Chandragiri Cable Car
Started in 2016, Chandragiri Cable Car
has been a major destination for outing from Kathmandu valley. The ticket price varies in terms of nationality, age, and trip (single or double). A traveler from SAARC countries is charged INR 415 (approx. US$ 7), travelers from China are charged US$ 9, and travelers from other countries are charged US$ 13 for a single trip. Similarly, for the double trip, the travelers from the SAARC countries are charged INR 700 (approx. US$ 11), travelers from China are charged US$ 15, and other travelers are charged US$ 22. Nepalese are charged NPR 415 for a single trip, and NPR 700 for the double trip. On normal price, children up to 3 feet in height receive 100% discount, children in between 3 and 4 feet receive 40% discount, differently abled person receive 50% discount, elderly (over 60 years) citizens receive 25% discount, students receive 25% discount, and locals and expat receive 25% each.
Situated 7 km away from the Kathmandu Valley, you shall find restaurants, cable car, resort, branded shops, and multipurpose hall at Chandragiri Hill. The cable car runs from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM during the week and 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM on public holidays and weekends. It shall take about 10-12 minutes to cover the 2.5 km of distance. You can book tickets via telephone, or after your arrival at the Hill; however, you can buy tickets from Bhat-Bhateni, IME Centers, and IME Travels. The cable car or gondola won’t be in service from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM, for the staffs shall be at lunch break. A gondola carries about 8 passengers, including the child below 3 years. The cable car ride provides you with the staggering views mountains, aerial views of forests down below, and beautiful surrounding landscape. If you are in Kathmandu Valley, probably, you might not want to miss the Chandragiri Cable Car
There is the park for children, thus you can walk in with your kids and all the family members. Dahachok Homestay,
located in the peaceful and pollution free environment, also offers you with hiking to Chandragiri, where you might enjoy the cable car ride, and extend your cultural awareness throughout the hike. We are the best homestay near Kathmandu valley
, with the best atmosphere to extend your cultural knowledge of Nepalese people. Do remember us, if you happened to be in the Kathmandu Valley.