Chandragiri Hill which is situated at an altitude of 2540m height is the picturesque hill station of Kathmandu Valley. 7 km away from the Kathmandu Valley, you shall find restaurants, cable car, resort, branded shops, and multipurpose hall at Chandragiri Hill. The cable car runs from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM during the week and 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM on public holidays and weekends. It shall take about 10-12 minutes to cover the 2.5 km of distance.
The bottom of the cable care is located in Thankot, Kathmandu Get there via taxi or take a public bus from Kalanki, get off at Thankot and walk up the hill towards the cable car. The ride is 2.4km long and takes around 10 minutes, depending on wind speed. The cable car goes up to an elevation of 2520m, and a five minute walk to the top of Chandragiri Hill sees you at 2551m.
Chandragiri Cable Car is a gondola lift transportation system located in Chandragiri Municipality, Nepal. Opened on 2016, the Chandragiri Cable Car runs from Thankot to Chandragiri hills. The 2.4 km (9,095 ft) line has two stations. The cable car system consists of 38 gondolas that can carry 1,000 people per hour.
The top and bottom stations of the cable car will provide full facilities, like food court, restaurant and bar, branded shops, banking services and parking. In addition, a fun park is also scheduled to be developed in the bottom station.
At 2,547 meters above sea level, the view tower gives you an unobstructed 180-degree view of the majestic Himalayas. From the Annapurna ranges to Mt. Everest, the snow-capped peaks feel like they are just an arm’s length away from you.
Chandragiri Hills is for everybody. The children’s playground is designed to entertain your young ones with exciting recreational equipment like climbing ropes, swings, slides, seesaws and a jungle gym.
The bottom and top stations both houses souvenir shops that is home to a variety of clothing brands and cultural merchandise which is reasonably-priced and are perfect mementos of your visit. There is also a toy store that makes sure your kids are amused.
After hours of fun on the playground, children can also enjoy a ride on a pony around the hilltop. The guided ride could be just the adventure your child remembers in the years to come!
- 100-room boutique resort
- Interactive Natural History Exhibits
- Zipline Adventure Park