some 4,000 varieties of wildflowers (including 600 varieties of orchids),
snow-fed lakes, high-altitude mountain forests, and hidden Buddhist
monasteries. Some travelers come simply to enjoy the refreshing views...
landscape ranges from sweltering deep valleys just 300m above sea level to
lofty snow peaks such as Kanchenjunga (Kanchendzonga to the locals), which,
at 8586m, is the third-highest mountain in the world........... -