Chandragiri hill is located in the southwestern region of 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 levels. If you have no experience in hiking you don’t have to worry much about it. This hiking is designed for those who prefer less strain and less challenge. To avoid the sweaty physical effort and make this trip luxurious we have cable car transportation all the way to the top of Chandragiri hill top from where we can see the panoramic view of the Himalayas all the way east to the Everest to Dhaulagiri in the west. This journey will offer more than 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.
After we reach the hilltop the soaring view around Kathmandu valley surround by lush green subtropical forest. The stunning Himalayas panorama in the north will make you feel jolly. After having a warm-up drink we head for a short hike around through the ridge which takes around one hour. The hiking trail goes through the lush green forest where we can see many different kinds of birds, animals, and floras with great herbal value for Ayurveda. We will return to the hilltop after hiking a few hours and launch there. After launch, we visit the Doleshor temple there and walk around for a while. After exploring Chandragiri we take a cable car again to get back down from where we will be picked up by our car.
In short Chandragiri hills, short hiking offers great peace inside and the amazing landscape view with less physical challenge also this territory is a great spot for bird watching lovers as many different kinds of birds are found in this area.
01) Bird eye view of Kathmandu valley
02) Buddhist Pilgrim site
03) Best hike through lush green forest
04) Panoramic Himalayan view from top
05) Bird watchers paradise