Chandragiri Hills Cable Car is positioned at about seven kilometers away from thankot on the southwest of the Kathmandu valley and lies at an altitude of 2540m above sea level. If you want to be free from the polluted city for a day, then Chandragiri is the perfect destination to be in. It is a new destination for daytrip inside the Valley. High altitude Peaks and breathtaking view of the whole Kathmandu valley covered by green flora makes Chandragiri a perfect landscape. The continuous view of Himalayan ranges from Annapurna to Everest gives the feel of observing the whole Nepal.
At a distance of 16 kms from Kathmandu, thankot can be reached within half an hour travelling on a local transporting medium. On reaching thankot, Chandragiri can be reached via Cable car, driving or trekking. Tickets for Cable car are available at Godam Chaur near thankot. The second cable car in Nepal after manakamana has been commencing in this route. The cable car route is around 2.5 km and it takes around 9 to 14 minutes depending on the windspeed on the cable car. It is easy, thrilling and fun-filled experience exploring in the cable car. The cable car is expected to serve tens of thousands of visitors per day. The stations of cable car provide full facilities of food, restaurant and bars. If you are interested in riding a cable car in Kathmandu, this tour can be included in Nepal Tour Packages.
For those willing to drive would have to pass through 7 kms rough road and for those willing to trek can have a three hour long trek. Matartirtha-Chandragiri-Chitlang hiking is a very popular route for hiking which takes you through dense woodland rich in wild and interesting flora and offers picturesque views of Kathmandu Valley ending in the marvelous village of Chitlang. Moreover, the Bhaleshwor temple, the amusement park and the resorts at the top of the hill will surely add another charm to your trip.
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