find any proper hotels in Yumthang valley. Though there are some permanent forest rest houses in the valley that offer you to stay overnight you have to grant permission. Some of the resorts are Yarlam Resort located near army camp, Lachung, here you can find the accommodation facilities from INR 6,500. 


The Apple Valley Inn located in Faka, Lachung, surrounded by apple orchards offers proper accommodation facilities as well as beautiful scenarios.  All the popular attractions of Yumthang Valley are easily accessible from the hotel. You can get the rooms from INR 5,000 and above. 


Yumthang Valley welcomes summer from March to June. The average temperature during these months ranges between 14 degrees Celsius to 20 degrees Celsius. 


Yumthang Valley witnessed monsoons from June to September. The average temperature during monsoon in Yumthang Valley ranges from 4 degrees Celsius to 18 degrees Celsius. 


Yumthang Valley welcomes autumn from October to November. The average temperature during autumn in Yumthang Valley varies is between 7 degrees Celsius to 15 degrees Celsius. 


Yumthang Valley welcomes winter from December to February. The average temperature during winters in Yumthang Valley goes down below - 17 degrees Celsius with the highest at 8 degrees Celsius. 


One can connect by air from any place in India to Yumthang valley through Gangtok airport which is the nearest airport to Lachung. 

One can also plan for a Rail journey. Lachung Railway station is the nearest station to Yumthang Valley. 

From Gangtok, tourists love to plan the rest of the journey via Road. The route trip from Gangtok to Yumthang valley makes the journey very exciting and memorable.


Before planning your trip to Yumthang Valley make sure to decide the best time which is of course between late February to June. it is advised to carry enough cash because of very less ATMs in Yumthang. Make sure to arrange a properly protected area permit. You can also take help from the tour operators for arranging the permit. 


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