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Over hyped

Beautiful place. It is really breath taking moment. Since we visited in August there was no... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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A great treat the eyes-- but a disappointment in our visit

Situated at about 25 km from Lachung , and at an altitude of about 12000 ft, Yumthang valley... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sivakumar V
Bengaluru, India
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Lachung, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful place. It is really breath taking moment. Since we visited in August there was no tea/coffee/momos stall in operation. It becomes operational during season from mid September till June. It was chilling cold.

Thank Meenajsr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Situated at about 25 km from Lachung , and at an altitude of about 12000 ft, Yumthang valley ( valley of flowers) was our most anticipated stop. we reached this place around 9 AM. But to our dismay, we could not see and enjoy the...More

Thank Sivakumar V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful valley in the lap of huge mountains. Best time to travel is April. You can see both blooming Rhododendron flowers as well as snow. It is in Lachung. You can travel both Lachung & Lachen in same trip.

1  Thank Deepjyoti D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yumthang Valley is 26 km from Lachung. There is a mountain stream flowing through it. The waters are clear and clean and flow down from glaciers. The stream is a tributary of Teesta River. Snow-clad mountains surround the valley which is at an altitude of...More

Thank Ambalavattom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Also called as, Valley of Flowers, with a river, hot springs, yaks and grazing pasture on rolling meadows surrounded by the Himalayan mountains! It took 2 hours to reach there from Lachung. Of all the time I spent in Sikkim, that half hour sitting near...More

Thank Himani C
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

While going to Zero Point, Yumthang valley located near about 3000 meter above se level. It's simply plain of river which surrounded by hills and clouds. The view is fantastic. Lots of shops you found before Yumthang valley in which you got some tea, momos,...More

Thank Rajeev P
Reviewed 3 July 2017

The tour through the Yamthang Valley is so scenic that you tend to forget the zig zag route. All you do is to stick you neck to admire every bit of the valley, the snow clad mountains, the clouds, the depth of the valley and...More

Thank mamma50
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We set for Yumthang Valley at around 6:30 am in the morning from our Hotel.It takes about an hour drive.But the most beautiful part is the journey from Lachung to to Yumthang Valley. Enroute is the Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary which is home to around 24...More

Thank NishitSadual
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

This is a mid point of the way to zero point. You can enjoy here for an hour . There is a river in the valley. This place is a scenic beauty of nature. Road is very bad. If you want to go zero point...More

Thank raviairan
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Valley of flowers as it is popularly known, Blossoms the worth of the name in May.June is the train.Grown n aligned in perfect symmetry all by its own, it is the glimpse of the mystical garden of Heaven. Its the gala greeting at the end...More

Thank tirthabhatt08
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15 August 2017|
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Response from Sandip O | Reviewed this property |
weather is unpredictable. can not see beauty of yumthang valley at this time.I think best time to cover all things is between last week February to First week April.
Birinchi S
3 August 2017|
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Response from sarojbhuvan | Reviewed this property |
Gangtok & around 2 days - Monasterys, para gliding (if you like), gangtok local, etc you can look at Gangtok-tsomgo lake- baba mandir- Nathula in 1 day, if you are keen to explore this region you can look at silk route as... More
11 July 2017|
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Response from Swastikagrawal | Reviewed this property |
You will need to leave from the hotel at Lachung at about 5 AM. You will cross the Rhodendron valley, then Yaumthang and then zero point and back to hotel by noon. Then have a quick lunch at Lachung and leave for Gangtok to... More