(4500 Ft Above Sea Level)

Sikkim | India
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Mangan is categorised as Remote Himalayas

View Point near Mangan (Nivalink Trip Dated - 26 March 2010)
Phodong Monastery (Nivalink Trip Dated - 26 March 2010)

Reasons to Visit
  • Mangan (4000 ft asl) is the district headquarters of North Sikkim and is base town before reaching remote areas of North Sikkim.
  • Mangan offers excellent views and is base point to access Dzongu region treks.
  • Mangan is renowned for Phodong Monastery, one of the six main monasteries of Sikkim.
  • Mangan is also known for the Large Cardamom which is grown here.
Know It
  • Mangan serves as base supply town for higher remote areas of Lachung and Lachen (8000+ ft asl)
  • Offbeat Destinations in West Bengal Hills and Sikkim"Mangan (4000 ft asl) is the district headquarters of North Sikkim and is base town before reaching remote areas of North Sikkim. Mangan offers excellent views and is base point to access Dzongu region treks."
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Gangtok (65 kms), Bagdogra (145 kms)
  • Nearest Railway Station - Darjeeling (116 kms), Siliguri (135 kms)
  • Mangan is an Ex-Siliguri Getaway

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Point to Point Transport

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Pickup from Bagdogra and Drop to ManganRs. 6455

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Special features listings for destinations within 50 kms of mangan

  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Singhik is situated four kilometers away from Mangan towards the north. The view point lies just on the road side from where is seen a very picturesque view of mount Silnoulchu
    View Point
    Himalayan Views
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Phodong Monastery is a Buddhist monastery built in the early 18th century but an older monastery had pre-existed the current one. 9th Karmapa was invited by the king of Sikkim, where he founded three monasteries. Phodong is one of them. The monastery has a residence of approximately 260 monks and has a numerous collection of some ancient murals.
    Buddhist Monastery, High Altitude Monastery, Tibetan Buddhism
    32 km from Gangtok, a set of 7 waterfall cascades and a popular stopover on Gangtok - Lachung route.
    Natural Wonders

Destinations within reach from Mangan

  • Lachen ( 50 Km )

    Lachen (8500 ft asl) commands a panoramic view of the Himalayan Mountains. The town forms the base more

  • Lachung ( 60 Km )

    Lachung (8600 ft asl) this is a small riverside village best visited in Summer. It offers snow more

  • Gangtok ( 65 Km )

    The capital of Sikkim, Gangtok is a popular hill station destination in the East. This small town, more

  • Rumtek ( 67 Km )

    Rumtek Monastery (4500 ft) is located 24 km from Gangtok. The monastery is currently the largest more

  • Namchi ( 92 Km )

    Namchi is a hillside hamlet commands panoramic view of the snow capped mountains (Oct - March) and more

  • Pelling ( 129 Km )

    Pelling located in West Sikkim (6800 ft) is mainly for Himalayan views and monasteries, most more

  • Zuluk ( 134 Km )

    Zuluk is a small village atop a hill in Sikkim that falls on the historic Silk Route from Tibet to more

  • Siliguri ( 135 Km )

    Siliguri is arrival point for accessing Bhutan, Darjeeling, Sikkim and tea plantations around the more

  • Chalsa ( 148 Km )

    Chalsa in the Doors region (1800 ft) is spread over 130 kms by 40 kms and is known for its tea more

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Nearest Airport in Mangan
  • Pakyong Airport ( PYG ) , Gangtok-65 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Mangan
  • Darjeeling ( DJ ), Darjeeling-116 Kms
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