Champadevi Hiking 2278m: 6 hr hiking

Hiking

Champadevi 2278m is 3rd highest hill in Kathmandu valley which is situated in Kirtipur – a south/ west side. It is Holy Mountain where as temple of Champa Mai established on the top. Ever, 1st of Baishak during Nepali New year people hike to reach the top and worship the goddess Champadevi for wishing a blissful year ahead. There has a magnificent view of Kathmandu valley in eastern side with gigantic Mountains like Ganesh Himal 7,422 m (24,350 ft), Langtang Ranges, and Gauri Shankar 7,134 m as well as bird eye view of Mr. Everest 8848 m through special binocular. This could be the best option those who have short time and staying in Kathmandu valley. One can reach to Chandarigiri Cable Car through Champadevi, a best option to hike and down through cable car. Another best option is camping at nearest hill Bhasmasur for night view of Kathmandu Valley as well as the stars and wild habitats.

Script by Nirgaman


OUTLINE ITINERARY
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu
Day 02: Free day in Kathmandu
Day 03: Kakani to Syabru Besi(1400m) / 8 hrs. drive
Day 04: Trek to Lama Hotel(2748m)
Day 05: Trek to Langtang Village (3500m) / 5hrs
Day 06: Trek to Kyangjin (3800m)/ 4hrs
Day 07: Acclimatization climb – ascend a small peak (4500m)
Day 08: Acclimatization climb- ascend Trseko ri (4980m)
Day 19: Base Camp(4987m) / 6 hrs
Day 10: BP Summit( 5,718m) / 14 hrs.
Day 11: Trek to Langtang Village
Day 12: Trek to Lama Hotel(2784m)
Day 13: Trek to Syabru Besi(1400m)
Day 14: Drive to Kathmandu / 9 hrs
Day 15: Depart Kathmandu