Trip Facts

  • Duration:1 Day
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Max Altitude:2500 Meter
  • Min group sizeAny
  • Holiday typeSightseeing

About Chandragiri Day Tours

Chandragiri Hill, which is another picturesque hill station near to the Kathmandu valley that offers the beautiful views of nature and amazing views of Kathmandu valley. It is located at the elevation of 2500 m. It has gained popularity day by day as cable car service now has made things more interesting. Peoples can easily reach the top of the hill by cable car and enjoy the fascinating views from the hill station. If you don’t want to go by cable car then you can also hike up to the hill.

Lying at the south west of Kathmandu valley, Chandragiri has its own history as well. This hill was originated 300 BC ago as the religious place. The name behind this hill was derived from the name of Chandragupta as he was the first person who reaches this hill and performs the religious penance. The early name of this village was Kalbappu. But according to Hindu Mythology, there is the belief that this is the place where the forehead of Satidevi was fallen when Lord Shiva carried her dead body. And due to the blessing of the Shiva, King Prithvi Narayan Shah was able to succeed over the Kathmandu valley.

Now all those history and the role play that originated this beautiful and small hill has made tour spot so exciting. Anyone can hike up to this small hill and enjoy the amazing views of dense forests, breathtaking views of Kathmandu and its surrounding. The reason behind its popularity is the capital city, Kathmandu. Everyone who visits Kathmandu wants to taste the beauty of this hill and enjoy their moment. There is a temple named Valeshowor Temple at the top of the hill. Religious and cultural programs are performed. You can have the fascinating day of 1-day tour to this mesmerizing and small hill. This trip would be one of the best trips you would ever have. Fresh air at the top of the hill, snapping some pictures with your mates would be your lifetime unforgettable moments.

Trip Highlights

  • Astonishing views of Kathmandu valley.
  • Valeshwor Temple.
  • Cable cars service.


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As soon as we take breakfast we will be heading to our destination. An experienced guide will be with you taking you by private vehicle. We will be passing through the Thankot, which is about 7 km away from the hill. When you reach the starting point of the trip, you have to take the ticket of the cable cars and enjoy the short flight over the beautiful hills. On reaching the top of the hill you will be surprised witnessing the breathtaking views. 

    What's included


    • Departure and pick up from the trip starting point.
    • Necessary permit fees
    • All taxes
    • Experience English speaking guide


    • Drinks and beverages
    • Tips for guide and driver
    • Entrance fees