Darjeeling Singalila Ridge Trek
Darjeeling Singalila Ridge Trek

Try out the Darjeeling Singalila Ridge trek – Everest & Kanchenjunga views await!

Darjeeling Singalila ridge trek is one of the oldest treks in Asia.  Trekking here, be assured of  amazing Eastern Himalayan range views . This ridge hike will  allow you to see both Indian and Nepal Himalayas. The best part being no visa required to enter Nepal. Kill two birds with one stone !

Considered to be one of the most scenic trekking routes of the Himalayas, offering panoramic views of the world’s four highest mountain peaks.  View Mt. Everest, Mt. Kanchenjunga , Mt. Lhotse & Mt. Makalu.  The trek starts in a Sherpa village called Manebhanjang. Throughout the hike you weave in and out of Nepal crossing the famous Singalila National Park. Hike across mountain ridges and picturesque villages which have not been touched by modernization. Enjoy few days of disconnect from Information super highway. Discover simplicity of just taking in nature at your own pace. If you are a flora and fauna enthusiast then this trek shows you rich varieties of rhododendron and orchids. And if you are that lucky bugger then you might meet the red panda who will agree for that million dollar selfie with you.

Darjeeling Singalila trek tumling trek view


This hike is suitable for all kinds of trekkers . Whether you are a newbie or a seasoned trekker. Be assured our itinerary which will please all your demands.

For more details on what to expect on this itinerary and FAQ’s click here.

Below is the itinerary we follow on a fixed 6 days plan.

Day 1: Trek begins: Darj -Manebhanjang – Tumling (3010m Nepal). Overnight @ family run guesthouse

Day 2: Tumling -Gairibas -Kalpokhari (3180m). Overnight @ family run guesthouse

Day 3: Kalipokhari – Sandakphu (3636m). Overnight @ family run guesthouse

Day 4: Sandakphu – Phalut (3600). Overnight @ govt. lodge

Day 5: Phalut – Gorkhey. Overnight @ family run guesthouse

Day 6:   Gorkhey –  Rimbik (2285m) – .Trek ends. Overnight Hotel Darj.

  • Duration: 6 days
  • Trek Level: Easy to Moderate
  • Best Season: March-May & Oct-Dec
  • Max Altitude: 3636m
  • Accomodation: Homestays/ private run guesthouses/ Govt lodges

Day 1: Trek begins: Darjeeling -Manebhanjang – Tumling (3010m Nepal). Overnight @ family run guesthouse

Day 2: Tumling -Gairibas -Kalpokhari (3180m). Overnight @ family run guesthouse

Day 3: Kalipokhari – Sandakphu (3636m). Overnight @ family run guesthouse

Day 4: Sandakphu – Phalut (3600). Overnight @ govt. lodge

Day 5: Phalut – Gorkhey. Overnight @ family run guesthouse

Day 6: Ghorkey – Rimbik (2285m) – Darjeeling. Trek ends. Overnight Hotel Darj


  • English speaking guide. Government certified and trained.
  • All meals on the trek, including 2 ltrs of bottled water per day
  • Transport to and from Darjeeling ( NJP railway station/ Bagdogra airport- IXB )
  • Jeep ride to the starting point of the trek and back again
  • Best homestays/ guesthouses with private rooms
  • All trekking permits, national park fees and camera fees
  • High altitude Swiss army sleeping bags (-20) with extra Thinsulate ® fleeced liners
  • Extra food for breakfast including filtered coffee, muesli, brown bread, cheese and more
  • Our guide will carry a trekking medical kit including high altitude sickness tablets.


  • Flights
  • Medical examination (if required) and vaccination costs
  • Visa costs
  • Personal expenditure i.e. soft drinks/beer on trek, extra snacks for the trek etc
  • Meals in Darjeeling before or after the trek
  • Trekking clothes and equipment (can be hired on request)
  • Travel insurance

Payment Policy

The price trip is quoted in US$ and can be paid either by cash (we accept INR, EUR, USD, AUS) at the current public rate against the US$. We also accept credit and debit card payment. We use mobile POS system with the availability of payments to be made wherever there is GSM (i.e. mobile phone) service within India. Please note that all cards are subject to bank charges of between 2.5% to 3.5%. We honor Master card, visa and maestro cards only. A DEPOSIT of 15% of the overall cost will need to be paid to secure your place.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation by client:
In case of cancellation the initial booking amount is a non refundable deposit. There will be $50 USD payable if you transfer your trekking dates to another fixed departure date that we offer provided we have availability on it.
There will be no refund of any kind if I leave the trek – voluntarily or involuntarily- after the trip has started.

Cancellation by company:
I accept that Adventures Unlimited has the right to cancel the trip without any prior notice for any reasons deemed appropriate by them. If this is to happen I will receive a full refund of the money I have paid.

Trip alteration or termination:
I accept that Adventures Unlimited has the right to alter or terminate the trip for reasons beyond their control. This may include reasons for my personal safety. In this event I will not hold Adventures Unlimited liable in any way to refund my money.


The traveler is required to buy his/her own travel insurance prior to the trip.

Customize your trip
We understand that every traveler has different wants and requirements therefore this itinerary should serve as a guideline. If you would like to tailor it according to your/your groups specific needs then feel free to contact us on the link below and we will work together to come up with a great customised itinerary.