Chandragiri Cable Car Tour takes you away from the hustle, and bustle of the city life of Kathmandu to rural farm and town areas. Heading towards South West of Kathmandu valley, surrounded by tiers of rolling hills, where a scenic Chandragiri hill is located. Not too far from the main city about 14 km / 9 miles distance from Kathmandu city. Taking less than two hours, reaching the outskirt of Kathmandu valley at Thankot, the gateway to various destinations around Nepal.
The drive leads to the foothill of Chandragiri, from here take a cable car to a small ropeway cabin or gondolas. A spacious seating arrangement that takes you to the top of the famous Chandragiri Hill to enjoy relaxing and leisurely moments.
A grand scenic spot for a panorama of the Himalayan range of peaks, one can relax and marvel at the spectacular mountain views. Overlooking 360° wide panorama of the Himalayan range, from Annapurna, Manaslu, and Ganesh Himal in the west. Includes Langtang and Jugal Himal towards the north, the view extends as far as Everest on the far eastern horizon. Truly an amazing place surrounded by lovely forest and rolling green hills, facing the panorama of Kathmandu valley and the city.
Chandragiri Cable Car Tour is a fun and exciting holiday for a few hours or one can spend overnight; in the comfort of nice hotels and resorts.
A delightful spot for leisure and relaxing holidays for all types of people and age-group. Where one can be in the peaceful harmony of the picturesque scenery of green hills, valleys to white snow mountains.
Besides great moments facing gorgeous views, one can take a short hike to the holy temple of Baleshwar Mahadev. Dedicated to Hindu God Shiva in his various manifestation form, where devotees and pilgrims make homage. As well one sit and marvel at the views for a whole day and observe the activities of local Nepalese cultures. Enjoying marvelous time head back to Kathmandu, after a great refreshing day on Chandragiri Cable Car Tour.
Short Tour Profile:
Tour Grade: Leisure to Moderate with short walks.
Duration of Hike: 2-3 hours includes drives both ways.
Start and End point: Kathmandu to Kathmandu.
Highest elevation: 2, 551 m or 8,370 feet high.
Mode of Transport: By Car, coach as per group size and in Cable Car.
Best Season for Chandragiri Cable Car Tour:
Nearly all seasons of the year for Chandragiri Tour, except the monsoon wet months of mid-June to August. The best favorable seasons are in spring and autumn / fall, as well in winter times of Christmas and New Year till February.