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Chandragiri Day Hiking

Chandragiri Day Hiking

Chandragiri Day Hiking is one of the most beautiful day hiking trips around Kathmandu Valley. Chandragiri is one such hill station that gives you a peaceful experience of walking in nature Chandragiri Hill, located on the ridge surrounding the Kathmandu Valley, has been a popular destination since the recent cable car operation. Undoubtedly, the Chandragiri day hike is one of the best natures walks in Kathmandu, but it requires physical fitness and is a challenging climb. You can make a day hiking trip to Chandragiri Hill and a cable car ride on the way back down from the top. This day walk takes you to the top of the hill through dense forests. You can enjoy a spectacular view of the Himalayan range and a beautiful view of the Kathmandu Valley on a clear day. Nature walks will provide you with a peaceful time away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

About 4 hours of walking up the hill from Thankot cable car station takes you to the top of Chandragiri Hill. You will enjoy the view. You can also explore the recently developed facilities at this place including the temple of Bhaleshwor Mahadev. Afterward, get down for Thankot by cable car and then drive to your hotel.

If you do not wish to follow the steep climb from Thankot to the Chandragiri Hills, then opt for an optional cable car ride to the top of Chandragiri Hill (2551 m). Here you will have good views of the Kathmandu Valley and the Himalayas. After that hike to Hattiban, the two and half hour descent continues from Chandragiri Hill to Hattiban Resort. After reaching Hattiban then drive to your Hotel. We book Chandragiri Cable Car Tickets and Hiking Trips at reasonable prices. Book Chandragiri Day Hiking, experience the wild nature and mountains with us.

Detailed Itinerary

Chandragiri Day Hike starts from Satungal near Thankot, after breakfast, drive to Satungal, where Chandragiri Cable Car Station is located. Then start hiking up to Chandragiri hill, after a few minutes' walk from Satangal you meet a vast forest where you get fresh air. Continue the steep climb through the middle of the forest until you reach Chandragiri Hill. When you reach the hill station, enjoy the view of the mountains, then take the cable car to Satungal and drive to your hotel.



  • Private vehicle transportation, pick up from hotel then at the end drop to hotel
  • One Experienced English-speaking, government licensed and ministry of tourism trained guide
  • One Way Cable Car Ticket
  • Nepal Government taxes and office service charge


  • Personal hiking equipment and Clothing
  • Food during the hike
  • Personal nature expenses, any drinks and bar bills
  • Your travel insurance (it is mandatory in case of emergency)
  • Any donation and monuments entrance fees
  • Tips for the crew (Note : TIPS is not compulsory but highly expected)
  • Any other things which are not mentioned above


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