Tucked away in the lap of the Himalayas, Sikkim is a nature lover’s paradise as it is filled with lush forests, pristine lakes, gurgling rivers, thick rhododendrons, hot sulphur springs, vast meadows and picturesque valleys. Seek solace amongst the snowy peaks of Mount Kanchendzonga and the charming beauty of the Teesta River in Sikkim.
Lachung is one of the most natural and scenic wonders in Sikkim that is a must visit on any trip here. This pretty village is located on the Lachung River and is a serene, beautiful spot which retains its traditional and natural beauty.
Quite like Lachung is the picturesque Yumthang Valley where you will get to see hot sulphur springs and thick rhododendron forests. You can explore about 24 species of Rhododendrons here that give it the name ‘Valley of Flowers’. Explore the meadows here and sit by and enjoy the peaceful solitude of the River Teesta that make it a nature lover’s haven.
Other natural spots that you must explore on a tour here include the colorful Chopta Valley, Lachen : the land filled with lofty mountains, the rich biodiverse Chungthang, the wonderfully cascading Seven Sisters Waterfalls, the picturesque hamlet of Thangu, the pristine and gorgeous Gurudongmar Lake and much more!