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Yumthang Valley Tour Packages

Yumthang is popularly known as the 'Sikkim's Valley of Flowers' as in the months of April and May the valley gets filled with beautiful flowers like Rhododendrons, Primulae, Alpine and more. It also happens to be situated at "the tree-line", the altitude above which there are no trees. During the Yumthang tour packages, you can stroll through this charming expanse of greenery dotted with wonderful wildflowers and watch the river flowing through the valley.

This scenic hill town is a paradise for nature lovers and peace seekers. Home to Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary, Yumthang is a perfect tourist destination for bird watching and spotting various rhododendron species. The summer season is the best time to visit Yumthang as the climatic conditions remain comfortable for sightseeing and outdoor activities. However, the region receives heavy snowfall in the winter season, owing to which the roads get blocked. It is easily accessible from the major cities and towns of the country by different modes of transport. You can easily reach there to enjoy your Lachen trip.

Yumthang is flanked by the Teesta River, which enhances the charm of this beautiful town. During the Yumthang tour, you can indulge in skiing as well along with hiking and nature walks. Hot springs of Yumthang are also popular among tourists, which you can add to the trip itinerary. Yumthang holiday packages are customizable and you can modify them according to your requirements. These packages are equipped with comfortable stays, swift transfers, and guided sightseeing tours. Contact our travel experts for more information and to book a tour with us!.


List of Yumthang Holiday Packages

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Sikkim Darjeeling Tour

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Gangtok - Lachung – Yumthang – Gangtok - Darjeeling

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7 Days Sikkim with Darjeeling Luxury Tour

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Gangtok - Pelling - Darjeeling

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Faqs on Yumthang Tour

Q: Where Yumthang is located?

Ans: Yumthang is situated at a height of 11,800 feet in Himalayan Mountain at approx. 150 Kms from Gangtok of Sikkim State. It is a paradise for nature lovers with a fascinating blend of flora and fauna and breathtaking scenic beauty.

Q: Why Yumthang is called a Valley of Flowers of Sikkim?

Ans: Yumthang is located at the end of the tree line which makes the flora of the region unique. It has not only Trees and Rhododendrons but all numerous low growing Himalayan flowering shrubs. The Valley is full of a dense bed of Rhododendrons and various flowers for miles and miles which bloom from April to May end.

Q: How far is Yumthang from Lachung?

Ans: Yumthang is approx 23 Kms far from Lachung?

Q: Why Yumthang is famous?

Ans: Yumthang is famous for Rhododendron flowers & Hot Spring.

Q: When Rhododendron flowers do bloom?

Ans: April to May Rhododendron flowers bloom in Yumthang Valley.

Q: How can we reach Yumthang Valley?

Ans: You can drive to Yumthang Valley from Lachung which is at approx. 23 Kms and shall take one and half hour journey. Lachung is further connected to Gangtok which is at 5 Hours drive.

Q: Can we go Yumthang from Gangtok directly?

Ans: Indian Holiday does not recommend to drive to Yumthang from Gangtok directly which takes approx. 8 Hrs drive in hills.

Q: What is the best time for skiing in Yumthang?

Ans: February is the best time for skiing.

Q: What is Zero Point?

Ans: Zero Point (Yumesamdong) is situated at the elevation of 15,300 ft. and 25 Kms from Yumthang. This place is often called "Zero Point" because there is no motorable road after this place and the visitors are not permitted to go beyond this point due to its proximity to the Chinese border.

Q: Everybody can visit Zero Point?

Ans: The oxygen level is very less in Zero point. So people with breathing problems, Asthma, Heart disease should avoid to visit Zero point.

Q: How far is Mount katao from Lachung?

Ans: Mount Katao is 28 Kms from Lachung at an altitude of 15,000 feet. One has to get permit from army to visit this region.

Q: Where we can stay at Yumthang?

Ans: You will get an Accommodation at Lachung only which is at One and half an hour drive from Yumthang. Some of the recommended Hotels are Yarlum Resort, Snow Lion Mountain Resort, Le Coxy Hotel.

Q: How many days do you recommend for Yumthang Visit?

Ans: Since you can not drive to Yumthang directly therefore including your stay of Gangtok and Lachung, minimum number of nights will be required 3-4.

Q: Can we visit Yumthang with Lachen and Gangtok?

Ans: Yes, you can visit Yumthang with Lachen and Gangtok. With India Holiday you can customize a tour and design the itinerary as per your requirement.