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Chandragiri Hill Hiking Tour

Bhaleshowr Mahadev Temple

Starts from   $75 USD

  1. 1 Day
  2. Easy
  3. MIN. 01 PAX

Trip Destination:Chandragiri Hill Station

Max Altitude:2540M

Best Season:Throughout the Year

Main Attraction:The view of the Himalayas and City from Chandragiri Hill

Trip Route:Kathmandu-Matatirtha-Chandragiri-Thankot-Kathmandu

Trip Style:Hiking and Village Tour

Activities:Driving, Walking, Sightseeing, Cable Car Ride

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Chandragiri is the most popular hill station and view point near Kathmandu valley surrounded by thickly forested hills of pine trees. The mountain village lies at an altitude of 2551M above sea level and 20 km north east from Kathmandu valley. The remarkable views of Himalayas, breathtaking mountain scenery and the most impressive views of sunrise and sunset are the main reasons to visit this beautiful hill station.The most popular mountain ranges including Annapurna massif, Manaslu massif, Ganesh Himal massif, Langtang massif, Jugal massif, Rolwaling massif, Mahalangur massif (the rang of Mt. Everest) and Numbur range are clearly seen from Chandragiri hill. Chandragiri also adds the view of Kathmandu valley. Hiking in the local villages of the Tamangs and the Newars gives you many opportunities to know and explore about local culture, community and lifestyle. Chandragiri day hiking is the excellent walking tour on the outskirts of Kathmandu valley. You will encounter with the scenes like local wine making process, farmers working in the field, grazing cattle, playing kids, women on household activities during your day hike in the villages to Chandragiri.

Chandragiri day hike is the most popular way to explore the rural village near Kathmandu valley while walking the panoramic hiking trail of 15 km, about 3 to 3.5 hours walk, with views of the Himalayas. Chandragiri day hike is the way to hide yourself in nature and escape the hectic life of Kathmandu valley. The tour starts in the morning about 8:30 AM to drive Matatirtha after breakfast. Our tour guide picks up you from the hotel and assist with all your day planning. The pleasant hike to Chandragiri hill will start from Matatirtha village. The mesmerizing beauty of the Himalayas and Kathmandu valley from the top of the hill helps to forget all your pain and tired of hiking. Enjoy the beauty of the Himalayas from the best view point of Kathmandu valley with pleasant hiking

Massif Holidays arrange Chandragiri Day Hiking tour everyday from Kathmandu with excellent, well experienced guide and reasonable price. This day hiking is the best way to see the Himalayas and culture if you are planning to spend your weekend in Nepal. You can combine this tour with sightseeing of Bhaktapur Durbar Square,  Patan, Pasupatinath and other UNESCO sites. Please feel free to contact us to get expert’s advice  and make a perfect holiday plan that address all your requirements.   

Trip Highlights

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • The fantastic aerial views of landscapes and panoramic mountain view
  • Exploration of local lifestyle, culture and ancient temple
  • Walking through the peaceful forest, village and beautiful landscape
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
  • Complete private tour with your party and a guide/driver
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01:Drive to Matatirtha- Hike to Chandragiri and back via cable car ride.

The above cost include the following services:

  • Transportation from Kathmandu- Matatirtha-Thankot-Kathmandu
  •  Professional license holder guide
  • All entrance fees and cable car charge
  • Lunch at Local Restaurant.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • All our government taxes, vat & service charges

The above cost doesn't include the following services:

  • Tips for guide & driver (optional)
  • Beverages and drinks
  • Any other not mentioned  expenses

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Detail Itinerary

Day 01Drive to Matatirtha- Hike to Chandragiri and back via cable car ride. We pick up you from your hotel about 8:30 AM after breakfast and drive to Matatirtha in private transportation with your hiking guide. Hiking through local village gives you the experience of hiking somewhere in a remote area of Nepal. You will reach Chandragiri after about 3 hours of hiking from Matatirtha. You will explore the lifestyle and cultural practices of people during your hike. After enjoying the panoramic view from the top of Chandragiri, we will come back to Thankot cable car station via cable car We will pick up you from Thankot and drop you back to your hotel after the tour.

Departure Details


Chandragiri day hiking is private tour for individuals, couples, families and a group of friends. We have not published any departure dates for this trip because we operate this tour EVERYDAY from Kathmandu as the trip can be done throughout the year. All the dates throughout the year are accepted for online booking. We also arrange the special trips like honeymoon trip, volunteer trip, wildlife tours, multi days trekking holidays, peak climbing, adventure holidays and much more. The detail of service includes and excludes are given in the overview section. Here are the cost details of  Chandragiri Hiking. Group Discount is available for booking if you are traveling with a big group.

S.N.  Number of  Pax        Cost Per Person

01.       01 Pax                        125 US$

02.       02 Pax                         95 US$     

03.       03-05 Pax                    85 US$     

04.       06 or Above Pax           75 US$     


Important Note

We also arrange: - The above mentioned itinerary is just the guideline of your trip. We also provide the customized itineraries to address your specific requirements. Please let us know if you are planning to do this hike in different ways. We do arrange as per your interest. We do operate multi days hiking and different trekking packages as well. Please contact our expert team to get the perfect holiday packages as per your interest and requirements.

Better to know: - Different unexpected situations like political environment, weather condition, natural disasters which are out of our control can affect your trip. This may change or alter on your itineraries. In such cases, our guides or leaders will try to arrange the best alternative itineraries. We will try our best to minimize the effect, but not be responsible for any delayed, changes or inconvenience caused by it.   


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