Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary is a nature park in the Indian state of Sikkim. It has forty species of rhododendron trees. It is located in the Yumthang Valley north of Lachung in North Sikkim district.Great place to visit to see flaura and fauna.
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary is considered one of the best sanctuaries in the land. The beauty of the valley is enhanced by Yumthang Chu flowing through it. The valley in itself spellbinds you with its alpine meadows, rich greenery, hot springs and many glacial streams running through it. The 43-sq.km land of Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary at varying altitudes ranging from 3048... 更多
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary is one of the most beautiful sanctuaries in Sikkim. It is situated in the famous Yumthang Valley in North Sikkim. The sanctuary is bordered with high rugged Chuba-Sagochen mountain ranges on the east and Chomzomei Tso extending upto Lava pass on the west. The picturesque Yumthang Chu (river) flows through the wide valley offering a breathtaking landscape.... 更多
Rhododendron is a typical flower found only in the coldest of weathers in the Himalayan Best. The flower is found is 7 different colors. The Sanctuary is well location in the route towards Zero Point . And is a best seen during the end of April and starting of May when the flowers bloom. Due to limited during of the... 更多
To reach here you have to go through bumpy rides and place is very cool, there is full bloom of flowers for short period during end week of April.
Its on the way to Yumthang valley from lachung. It has more than fourty species of rhododendron tree, that's what I read everywhere. But found few. Our driver told us ths time thr are very few flowers. Once snow will fall after 15 days and it will again start flourishing. I saw limited flowers but still its worth seeing. All... 更多
Should be at this place in April - May to visualise the carpet of flowers of different colours. Nice and calm place away from the noise of city. Go further up, you are in Yumthang valley, beauty of which cannot be explained by words. Still higher, you are at zero point, the snow capped mountains which will greet you with... 更多
Our driver said that this place will be filled with colorful flowers during April-May. Almost the whole way will be filled with flowers. But, to our dismay, we could not see any flower as we went in last week of Feb. But, much to our surprise, our jaw dropped on seeing so so so much snow in this place. The... 更多
Being from Bangalore, we were strangers to snow. Though there wasn't any flowers here during Jan, we were treated to an excellent cover of snow. Had a good time there.