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.