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Chandragiri Cable Car Tour

Trip code
Package name Chandragiri Cable Car Tour
Duration 1
Max. elevation 2551 m
Level Beginner
Transportation Private vehicle
Accomodation Not included
Starts at Kathamdu
Ends at Kathmandu
Trip route Kathmandu- Chandragiri-Kathmandu
Cost USD 30 per person



Chandragiri Cable Car Tour takes you away from the hustle, and bustle of the city life of Kathmandu to rural farm and town areas. Heading towards South West of Kathmandu valley, surrounded by tiers of rolling hills, where a scenic Chandragiri hill is located. Not too far from the main city about 14 km / 9 miles distance from Kathmandu city. Taking less than two hours, reaching the outskirt of Kathmandu valley at Thankot, the gateway to various destinations around Nepal.

The drive leads to the foothill of Chandragiri, from here take a cable car to a small ropeway cabin or gondolas. A spacious seating arrangement that takes you to the top of the famous Chandragiri Hill to enjoy relaxing and leisurely moments.

A grand scenic spot for a panorama of the Himalayan range of peaks, one can relax and marvel at the spectacular mountain views. Overlooking 360° wide panorama of the Himalayan range, from Annapurna, Manaslu, and Ganesh Himal in the west. Includes Langtang and Jugal Himal towards the north, the view extends as far as Everest on the far eastern horizon. Truly an amazing place surrounded by lovely forest and rolling green hills, facing the panorama of Kathmandu valley and the city.

Chandragiri Cable Car Tour is a fun and exciting holiday for a few hours or one can spend overnight; in the comfort of nice hotels and resorts. 
A delightful spot for leisure and relaxing holidays for all types of people and age-group. Where one can be in the peaceful harmony of the picturesque scenery of green hills, valleys to white snow mountains. 

Besides great moments facing gorgeous views, one can take a short hike to the holy temple of Baleshwar Mahadev. Dedicated to Hindu God Shiva in his various manifestation form, where devotees and pilgrims make homage. As well one sit and marvel at the views for a whole day and observe the activities of local Nepalese cultures. Enjoying marvelous time head back to Kathmandu, after a great refreshing day on Chandragiri Cable Car Tour.

Trip Itinerary

Day 1 : Drive to Thankot and and ride on cable car (From 8:30 a.m. on wards till 12 p.m. or 2 p.m.)

From 8:30 a.m. on wards till 12 p.m. or 2 p.m.

Morning our tour guide and staff receives you for a short drive beyond Kathmandu valley rim. Driving towards south-west past the Thankot the main entrance to Kathmandu city and the valley from outside Kathmandu.

Reaching a car park, then enjoy a short ride on a cable car of 2.4 k.m distance with 10 minutes. Then reach on top Chandragiri Hill, having a refreshing break at a nice restaurants.  Enjoy the panoramic views of Kathmandu Valley and the Himalayan ranges from Annapurna to Everest. Chandragiri hill. 

The best short and exciting destination for Nepali and foreign visitors, the Chandragiri top viewpoint. Take a short hike a huge lord Shiva temple, which is famous for Hindu pilgrimage. Apart from spectacular views, one can just relax and marvel the beautiful surrounding scenery, with panorama of Kathmandu city. 

Enjoy lunch or other refreshments in a nearby restaurants provides comprehensive food menu for your delight. After an exciting time at Chandragiri Hill, return journey on the same route and then back to your hotel.


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