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Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary

#20 of 62 things to do in Gangtok Features Animals
Lachung | In Lachung Valley, Gangtok, India
+91 89060 65323
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switzerland for sure..

come here in spring and u will never want to go back to your home, no matter where u may be from... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gayden C
Beautiful sceneric view

The road was not too good but the best things was that it was a long drive with beautiful natures... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
sandeep k
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“full bloom” (6 reviews)
“zero point” (12 reviews)
LOCATION
Lachung | In Lachung Valley, Gangtok, India
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+91 89060 65323
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Reviewed 2 days ago

come here in spring and u will never want to go back to your home, no matter where u may be from.. this is the garden of eden for sure..

Thank Gayden C
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

The road was not too good but the best things was that it was a long drive with beautiful natures along side the road. Some wild flowers, small waterfalls, beautiful charming birds, and some other natural flora made our journey more comfortable.

Thank sandeep k
Reviewed 4 June 2017

You can drive by this place on the way to Zero Point. The roads through this sanctuary are very bad so be prepared to be shaken to the bones! Sadly there are no name boards so unless you are an expert on flowers you will...More

Thank Vinitha21
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We went there in last week of april journey through rhododendron valley while snow falling is a lucky experience. Try once.

Thank shiulyms
Reviewed 14 May 2017

I had a 3 day trip up to north Sikkim and this was definitely a highlight. It was such a spectacular landscape which changed every part of the day. You go through rocky areas which look like the moon, then through all the rhododendrons which...More

Thank Helena C
Reviewed 13 May 2017

On the way to Yumthank valley on from Lachung, it is an approximately 5 KM stretch of forest covered with rhododendrons. Some areas have been destroyed due to a recent landslide but it is still very pretty when the flowers are in bloom.

Thank Swastikagrawal
Reviewed 13 May 2017

if you are unable to visit valley of flowers in uttarakhand then you should try this one. its actually the way to reach yumthang valley. the two sides of the road is covered with rhododenron flowers of amazing colors.

Thank SouroviThakur
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Splendid alpine flora and fauna to experience. Every direction was a picture perfect frame. Well taken care of .

Thank Madhavi K
Reviewed 4 May 2017

A special collection of 30+ species of rhododendrons. Other flowering plants, birds, animals are seen if you stay away from the crowds. Zero point is not necessary unless you have perfect weather.

Thank Kciff
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Visit this place if you have interest in plants and plant conservation.The walk in the jungle is enjoyable,and the green house shows a variety of plants.

Thank shaanveer
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