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Yumthang Valley

North Sikkim, Lachung, India
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Ranked #2 of 3 Attractions in Lachung
Type: Valleys, Outdoors
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Hyderabad, India
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

Its a beautiful wide valley amid snow capped himalyas.. A grazing land for yaks .. With a river flowing thru it n in april d entire valley was filled with lil purple flowers.. Very beautiful.

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Tezpur, India
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Another alluring place added to my travel dairy, SIKKIM, i wish i was a scholar in language to explain this place. I wonder how almighty has designed this place so beautifully.Mother Nature has power to cure anything and everything, and this place is blessed in abundance with it's enchanting power

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Mumbai
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54 reviews 54 reviews
22 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We stopped at Yumthang on our way back from Zero Point. It was around noon & not very cold as the wind was gentle! It is an amazing valley where you have snow capped mountains, valleys and the beautiful Teesta river. Rent a pair of gum-boots for 50bucks & spend hours just watching snow capped mountains or listening to the... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Yumthang valley is such a place from where u wouldn't want to leave. It's scenic beauty compels you to stay there for ever. The small shops provide such lovely n simple snacks like Maggie, omlet, momos n tea -coffee. Our driver Mr. Chong was an expert driver, very helpful, kind and cooperative. We were lucky to have him with us... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Hi Friends, would like to share few important points which I paid attention pre and during my journey. 1. We went to Lalchung in the third week of September (rains were normal so was the temperature). We were two couples with one infant (my daughter). Before start of the tour and also a day before Lalchung, I was not sure... More

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Navi Mumbai, India
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Beautiful place known as valley of flowers please visit during summers if you like to see all the flowers

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Bangalore, India
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

It is an amazing valley where you have snow capped mountains, pine tree valley and beautiful Teesta river bank where one can play with icy waters of teesta. You can spend hours just watching snow capped mountains, valley, or listening to the sounds of teesta flow and playing with it.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

valley is barren in Sept./Oct . Even the mountains around the valley are barren in May/June so if want to see the valley in full glory visit only in May/June where around 24 species of Rhododendrons flowers grow naturally along with many varities of Himalayan regions flowers.If you go in October straight go to Zero Point instead and while returning... More

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Jaipur, India
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Natural, serene and calm...If you are a camera buff your camera would not stop clicking...Carry woolens its cold at 11600Ft

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Noida, India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

So if you stay in lachung you have two majot attraction one is yumthang valley and second is zero point , since we have been to manali we opted to stay at yumhang valley for a longer period and trust it was a nice deciosion , its a perfect beauty river coming from mountain , a quiet place and you... More

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