North Sikkim

This large northern district is the reason why most people visit Sikkim. North Sikkim is the best place for adventure and outdoor excursions in Sikkim. Be constantly in awe at the pure beauty of the area. Explore the untouched areas, including the spiritually significant Gurudongmar Lake, the spell-binding Yumthang Valley, and the culturally fascinating Dzongu area. Gurudongmar Lake is considered sacred by Hindus and Buddhistsalike. At 17,100 feet, it is one of the highest lakes in the world! Far above the tree line, Gurudongmar Lake is surrounded by majestic baren meadows and towering Himalayan peaks.Yumthang Valley has lush meadows, cascading waterfalls, and bright flowers during the springtime. A wall of rugged peaks encompasses the area. Dense forests house a variety of awesome wildlife. There is so much to explore in Yumthang Valley that you will be wishing you could stay longer. Dzongu is a protected area, home to the culturally rich Lepcha people. Explore the small, alluring villages of the area and learn about the fascinating local culture! I’ve only mentioned three of the dozens of magical places to visit in North Sikkim. You will have to come see the rest for yourself! Check out our Adventure Tours in Sikkim Gangtok Lachen Lachung Tour Packages and Green lake trek in Sikkim or Trekking in Sikkim pages to see the incredible experiences that we offer!