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THANKOT CHITLANG INDRASAROVAR LAKE HIKING

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Price$120 Per Person.

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THANKOT CHITLANG INDRASAROVAR LAKE HIKING

Hiking Duration: 1 day

Region of Hike: Kathmandu valley

Maximum Altitude: 2250m Chandragiri pass

Hiking Grade: Easy

Food: included

Accommodation: not included

Starting and Ending Point: Thankot/ Kulekhani

Maximum walking: 8 hours

Transportation: Private transportation

Drive to Thankot then Godam village from Kathmandu, hiking uphill journey reaching Chandragiri pass (2250m), passing through rhododendron forests, birds chirping and Kathmandu view. On a clear weather Himalayas range in the north is a great view. Walking downhill will reach Chitlang village which has nice homestay, temples, and Chaityas. The trail follows to Markhu village a typical Newari village, then to Indrasarowar and drive back to Kathmandu via Pharping.

The route was the main ancient route with historical importance and was a gateway towards the southern plain of Nepal before the opening of Prithivi Highway.

The entire hiking duration for Thankot, Chitlang - Indrasarovar Lake (Kulekhani) will be for 8 hours.  We need to start our journey from Kathmandu at 6:30 am and we will be back in Kathmandu (at your hotel) at 6:00 pm.  A couple of hours takes to reach and back from hiking starting and ending points.

ITINERARY

Thankot - Chitlang - Indrasarovar Lake hike itinerary:

06:30am: Pickup at Hotel, drive to Thankot (15 kms, 35 minutes)

07:10am:  Start hiking from Thankot to Chitlang, Lunch will be taken en route to hike.

02:30pm: Hike down to Indrasarovar Lake . From Chitlang it will take 2 hours leisure walk to reach the Lake.

04:30pm: Drive back to Kathmandu, Kulekhani to Kathmandu distance is 45 Kms which will take 1:30 hours to reach Kathmandu.

Note: We suggest you to take packed lunch from Kathmandu.

Trip cost: USD $120 per person

Best of the hiking: Thankot - Chitlang – Indrasarovar lake hiking Pass through rhododendron forest and villages and ends at tranquil Lake Indrasarovar  is best nature walk with bird watching around Kathmandu.

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Ajaya Bajracharya

this is wonderful, experience trip


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