पर्यटन बजार१२ फाल्गुन २०७५, आईतवार मा प्रकाशित
2019, february 24
Chandragiri hill is located at the southwestern region from Kathmandu. Chandragiri hills short hiking is the best option for the people who prefer hiking in less challenging terrain. This hike is suitable for all physical fitness level. If you have no experience of hiking you don’t have to worry much about. This hiking is designed for whom who prefers less strain and less challenging. To avoid the sweaty physical effort and make this trip luxurious we have cable car transportation all the way to the top of Chandragiri hilltop from where we can see a panoramic view of Himalaya all the way east to the Everest to Dhaulagiri in the west. This journey will offer more then you expect as the thrilling cable car will lift you through the steep ridge which ultimately takes you to the top at the altitude of 2551m/8367ft.
Through it was a great hiking route for several years, also a route of Chitlang village home stay and recently opened with accessibility of cable car and sophisticated resorts accommodation at the top of the hill. From the top of the hill we can have tantalizing scenery of entire Kathmandu Valley and mountain ranges including Manaslu, Langtang and Ganesh Himal. The place is surrounded by evergreen forests offers great hike option. There is a major four option to reach over the hill; by cable car ride, ascending hike, biking & jeep ride. Chandragiri Hill has been drawing interest of thousands of domestic and international excursionist after facilitated by foods, accommodation and cable car ride.
Throughout the hike, we can have chance to watch several species of Birds, encounter with several mammals (red tiger, black bear etc), and more than hundred spices of medicine plants since the area is rich in flora and fauna. As an option there is also a good campsite to have overnight stay as per interest. The time to complete Chandragiri Hiking is 7 hours. This is a natural time, but if you look at a geological time as you ascend to the landscape, that is, Chhap Bhanjyang, you are above the sea-level, in other words, you are at the uplifted formation of hill. Chandragiri Hiking is extendable for it creates you an option to camp at Chhap Bhanjyang for one night. If you camp here then you will have an opportunity to visit a big cliff which has housed 500 meter long cave.
|First Option||Previous night stay at Outlook Inn Hotel at near by Mathatirtha for sunrise with massive Mountain View of Mt. Manaslu and Everest, then after breakfast start hiking with pack lunch.|
|Second Option||If you do not want to spend a night or wish to finish this trip in a day then you can drive from your hotel about 35 minutes to the starting point of hike. It is about 8 hours walk which starts from Thankot and ends at Hattiban|