Ways to Experience Chandragiri Hills Station (Cable Car) Kathmandu Nepal With These 25 HD Photos & Videos


Located south-west of the capital, Kathmandu, the Chandragiri hill is one of the most popular day trip destinations in Nepal. Locals, expatriates and tourists visit this place for an exciting experience and some enchanting memories are created in the wake.

The main destination of Chandragiri Hill is the top of the mountain, from where you can see spectacular views of the great mountain ranges of the Himalayas.

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The cold and the cold would have enveloped it, since only the snowy ridges of numerous mountain ranges raise their heads on the cloudy fog and the green Kathmandu valley is in the background, beautiful and glorious.

25 Best & Beautiful HD Photos Of Chandragiri Cable Car (Hills Station) Kathmandu, Nepal

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Children park at Chandragiri Hills Station Kathmandu Nepal

If the sight of Kathmandu fascinates you from here, you would not be the only person in history. Much more important people have had their share of wonder, although they mix with sadness and regret.

Folklore states that when King Ranajit Malla had to leave his kingdom after being defeated by the Gorkhas, he wept on the top of the Chandragiri hill looking for the last time at his beloved empire.

When Prithvi Narayan Shah united the country and turned it into a great kingdom in Nepal, he used Chandragiri Hill as one of the four commercial steps. In the old days the merchants crossed Chandragiri and continued further south to head towards the Indian plain.

Cable Car Tour on Chandragiri Hill

Cable Car on Chandragiri Hill Nepal are now being replaced by the Tribhuvan Highway and Chandragiri Hill is a major tourist attraction, with an excellent combination of natural beauty and cultural significance. However, destiny is not all that matters.

The trip to the summit itself is extremely rewarding. The best way to reach the top of Chandragiri hill is by cable car. Unless you have dizziness or an intense fear of heights, the mountain cable car is a hidden gem of the experience in Nepal. Cars and mechanisms look very robust and reliable, so it is not something to worry about.

The trip by cable car does not last more than 10 minutes. It leaves the foot of the mountain near Thankot and climbs about 2.5 kilometers. At the top, you will be 2500 meters above sea level. As it rises, bright landscapes will develop slowly, one scenario at a time.

The highest peaks around, which were not completely visible to the feet before, now stand tall and proud before your eyes.

Ticket prices:

one way: Nepalese citizens: NPR 415 

SAARC:

INR 415

Chinese citizens: 9 USD

Others: 13 USD

Two-way Nepalese citizens: NPR 700  SAARC:

INR 700

Chinese citizens: 15

USD Others: 22 USD

There is a discount option 25 % for students, local residents, expatriates and the elderly, but only with the presentation of a valid identification in each case. People with disabilities receive a 50% discount and admission for children is free.

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Beautiful views from Chandragiri Hills Station Kathmandu Nepal
Beautiful views from Chandragiri Hills Station Kathmandu Nepal Cable car places Travel Visit Outing Destination Photos
Beautiful views from Chandragiri Hills Station Kathmandu Nepal
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Beautiful Kathmandu Views from Chandragiri Cable Car
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Kathmandu Views from Chandragiri Hills Station Kathmandu Nepal
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Ticket Counter
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Visitors are trying fingers like a statue of Prithivi Narayan shah
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Agnikunda at Chandragiri Hills Station Kathmandu Nepal
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Bhaleshwar Mahadev Temple in Chandragiri Hills Station
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A small boy is playing in Chandragiri Hills Station
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A Small Garden in Chandragiri Hills Station
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A Kid is Playing in Chandragiri Hills Station
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Beautiful Views from Inside the Chandragiri Cable Car
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Chandragiri Hills Station Cable Car Kathmandu Nepal Photos Playing Kids Park
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Lt. King Prithivi Narayan Shah Statue at Chandragiri Hills Station
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Tourists in Chandragiri Hills Station

How to get to Chandragiri Hill?

The hill of Chandragiri Hills, where the ticket office for the cable car and catering facilities is located, is located in Thankot. It is a city an hour’s drive from the capital, Kathmandu.

Therefore, you can take a bus from Kalanki, which is located halfway between the two places and an important bus stop, in which case you will have to walk a short distance from Thankot to the cable car station. Or you can rent a car directly from Kathmandu and drive to the starting point: the choice is yours.

Try to make a trip at least through the cable cars, since the journey is quite exciting but safe.

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A boy is playing with water at water fountain in Chandragiri Hills in Kathmandu Nepal
Chandragiri Hills Station Cable Car Kathmandu Nepal Photos Water Fountain
Water Fountain at Chandragiri Hills Station

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Jitendra Sahayogee

I am Jitendra Sahayogee, a Writer of 12 Nepali Books, Director of Maithili films, Founder of Radio Stations, Designer of Websites and Editor of Some Nepali Blogs.

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