Tuesday, September 3, 2013


Chandragiri Hiking

Chandragiri Hiking is the recently opened route in Nepal. Around Kathmandu valley, there are many places to hike.  Among those, the Chandragiri hike is the best hiking place which is a day hiking around Kathmandu. Chandragiri range is situated to south as evergreen hill. It follows eastern range to Hattiban Resort and starts from nearby Maataatirtha “Hotel Outlook INN”it’s altitude is 1650 meters above sea level. From this hotel, you can see the majestic eyeful mountains Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Langtang ranges, Gaurishankar and Everest range”.
This hike takes approximately seven hours. At first three hour lead steeply ascend to Chhap Bhanjyang with the elevation 2275 meters above sea level. During this climbing period you will get already picturesque snow covered scenery range above Kathmandu valley. And about quarter to hour lead to eastern south for Chandragiri hill view point. This hill is connected with the Buddhism religious. The height of Chandragiri hill is 2475m. I would not be wrong if I say you see whole Nepal from this hill. Because you can see Mt. Api, Saipal to Everest , Makalu, Kanchanjunga {West to East}.
This is a day hike for bird watch too as well as wild animals. As local people have seen with mostly body part red tiger and black bear and unspecified other wildlife. And one hundred thirty five specified Aayurbed{medicine plants} found in this area.
By the way, you may do this trip with camping at Chhap bhanjyang for one night. If you camp at then you can visit a big cliff where 500 meter long cave.
We do not force to trek or follow this itinerary day to day, it can be minimize as well as prolong as your wish. We can arrange the trip to begins on any date during the trekking season {March through May & September through December} in Nepal according yours time frame.
Trip Highlights
  • Sunrise
  • Majestic view of all Mountain range of Nepal
  • Explore wildlife
  • Bird watching
  • 135 kinds of medicine plants specified
  • Natural hiking

1 comment:

Sanjib Adhikari said...

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu airport (1345m)

Day 02: Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley.

Day 03: Kathmandu to Pokhara(910m) 5/6 hrs

Day 04: Drive to Birethanti 1 hrs, and trek to Ulleri(2073m) 4 hrs

Day 05: Ulleri to Ghorepani (2850m) 5 hrs

Day 06: Ghorepani to Poon Hill to Tadapani (2520m).5 hrs

Day 07: Tadapani to Ghaundruk (1950m) 4 hrs

Day 08: Ghaundruk to Jhinu Danda(1760m) 4 hrs

Day 09: Jhinu Danda to Pokhara via Birethanti 4 hrs

Day 10: Pokhara to Kathmandu.(by private vehicle) 4/5 hrs

Day 11: Transfer to international airport for your final departure