Singalila Ridge Trek

Easy Trek

One of the most popular treks in the entire Himalayan region that is suitable for travellers from different age group, the Singalila Ridge Trek unwraps the true colours of nature secluded in the Eastern Himalayan belt. The trail outsets in Singalila Ridge track from Darjeeling, which is approximately 100 kilometers drive away from Gangtok. The Singalila Ridge Trek, which is an easy to moderate trek in the Darjeeling - Sikkim Himalayan region, is occupied with surprises at each and every turn and steps with wilderness and scenic beauty. The trail stretches from an elevation of 2,134 meters and winds up at 3,636 meters wherefrom one can capture the heavenly horizon clustered with snow covered peaks like Everest, Kanchenjunga, Makalu, Lhotse and many more. Further, the rage of the Singalila National Park that hosts several species of animals, birds and insects enriches the journey with fear and quiver.

Reaching Gangtok, a drive of 5 - 6 hours drops you at Darjeeling wherefrom the trek heads to Tonglu via Manay Bhanjang. Tonglu is perched at a mighty height of 3,070 meters and is a mere 3 - 4 hours of hike. Thereafter, the trail continues to Gairibas, which is at an elevation of 2,620 meters, passing through a mossy paved path and striking forest of wide variety of mountain trees. The trail snakes through Kalpokhri after a steep climb and leads off to Sandakphu, which is at an elevation of 3,636 meters and is the highest point on Singalila Range. The route continues to Phalut en route Molley and the downhill trek leads to Raman at 2, 490 meters, followed by Rimbik, where the trail winds up.

Day 1:

Delhi - Bagdogra - Drjeeling

Day 2:

Darjeeling - Manay Bhanjang - Tonglu

Day 3:

Tonglu - Garibas

Day 4:

Garibas - Sandakphu

Day 5:

Sandakphu - Phalut

Day 6:

Phalut - Raman

Day 7:

Raman - Rimbik

Day 8:

Rimbik - Darjeeling

Day 9:

Darjeeling - Bagdogra

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