Duration: 7 Nights / 8 Days | Grade : Moderate
Altitude: 4780 Mtr.Instant Query
GANGTOK - MANGAN (60 km 4 hours): The North Sikkim highway meanders through villages and is flanked by fields until it hits the forest groove of Kabi-Lungtsok the place the saw the historic swearing of Blood brotherhood between Lepcha and the Bhutias of Sikkim. Stone markers were erected to keep the promises alive and stand to this day. Visit Phodong Monastery before reaching Mangan. Evening, be Guest of Locals of Mangan.
MANGAN-LINGZA (3-4 hours 25 km): Today drive to Lingza, a small village where the road end. This is base for you to trek further, afternoon visit villages to share the Lepcha customs. Evening camp out.
LINGZA - TSANA (6km) 2-3 hours: After breakfast enjoy the leisure walk through Cardamom field to catch the lunch at Tsana Jungle hut. After lunch stroll in the jungle and enjoy the nature with the local guide. Evening hut.
TSANA-THOLUNG 2390m (5 km 3 hours): After b/fast leave for Tholung, tholung monastery is one of the oldest monastery and is closed for outsiders. So it is advised that we camp distant keeping in mind. Tholung is an open pasture with enough space for camping site and enjoy the chirping of different species of birds.
THOLUNG - THIZOM (2995m 5 hours): The trek from Tholung to Thizom is mostly of a birdwatching, reach Thizom for overnight camp.
KYESHONGLA (4780m) 6hours: The final ascend to Kyeshongla is bit strenuous. Kyeshongla is a small pass, which is not visited often nowadays. A path from Jakthang-Passanram in the Green Lake route on the other side can be reached from here.
KYE - SHONG -THOLUNG (7hours) Today after visiting Yumila another viewpoint, return your journey back to Tholung Monastery.
THOLUNG-LINGZA-MANGAN (7-8hours): Today start your return journey to reach Lingza and then onward journey to Mangan. Trek end.