HIGH ALTITUDE AND SINGALILA TREK

Maneybhanjyang – 2134 mts.

Maneybhanjyang is the starting point (entrance) of the Singalila trek (Sandakphu-Phalut trek). It is a small Indo-Nepal village which is 26 km ahead of Darjeeling town.

 

 

Nearest Railway Station: N.J.P.(New Jalpaiguri) whish is 124 kms away from Maneybhanjang.

Nearest Airport: Bagdogra which is 110 kms away from Maneybhanjang.

Nearest Town : Darjeeling which is 25kms away from Maneybhanjang
                         Sukhia Pokhari which is 7 kms away from Maneybhanjang

 

From Darjeeling:

Local Taxi for Maneybhanjang are available at anytime during the day for Maneybhanjang. The taxis on a seat sharing basis are available from the Old-Super Market Motor Stand in Darjeeling. The travel time taken from Darjeeling to Maneybhanjang is 1 1/2 hours and reserved taxis are available anytime from the vairous taxi stands around town anytime during the day.

The other option is to take a taxi upto Sukhia Pokhari and from there on Van service is available upto Maneybhanjang.

From N.J.P. / Siliguri:

From N.J.P. you can get a prepaid taxi upto Darjeeling town from N.J.P. Railway Station which takes 4 -5 hours to reach Darjeeling. The other option is you can come to Siliguri Town by the local bus service / Auto-rickshaw / cycle- rickshaw and catch a local taxi from these following places :
1)Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminus
2)Darjeeling More
3)Junction
4)Mahananda Bridge

There is also a Bus-Service from N.J.P. Railway Station via Mirik and Sukhia Pokhari upto Darjeeling. You can get off at Sukhia Pokhari and continue upto to Maneybhanjang from there on.

There is also a prepaid taxi service from Darjeeling More upto Sukhia Pokhari.

From Bagdogra Airport:

You can catch a taxi from the Airport for Darjeeling which takes 31/2 hrs or catch a taxi upto to Siliguri.

NOTE: If you are hiring a Private Taxi Service you can come directly to Maneybhanjang taking the Mirik-Sukhia Pokhari route.

After Completion of the Trek:

Taxi service is avilable from Rimbick - Darjeeling everyday utpo 11:00 a.m. on a seat sharing basis.

Reserved Taxi is available throughout the day on a advance reservation basis.