Chandragiri Day Tour
Day tour to Chandragiri
is a very popular destination near to Kathmandu Valley. After caber car was launched here in August 2016, this place got additional domestic and international attraction. Situated at the Chandragiri hill, this place offers you the majestic views of Mt. Manaslu, Ganesh, Langtang range, Annapurna range, and the Kathmandu Valley. Away from daily hustle and bustle of city life, honking of horns, floating heads of people in the street, a peaceful and cool air at the top of the hill, overlooking the beautiful range of mountain spreading in the horizon is worth visiting.
This place has historical importance; the late king Prithvi Narayan Shah is believed to have rested here in his journey to his maternal house. During his unification campaign, he claimed victory over Kathmandu Valley in his third attempt. More importantly, it is believed that he had worshipped the god here and advanced his 3rd attempt, taking reference of which, still people believe that worshipping a god at the top of the hill brings good luck. Not only that, this place also has a religious significance. According to Hindu mythology, as Loard Shiva was carrying her dead body, her head had fallen at the top of this hill. The place is worshipped as Bhaleshowar Temple. Well, truth be told, this place attracts more domestic tourist because of its Cable cars, which are available only at two places in Nepal: at Manakamana, and Chandragiri.
At this easy and comfortable tour, the maximum height you shall stand on shall be 2,540m. Starting from 7 AM in the morning, you shall be back in Kathmandu Valley in the evening. Whatever be the season, or time, you can go for this trek year round. This destination is very popular for photography, sightseeing, birdwatching, and hiking. After we reach at the top of the hill, we shall have our experience in cable car.
Stay at Dahachok Homestay
, in a pollution free, clean, and pollution free environment tasting typical Nepalese cuisines. The family atmosphere we provide shall engulf your hesitation due to cultural shock. Want to learn Nepalese style of cooking? We will help you in that. From Dahachok, we shall also take you for day tour to Chandragiri
. Enjoy the air in the campfire. We also arrange you any volunteering services, if you desire. We have plenty of space for parking, and children can play in additional space we offer.