#12 of 16 Places to Visit in Pelling
Distance (From Pelling): 21 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1 Hour
Place Location: Between Dentam - Uttarey Villages
Transportation Options: Cab
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 21 km from Pelling, Singshore Bridge is a suspension bridge situated between Dentam & Uttarey village near Pelling. At an elevation of 198 m above the ground, it is the highest bridge in Sikkim and the second highest gorge bridge in Asia.
Singshore Bridge, with a height of over 100 m and 240 m in length, is truly an engineering marvel and made it to connecting two gorges. This bridge helps the trekkers to cover a large distance between hills in a short span. The downward view from the bridge is overwhelming with the sight of beautiful waterfalls and breathtaking views of the green hillsides above are pleasing. This engineer's triumph has become a popular attraction in Pelling.
Offering a splendid view of lush hillsides, overwhelming waterfalls and the pristine valley, Singshore Bridge promises a sight to behold. It connects two beautiful villages Dentam and Uttarey, where homestay facilities are also available. For tourists, there is a special restaurant adjacent to the bridge where one can have a wonderful time. The Government of Sikkim is likely to introduce Bungee jumping activities soon to make it more attractive for adventure seekers.
Timings: 6 AM - 6 PM