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Yumthang Valley

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Beautiful Himalayan Valley in Sikkim

Yumthang Valley is 26 km from Lachung. There is a mountain stream flowing through it. The waters... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ambalavattom
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Valley of Flowers

Also called as, Valley of Flowers, with a river, hot springs, yaks and grazing pasture on rolling... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Himani C
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New Delhi, India
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the river” (59 reviews)
“full bloom” (27 reviews)
“zero point” (153 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Lachung, India
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Reviewed 5 days 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

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Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week ago 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 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Specially in June, nothing much to do. Travelled all the way for 3 hours with kids. Didnt find anything useful. It's waste of money and time.

1  Thank bharti d
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Yumthang, valley is very nice place. Valley is so picturesque and flowing river. Descending clouds added to the beauty!!!!

Thank RITESH G
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

It's a very beautiful place, but one should postponed the plan if they have young kids, I think children of 6 years or more will enjoy more. My 4 year old son was actually refused to come out of car due to loud voice of...More

1  Thank Kunal S
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SharmilaPahwa
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
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Disha D
8 July 2017|
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Response from mamma50 | Reviewed this property |
Make Lachung your base for 2 days. Yumthang is definitely worth visiting and its natural beauty will mesmerise you. You should be able to enjoy the snow to the maximum. You can hire warm clothes, gloves and gum boots for... More
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anthonyselvinm
21 June 2017|
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Response from RITESH G | Reviewed this property |
not in October.... u will get in December
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