Chandragiri Hill lies seven kilometers from Thankot on the South-West of Kathmandu Valley and is 2,551 meters above from the sea level. Taking off pinnacles and stunning views of entire Kathmandu Valley secured with a rich green cover of greenery makes Chandragiri a fantastic viewpoint. It is a perfect spot for those who want to get drowned in the beauty of Mother Nature as from these hills one can have encompassing views on Kathmandu Valley and Himalayas alluring anyone who craves for seeing entire Nepal from this slope.
History of Chandragiri Hill
This was a period amid 2007 at the slopes of Chobar when Mr. Chandra Dhakal shared his vision to his sibling and his group with respect to a setup of an incorporated visitor site in Kathmandu, which would make incalculable recollections for many Nepali families. This vision of his would forget no one—a fun park that would consolidate extraordinary retail and nourishment outlets, energizing play zones for kids, and a social and recorded involvement inside the delightful valley of Kathmandu. His group began on to make his vision a reality and hunt for the spot started. Following two years of extreme pursuit, the slope of Chandragiri was viewed as a perfect spot for setting up the project.
Much motivated from the Genting Highlands of Malaysia, on 29th July 2009, when Mr. Dhakal returned back, he alongside his group enlisted an organization named Kathmandu Fun Park Pvt. Ltd at the workplace of the organization enlistment center. Further on ninth March 2010, this organization was enrolled with the Department of Industry, as an eco-the travel industry. Under the initiative of Mr. Dhakal, Kathmandu Fun Park Pvt. Ltd was relied upon to make a city out of the city. The thought was to assemble a multifaceted visitor goal, focusing on all age gatherings—using predominant innovation and giving the administration of ideal quality. It would be an affair that guests wouldn't overlook for quite a long time to come!
On eleventh July 2010, this task was perceived as National need venture from the National Planning Commission. On seventh September 2011, 36 hector of land was leasehold from the Government of Nepal for a long time. This cleared a path for a definite techno monetary achievability examine by Mahindra dated eighth June 2012. In the end, on fifth September 2012, the ecological effect evaluation (EIA) consider a report by Ness was affirmed by the Nepal Government.
On fourteenth June 2013, the agreement for building the link vehicle framework was granted to the world heads in link vehicle producing Austrian organization, Doppelmayr. On eighteenth August 2013, the agreement for building up the task configuration was granted to a neighborhood counseling firm named Design Cell. The nitty-gritty investigation and survey of the groundbreaking strategy for the undertaking were then directed by global topical diversion plan and development Australian organization named Sanderson Group situated in Malaysia which has done its cooperation with names like Disney, Universal Studios, DreamWorks, Nickelodeon and Fox Studios.
Since the enlistment, the task group embraced overwhelming diligent work, arranging and planning the design all while getting consents from the 22 pertinent government specialists. At long last on eighteenth April 2014, the group's diligent work brought about the development of the venture. The last venture of US$ 40 Million was enrolled and work initiated on the 36 hectares of rented land.
On sixteenth July 2014, the organization was changed to open restricted organization. On 2015, contractual workers got things started and the development was in progress. Eleven towers were worked along the 2.5 km stretch of wild, with a lofty height of 1,000 meters from the base station to the best. The distinctive areas of the towers were carried and gathered. Not long after the towers were erect, they were tried by the two disastrous quakes of April 2015, the two of which left the development solid.
On sixteenth May 2016, the venture was rechristened to Chandragiri Hills Ltd. Work advanced quickly and before the finish of July 2016, the link vehicle establishment and the development of the leaving zones, the base, and best stations, see tower, eateries and bar and the dazzling Bhaleshwar Temple was completed.
On eighth August 2016, a delicate opening of Chandragiri Hills Ltd was sorted out. This was before long pursued by an occasion initiation function on fifteenth December 2016 when the Rt. Hon'ble Prime Minister of Nepal Mr. Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' authoritatively initiated Chandragiri Hills Ltd. On 24th September 2017, turned into another memorable day for Chandragiri Hills Ltd, just as the nation, when Rt. Respectable President of Nepal, Mrs. Bidhya Devi Bhandari disclosed the statue of King Prithvi Narayan Shah.
In only a couple of years, Chandragiri Hills Ltd has turned out to be a standout amongst the most visited retreat destinations in the nation. With exercises to engage and divert visitors of all age gatherings, the area presently remains as a definitive fun goal. Be that as it may, the undertaking has no goals of halting just there. Before the finish of 2018, a 100-room boutique resort, an experience park including two, 900 meters, and a characteristic history presentation display, investigating the bio-decent variety and the earth of the territory will be initiated.
Today, Dhakal siblings and their group's dream venture is a reality that genuinely is for everybody!
Things to see in Chandragiri Hills
Chandragiri Hills is an excellent viewpoint inside Kathmandu valley to see the beautiful Himalayan extents and the Kathmandu valley. Over the slopes, there is a sanctuary of Shiva (God), which is one of the greatest places of worship for Hindu individuals. Numerous individuals who pursue the Hinduism they visit these spots to love God Shiva.
Chandragiri isn't well known for the sanctuary yet it's renowned for the all-encompassing mountains see like Ganesh, Manaslu, Langtang, Dorje Lakpa, Jugal Himal and other mountain tops. One can go for trekking where one can have the panoramic mountain view of all these mountain tops.
Another major attraction of this spot is to ride a Cable car which takes approximately 9 minutes to reach to the top of Chandragiri hills top station from where one can appreciate the scenic beauty of the woods, vegetation, and greenery. Apart from that, a half day visit to Chandragiri hill through the cable car is perfect for everyone.
We at Outfitter Nepal Treks and Expedition offers day tour to Chandragiri hill with the Cable car so, contact us for the cost and booking.