Singhik is a small village close to
Mangan town. You can get the most glorious views of Kunchanjunga
from here. Situated at an altitude of over 5000ft, Singhik
offers a desired break to the travellers on the way to Lachen
or Lachung. For those having time, a half an hour's walk uphill
takes you to an ancient monastery suspended in time.
There is a small tourist lodge at Singhik
where tourists can stay overnight. A walk uphill will take
you to view point, one of the best places to see Mt. Kanchenjunga
A winding road from Singhik goes straight
below and meets Tista river about 2 kms above the confluence
of Rongyung Chu and Tista. Here you may cross river Tista
and visited interiors of Sikkim such as Leek, Timbong and
Kussong. However these destinations are mostly out of bound
for leisure tourists.
Basic Information Elevation – 5200 ft
Latitude - N 27° 31'
Longitude - E 88° 33'
Weather – Singhik offers mild weather. The temperature hovering
between 15 to 20 degree for most of the tourist season. The
monsoon months of July and August sees heavy rainfall in the