|1 People (per pax)||2-3 People (per pax)||4+ People (per pax)|
|$100 US||$ 97||$ 94|
|Pay $20 Now & 80 on arrival||Pay $19 Now & 81 on arrival||Pay $18 Now & 82 on arrival|
Chandragiri – a day tour
Chandragiri day tour with Cable Car is completely a new tourist destination for outing within Kathmandu for both internal and international tourists. Designed with a new concept to quench the thirst of a day tour those who feel suffocated to the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu valley.Chandragiri hill (2540m), around 7kms from Thankot is situated to the South-West of Kathmandu.Chandragiri Bhanjyang, one of the important passes to Kathmandu Valley was very important to connect the travel and trade to Kathmandu during the 1700’s connecting Chitlang in Makawanpur. Chandragiri, a hill top, a perfect vantage point probably offers not only the magnificent view of Kathmandu but also the grandest view of mountain ranges like Annapurna, Manasalu, Fishtail, Ganesh Himal and many more. Thus, tourists find it as an ideal destination for a day’s escape from the city life.
Matatirtha-Chandragiri- Chitlang hiking is a very popular among the tourists for a day hike which takes you through dense forest enriched with wild and exotic flora and caters picturesque views of Kathmandu valley along with some superb views of mountain ranges and then ends in a beautiful traditional village of Chitlang. According to Hindu Mythology, it is believed that Satidevi’s forehead fell off her body in this place when Mahadev, God Shiva carried her dead body on his back. In addition to, it is also believed that great king Prithvi Narayan Shah got triumph over Kathmandu because of the blessing of Ichhayashwor Mahadev, one of the incarnation of God Shiva or Mahadev, the god of Gods.You can accomplish this hiking in around 5-6hours. You also can enjoy rough road drive uphill from Godam Chaur near Thankot for around 3 hours to reach the top of Chandragiri hill.
The major highlight of Chandragiri is Cable Car. The hill station has been connected by cable car which lasts for around 9 minute to cover 2.5 km long route. And upon your arrival at the top of the hill station one can enjoy the absolute view Kathmandu valley along with breathtaking mountain range to the north. You can find a number of cafeterias, restaurants and hotels at the top of the hill. The pristine surrounding will certainly please you greatly.
|Difficulty||Easy||Trip Lenght||days||Group Size||1-50 Pax People|
|Best Month||Any Season||Transportation||Bus / Car / Jeep||Accomodation|
|Style||Full / service||Max Elevation||2600 M high||Meal||Traditional|
|Trip Routes||By road and Cable car|