One thing that there will be unanimity about in the world is that among all the places that are termed as the ‘most beautiful’, the Indian state of Sikkim will find a mention every time. Nestled in the Himalayas, this tiny state has an abundance of natural beauty stemming from natural formations as well as the bountiful flora and fauna that it has been blessed with. Sikkim is divided into four districts, East Sikkim, North Sikkim, West Sikkim and South Sikkim. While the whole state is worth witnessing, the district of North Sikkim undoubtedly has the best things to offer. To that effect, discussed below are the places that you should ensure are part of the North Sikkim tour package that you choose.
Know the Best Places in North Sikkim that you Should Visit
- Yumthang Valley
If you are a nature-lover and look for peace and tranquillity when you are in the lap of nature, Yumthang Valley is the place for you. The plethora of flowers that this place has to offer, coupled with some species of fauna that you will find only in and around North Sikkim are sure to leave you spellbound when you come to this place. It is located at a height of around 1,180 feet above sea level. It is going to be quite a travesty of justice if you happened to go to North Sikkim and then return without having witnessed Yumthang Valley.
Lachung is a town in North Sikkim that has really come into its own in the last two decades, attracting numerous tourists who have come to hear of the beauty of this place. You should be ready to be awestricken when you come to Lachung, with the mountains, waterfalls and orchards all waiting to be seen by you. The peacefulness that you get to experience in Lachung can be difficult for most other places to match. The best thing about this town is that despite the increased footfall from tourists over the years, Lachung has managed to hold onto its charm and appeal.
- Seven Sisters Waterfall
Another place in North Sikkim that you cannot afford to miss is the Seven Sisters Waterfall. The waterfall is created by the coming together of seven separate waterfalls, and you will rue the fact if you somehow happen to miss the wonderful sights that await you here. You should not forget to take along your cameras with you as the Seven Sisters Waterfall offers an amazing spot for photography. If you go to this waterfall at around afternoon, you should ensure that you stay until the sunset and witness the mesmerising sights.
These are the three places that you cannot afford to miss when you visit North Sikkim. More and more people are starting to visit this district and you will do well to make sure that you also go and see the sights before the area gets too crowded.