Singalila trek is an easy one and offers you spectacular view of the Himalayas. You also get to see Mt. Everest and Mt. Kanchenjunga during your trek to the top. The trekking trail traverses along the Singalila ridge and is one of the most popular trekking routes of Sikkim. The view that you get of the Kanchenjunga and the surrounding peaks resembles the posture of a sleeping person. This is the reason as why the view from Sandakphu is also called ‘the sleeping Buddha’.
Singalila ridge trek starts from a place named Uttarey and located 6hrs from Gangtok and Singalila trek route ends at Yuksom. The trek takes about 14 – 15 days to complete depending on what you trekking package has to offer. This is one of the most visually rewarding treks that you can go for in Sikkim.
Day 1 : Pick up Bagdogra airport, drive Gangtok,4-5 hours, 125kms
Day 2 : Gangtok sight Seeing
Day 3 : Gangtok drive to uttrey, vai pelling s/on hotel, En route visit : Buddha Park,pemeyangtse monastery
Day 4 : Uttarey trek to chitrey - 2600 meters appox. 5 hours, 7 K.M
Day 5 : Chitrey to Chewabhangyang 3140 meters, 2 hours , 3 K.M, halt for acclimatization
Day 6 : Chewa bhanjyang trek to Megu, 5 hours
Day 7 : Megu trek to Dhoor 3695 meters, 5 hours
Day 8 : Dhoor trek to phendang dara, 3897 meters, 4-5 hours
Day 9 : Phedang dara trek to lampokhari , 3900 meters, 4-5 hours, 10 k.m
Day 10 : Lampokhari trek to pangding 4212 meters, 7 hours
Day 11 : Pangding trek to Dzongri , 4030 meters, 9 k.m, 4;5 hours
Day 12 : Dzongri hult for rest
Day 13 : Dzongri trek to Thangsing 3900 meter, 8 K.M, 4 hours
Day 14 : thangsing trek to Lamuni, 4120 meters, 6 K.M, 3 hours
Day 15 : Lamuni trek Goechala 4940 meters back to Thangsing. 8 hours, 13 KM
Day 16 : Thangsing trek to Tshokha. 3000 meters, 16 K.M, 5 hours
Day 17 : Tshokha trek to yuksum
Day 18 : Yuksum drive to Bagdora Air port/ NJP Railway Station
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