Lingthem is a village in Mangan subdivision, North Sikkim district, India. It is located at upper Dzongo and it can be reached by trekking from passindang village through Bamboo forest and steep cultivation fields. Lingthem village offers mesmerising views of the mountain ranges on a clear day. There is a buddhist monastery at Lingthem village where the Lamas follow Nyingma Buddhism. The mask dance festival is organized by this monastery in the month of December. Lingthem is 75 km from the state Capital Gangtok. Other notable tourists spots are Naga waterfalls, Ganesh Tok, Hanuman Temple, Gurudongmar Lake, Nathula, Rumtek Dharma Chakra Centre etc..

How to reach Lingthem

By Flight

The nearest airport is Bagdogra which is approx. 160 km from Lingthem. Rented cabs are available for travel to Gangtok from there tourists can get local vehicle for travel to Lingthem.

By Road

The easiest way to reach Lingthem on road in to travel via Gangtok. The distance covered will be approx 75 Km.

By train

The nearest railway station is New Jalpaiguri which is 150Km from Gangtok. Rented cabs are available from travel to Gangtok from there tourists can book local vehicle for travel to Lingthem.