Asiana Treks

Kritipur Pharping Tour with Champadevi Hike

Duration
2 days
Max. Elevation
m
Group size
Min 1+
Level
EASY
Transportation
Private car/ van
Best Season
All year round
Accomodation
Luxury
Meals
B/L/D
Starts at/ Ends at
Kathmandu / Kathmandu
Trip Route

Highlights

    • Immerse yourself in the ancient streets of Kirtipur, adorned with traditional Newari architecture and historic temples.
    • Gazze the raw power of the Bagmati River carving through the rocky Chobhar Gorge.
    • Experience and observe traditional Hindu rituals at the Dakshinkali Temple, dedicated to the fearsome goddess Kali. 
    • Withness, tranquillity, and serenity in Hattiban, where you'll spend a peaceful night amidst nature. 
    • Embark on a memorable hike to the Champadevi with panoramic views of the Kathmandu Valley and a stunning backdrop of the Manaslu, Ganesh, Langtang Gyanchanpo, Dorje Lakpa, and Gaurishanker mountain ranges. 
    • Explore picturesque forests and charming villages with friendly local and scenic trails and stunning natural landscapes of the Kathmandu Valley.
    • Find moments of tranquillity, reflection, and relaxation throughout the tour overnight stay in Hattiban.

Overview

Overview

This two-day tour and hiking trip Kritipur, Chobhar, Pharping, Dashinkali, and Champadevi Tour and Hiking adventure in the Kathmandu Valley offers a perfect blend of cultural immersion, natural beauty, and serenity. From the historic ancient Newari town streets of Kirtipur, a legendary rocky gorge Chobhar and Adhinath temple as well as Taudaha, the lake that is home to Sherpant god Naga, and Asia's second and Nepal's first power station, nearby Asuracave of the Padmasambhava and sheesh Narayan temple to the spiritual energy, and one of the most revered Spot of Dakshinkali and the majestic views from Champadevi, this journey promises a memorable and enriching experience. So, pack your bags, lace up your hiking boots, and prepare for an incredible exploration of Nepal's hidden gems trip designed by Asiana Treks and Tours.
If you're seeking an unforgettable adventure that combines cultural exploration, stunning natural landscapes, Himalayan Vista, and a serene overnight stay at Hatiban retreat, then the two-day tour to Kirtipur, Chobhar, Dakshinkali, and Hattiban, followed by a day hike to Champadevi, is the perfect choice. This enriching journey provides a taste of Nepal's rich heritage, breathtaking vistas, and a chance to immerse yourself in the tranquil beauty of the Kathmandu Valley.

Trip Itinerary

In the Morning - Start Your adventure begins with a visit to Kirtipur, a historic hilltop town located just southwest of Kathmandu. Kirtipur offers a glimpse into Nepal's past, with its narrow lanes, ancient temples, and well-preserved Newari architecture. Highlights of your visit include the Bagh Bhairab Temple, Uma Maheshwari Temple, and the awe-inspiring Chilancho Stupa. Stroll through its charming streets and interact with the friendly locals to understand Nepal's rich culture. After Kirtipur, the journey continues to Chobhar Gorge. Chovar is a significant point in the history of Nepal. Legend says that the Chovar Gorge was cut by Manju Shree and drained valley water for human settlements. Here, you'll witness the mighty Bagmati River carving through the rocky terrain. The Chobhar Gorge is also home to the Adinath Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva. Take a moment to enjoy the spiritual ambiance and capture some breathtaking photos of this natural wonder. Next, visit the Dakshinkali Temple, dedicated to the fearsome goddess Kali. It is a significant pilgrimage site for Hindus, and you'll have the opportunity to observe traditional rituals and soak in the spiritual atmosphere. Nearby the temple, picturesque forests are home to diverse flora and fauna, adding to the area's natural beauty. End of the day, head to Hattiban, a serene retreat for an overnight stay nestled amidst tranquil surroundings. Your accommodation offers a peaceful escape from the bustling city. Relax and unwind while savouring a delicious dinner and gazing at the stars. Wake up to the harmonious sounds of nature and enjoy a serene start to your second day.

Start your day with a hearty breakfast and gear up for a day of Hiking into the wilderness. Champadevi, also known as the "Hill of Meditation," is your destination. The hike to Champadevi is a moderate trek that takes you through lush Pine and oak forests, charming villages, and picturesque trails. As you ascend, you'll be mesmerized by panoramic views of the Kathmandu Valley and the stunning peaks of Manaslu, Ganesh, Langtang Gyanchanpo, Dorje Lakpa, and Gaurishanker. Upon reaching the summit of Champadevi, soak in the tranquility, and The breathtaking 360-degree view from the top provides a unique perspective of the Kathmandu Valley and the surrounding Himalayan peaks. It is a moment of pure serenity and awe. Descend from Champadevi, taking a different route to explore more natural beauty and local life. As you return to Kathmandu, you'll carry unforgettable memories, a sense of achievement, and a fresh respect for the serenity and grandeur of Nepal.

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Includes

    • Picks up and transfers to where you are staying in Kathmandu.
    • Sightseeing in Kritipur, Chobhar, Taudaha, Shesh Narayan Temple Padmashambhav Cave and Dashyankali.
    • All of the necessary ground transportation is mentioned in the Itinerary.
    • One Breakfast, two lunches, and one dinner are included. 
    • Meals, accommodation, transportation, equipment, and guide salary.
    • Hattiban resort is provided during the tour on a twin-sharing basis.
    • Applicable government taxes (13% VAT and 10% tourism service charges)

Doesn't Include

    • Nepal entry visa and Travel/Medical insurance.
    • Snacks and drinks during the tour.
    • Optional trips that are which is not specified in the Itinerary.
    • Necessary sightseeing entrance fee if needed.
    • Personal nature equipment and Donation to the local organization.
    • Gratitude to Guide and Driver.

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