Chandragiri Hill Hiking

TYPOLOGIES

Cultural

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DIFFICULTY

Low

MIN. AGE

10 Years, 18 years

Trip Introduction

Chandragiri Hill Hiking is one of the oldest, rarely done adventurous Hike route near the capital city Kathmandu. We can also go Chandragiri via Cable Car or enjoy the trip combining both Hike route and One-way Cable car. Chandragiri cable car price depends on various factors discussed below.

Chandragiri Hills Hike gives a scenic view point of Kathmandu valley rim situated at the altitude of 2,475 meters above from sea level.

Through it was a great hiking route for several years, also a route of Chitlang village home stay and recently opened with an accessibility of a cable car and sophisticated resorts accommodation at the top of the hill.

From the top of the hill we can have tantalizing scenery of entire Kathmandu Valley and mountain ranges including Manaslu, Langtang and Ganesh Himal.

The place is surrounded by evergreen forests offers great hike option. There is a major four options to reach over the hill; by cable car ride, ascending hike, biking & jeep ride.

Chandragiri Hill has been drawing an interest of thousands of domestic and international excursionist after facilitated by food, accommodation and cable car ride.

Chandragiri Hills hike route

Throughout the hike, we can watch several species of Birds, encounter with several mammals (red tiger, black bear etc), and over hundred spices of medicine plants since the area is rich in flora and fauna.

As an option there is also a good campsite to have an overnight stay as per interest.

The scheduled package trip of Chandragiri Hill Hiking with Adventure Mountain Nepal begins after a short drive to the lap of Chandragiri forest at Thankot.

We continuously follow 2/3 hours ascend through forests until we reach at the top. Once we reach at the top, we can have panoramic scenery of Himalayas, and Kathmandu Valley.

At Chandragiri Hill Hike, there is a temple of lord Shiva, named Bhaleswor Mahadev Temple which has the great mythology in Hindu religion.

After having a great time there, as per your choice you can return by Cable car, hike or jeep rides in a same day. It is also an option to stay at there for spectacular sunrise view over the Himalayas in next morning.

TOUR MAP

Day by Day Itinerary

Option 01: Chandragiri Hills Hike/Cable-car Itinerary

Day 01: Kathmandu–Chandragiri Hill–Kathmandu.

Drive from Kathmandu to Thankot.
Hike for 2/3 hours (optional Cable Car ride for ascend & can back by Hike).
Excursion around the hill station with views of Himalayas.
Drive/Cable Car ride/Hike back to Kathmandu

Option 02: Chandragiri Hills Hike/Cable-car Itinerary

Day 01: Kathmandu–Chandragiri Hill.

Drive from Kathmandu to Thankot
Hike for 2/3 hours (optional Cable Car ride for ascend & can back by Hike)
Excursion around the hill station with views of Himalayas

Day 02: Chandragiri Hill–Kathmandu.

Early morning tantalizing sunrise view over the Himalayas.
Breakfast at Hotel/Resort
Drive/Cable Car ride/Hike back to Kathmandu