Sikkim nestled in the lap of Eastern Himalayas have scenic valleys blessed with beautiful views and exciting snow adventures. Yumthang is located in North Sikkim, 150 kilometers from the capital city of Gangtok. Located at an elevation of about 3575 meters, this beautiful setting not only has blessed with breathtaking views but exhilarating adventures of skiing. The valley is surrounded by towering mountains which seems to rise upto the heavens.
The beauty of Yumthang Valley in Sikkim is that it changes its look with the change of seasons. The unexploited haven is a pleasure to view all seasons. In the summer months, its nature’s very own garden with blossom all around and in winters, it is draped in powdery snow. From November to March, Yumthang is all white and a perfect site for skiing. The natural slopes of the valley create perfect skiing opportunities for experts as well as the beginners of the sport. Sikkim Mountaineering Association (SMA) has recently introduced this sport when thick carpet of snow settles in the valley.