Classic / Easy
January till May & October till December
From single person
Champadevi Day Hiking is an easy and enjoyable hike, hikers on a short tour that has the element of exotic atmosphere, spirituality, natural diversity, cultural diversity and religious harmony as well. Champadevi is itself a sacred destination where offerings are made to the goddess on various occasions.
Situated in eastern summit of the southwestern rim of the Kathmandu valley, Champadevi Hiking is an easy and enjoyable hike. Starting the hike at Pharping village on the way to the famous Dakshinkali Temple, a temple dedicated to goddess Kali, this hiking explores the lush greenery, the authentic lifestyle in the countryside. It will take about 2-3 hours to reach on top of ridge. Champadevi hill (2285m.) is also a pilgrimage site itself having Buddhist Stupa and Hindu Shrine on the top. Walking through the lush pine forest on well develop trail is really wonderful experience. Superb view of Langtang, Gauri Shankar, Jugal, Dorge Lakpa Himalayas are the major attraction of the hiking. Apart from it, we can observe the bustling Kathmandu city and spectacular village settlements from the top. There are several optional return routes; about the change route you can talk with your trek guide; and he is flexible.