Amazing Things to Do in Sikkim: Yumthang Valley 1....
This renowned valley in North Sikkim lies 140 km north of Gangtok. Situated at a height of 11800 ft with a nearby vicinity of Tibet, Yumthang is a remarkable spot where the tree line ends. Rhododendron and primula bloom covering the entire zone in a dreamlike shade. It additionally offers perspective of a dazzling cluster of crests with Pauhunri and Shundu Tsenpa. Various hot springs are scattered in the valley giving an unforeseen opportunity to feel the water's glow even in solidifying temperature. Rich in sulpfur, these springs are accepted to have supernatural healing power. There is no settlement accessible at the valley. Guests stay at Lachung from where the valley is about an hour's drive. In recent couple of years, several hotels and resorts have come up in Lachung. Facilities are perfect, however can't be contrasted with other more upmarket destinations. There is no government limitation on movement of sightseers in North Sikkim as the range boarders Chinese Tibet.