Yumthang Valley is a beautiful valley situated in north Sikkim. It is rightfully called a valley of flowers. Yumthang Valley is extremely picturesque, with green slopes covered with trees, yaks grazing in the flower-spangled grassy plains below, and a river flowing right through the valley. The serene and tranquil air of the Valley cannot be described in words. A single visit there can leave the visitor in an enchanted state for weeks.
Located at 3,500 metres, from sea level. 66 KM from Residence.
Temperature ranges between a chilling -4°C to -13°C.
Zero point lies in the area of Yumthang, Sikkim. The place personifies the beauty of nature and share a close approximate distance with the Indo Chinese border. The place is grazed by nomadic shepherds and one can see such beauty of it. The point is said to be the last point where road ends and harsh mountain starts stretching a longer distance. The snow-capped mountain beautifies the place even more with its enamor. The place remains and is covered by snow at all season of the a year.
Located at 2000 ft, above sea level. 73 KM from Residence.
Temperature ranges between a chilling -4°C to -15°C.
Mt. Katao is amongst the most spectacular sights you can imagine in the state. However, one has to avail permits from the army to enter the area where this majestic peak is located. This surreal mountain offers the onlookers a splendid view. This destination is also a perfect place for adventure lovers as sports like skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing and stone grinding can be enjoyed here during the winter season.
Located at 15,000 ft. 144 KM from Residence.
Temperature ranges between a chilling -4°C to -18°C..
It's one of the most famous hairpinned road in the world. There are sheer drops virtually along the entire route and enough hairpins to make a whirling dervish dizzy. From the Thambi view point the view of Zigzag road is amazing. So many loops look like someone draws on a hill. I think one of the most beautiful attraction of Sikkim. You can also get very close view of Kanchenjunga.
Located at 10,000 ft. Near Zuluk or Dzuluk
Temperature is around -3°C to -9°C.
Located in the Western parts of Sikkim, Yuksom is the origin of several enthralling treks into the Himalayas or the magical Kanchenjunga. The once a capital of Sikkim, this hamlet is more known for its pristine beauty and rustic appeal. Also known as the ‘Meeting place of Three Lamas’, this Sikkimese village has recently started gaining tourism attention.
Western parts of Sikkim 110 KM from Residence.
Temperature is around 0°C to 15°C.
If you are an ardent fan of the captivating Himalayan Range, Pelling is the destination for you! It is from this Sikkimese town, one can have the best views of the Himalayas and the Kanchenjunga Peak, and can experience the best of their Sikkim holidays. Located at a height of 7,200ft above the sea, this scenic town is bestowed with several waterfalls, breath-taking views.View Details
Located at a height of 7,200ft above the sea. 115 KM from Residence.
Temperature is around -5°C to 14°C.
Lachen is a quaint village located amidst the magnificent Himalayas in North Sikkim and is the gateway to some of the most popular tourist hotspots in Sikkim. It surely is a haven for nature lovers, peace seekers, shopaholics, and adrenaline junkies and serves as the unofficial base camp for trekking for starters. And its close proximity to the Kanchenjunga National Park and the Rhododendron Sanctuary is a cherry on the cake. View Details
location at height of 2,750 metres, above the sea. 110 KM from Residence.
Temperature is around -5°C to 15°C.
Tourists come to Lachen mainly to visit the famous & picturesque high altitude Gurudongmar Lake. There is no proper tourist accommodation beyond Lachen. So almost all tourists visiting Gurudongmar Lake stay at Lachen overnight before proceeding to the lake next morning. And along with the lake, a typical tour also combines a visit to Chopta Valley, a beautiful valley located in-between Lachen and Gurudongmar which gets covered with flowers in spring and with snow during winter.
location at height of 17,800 ft, above the sea.
Temperature ranges between -8°C to -22°C.
Kala Patthar, meaning 'black rock'. Kala patthar is upward of Gurudongmar Lake and very few people go there but the views are amazing and better than Gurudongmar.
location at height of 16,942 ft, above the sea.
Temperature is around -8°C to -22°C
Lachung has multiple reasons to make you fall in love with it! While its location at an enthralling height of 8,610ft makes it a popular snow-destination in Sikkim, its untouched and surreal beauty makes it one of the scenic as well as charming tourist places in Sikkim. View Details
location at height of 8,610ft above the sea. 100 KM from Residence.
Temperature is around -7°C to 11°C.
Nestled amidst the Maenam and Tendong Hills, Ravangla is among the best places to visit in Sikkim; especially in the southern part of the state. A scenic town between Gangtok and Pelling, this hill-town also hosts some of the most popular treks in Sikkim.
location at height of 8,000ft above the sea.
Temperature is around 10°C.
Sikkim has numerous hot springs, but the Reshi Hot Spring is the most famous one due to its strategic location and the religious significance that it holds. These hot water springs or Cha-chu present in Reshi are winter spas from the ancient period where pilgrims along with visitors spend a week or more soaking themselves in the springs which are believed to contain medicinal properties.
located about 25 kms from Gyalshing, near Reshi. 60 KM from Residence.
Temperature is around 50°C.
Tinkitam is a small town in South Sikkim, India. The local area contains rare species of orchids and Paphiopedilum Faireanum and other orchids of the Cypripedioideae genus, also called "lady's slipper". Most orchids near this village are terrestrial, blooming in October and November.
located about 45 minutes from the district headquarters Namchi. 79 KM from Residence.
Temperature is around 10°C.