Imagine yourself in a magical valley strewn with zillions of wildflowers swinging and swaying along a gorgeous riverside. Yumthang Valley welcomes you with breathtaking views of azure blue skies, snowcapped mountains, yaks grazing on meadows, fluttering prayers flags, natural hot springs and tall alpine forests. Yumthang Valley in North Sikkim is often called the Switzerland of India, owing to its pristine natural beauty. It is one of the best offbeat travel destinations in India.
Yumthang Valley is also called as the "Valley of Flowers" as the valley transforms into a paradise of flowers during the blooming season from March to May. You can feel and touch rare species of Rhododendron flowers at the Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary located in this region. These flowers can be seen in a variety of shades like red, blue, pink, white, purple and yellow.
Our 4 days Yumthang Valley tour is a thoughtfully organized journey starting with a pickup from NJP Railway Station/Bagdogra Airport. Drive to Northeast team assures you the best transport services, safe food options and all necessary permits required for the tour. The first halt will be in the charming capital city of Gangtok. Spend the evening at your leisure to explore the city landmarks. On the next day, we will drive along the scenic route from Gangtok to reach a village called Lachung. By staying in this rustic village dotted with fruit orchards, gurgling streams and ancient monasteries, you will get a glimpse of the unique lifestyle and culture of the natives. Meet Buddhist monks and listen to their sacred chants for a soulful experience. On the third day, you will be visiting Yumthang Valley which is about 24 kms from Lachung. The valley is also famous for natural hot springs which have medicinal properties. You can even enjoy a quick dip in the hot springs for a heavenly experience. Call it a day with a bowl of hot Maggi or a plate of steaming momos. On the third day, you will be back in Gangtok with sweet memories of a relaxed holiday.
So, switch on the vacation mode with your family or friends! Book this tour to Yumthang Valley, the best holiday destination in North-East India.
PICK UP FROM NJP RAILWAY STATION / BAGDOGRA AIRPORT (IXB) - GANGTOKWe start a scenic drive from meeting point towards Gangtok (Approx 123 km / 4 h 35 min). Check in at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel in Gangtok.
GANGTOK - LACHUNGEarly morning after breakfast drive to Lachung from Gangtok which is (116 km / 5 hours). It is located at an elevation of 2,700 metres. On the way visit Tashi view point, Seven Sister Waterfall and Singhik View Point. Overnight at the hotel in Lachung.
LACHUNG - YUMTHANG - GANGTOKAfter early breakfast drive to Yumthang Valley (11,800 ft. / 24 km / 2 hours) popularly know as valley of flower. Back to Lachung and departure for Gangtok. Overnight at the hotel in Gangtok.
GANGTOK - NJP RAILWAY STATION / (IXB) BAGDOGRA AIRPORTLast day of the tour, after early breakfast depart to NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) for your onwards connection / journey.
- Minimum Pax: 2
- Any cost arising due to political unrest and natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, etc (to be borne by the client, which is directly payable on the spot).
- Any increase in taxes or fuel price, leading to increase in cost on surface transportation & land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure.
- The car provided for the trip will be on point to point as per itinerary and it cannot be used under disposal.
- Guest travelling in a group should travel with minimum baggage only. Kindly do not exceed baggage allowance of 15 kgs per person. If in case guest travelling in a group has exceeded the baggage policy then they need to hire additional vehicle if in case the cab driver denies for extra luggage. The charges for additional vehicle need to be paid by customer locally. The restriction of baggage policy is due to hilly area and safety of the passengers.