International Flower Festival is an annual event and this flower festival celebrates every year in Sikkim.
This time international Flower festival is held on 1st May to 30th May 2015 in Gangtok the capital of indian state Sikkim.
The International Flower Festival showcases an extraordinary show of interesting varieties of flowers including rare orchids and rhododendrons.
Apart from that many species of orchids, gladioli, cacti, roses, trees, ferns, alpine plants, creepers, climbers, will be displayed items during the show.
Food fair with the regional delicacies are also available during the International Flower Festival in Sikkim. If you love adventures and wading through waters, then there is river rafting for you.
Another interesting feature of the Flower festival in Sikkim is the Yak Safari In this festival. You can also figure-out remarkable plants that are actually indigenous to Sikkim.
Various types of food and entertainment in grand terms supplement the International Flower Festival.
Lectures and seminars held by experts and masters of botanical sciences in this festival. The International Flower Festival is definitely a colorful treat for the eyes and the event is important not only on state level but on the national level too.
The amazing assortment of flowers confirms it as a fantastic event and attracts a multitude of people from all over.
Sikkim is renowned for its rich flora and the festival approves the idea, with the display of around 600 species of orchids, 240 species of trees and ferns, 150 varieties of gladioli and 46 types of the world-famous rhododendrons.
Continuing the list, you can also see variety of magnolias and many other foliage plants. However, exquisite orchids, gladioli, roses, cacti, alpine plants, creepers, climbers, ferns, herbs etc gather the main attraction.
Time for Celebrating International Flower Festival:
International Flower Festiva in Gangtok takes place in May which is the peak flowering season in the state.