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Chandragiri hill tour

Duration 1 days
Max-Altitude ‎2,500 m (8,200 ft)
Transportation Private Car
Grade Easy
Best Season Sep, Oct, Nov and March, April ,May

Chandragiri hill tour is a new destination for the mountain views for nature lovers, The journey takes leas than one hour from heart of Kathmandu. Chandragiri hills lies on the south west of  Kathamndu.

After less than one hour drive from Kathamndu City. we will reach cable car station of Chandragiri hill. The journey of cable car is about 12 minutes and it is about 2.5 kilometers distance, The Landscape of Chandragiri hills is just an amazing and stunning views are surroundings .

The view of Mt. Annapurna range, Langtang and Everest range is clearly visible from the top of Chandragri hill. For the Hindu religious  people Bhalashower Madhave ( Shiva ) Temple is an another attraction.

Chandragiri hills carry historical significance as well. It was from these hills that King Prithivi Narayan Shah caught the first glimpse of a much scenic and prosperous Kathmandu valley, which in fact instilled in the king’s mind an idea of annexing the valley into his kingdom. According to folklore, Prithivi Narayan Shah is believed to have amassed spiritual powers for unification process after undergoing rigorous ‘sadhana’ or meditation at these very hills. The Gorkhali King disguised himself while ascending the hills in order to avoid being recognized by the Malla Kings of Kathmandu Valley.

After breakfast in the morning around 9:00 our driver will come to pick you up at your hotel then you will be heading to your destination. you will be passing through the Thankot, which is about 7 km away from the hill. When you reach the starting point of the trip, you have to take the ticket of the cable cars and enjoy the short Cable car ride over the beautiful hills. Our Driver will be waiting you to bring you back  until your return from top of the hill. After reaching the top of the hill you will be surprised witnessing the breathtaking views of Mountain and Kathmandu Valley. 

After breakfast in the morning around 9:00 our driver will come to pick you up at your hotel then you will be heading to your destination. you will be passing through the Thankot, which is about 7 km away from the hill. When you reach the starting point of the trip, you have to take the ticket of the cable cars and enjoy the short Cable car ride over the beautiful hills. Our Driver will be waiting you to bring you back  until your return from top of the hill. After reaching the top of the hill you will be surprised witnessing the breathtaking views of Mountain and Kathmandu Valley. 

Chandragiri Hill, which is another picturesque hill station near to the Kathmandu valley that offers the beautiful views of nature and amazing views of Kathmandu valley. It is located at the elevation of 2500 m. It has gained popularity day by day as cable car service now has made things more interesting. Peoples can easily reach the top of the hill by cable car and enjoy the fascinating views from the hill station.

Lying at the south west of Kathmandu valley, Chandragiri has its own history as well. This hill was originated 300 BC ago as the religious place. The name behind this hill was derived from the name of Chandragupta as he was the first person who reaches this hill and performs the religious penance. The early name of this village was Kalbappu. But according to Hindu Mythology, there is the belief that this is the place where the forehead of Satidevi was fallen when Lord Shiva carried her dead body. And due to the blessing of the Shiva, King Prithvi Narayan Shah was able to succeed over the Kathmandu valley.

Now all those history and the role play that originated this beautiful and small hill has made tour spot so exciting. Anyone can hike up to this small hill and enjoy the amazing views of dense forests, breathtaking views of Kathmandu and its surrounding. The reason behind its popularity is the capital city, Kathmandu. Everyone who visits Kathmandu wants to taste the beauty of this hill and enjoy their moment. There is a temple named Valeshowor Temple at the top of the hill. Religious and cultural programs are performed.  This trip would be one of the best trips you would ever have. Fresh air at the top of the hill, snapping some pictures with your mates would be your lifetime unforgettable moments.

Price Included

  • Air Conditioned Private Car

Price Excluded

  • Tour Guide
  • Entrace fees and Cable Car Ticket
  • Personal Expenses
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