Chandragiri Hill Hiking

Chandragiri Hill, located just a short drive from Kathmandu, is a hidden gem offering a peaceful retreat from the bustling city. This one-day hiking trip to Chandragiri Hill provides a perfect opportunity to escape into the serene natural beauty of the Kathmandu Valley. With its lush forests, panoramic views of the Himalayas, and a cable car ride, it’s a delightful adventure suitable for hikers of all levels. This excursion combines hiking, cultural exploration, and scenic beauty, making it a memorable experience for travelers seeking a taste of Nepal’s outdoors.

Key Features:

  1. Spectacular Views: Chandragiri Hill offers breathtaking panoramic views of the Himalayan range, including the towering peaks of Langtang, Annapurna, and Everest on a clear day.
  2. Lush Forest Hike: Embark on a peaceful and picturesque hike through dense forests with well-marked trails.
  3. Cable Car Ride: After reaching the hilltop take a thrilling cable car ride from the top of the hill to the base, enjoying magnificent vistas along the way.
  4. Bhaleshwor Mahadev Temple: Visit the ancient Bhaleshwor Mahadev Temple, an important religious site atop Chandragiri Hill, and immerse yourself in Nepali culture and spirituality.


Day 1 :

Meet Your Guide: Your knowledgeable guide will greet you at your hotel in the morning, and together, you'll embark on an exciting adventure.

Drive to Mata Tirtha Temple: Hop into a comfortable private vehicle for a scenic 45-minute drive to Mata Tirtha Temple. The journey may be shorter if traffic conditions are favorable. This sacred sanctuary sees an influx of visitors, especially on Mother's Day, as "Mata" translates to "Mother" in English.

Exploration at Mata Tirtha Temple: Delve into the spiritual ambiance of Mata Tirtha Temple, where reverence for mothers is paramount. The temple attracts numerous devotees during Mother's Day celebrations.

Forest Trail to Chandragiri Hill: Embark on a captivating journey as you follow forest trails and wide paths leading to the summit of Chandragiri Hill. The trek takes approximately 3 hours and offers breathtaking views of the Kathmandu Valley along the way.

Lunch with a View: Take a break amidst nature and enjoy a packed lunch while soaking in the stunning scenery.

Panoramic Himalayan Views: As you reach the summit, prepare to be awed by the majestic Himalayan panorama. Feast your eyes on awe-inspiring vistas of Everest, Manaslu, Langtang, Dhaulagiri, Jugal Himal, Annapurna, Gauri Shankar, and more.

Visit Baleshwar Temple: Explore the sacred Baleshwar Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva (Mahadev). According to mythology, this holy temple stands at the very spot where Lord Shiva appeared.

Return Journey: Begin your descent from the hill, leaving behind the tranquil beauty of Chandragiri.

Cable Car Descent: Descend from Chandragiri Hill via a leisurely cable car ride, offering panoramic views of the lush forests below and the picturesque Kathmandu Valley in the distance.

Return to the City: Arrive back in the city, concluding your Chandragiri Hiking adventure. The entire duration of the trip, from start to finish, is approximately 7 hours. Your time spent here is both rewarding and rejuvenating, allowing you to savor every moment of the Chandragiri experience.

This Chandragiri Hill hiking excursion promises a harmonious blend of spiritual exploration, natural beauty, and awe-inspiring mountain vistas, making it a memorable addition to your Nepalese adventure.

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